Friday, September 3, 2010

My Pink Truck

Did I have you fooled? I would love to have a pink truck, but my husband uses both our trucks for the farm and they're under the farm account. Not so sure he'd o.k. one of them being pink. I have thought of detailing the Black Ford Ranger with pink striped to match the camper though. I was at an antique store a couple of weeks ago and came across this little fun toy truck for $6. Couldn't pass it up. It will be fun to use at the holidays for a little display-mini pumkins, little Christmas trees, maybe with a little dip jar on a dessert table. You get the idea.
I'm linking up with Beverly for lots more pink: http://howsweetthesound.typepad.com/my_weblog/

51 comments:

  1. G'eve Rebecca ~ Dying to see where you take this truck! Darling ideas ...

    Have a lovely PS & holiday weekend.
    TTFN ~ Marydon

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  2. This is soo sweet and I love all your whimsical ideas on how to use it!

    Leann

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  3. Cute! Yeah, you had me going for a second! I'm thinking...pink camper, pink furniture...sheesh what is she, Strawberry Shortcake? :) Enjoy your weekend!
    hApPy PiNk SaTuRdAy!
    Sarah

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  4. hi!!! wonderful truck !!!!thanks for sharing!

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  5. Hi there Im loving all the pinkness please stop by my site too I love pink and wear it on the red carpets all the time! Cool site, I'm adding it to my blog roll!

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  6. Happy Pink Saturday Rebecca Sweetie...
    Oh what a precious share today. I love the little Pink Tonka truck and I do NOT remember them ever making a pink one, so sweetie this has to be really old or else a one season deal they did at Christmas for the girls. I LOVE it.

    I can just see if full of pumpkins, or I was thinking even acorns. Cute, cute, cute, and how cute it would be on the table as a dip holder. You are so creative sweet friend.

    Oh thanks for sharing today. I have had so much fun, and by the way I love the idea of the pink stripes to match the camper. A little pink never hurt anyone.

    Hope your day is beautiful sweetie. Do something fun and creative today. Country hugs and much love, Sherry

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  7. As always I love your Pink Saturday! I had to
    laugh as I owned a 1995 Ford Ranger pick up
    which I loved! When we moved to our new condo
    (painted pink, no joke!) they did not allow
    trucks, so it had to go. I told my husband
    I wanted to paint it pink just to park it out
    front, if even for a day! I never did! I
    still miss that truck!

    Thank you for a fun post!

    Jane
    Flora Doora

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  8. I think my previous post disappeared so I'll give it another try. (You may get Two)

    My son had a tonka truck that looked like this one in the late 1970's. Wonder where it is today?????? I love your display idea.

    Happy Pink Saturday.

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  9. Yes, you did have me! I couldn't wait to see it with your creativity! What a cute little guy. I think he will be wonderful to use in so many ways, and maybe he will be the inspiration to get that pink truck started!
    Have a lovely Pink Saturday.

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  10. It's fun to dream anyway, isn't it? I would love to have a pink VW Beetle to ride around in, just for fun. Hope you have a fantastic Pink Saturday!

    Sherry @ A Happy Valentine

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  11. A pink truck would be way cool!

    Happy PS,
    Jacalyn

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  12. you have such great ideas for this little pink truck, can't wait to see those ideas in pictures.

    Happy Pink Saturday!

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  13. It's too cute! You gotta love that Tonka was thinking of us girls when they came out with a pink truck. Happy Pink Saturday Rebecca!

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  14. I've told my husband that my next vehicle should be a truck! I think pink would be perfect!
    Happy Pink Saturday,
    Kathy

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  15. Oooohhhh I love your idea about a dip bowl in the truck! I'll be on the lookout for a darling truck just like yours. Thanks for the idea!
    Licks & Wags, Niki

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  16. OOohhhh I just love your idea about a dip bowl. Now I will be on the lookout for a truck just like yours!
    Licks & Wags,
    Niki

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  17. If I could wish for anything, it would be a pink truck. Maybe someday girl! Never say never.

    Happy Pink Saturday.

    xo Cathy

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  18. Fabulous ideas for the perfect pink truck. Happy pink saturday. I hope you enjoy your week.

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  19. Love your ideas!! Hope you have a great weekend. Keep thinkin' pink!!

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  20. Hi! Nice pink truck, lovely!

    Hapopy pink saturday!

    xoxo

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  21. I see nothig wrong with a pink ranger - sold Ford's for 7 yrs - only one Pink truck - it belonged to a vet student - it was sweet and totally fit her. It was a 20 yr old F150!

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  22. I suggest you leave your hubby's trucks alone. These fellows have a passion for their trucks. Just redo this little toy and share it later on.

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  23. Hi Pink Rebecca, what a cute truck, I'm sure my boys had the same type when they were little..I can't wait to see how you use it..I love the idea of pumpkins in it..
    thank you so much for your sweet comments today, I am very sorry about your uncle..its not easy but God has a plan..take care and hugs,
    Barb

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  24. I have used toy trucks for use on the buffet table as well as plant pots. I have not seen a pink one before, that is so perfect. Thanks for stopping by place and sharing your thoughts. I have to tell you that I just love your blog background. So cool.

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  25. HI Rebecca! OH, that is a darling little pink truck and how sweet you bought it for yourself! Pop some Barbies in the bed and go to town!! :)
    Thank you so much for popping in to see me.
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

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  26. Cutest little pink truck I ever saw...just love it.
    And, I love that you came over to see me today.
    I just love PINK SATURDAYS...so fun.

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  27. Hello, Happy Pink Saturday. Thank you so much for stopping by and leaving a sweet comment.
    Love your post this week.
    Blessings, Shirl
    Shirls Rose Cottage

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  28. I love your little truck!Your blog is so nice and cozy....thanks for stopping by Pink Sugar Castle...God Bless You
    Kandy

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  29. Very cute, Rebecca! I would love to see what you put in it....Christine

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  30. Listen sweets paint it pink...I tease my husband that when we are old our house will be painted pink on the outside and because he already can't see that well, he will never know. LOL Love the little truck.
    Hugs,
    Olivia

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  31. Happy belated PINK Saturday
    Well wouldn't that be something if your hubby drove a pink truck like that...hmmm...probably a good idea this is just a truck you picked up while thrifting...or antiquing. It is sooo sweet and I bet you'll have a great display with it.
    it was so nice to have you visit me...hope you'll be back again..soon.
    Judi

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  32. I love to visit you, I love all your pink stuff, I have an old jeep that we kept when we bought the new SUV, and I want to paint it Pink, but I don't think Hubby will let me. I would love to have an old pink pickup, we live on a farm too.
    Have a great Week
    hugs
    marian elizabeth

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  33. Well who knew there were so many uses for a little toy truck and I love every one of them. Happy Pink belated Saturday and hope you are having a wonderful holiday weekend on the farm. xoxo

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  34. I love the truck! I always tease my hubby telling him I plan to win a big lotto and buy him a big black Hummer and me a little petite pink Hummer! HeeHee!
    I love this post today and I will look forward to seeing you soon in blogland. Hugs Anne

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  35. the truck looks so cute, love to have that too haa..

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  36. Hi Rebecca~~~your pink truck is wonderful! and I love all of your clever ideas to put it to use. Happy pinkness to you!
    Debbie@houseatthelake

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  37. WHOA!!! I just went to a festival this weekend along with my sisters and we ALL bought metal pickup trucks. We are having a little contest to see who's truck ends up the most festive. Check my blog later this month for that. Have a great day.
    Ann

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  38. Hi Rebecca!
    Loving all of your
    pink pretties!
    Hope you had a
    wonderful Labor Day
    holiday ~ full of
    pink, surely : ) !
    xx Suzanne

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  39. Love the pink truck and your ideas for it are neat!
    Thanks for stopping by!

    Rondell

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  40. Sweet truck and great ideas to use it! Have a wonderful week.

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  41. So cute pink camper:))
    Hugs, Biljana

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  42. I just found your blog and I am swooning. Lurve everything.
    I recently bought a 1957 trailer (300$) that has pink counters. Naturally I am planning of a pink and white exterior and pink and white vinyl seats.
    Are you going to share interior pictures of your trailer?

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  43. Very cute! One of dreams was always to drive around in an old farm pick up - mine was red.

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  44. G'day Rebecca ~ Congrats! Send me your address, you won the Surprise Giveaway.

    TTFN ~ Marydon
    email ~ blushing_rose_boutique@yahoo.com

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  45. Thank you for stopping by my blog and for your comment on my Pearls post...glad you liked it. just signed up as a follower - I am going to love your blog - I LOVE PINK!! All things pink!!

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  46. Love your ideas for the cute little truck. It would be perfect for Valentine candies too.
    Thanks for visiting my blog and your sweet comment. Annette

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  47. nice one
    glad to visit your page
    i tagged you
    http://makeachange1.wordpress.com/2010/09/10/band-wagon-tag-and-three-things-tag-plus-an-award/

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  48. that's a nice pink truck!!! love it :)

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