July 2, 2010

Hooray for the Red, White & Blue!

I found this black stand at the Goodwill for 99 cents and knew it would just be perfect for holding some 
Paper Party Cones!
I filled them up with some star sprinkle cookies that my sister bought for me at...
Christmas time from Trader Joe's!

We never opened them and they were still fresh, yummy and adorable for the 4th!
 Wishing everyone a happy & healthy 4th of July!
(which happens to be my favorite holiday!)

I salute all the men and women who have fought, died,
and are still risking their lives each day
so that my family and I can live in
one nation, under God, indivisible,
with liberty and justice for all!
Thank you!



Debby said...

Beautiful table and I like those cones. Happy 4th.

Debby said...

Love your cones and table.
Happy 4th. ((((HUGS))))

Just a little something from Judy said...

You...expressed it so perfectly! In your ever creative way you portrayed the July 4th holiday and the reason we can celebrate it in a beautiful, colorful way. If I would have seen that black frame at Goodwill, I would have bought it first:) Thank you for sharing this post. It is so well done.

Happy July 4th to you!

BECKY said...

Hi Carrie,
Your treat cones look great, and the table is so festive! Wonderful job!
Hope you have a fabulous Fourth of July celebration!

That last photo is awesome! I am so thankful too for all these brave men and women!! May God richly bless each one!


Country Dreaming said...

Love your table and the goodies on top.
A salute to the Men and Women of the Military--THANK YOU!

Happy 4th to YOU!


Valarie said...

Carrie...Amen. I hope you don't mind that I quoted you on my blog. What you said is beautiful. Have a safe and wonderful weekend.
xxoo Valarie

Kim@Seasons of My Heart said...

Happy 4th my friend.

LOVE..the goodwill find. Way to go. :-)

Lori said...

hooray indeed!!!

your table looks gorgeous...your cone holder is fabulous...happy fourth Carrie!!!

Karen Long said...

Thank you Carrie for stopping by my blog http://glassofsweettea.blogspot.com/
And for the kind words... by the way I love that top you made,, and your precious sewing room.. it looks awesome..
Please stop by agian,, I will be stopping by to visit you for sure.. and I will keep you informed on our time of trial..
Thanks again for the kind words..
God Bless you and your family...

Catherine said...

beautiful table!

koralee said...

Sending you lots of love for your big celebration! xoxox

Aunt Amelia's Attic said...

Yes, yes, yes! Remember and salute our Warriors!

Happy 4th of July!!!

~*~ saskia ~*~ said...

Happy happy 4th of July, Carrie! Do enjoy the fireworks!!

Leslie said...

AWESOME!!!!!! Happy 4th of july

Linda www.mykindofcooking.com said...

Wonderful post! I like the creative way you used your Goodwill find, but the thing I like most is you comments to the military! God Bless you for remembering them!

Jan said...

love the bowl of cherries with the flags as a centerpiece. Our cherry trees are full and I've been making cherry pie filling!!

pollydove said...

I love this holiday too! Your paper party cones are so adorable and your table too cute!!!

Happy 4th!!!! :)

Diane said...

Everything looks so festive, Hope you had a great 4th! Hugs & Kisses, Diane

Happy@Home said...

Hi Carrie,
What a perfect way to use that black stand. The treat cones are adorable.
I also like your centerpiece. The cherries look sooo good.
Hope you had an enjoyable 4th.

Florence and Mary said...

I hope you had a great weekend,

Victoria xx

Beverly @ My Sew Sweet Studio said...

Love your cones full of star cookies, and the stand is perfect. Great find.
My favorite holiday too. Love to decorate "Red, white and blue"
Great quilt on your table. I have tons of fabric put aside for a quilt for the 4th...someday.

Mags said...

Those cones are too adorable. Hope you had a happy 4th!

Blessedmom's Simple Home said...

I hope you had a wonderful holiday. Everything looks so pretty and festive.

Deborah said...

Seriously Mental Ninja. You always inspire me. **kisskiss** Deb

Joy said...

Great post, and love the decorations with the cone.
Hope you have a fun vacation!

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