I found some random Mr. Potatohead pieces at the antique mall for $6.50. I found parts for a santa Potato head and also some earmuffs. I'm saving them for Adele's next visit with one of her therapists. She should have fun.
I also found this book at the used book store for $2:
My husband had wanted it ever since I mentioned that Tomie dePaola had written it because his grandmother liked the legend. So now we have this and the bluebonnets one. They didn't have a lot of meaning to me until I moved down to Texas where we have bluebonnets and Indian paintbrushes. They are out in full force this time of year (especially with all the extra rain).
On the way home, I hit the other comic book store in town (two colleges in Denton = lots o Geeks). I picked up some free comic books and then proceeded to spoil my husband's mother's day surprise by acquiring this:
Here is my stitching for this week:
I think the colors really pop on the natural linen.