The Birthday Wrapup Index

Taking measure of a birthday:

Number of birthday cards received in the post: 1

Number by e-mail: 4

On Facebook: 37

Number of sheet sets changed: 3

Loads of laundry: 4

Rooms vacuumed: 2

Carrot cake cupcakes consumed: 4 (oi!)

Moments of utter exhaustion: 3

Blog posts written despite exhaustion: 4

Conversations about how cool I am: 0

Conversations about skidmarks (yes, that kind): 2

Ladybugs released: about 50

Ladybugs smooshed during release: 4

And, most importantly…

Hugs: 7