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Workbasket – And a Little of That

Workbasket previously Where I was ~ Row 142 Where I am now ~ Row 3 Sigh. You may be asking yourself as to why anyone would keep doing this to themselves. I've wondered the same thing myself. Finishing this project is now a challenge that I mean to over come! As of October 1st, I… Continue reading Workbasket – And a Little of That

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Taji 100 – Mission Accomplished 2021

I successfully finished with 101.46 miles! It only took me 66 hours and 53 minutes. My challenges: sore musclesvery sore Achilles tendoncold weatherwet weathericy weatherlots of tree debrispersonal tantrumslack of motivationfeeling sorry for myselfshort day light hoursthe amount of miles that had to be run each day that I was available to runsick to death… Continue reading Taji 100 – Mission Accomplished 2021

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Taji 100 Challenge

This is my 3rd year participating in the Taji 100 Challenge. I found out about it because of my association/membership in Team Red White & Blue (RWB). The links have more interesting and thorough descriptions. Very quick explanation is to do (run/walk) 100 miles in the month of February (the shortest month of the year).… Continue reading Taji 100 Challenge

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2020 Review

This year has been so much more than our makes. So many challenges to so many people, all over the world. At the risk of sounding shallow and self centered, I'd like to go over my accomplishments from this year: Mending: Abused Shopping bag, andReplaced buttons on G.son's sweaterMy & Pixie's blanketCo-worker's coat seamHemmed jeans… Continue reading 2020 Review

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A Story of Lip Balm

A couple of weeks ago I was invited to go with a friend and her husband out to dinner followed by the modern dance performance of Rinne Harris Funkedified. (NOTE: this was before Covid-19 had reared it's ugly head) Dinner was at Hot Pot City, a Taiwanese restaurant in Downtown Portland.  I hadn't been to… Continue reading A Story of Lip Balm