Hey--I've been obsessed with the prom for the last week and a half and it's time to change the topic to (Drumroll, please)
VINTAGE THINGY THURSDAY:
Presenting the 'Real McCoy' (heehee)--a set of McCoy cannisters!
My mom picked these up at an auction for a song--she doesn't collect McCoy Pottery but the bids were low so she thought she'd get in on the action and won the bid!
She offered them to me. I'm not sure I even like them, aside from the name. They remind me too much of my 1980s house when I was first married--pink (or was it mauve?) and blue and hunter green and country--ick. Now I'm into red and blue and ummmm possibly I'm a little bit country (are you a little bit rock and roll?) But no dried flowers. Well, only if it's lavender because that's soothing. So ok--dried lavender--but no other dried flowers.....
Can you tell I'm very tired?--Last week's supermodeling stint, opening night for Annie (my husband was Rooster), prom decorating marathon, and the still ongoing never-ending End of Instruction tests that the higher powers of Congress have inflicted upon schools have worn me down! So I'm getting a little silly. When I'm not Grumpy!
Maybe I'll rant about the testing and the congress and the school funding later but.....
Today is Thursday--Celebrate Vintage Thingy Thursday by clicking on over to The Colorado Lady's blog and joining the fun! It'll take your mind off your troubles--I PROM-ise! (help, I can't stop!)
Many stories herein are subject to the faulty, and sometimes creative, memory of the blog owner and should not be taken as factual, although the names and events are real! Kind of.