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Blogland Friendships & A Shout Out

So as most of you know, it was my birthday on Tuesday. (If you did not know, you are missing out on some great giveaways this week so check out the blog!) 

Turning 43, was not much different than an ordinary day.   I took the kids to my SIL's (hubby's sister) to play with their cousins for a while and visit with the SIL.   She did not even remember it was my birthday, so nothing too exciting did not really do too much..a card and some flowers (to be fair....we are waiting for his bonus to come next week and I am hoping for a silhouette machine~)   My mom bought me a bread maker (which I wanted but I have yet to figure out and make something) and my oldest son emailed me a gift card to Pottery Barn (which I already spent on-line)....

HOWEVER, when I retrieved the mail today, much to my surprise, one of my newest "friends" whom I have only met in the virtual world of blogging, had sent me a Bath & Body works lotion for my birthday!   I was so touched and surprised, right away I stopped in my tracks walking up the long driveway in the snow (from the mailbox) and thanked God for all the blessings, especially Jamie over at Meadow Creek!   If you are interested in following a fellow homeschooling momma who is passionate about her family, their animals and has a great heart, then I suggest you go check her out!  

So to you, Jamie  

And also Thank you to all my bloggy friends who came by to wish me a Happy Birthday!


phasejumper said…
That was so sweet of her! Happy Birthday!
Mommy of 3 said…
That is so awesome! I love to hear stories of friendship and kindness. Happy Birthday!
Christine said…
That is an awesome thing about blogland...friends all over the world!!!

Happy Belated Birthday!!!!
AmyBarkerPhoto said…
I did NOT know Tuesday was your Bday. I'm sorry I missed it! I am behind in the blogging world and keeping up with everyone.
That was so amazing of her to send you a gift!! God is so good in His blessings!!
Happy {belated} Birthday!!!!
Jamie said…
I can't believe you got it that quickly.Zachary is ahhhhhing right now over your comment and the M&M guy.You Rock.
I would love to actually meet up with you and your famiy and there are so many more bloggers that I would Love to meet.
Lindsay said…
oo what a sweet gift! Happy Birthday (again :-))!
Judy said…
That was so nice. Happy Birthday. We are the same age...I am turning 43 in June.

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