Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Ten Treasure Tuesday~*

Rain, rain go away!

There has been a temporary reprieve in the storm {very temporary, it is due to start thundering again soon & continue through tomorrow...sigh}. I must admit the thunder & lightning are fun {& very pretty & dramatic}-- but it is bittersweet.  We had sort of grown accustomed to the idea of a sweet spring, & now all the blossoms are blowing in the wind.  Still, it is great weather for getting cozy {not so much for taking photos}.  We picked up dinner to go before picking up Thing 2 at our favorite Middle eastern place {I looooovvvveeee the baba ghanoush & the hummus & the fresh pita OH & the turkish coffee...sooooo yummy}.  Now we are sitting & relaxing & watching the clouds roll in~*

With all the rain I've been thinking about rainbows & April showers bringing May flowers...& Etsy is always eager to oblige my thematic whims!

Cloud mobile ; Rainbow floral crochet cushion ; Rainbow glass chimes ; Vintage 1940s umbrella ; Rainbow tree magnets
Birdie vases ; Umbrella floral door wreath ; Colored flowers in galoshes vase ; rainbow quilt ; Rain cloud embroidery

What are your favorite rainy day activities?  

9 comments:

  1. Great Etsy choices. Love your spring theme. Congrats on the ad!

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  2. Love that quilt! And now I'm craving Middle Eastern food...

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  3. Those clouds are so cute! Is it weird that I want it, and I don't have any kids?

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    1. Not at all, I want it too and my youngest kid is 14!

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  4. Love the spring theme..when it rains outside I like to read a book, bead, or paint......btw love the name of you blog!

    belladonna2.blogspot.com

    pljewels.blogspot.com

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    1. Thanks! And your jewelry is to die for!!!

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  5. These are all so cute! I am half egyptian so I grew up eating middle easter food, so delicious!

    Don't forget to enter The Shabby Apple giveaway on my blog for a chance to enter a dress!

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  6. Isn't it strange that spring is such a mixture of sunshine and rain? Annoyingly we're having more of the rain here at the moment (booooo!), it makes the school holidays expensive.Rx

    http://sandersonsmithstory.blogspot.co.uk/

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