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Soooo about that birthday…

Soooo about that birthday…

Friday was my first birthday without Daddy and man,… it started off SO. GOOD. I opened presents from friends that were thoughtful and perfect. I cried happy tears and laughed all morning. From a special bangle bracelet with an incredibly meaningful symbol, to a set […]

My last birthday card from Daddy

My last birthday card from Daddy

Today is my birthday. It’s the first one where I won’t get a call from my Dad. I should have already gotten a card because he liked to send them early.  He was never one for writing his raw thoughts (like me), but he did […]

Vince’s Store Bought Birfday

Vince’s Store Bought Birfday

I can’t believe I’m writing about this well over a month after the fact, but what can I say? Life. It’s good right now. 🙂 This year was Vince’s 35th birthday – 35th!!! I met Vince when he was 25 and every year on January […]

My Birthday/Bachelorette Party

Unlike Vince, I did not leave the country for my last hoorah before the wedding.

But I DID get a birthday/bachelorette stay-cation, and it was everything I knew I needed but didn’t know how to ask for….

My Unexpectedly Awesome 29th Birthday: A Recap

My Unexpectedly Awesome 29th Birthday: A Recap

Back on March 8th I wrote a post that briefly mentioned how detached I was from my 29th birthday, which was then 20 days away. By noon on March 25th – the Friday before my birthday and the beginning of my birthday weekend – I […]

I love March! (so far)

I love March! (so far)

Oh March,… month of my birth,… we’re only eight days in and I already love you… First of all, in 20 days I will be 29 years old. This is kind of unbelievable to me. I’m not necessarily concerned that I’m entering the last year […]

The Six Hundred Dollar Dinner and Other Tales of Vince’s Birthday

The Six Hundred Dollar Dinner and Other Tales of Vince’s Birthday

Four years ago, in a townhouse not very far away, Vince had his third disastrous birthday in a row. It was 2008, and at the time we were close friends with a couple who, for whatever reason, wasn’t very flexible and didn’t really socialize. And […]