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Thursday, August 28, 2008

A Few of My Favorite Things....

"Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens
Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens
Brown paper packages tied up with strings
These are a few of my favorite things.........
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
~Sound Of Music~ 1965

I'm sure you remember those words Julie Andrews sang in The Sound of Music!
We all have our favorite things and Friday, August 29th, the boutiques at
Make Mine Pink will not only be sharing their favorites but also
offering them for sale so they can become YOUR favorites!!

Join Grandma G's and MMP for another themed Pink Friday shopping day!
Get there early so you don't miss out on your favorite things....come shopping in your
jammies, you don't need to from home and save the gas!!

In honor of this being my 50th blog post, I am having a giveaway!! Just leave a comment and share YOUR favorite THING and you will be entered in a random drawing to win one of my favorite things.....this BigBottomBag!!
Drawing will be held on Monday, September 1st!!


Cindy said...

I'm so glad you dropped by Rosehaven Cottage so I could come by and discover your wonderful pink blog (I LOVE pink stripes!).

I have to say that my favorite thing is whiskers on kittens although raindrops on roses comes in a close second.

Cindy at Rosehaven Cottage

Lisa said...


I am so looking forward to meeting you in just a few short weeks. We are going to have soooooo much fun.
Have a fantastic day. Thanks for the great giveaway.


Dianne Hadaway said...

Congrats on your 50th blog post! Isn't blogging fun? I need to be more consistent with it (don't have a clue how many posts I've made!) Awesome of you to do a giveaway too! Hope I win!!

Cottage Flair said...

Hi Georgia,
Beautitul bag. I'm trying to whip up some goodies with my favorite things for Pink Friday ... vintage flowers and ribbons.

sita said...

Well for starters your bags are pretty high up on the list! I love them! Congrats on your blog, my ultimate fav though is our family dinners. I adore sitting at the table with my kiddos and just taking them in!

Janet Bernasconi said...

Hi Georgia!

Congrats on your 50th blog post! And how sweet of you to offer a giveaway. Love the handbag. I have so many favorite things. But I will go with my parents and family. They are truly my favorite. But definitely not for sale! LOL
Have a great weekend!!
Janet's Creative Pillows

Andie-The Brown Bee said...

Hi Georgia! Your bags are SOOOO pretty.
I think my favorite thing in the whole wide world is that feeling you get when you're surrounded by the love and warmth of family and friends. There's just noting else like it! =0]

Patricia said...

Georgia, congratulations on your
50th blog. Well done! After family and friends my favorite things are 'stinkums' as Miss Bridgie calls my potpourri. So look to see it coming through in some new products.
I think a Big Bottom Bag will go just dandy with my Big Bottom! and it's pink!


Francie of The Scented Cottage said...

LOL Georgia I love your Big Bottom Bags and I think since I have a Big Bottom I should win... :)


Sharon said...

Do I have to pick just one favorite thing.... I just can't~ love the bag~S

gail said...

Hi Georgia,,,, I love,love,love your bags. Especially PINK!:) Congratulations on your 50th post. I have to say my favorite things would be my sweet grandkids. They are my life. Have a great day...luv, gail

Craft Diva said...

oh gosh! narrow down my favorites to ONE thing? don't think i can...but i'll fall days. i love the fall, it is my favorite time of year!

Cathy said...

Hi Georgia,

Love the bag!!! I hope I win.

See you in September.

xo Cath

Lilli Blue said...

If I win this bag could become one of my favorite things. WOW!
I love stacks of beauitgul linens.
Pastle and solid bright color dishes.
Coffee with creme in a beauitful cup.
The smell of vebeana and vetiver and coffee!
The feeling of timelessness when i am on a roll creating things. Off to do just that. Lilli Whoo hoo on your 50th.

Susan said...

My favorite thing is good health!
But my tribe of tiger does have some mighty cute whiskers!!!
Susan *dutchrose*

Shabby Shan said...

Hi Georgia!
Congratulations on your 50th blog. I guess I would have to say my favorite thing is shopping. Thanks for having a giveaway, I love the bag!

Have a nice Labor Day!

Silena said...

Hey Congratulation, Georgia, on your 50th blog. Of course, my favorite thing is my wonderful family, my kids and grandkids especially....well, DH too. But besides that, one of my favorite things, would be to win a beautiful big bottom bag made by a wonderful pink sister. Really, it is gorgeous...thank you having a drawing!

Carrie Gonzalez said...

What a beautiful bag! Congrats on your 50th post. Let's see, my favorite things, my children, by dear husband, my wonderful pink sisters, beautiful papers, vintage purses and the list goes on. Thanks for a lovely giveaway. it is just gorgeous!

Shabby in Pink Boutique said...

Congrats on your 50th post. Wow that is alot. Love that pretty pink bag. I sure would look cute with that.
Pink Hugs

Inka Thomas said...

Hi Georgia,

Can't wait to meet you soon. Love your bag.

SoCal Helene said...

Hi Georgia & Happy Friday!!
Congrats on you 50th blog and many more….One of my favorite things are that me and my husband are fortune enough to live in sunny California, yeahh!! The tote is beautiful and someone will be very happy!

Debbie said...

Hi Georgia...what a wonderful give-away! One of my favorite things (besides big-bottom bags) is a cool, crisp autumn morning. :)

Pink hugs,

becky up the hill said...

I love vintage Christmas ornaments!

Deborah said...

Hi Miss G and Congratulations!
i wish I had time to blog and set up a site, yours is just lovely!

Some of my favorite things are my 5 year old neice when she says "Aunt Debbie, I love you!"...
My sweet Siamese kitty Sima when she sleeps on my pillow at night!
And all things vintage!

Cori G. said...

Hi Georgia,
We are neighbors! I live behind Disneyland and spend a lot of time in Orange. I just love that little town. Have you been to the new Paris in a Cup Tea Salon...Wonderful!
THanks for stopping by and I LOVE you BigBottomBags!!! Very Cute!
Have a wonderful weekend and I'll stop by again!

Diane Mc said...

Hi Georgia! This is the first time I have ever blogged! You are honored! LOL Congrats on your 50th blog! 'Favorite Things" is one of my favorite show tunes! "Whiskers on kittens" is part of my favorite line, as my dear Tigger has pure white whiskers, and a lovely purr that sooths me to sleep when I'm tired! Take care, Diane Mc