The other day I was at Goodwill. (How many sentences have I started with that phrase?) They have put out all their holiday merchandise and I stumbled across this little Christmas gourd for $2:
Whoever painted this gourd did it with a lot of love, and it had a little Christmas sheep and a big fat Santa Claus. Alas, it was not my style. But the gourd itself was in great shape and I thought I heard it begging me for an autumn transformation!