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Saturday, May 5, 2012

Pink Derby Day Post

Do you like the pretty pink flowers at Churchill Downs? I have had such a love for the Kentucky Derby since I was a young child that I thoroughly enjoy doing a Pink Saturday post about it! I hope you will visit Beverly and thank her for her hard work to keep all of us on task each week. Thank you Beverly!
I can don my pink Derby shirt and enjoy the race.
Although my derby hat is actually blue I do love this pink one!
Did you place a bet? Are you nervous? Did you, sell the farm, so to speak? I am not a gambler by nature but this The Oaks Lily drink looks refreshing. It contains an ounce of vodka, an ounce of sweet and sour , an ounce of cranberry juice and a splash of triple sec.
Perhaps a cool, tall glass of pink lemonade will refresh you instead.
Did you win? If so hurry over to your ride:
A perfectly pink Hummer limo!

and here is your winner for 2012 ....I'll Have Another!

17 comments:

NanaDiana said...

My granddaughters are at a Derby birthday party tonight and it is all about pink and white and lavender Derby hats! xo Diana

Rosewalk Cottage said...

Great post! Thank you for sharing and stopping by my blog. I am also your newest follower. Happy Pink Saturday.
~Clara

Chatty Crone said...

I LOVE that pink hat - so pretty. sandie

Denise said...

Woo Hoo, love the pink.

Laura Ingalls Gunn said...

I love all the touches of pink!

Happy pink Saturday, Happy Derby Day and ¡Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

Please stop by and enter my celebrate spring/moms giveaway.

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

How fun! I loveeeeeeeee the Kentucky Derby!

The Tablescaper said...

Looks like fun! It would be great to have you join Seasonal Sundays. I have a $100.00 HomeGoods/TJMaxx gift certificate going on that you might want to participate in.

- The Tablescaper

Pondside said...

That pink hat is really something - you'd have heads turning!

Theresa said...

Oh I DO love the pink! We were on the road and missed the race:( Have a blessed day my friend, HUGS!

Annesphamily said...

Good morning all. Will post a Spiritual Sunday and Love is...later. Have a beautiful day

The Boston Lady said...

Anne, what a clever and wonderful post! I somehow missed the derby excitement yesterday, so you gave me a chance to experience it! Ann

Marydon said...

Gambler from the wrod GO!! But Ansel's 11th bday party beat me out, so I missed this one. What a payday for those lucky gamblers. Beautiful horse!

Strawberry margarita please.

Have a beautiful day ~
TTFN ~
Marydon

black eyed susans kitchen said...

We used to do a derby party...it was fun!! Love that pink hat...so girly!!

Mevely317 said...

What fun! ... Can you imagine actually BEING THERE?! Wow.

Must confess, after seeing a couple horses fall in recent years, I can't bring myself to watch the race in real-time. It hurts my heart when any of those gorgeous creates are injured.

Mevely317 said...

"Creatures", I mean. Fingers got ahead of my brain!

Sweet Tea said...

Oh that I looked good in a hat. I think the hats are beautiful, though I look silly in one. But, I will take a large glass of the Oaks Lily drink. Mmmmm.

Splendid Little Stars said...

fun pink stuff!
I agree that the Derby is fun, but I have never placed a bet on it.
How fun it would be to be there in my beautiful pink hat sipping my pink drink!
I'll Have Another was certainly a surprise.