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It Makes Me Happy And I Love It

I'm participating in Mama Kat's (pretty much world famous) Writer's Workshop.

My chosen writing prompt:  Something you bought this month that you love.

The fact that this little thing makes me so happy may sound odd, but I love it!

There are days when a certain item pops in my head and then I'm in search of this said 'item' for days, or weeks, until I find it.  It could be a particular candle holder, a specific lamp design or glass ware.  Things like that.  I don't know why it happens, it just does.

My latest was a small pedestal, called a Cupcake Holder, to raise my most recent obsession; birch candle holders.  I found this sweet accent at a gorgeous store in Cannon Beach, OR called Sesame + Lilies.  Gor-Ge-OUS!  This store is a complete knock-out.  (Check out their website).


It Makes Me Happy And I Love It - Ann Again and again



With regard to the birch candle/candle holder Cost Plus World Market carries some but the color of the birch bark wasn't the color I had in mind.  I was so excited when I found what I had in my mind's eye, at a favorite stop in the wine country of Dundee, OR - Red Hills Market.  This market carries a line of birch candle holders created by the company Roost.  (Just in case you've been searching too :->). 

It Makes Me Happy And I Love It - Ann Again and again


Most often for me it's the little things that bring me so much joy.  Unless it's a Coconut Cream Pie, then I want a very large slice, thank you very much.  Did you pick up something special this month that makes you smile?  

There are 4 other writing prompts waiting for you over at Mama Kat's.  Why not visit Mama Kat, choose a writing prompt and take part in her (pretty much world famous) Writer's Workshop :->
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