Thursday, October 29, 2009

Getting in the Spirit



I'm a little bit of a party pooper on Halloween. I think my favorite part is toasting fresh pumpkin seeds. In fact, it's probably what motivates me to carve the pumpkin!

I did put out this carved bird on the window sill, which isn't very scary, but it kind of looks like a silhouette against the light.

11 comments :

  1. The little pumpkins are darling. With your large windows, apron sink and wooden counter gleaming, this could be a photo in a magazine. I love those windows by the sink.

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  2. Trina, what a lovely window sill. Still life with pumpkins and bird. Love it. Thanks for your note too.
    I bet the colors out there are gorgeous right now.
    xoxo MC

    P.S. My word verification for submitting this post is "chill". How appropriate for fall!

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  3. Your kitchen is gorgeous. Love the wee pumpkins. I am crazy for your whole house. Do you know, I have read ALL your posts in the last few days?

    Your house is my FAVORITE on all the blogs. I love your classic taste and measured approach to decorating. I love that your house is full of precious things, not junk. So I would never have expected to see a full on Halloween spectacle in your house! Very classic and quiet with the little touches.

    P.S. The new living room chairs you've ordered - are they from Ethan Allen?? I want a chair exactly like this but here I have only found similar at Ethan Allen and they don't have it in their showroom. I don't want to buy sight-unseen. Where is yours from, if I may ask??

    You can always email me:
    pricet@telus.net if you have a minute.
    xoxo

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  4. Hi Trina,

    Your photos look so professional. your kitchen, gorgeous as usual. perfect decorations, in my book.

    ~janet

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  5. Hi Trina,

    p.s. i agree with terri. your house is my all-time favorite in the blog world also. i mean it!

    ~janet

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  6. Dear sweet Janet and Terri - hugs, hugs, hugs! xoTrina

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  7. We don't really do Halloween to any great extent here Trina, but I'm sure it will get bigger in the coming years. Your kitchen sill looks lovely, very restrained & elegant.
    Millie ^_^

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  8. Gorgeous photo as always, you are a great photographer. The little pumpkins and the bird are so cute, I like!

    Have a happy weekend Trina :)

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  9. I just went through your whole house. Thank you for taking the time to blog about it! I love, love your kitchen! Amazing! Keep up the good work!

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  10. I love your home. It gorgeous. I live in an old home built in the 1940's, and I have a farmhouse sink too..I love your style probably cuz it reminds me of mine!!! I have some pictures in my blog..

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