Wednesday, May 15, 2013

junkin' time...

On opening weekend at the campground I put a little junkin' time in with the girls.
I found some great stuff for the shop but ended up keeping this old clock face for myself...

I love the contrast it brings to my shelf in the den...

The best part of the day was watching my bff Lisa, whose house burnt down on Christmas Eve, finally start to buy some treasures for her new house!!
The old house is slated to be torn down very soon with new construction to follow!
It was wonderful to see her smiling and finally allowing herself to get excited after such a terrible tragedy.
She has had a few other wrenches thrown her way lately too ~ when it rains, it does pour.
I would love it if you could send a few prayers her way.
Again, her strength amazes me and makes me want to be a better person.
Love you gf.

I am joining the lovely ladies over at Ivy and Elephants today for What's It Wednesday.

Thank you for visiting...have a nice day!


Junkchiccottage said...

I love the clock face on your shelf too. Sorry to hear about your friend. I will say some prayers for her. Wow it is amazing to see what people that go through such horror and tragedy can handle. Glad she has a beautiful friend in you.

Okio B Designs said...

Oh wow! Sorry to hear about your friend. =( Good to know she's picking up the pieces and getting her life back in order. Love your clock face. I'm dying to go junkin'. Haven't had the time but I got the itch!


oldgreymare said...

Add my prayers to the mix. Your friend is so worthy of good news and peace in her life. <3

Bente said...

Love that clock, Sandi. Can understand that you kept it for yourself. Your shelf is beautiful, and I love the contrasts too.

Have a nice day


Susie said...

Love you shelf with the clock faces. Your friend is starting to live again. Blessings, Susie

Unknown said...

That clockface is da bomb. No wonder you kept it. You are so sweet to mention your BFF. I'm sure your love and support has been a big help to her!

Anne said...

Sorry your friend is going through a bad time I will keep her in my prayers.Love all of your pretties <3

Unknown said...

i will include your sweet friend in my daily prayers!! (LOVE the clock face mon amie! ) sweeeet!

elizabeth said...

Love everything on your shelf!
I'll say a prayer for your friend.

Ivy and Elephants said...

We will definitely keep her in our prayers. So glad that a few rays of sunshine brought a smile to her face.
(Junk can do that! lol)
Your clock face looks perfect there.
Love the contrast of all the shades of white. The more treasures you add, the better it gets!
Thanks for joining us.

Faye said...

I'm so sorry for your friend, It's nice that she was able to have a little fun out shopping.

TheMoonAndMe said...

Love that clock face. I love clocks and wouldn't have been able to pass that up. :)
It's good to have wonderful friends who help hold us up when we need it...she's lucky to have you...and sounds like you're lucky, too. :)

Robin Johnson said...

Love your new find. I Will be sure to keep Lisa in my prayers.

Betsy@My Salvaged Treasures said...

I'd be keeping that clock face for myself too. What a tragedy your friend Lisa has been through, I will definitely be keeping her in my prayers.

Sandi said...

LOVING that clock face Sandi!! I can actually comment now...I hope it lasts. Put the old PC down for the count and brought out the emac I have to learn how to do pics and everything all over. How fun that will be...not! HA!!

I just thought of Lisa the other day. I must get something sent...:)

Susan EvelynAndRose said...

Love, LOVE your shelf here Sandi. You've got just the right mix of whites and vintage.
I'll be sure to say prayers for Lisa. She's blessed to have you as a dear friend.

farmhouse-story said...

bet she counts you as a blessing:) love the great clock! happy weekend!

On Crooked Creek said...

Good for you...saving a few treasures for your own home, dear friend!!!
Love the clock face!!!
I will be praying daily for your friend, Lisa!!!

thistlewoodfarm said...

Love your shelf, I think the clock adds just the right touch!!

I hate your friend is going through a rough time, it's great that she has a friend to lean on. :)

Have a blessed and wonderful day!!

Jennifer said...

prayers of course! and I hope she finds treasures that will give personality to her new nest! Jennifer


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