Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Handful of Candles

{Happy Birthday via Rose Hill Design Studio}

It's a surreal feeling being in the last year of your twenties. I'm not sure how I feel about it yet, but I'm ready to see what's next! A wise woman once told me that her twenties were great, but her thirties were awesome because they were just like her twenties, but with more money. That gives me hope!

So how did I spend the first day of the last year of my "youth"? Disneyland, but of course! Although, apparently everyone under the sun thought that would be a great way to spend the day as well. After just a couple hours of bumping into sweaty tourists and screaming children, (and accidentally stealing someone's lunch reservation- oops!) I escaped to a movie at Downtown Disney. Easy A was hilarious, by the way!

Other highlights included birthday tweets from a few of my favorite celebrities (thanks to my boyfriend who made that happen!), and a tea set from Anne Rice's personal collection (thanks, Mom!).

Today, it's back to the grind. If you can call freelance-writing from my kitchen table "the grind" ;) But in all seriousness, I have lots to do in preparation for the path of my 29th year. So, with great plans and high hopes, I bid you adieu!


  1. Sounds like a great birthday! I love the quote your friend gave you about your 30's! I have definitely liked my 30's better than the 20's. Having more money is definitely ONE of the reasons! :)

  2. Hey! I ordered my Butter London polishes from Beauty.com!

  3. Happy Birthday! :) Sounds like you had a lovely time. I'll be hitting the last year of my twenties in 4 months :)

  4. WOW! Happy Birthday, I am honored that you chose my artwork to be part of your celebration. How fabulous! I love your blog, too!
    I hope you are going to have a fantastic 29th year! The 30s have been great for me....and I feel as I approach the end of my thirties, thhings are looking even better!

    May all of your dreams come true!
    Thanks again - xxoo

  5. Happy birthday! 30's are great! xo

  6. sounds like a great bday- I am glad you had a happy one! 30s are great too, do not worry :)

  7. Fun b'day and amazing art you got here by Heather. Love it!!!


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