This is my THIRD TIME to WRITE TTOT –
I am thankful for…GIFTS
ONE_ Two birthday celebrations with my family for my 78th birthday. One was a surprise gathering at my oldest daughter’s home. The second was a visit from my sister from Ohio – and my brother – and their spouses TODAY. and It is our annual get together. My sister brings me a bouquet from her flower garden each year. It was wonderful to spend this day with my family.
TWO_ Purple Mums – Daughter, Heidi, gave me THREE potted purple mums for my birthday. I planted them in the garden immediately. I wrote a haiku inspired by purple mums. I’ll post it this weekend.
THREE_ . Birthday cake – Chocolate and White – with a whipped cream frosting. Oh, My! What a summer delight.
FOUR_ Two gifts of Perfume:
“Organza,” by GGIVENCHY; –
and Coach Dreams, ‘Sunset,’ by COACH.
FIVE_ Laughter and dancing as my family sang Happy Birthday to me.
SIX_ Chocolates – Hershey’s candy bars
SEVEN_ New Dish Towels for my kitchen – I love to keep my kitchen clean.
EIGHT_ Purple and White Polka Dot Balloons blowing in the breeze on a summer day.
NINE_ Lunch today with siblings and their spouses – and a Boston cream pie with strawberry topping for our dessert – with coffee.
TEN_ Haiku poems from my garden – Geranium – water frequently