Birthday

September 14, 2007

It’s my birthday! If I saw you on the street, I’d never tell you it was my birthday because it’s so “hey, tell me how awesome I am! Aren’t you beyond ecstatic that I was born?” But here, I feel okay about it.

This day is still young and already it’s been a fantastic day. My Mom and Dad sent me a swimsuit I’ve been eyeing for weeks, my sisters sent me a gorgeous gray sweater (I love sweaters; one cannot own too many sweaters) and a headband (this is awesome because I sent both of them a shirt and a headband for their birthdays), and the Tates (my in-laws) sent me a personalized Swiss Army knife (which is perfect because we’ve been working on our first-aid/emergancy prepardness lately), a cookbook, and a big bag of cinnamon chips (hooray!). (How can ANYONE write without parenthases? They are almost as necessary as oxygen).

At work, one of my co-workers, who is a Mary Kay rep, gave me a bottle of perfume and another gave me a little jewelry box. The office bought an ice cream cake and we’re ordering in lunch.

I’ve received some very nice emails from family and friends . . . I know some really nice people. I’ll keep them.

Anyway, Happy Birthday to me!

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12 Comments

  • Reply Abbie September 14, 2007 at 3:23 pm

    Happy Birthday Janseen!
    It’s friday, hope you are celebrating the whole weekend.

  • Reply One Smart Cookie September 14, 2007 at 4:10 pm

    Happy Birthday! I hope you have a great one – it sounds like with those presents you are sure to have a fantastic day!

  • Reply RA September 14, 2007 at 4:31 pm

    Yay for birthdays! And especially for birth-weekends! Hope yours is superfun!

  • Reply Kristi September 14, 2007 at 4:37 pm

    Happy Birthday! I loved the swimsuit! It will look great on you, as does everything! Have a great day!

  • Reply TheMoncurs September 14, 2007 at 4:56 pm

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY! I’m very much of the opinion that my birthday should be like a national holiday or something, so I’d be really disappointed if you DIDN’T blog about it being your birthday. They’re special days.

    If you were a little bit closer, I’d definitely bake for you.

  • Reply Terri B. September 14, 2007 at 5:46 pm

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!
    The bathing suit and the sweater are both very cute and I’m sure you will look great in both. Enjoy your birthday weekend!

  • Reply Ginger September 14, 2007 at 6:07 pm

    Happy Birthday! The cake looks great, hope you managed to eat plenty before it melted.

  • Reply Amber September 14, 2007 at 8:30 pm

    Happy birthday 🙂

  • Reply whoorl September 14, 2007 at 9:02 pm

    Happy Happy Happy Birthday!

  • Reply janet September 15, 2007 at 1:01 am

    the swimsuit is a-DOR-able!! Happy Birthday!

  • Reply Merrick September 15, 2007 at 4:50 am

    Ooo…awesome swimsuit! I think it will look GREAT on you. Love you! And glad you had such a great birthday!

  • Reply Heather September 15, 2007 at 6:52 pm

    Happy Birthday! (Let’s pretend like this isn’t one day late, okay? Okay.) Here’s to another fantastic year.

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