As the founder and designer of SariBlue, an earthy, everyday-wear jewelry collection centered on the power and theory of the evil eye, I’m sure it’s no surprise that I have an innate fascination with symbolism, superstitions, and history. My personal quest for a greater connection to my own culture, and my basic inquisitive nature, led me down many paths of exploration. What I found was that most cultures use an amulet or talisman to help ward off evil. Many cultures also develop an affinity ... Continue Reading
Here are five fascinating and culturally connected icons in jewelry that are deeply rooted in history.
Learn how to effectively teach your child manners from a young age.
As parents, we have all been there. We've reminded our child, for what seems like hundreds of times, to remove their elbows from the dinner table. We've felt embarrassment creep up our face while watching our child throwing a temper tantrum at the front of a crowded grocery store. We've felt the evil eye scrutiny from the mother of the child whose toys your child just stole away from him. So, how do we get our children to understand that manners are not just important, but something that should ... Continue Reading