Tuesday, October 09, 2007

On Domesticity


On domesticity: "I'm good with kids and decorating, of course, but if the cooking were up to me, we'd all starve in a really cute room."

Mary Engelbreit

Thank you for all your comments to this post. Mary Engelbreit is a favorite of mine as well! And yes, the aprons are mine. I have more --- someday I'll share them with you as well.

24 comments:

  1. What a sweet quote! I adore anything Mary Engelbreit.

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  2. That is SO funny. It sounds like something my daughter would say. :)

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  3. Heehee! I am totally down with that quote!

    Thanks for visiting me- after checking out your blogs, it doesn't seem the least bit of an unusual comment to talk about how to improve the icky old boca burgers. You must be a health food gourmet!

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  4. I love that quote! Sometimes I feel like that.
    Donna :)

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  5. love the aprons!how very pretty. I have a wee collection of them as well..some from the late 1800's, 1920's and so forth. hope you are having a good week.
    So fun to visit your blog.

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  6. love ME too...for years I have...now tell me are those ALL your aprons....just gotta know???
    Deby

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  7. That is so funny, I just read that quote and saved it to share at some point. It is so totally me. When I have parties the last thought on my mind is what food to serve. I am all about the ambience. Food? Oh, whoops!

    xo,
    Melissa
    P.S. Love the aprons!

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  8. This quote sounds like Mary... but we do know the rooms would be too cute!

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  9. Fabulous quote! Love your aprons too. ~ Lynda ♥

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  10. lol, That is funny. I love the pretty aprons. :o)

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  11. The quote made me smile. I love the photo of the aprons.

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  12. What a fun picture with those aprons. I can smell the clean air and hear the birds. Great quote!

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  13. I'm with "daughter of the king"... Are these aprons yours?

    I work in the evenings, so I can relate to these sentiments more that I wish to admit!

    KJ

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  14. LOL!!!!! That is the story of our lives (although kijsa is a much better cook than kari)! Thanks for the laugh!

    smiles, kari and kijsa

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  15. Tell ya what - I'll make the food and you decorate the room for our next little soirée. Ok???

    Love,
    Julie

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  16. I love those aprons!

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  17. betty r2:19 PM

    What a beautiful sight...aprons hanging out on the clothesline or is it washline??

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  18. The aporns wdancing in the wind what a beautiful picture. Come by to visit me at Daisy Bouquet. Mary

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  19. lol! sooo funny! I love mary engelbriet!!

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  20. Love that quote and love those aprons! ~Adrienne~

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  21. Very cut,but I do love the aprons.

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  22. That quote is written for me ;-) I LOVE your aprons can't wait to see your collection!

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  23. I love the aprons ...I am so sorry that I never kept those old family heirloom-aprons! Aprons seem like such a thing of the past now...and to think that my first sewing project was an apron (back in 1966).

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