Saturday, December 13, 2008

Happy Sunday Everyone!

I did my best to keep up with all my comments and the Garland and Kelli's Show and Tell. I tell you, this has been a busy week. I am nearing the end of this horrible whatever illness I had...finally! And beginning this past Thursday I have been going every night to our Church's Dinner Theatre production. I must admit, I am a bit tired, but I enjoy being in it this year, because for the two past years I was on chemo and couldn't participate. So even though this ole body is complaining, I am thankful! I have Sunday night to go. Then...well you know how it is this time of year...something almost every day. I thought I would show a bit of my vintage ornies. They are pretty worn but I cannot part with them.


This little angel is an old tree topper. I thought of her today when I opened a Christmas card from my Aunt Esther...and all the front said was Hallelujah! I just love that card.
One of the songs our choir sang in our production was One Quiet Night. It speaks of the greatest gift is to have one quiet night to reflect on what is the real meaning of this time of year - Jesus' birth. I wish and pray that for all my blogging friends this week. Take time to really look and think on the Nativity and the story behind it. I know I am going to do that this week also.
Until then...Happy Sunday!

23 comments:

Needled Mom said...

Such pretty old ornaments. I love the older ones.

It's a great idea to have a quiet night at this time of the year. We are all so busy and it is nice to make the special time for this special season.

Bo said...

Hi Ceekay...when I see old ornaments like these it makes me wish I had some (with warm memories attached)...Love them!
;-) Bo

A Hint of Home said...

Your ornaments are precious. I wish I had some from my childhood.
Glad you're feeling better.

Alex said...

Hi Ceekay...your old ornaments are darling. I especially like the bells. Hope you have a wonderful week! :)

Scooterblu's Whimsy~Rhonda said...

Hi Ceekay, YOu have lots of wonderful, festive goodies here, the ornaments, which I LOVE! ...the feather tree, too cute, and the garland, just beautiful!

The play that you are in sounds like fun! So glad you were able to be a part of this year! :) ...and glad you are feeling much better! There is all kinds of viruses and colds going around here. I have been fortunate so far! Take care! ~hugs, Rhonda :)

Shelia said...

Hi Ceekay! I love the old ornaments! Wish I had more of the ones when I was a little girl. Just lovely!
Be a sweetie,
Shelia :)

Lady Katherine said...

The ornaments are wonderful! I wish I would keep mine.

Jan and Tom said...

Love your old ornies. We were fortunate to find 3 boxes of 12 old ornies at an antique shop on Saturday...$13.50 for all of them. I'll be posting about them, maybe tomorrow or Wednesday.

I had to post about a couple of other Antique-ing Finds today!!

sorry I haven't been around much lately...sooooooooo busy and gone, gone, gone ALOT!!!

Valerie@travelingthrough2 said...

Sounds like you had fun even though it was a bit tiring on the heels of your illness. Holiday experiences are so fun. Thanks for showing the old ornaments. Memories are fun too!
Valerie

celestina marie said...

Hi Ceekay, I am so happy that this year you are miles ahead of last year with your health. God has blessed you so much. Your decor is gorgeous and those vintage ornaments are beautiful. I love them and treasure the few that I have.

Thank you for your kind comments on my home tour. Please email me through my blog with your address. I have something to send you.
Hugs and Merry Christmas
Celestina Marie.

Diane said...

Ceekay, You're very welcome for the card and recipe cards in Jan's card exchange! I'm happy to meet you!
Two things we have in common: I have to wear my earrings every day too and I'm also a cancer survivor! 13 years!
Blessings to you!!!
Diane

Maryjane - The Beehive Cottage said...

Hello Sweet Ceekay!

LOVE your feather tree & vintage ornies! Lucky gal!

Merry Christmas!

Hugs,
Maryjane

Laura Ingalls Gunn said...

Oh I love your vintage ornies!

Alice said...

I hope you'll feel completely better soon. I love those old-fashioned ornaments. I have only a few from my childhood.

A Hint of Home said...

Hi Ceekay,
I passed on a Christmas Spirit award to you. Stop by and pick it.
Merry Christmas.

Connie said...

Isn't it the truth, same thing I needed here - and I got mine last Saturday night at church. So peaceful and relaxing, and time to reflect on the Lord.

I love old ornaments, we have some, the oldest being your mother's. However, we have some from my Aunt Ellen and Uncle Harold (dad's side) - that they got us, which are now turning the corner past 30 years old...that makes them old, doesn't it?

John and I were reminiscing on Pedde get togethers at Grandpa and Grandma's. I sure miss those times. We were lucky, kiddo, so many people (my husband included) don't have those kind of memories.

Wish I could hear Grandpa singing "Silent Nacht" just one more time. It makes me cry just thinking of it - but they're good memories.

constance larayne

judicreations said...

I love your vintage decorations and balls. I have some also and am disappointed that some broke in storage last winter. The angle topper is so pretty too.
Thank you for sharing
Have a lovely day
Judi

Pink Slippers said...

Many people would love to have your vintage ornaments no matter how old or scratched they are. I think they are neat looking.

Happy To Be said...

Hey girl I hope you are doing better health wise..not a fun thing to go through I did it 15 years ago...loved all your pretties and glad you been enjoying your church...hugs and smiles Gloria

Roeshel said...

I love vintage ornaments (I read your "ornies" as "orneries" first...lol!). Even your blog header is gorgeous, so sparkly and festive!

Thanks for the comment on my blog earlier. I just wanted to let you know that no credit to me on the napkin folding. I found this site with easy instructions: http://www.wholesale-table-linens.com/napkin-folding-inside.html?fold=Rose

Have a great week! 9 days and counting. Yikes!

Lynne said...

Hi Ceekay! I'm glad you're doing well now. I love your vintage ornaments. And your angel for the top of the tree is priceless. What a wonderful memory each and every time you take her out..Thanks for swinging by to see the Snowflake Tablescape. The cloche domes are wonderful aren't they? They have so many great uses. I'm going to add you to my blog roll so I can keep in touch...hugs ~lynne~

Ma'dame French said...

Thanks so much for stopping in and your kind words;) French (aka Lisa)

Yellow Rose Arbor said...

This is great post!

I like the vintage ornies.

I hope you are feeling better!

Katherine

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