{a happy day}

yesterday, a day full of silent suns.

my birthday.

8:30am (sparkling blue eyes are singing happy birthday to Mommy - a brand new version)
9:00am (coffee in bed from my sweet hubby)
10:00am (blueberry pancakes + more coffee)
11:00am (a tall handsome orchid - such a poser)
11:30pm (a special gift - the sweetest fairy picture from my little girl)
12:00pm (a phone call from my long time friend Stefan from Germany)
12:20pm (the phone keeps ringing with sweet voices wishing me a happy day.)
1:00pm (package arrives from Germany:-) a George, Gina & Lucy bag)
1:30pm (a late lunch with friends, some shopping)
3:00pm (my best friend Dolly called from Germany- i miss her)
4:00pm (still talking to Dolly and her amazing daughters who really want to see Sienna)
5:00pm (opening more gifts and playtime with Sienna)
6:00pm (a promise from my hubby to get out of town next weekend)
7:00pm (my dear friends Rachel and Jonathan are watching Sienna for a few hours-
i am forever greatful)
8:00pm (shabu shabu dinner with the hubby and hot sake)
9:00pm (enjoying the best meal ever)
10:00pm (time to pick up Sienna. more good times and more wine. she was a good girl. so they say:-)

and today my dear friend Jen will stop by with her incredibly cute girl Julia. our girls really miss each other since Jen moved to Manhattan Beach. i miss both of them. we are taking the girls out to dinner. i am excited to see them.

(sienna really wants to be her big sister i think, she loves her so much. )

thank you to all my friends. i can feel the love.

images from here


Elisa said...

Gina, Happy Birthday!! I'm so glad that you had such a wonderful day filled with so much love and happiness. You deserve it so much! I'm wishing you all the best always. :)

Stormy said...

That sounds like a *dreamy* birthday!
What a wonderful feeling you must have felt by the end of the day.

Happy belated Birthday, Gina :)


sherry lee said...

Happy belated birthday! You spent your day in bliss, as every birthday was meant to be spent! Always love the photography on your posts and this one was no exception. The last one is priceless!

caroline @ patagonia gifts said...

oh Gina, happy belated birthday! such a sweet post. such a sweet birthday you had! glad for you! xo

tony said...

Morning by lovely friends. Thanks you sooo much for visiting and for all your sweet comments and birthday wishes. They put as usual a big smile on my face. Wishing all of you a happy day!

Leia said...

Happy birthday! Beautiful pictures :)

OceanDreams said...

Sounds like a lovely day full of bliss! Happy happy birthday.

Janie said...

Sounds like a wonderful birthday. The pictures say happiness, too. Love the photo of the two little girls.