A sharing of my heart and my home from a Christian perspective

...with a wee bit of whimsy added.

"A joyful heart is good medicine." ~ Proverbs 17:22

Saturday, 7 November 2009

Welcome to Pink Saturday

Good morning everyone~ Pink Saturday is here again and I want to thank Beverly for hosting.
Today I have a couple of pinks for you. Some of you may have already seen this on my Christmas blog http://christmaspudding09.blogspot.com/ but for those of you who haven't, here is a little teacup ornament which I will hang on my little Christmas tree in the dining room. I am doing a china tree this year and I have been keeping an eye out for tiny pieces of china. Turns out I didn't have to look far because most of it, I have right here in my home!
This little teacup and saucer is cream-coloured and sprinkled with flowers, and some of them are pink.

These are the Christmas plates I have on display in the dining room. Some might call them red but in reality, they really are pink! I found them at Winners last year.
I'm just getting started on my Christmas decorating. What about you, have you started yet? Thank you for stopping by and please go over to Beverly's and check out the other pinks by clicking the link http://howsweetthesound.typepad.com/my_weblog/ or the Pink Saturday button on my sidebar. Have a beautiful day everyone!

Sharing from my heart~ Sandi


mythoughtsmyvoice said...

A Christmas tree full of pretty little teacups! That I would like to see and be looking forward too. A few more weeks and Christmas is already here! :-)


Coralie Cederna Johnson said...

Oh so pretty pinks! Love the pink Christmas dishes set so beautifully on your fireplace! Happy Pink Saturday! Thanks so much for sharing and please come visit when you have a moment!

Couture de Papier said...

Happy Pink Saturday!

Rostrose said...

Dear Sandi, how nice to meet you again! First we met at White Wednesday and now there is another colour theme ;-) I love your little teacup ornament, and the plates also are very pretty!
I really like Christmas and decorating - but honestly I don't think about Christmas-decoration before end of November... ;-)
I also wish you a wonderful Pink Saturday!
Hugs, Traude

Ana said...

Oh Sandi,
I cannot wait to start on my Christmas decorating...but it is tradition in our family to start the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Please, please, please share with us your china tree when it's done. Beautiful tiny tea cup. Have a wonderful weekend.


The Quintessential Magpie said...

Sandi, what a great idea to have a china tree! That is a precious ornament, too, and I like your Christmas plates. I had a friend who always did her entire house in pink, and she spent the year searching for pink things for Christmas. It was a challenge, but fun!

Happy Pink Saturday...


Sheila :-)

SmilingSally said...

I like your idea for a china tree; how unique! To answer your question, no, Sandi, I never decorate for Christmas until the day following Thanksgiving. Then, I usually pull out all stops! However, this year, I'll be packing that day as we'll be moving into our new home. Happy Pink Saturday.

stefanie said...

i love the pink christmas tree plates!!! have a wonderful day.

Mary said...

Hi Sandi!
Love your pink Christmas tree plates and the teacup ornament!
Happy Pink Saturday!
Mary :)

Mollye said...

Happy Pink Saturday and what a great family picture of generations. Your mama is in pink too! The teacups are beauties. Hugs, Mollye

♥Mimi♥ said...

Pink is my color and today is always such a special day for me. Oodles of pink to check out and oodles of beautiful blogs to admire.

Thank you so much for participating this week. I l♥ved dropping by to see your delightful pinkness. Have a wonderful weekend filled with fun and the company of those you love.

Jennifer said...

Sandi,Happy Pink Saturday!I love the tree plates they would go so well with red too even though they are pink.I love them.I have never heard of the store but I am going to look for one.Hugs,Jennifer

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Sandi, I can't wait to see your "china themed" tree! And I am so in love with those pink Tree plates!!!

Happy PS!

Big TX Hugs,
Angelic Accents

Claudia said...

What a pretty teacup ornament! It will look so nice on the tree! I won't start decorating until after December 1st - most likely even a bit later than that. Your dishes are so pretty! Happy Pink Saturday!

Enchanted Rose Studio said...

Happy Pink Saturday, Sandi! It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas....ha! I love your teacup ornament! Fabulous idea!

Can wait to see more of your beautiful decor!

Have a lovely weekend!


Olde Dame Penniwig said...

Boy do I love those pink Tree plates!!!

Happily Retired Gal said...

What LOVELY pink Christmas dishes! Happy weekend to you and yours ;-)
Hugs and blessings.

Country Wings in Phoenix said...

Hi Sandi!
Happy Pink Saturday sweetie.

A tree full of little tea cups. That would be so precious. I can't wait.

Your fireplace looks so beautiful decorated. I just love it. I can't wait to see everything when you are finished.

I haven't started my decorating as of yet. I have many things purchased and waiting, but I haven't started yet. I usually start Thanksgiving Day (evening) when all have gone home and the house is back to quiet again.

Thanks for sharing today. Please pop over and let me share my pink post with you.

Country hugs, Sherry

vickie said...

Happy Pink Saturday, love those pink Christmas dishes. Thanks for sharing.

Sandra - Cottage Dreamer said...

I love the idea of the china for decorations. You've given me a great idea on things to look for to put on my pink tree. Thanks!


Patricia said...

The Christmas Tree dishes are just beautiful.
I have enjoyed my visit to your blog and Happy Pink Saturday. I hope you have a wonderful new week

someplace in thyme said...

Oh Sandi, that is so sweet, just as cute as can be. I love the tree plates too, they look very special and lovely in pink. Happy Pink Saturday my friend, have a great week, Char

Cathy said...

Hi Sandi,

I just got my hands on the same little teacups. I bought every one they had at the store. They are just adorable.

xo Cath

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