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Sunday, February 28, 2010

Bring on Spring!

Do I care that my car said it was –12 degrees Wednesday morning when I left for work?
Do I care that I can’t get a decent picture because of the sun reflecting off the snow and through my windows?
Do I care that we are a few inches away from a snowfall record here in central Iowa?
Do I care that we have had 11 snow days, and too many late starts/early dismissals to count?
Do I care that it’s not even March yet?

No!  It’s time for spring!
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I love these tulips and sweet little birds.  My friend Katie H. and I went to Michaels last Saturday and picked out some spring accessories.

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And, they were half off!

On my way to Michael’s, Adam and I stopped at JB Knacker.  They were having a great sale, and we got a red box for Adam’s room, a porch post for a project I’m working on, and these cute little nests for $1.50 each!
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Those cute little pedestals are actually the Adam-sized bowls that came with my dishes.  We actually use them way more than I thought we would, but they work great for these adorable nests, too!
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The eggs are from Michael’s, too. $5 for a bag full!  I need some more, but I don’t have time to drive all the way there to get them. :(
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I had trouble getting those three to stay still, so I stuck a little double sided tape on the bottom!
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Now, if we think it, and wish, it will come true, right?  Bring on spring!

I found another place to link up!
My Cottage Charm Trinkets and Treasures

4 comments:

  1. thanks for linking to my blog! :) I love your nests/eggs, I am SO ready for spring!! We've had more snow here than I care to talk about...and missed school days-I think my son will be going to the middle of June! UGH! He says it's ok though, he's a Sr and doesn't have to go back!LOL I reminded him that there's this thing called college. :) Have a great weekend!

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  2. by the way, I'm following your blog now...you're welcome to follow mine if you wish. :)

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  3. Your blog is lovely! I LOVE those spring decor ideas! I'm seeing a trip to Michaels in my future! LOL I found you through My Cottage CHarm!

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  4. How darling your nests look! I just love Michael's, I could wander around there forever. I've never heard of the other store you mentioned tho. I'm adding myself as a follower:)

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