Our deepest gratitude to Marla Blomquist of Arizona Jewish Life Magazine for such an amazing job of capturing the Tree of Life Movement in this beautiful article.
Who knew that a spiritual design on a pendant could launch a global movement?
Seven years ago, jewelry designer Scott Berger created a pendant for his wife, Marla, as a gift to celebrate their 21st wedding anniversary. Embossed on the front is the tree of life and engraved on the back are the names of their four children in Hebrew, along with the number 21.
“Marla said that was the most beautiful gift I had ever given her, not because of the jewelry but because of the spiritual meaning of it and that she got to wear all four of our kids close to her heart. And then she said, ‘That’s it!’ ” Scott recalls. Read more ->