Sunday, October 31, 2010
The original birthstone for the month of November is the Imperial Topaz, which is very similar in color to Citrine. Because Imperial Topaz is very rare, and expensive, most people choose to use the more affordable Citrine for their birthstone in November.
Saturday, October 30, 2010
The winner is Beth. My daughter drew her name out of the lucky pumpkin just a couple of minutes ago. Beth has been contacted and has 48 hours to respond. Should she not claim her prize a new name will be drawn. Thank you to all who entered, and congrats to Beth. If you would like to enter a giveaway that ends today you can visit my Homeschool Blog. I am giving away a membership to a website that has all free and fun, educational, group, tons of themed games. It ends today and no one has entered yet so hurry and enter.
Sunday, October 17, 2010
Where is everyone? I am giving away a free ring, and no one has entered. That is odd. The post to enter is below this post. You still have plenty of time to enter, and no entries yet. This is a special for my blog only, so hurry and get your entry in.
Saturday, October 9, 2010
It is October, and as you can see my blog has a pink theme for Breast Cancer awareness. So I am also going to give away some pink jewelry. This ring is a size 6, sterling silver, band ring featuring one hot pink Tourmaline, and two White Topaz gemstones. It has a total carat wt of 1/3 ct. There are very specific rules, and they must all be met in order for your entry to be legit. This is a sticky post and will remain until the end of the contest on October 30, 2010 at 8PM Eastern time. The drawing will be on October 31st. All entries will be placed in a pumpkin, and one of my children will draw the winning name. Everyone has an equal fair shot to win. Now for the rules:
1- You must live in the US, or Canada.
2- You must be a fan of my new Facebook page Melissas Menagerie of Stuff the box is right in the left hand column of this blog, just click like, be sure you are signed into Facebook, then leave me a comment telling me your username. I started this page for a very specific reason, and I am looking for fans.
3- You must post this contest link on Twitter, then comment with a link to the tweet
4- You must post this contest link, with a short post as to why you want to win this ring on your blog, then leave me the link to the post. If you do not have a blog please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org before entering the contest.
All four of these must be met for your entry to be valid. If you have any questions please email me at the email address listed, or leave me a comment. Good luck to all who enter, one lucky winner will be very happy.
Thursday, October 7, 2010
Glowing Fall ColorsMy beautiful Citrine stud earrings have been featured in this lovely Fall Treasury. If you have a couple minutes check out all these lovely items everyone is selling. To view the treasury on Etsy click right here.
Monday, October 4, 2010
Hey all you October babies your birthstone in is the beautiful Opal. But did you know Opals can be pink? If you were born in October or just love Opals then you need to learn about all natural Peruvian Pink Opals. They are so feminine and lovely.