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Monday, March 02, 2009

A snowy birthday

Today is my birthday and I did not ask for snow, I asked for a spring day. Right now we are in the middle of a snow storm and of course the kids are off from school. On the bright side maybe I will get that knit dress done since we are not going anywhere...

I finished the two knit tops from my list and now I am going to make the dress. The fabric is a geometric so I have to play with placing the pattern pieces, wish me luck.

Yesterday to celebrate my birthday we went to Longwood Gardens. The conservatory was bursting with fragrance, color and orchids (there is an orchid show until March 31). We did take a walk through the grounds but there wasn't much to see as my family kept telling me.





These colors just say Spring!





Son #2 trying to get the Venus flytraps to close up

8 comments:

  1. Happy Birthday! I hope you're able to get a nice sewing session in today.

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  2. Feliz cumpleanos!

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  3. Happy birthday! At least it is a beautiful snowstorm with powdery gorgeous snow, not slush. But yeah. Spring.

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  4. Hope you had a happy birthday! Longwood Gardens looks beautiful.

    Have you thought about coming up to PHL for the Philadelphia Flower Show? It's running through this weekend.

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  5. Feliz Aniversário!!!
    Salud y Felicidad!

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  6. Tengo retraso pero te deseo con todo mi cariño un feliz cumple!!!

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  7. Felicidades Lissette.- aunque con un poco de retraso, muchas felicidades y que sea por muchos años.

    Paco

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  8. You have the same birthday as my husband! I hope yours was very happy!

    I nominated you for a Sisterhood award!

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