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When we were at the Mountain last weekend Vicbowin stole her fathers knife so she could try her hand at whittling.

This was her Coyote.

Not 'kie-oat-ee' mind you... but 'kie-oat' like they say it in South Dakota.

It might be noted that my fingers were fairly numb, and had a few cuts, by the time she had whittled down four sticks.

Comments

Anonymous said…
Wow. That's very good. I thought it was recognizable and my husband standing behind be just said, "oh someone made a bear." Haha... funny
Meaghan said…
I read that as 'kie-oat' too :) I used to say it the other way. What has South Dakota done to us! :)
mandi said…
Forgot to mention that I really like the new layout sans header. Very nice and clean. I've been admiring blogs like this a lot lately. Great job!
Cannwin said…
thanks Mandi, I got the layout from pugley pixel... it's called lemon meringue, but then the fancy stuff is all me (like the words... which really aren't that hard)

I'm glad you like it. I do too.

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