Friday, August 15, 2008

Telling Secrets...

My Secrets Survey
What's in your wallet? - Ten dollars and various club shopping cards
What's under your bed? - A treasure box full of items from my past
What's on that way top shelf or in the very far back of your closet? - My mothers wedding gown
What's in your underwear drawer? - Lots of lace and silk
What's in the trunk of your car? - An emergency roadside kit
What's in your desk or locker? - pens, paper clips...the usual stuff
Do you have a super-secret hiding place and what's in it? - I can't tell you that, it would no longer be a super secret :0)
Do you feel guilty about something right now, if yes what? - nope
What is the most embarassing thing in your room right now? - My plastic grass and jelly bean stash
Have you done something recently you hope no one finds out about? - Hmm, I am not telling
What is your last thought before you fall asleep? - Tomorrow is a new day
How long have those leftovers been in the fridge? - Leftovers?? What is that? I have teenagers in my house :)
If I confiscated your computer and took a look around....what would I find? - Lots of top secret stuff
Do you sleep with anything? - nope
What is your midnight snack weakness? - Toasted peanut butter and jelly sandwich
Have you ever you shop lifted? - no
Have you ever vandalized anything? - no
Ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight? - Yes on many occasions
What do you wait until no one is looking to do? - Dip my finger in the frosting on a cake
Have you told the truth in this survey? - Yes
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This is what I'll be doing this weekend....

What are your plans?


N Posted by Rain at 8/15/2008 12:59:00 PM

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

California Collectibles

As most of you already know I collect vintage fruit labels. Here are five of my favorites, all advertising California fruits and vegetables.

Golden Girls Brand Apples
Ghiselli Bros. San Francisco, California Distributors

Plenti Grand
Selected California and Arizona Vegetables in season
Grown, packed and shipped by
J. (Bud) Vukasovich Co.
Watsonville, California

Kreme de Koke Brand
Selected Vegetables
Salinas Growers Exchange
Salinas California

Bikini Brand
Crown Packed and shipped by
Phelan & Taylor Produce Co., INC
Oceano, California

Glamour Girl Brand
"Top Quality"
California Vegetables
Growers and Shippers
Half-Moon Bay Growers Assn., San Francisco, California

Want to know more about the history of Fruit Crate Labels? Please visit here

Have a great week everyone!


N Posted by Rain at 8/12/2008 11:25:00 AM