Monday, March 30, 2009

A busy weekend!

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I was so busy this weekend that I didn't get a chance to take any photos for my blog so you'll have to settle with a photo I took of Beau about a week ago. I walked into the living room and found him sitting in the chair with his leg up on the arm just cracked me up so I quickly grabbed the camera! He really thinks he's a little man, I'm sure of it!

Saturday morning my phone rang at 7:00 am. I knew right away it must be my friend Nelson, he's the only one that ever calls me that early! He was on his way to the Santa Cruz Flea Market and wanted to see if I wanted to go with him. Of course I did! It didn't even matter that I just woke up 15 minutes earlier, hadn't showered or had any coffee! I threw on some clothes and we were on our way with only a brief stop at Starbucks because I don't function without my morning coffee!!! I'm so glad I went because I found something wonderful and that is why my weekend became so busy! It needed some work so I spent most of the day on Sunday working on it and painting it white. It's just about done and I hopefully will have photos tomorrow!!!


Arleen @ Seasons for All at Home said...

Hi Cindy. What a great picture of Beau. I can't wait to see what you found at the flea market! ~Arleen

Anonymous said...

He looks so cute there enjoying the sun! Can't wait to see your newest find.

Debbie V.

Cynthia's Cottage Design said...

Awwww, how sweet Cindy! He's adorable!

I loved the post before this too! Stunning photographs of your beautiful Lilacs, those are absolutely my favorite flowers and the scent is beyond amazing!

Happy Spring!

Hugs, Cynthia

southernbelle said...

So cute of Beau!!! He's talking to
you with his eyes.....(I found my
spot in the sun and I'm soooo
comfortable.) I'm excited about your latest find and looking forward to seeing it. Mimi

Carousel222 said...

Beau is such a cutie pie. Makes me want to reach out and give him a kiss and hug. Our pets are family members as well. Can't wait to see your latest find. Wish I had your energy to do all this painting.

Melanie said...

Beau is too cute!

Ohhh ... I can't wait to see the big reveal!

Jackie said...

Beau is so cute~~~
Can't wait to see your newest project! Heavy sigh, will have to wait til tomorrow~~
Have a great week

Mary said...

Awwww, he's such a cutie! I can't wait to see what you got. Do you have any room left in your apartment? lol

Annabelle said...

Luv surprises and Beau is just too precious! Have a great day
Hugs Annabelle

Libby Murphy said...

Oh how sweet. I'm betting dogs know much more that we think and who ever thinks they don't have personalities, well all I can say is they don't have a dog. Great lilacs - beautiful.
Happy Twirls

Becky from Tennessee said...

Hello Cindy and Beau. He looks so
cute with his leg on the sofa arm.
It is amazing how human-like our
pets seem at times.
Can't wait to see your new project!
Here in middle Tennessee we don't
have a lot of flea markets. We only have one at the Nashville
fairgrounds once a month. Also, it
is pretty hard to find a bargain
anymore because most of the vendors
know their merchandise better than
they did years ago.
Hope you have a great week!

Julie said...

Look at that sweet baby!

I was catching up on your blog and want to know where you get your will power??? If I had been in that shop with you, I would have wrecked my financial status! ha ha..

LillySue said...

Love the shot of Beau. He is a little man, isn't he, heehee! You have us all in suspense now....I can't wait to see what you found and redid!!
Blessings- LillySue

Suzie said...

Your Beau looks like my dog, Flower..Sooo CUTE!!

Terri and Bob said...

LOVING the photo of the pup. Adorable. Totally eager to see what you are working on!

Berlin Deluxxe said...

I can't wait to see what it is!!!!

Nancy W said...

He is adorable! Can't wait to see what you found! When you have a chance stop by mine and see my find from my flea market shopping this past weekend! It's painted white so I know you will heart it!
hugs from nancy of conroe, tx!

Anonymous said...

What a cute little doggie! I'm looking forward to seeing what you discovered at the flea market. I'm sure whatever it is you had turned it into a beauty.

Teacup Lady (Sandy)

Forever Vintage said...

Can't wait to see what you made over!! Beau is a handsome little man for sure.

Kathy's Red Door Welcome said...

Do you seriously have any more room in your apartment to put another thing. Silly me, of course you do. Can't wait til you show us what it is. Your little "man" looks so poised and comfortable in that chair.Have a great week.

kimmcl said...

No fair teasing us like that Cindy - I can't wait to see your new treasure!!!

marty39 said...

Ok, now I'm so curious. I can't wait to see the new find. Hugs, Marty

Lee Laurie said...

I bet whatever it is you found is going to be beautiful! I'm excited! Your little doggie is precious!!

Millie said...

Love seeing a pic of Beau. He's adorable just casually hanging out, lol.

NZ Carla said...

Hi Cindy,
Beau is a real cutie and so at home I see!!
Looking forward to the BIG reveal tomorrow...woo hoo, bet it's beautiful!!
Your Lilacs are gorgeous! We have Autumn here in New Zealand so I will have to wait awhile to see my Lilacs!

NZ Carla

~ ♥ LISBETH ♥~ said...

Beau is so cute and yes,I think he looks like a little man or maybe the master of the house :o)

Crystal Rose Cottage said...

Beau is very handsome! I am going to post some pics of my 2 chihuahuas soon. They are very "girly girly"! Can't wait to see what you found at the flea market!
Hugs, Patti

Ruby said...

ohhh!! sooooo cute.

Elma said...

HI Cindy,Love the picture of Beau how cute!! Can;t wait to see what you found at the flea market!!!!

Stephanie said...

Mmmm those lilacs look so wonderful. Can't wait to see the mystery project!!

Ginger said...

Ahh Cindy he is adorable. And quite the little man. That picture is hilarious.
You sure stay busy. I wish I could get half as much done as you do. Looking forward to seeing your find.

Becky said...

He is the little king on his throne. He almost has that look of , Hey, you go fetch me something."
Can't wait to see your new find.

Artsy Fartsy said...

If he is just not the cutest, he grabbed my heart right from me!! Many Blessings, Janna

YSLGuy said...

What a funny picture of your little guy. Mine is the same way, he sleeps under the covers of the bed with just his head poking out.

I can't wait to see what you bought and how you revamped it.

Pink Slippers said...

Handsome fella.

Joy said...

Beau is so cute and tiny! Can't wait to see what you have been working on..

Shanda said...

Love the pic of Beau. I have a horse named "Little Man". He has always been such a gentleman since he was a colt, the named seemed so fitting. I chuckled when I read this about Beau. He is a handsome little fella. Can't wait to see your surprise of what you bought and how you fixed it all up.
Love the Lilacs also. They are one of my all time fav's. Avon makes a bubble bath the smells just like them and Bath and Body works makes a room fragrance that is a dead ringer also.

Rosemary said...

I would have gone too!

Cottage Rose said...

Hi Cindy; Oh what a darling photo, he is so cute... I can't wait to see the new old treasure you found.


Rose said...

Oh now that is too cute! LOL
Oh and I just can not wait to see what you got! You sure have my curosity up, that's for sure!

BittersweetPunkin said...

Cindy, that is an adorable photo of were smart to grab the camera!

LOVE your lilacs, they are my favorite.

Denise said...

Beau is such a handsome little man. You should post more picture's of him. I have two little papillon's that think they are human. We love our furry family members.
Can't wait to see your latest treasure!
See you soon,

Chatelaine said...

Beau is so cute! Looks like a king on his throne.

Bumble Bee Cottage said...

Hi Cindy, you take the sweetest photos. Beau looks like a little cutie.

Anonymous said...

How fun to have a friend call on the spur of the moment.

I can't wait to see your latest treasure.

Beau is adorable!


Sandra~Romantique Inspirations~ said...

Oh Cindy, I love this picture of Beau, what a darling he is. SOOOO darn cute!

DeDe said...

That is an awesome picture. He's just hanging out in the beautiful room. Love it