Sunday, March 14, 2010

My Birthday Weekend, Construction, and an Award!

Well, I had my 35th birthday on Saturday!  I received so many birthday wishes from my family and and old!!  It was a wonderful day full of chocolate cake!!  (yay!)
We started My husband started ripping up the floor in my work area, then we will be moving on to the flooring in the living room.  I picked out a new paint color too!  I'm pretty excited!  If you remember I mentioned we had been remodeling the kitchen, well this is what it looked for before:

and there were no more cabinets on the far wall....and now!!!

My husband rocks!!  We've needed more cabinets for so long!!  and all of those were added!!
I'm so happy!!

I also received another award!!  The lovely and talented Michele, from By Your Side gave me The Circle of Friends Award!!

The conditions of accepting this wonderful blog award are for me to list 5 things that I like to do. After creating that list, I am to pass on this blog award to 5 more bloggers that I would like to learn more about...

I LOVE to be with my family!! ( that includes my 4 legged babies!)

I Love to help other people, my son is following in my footsteps and becoming a big supporter of the American Cancer Societys Relay for Life!!  He works very hard at raising money, in fact we spent part of my birthday delivering flowers that he sold for the Relays Daffodil days!!!
I love to write!  I always have, whether it's this blog, on Facebook, poetry, or making up stories for my babies, I've always loved to!
I love to read!  I'll read anything you put in front of me...I'm definately a student of life, and will soak up any written word like a sponge! 
I love to sew!!  (mmm yeah, that was a
 Now for the 5 blogs I'll pass this on to:

Crystal @ Kizz Day to Day
Alessandra @ Just be Happy
Donna and Judy @ Threads of Magique 

Enjoy my bloggy friends!!



Just be happy! said...

Thank you so much, Heather!
I feel really honored.
have a wonderful week!!!

Monica said...

Oh my gosh! Your kitchen came out fabulous! I hope you enjoy it!

Luscious Lather said...

That is just gorgeous! Your husband did a great job! :)


Crystal from KIZZ said...

Heather!! Thank you for this great award. 8) i appreciate it.
and yes! our kitchen looks awesome!

Pat said...

Gorgeous kitchen !

Groovy Pumpkin said...

Hello Heather,

First - Happy belated birthday - I've just turned the BIG 4-0 - arrrgh!! I still feel the same - about 94!! LOL!

Second - Thanks VERY much for the wonderful Circle of Friends Award - it's the first award I've received for being a friend - thanks it's really made my day!!!

Third - Your kitchen is stunning!!! Wow, I really love it - bet you're so proud of you hubby!!

Fourth - I had a look at your Relay for Life page and it brought tears to my eyes hearing about your Dad - I bet he's so proud of you!

Love and hugs and kisses xoxoxox Jane

threadsofmagique said...

Your kitchen is gorgeous! I'm jealous of all those cupboards. Thank you for the award. That was so sweet!

threadsofmagique said...

Your kitchen is gorgeous! I'm envious of all the cupboards. Thank you for the award! That was so sweet!

Amanda said...

Your new kitchen is... Absolutely LOVELY!

One day, I'll have one of my own!!!

Thank you for passing on the award to me :D
I'll be sharing it with others this evening!!
I've never gotten an award before, and on here I never expected it... So thank you for totally making my worrisome Monday totally turned around and fabulous!