Sunday, May 17, 2009

A New Treat and Fun in the Sun!

We had to postpone Mother' Day since we were sick last weekend. Well, yesterday we had a lovely get together and my mom got me the most beautiful dress form. I just love it!

I am slowly forming a collection of them. Now all I need is an amazing studio to keep them in.
Ahh. . someday. . . moving on.

We had a really warm day here today and my little ones had their first day in the water this year. We filled water balloons for them and they had a blat Here is Francesca after getting soaked.
Thanks for stopping by. Have a wonderful week!


Lisa said...


The dress form is gorgeous, love the roses. Looks like the kids had oodles of fun with the water balloons. Glad you are feeling better.


Susie said...

Hi Carrie! Your new dress form is so pretty. That is going to be some collection! Enjoyed seeing your daughter having fun in the water and sun. Cutie!
The Polka Dot Rose

Dianne Hadaway said...

Love the dress forms Carrie! Your mom is so sweet! But that picture of Francesca is the sweetest! She is such a little cutie pie! I love her little bathing suit, so precious! Glad you are feeling better and that the kids are getting to play in the water and have so much fun!

Dawn-Hydrangea Home said...

Happy belated Mother's Day Carrie. What a beautiful gift. Your daughter is adorable too.

Cottage Flair said...

The dress form is such a nice gift. I like that idea for a collection. Your daughter is adorable. We were wet today too but not fun wet ... cold and rain. Glad you are feeling better.

Nancy said...

Hi Carrie, That is a really pretty dress worm! Very colorful too! I am such a weakling for kids and your little girl is so cute! I bet they had a blast with the water balloons.
Huggs, Nancy

Michelle (Shell) May said...

Hi Carrie!
So glad you are feeling better. Love the dress form. I truly believe you will have a fabulous studio to put them all in. I know it!
bunny hugs,

Miniature Patisserie Chef said...

Hi Carrie!

I hope you are feeling better! The new dress form is beautiful!! Your daughter looks so happy in the photo, great to know you all had a fun time!

Have a great week ahead.

Pei Li

gail said...

I am glad you were able to celebrate mothers day this weekend. I love,love,love your new dress forms. I think dress forms are just great. I know Betty must be loving her new home :) Francesca is as adorable as ever! Your kids are so cute.
Have a pretty week,, gail

Mistymoon_light said...

What a lovely dress form! Gosh, I bet it is hard to part with the one you just finished...are you going to sell her??? Betty, am I correct?

Susan said...

Neat dress forms...I have some old ones in the shop...they have been showing up at auction as so many shops are closing!

Love the water balloon pic! It is still chilly on the east coast!

Patricia said...

Those dress forms are so pretty. That is definitely the start of quite the collection!
Looks like your little one had a good time with the water balloons. We aren't up to water play yet.
Patricia Rose-A Potpourri of Fabric, Fragrance and Findings

Carolee Crafts said...

Lucky girl that new dress form is beautiful. Francesca looks happy in the sun and water, good you had a belated Mothers Day