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Saturday, April 18, 2015

April is a Wonderful Month!

I LOVE The month of April!

The flowers are blooming and the birds are chirping around the house.

The Father Quail sits on the gate posts and hollers to his mate to cross over into our property.

I just couldn't put my little lambs away yet. I had plans to make a spring banner or pennants, but I've been outside working in the yard too much!

My friend Leslie brought me these measuring cups for my birthday. I taught her daughter 1st grade. Now she is in High School!

Aren't they gingham- y cute!

My stove looks bare!

But the best part of the week is, I received a surprise birthday package from my dear friend, Debbie Kay!

This gorgeous red rosé hankie was tucked inside this sweet bluebird egg!

She sent this adorable teacher glasses holder. I just started wearing reading glasses now and then. How cute is this!

Some personalized notecards and a wonderful bluebird card! Ohhhhhhhh swoon!

A cute Dutch kids table mat and dotty red pinwheel!


A Mary Engelbreit book....filled with inspiration!

This would look lovely at my house!

And this narrow box is definitely going on Hubs Honey-do list!

Thank you so much Debbie Kay! You have blessed me!

If you dont know Debbie Kay yet, hop over and visit her cute blog. She has the cutest blog and home! She loves to collect cute doo-dads like I do. Debbie is so adorable, and so sweet and generous! Thank you sweet Sister!



  1. Such cuteness. I have that same ME book. Happy Happy Birthday.

  2. Oh, what a delightfully sweet birthday package! You have some very thoughtful and kind friends, my dear :) And those measuring cups are darling! Hugs to you!

    What a wonderful birthday box full of goodness!
    Love those measuring cups and that ME book, too!

  4. Happy belated Birthday my friend! I haven't been around much....sick with asthma like allergies...:(
    Patti, I love all of your little lambs decorated for spring! I need to do this! I have quite a few of them....:) Happy Spring Patti!

  5. :) HAPPY BIRTHDAY, April girl :)
    What a sweet birthday box from Debbie... :) Your lamb collection is just darling!

  6. Happy birthday :-) All your photos are just precious! Loving the wonderful vibrant colors in all of them!
    big hugs,

  7. Happy Birthday Patti! I would have a difficult time taking those sweet lambs off the mantle. You received some sweet gifts. Debbie is a very generous gifter for sure. :)

  8. Love your lambie parade!
    Happy birthday!

  9. Such lovely gifts! You are well deserving. Your lamb parade is just darling too. Happy spring!

  10. So much happy in this post! I am in love with those measuring cups...too cute! What a sweet package too. The glasses holder is so cute. I have never seen one of those. I'll have to look for one. I leave a pair of glasses on my desk at work. Happy Birthday! Have a blessed week!

  11. Hi Patti,

    Those measuring cups are absolutely adorable....just like you!



  12. I love all those happy little lambs! I would have a difficult time putting them away also! Everything is so cute at your house! my kind of place for sure! Have a great week my friend!

  13. Happy sweet birthday to you Patti!! Darling mantle of cute lambies!! Darling new treasures you were given!! Have a lovely day! xo Heather

  14. Happy Happy Birthday to you!!! Hope you had a wonderful and sweet day! I just love your sweet lambs on the mantel, they look adorable and oh so cute with flowers! Such a sweet birthday gift sent to you too!! Love the narrow box for a flower bed.... such a great and cute idea!! Hope you have a lovely new week!! xo Holly

  15. I LOVE the little ceramic lambs. Adorable.
    Oh, and happy birthday.

  16. I so love your lamb planters. There is one on it's way to me now and I can not wait for it to get here. What sweet birthday gifts. I am just in love with your stove so stinkin' cute.
    Hope you have a wonderful weekend my dear.

  17. Everything is lovely!!! :)

  18. Everything is lovely!!! :)

  19. How adorable are those lamb planters all lined up? I recognize some of those as ones I've got! Everything's so cute, and what a nice package you received!

  20. Oh my gosh, your planters are darling! I love how you adorned one with a fun party hat! I love them all lined up and looking so sweet. Your friend sounds like a doll and sent you so many darling things. I have that same Mary E. book and I love it! The measuring cups are so cute and your stove is always such an eye stopper! I will have to hop over and visit Debby. If she has half as much of cuteness as you she's a winner! : )

  21. Forgot to tell you that I have a gingham tiered tray real similar to yours. Love, love gingham and polka dots!

  22. Hi Patti
    First let me thank you for your loving wishes:-). Sorry for getting back so late. Love your cute lambs!!. And the darling things your friend has sent you. It's really a blessing to have such sweet friends! The book really melted my heart as you've rightly said.Enjoy April! :-)


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