Make Jewelry for a good cause!

The Corsage Project is a non-profit organisation with a mission: every girl who wants to go to prom, but can’t afford to do so, will be able to in style. BeadFX has been a champion of the Corsage project since 2005. Students are identified through confidential referrals from school guidance counselors, Children’s Aid, youth, or social workers. Girls who are referred are formally invited to attend a ‘Boutique Ball’ in May where, assisted by a personal shopper, they select a gown of their choice, and shoes and accessories to match. With your help, we want to do what we know …

Back from a week off

I’m back from a week off – I “went dark” – left the computer behind – didn’t check my email – stayed off Facebook. Went and immersed myself in my other life – the one with all the dogs in it. Sooooo – what have I got for you this week? uuuuuh. I have some great stories – not necessarily relevant or particularly politically correct. I could talk about aging parents and the responsibility that brings. Or the fear that in seeing them, you are looking into a mirror across time – seeing your own future and wondering how to …