Sunday, May 20, 2012

{sunday snippets, the birthday edition}

Taking some time to watch the world go by 
this morning.

Who's a lucky & spoilt 
lady!

Birthday dinner!!! 
#decadence

Inspired by @b_fab Off to the shops to buy
 ingredients.

And here's my sweet boy & his new 
love Barnaby the sock monkey

Birthday Afternoon Tea

Birthday Cheese

{sunday snippets} A collection of photos from your week.  No need for words.  Let the picture tell your story.  Pop your link below if you're joining in.


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It's been an absolutely fantastic few days.  A perfect birthday weekend. 

The peanut butter and chocolate tart was definitely a highlight.  I started a tradition a few years back of making myself a birthday cake each year.  It's become a favourite part of every birthday now.  I also handmade cream buns, but they weren't as spectacular even though they looked gorgeous.

I spent time with lovely friends, and lots of really wonderful time with Ms L.

Then there were the presents!  I was so splendidly spoiled with art books, gourmet cheese, a gorgeous CurlyPops cover for my Kindle, some beautiful stamps and other little bits and pieces.

A magnificent weekend.

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The birthday sale in my shop is on till midnight tonight.  25% off everything with the code 'happybirthday'.

Thanks for all the lovely birthday wishes my friends.

16 comments:

  1. Yum, yum and yum - that's what I say! Glad it's been such a fantastic few birthday days

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  2. Happy Birthday. It looks like you had treats laid on.

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  3. Happy Birthday Cathy - all that glorious food! I do hope you enjoyed it all!

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  4. That sounds (and looks) like a most wonderful birthday Cathy - as it should be!!
    xo
    Megan

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  5. Happy birthday! Sounds like you had an amazing one.

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  6. Wishing you a happy birthday once again. The feast was magnificent! I'll be dreaming of cream buns and chocolate and peanut butter tart tonight.

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  7. Happy Birthday and glad to hear that you had a nice w/end. I love the cream buns, they look gorgeous and I think you are very clever.

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  8. MMMMM such yummy things had for your birthday celebrations...glad you had a great one. xx

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  9. Looks like a perfect birthday. Happy birthday Cathy and thanks for hosting this.
    Have a great week.
    Deb

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  10. Happy birthweekend! Delicious food and super cute cuddling kitty.

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  11. Looks like a perfect Happy Birthday Cathy surrounded by mega beautifulness ;) Bet you're still smiling. xo

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  12. What a lovely spread~ And it looks like a beautiful day, too. Happy Birthday again!

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  13. So glad you had a great day - hope you have a great year too.

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  14. Yummmmm, looks like a fabulous day

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  15. Happy belated Birthday Cathy!! What a wonderful celebration of a wonderful woman and artist - it sounds like Life is really abundant in GOODNESS for you =-)

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