|And then promptly bought more wine to fill it up with!|
As exciting as hanging, functional decorations are, other things were accomplished as well. For starters, I did my best to play the best wife card on Saturday, and Ben came home from school to homemade apple cake and from-scratch pot pies in the oven. Ben loves a good pot pie. Seriously, loves. We had to register for some Fiestaware on our registry simply because the pretty every day bowls we registered for were not oven friendly. And that would mean that I
Before spending the afternoon making Ben's food-related dreams come true, I spent the morning on my most recent Pinterest dream (mentioned here). That's right folks. We are the sort of dorky DINKs who officially bought furniture for the sole purpose of a coffee bar. And I love it. Not only does it completely free up some incredibly valuable counter space real estate in my kitchen, but it also gives me a whole new surface to put seasonally relevant decorations on! I am thrilled, to say the least. It gives us some extra storage, its pretty and cheery to look at every morning, especially with a hot pot of coffee on it, and it's teal! Every time I look at it, there's a warm, fuzzy feeling that rises up inside me, sweetly whispering "Pinterest Dreams really do come true...".
Furniture from Target, Threshold collection in teal,whisk picture from my beautiful cousin Tina, via society6.com, and flowers from my husband, are over a week old and still look great. Magic Flowers!
|Looking good in some Ray-Bans. Yay for husbands|