Today Writing Straight from the Heart is joining Linda's Junkin Finds Friday. This is a fun weekly party where everyone shows something special from their houses. Check it out at http://ljm-alacarte.blogspot.com/
Artistic creations from other countries always seem to catch my attention. This colorful blue vase stood out at a thrift store. It had a sticker price of 79 cents! Immediately, I scooped it up. Turning it over, I read that it was hand-painted in Portugal. A lot of Portuguese art is very colorful and nicely done.
Now elephants are cool animals but there is no burning desire in my heart to collect them (thank heavens). However, I know someone who "unofficially" does collect elephants.
DO YOU LOOK FOR THINGS THAT YOU OR OTHER PEOPLE COLLECT, TO GIVE AS GIFTS? LIKE WHAT?
Stretched - Today is the one I have been dreading for months. In a few short hours, we will load the last of my firstborn son's belongings into his car and head out ...
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