Thursday, January 3

happy birthday to me

I really can't believe I'm thirty, 30, the big 3-0.  No matter how I say it, I still can't believe it.  I'm not sure where this last year went, nor the last decade.  But I do know that I'm now in my thirties.  sigh...

Thirty.  The age of thirty is when most of your friends are married, have good jobs, mostly stable lives and some are starting to have kids (or maybe already have kids).  Which is still absolutely terrifying to me.  the whole kid thing that is.  However, I am grateful for where I am at in my life.  I have a wonderful husband who loves God, loving families, great friends, two awesome cats, a beautiful home and a good job.  what more can a girl ask for?

My first request on this day of celebration is for my husband to fix me breakfast and play this F.R.I.E.N.D.S. episode: The One Where They All Turn Thirty (short two minute clip for your entertainment).  Which yes, it all happened before 6am.  As for the rest of the day I'll be at work, maybe a little online shopping and grab dinner on the way home with the husband.  I call that a great birthday.  well minus the whole being at work thing today.  happy birthday to me.


Photo taken: October 2011 by Laura Simson Photography
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15 comments:

  1. Happy Birthday!!!! I hope the big 3-0 is your best year yet! :)

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  2. Happy Birthday Amanda! Have a fantastic birthday!!

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  3. Happy birthday! Hope is wonderful despite having to have to work :)

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  4. Happy birthday to you! Working on your birthday really would be annoying--it's just so happened I've never had to do it yet, but I'm sure the year is coming, and then, I suppose, I'll truly be grown up.

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  5. Happy birthday! Mine is Monday. I'll be 28!

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  6. Aw, Happy Big 3-0 girl!

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  7. Happy birthday!

    I always take my birthday off. The one year I didn't, I had major regrets!

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  8. Happy Flirty 30 birthday!! ^^ Ditto!! Taking the day off for your bday is a must!! especially milestone brays!! Enjoy your day.

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  9. Happy Birthday! Welcome to the club.

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  10. Happy birthday Amanda!!!!
    I wish you all the best!!
    ;)

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  11. You look maybe 22. And I'm being serious. But a very gorgeous, sophisticated 22. :) I am getting very close to 30 so let me know how it goes. :)

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    1. Oh I forgot the most important thing. HAPPY {belated} BIRTHDAY!!!!

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  12. Haha! I just watched that episode of Friends! :D Happy Late Birthday and Happy new Year! :D

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