Come By And See Me, I’m A Love Letter Away

It’s been more than a week since I turned 31 and I don’t think I’ve really written a thank you anywhere. But there is definitely so much to be grateful for.     This year was quieter than usual. There was a mid-day surprise by way of a paper wall of different birthday images (my favorite: grumpy cat with a…

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13 Going On 30

Right before I turned 25, I was a mess. I was insecure, afraid, and didn’t know if I was where I was supposed to be. But I’ve come to realize that you can’t compare yourself to others or pattern your life after someone else’s. And I think that’s why I’ve been more carefree and have finally let go of worrying…

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Crafty Birthday

I was so thrilled to be invited to Alessa‘s birthday lunch this afternoon. Saw familiar faces from the first craft soiree and friends I haven’t seen in a long time. It was great to catch up over yummy burgers (I put bacon, caramelized onions, garlic cream cheese, lettuce, and barbecue sauce in mine!) and crafts. We all had to design…

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29

I don’t remember when I stopped obsessing about birthdays. When I suddenly didn’t mind that there was no party or that I didn’t intentionally make plans for the day. When I forgot that I had to blow out a candle. Or that I had to open gifts. But I remember how my ordinary birthdays always turn out extra special even…

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