Saturday, April 4, 2009

Saturday stuff...

Today we cleaned out the parents basement. Because you have to start somewhere. We (my sibs) had been storing things there for years. I found these treasures (they still have dust on them) LOVE the cake stand.
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Time to put the patio furniture out. Nice weather is coming our way. I can't wait to eat dinner on the deck. The yard is all mud here so the patio is they only place to be.
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My succulents survived the move and the winter. They thrive on a lack of attention. That works.
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One last thing...I bought this orchid at Costco. I don't know why, it was one of the last ones and really did not look that good. But it spoke to me...buy me! What was I thinking. I don't know what I am doing and it will probably die. Any advice?
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3 comments:

Anonymous said...

I love the cake stand...I have the same one...flip the bottom stand upside down, put the lid on that upside down and you have a punch bowl...In spring I put water in it and throw in all different kinds of tulip pedals! Looks cool! Enjoy it! I've used it upteen times! Steph. Hampson

Jerrie said...

Lovely treasures. I have a similar cake stand...I love my cake stand! My orchid advice? Love them, do what you can, and if it dies throw it out! :) However, know that my mil has several and sometimes it takes years between blooms and sometimes they bloom constantly. Have a great day!

Jodi said...

I can't wait years...hope its a bloomer!