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About sleepycathollow

I'm Michelle and live in Northern Nevada ~ beautiful mix of high desert and the Sierra. While I work at the University, I'd rather garden, cook, craft and make quilts. :)

Wordless Wednesday ~ Verdi, Nevada

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Double Irish Chain Quilt ~ Fundraiser for NNGH

My sister, who is a member of the Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters , asked me if I had a quilt that I would donate for their group fundraiser. Since they are holding a fundraiser for the historic Fourth Ward School … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup ~ 22 September 2014

Depending on which ever way the wind blows, our days here in the Truckee Meadows either start off looking like this: Or, yesterday’s sunrise pre-settling of smoke: As of this morning, the King fire has burnt 87,592 acres and is … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday ~ 3 September 2014

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Rant – Sierra Adventures in Reno, Nevada

Ok…going to take a few moments and bitch. Sierra Adventures in downtown Reno…they share a store front in the Riverside Theatre building on North Sierra Street facing the Truckee River. They rent bikes, rafts/tubes, and kayaks. Sunday, August 31st, we … Continue reading

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Red-Tailed Hawk…and one relieved squirrel

One of the faculty just came into my office for me to check out the “penguin” on the lamp post. Whhhaaa? Sorry so blurry…zoom on camera doesn’t go as far as hawk caught her snack.

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Wordless Wednesday ~ 20 August 2014

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