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Ugly On the Outside

“what does this look like—a clod of dirt, maybe?

but if you crack it open,

there’s crystals inside.

see, people are like that:

they might appear ugly or worthless, 70 more words


Geode Cake

A talented baker made this geode layer cake with fondant for the layers and a rock candy geode surrounded by gold and silver leaf. I am very impressed with the banding in the geode. 73 more words


DIY: Geode Bottle Stoppers - Cupcakes & Cashmere

Cute bottle stoppers, using geodes.

A geode by the way, is a small collection of crystals that form inside cavities in rocks. They come in some amazing colours. 37 more words


Back To The Rock Shop?

by Kimberly A. Cook                     (Twitter@  WarriorTales)

A great joy of my recent vacation was sharing the Richardson Rock Shop and Ranch with my Mom. She’d heard the stories and seen some pictures, but it’s not the same as being there. 422 more words

Warrior Tales

Gourmet Chocolate Truffles

B&B is proud to showcase a new line of handcrafted chocolates and truffles! Follow @birchandblackberry on Instagram to view the new line! Here is a sneak peak at the Geode line.

How to Hunt for Geodes

Before you can start scouring the ground for geodes, you need to be sure you are looking in the right place. There are geodes throughout the world, but they are most commonly located in deserts, volcanic ash beds, and areas rich in limestone. 22 more words


Spring 2016 Show Photos

I took way too many photos at the show and most of them were interesting, making it difficult to write this post. Without further ado, here are the highlights from the Spring 2016 Gem and Mineral Show. 274 more words