December 6, 2017

Even though December has a handful of birthstones,the main three that have been celebrated for hundreds of years are Turquoise,Blue Zircon and Tanzanite. The best part of these dazzling birthstones is that all three of them are available here at the Emerald Hollow Mine...

December 4, 2017

You would think that summer would be the ideal time to dig,and to some degree it is. However,if you are a rock hound or geologist or seasoned Snowbird (outdoor adventurist 24/7) from the South East US then you know how brutal the summers can be! Winter is actually a fa...

With the Armistice of Compiègne, after the French location in which it was signed, the First World War ended November 11, 1918. World War I., fueled by technological innovations and the industrial revolution,  was a conflict as never experienced before by humanity. Lar...

December 4, 2017


Birthstones originated around 1912 and since then have been altered and changed with the times.

Although this time of year is strongly associated with holiday hues of red,green,silver and gold,those with December birthdays have far more color options when it comes to D...