Today’s post is a writing challenge. This is how it works: participating bloggers picked 4 – 6 words or short phrases for someone else to craft into a post. All words must be used at least once, and all the posts will be unique as each writer has received their own set of words. That’s the challenge, here’s a fun twist; no one who’s participating knows who got their words and in what direction the writer will take them. Until now.
My words are:
beige ~ friends ~ warmth ~ fiddle ~ cut ~ rug
They were submitted by: The Bergham Chronicles - Thank you, Jules!
During our walk last week Colin and I found this book full of fun pie and other charts. I like the authors, they are very observant. As an example they found out what ultimately makes you fat:
Blue: Ice cream
Purple: the lighting in the fitting room!!!
Speaking of trying on clothes, they also researched the age group that likes to wear beige stuff:
I also happen to like beige home decor. We don't have any rugs at our home, but if we had they would be super soft and beige! I do like our comfy blankets and throw pillows for some warmth. However, this weekend the beige ones have to play second fiddle and share the spotlight with the green ones.
It's St. Patrick's Day after all, one of my favorite days of the year, and we're having friends over. Which reminds me I still have to prep a scavenger hunt. Colin asked for it to be less baby-is than in previous years!
Damn, I distinctly remember having taken the time to cut out shamrock shapes in all the colors of the rainbow!
In fact I like this holiday better than my own birthday, even though my recent one wasn't shabby at all. As you may know I share it with my Grandma, and she turned 99 this year, so we had a great celebration!
From left: my Mom, Colin, Grandma and I, my uncle (Mom's baby brother).
For dinner we went to my favorite panorama restaurant / steak house.
See, I'm wearing a beige jacket. I am sooo middle aged!
PS: Upon googling this color chart- it's called "shades of white" ;-))) I realized the official beige isn't exactly what I thought it was:
What are your thoughts on beige? Do you have a favorite color for your clothes? Do you celebrate St. Patrick's day?
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