How Wake got its name!


How Wake got its name!   While wrestling with many decisions surrounding the opening of the Foot Sanctuary, there was one decision that came rather easily….the name. My husband and I had been haunted by this idea for the business for several years and when we decided to take the plunge there was a laundry […]

Fashion with Purpose


Fashion with Purpose What’s the old adage? “Give a man a fish you feed him for one day, teach a man to fish and you feed him for life.” Can jewelry be used to feed someone for life? Purpose jewelry is a brand whose makers are survivors of modern-day slavery. In 2007 iSanctuary was created […]

Spotlight on Chamomile and Lavender


Chamomile is actually the name given to several daisy-like plants in the Asteraceae family. They are commonly used medicinally to make herb infusions. According to Wikipedia, Chamomile preparations have been known to treat hay fever, inflammation, muscle spasm, menstrual disorders, insomnia, ulcers, gastrointestinal disorder, and hemorrhoids. Chamomile is most commonly found in the form of […]