Saturday, June 29, 2013

"When Hell Freezes Over"

I'm ready for the 4th!  Yesterday I found the flag pillow above at the thrift store near my job for only $3!  As well as the metal tray $3, and the flag coffee cups for 30 cents each!

The book, "When Hell Freezes Over" is by Darrien Lee, published in 2005.  It's a loan from the library.  Since it is hot as "HELL" right now in Fort Worth, Texas, the title intrigued me!  <smile>  It was 107 degrees yesterday.

I found the flag stuck in the pot above, brand new at GW for $1.  I got several to go around the yard, front and back.

One of my Turks Cap finally produced a bud!!  Yeah!  Hopefully more with pop out soon!!!

I purchased a new swimsuit this week, size 12!! Down from size 16 this time last year! <insert fist pump here>  I plan to relax in my zero gravity chair in my new swimsuit reading "When Hell Freezes Over" later today.  Not brave enough to post a picture of THAT yet!  LOL!

Enjoy your summer!

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Ritah K said...

I love your little bitty!!! Best thing I have come across this weekend. Inspired as we are about to start building our little bitty version here in Africa. I would love to see the front of your house.

sew sweet vintage said...

Love the pillow you found! Your book does look interesting! Enjoy your bliss and size 12! New follow. Follow me too at

Alison @ The Polohouse said...

So nice to see a new face at Favorites on the First!
Thanks so much for coming by to share your patriotic decorations.
CONGRATS on your slim down too! So hard to do but so gratifying when it finally comes off... a lifetime rollercoaster for me.

So nice to cyber meet you.
Your newest follower,

Sarah said...

Perfect timing on your patriotic finds. '-)
Happy 4th of July ~ Sarah

Ricki Jill Treleaven said...

NIce vignette, and I'm jealous that you found such adorable things at such great prices.

Wow, 107 is hot. It's been cooler here and it's supposed to rain the rest of the week.

Linking from The Polo House,
Ricki Jill

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Thanks so much for stopping by!!
Happy 4th to you!!


marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Wow, great find and prices, plus your vignette is stunning. Thanks tons for joining Inspire Me. Hugs, Marty

Kathy A Delightsome Life said...

Amazed at your finds - that tray is terrific - I do appreciate you sharing with Home and Garden Thursday,

m'lin said...

Love your patriotic finds. I'm sweltering with you fellow fort worthian!!!

Cindy @ Dwellings-The Heart of Your Home said...

Congrats to YOU!!! Hope you were able to finish your book and have a relaxing 4th! Thanks so much for sharing at AMAZE ME MONDAY...