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How To Grow Gorgeous Geodes With Kids

Ever been on a walk or to the playground and come home with no souvenirs? Yea, me neither! My kids love to find ‘treasures’ when they are out and about. 743 more words


Crystals are an interesting mineral – I don’t assign any specific metaphysical properties to them while acknowledging their magical properties though there are those who do. 766 more words

How to make Geodes

We have this lovely book all about rocks. A rock is lively by Diana Hutts Aston. It’s all about the ingredients that make up rocks. It has some beautiful pictures in it, in an attempt to recreate some of this beauty we made some Geodes.  109 more words


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Chocolate Sugar Crystal Geodes

A friend of my tipped me off to this and it’s absolutely incredible!  Students, Abby Wilcox and Alex Yeatts, of the Culinary Institute of America created gigantic chocolate sugar geodes with coloured sugar crystals, or rock candy inside. 107 more words



Rocks are kind of a trip, some hard and strong others light and easily broken, some smooth and some rough.

I had a little one ask me once as we were skipping rocks across the water where rocks came from? 237 more words

Laura Moriarty: Wax Geodes

“Self-taught artist Laura Moriarty‘s sculptural paintings appear like long lost geodes, geological mysteries layered with multi-colored rings. The asymmetrical pieces reference the earth not only in their appearance but also their process, as Moriarty heats and cools pigmented beeswax is a way that references erosion, weathering, and subduction. 66 more words