Day 90 – Talk like a pirate day!

My hat : )

My hat : )

International ‘Talk Like a Pirate” day is September 19, which is tomorrow, but tomorrow is a super special day so we’re celebrating a day early!

I think I just may need to find an outfit to go with my hat to wear to work :

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Day 88 – Tea with the ‘kids’

Cute eh?

Cute eh?

The week started out so quiet, and ended up LOUD and crazy! To combat some of the crazy I thought late afternoon tea outside, while the weather is still wonderful, would be a lovely way to start the weekend.

My ‘family’ had other ideas : )

Tea

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Day 86 – Sunflowers and Refrigerator-ware Part Deux

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Haven’t played with red, blue and yellow for a while, and the sunflowers still look amazing. Before we slide into fall I thought it would be nice for a little more summer : )

Dinner at dusk

I’m almost sure I found this tablecloth on ebay. SO much good stuff

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Day 85 – Acorn delight

Look at all the acorns!

Look at all the acorns!

Sometimes inspiration literally drops out of the sky.

I was standing out on the back porch just relishing the weather when bonk! I was hit in the head by an acorn. Some years we have a few, some years they drop off the tree by

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Day 81 – Back to school

Wake up!

Wake up!

This is the cutest chicken cloth – chickens and roosters and schoolhouses, from the wondrous Nadine at the Alameda Flea Market.

It seemed fitting to celebrate the first week back to school!

It has cooled down a bit but still nicely warm. Time to put feet

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Day 79 – Flamingo pink (and bows)

The calla lillies are in bloom again...

The calla lillies are in bloom again…

Alright, alright…so the calla lillies AREN’T in bloom right now (they’re a spring flower) unless you’re in the southern hemisphere but today, they’re blooming on my table : )More pink, more grey, more bows. I found this cloth at the flea market many years ago,

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Day 78 – A Celebration of Refrigerator ware

More fruit : )

More fruit : )

Now how do we get from berries and cherries to refrigerator ware?

The answer is not in the berries but in the background…That BLUE!! The blue in this cloth is the perfect shade of blue, matching my newly acquired refrigerator ware! Waaayyyyy back…when you bought a

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