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Having Cool Neighbours Rocks!

There is not a lot of knitting going on.  The muscles in my left shoulder (the hand and arm I use to hold my needle) seized up on me and gave me a tension headache.  Fortunately, the girl I see … Continue reading

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Book Review: East of Eden

I’ve read East of Eden before and went back to re-read it a couple of weeks ago.  This is a multi-layered story, rather like an onion.  At first it is presented as a history of the Salinas Valley, CA and … Continue reading

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Ugh!

After a beautiful weekend last week, sunny, 75ish, no little humidity, True to form Oregon turned absolutely craptacular again.  It’s rainy and about 55.  Ugh.  I havent been able to get my plants out yet because it’s been too cold.  … Continue reading

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It’s 4/20, or I heart Willie Nelson

It’s the 20th of April, or 4/20.  There are many reasons why I love Willie Nelson, but today, this seems the most appropriate.  My favourite bit is when Willie Nelson talks to Larry King about how to use a vaporizer.

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English Weakness

This might make me a geek but I dont care.  There are some things about the English language that I love and have weakness for.  Onomatopoeia, palindromes, and today’s favourite alleritation.  This is one of the best, most clever uses … Continue reading

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Dear Great Weather Machine

Dear Great Weather Machine, also known as the Pacific Ocean, Before I get started, I want to let you know that it’s not you, it’s me. I know we had more than our fair share of lovely, sunny, warm, weather … Continue reading

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Yea!

I found this at the grocery store today It says “Y is for Yarn”!  When I saw it, I couldnt resist.

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