Mala Bracelets

I’ve always loved these gemstone bead braclets. In High School I had a few that I wore, purchased based on their “gemstone meaning.” After awhile, the strings broke and I didn’t realize for years that you can buy the materials to restring them! Of course, after all of that time I’d lost some of the […]

Ottawa BeaverTails

When traveling to Ottawa, or hosting tourists, one thing always gets mentioned: “Make sure to get a BeaverTail!” Their history goes back to the late 70’s, and with current fans including Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton, it’s no wonder they have a reputation. The BeaverTail is a Canadian dessert icon, so it makes sense that the […]