Friday, June 4, 2010

Taiwan Shopping for Pink Saturday

While I was in Louisiana for a month, my husband was working in Taiwan. He took these pink pictures for us. Wasn’t that sweet?  

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So “Hello Kitty”!

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So 1960s!

Changing Gears

LV is my featured Pink Saturday participant. I always love visiting her blog and reading the stories. Last week, a comment she left on another blog, reminded me how much she has to tell us:

I am old country girl from way back. We never planted soy or had machinery. Just hard work with our hands and mules.

It’s good to remember this was not so long ago. I so hope I have stories of interest to pass on as I gain the life experience of LV!

Last Saturday I was flying from New Orleans to Burlington, VT with a flight change in New York. Something seemed odd since the flight status said “Closed”. We did get on our flight, but midway we were re-routed to Boston where we landed instead due to a “hydraulics” problem. Fire trucks on the runway, a tow to the terminal, my first real emergency in many years of flying.

All was fine and during the 5 1/2 hour wait in a confined Boston terminal for a new plane, an angel entertained me with her stories. I don’t know her name, but she looked like she could be LV’s sister!

Happy Pink Saturday! Be sure to pop over to Beverly’s at How Sweet the Sound and to say hi to LV because I was given two reminders to do so from Someone special! Funny how that works sometimes.

31 comments:

Elyse said...

how fun of your hubby to take pics for pink saturday!!! very cool.

xo
elyse

Regina said...

How gorgeous Nancy. Love Hello Kitty.
Happy Pink Saturday!
Enjoy your weekend.

Regards.

Dawn said...

"Hello kittieey" One of my daughters fave.
I flew in hurricane Katrina, from Maine to Texas. It was the first and last time I was on a plane, those emergency trucks somehow left a indeliable mark on my experience.

someplace in thyme said...

That was quite the airport wait girlfriend. Love Hello Kitty, my grand daughter Allie would be in heaven with all the great items you are showing us this week. Happy Pink Saturday, Char

Atelier de Charo said...

Love the photos, so sweet hubby you have!

Happy Pink Saturday!
Hugs
Charo

fiberdoodles said...

Lovely pinks! Happy Pink Saturday!!

DollZandThingZ said...

FAB photos! He did a great job!!

Shelia said...

Thanks for visiting. I enjoyed looking at your blog. Wonderful

gabrieladelworth.com said...

Happy Pink Saturday!


Love these clothes!


~ Gabriela ~

Mari said...

HELLO,
SUCH GREAT PINKS AND FOR YOUR HUBBY TO TAKE THE PIC'S FOR YOU, HOW SWEEEETTT :) HAVE A VERY HAPPY PINKY SATURDAY :)

LV said...

Nancy, what a great husband you have. Most men certainly would not be thinking of helping his wife with Pink Saturday. That's great. I do appreciate your kind words so much. It makes me feel so blessed to think I might have added a little spark to your day. That is about the only way I travel now, flying. So I truly understand your airport problems. Thanks again for your kindness.

Our Back Porch said...

What a sweet hubby! LOVE the pinks. I just adore Hello Kitty! Have a lovely Pink Saturday!

Hugs,
Rebecca

Kathy said...

Wow, how sweet of your husband to take these pictures for you!
You are blessed,
Kathy

Cathy said...

Hi Nancy,

Wow, Such lovely pinks. What a beautiful Pink Saturday Post.

Have a lovely weekend.

Cathy

Cathy said...

Hi Nancy,

Wow, Such lovely pinks. What a beautiful Pink Saturday Post.

Have a lovely weekend.

Cathy

Brenda-shabbycatsandroses said...

What a sweetheart of a husband to take these cute pink pictures for you...he's a keeper :)

Happy Pink Saturday!
Warmest, Brenda

Jacalyn @ rmebathproducts.com said...

What a great hubby!!!!! Sounds like one scary flight! Glad you are safe and sound!

Happy PS,
Jacalyn

Mary said...

Nancy, this was such an entertaining post. How nice of your husband to capture so much pink for our Pink Saturday fiesta.I hope you have a wonderful day. Blessings...Mary

Jil~Say It With Roses said...

Well....I am so glad you are safely back! I had quite a scare on an airplane many, many years ago and have not set on one since...see what a big baby I am and me with a son who is a helicopter pilot for Homeland Security!!!! Well, I would fly with him!
I love the pink kitties, but are those Hello Kitty? They have a little different look!
Not sure what our summer plans are yet...if at all possible to pop over to see you I will let you know!
Jil
xo

Susie Jefferson said...

I'll definitely visit LV... how spooky...

How nice your husband took some pix for you - they're great. I just wish I had the nerve to shoot in shops... I'm too nervous in case I get thrown out or something.

I'm not doing PS this week... I over-reached (literally) and have wrenched my back, so am just not up to blog hopping right this minute (only had 5 doors to 2nd coat, as well). I must say I am pretty cross with myself - I should have been more careful.

I'm wishing you a very Happy Pink Saturday - firmly on Terra (or should it be Terror) Firma!

Dogmom Diva said...

Wow, I am impressed that your hubby took PINK pictures..we are getting these men well trained! How fun!

thanks for stopping by and have a great weekend!

Barb

Sherry from Alabama said...

What a sweet hubby you have. I just love Hello Kitty, so simple, sweet, and PINK!

Sherry @ A Happy Valentine

Maggie said...

How nice for him to take these pictures for us! haha- and so very much pink!!! wow!

Happy PS!

Maggie@
Do These shoes match this purse?

Queen of Dreamsz said...

Happy PiNk, Nancy...

Is Mark still there? I want that PiNk doggie on the top shelf! :0)

What an adventure with your flight..I'm sure that was bit unsettling. I glad you had an angel entertain you. I'll bet you gained a lot of insight from those stories.

I wish my Dad's mother was still alive so I could listen to every word of her stories. I do miss that I never had the chance to get to know her.

Thanks for visiting with me...have a lovely week,
Stephanie ♥

Just Between Us Girls said...

Love love love the photographs your husband took. Also love the comment about hard work with a person's hands. Your blog is wonderful Stop by to see me. I would love it.
Hugs,
Pat

Lisa said...

Cute Pinks I cannot wait to visit LV!
Happy Pink Saturday!
Hugs, Lisa

Martha's Favorites said...

Hi: Great pictures. I am glad everything went ok at the airport. God is so good to us. Blessings, Martha

Esther said...

Happy belated Pink Saturday (I'm sorry, didn't have time enough to visit everybody in one day!)

Have a nice week ! Love Es XX

The Quintessential Magpie said...

I like LV, too. She's a neat lady.

And I'm so glad, Nancy, that your flight made it safely down and that you made it safely home. Oh what a relief! And what fun to make a new friend on that flight.

Loved seeing PS in the orient!

XO,

Sheila

Martha said...

Happy Pink Saturday and delightful finds from your Hubby!

Pat said...

I'm still working my way through PS posts. I'm glad I found yours. It is terrific!