Yesterday, we went on a fun shopping expedition with Ted's
brother and his wife. We were doing the antique shops near
Lake Texhoma and one in particular had some really nice
I was tempted by a gold French chair and an interesting
pot rack. The pot rack was the prettiest I have ever
seen and very old. It was hand forged. I would have
bought it if I had room in the kitchen. I have too many
chairs as it is.
We didn't manage to break for lunch until about four. We
stopped in Sulphur and I had wonderful Chili Rellinos.
Mexican food is my absolute favorite. Fortunately
Oklahoma and Texas abounds in good Mexican restaurants.
None can equal those close to the Mexican border, however.
I ended up with some Christmas ornaments, little bears
made from burlap and an accessory that there is no name
for but it is handsome. Ted's nickname is bear so he
loves bear items. His brothers dubbed him Bear because
he is so surly in the early morning. He is definitely a
Nova, my much loved SIL, loves doing crafts and has a craft
show coming up. She got a lot of ideas while we were out.
One of my prized items is a wood carving that she made for
me of a Victorian lady. She is very creative.