Monday, January 3, 2011

Fresh start

This past weekend was cold and clear.

















The stars were out at night and the sky was bright blue in the day.

I was ready to get Christmas put away and celebrate a bit of winter.






















I moved a couple of things around in my kitchen,






















so that I could put all my cheap inexpensive milk glass in one spot.
















A little silver, a little sparkle..





















A few snowmen and I was all set,






















but oh how I wish Martha (Stewart) and Kmart would have made up...





















Enjoying the calm after the holidays,
Chris at Red Gate Farm

15 comments:

  1. Love all of your special winter 'whites'.

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  2. so inspiring, I really love it ^_^

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  3. I like the idea of keeping some 'winter' around the house - a little sparkle and a little something special - rather than leaving Christmas behind all at once.

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  4. It looks so pretty and wintry. I love the house after Christmas when things are simple and clean. It just seems so right for this time of year. Love the snomen and sparkle too :)

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  5. I did not realize Martha left Kmart. We have not had Kmart in Canada for many years.

    I have seen Martha at Walmart, and Michaels.

    Your snowmen snow globes are really really darn cute.

    Why not celebrate winter..it will be with us awhile yet.

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  6. Oh and your little white jelly cupboard is really adorable!

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  7. Sending best wishes your way for 2011 xx

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  8. I love all the milk glass together. Awesome for the winter!

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  9. It does feel good to 'de-clutter' after Christmas, doesn't it?

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  10. Love your milk glass collecton and the calm and quiet of winter. Plus, it just makes us appreciate spring all the more!

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  11. I like to leave a few winter decorations out too. It's just too bare to put everything away!

    ~Andrea~

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  12. Love your milk glass it looks like mine!

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  13. Very sweet winter touches. I love the milk glass and your jelly cupboard is wonderful.

    Blessings!
    Gail

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  14. Very wintery! I love milk glass too, but don't have a stitch of it in my home. Go figure. I love yours, though!

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  15. I love how you organized your collection; it reminds me of alabaster and marble in a way - classy!

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