Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Thanksgiving Chalkboard and the Love of Pumpkin Pie

Happy November!

Can it really be November already?

Time sure does fly by.

I thought I'd drop in quickly today to share my 
dining room chalkboard with you.  
She's all set for Thanksgiving...

Although I'm no artist, 
I had some fun with this one.

Mind if I share a short story?

As I was on my step stool, chalking away,
my husband yells from the other room,

"In the time it's taking you to draw that pumpkin pie,
you could have made a pumpkin pie."

Then upon completion of my "masterpiece" I hear,

"It looks nice, but it could have looked
even better if it came with an actual 
pumpkin pie."

He's like living with a comedian, I tell you!! 

The question now is...
Should I make him wait until Thanksgiving Day
for pumpkin pie or not?



NanaDiana said...

LOL- Make him wait-make him wait-make him wait.....nah-never mind.....I wouldn't make him wait either....lol

Your chalk board looks great-but I could have EATEN a pumpkin pie while I was reading this!;>) xo Diana

Gypsy Heart said...

Life is short ~ make that pie! :) Wish I had a piece with my coffee.

Great job on the chalkboard ~

I've missed checking in to see what you're creating...crazy times around here.


Teresa said...

Don't wait.
Works of Art need to be celebrated. Just like the funny and loving people in our home.
Get into you happy kitchen and bake one.
Happy Autumn Gina!

Stacey said...

Go ahead and make one. Then you'll both be happy. :)

Love your chalkboard!

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

Your chalkboard looks great Gina!! Go ahead make him his pie:-)

Donna@anangloinquébec said...

Oh that would be my husband too...he loves pumpkin pie too.... is that a guy thing?
Your chalkboard looks great. I miss having one. I bet your table will look fabulous on Thanksgiving...as usual. :)

Something Nice and Pretty said...

Awww, make him one, you will get a smile and he will never forget how you made him one after kidding you!
BTW your chalkboard is so cute!

Dawna Motz said...

Cute story Gina! and I agree with the others make him a pie!! Love your chalkboard art! Have a great day.

The Polka Dot Closet said...

I love it and I say.....Make him wait lol!


Kerin said...

Cute chalkboard sign!
Cute comment from your hubby too!

Warm wishes..

Coastal Cottage Dreams said...

Cute chalkboard Gina. Make the pumpkin pie for him.

Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...

lol that is what you call a quandry.

what sayeth thee? thinking yes?

what a booger ball lol - can't stop laughing

i think i'd make him one and give him the skinniest little piece you can cut, cuz, you know, paybacks......I mean you ARE Italian, yes? love it.

Ana said...

Never a dull moment with these funny, funny, hubbies, right? I say you make him the pie. Your chalkboard turned out great.

Much love,

Kim @ Exquisitely Unremarkable said...

Sounds like someone really wants some pumpkin pie! Of course, between your board and your story, now I want pie! ;)

Shannon Fox said...

Stop with the cute. That is adorable G!! Thanks for swinging by.. wishing you and your family a Happy Fall and a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Melinda said...

Too funny! I think he should wait: )

M : )

kitty said...

Aww your hubby is too funny, Gina! Yes, make your sweetie the pie.
You say that you're no an artist, but it truly think you are! You don't give yourself the credit you deserve.
Your ghost pillow that you added as a friend to Jack is awesome!!

Sherry @ Thrift My House said...

You made the cutest pumpkin pie... and no calories! LOVE it!

sandy said...

oh make the pie now lol! what a cute drawing and i love chalkboards too! you did really good!

Danielle Giannandrea said...

Lol! Aren't husbands so funny?! I have one just like him at my house! ♥♥♥ Love your pie! Happy November! xo

sandy said...

did you make that pie yet? lol

Diane Lynn said...

The chalkboard and your pie look great Gina! As far as the real pumpkin pie for your hubby...I say too close to the holiday, so none for now and the jokes on him!

Debbiedoos said...

That is so cute Gina. I wish you and your family a warm and festive Thanksgiving. Sure glad I am not in Buffalo right now. Sadly, my Mom and sister are and they are suppose to come here Saturday.Fingers crossed they can get out.

Art @ Home said...

How cute. I love chalkboards! I would like to make one and use it as a menu board. I think I might include it in my homeschool curriculum! ;P

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