I know it's just a lit wax candle, but I thought it was beautiful and simple.
Unlike last year, I worked today and didn't make my own dessert. I went to Happy Cakes and picked up cupcakes for myself, my parents, and my brother.
They only had one vegan option - chocolate with chocolate frosting. I'm not a huge cake eater, and when I do indulge, I'd pick vanilla. I'll check back another time and see if I can fulfill my true desire. ;)
Top left in tissue paper was mine, the others were non-vegan and for the rest of the family members.
It was good.
The gift I receive every year from my parents is flowers. Here's this year's arrangement: