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My gift from the UK arrived today

Thursday, September 26, 2013

My dear friend Asta, sent me a gift from the UK. That is not surprising, she has a heart as big as her body....here is what is surprising. She bought me a skirt (like one she has that I admired) and never having met me in person....bought the right size. Its so right, it could have been that I went shopping with her and tried it on before hand.

As much as I am uncomfortable in front of the camera, I promised to have my photo taken with said skirt on.


The whole gift presentation was so lovely. I got it from the post office and with my mother along, we went to a little coffee shop. My plan was to keep it as it was till I could get home for a photo because the wrapping was so beautifully done....but Im afraid my curiosity got the better of me and I opened it. So here it all is, separated. LOL


The chocolates are delicious too. Justin in particular loves almonds, so he's going to love sharing them with me....two to one....or I wont fit into the skirt for long. emoticon
I wont anyway, but at least it will be because I lost weight, not gained. After a plateau of +- a month, my weight is finally going down again and the scale is moving. Yay for me.

I have been so busy the last month, I have barely had time to get to blogging....this broke the dry spell, so maybe I will manage to get some more done.

Hope everyone's having a good day. I have had a great day and here's hoping it continues for a few more days at least.
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PICTUREME40 10/1/2013 8:40AM

    What a bright and beautiful skirt! It's looks so nice on you. Thanks for sharing it with us.

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GAMOMMY3 9/29/2013 10:23PM

    So sweet!

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INGMARIE 9/29/2013 11:29AM

    Lovely gesture, and a lovely skirt.
You look great emoticon

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SLIMMERJESSE 9/27/2013 1:57PM

    Lovely!

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LJCANNON 9/27/2013 1:49PM

    emoticon I don't even LIKE to wear Skirts, but I WOULD wear That One!! It is Gorgeous, and you look GREAT in Pink!!

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LOVINGAFRICA 9/27/2013 1:16PM

    I love it. Your friend's handwriting is beautiful too...
How thoughtful.


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CELEST 9/27/2013 9:51AM

    Hmmm did I mention that Geography is not my strength? emoticon
Sorry Asta. LOL...it still came a LOOOOONGGGG way.

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ONLYTEMPORARY 9/27/2013 1:11AM

    You do look beautiful, such a loving gift.

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RAINBOWMF 9/27/2013 12:22AM

    You look marvelous, the skirt is lovely, you are a lucky Lady.



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LYN-EDWY 9/26/2013 8:32PM

    You're looking good...and that skirt is lovely.
Glad you had a great day...I did too in service and
CO here tonight.
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LOLAJO54 9/26/2013 8:03PM

    good news all around
a lovely new skirt that you look marvelous in
and you started seeing losses again

got to tell you
looking good!

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CINA-MINI 9/26/2013 3:35PM

    You look fantastic in your beautiful skirt!



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BOOKWERME 9/26/2013 3:00PM

    Must correct...gift from US, not the UK. LOL I am so happy it is wearable and that you can enjoy yours as much as I am enjoying my own. emoticon

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GINA180847 9/26/2013 2:24PM

    It is rare to get a clothing gift that is so perfect and looks lovely on you. How lucky for you. What a nice friend!

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ARNETTELEE 9/26/2013 1:44PM

  You're so lucky!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 9/26/2013 1:43PM

    Awww How pretty. Love the skirt!
You're looking mighty skinny Missy.

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GARDENQE2 9/26/2013 11:06AM

    Beautiful skirt!
I'm so glad skirts and dresses are coming back into fashion. I love 'em!

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MADEIT3 9/26/2013 10:14AM

    What a gorgeous skirt! And you look beautiful in it. Having friends from all over is such a great thing!!

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