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Workbasket – Easter sweaters FINALLY finished

Hello again!  I finally finished the sweaters about 2 weeks ago, but with being on a motorcycle (posts coming soon, I hope) vacation, it didn't leave much time to show you.  I really did get my monies worth from this yarn.  I knit and frogged , knit and frogged, up to four times for one… Continue reading Workbasket – Easter sweaters FINALLY finished

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Workbasket – Welcome back

Welcome back to you... and to me.  Last week I travelled with my sister and my youngest niece to Nevada to visit our father (niece's grandfather) for Father's Day.  Papa & Becky have a lovely home in Pahrump.  They made us feel very welcome.  They also have Pixie's first born puppy, Sookie. He is the… Continue reading Workbasket – Welcome back

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2019 – Disney Trip – Third Day

Today I headed out without Son and his family because G.son #2 had been up in the middle of the night with DIL.  I figured that they needed to get a little more sleep.  I left a note. I hung out with my sister and her group. This day was overcast and a little cold, eventually… Continue reading 2019 – Disney Trip – Third Day

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2019 – Disney trip – First Day

This trip has been in the planning stages since around 2007. We got serious about the planning last year. Today was the culmination of all the planning. Myself, my son, his wife, G. Sons #1 & #2, my sister, her husband, her two daughters, their partners, grandkids #1-#7, my brother, his wife, his two boys… Continue reading 2019 – Disney trip – First Day

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Workbasket – No idle hands here…

Christmas isn't over until the last Christmas project has been completed.  Some years ago, I asked my boss and friend BP to teach me to knit so I could make a sweater for my bf as a Christmas gift.  After 2 wash clothes and 1 simple lace shawl, I printed out several sweater patterns and… Continue reading Workbasket – No idle hands here…