I went to take my lovely elderly neighbors a sampling of the pickles I made, and included some of the onions from the bottom. The onions are equally as delicious, and Bob ate them up before Rita could have a second.
While I was there, I was given the chance to go through Rita's stash and take, literally, whatever I wanted. This is twice as awesome, since her daughter has a interior design company and gives her mother the remnants.
I walked away with some gorgeous stuff, including a full 2 x 1.5 yard piece of this beauty:
BE STILL MY HEART! So. So. So. So. So. Luxurious and beautiful. I can't say enough about my good fortune today.