Category Archives: General Info

Love with Actions – Kigali

In my continuing effort to help women in Rwanda, I’d like to take a minute to introduce you to a friend of mine, Gilbert. He and his wife Esther have created a foundation in Kigali called Love With Actions (LWA). … Continue reading

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Buranga Update

Well, it has been awhile since I last wrote. Somehow, seemingly while we are not looking, life happens, things change and time slips away. One thing that has not changed for me is my love for and support of the … Continue reading

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The Women of Buranga

As you may know, part of the joy I get out of making my creations with beads is to know that I’m also helping others. The paper beads I use in my designs are handmade by women in Rwanda, Africa. In … Continue reading

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Thinking Spring – with naturalscapes on Etsy

Yes, it’s snowing here again in Minnesota on May 3. But I am holding out hope that spring will eventually be here and we will have flowers blooming. In the meantime, I found some beautiful photos from a fellow Etsy … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Winter Wedding

I am excited to be able to share pictures of the jewelry I designed for my cousin’s wedding in December. Because it was winter, the bride chose to incorporate a silver snowflake charm in the necklace cluster, along with sparkling … Continue reading

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My First Magazine Article

Wow, it’s been awhile since I’ve posted. So much for my New Year’s resolution to do better with my blog! I was recently honored be featured in my first magazine article. Maple Grove Magazine published an article about me and … Continue reading

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Coming Soon – HandmadeMN 2012 Fall Market – October 27, 2012

Wow, time is really flying! I can’t believe that Halloween is only weeks away, and then it’s on to Thanksgiving and Christmas. I’m getting excited for the next craft show in my lineup for the fall and winter months. The HandmadeMN Market … Continue reading

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