Monthly Archives: June 2007

Brights and Blue Granny Patch Blankie

This small afghan is 72 granny squares crocheted with a size I hook, from 100% acrylic 4-ply yarn. click to embiggen Most of the yarn was previously owned by Rachel, with the blue coming from my stash. I was asked … Continue reading

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Must be Strong Now

Woo Hoo!  I was able to give blood to the Red Cross today! There is a new system for measuring the contents, so my iron was 12.6.  Even at a 12.5 I would be able—both fall within the old number … Continue reading

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Shredding into the Future

a pile of credit card offers, all cut into pieces Today, I kept the shredder quite busy. two days ago, those bins were full of quilt material yesterday, I donated a basket of fabrics to the Mennonite Women’s group at … Continue reading

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Busy without actually working

Taking a break from the clearing of the Study Room. Time for the dust to settle, while I type a bit. Yes, indeedy, much of yesterday, I was pulling boxes of fabric out of the closet, looking over papers and … Continue reading

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Change is Fast, if it’s not Slow

My car hasn’t moved since Tuesday, when I brought home $63 worth of groceries from Kroger. This isn’t to say it is broken, or that I am housebound. No, indeed, it means I’ve been doing errands on my bicycle. Husband … Continue reading

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Pinks with lime Blankie

Today is a real blah day for me.  I’m not sure why, maybe because the summer job search is proving difficult (No, I really don’t want to use up my time by taking items from a box and arranging them … Continue reading

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from the top of the stairs

There was a Retirement Reception for a Dean at the CoB. If you folks thought my 6 miles on the bicycle was reason for cheering, I’m glad you are here for the effort it took for me to climb all … Continue reading

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Recent Random Photos

from my trip MF stadium building Names of Donors brother at Cabela’s these were taken by Husband We walked up an incline near the drainage ditch and came out in the middle of the four lane.  I think it’s highway … Continue reading

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Another Birthday for Me

Saturday evening was most lovely, weatherwise, corn is kneehigh by the 4th of July so Husband and I decided to go out riding our bicycles on the Constitution Trail. Yesterday was my birthday, and I can tell ya from experience, … Continue reading

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Ohio Trip—the Weekend

When my son Chris went back to Ohio with me last year, he mentioned that it seems I make the trip mainly to please my mom, what with the Alumni Banquet, and all the relatives, and whatever is going on … Continue reading

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