Monday, June 23, 2008

Who knew I was this exciting?

The guy who ever said shoe racks are no fun is just an idiot.

I don't really know if anyone said that for sure, but if they did it must be a guy.

I got a shoe rack this weekend. I know. I'm over the top in the excitement category, aren't I?

Fa put it together for me. And she helped me set it up in my closet too.

I tried to get pictures but the closet was too dark and no matter how hard I tried, it didn't come out viewable. Sorry.

I frickin' love my new shoe rack. It brings me joy and warmth in my belly.

And what was even more exciting than the shoe rack this weekend?

New silverware.

I know, someone stop me before I go over the edge.

THAT I have pictures of.

Distressed Pewter handle and a gothic detail at the end...

Heaven, I'm in heaven...

Someone catch me before I lose all control.

21 comments:

  1. You are SUCH a nerd! Perhaps that is why I like you so much!!

    You know...the whole birds of a feather thing? :)

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  2. I love getting stuff like that, too. The silverware is gorgeous! I can go into raptures over kitchen gadgets and office supplies.

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  3. That is super cool silverware. i love the pattern and the detailing. Gorgeous.

    show racks, huh... who'd a thunk it ;-) Get wild and crazy with your bad self honey.

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  4. all this excitement ... i think i have to go lie down now.

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  5. I'm excited with you, no, really, I am... ... ... .. .

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  6. Fa put it together, huh? That's fantastic.

    Nice silverware, by the way.

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  7. You are an incredibly exciting woman!;)
    It's the simple pleasures that make life exciting.....that definitely includes shoe racks and silverware.
    (And don't tell anybody, but that's how I feel when I find a pretty spoon rest for my kitchen...Very exciting!;))

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  8. That's crack open a bottle of wine and talk silver! I love pretty new silverware and the silverware rack is even better. I love seeing new silverware neatly stacked in the slots. About once a month I clean the crumbs out of the rack and feel positively giddy the rest of the day. You are not alone, my friend.

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  9. I would love to find something like silverware or a shoe rack to make me happy. sigh....

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  10. You made me smile. I got me a shoe rack once... hubby's shoes are the only shoes on it now. Go figure that one out!!

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  11. Am drooling over your silverware. So pretty and distinctive.

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  12. awh JJ!

    you are too cute! i should make you a "balloon" to celebrate! haha. adorable to hear your excitement, kathleen

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  13. Wow. That IS exciting. Watch out, you don't want to everexert yourself. ;)

    (Actually it sounds a LOT like me. It's the little things that bring me joy!)

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  14. I don't get too excited about shoe racks but your silverware has me panting.


    Love.

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  15. BEAUTIFUL silverware! You knew I'd be all over that one, didn't you?

    That's how I feel every time I bring home new (or old, for that matter) pretties for my house. All the better for functional items!

    -dsb-

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  16. you just reminded me that I need to get some new silverware.

    And that means I get to Ikea

    Woo-Hoo!

    There goes about 9 bazillion of my hard earned dollars

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  17. LOL And I thought I was the only one that got excited over new silverware. Glad I'm not alone ;)

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  18. Sounds exciting to me! I once called my mom and waxed rhapsodic about my new washing machine.

    We take our thrills where we can get 'em.

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  19. hehe. You crack me up girlie!!!

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  20. Very nice silverware. Gonna take your word on the shoerack.

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