Sunday, March 18, 2012

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 Happy Monday Everyone! Gary and I had a wonderful weekend. Mom made her (family famous) St. Patrick's Day corn beef and cabbage dinner including her homemade soda bread. It was beyond delicious! We had a great time eating and talking..our family loves to eat!.
Even though we had rain all weekend Gary and I ventured out to the cutest town only about 10 miles away from us called Oakdale. Oakdale is full of antique stores and one of my favorite lighting stores called Northern Lights. While browsing a little bird called out to me tweet..tweet..tweet HEY YOU! take me home and so, being the good girl I am, I did what the little birdy told me to do. Can you find the little birdy?

 Photo of the white chandelier that now is hanging in my bedroom setting room.
 The new chandelier is back iron and hangs from forged hooks. I love the red berries so much.
 Another photo of the white chandelier now in our bedroom.

 Aw there's the little birdy he is perched high on the branch. How darn cute is he.
 A closer look at tweety, I fell in love with this chandelier and when the little birdy called out to me to take him home, well he just stole my heart. I told him no pooping on the kitchen table..LOL







 I love how fun and whimsical this chandelier is and you all know how much I love happy colors. The red berries and the red hats just called my name.

 It's almost like the little guy is hiding, but you can see his silhouette. He just makes me smile!

 I hope the birdy likes the smell of the lavender..I know I sure do.

Hope you all have the best week ever.

Linking up with the following girls

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Shannon-Cozy home Your Cozy Home Party Tuesday



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Cindy- My Romantic Home Show and Tell Friday



Courtney- French Country Cottage Feathered Nest Friday



Sherry-The Charm of Home Home Sweet Home Party Fridays



Meg-Nutmegplace Show Off Saturday


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35 comments:

Vee said...

Oh I like the bird...he'll be good, I'm sure. The black suits the space so well anchoring it as it were. Lovely choice!

Penny @ The Comforts of Home/Flea Market Makeovers said...

I love your new chandelier! It is fabulous with the birdie and red berries!

Catherine Holman said...

It's absolutely perfect and your kitchen is so cozy!

Mariettes Back to Basics said...

Dearest Elizabeth,

Great for having had such delicious St. Patrick's dinner with your family! The bird is cute and it belongs.
Have a great week ahead.
Love to you,

Mariette

Kimberly said...

I don't blame you one bit ... I would've brought that adorable birdie home as well ... don't worry, I feel certain he can be trusted not to 'you know what' on the kitchen table & that he loves the lavender (who doesn't? ;) Thanks for sharing! :)

Our Country Bungalow said...

Your chandelier looks beautiful and your great photography makes it all so clear. I really love it.
~cathy

Miss Jean said...

I love the light! I have never seen Northern Lights so my sister and I will have to take a run up the road to check it out. Thanks for the info!

Ceekay- Thinkin of Home said...

That is such a cute chandie....I can see why it stole your heart!!

Beverly @ My Sew Sweet Studio said...

Elizabeth, that chandelier is just perfect for your sweet nook area. I loved the other one, but bet it is perfect for the bedroom.
You were so lucky that little bird called out to you...red berries and shades and a bird...so cute.
By the way, that nook area is so cozy and you have done such a wonderful job making it so warm and welcoming.

Ana said...

Oh Elizabeth,
I love, love, love it! It goes perfect in that space. The little bird is just sooo tweet :-) Beautiful!

It rained all weekend here too and all morning today. So happy you had a wonderful weekend. Wishing you and Gary a beautiful new week.

Much love,
♥Ana

Cottage Rose said...

It looks like it was make for your room.... it is so sweet, love the little bird.... mow you much show us how the white one looks in your bed room sitting area.....

Hugs;
Alaura

Cindy said...

What a gorgeous chandelier and the bird perched on it is adorable. I love the little curtains that you have in there, perfection, dear friend!
You have such a happy looking little kitchen, if I lived close enough, I'd be over for a chat in it!
Hugs, Cindy

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Laurie Blaswich said...

Hi Elizabeth,
You and your husband are adorable! It's so nice to meet you!

Tweet Tweet, I love birds too! We have a birds nest in our entry OMG every morning I can't wait to open my front door to hear them sing!!!

I've decided to paint our new window molding white instead of black, for a bit softer look!

Elizabeth best of luck to you in our give away!Thank you for your sincere comments.

Big Hugs back at you,
Laurie

retrorevival.biz said...

So pretty! And perfect for ushering in springtime:) Love teh ceiling medalion too!

~Cindy

Shannon@Cozy Home said...

Thanks for showing your pretty new chandy at Your Cozy Home Party. It really adds a lot of charm to your kitchen. Love the banquet and pretty pillows, too.------- Shannon

Rooms by Ann said...

Your chandy is so sweet , I love the bird and berries. thanks for posting.

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AshTreeCottage said...

Love your new chandy and the colors in your nook!

Big Hugs,
Susan and Bentley

Karen Harvey Cox said...

Oh, I love your new chandelier!

I especially love the berries and the bird, it adds just the right touch.

Karen

Shabby chic Sandy said...

Love the birds on your chandelier--your home looks warm and inviting!

Kim @ Savvy Southern Style said...

I love your new chandy. Anything with whimsy is a good thing.

Katherines Corner said...

It is lovely. Truly, your chandelier is perfect for your lovely dining room. Hugs and happy weekend wishes!

Donna said...

Elizabeth, how funny that we both had "little birdie's" whispering in our ears for our blog posts! I LOVE your chandelier! The bird, the berries - it's perfect in your dining room. I'm sure he'll be a good bird and leave no messes for you to clean up :) Aren't you glad you took a little drive that day! Thanks so much for visiting my bird as well! Have a great weekend!... Donna

GardenofDaisies said...

Your new branch chandelier adds warmth to the space. I love the smell of lavender too!

Wsprsweetly Of Cottages said...

What an adorable light fixture!
I have had mine for years..and will probably have it a few more years..but think of painting it from time to time. But won't.
The whole room looks so fresh and neat and ready for Spring!
The berries and little birdies on it are the cutest things!
I have a metal pitch something like yours except it is yellow and has a leaf embossed on it.
So...where are your Easter bunnies? Hmmmm? :)
Hugs..but before I go I want to thank you so very much for your sweet and understanding comment on the loss of my daughters home. She lived there for 14 years. It was more than half paid for. She is doing well..not great, but coping! She even smiled today..I could hear it in her voice.
Mona

marilyn broggie said...

Your new chandelier is so cute! Love the birds! But looking at your photos, I also love the curtains on the window! Sooo pretty! Did you make them yourself? Have a great week,
xoxo
Marilyn

BeautifulDees said...

Your blog is darling as usual..I am alway's in awe of your talent.
Love,Debbie:)

FABBY'S LIVING said...

What a gorgeous and cheery chandy with the birdies and cherries, it screams Spring!! You are so talented sweet girl, my goodness! Thank you for your kind comments on my new-antique buffet. Enjoy a happy week.
FABBY

Meg said...

Oh my. I SO love this lamp! It's darling!

Thanks for sharing on Show Off Saturday!

Teresa@oursoutherncountryhomeandfarm said...

Love the new chandy! I bought six the other day for $15.00. I just hope after I get them sprayed that I can get them up. None of mine have birds tho. Visiting from cozy home scenes also :)

Sherry said...

Great light fixture! Thank you for joining me at Home Sweet Home!
Sherry

Traci said...

While I am not caught up with all me emails yet I decided to pop over for a visit amy way. I love your new chandelier. Espcially the little iron bird. It looks great in you dining area and gives the room an updated look.
I have enjoyed my visit so much I will be your newest follower.
Traci

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annabell@MapleRidgeFarmGirl said...

Elizabeth, Can i just say GORGEOUS !!! And Sweet!! And Oh SSOOOO Homey little house you have!! You are so enjoyable and cute and funny too. I am just getting started on my blog and wanted to tell you that you have one of my FAVORITE blogs!! Hope you have a FANTASTICALLY & BLESSED day!! ~~
ANNABELL