Friday, October 18, 2013

Happy, Beautiful Fall, to you all!! ♥  It is beautiful here, by Lake Huron.  The colors are really starting and our temps are in the cool Fall range now.
Isn't this a spectacular display of beauty by Mother Nature!  We were doing a bit a yard work and I ran and got the camera....My Mom passed quite a while ago....she was a professional artist specializing in watercolors, oils and pottery...when I see a sky like this, I always say "Thank You, Mom!" and blow her a kiss.  I think of her as Mother Nature's artist in residence!  How I miss matter how old I get to be, a day will not go by that I do not think of her! ♥

This Christmas Cactus sits in my kitchen window...I have had it for three years and each year I mean to repot it, but it seems happy, so happy, in fact, that it blooms a couple of months early!  lol!
Click on the pictures to see them better with more detail...these buds are so pretty....a gorgeous bright pink!
Ornaments I have been painting .....

And more to do....these will be part of a nice order I  received....busy, busy, busy time of the year! The finished ornaments can be found at THE RUFFLED ROSE along with other holiday items ~ New items each week!

I am joining Beverly for   Pink Saturday
Cindy for  Show And Tell Friday;

Be happy, happy, happy!
Jil ♥


none said...

Boa Tarde,

Que lindo o seu trabalho...Lindo,delicado,sensivel,Rosa....Muito delicado.
Sua mãe estara sempre com você,seja feliz e viva em paz...Um dia vocês se reencontrarão e poderão se abraçar novamente....
vasinhos Coloridos

Jeannie Marie said...

Oh my, I love your Christmas Cactus! I had one for many years on my windowsill and it bloomed every year. Thanks so much for the memory!!

pinkkandy said...

Hoping this week-end finds you filled with peace...alot of joy..and some coziness..

Unknown said...

Beautiful sunset...and apparently your mom was not the only professional artist in the family! I see you inherited her artistic gene. I matter how much time passes or how old we get...we never stop missing our parents when they pass on.

Tami @ Creative girl Vintage said...

Hello Miss always everything is just beautiful!
Love all your pinkness...have a great weekend and happy pink Saturday.

Jillian's Bella Rosa Antiques said...

I can see why they sell so well, just lovely!

Enjoy this busy time of goes by so quickly.

Bella Rosa Antiques

Jennelise said...

I love the ornaments! Very pretty!

Francie...The Scented Cottage Studio said...

beautiful as always ...
I miss my little mother too. We will until we meet them again.

Ali said...

Oh Jil! I just found you and I ADORE your shop/blog/site! A kindred spirit for sure! :)

Anonymous said...

Hi Jil,

It's been awhile since I posted on Pink Saturday but wanted to stop by and say hi. Your Christmas cactus is lovely as are your pretty ornaments you are decorating.

Talk soon,
Debbie @ Rose Cottage Pillows

Betty Baker said...

lovely as always Ms Pinky...
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