Pink Saturday



Hi everyone! Today is Pink Saturday at Beverly's blog, "How Sweet the Sound"

The pinks I am showing today is a lovely gift I received as the winner of Llyn's giveaway!

Here are all pretty "pinks" I won!

I also got a pink pencil, but that is already in my purse! LOL These pretty pink crystal earrings are just lovely! And I love the vintage hankie!
I received 2 of these pot holders. Aren't they amazing! I can't wait until I show you the rose teapot and teacups next week and you will see these pretties in the picture I'm sure. they will match beautifully!
Such a pretty petite cup and saucer!




Llyn also included a rose candle, rose soap and a pretty pink notecard!



Thank you so much Llyn! Everything is just so pretty!!


Today Beverly has asked us to share one of our favorite childhood memories of a special holiday.


One of my favorite memories of childhood Christmas' is regarding my brother Mike. When we were kids, his bedroom was upstairs and my other brother and I would camp out upstairs on Christmas Eve. We slept very little. We were just too excited about Santa coming. Around 4:00 in the morning we would talk Mike into creeping downstairs and see what Santa left us. So, he would and then he would come back up the stairs with big handfuls of M&M's that Santa had left. Mike will creep downstairs several more times before we got up for the morning.


By the time we got to go downstairs "officially" the big glass candy dish that held M&M's was empty and you could see a trail of M&M's up the stairs.



I hope everyone has a wonderful weekend!


To this day, Mike, 45 years old, still can not resist M&M's!







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15 comments :

  1. Sweet story! I have a brother Mikey too!

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  2. I love all the pinks you won...how nice! the brother story is great@

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  3. On this first Saturday of December ♥Jappy Pink Saturday♥. I was away for a while and sure missed running around the blogs arnd seeing all of the goodies everyone was sharing.

    Thanks so much for making my morning so much fun. Hoping that you and those you care about spend a wonderful weekend making memories that will last a lifetime☺

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  4. I don't blame Mike, M&Ms are irresistible! What a great story. Happy Pink Saturday!

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  5. Diann, look at your winnings! WOW! Some great gifts there! :-)

    I'm dying laughing about the M&M's! Don't you know your parents did, too! LOL!

    Happy Pink Saturday...

    XO,

    Sheila :-)

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  6. I'm a ffirst time vistor to your site. The pretty pink things you received were terrific.
    I am a great one to thrift store shop.. I always tell my friends when they ask where I got my beautiful things... I say GW Fashions...Goodwill.
    Love your blog If you get a chance ,drop by for a visit.
    Have a good weekend.

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  7. Oh! That was so sweet! I can just see the trail of M&Ms! Happy Pink Saturday!

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  8. You lucky girl! What a fun treat to win!

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  9. PS Speaking of pink, I like the pink buttons on your blog background. :)

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  10. The trail of M&M's made me chuckle! Thanks for sharing!

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  11. What a funny story and be sure to send that "boy" a big bag of M&M's this year. Mollye

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  12. Diann, I bet those little round candies call to your brother when ever they are in the house....Mike....come eat me......it's so hard to have them around, they call to me as well. I wonder, does Mike eat one color at a time like I do, or does he eat them at random....I love your story, all the excitement of the holiday, Happy Pink Saturday, Char

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  13. What a treasure of a memory! I hope you are having a wonderful day and are looking forward to the holidays ahead.

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  14. Hi Diann

    What a sweet fun story. The innocence of childhood! I loved all of your pink!

    Leann

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  15. Diann, that's a great memory..and I LOVE what your got in the giveaway..so pretty..

    stop by and say hi!
    Barb

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