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My birthday is one week today which feels weird because this year has gone by way too quickly. Twice a year, for Christmas and my birthday, Adam asks me to make a wish list for him so he can get some ideas for gifts for me. It's fun because it makes me feel like a kid again, and really, who doesn't like making a list of things that they'd like to own.

These are some of my favourite things on Etsy that I'd be happy to receive!


There's definitely a trend going on with this list which I didn't realize until I just added all the photos...
I hope you're having a wonderful weekend!
xo Jen

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  1. All of these things look excellent! What have you got planned to celebrate your birthday? xxx

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    2. I just celebrated my birthday with family and friends over the weekend while I was in Hamilton. I'm spending my actual birthday with Adam but I haven't decided what I want to do yet. I think I might hit up the local market here since I want to check it out.

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  2. Awesome finds! A parcel is on its way to you and might just arrive in time for your birthday :-)

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    1. Oh, how lovely! I'll be heading to the post office tomorrow to mail yours off ^_^

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