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Monday, June 4, 2012

It Was My Birthday!

Hello my dear friends,

this past Saturday was my birthday. I am not going to say how old I turned but I would like to show and tell you how my day was ... it was lovely!!!  I received many lovely phone calls from relatives near and far from across the ocean too and everybody sang to me!! It was just so nice!!

When I came home after my morning outing this is what was awaiting me...

My two lovely daughters baked me another one of their beautiful cakes!!

I love the way it looks!!

It was decorated so lovely and the color of it, inside and out was amazing ...

... and the taste ...

... so good ~ I had two slices of it!! It was so yummy!!

My older daughter Ashleigh even had birthday wishes painted onto her nails!

And my gifts were just wonderful!

My two daughters got me these ...!

... new licence plates for my car!
Now everybody will know about Todolwen!!
It even says 'yours to discover' ~ so true!

My younger daughter Caylagh gifted me with these amazing journals to keep my ideas in.

And my hubby gifted me with a new camera!!
 Oh my, now I can take even better pictures for Todolwen!

And ... I received a giftcard for Michaels ... can't wait to spend it!

And last but not least ... lovely cards that touched my heart and made me laugh.

I must say ... what a lovely day!!
It ended with us going out for a nice dinner and after that sitting together on the couch watching a good movie. All in all ... my day was perfect!

For any of you lovely bloggers that have had their birthday this year already ... a belated Happy Birthday to you and for all those of you that still  have a birthday coming ... Happy Birthday to You!
~ please imagine my singing this to you:) ~

I hope to see you back here at Todolwen very soon ~ rememeber it's 'yours to discover'!

I hope you are well and life is treating you kind.

Have a peaceful and creative day,

Karen B. 


  1. Sounds like you had the perfect day. Sending you belated birthday wishes and a big birthday hug. x

  2. Happy Birthday angel!!!! What precious daughters you have to make you such a beautiful cake!! I'm so very happy your day was lovely, you deserve it sweet friend ~ and what wonderful gifts too! sending you hugs and love across the miles, Dawn

  3. A very Happy Birthday to you! What great thoughtful gifts you received. The licence plate is perfect. What a lovely day.

  4. Looks as though it was indeed the perfect birthday! I wish you a wonderful creative year ahead, from one June birthday girl to another.

  5. What a wonderful birthday you had.Your daughters were geniuses with that beautiful cake. Happy Birthday!

  6. It sounds like you had a wonderful day. Happy Birthday!

  7. Happy Birthday Dear Karen - it sounds like your day was a wonderful one. A new camera - that is awesome

  8. Wishing you the best of birthdays. Looks like it was a banner day.

  9. Happy Birthday! It sounds like it was a lovely day. Your cake is very beautiful...the colors (inside and out) are amazing! And what wonderful gifts...the license plate is a very clever gift!

  10. First of all a belated Happy Birthday. 3 candles... must mean 29 and one to grow on!!
    Beautiful cake.. wonderful gifts..the license plate is such a creative idea! Sounds like a perfect birth..day.

  11. Какие замечательные подарки! Поздравляю с Днем Рождения! Поздравление на ногтях - очень впечатляюще!

  12. Happy Birthday! Great gifts.