This time of year is always a blur- there's swimming lessons, dance lessons, and of course the beginning of the newest season......SOCCER!!
Here's our little lady all done up and ready for her first game of the year:
|(Not sure I am a big fan of her uniform colours this year. I much preferred last year's teal blue. Regardless - she still looks darn cute!)|
Later in the week, we took the kids for a quick visit to the nearest fun farm/shop, Springridge Farm. We LOVE it here all year long. On this particular day, we shopped for snacks and coffee only. The farm is located at the side of the escarpment and has lovely views from every angle.
Our youngest boy opted for "pie" as his snack of the day. On this day it's strawberry peach. Yummy!
Oh! Did I ever get some great finds at the thrift stores in the last week or so!
For eating/serving I grabbed this wooden watermelon platter, a raspberry-covered serving jug, a wooden cake stand (this is getting a re-paint) and this pale aqua daisy plate.
On a flowery theme, I picked up this hand-painted jewellery box, a pink and white porcelain picture frame (for little lady's bedroom) and the most heart-stopping item of them all - a hand-embroidered, wood handled purse. I saw it and I KNEW I had to have it. Then I saw the price - $2.99!!!! SOLD! It doesn't hold much, but it is perfect for date night when I only have carry my phone, my debit card and some lipstick!
To round out my thrifty finds, I plan on turning these $2.00 spires into something prettier than their current golden state. And these shoes - not thrifted , but still inexpensive from Target. Love the preppy look they have going for them (thought the first day I wore them they gave me blisters!)
(By the way - I am loving the new collage feature at PicMonkey. These photo groupings were so easy to do!!)