Saturday, November 14, 2009

LITTLE THINGS

Isn't this the cutest little Snow Baby? I began buying one of these SnowBabies each year for my granddaughter (Plumpkin) who is now four years old. I decided I needed to take pictures of each one because I already forgot which ones I bought! This little sweetie is for 2009! I don't think she cares that much at age four, but hopefully some day she will enjoy having them.
And I found this little Czech bird at an antique store when we were in Bird-In-Hand two weeks ago. According to my husband, everybody's grandmother had these. Mine did, and apparently his did too. I had my grandmother's bird many years ago, but gave it to my friend because her grandmother was from Czechoslovakia. Now I am happy to have this one. They must have made a ton of these, but aren't they sweet! And from Bird-In-Hand, PA!


15 comments:

Karen said...

I don't ever remember seeing one of the birds before. And one of my grandmother's was from Czechoslovakia.

paulette said...

Your little bird is very sweet! And I love the idea of starting a collection for your grand-daughter. I give little ornaments to all my nieces and nephews with the year, their name and mine. They have a fairly good collection now... Take care! Paulette

Lappetausa said...

Snow babies are unknown to me, so cute!

sewprimitive karen said...

Darling, the Snow Baby looks like Jack in the face lol.

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Julie-Ann said...

I think buying a snowbaby for your granddaughter every year is great. She will appreciate it more and more as she gets older. When she becomes a teenager and rolls her eyes at them, don't let that stop you. She will treasure them later! LOL

I love bird figurines. Yours is very sweet.

Karen said...

My Mom collects the snow babies. This one is very sweet. I've seen the bluebird somewhere before. Now you have me wondering where!

Darcie said...

That's a wonderful tradition! Before you know it, little Plumpkin will be all grown and will have a houseful of Christmas decorations from her dear Gram!

I've been playing catch-up on my favorite blogs. ;-) LOVE seeing the pictures of your trip! What fun you girls must have had!

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*karendianne. said...

Oh I love that snow babie! :)

Libby said...

What a wonderful collection of memories the Plumpkin will have when she's grown *s*
I remember those little birdies at Grandma's house . . . . I wonder if they are packed away in a box - down in the basement?

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