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Workbasket – Maid to Man

I have been busy, as I am sure you have been also.  There has been work, running, eating out, schoolwork, family, friends, teaching, puppies, yard work, etc. In between all of that life, I have found time for a few little projects.  Hopefully soon there will be more time for sewing room fun time, being… Continue reading Workbasket – Maid to Man

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Workbasket – progress despite illness

It doesn't need to be personal illness that may interfere with progress. It might be illness of a loved one.  Over the course of the last two weeks, I experienced some of each.  As I type, I am still experiencing personal illness (darn cold). Let me up date you on my progress up until today.  :D… Continue reading Workbasket – progress despite illness

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A Wonderfully Long Holiday Weekend

Saturday morning started with a 3 mile run at Riverfront Park.  The run ended near the carousel where a car show was setting up. It was a fun diversion before heading to Gladstone where DW purchased a new Triumph Tiger 1200. Below were some other cool looking Triumphs. After finishing the Carlton Wine Country 5K on… Continue reading A Wonderfully Long Holiday Weekend

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Workbasket – Layette progress and a new project

Now that I have finally finished DW's birthday quilt (from last year), I gave myself permission to start a new project.  I can share it with you here, because MIL & FIL both don't FB and/or read this blog.  So, knitting ladies, don't spill the beans! While on summer motorcycle trip, I snuck in a… Continue reading Workbasket – Layette progress and a new project

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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