Saturday, November 5, 2011

Customized Fall Decor

Here I showed how I've decorated our house for fall, including a bit of fluffing around the fireplace.


Well, this past week that decor got customized a bit, with this addition.



To be honest, I think someone just brought the football inside because it needed to be aired up, and it happened to land on the hearth.



But you know the best part? My husband asked my youngest son about the football, and Lee replied, "I think Mom put it there as a decoration."

No, Mom did not put it there. But it fits, don't you think?

14 comments:

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Oh I love it. Totally fits, and what a precious remark from your son. Out of the mouths of babes, and yes, they do think we are crazy and put the strangest things in the strangest places. Lol Great post. Hugs, Marty

debbie--http://refreshrestyle.com/ said...

That's too cute, I love his answer!
Debbie

Kelly said...

That's so funny! It actually is appropriate for Fall considering how much football is on tv. Ha!

Toni said...

Perfect fall accent, now just hope there is no playing in the house!

Crystal @ Ordinary Days said...

Precious. I just find that precious. :) How sweet that you will have this photo to look back on one day.

Patti said...

Love your son's comment - he is pretty witty!!

Linda said...

HA! That's a good one! But it is true that when some people think of Fall they do think of football! (That would not be me! ) Ha!

My hubby went to the Nebraska game today with his brother. He was supposed to be taking me to an Amy Grant/Michael W. Smith concert tonight, but couldn't pass up the football! (:>) Soooo, My oldest daughter and I are going! I am looking forward to it!

Your decorating is always so wonderful. Deflated football and all...it looks wonderful! (:>)

Linda @ Truthful Tidbits

Sweet Tea said...

I love the football there. I'm guessing others will borrow your idea for their decor too. Sometimes accidental decorating works! LOL

Flower Patch Farmgirl said...

It fits! It fits!

Calvin came in from a walk with Daddy earlier in the week saying, "I found some things for your blog." He handed me two red berries, two tiny twigs and one of those poky-ball things that falls off some kind of a tree. Apparently I need to photograph them for the blog. ;) Swoony!

Southern Lady said...

Too funny! That sounds like something that would happen in my house. Catie says that she sees Preston walking around campus some. She thinks that they may live in the same dorm. Hope he is doing well! Carla

Paula said...

It does fit in with fall decor, doesn't it? It's SO cute that your son thought you put it there on purpose!

Your dog looks so content in that chair. I think someone lives the good life in your house.

Shelly @ Life on the Wild Side said...

So cute, Richella! I'm kind of laughing to myself because I do not think I've ever had a football inside my house. Ever.

Amanda @ Serenity Now said...

That's awesome!! I think it fits perfectly. :) You could even do a football mantel some time. Fun!!

Vivienne @ the V Spot said...

bwaahahahaha! I have a house full of boys too and I can totally relate to this. (It certainly fits!)

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