December 26, 2015

This, That and the other ....

Hello my lovelies.  Hope you had a lovely Christmas.
 
Survived Christmas!  YEAH!  Ray was my first dinner guest.  Always good luck.  We had Christmas Eve dinner here.  I did my best, with what I had to create a little 'Christmas Spirit'.
 
Sneaking a look at his phone when he thinks I'm not looking.  :o)

 My little 'decorated' table.

I did receive a few Christmas gifts which was fun.  Some lovely decorations for my tree next year, some big snowflakes (not shown), gorgeous candle holders and new warm socks!




Before Christmas I was frequenting the thrift shops to find the essentials so survive until my own things arrive.  One great find was a cast iron frying pan.  Unfortunately the cast iron rod was still there, however the handle was missing.  Ray to the rescue.  I left it with him for the afternoon and this is what he did for me.  Now it's a very special frying pan.


Don't you just love it??

That's all for today my sweets.  Have a wonderful Boxing Day, whatever you may be doing.  and remember ... Enjoy the moment.  

“Extraordinary magic is woven through ordinary life. Look around!”
 
~ Amy Leight Mercree

6 comments:

  1. So glad you managed to make yourself a merry little Christmas. Love those candlesticks, and you are doing a great job of making nice surrounding with the things you have. So sweet of Ray to make you a personal pan, never seen one like that before! Take care and look after yourself Sweetie, hugs, Valerie

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  2. Hello Donna, fun to see your Christmas presents. Love the candle holders and great fix on the frying pan, nice one, Ray.

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  3. Glad you had a little company Donna. I am thinking of you often. Much love, sweet person. xxoo

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  4. It is wonderful to see you settling in Donna -- you have such a good friend there too! There is nothing better than to be able to cook with cast iron. I am here to wish you a very good 2016 - please let us know how you are doing???!!!
    Sandy xx

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  5. Perfect magic quote and your Ray certainly performed some magic on your cast iron skillet ♥
    Thank you for sharing your Christmas joy.
    oxo

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  6. Looks like you had made yourself a merry little Christmas Donna!
    Beautiful!
    Happy New Year!
    oxo

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