Diamonds…I’ll Run For Diamonds

The day was a beautiful West Coast day. Cloudy and threating to rain. The mountains seemed so welcoming, yet you knew you shouldn’t hug it right away. The terrain wasn’t going to go easy on us, it was going to make us work for that finish line. It was the 1st ever Diamond Dash up at The Westin Bear Mountain Resort.

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DIY: Dying Pasta for Jewelry


Living on the West Coast, it rains, a lot. We do a lot of puddle jumping but sometimes you want to have a dry inside day.

My daughter LOVES playing with jewelry and she likes trying to make her own by pulling mine apart. The solution I came up with is this, pasta jewelry. I remember playing with this stuff as a kid in class. Counting it. Stringing it and making it into fancy necklaces.

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