Category Archives: Northern California

The Preston Castle Gargoyle

I love gargoyles. Period. So I was all a’giddy when I looked up at the bell tower of the Preston Castle and saw one surviving gargoyle (i.e.: still had his head attached). One other fact. I love crows and ravens…beautiful … Continue reading

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Preston Castle ~ Preston School of Industry ~ 1st Paracon benefit

Last weekend I joined my sister and two other members of the Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters on my very first Paracon hosted by the Castle Spirits Paranormal group. It was held at the Preston School of Industry (i.e. Reform School … Continue reading

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My Weekend in Photos

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Wordless Wednesday ~ 20 August 2014

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Osprey at Boca, CA

We have a spot on the Little Truckee River, near the old townsite of Boca, that we like to go to. While looking at how much the water has gone down, due to the drought, a huge bird swoop overhead. … Continue reading

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A Rambling Tuesday ~ 27 May 2014

Sort of a ramble today ~ Lots of pictures. I received my craft swap today! A beautiful scarf hand-spun & dyed & knitted by a graduate student in my department. It’s soooo soft! Did I say it was BEAUTIFUL? :)Continue reading

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A Wednesday Round-up ~ It’s been a while!

Wow…it’s been quite a while since I last blogged. Pop some corn, grab a beer. :) Quilting & Sewing: Since I brought my new Brother sewing machine home, I’ve putzed around with it. I’m still learning what it can and … Continue reading

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