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Spiritual Gemstones And Their Meanings

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Many people, including myself as of recent, turn to crystals for their healing properties. I'm a firm believer that gemstones and crystals are full of elemental energy. These precious stones help channel our true intentions and when placed in certain areas of the body, can provide mental and physical benefits. I personally use my crystals when I need to create alignment and balance within my body's energy field. I keep two jade stones in my office for focus and to help reduce stress. I recently went to a cool shop along the beach in Monterey, CA. There were crystals and gemstones everywhere and I was so overwhelmed. I picked a few that stood out to me and decided to study what their meaning and intentions were. Amethyst This is one of my favorites aesthetically. Amethyst is a spiritual healing stone widely used in meditation. It can help reduce anxiety, protect against fear, instill calmness and alleviate feelings of guilt. Amethyst stones tend to be lilac or purple in color. H

Impressive Brunch Ideas For Guests

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Brunch means a combination of breakfast, lunch, and mimosas. I love hosting and attending a brunch, which doesn't have to be saved just for the holidays. If you're tired of serving basic deviled eggs or bagels and cream cheese look no further. These elevated brunch recipes are easy and can be made the night before giving you more time to spend with your family and friends.  1. Tater Tot Breakfast Casserole         (Photo credit: Greg Dupree) This breakfast casserole is fun for all ages and uses tater tots in place of your typical hash browns. The chopped jalapeno gives it the right amount of kick.  Ingredients: 1 32oz. bag frozen tater tots 1 lb. hot or mild breakfast sausage 1 yellow onion, chopped 12 large eggs 1/2 cup whole milk 1 red bell pepper, chopped 1 tbsp. hot sauce (your choice) Salt and pepper to taste 2 cups Colby-Jack cheese blend divided 1 jalapeno sliced How To Make It: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large skillet, cook the sausage over medium-high heat. B