It’s my birthday on Tuesday so I was a treated to a lovely birthday meal at a scrumptious pub in North Dorset yesterday lunchtime with some good friends, followed by a sunny stroll with the dogs.

Not only was I spoiled with good company and delicious food (and wine) but I also got presents! Hurrah!

Alongside a beautiful bunch of sweetpeas freshly picked from Paul’s garden and some of Sara’s homemade chilli jam, I also got these totally ace badges from

(Something I’m often told off for saying when Matt wants me to turn the light off so he can go to sleep)

…and my personal favourite: