Santa is Making His List – on a Sand Dollar

Christmas in Florida meant decorating with some cute, tropical type ornaments. Craft fairs in Fall always had sand dollar ornaments, like the one pictured, with all sorts of images added. This one has a little button on the back that used to play music. I must have purchased this one about 20 years ago and…

Types of Sand Dollars

Because I have a few big sand dollars myself, I will include pictures of the ones in my collection to highlight the different types of sand dollars you may find while beach-combing. I have three whole sand dollars, although the little one is slightly broken.  We may call them shells, but they are not.  They…