Eames & Obama

Thursday, February 19, 2009


Eames postage stamps

Hooray ! A gift from sweet Anya in Colorado. Miss D and I received a little care package all the way from the mountains in the post the other day. An assortment of gourmet doggie treats and many tres thoughtful goodies for Mama - including this particular fav - a sheet of commemorative Charles & Ray Eames postage stamps. We designer gals, we do love our postage stamps - our little miniature teeny posters. Big smile and a big merci Anya !

Hey ! Obama's comin' to Canada today and we're all a flutter. We're jealous, we've got a big ol' crush and believe me we're so not used to crushin' on American Heads of State - this is all tres new and oh so exciting for all of us. He'll spend 6 hours in our capital city Ottawa with our Prime Minister Mr. Dull & Conservative Stephen Harper who breaks out the blue v-neck sweater when he's feelin' a little wild & crazy. Bored Sigh. We're totally embarrassed by his complete lack of cool. Live coverage (of course) on all Canadian networks radio & TV. It's all tres exciting. Apparently the streets of Ottawa are a total buzz and the city hasn't seen this much excitement since the Queen's last visit. Oh my !

I'm taking these next two days off from the teak topped design command centre to work on more of Peter's clutter control. Les office and les finances, Wooh Hoo !!

9 comments:

  1. Oh, very interesting, in some places you and I hold the same opinion.

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  2. You've planted that little shoot inside me, and now I'm all excited as well. Can't wait to hear more about the visit!

    Have I ever mentioned how I love the 'tres' you write instead of 'very'? =)

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  3. hey Susan...I heard that Oprah is having something about clutter busting on her show today.....

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  4. Awww..how sweet of Anya!! :)

    Hope you have a superb day!

    TONNES of love coming your way from here in my little tiny town of Southern IL.

    xo

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  5. Did you get a look at our President? Isn't he cool?

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  6. Love the Eames stamps.
    Stopped by to say I've been enjoying your purging stories.
    Oh and the picture and recipes of the cinnamon rolls.
    I want to try those.
    Glad to hear your on the organizing, purging theme.
    I've been doing a lot of that too.
    Feels so good.

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  7. I should one day send you something from CO

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  8. ha ha I'm sitting in a airport at 5:30 am when I clicked on your blue sweater link.....it was really LOUD in this quiet gigantic airport!! So I clicked right out of it. lol

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  9. I ordered my Edgar Allan Poe stamps today!!

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