Clear Quartz – What Is It And Crystal Quartz Properties

What Is Clear Quartz? What Is Clear Quartz? Facts about Quartz. By Ron Windred Clear Quartz is the most recognized type of crystal and what most people envision when the thought "Crystal" comes to mind. It is also known as Crystal Quartz and Rock Crystal and it is a...

Garnet The Many Colored Gemstone

Garnet - Its Not Just Red, It's A Many-Colored Gem By Chris Ralph What color is garnet close to? Garnet color: most people think of a dark red colored gemstone when they think of garnet, but garnet is actually a whole series of different gems. Beyond the well-known...

How to Cleanse Gemstone Necklaces

How to Cleanse Gemstone Necklaces By Isabelle Morton The clutter on her desk piles up, and eventually, she can't get anything done until she clears it away. This familiar scenario serves as a metaphor for healing rare gemstone necklaces and the need to effectively...

Hiking Gear Checklist

A Hiking Gear Checklist for Day HikingA Hiking Gear Checklist for Day Hiking By Col Heaney I was thinking today on what should be on a hiking gear checklist for hikers who are just starting out. With that in mind I created the list below as general guide to what you...

What Are Gemstones?

What Are Gemstones? By Clint King The word natural gemstone could mean a variety of things. I have seen fossilized marine life called a gemstone. A plain rock of copper and iron with pretty colors could also be considered a gemstone. As we can see, it is difficult to...

Gemstone Therapy Facts

Gemstone Therapy Today By Isabelle Morton For ages, natural gemstones have been used medicinally. Jade was thought to protect the kidneys, liver, spleen, and heart; beryl to cure eye injuries, and carnelian to purify the blood and relieve menstrual cramps. Yet the...

Top Ten Things To Do In Blue Ridge GA

So what are the top ten things to do in Blue Ridge? Searching Google for the top ten things to do in Blue Ridge will result in dozens of compilations by businesses, the Chamber of Commerce, Social Media etc. Most of these are purely marketing driven or even self...

Aska Adventure Area

The Aska Adventure Area - the heartbeat of Fannin County. The Aska Adventure Area is located a few miles out of the City of Blue Ridge, but it is still part of Fannin County. Riddled with hiking trails including large sections of theAppalachian Trail and of the Benton...

Amicalola Falls – Base Of The Appalachian Trail

Hiking Amicalola Falls .... In Georgia Near The Base Of The Appalachian Trail - The Hike Before The Hike! By Sarah M Frank When embarking on the over 2,100 mile trek of the Appalachian Trail, do not pass up the opportunity of a warm-up hike to Amicalola Falls. The...

Tiger’s Eye Healing Properties

The Benefits of Wearing Tiger's Eye Crystal By Sylvia Blach For those who believe there are healing powers, and a source of energy that lie in quartz and other stones the Tiger Eye crystal is a must have. You can purchase the Tiger's Eye crystal in many different...