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December 31, 2016

SHOPPING THE SALES, FESTIVAL LIGHTS AND A NEW YEAR'S LUNCH!



Hello Loves...
Happy New Year's Eve!
Have you shopped the after Christmas sales yet?
I was not really going to make a point of this,
however, I did pick up a few really cute and fun bargains!
The first item was this darling, darling little Scottie Tin 
of Walkers Shortbread cookies!
Of course, everything was 50% to 70% on sale!
Whoop!


Then I spied these PRECIOUS little note cards
on the dollar isle...simply adore them!


Love the woolen plaid scarf which I may wear
or
use as a table runner next year!
It was only $7.00!
I am always on the look out for plaid wrapping paper
and when I came across these...oh yes....I needed wrapping paper!
This most likely will determine my decorating theme for next year!


Now how sweet is this little sugar and creamer?
$12.00 at Joss and Main!

Hey..let's drop in on Atlanta and catch a glimpse
of their festivities to end the season!


It was a cold, blustery night,
but perfect to pay a visit to the
Chinese Lantern Festival!
You know kiddos...constant motion.....


I think Miss Irma, Luke's Ohio Grandma
has had the time of her life this visit!


Aw...love this of Miss M and her sweet little boy!


Rob was able to come home for the New Year's weekend
to celebrate a best friend turning the big 3-Ohhhhhh!
Since he has parties to attend,
we reserved a little time with him for lunch on the Square!


This is one of our favorite dining spots...
always crowded...a sure sign of yummy food!


A Pinot for lunch?
Don't mind if I do......
after all....we are celebrating right?


Divine as always.....


Well. that's a wrap for 2016 lovies!
Today we are golden...
Happy 2017....stay safe and Be HappY!



11 comments:

  1. We used to love Square Burger!! Great pics of your adorable family. Have a happy, healthy New Year, dear Betsy!

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    1. Wishing you the happiest and healthiest 2017 Katie! Stay warm by the fireside!

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  2. You found some great items at the end of season sales! I love plaid for Christmas, too. Love seeing the family pictures and glad you got some time with your son. -Jenn

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    1. Thank you Jenn! It was a great gift! Looking forward to 2017 and hope it's a great year for everyone! Stay warm love!

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  3. a purr-fect way to end your year.....lunch with your boy and snuggles with ms. mae....purr-fection! (crackin myownself up!)
    Happy New Year, my friend...........may all the days of 2017 be exactly as you want them to be!!!

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    1. Happy New Year Janey! I so hope your son is on the road to recovery and that 2017 is the best for him! Big hugs!

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  4. Betsy you picked up some cute Christmas items on sale. Yesterday I was able to pick up some napkins and cards and wrapping paper. You can't beat half price. Happy New Year to you and yours, dear one. xo ♥

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    1. Sounds perfect to me Martha Ellen! Now is the time to purchase for next year! Have a wonderful New Year for 2017!

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  5. So hard to believe this year is almost over. Happy New Year! Love your after Christmas sales items. The Scottie tin is just adorable.

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    1. The year just few by didn't it Kathy? Let's hope for good 2017 and we are all peaceful, healthy and happy! Big hugs!

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  6. Happy New Year's Eve and a Happy New Year to you and yours and that includes Miss Mae. So glad that she is doing so very well. I was looking at your beautiful header and imagining what it might look like for January. I have grown to adore your headers!

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