Birthday

Yesterday was my birthday, and even though I have advanced one step closer to 50…I must say that I had a simply marvelous day! 🙂

My youngest daughter began the day by making me this lovely birthday cake:

Birthday Cake

She did a wonderful job baking and decorating the cake. She must take after her mom. 🙂

On top of that, she also presented me with these gifts:

Candy Melts

Candy Molds

I’ve seen these Wilton candy melts and molds in our local craft stores, but I’ve never tried them. I know I’m going to have a lot of fun making these. 🙂

My oldest daughter presented me with a wonderful package from Alaska Wild Berry Products.

Alaska Wild Berry Products

They make the best candies. I especially love their fudge…and as you can see, I have a whole pound of fudge to enjoy. Yea! 🙂

My better half…knowing my passion for growing things…presented me with this wonderful AeroGarden.

AeroGarden

The growing season in Alaska is quite short, so I can’t wait to set this up and start growing fresh herbs indoors – year round. 🙂

All-in-all, I enjoyed a very lovely birthday.

I feel so very happy and blessed to have the family and friends that I do.

Thank you all. 🙂


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11 Responses

  1. Our birthdays are so close together! How awesome is that. 🙂 Aren’t Wilton products the best? I can’t wait to see what you do with those candy melts.

  2. I’m so glad you had a happy day,… a belated “Happy Birthday” to you!

  3. Hey, happy late birthday! It looks like you have some fun gifts there, and I just love the cake that your daughter made!

  4. Well Happy Birthday and I’m glad you had such a good one and your little baker did a great job on your cake and that was really special of her to do that for you.

  5. happy be lated birthday 🙂
    love the cake – soo pretty!

    thecleanveggie.wordpress.com

  6. Happy Belated Birthday!! What great foodie gifts you received!

  7. Happy Belated Birthday!! The cake looks so cute and you received some lovely gifts.

    Maria
    x

  8. It looks like you had a great day! Happy Birthday! You will have fun with the molds! I have come up with some fabulous recipes using those 🙂

  9. Happy Birthday my ‘dear’ AKA mom!!!

    I adore your pink cake your daughter certainly has much talent *just like her mom* and what fabulous gifts too – it sounds like you had a lovely day 😀

    Rosie x

  10. Wishing you a wonderful, if not belated, birthday ! The cake is lovely – I love the colours & your gifts are delightful, too – congratulations on another year & I hope that it’s a great one for you !

  11. […] first attempt at making lollipops with the Wilton candy molds that my sweet daughter gave me for my birthday last […]

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