12 Days of MY Birthday (Day 6)

Dec 12

December 12th — Day 6 of  the 12 Days of MY Birthday… I didn’t feel so well when I woke so I decided to take it easy. Someone gave me a credit at Big Fish Games dot com so I could get a game Westward IV: All Aboard!!! YAY for games and free credits to play them! =) I have played the three previous versions and loved them. They are trouble-escaping fun! And...

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12 Days of MY Birthday (Day 5)

Dec 11

December 11th — Day 5 of  the 12 Days of MY Birthday… I read some of The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence by Rachel Simmons. Reading being one of my favorite things in the world…this is my idea of fun! Yay for me…and for books. Taking time for the things you love is a way to celebrate yourself, to honor your...

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12 Days of MY Birthday (Day 4)

Dec 10

December 10th — Day 4 of  the 12 Days of MY Birthday… Today, I slept in. Happy 4th day of my birthdays to me! Sleep is wonderful. Getting enough sleep helps keep you healthy and happy. What better way to celebrate myself? And for my friend’s part…she decided to bake me my favorite cookies—her chocolate chip oatmeal cookies with walnuts! Yummy!...

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12 Days of MY Birthday (Day 3)

Dec 09

December 9th — Day 3 of  the 12 Days of MY Birthday… Today, I decided to enjoy my tea, savor it–the warmth, the flavor, the way it comforts me when I am cold or do not feel well and incidentally, I do not. I have a sinus infection and needed some comforting. Tea, oatmeal, my thick quilt all warming me, comforting me. Happy birthday to me. My friend surprised...

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12 Days of MY Birthday (Day 2)

Dec 08

December 8th — Day 2 of  the 12 Days of MY Birthday… Today, I decided I would wake up and eat oatmeal and fresh cut up fruit. This is one of my favorite foods during the colder months…and thus would be my celebration for Day Two. =) That was enough for me…but my friend had other ideas… She surprised me with some holiday tea by Barnes...

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12 Days of my birthday

Dec 07

My birthday is exactly one week before Christmas. It often gets overlooked or lumped into the Christmas festivities–a Christmas/birthday gift, a card with a wish for both, a phone call to say hello for both, a mention about it on Christmas. My birthday is inconvenient during the busy giving season. I am aware of this and try not to take it personally. I...

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