Thursday, December 1, 2011

25

It's my 25th birthday today, yayyyy!

(This is the cake and card that my boss at the travel store gave me on Tuesday--so sweet!)
I love my birthday, and I know that sometimes once people get older they starting hating their birthdays, but I don't think I ever will. It's a chance to look back and reflect on how much has happened over the past year, and think about the future...plus it's a day where you can make everyone wait on you, so what's not to love?! 

(Kidding...but not really)

It was so nice to be able to spend time and celebrate my birthday a little early with my family last week (more photos from their visit to come soon!). They gave me some lovely gifts, and checked a few items off my wish list!

Some presents from my parents--so happy to finally have the Naked palette!
Leather pouch from my sister's leather store in NYC
I'm in love with these shoes, courtesy of Mom and Dad
 Today, I'm happy that I have my friends Wendi and James here from South Carolina to celebrate with me today! (You can see some pictures from their visit so far over at Wendi's blog) Tonight, we're going to dinner in Boulder to celebrate, but I still need to pick a restaurant! We did end up getting some snow last night, so this morning we've all just been visiting, making pancakes, and it's so nice just to relax.


I'm so blessed to have an amazing family and wonderful friends, and I appreciate all the birthday wishes that I've already received today. I feel like I was just turning 24, but then in a way I can't believe all that has happened this year. I feel blessed to have had a lot of amazing experiences, and I'm looking forward to making a lot more memories in the year to come! Xoxo

9 comments:

  1. the naked palette is my holy grail! I'll never buy another eyeshadow again!

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  2. Happiest of birthdays! I want the naked palette so badly! It's on my Christmas list.. let us know how you like it!!

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  3. Happy Birthday!! AHH you will LOVE the Naked Palette! I haven't used any other eyeshadow since July when I bought mine!

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  4. I found your blog on your birthday, yay! HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Hope it is wonderful! You got so many good goodies! : )

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  5. Happy Birthday!!! Go Blue!!!

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  6. Happy birthday! Looks like it's been a great one so far :)

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Your sweet words make my day! :)

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