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Sunday, October 28, 2018

A few pics of B'day

A week ago the grand girls along their  mom and dad brought me a birthday cake and so delicious it was.
A sponge frosted with a whipped cream icing and fresh blueberries with strawberries filled between the layers.  Almond flavored, my favorite flavor.


First we enjoyed home made soup.  Yes, the pot was full before I shot this.

It was, as the balloon says.

Girls painted this sculpture.  I love the colors they chose.



not sure where to  hang this yet, but its a metal sculpture from Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden shop.  Steve gifted me this.  Love it!


along with a reindeer for Christmas display. I will probably place him on a bed of snow on my mantle.

Miranda brought me these beautiful flowers and today being the 28th, a week later, they are still beautiful.

My friend Jennifer gifted me this pastel blue leather jacket. I don't leave home without it.  It's so comfortable.

Also with my coat, a collection of golden oldies. 

Aren't these dolls so adorable?  They came boxed with the red night wear.  Love'm. 

I don't know what this is called but it's massed in a small area of my yard.  I like it.

Til next time

9 comments:

  1. Betsy, isn't that a pretty plant. Is it a weed? Well, Happy Birthday, looks like you had a delightful celebration with lots of great gifts. Our birthdays are pretty close together. Mine is coming up in November. Of course, I am a few years down the road from you, but they have been good ones. Hope you had a wonderful day..xxoJudy

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  2. Happy belated Birthday! It looks like your had a great time :)

    I don't know what that plant is called either, but it is pretty.

    rue

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  3. Hello mom you got some very beautiful things. The cake looked delicious. That plant you were wondering about. It is called redshank or commonly called lady thumb. It is a wild edible that is on the list of invasive weeds because it is not grass. But look at the leaf. In the middle of the leaf there is a purple to black shevronish mark that looks like a thumb print.

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    1. Thank you, and finally I know what this is. It's very pretty.

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  4. Wow, that was quite a birthday! The cake looks just wonderful and I'm sending along my birthday wishes, only a week late!

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  5. Happy belated Birthday Betsy!!! Looks like you had a very special day and what a wonderful looking cake you had!! xoxo

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  6. Belated Birthday wishes, such a beautiful looking cake. Hope it tasted as good as it looks. You were blessed with lots of wonderful gifts.

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    1. Thank you. The cake did taste as good as it looks, even better.

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  7. Aww!! that's sweet.. Belated Happy Birthday dear..

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