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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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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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The Burlington Hotel Cafe ~ Port Costa, California

We had a mini-vacation last weekend…headed to San Francisco on Friday and then spent the night in Port Costa at the Burlington Hotel. The best part was the Cafe on the first floor of the hotel…Saturday morning in a small … Continue reading

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Featherbed Railroad Bed & Breakfast Resort ~ Nice, CA

My husband’s work gave him a “forced” day off with no pay last Friday. Since he hasn’t reached his 6 month probation (and no annual leave for a full year) they don’t consider him an employee yet, so they didn’t … Continue reading

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Cabin Fever Quilt Show 2012, Portola, Ca ~ Part II

More quilts, wall hangings and a very cute pillow. I’ll post more later…this one is picture heavy. This is my friend, April, and myself in the near future…underneath our stash, giving the thumbs up, and kitties wondering who’s going to … Continue reading

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