Some Interesting Facts About Garnets

Garnet is found the world over, and though commonly known to be red, it is in fact found in a variety of colors and chemical formulas, each with its own set of spiritual properties. Legends and folklore place garnet among the most ancient of talismans. Read More …

Warm Up This Weekend With Some Fun Things to Do

Find the perfect things to do in Houston this weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Friday, January 19 to Sunday, January 21, 2018. Dine out for a good cause at Galveston Restaurant Week, shop directly from jewelry wholesalers, meet the cast of The Sandlot, Read More …

“I Have A Dream” Weekend of Things to Do

Find the perfect things to do in Houston MLK weekend with our Houston Weekend Guide for Friday, January 12 to MLK Day, Monday, January 15, 2018. Take advantage of your long weekend with MLK parades and celebrations, a Selena tribute concert, Galveston Restaurant Week, play Read More …

Where to Find Your Coin’s Mintmark

Locating a Mint Mark on Coins If you are looking for a mint mark on coins made in the United States before 1968, they are usually on the reverse. In 1968, however, the location was changed by the Mint Director to the obverse (front) side Read More …