27.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Yesterday I turned 27.  And I must admit-- getting older never felt so good or refreshing, while also surreal.  I've learned a lot of hard lessons the past couple of years.  So for me 27 feels like a fresh new age to {hopefully} glide into a different life phase or really, just not make the same silly mistakes I have in the past.  I am human this I know; stumbles, rough waters are indefinite-- but having the wisdom, maturity, and grace to concur and endure -- is how I hope to take on 27 and beyond.

My day started and ended in the same spot--in bed, both scenes looking relatively similar.  Corgi, coffee/tea {in new Birthday mug}, computer/mags/podcasts!, candles, warm comfy blanket -- all simple creature comforts that make me silly happy and peaceful.

The calls! the texts! shout outs on social media! the presents!  I was rottenly spoiled with birthday love and well wishes-- and it felt great. Silly & rather childish to get so excited about your own birthday, but I've been like this for twenty-seven years & I guess it is who I am-- but! I am doing better, honest! -- only celebrating my birthday this week instead of next as well-- progress is progress ;)

And so THANK YOU! for making me feel loved, truly.

I have to brag for a minute -- my husband is out of town this week, but this man of mine sent me a message at 12:40 am{the minute I was born} and SANG me Happy Birthday-- the entire song.  Oh yes he did.  Of course I cried, it was the sweetest moment of the day.  He rocks.
We have plans this weekend to celebrate, and I'm excited.  AND  the celebrations continue because the majority of my closets/best friends are November babies.  So celebrate we will!

cheese alert : Maybe its because my birthday is tucked into this season, but this is truly my favorite time of the year!

oh & check out the podcast, SERIAL.  Totally addicted.

xo!!!
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2 comments:

  1. What a sweet birthday, I hope 27 brings you so much greatness and that you glide gracefully into the next step of your life!

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  2. HAPPY HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! Since our birthdays are so close to Thanksgiving I seriously feel like the birthday celebration for November babies continues all the way through Thanksgivings - right?! Cheers to another fantastic year!!

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