Weekend Hugs!

I don't usually post only images. But I couldn't resist this one!

So sending all my wonderful blog friends warm, weekend hugs from Spain. You ALL mean so much to me as I approach 1 year of blogging; I can't even begin to tell you how much joy your blogs,comments and friendship have brought me.

Hugs to you all!

(A Giveaway to celebrate our 1st birthday will be announced shortly).


  1. adorable photo!!! blesssings, xo HHL

  2. I like you too, very much!

    You and I have blog birthdays quite close together.

    I look forward to seeing what your giveaway entails. I can guess that it will make us all swoon!

    xo, A

  3. Hi Vanessa,
    thanks so much for visiting Hampton Hostess! I just love your blog-pithy, witty and very clever! Wished we had "met" just a week earlier-after Como we spent a week in Spain: Madrid, Toledo, Seville, Marbella and Barcelona--so fantastic! Seville was a favorite of mine--so romantic (even with two kids in tow!) great food (I'm now obsessed with Eslava) and oh so chic. I'm sure you could have given me lots of great things to see and do--next time!!! Looking forward to following you--xx barbara

  4. @Barbara- OMG!! I can't believe you were in Seville. I would have loved to have shown you around. I was in Eslava only 2 weeks ago (perhaps we even passed each other). Fingers crossed there will definitely be a next time xx

  5. ...and I like you and this place very much too girl!
    happy anniversary! :)

  6. Hey Vanessa,

    Thanks for stopping by my way and your lovely comment/recommendations! Much appreciated!
    I hope you're loving life in Spain - you've got some damn good red wines out there and some kick-ass food!

    When I read that you're an ex-criminal psychologist I envisioned something very CSI/NCIS! I was so close to going down that route had fashion not interrupted my choice in degrees!

    p.s congrats on your blogaversary!

  7. How adorable!!! Happy almost blogiversary, sweetie! Hope you're having a wonderful start to the week! xoxo

  8. How darling is she and how sweet the message, Vanessa. Thank you. I'm approaching my 1 year mark too, in August, so we both started about the same time! Happy Monday, lovey! xoxoxo

  9. Btw, love your new look!!!!! Congratulations, sweetie! xoxo

  10. I would love to visit Spain some time!

    We are hosting a Pamper Yourself Giveaway. Please stop by and enter for your chance to win.


  11. adorable post!!! have a nice week!

  12. What a nice post. Gratefulness is such a beautiful quality in a person ;-)

  13. Hi Vanessa! Thanks for stopping by. This post is just too adorable to pass. I am pinning it right now to my pinterest board! Sometimes a photo is all you need.

    p.s. I'm off to read some of your older posts. Following you too! :-))
    Rambles with Reese

  14. Thank you all my wonderful friends for commenting. It seems the image of my "little friend" above tugged on many heart strings ;-)


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