Saturday, August 29, 2009

A Pink Saturday Birthday

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I have  a secret. 
I’ll let you in on it but you must keep it on the QT, okay?
Today, on this Pink Saturday, someone is having a birthday.
IMG_0363 brushed Yep, today is my birthday. 
Up until two days ago, I had no intention of announcing  my birthday publicly on my blog.   I’m not one to revel in a lot of fanfare, hoopla or attention. 
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And I’ve long passed the age  where I get excited about my birthday and being another year older.  In fact, I’ve reached the point where I wish I could now start subtracting a year instead of adding one. 
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But because this is the first birthday I have celebrated since becoming a blogger, and it just happened to fall on a Pink Saturday this year,  I wanted to  share my pretty raspberry pink-tipped birthday roses with you…
Yes you.  All of you lovely, sweet people who have stopped by to visit.  Whether this is your first time here, or if you’ve been here from the very first post, I appreciate that you have taken  time out of your busy day to spend a few minutes  with me.    Thank you.          IMG_0356 brushed 
Now it wouldn’t be a proper  Pink Saturday Birthday  without refreshments so before you go visit our Pink Saturday hostess,  Beverly @ How Sweet the Sound, and all the other Pink Saturday participants,  please help yourself to a glass of ice cold pink lemonade…
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and a bite-sized  pink fairy cake…or two.   Yum!pink fairy cake brushed
And remember…
if anyone should ask…
you don’t know anyone who is having a birthday today.   
I didn’t think so.                   :::wink:::


Mary said...

Oooohhhh, Shari...I almost forgot it was your birthday! Happy, happy birthday! Love your beautiful deserve two or three dozen of them, you are such a wonderful person! I'm still going to send that email! Just so busy, but so glad I was here to be the first to say Happy Birthday!!! Have a wonderful, wonderful day and celebrate all week-end!

Lots of xoxoxoxoxox! Mary

Vicki said...

Well, happy birthday, Shari! What better way to celebrate Pink Saturday than to celebrate your special day as well. The roses are beautiful, and the lemonade and cakes were delicious!!! Have a wonderful weekend. Vicki

Pink Roses and Teacups said...

Happy Birthday dear friend! I wish I could spend it with you! Oooh these cakes and lemonade look so yummy! The roses beautiful.

Debbie xo

Michele's Treasures, Teacups, and Tumbling Rose Cottage said...

*whispering*...Happy birthday! ; ) These roses are just gorgeous. Have a wonderful, beautiful day. ; )

Wendy said...

Happy Birthday!

ButterYum said...

Hey, the rain just stopped and the sun started shining... must be because it's your birthday!

Happy Birthday!!!

Claudia said...

Happy Pink Saturday, Shari! And, more importantly, Happy Birthday!

Elise said...

A fellow cupcake !!!! Hi, just had to stop by to leave you a comment and say what a wonderful blog you have here. So much to read about - fabulously creative & interesting posts and what's more you have fantastic pictures too. Thank you for sharing them all and best wishes - enjoy the rest of the weekend....

Adrienne said...

Happy birthday - whoever you are that is having a birthday today! Love the roses - and the special treats you shared with us. Have a great day and I hope you celebrate by those you love. ~Adrienne~

Catharina Maria said...

Lovely pinks !Have a nice weekend !
Love from the Netherlands Rini

Amisha said...

Delightful and that cake looks delicious!

Lisa said...

Happy Birthday! Thanks for having a lovely do and letting us all join you!!
Looks fabulously Pink!!
Hugs, Lisa

Carol @ The Roseberry Cottage said...

Happy Birthday Shari!!!
Thanks for sharing your gorgeous roses and beautiful yummy looking treats on your special day.
I hope you have a wonderful fun filled day!

Mary said...

The pinks you chosen to share with us today are so delicate. They are really lovely. I hope you are having a wonderful day.

bee'nme said...

Happy Birthday Shari!! (oh sorry, I forgot I'm not supposed to know :o) I think Pink Saturday is a lovely way to celebrate...and you did it with such style!! The roses are fabulous, the pink lemonade looks positively divine, and the fairy cakes, WOW...I've never seen cakes (petit fours??)like those...they're absolutely precious!! Hope they taste as good as they look! :o)

So glad you decided to become a blogger...I just love your posts and inspiring!!

Have a great BD weekend!!!

Hugs & Blessings,
Becky S. at Just Bee 'n Me

Cindy Harvey said...

Happy Birthday! Love all your pictures of the roses....hope you got every little thing you wished for today.

Anonymous said...

Hi Shari,
Hoping your birthday is wrapped in smiles! Your roses are beautiful and those little cakes are so pretty. I'm just finishing a cake decorating course tomorrow & I can't imagine piping on all those little lines. TFS! Sheila

Gayle said...

You are such a sweetheart, and a pure joy to know.
I hope you have a wonderful birthday that is befitting the special lady that you are.

May all your dreams come true!


Jennifer said...

Shari,Happy Bday the roses are so pretty.I love the fairy cakes too they look yummy.Your bathroom beachy makeover is beautiful too.Happy Pink sat.Hugs,Jen

Regina said...

Happy birthday Shari. I wish you the best.
Nice pink post!

Leann said...

Well if you don't tell, I won't tell. Happy Birthday/Pink Saturday both a great reason to celebrate!!

Thanks for stopping by The Old Parsonage, I love company!!

Happy PS!

someplace in thyme said...

Oh Shari, I missed it, I am very sorry that I am posting to you a day late. I still would love to be able to wish you the best day ever. I hope you celebrated with lots of cake and sweet treats, Happy Pink Saturday, Char

Anonymous said...

Happy Birthday fellow Virgo! I am sorry I didn't get to wish you a happy birthday sooner. Hope you had a super day.

P.S. Love the crown molding!

Cindy ~ My Romantic Home said...

Happy Belated Birthday!!!

MiniMadWoman said...

Happy Belated Birthday, Shari! I'm still making my rounds for Pink Saturday . . . thanks for the lemonade!