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Finding a diamond in the rough

How my team at Greenough helped shape and tell the story of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History’s 150th anniversary

On the occasion of its 150th anniversary, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History sought to do two things: 1) To change the perception that natural history museums have remained unchanged and stuck in the past since their founding; and 2) To present itself as the preeminent museum for gems and minerals with the opening of a new, state-of-the-art gem and mineral gallery, David Friend Hall. 541 more words


Luminous Earth: a watercolor

Dearest readers,

Our bodies are made of simple Earth minerals, crystals (silica), carbon, iron, yet we are the most complex technology existing on our planet. We hold such reverence for electronics, western medicine, and other scientific discoveries, yet our own human capabilities far outstrip these primitive efforts at understanding the body and the universe. 186 more words

BareMinerals Original Foundation

I’m not sure if I’ve ever talked about the Bare Minerals original foundation before, but I’m going to do it now whether or not I have. 189 more words


Avocado lime sauce

1 avocado,
Juice of 1 large lime,
Hand full of coriander,
2 glugs of extra virgin olive oil,
Half of a red chilli.

Blend all of the ingredients into a smooth paste, adding a little water if needed. 59 more words


Symptoms of the Lack of . . .

Today’s Daily Prompt is Symptom.

I have a book that I treasure, one that includes a list of vitamins and minerals and has a list of symptoms that can indicate what vitamin or mineral is missing in their daily health regime. 482 more words

Spring 2017 Gem Show Photos

The Spring 2017 Gem and Mineral Show was very successful. The parking lot was filled to capacity and we made over $3000 for the scholarship fund. 267 more words


Mothers day Cacao Quinoa bites

Cacao powder,
Quinoa puffs,
Coconut oil,
Almond butter,
Sunflower seeds,
Pumpkin seeds,

Warm the ingredients in a pan and mix together thoroughly. Next roll the mixture into small balls or place into a dish to be cut up once chilled in the fridge. 43 more words