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    Hearts and Heyerdahl

    In keeping with the beach theme while I work on the lovely Postcards with Love blanket, today I watched Kon-Tiki (2012), the story of Thor Heyerdahl’s 1947 Kon-Tiki expedition. The film retells the true story of how Heyerdahl and his team constructed a balsa wood raft and sailed on it from Peru to the Polynesian islands, letting the ocean’s currents guide them as they floated. The 4,300-mile Kon-Tiki expedition was based on Heyerdahl’s theory that the Polynesian people originated from South America. While some genetic evidence supports this, with findings of South American genes existing in the people of Easter…

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    Welcome to Crochet and a Show

    There’s a quiet time of evening when everyone in our house is ready to settle in. The family is chill and the fur babies want some quality couch time with me. This is the time when the crochet hook and…