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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

Exercise · homes · Outside · puppies · walking

Weekend Wanderings – Second Street of Beautiful homes

If you remember back to my first post of weekend wanderings, you know that I had seen another street that I had wanted to explore, but that I had also saved it for another day. That day had arrived.  The weather was decent and the dogs were willing, so we set off to explore. ru… Continue reading Weekend Wanderings – Second Street of Beautiful homes

gifts · knitting · sewing · workbasket

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