I met some new friends...Max and Beau!! They are so cute! Shannon and John invited us to their home and out for dinner while we were here in Mesa! I love their home...it feels so refreshing here in the desert!
Here are theRED ROCKS as we approach entering Sedona, AZ! The locals have named many formations from 'Snoopy' to 'mother w/child'... all are spectacular! Hampton Inn desk clerk, BJ, helped to make my March 13 Bday very special ...she's from Iowa too!
'Tlaquepaque' ~~ enclosed (European style) boutique mall where shop doors open inside to various courtyards and streets with large cobblestonesas they do in Europe.
Chapel of the Holy Cross outside Sedona, AZ built into rock w/help of Barry Goldwater when he was in office!
Husband, Terry, lighting candle and signed the guest book. I bought hand-painted Christmas ornament of chapel to add to my 'travel' collection of ornaments.
Jerome, the oldest town in AZ, is nestled into the side of the mtn...hairpin turns, very narrow streets, buildings practically touching each other, and very old, old, old!!!
This is the view from Jerome looking down the hair-pin mtn road. Jerome now attracts artists of various mediums... oil, watercolor, pottery, glass, jewelry, wood, etc...
One of Jerome's facinating businesses! Unique architecture!Bordellos combine w/Pizza!!
2 yellow,1 greenof Bernat Softee using Debbie Cowerd's adaptation of Lois Walter's Preemie Baby Kimono from pattern link on ThePreemieProject.com #6 needles, eyelet at neck and hem, 11" from arm to hem. My own hand-made knitting markers identify button placement when I get home along with adding satin ribbon in eyelet rows.
Here I am...on the patio outside our apartment @ Fiesta Village in Mesa,AZ working on the first 3 preemie outfits completed while 'visiting' the Cubs - March '07!
#4 outfit is finished 3/10/07! I used BabyBee 'sweet delight' yarn, white fleckedw/blue & green...it's simply adorable! #6 needles. Knitting markers for buttons & satin ribbon also in eyelet rows.
Newly retired band director of 33 years from College Community Schools(Prairie) in Cedar Rapids! G'ma to 6 wonderful g'kids! I am posting pics of knit/crochet items I'm making for 'word-of-mouth' sales: "G'ma's Yarn Loops on Stiks" www.heartofthehawkeyes.blogspot.com ---Email me: firstname.lastname@example.org and I will try to customize any request if at all possible. I collect patterns for baby & toddler sweaters, hats, socks, ponchos, dishcloths. (I prefer to knit sweaters in one-piece designs). I also make Fairisle CHRISTMAS stockings with names/pics, women/child SOCKS, DISHCLOTHS & AFGHANS! (Knit bags in future?)
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