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The Blue Fish

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Hello friends. I wanted to get a little something done. So this is a small offering. No, there are no fish, but the wind chimes I bought for myself are big blue glass fish. They will be going outside later. And I wanted big blue earrings as well. I don't want to talk a lot about it but the house sale fell through. I don't think I care very much. They were not honoring our agreement and I think I probably dodged a bullet. So I looked out my kitchen window at my baby hummingbirds and I thought, '' who would feed them if I was gone?'' So it's ok. I'm not up to this again, at least for some time. I bought this blue fish wind chime to make myself happy. It is a splendid example of what my son refers to as my tacky hippie tastes, LOL. Yep.

Components:

Silver toned chandelier findings which I may have bought from LB, although I don't remember. Blue glass crystal drops. Blue sparkle beads. Daisy spacers. Silver toned patterned disk beads. Eye pins. Ear hook findings

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  1. Robin nursechick
    Robin nursechick says:

    you earrings are beautiful Kay! Royal blue-so regal. I like your windchime too.

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    thegreenzebra says:

    These earrings are great, very pretty, excellent considering what you are going through, good for you. Your wind chime is fabulous! a justified purchase no doubt.

  3. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Your ear rings are definitely show stoppers! Wear them for you, flash them around and make everyone envious.

    Love the blue fish wind chimes. Are they ceramic or metal? The color is a gorgeous blue and if they make you happy that’s all that matters.

  4. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    Thanks ladies. LRC, the fish are glass, and yes they do make me happy for some crazy reason. Green Zebra, I feel justified in buying the chimes because I got them for only $10 at Grocery Outlet. What a deal, LOL. Robin, I’m glad you like the earrings and the chimes. I have to find a place where they won’t scare my hummingbirds. They are pretty loud. I feel pretty good about how things have turned out, despite not moving right now.

  5. Beady Little Eyes
    Beady Little Eyes says:

    Oh so sparkly earrings – just beautiful. Great for a night on the town. The glass drops are lovely with the chandelier.
    The fishie wind chimes are beautiful. I can see why you fell in love with them.
    Sorry your deal fell through. There’ll be more.

  6. dolllady aka Pam
    dolllady aka Pam says:

    Gorgeous earrings! That blue is so eye catching. One cannot help smile when looking at them. The fish wind chime is gorgeous! Watching your hummingbirds is an intriguing pick me up. Soon you will be feeling better.

  7. Crystal Canary
    Crystal Canary says:

    Oh, Kathleen, I’m so sorry to hear about the house deal. Many people today just don’t keep their word & don’t care how it affects others. Your strength is tested again, and you will come off victorious. I love how you were inspired by the blue fish windchime to make these sparkly blue beauties. The blue beads play so well off the silver. Hang in there & remember that the baby hummingbirds appreciate all the love you show them–and we appreciate all the strength you show us.

  8. sweetjane
    sweetjane says:

    Well…you know the saying…one door never closes without another opening…something better is on the horizon. Then there’s another old saying…Bloom where you are planted. Anyway…it’s all good…I love your earrings..they are stunning!! The windchimes are fantastic…very cool.

  9. K Ralston
    K Ralston says:

    Thanks everyone. I appreciate all your good wishes. Here’s a picture of one of the baby hummingbirds. There are a lot of them this year. I think my rubbish neighbors are in forbearance or foreclosure, and while I wouldn’t wish that even on people I dislike, I have no sympathy for animal abusers. Life will get better when they are gone. Unfortunately, property values are so high in Sacramento that it brings predators out to the woodwork. I’ve met more than a few. My new neighbors are great. So perhaps things will improve once these rubbish monsters are gone. I’ll probably move one day but it’s a huge undertaking. Noodle Soup and I are not going to be victims. I told the buyers that I may file a police complaint, as California has strict laws against financial abuse of the elderly. They are going away, but not without one last attempt to bamboozle me. Lies will out. I don’t think I really mind right now. I’m exhausted and even injured from all the work. Rotator cup and intercostal muscles are injured and I am in pain, but it will pass. I dodged a bullet for sure. But the universe is always there to help and I recently received a substantial raise in my credit limit. I didn’t even ask for it and hope not to need it, but it’s there to help do a few repairs if needed, and that is a good thing. I love these baby birds and hate leaving them anyway. What a lot of drama this year has brought. But winter is coming. I’m ready for a quiet season of peace.

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  10. kye
    kye says:

    Your earrings are beautiful. So much bling! I didn’t see one hummingbird this summer. Hummer bummer. But there’s always next year. I’m so glad you dodged a bullet.

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