Signing Hearts

We recently learned about a practice of wedding guests signing stones instead of a guest book. The bridge and groom can keep the stones in a pretty bowl and treasure them forever. You probably already knew about this. I'm a little out of the loop.We have a beautiful alternative to offer: Signing Hearts. They provide a little more writing area than a stone would, and the marker will adhere wel…

The Serenity Prayer

The Serenity PrayerGod grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,Courage to change the things I can,And the wisdom to know the difference.My mother taught me the Serenity Prayer when I was about fourteen years old. She would get frustrated with me thinking I could change the world single-handedly. I doubt knowing about the Serenity Prayer at that age made a lot of difference or ca…

Wedding Stones- How we determined the sayings.

Weddings are just as much about families as they are about romance. Our new wedding stones were created with an intention to celebrate the family. The assortment of 24 contains four each of the following six words or phrases on our exquisite Sea Stones:Love FamilyJoyHappinessXOXOXOConsider Yourself HuggedThey are offered in six colorways: light blue, teal, white, red, lilac and peach (wo…

Crazy Things People Have Believed

Here's some things that people really believed in the past, and maybe some still do:Having your picture taken steals your soul.That smoking is good for your digestion.If you swallow gum, it will take seven years to digest.That it's OK to pay women less than men for the same work. (79 cents on the dollar)That if a girl used her brain too much, she wouldn't be able to have babies later.The ear…

Learning to Ski

I love New Year's Day. I love to make plans, evaluate the past year and map out the year to come. It's a reflective and really creative time. This year has been so full (and crazy) I decided that it was like one long ski trip.The first quarter was like planning the trip. I signed up for a new kind of trade show, thought about new products, partnered with our graphic designer for retail packag…

Sea Stone Expansion

One of the best things that have happened at Lifeforce Glass is discovering Sea Stones. We can transform our shiny glass stones into sea glass stones by recreating the action of the sea, with water and sand. It only takes a couple of hours. We then polish them to bring out the translucence of them. Not only are they really beautiful, now that we've had them for a year and a half it's become appare…