A Perfect Gift

BFF Margene surprised me with a lovely birthday gift while we were having a fabulous lunch with the boys at Red Iguana, our favorite Mexican restaurant.*

Handspun yarn and EZ mugMargene’s beautiful handspun yarn that I drooled on over when she brought it to SnB (yes, Cookie, you can stop harassing Margene now), and a darling hand-lettered mug, with one of my favorite quotes. Are there any knitters who do not recognize it?

EZ mugThey are perfect. Thank you, my friend.

And we even have beautiful spring weather, finally! This afternoon, I’ll have a lovely lunch with my aunt who’s visiting from California.

It’s a good day.

 

*We were actually at Red Iguana 2… and for any of the locals who haven’t heard, there’s now a Red Iguana at the City Creek food court. Small menu, but just as good. Perfect for the downtown lunch crowd.

 

 

 

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23 Responses to A Perfect Gift

  1. Rachel says:

    Mazal tov, Happy Birthday Cheryl!
    Margene’s present is as perfect as always, she is the best πŸ™‚
    I hope you will have the best day today and all year long.

  2. margene says:

    Better late (with the handspun) than never! The color of the handspun remind me of colors you love. We love our EZ.
    Happiest of Birthdays to you, dear friend!!

  3. Nora says:

    I LOVE it – perfect! Happiest of birthdays, dear Cheryl!

  4. Chris says:

    Happy birthday!! Definitely perfect gifts. πŸ™‚

  5. Lauren says:

    Happy Birthday!!

  6. linda-kaye says:

    Just left Margene’s blog and wanted to drop by and wish you Happy Birthday!

  7. Monica says:

    Happy, happy birthday to a great friend!

  8. Stephie says:

    Happy Birthday! May the day be awesome!

  9. elizabeth says:

    My office must know it’s your birthday – they finally unblocked your blog!

    Have a fabulous day!!! That cheesecake in Margene’s post looked really good, I hope you enjoyed it!

  10. Carole says:

    Wonderful gift, classic Margene. I’m jealous about the Red Iguana. Just saying.

  11. marianne says:

    Happy HAPPY Birthday, Cheryl! It certainly sounds like you’re off to a fabulous start with the celebrations! That Margene, what a Sweetheart, beautiful and oh so thoughtful gifts! Enjoy, Celebrate! Many happy wishes today and throughout the year (and beyond) :^)

  12. Kym says:

    Happy Birthday! Enjoy!

  13. Cookie says:

    Happy Birthday, Cheryl!

    It’s about time one of those slackers spun for you.

    xoxox

  14. Squishy says:

    Happy Birthday… a bit late. I’ve been kind of busy over here at the love shack. πŸ˜€ 6 weeks of blogs to catch up on. OI!

  15. Suzanne says:

    Happy Birthday!

  16. Trista says:

    Lovely pressies! That handspun is beautiful and the mug is going to make your tea time a treat! Hope you had a fab birthday Cheryl!!

  17. Carrie#K says:

    Happy Birthday! Those are enviably perfect birthday gifts and so practical too.

  18. jill says:

    “They say it’s your birthday!” I’m glad you had a good time!
    Happiest of days to you!

  19. Mary says:

    Happy Birthday!

  20. Kitten says:

    Excellent! (And if Elizabeth’s work unblocked you, I wonder about mine…)

  21. Heather says:

    Lovely!

  22. Liz says:

    Happy belated! Sounds like you celebrated perfectly. πŸ™‚

  23. Karen says:

    Happy Birthday!!! Sounds like a lovely celebration!

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