Thursday, May 13, 2010

Aloha Kakahiaka - Good Morning

Doesn't saying that just make you want to be in Hawaii right now? Well after the rainy days we have been having I wish I was. Our weather has been less than desirable this week. We are having Monsoon type weather and as I look out the window I can see my patio furniture floating down the backyard! Remember when I said how much I loved rain, well I still do but not downpours for days and days and big white chunks of hail. It sounds like we are being attacked! I thought since the weather outside was not so sunny I would make it sunny inside! I finished my Hawaiian themed upside down tree! So without further ado, drum roll please..........



Take note of my Queen sign, my husband could not believe I put it there and worried I would offend someone! Hmmm, doesn't bother me, you?





Mrs. Claus and Santa taking a much needed vacation!



Okole maluna!: Bottoms up! Cheers!



COWABUNGA!



I think I have 15 flip flop ornaments on this tree!



Can't have a tropical tree without this pink guy!



"Wahine hi'u i'a" - Mermaid



Gotta have the coconut shell bra right?



Isn't this saying so true? "Life is far too short not to have an umbrella in your drink"



Well there you have it, my Kumu nui (Coconut Tree)!
Now I'm going to go and imagine I am by the pool with my Pina Colada,
A hui hou - goodbye, until we meet again!

17 comments:

Sue said...

I LOVE to go to Maui! Thanks to this outstanding economy, I haven't been since January of 2006!! My bedroom is tropical with old vintage pieces that has a big glass slider to my pool. So, I have a lot of time to "pretend" I'm on a tropical vacation!!

Take care, Sue

Vintage Sassy said...

That is too stinkin cute. It has been awful here all week too. Is the sun ever going to shine again????

LeAnn

Vic said...

That tree is AWESOME! Oh my goodness I love! Whenever we have a monsoon season down here we head out in our swimsuits, sing and dance in it and of course I have the camera so that gets totally wet but the pics in the rain are amazing....hopefully it will stop soon cause it does get annoying:) xoxox

Sandra said...

That queen sign is too funny. I've never been to Hawaii. Do you feel really sorry for me? I do! Love the tree.

Stephanie said...

LOVE your queen sign! I think I need one!

L ~DIY Diva~ said...

my first time seeing an upside down tree and i love it. I need the ornaments! Especially the exercise one. lol

Funky Junk Antique Show said...

I think decorating and Queen signs are always appropriate=)
Hollie

Jennifer Juniper said...

I love it, what a way to get some color and light in the room since the sun doesn't want to participate!

Tillie said...

I love it!! And I totally want to join you by the pool with a pina colada!!!

Mandi said...

I love it tooooooo! So, um, I'm thinking we're definitely in need of a full house tour. 'Mmm hmm. I'm seeing some gorgeous trimwork around that entry way.

Amanda @ Serenity Now said...

LOVE that flip flop ornament. :)

♥ Calamity Anne ♥ said...

I LOVE it!!! How can you look at it and not smile! That's one helluva happy tree!

Debbie said...

That was awesome, so fun! I could go for a Hawaii trip right now. Did you mention what bag you would want on my giveaway?

Kim said...

That is crazy cute!! We lived in Hawaii for 5 years. It was heaven on earth. Thanks for bringing me back to paradise for a few minutes.

missy said...

I love it!!!!! How fun!!! Hope you have a great weekend!!!

Anne - Fiona and Twig said...

Hi Megan!
That tree is just fabulous!
And how lucky are you, living where you live? Rain or no rain, what a place to call home! :-)

Hugs,
Anne

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