Saturday, April 30, 2011

Yesterday was my Birthday & Blog Changes

Yes - yesterday was my birthday :) It was a wonderful day. Woke up to 3 sales in my Etsy shop, and by the end of the day I had 36! What happened? Well it seems that some of my friends on Etsy decided to hold a "reverse" b-day party for me. Instead of sending my gifts - they purchased items from my shop. Crazy!! I was speechless.

Hubby did remember at breakfast to say "Happy Birthday". That's not bad - breakfast is at 5:15am! Of course he had been mentioning my birthday every day during the week - I think it was more to remind himself not to forget, like he did last year :)

Had to send the boys each a text with "Happy Birthday to Me" on it. But they are boys. This is what Luke sent me back in an email:


Isn't he just a funny boy! lol

Blog changes:
I'm going to post on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays now. It's just getting to hard to keep up with everything. I'm hoping that this way I can comment on other blogs the days I'm not blogging :) Wouldn't that be a nice change? I'm getting so bad at commenting!

Hope everyone has an amazing weekend!!

13 comments:

  1. What a fabulous gesture from your friends to have a "reverse Birthday party" for you! 36 sales!!! That's awesome!!! Congratulations
    Denise
    from
    BeadedEmbellishments

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  2. HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY, AUDREY!!
    I'm glad to hear the hubby didn't forget this year!
    I do blog only on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, and after my hiatus from blogging, I still find it the best way to keep it up without being overwhelmed.

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  3. Happy Birthday. Wasn't that a nice present?

    PD

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  4. Happy birthday! I hope you had a wonderful day. Your friends sound awesome - what a great idea to have a reverse gift! That must have been a satisfying day. :)

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  5. Audrey - happy belated birthday. For some reason birthdays' aren't as important to boys (and men) unless it is their birthday of course.

    Hugs - Marie

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  6. Happy belated birthday Audrey. What a cool idea that was with the reverse birthday party. I bet that was a neat surprise. Too funny about your sons text. Sounds like something my son would do.

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  7. Happy Birthday to you and my do you ever have nice friends on Etsy. That is quite a lot of sales. Sounds like you had quite a wonderful day.

    Rosemary, Garden Gate Designs
    www.gardengatedesigns.artfire.com
    www.gardengatedesigns.blogspot.com

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  8. Happy Birthday! It was my daughters bday, too! Hope to see you around, have fun doing some blog hoppin'!

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  9. I hope you had a wonderful day, birthday girl! I think it's sweet that your etsy friends gave you so many sales. For me, that many sales in a day would be one of the best birthday presents I could get- how exciting!

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  10. Happy Belated b day Audrey!

    I am glad that you are scaling down on the blogging posts, I do M-W-F and I love it!

    See you in blog land soon!

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