Monday 9 June 2008

cake and presents

we had a lovely weekend eating lots of J's birthday cake, this one with jelly tots on didn't last very long at all, so we had to make another one for our picnic tea at Temple Newsam - which is a lovely place, we wandered round the gardens, looked at all the farm animals, and had a cream tea with friends, but I forgot the camera........

cake no. 2 was a marble cake as we couldn't agree on another chocolate or a plain sponge..

and then although it wasn't MY birthday I got the most fantastic parcel from Zia koko, who had a giveaway on her blog, and she sent me this beautiful bag,

and inside was the most lovely fabric,

thankyou so much !


  1. Belated birthday greetings to your J! The treats look delish and your fabrics and bag-so sweet!

    Thanks for dropping by my blog. take care.

  2. Yummy I love marble cake and jelly tots too. The bag was a lovely giveaway - I like all the fabric slipped inside too!

  3. Best wishes for J! Glad you had a lovely day..the rhododendron walk looks nice.. yummy cakes and sweet bag! Gx

  4. hmmm cake - look lovely. Nice goodies too
    Lisa x

  5. Yunmmy looking cake...if only you lived closer!
    Your new bag is lovely and filled with all that great fabric makes it even more special.

  6. Cakes and bags all in one day? What more could a girl ask for?x

  7. It sounds like a good weekend plus 2 very yummy cakes and a beautiful bag! Belated happy birthday to J

  8. What a pretty bag and fabrics...sounds like you had a wonderful cake filled day!
    Margaret and Noreen

  9. What a lovely weekend for a birthday ;-)


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