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Baby Blanket – Velvet Basket Weave pattern

Many months ago I heard from a co-worker that His son was to have a son of his own.  I got started on a knitted baby blanket to welcome this coming little one.  That day I had to go to a local yarn store for something else and saw a light blue-grey yarn called "velvet".  I knew… Continue reading Baby Blanket – Velvet Basket Weave pattern

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2018 Year End Review…

It is the end of the year and I survived.  This hasn't been my toughest year, but it tried to be in the running.  This blog started in March, so it isn't even a full year to review. Which is OK because my life has been fractured enough that I haven't been able to work… Continue reading 2018 Year End Review…

eating · Exercise · motorcycles · vacation

Ride Report – Day 3 – Sept.6, 2018

In our attempt to find a place to stay the night before, we missed a turn and went into the "old" town part of Red Bluff.  During the turning around and going back process, we passed a possible coffee location and an interesting breakfast option. So, our day began with a lovely walk to breakfast,… Continue reading Ride Report – Day 3 – Sept.6, 2018