I Don’t Think I Can Explain This – It’s Possible I’ve Been Possessed

Sometimes I really surprise myself by my reactions to things.  It’s like there’s this whole other person in me who I barely know but who sometimes just takes over and gets her way.  (And she’s pretty fabulous, so I’m cool with it.)

So yesterday, I was skimming through the daily free commuter newspaper that they give out at the seabus and I saw an ad for this: Continue reading

It’s My Birthday! Yay!

I am 32 today.

My husband has a thing for attractive wrapping paper. I dig that about him.

It’s sunny, so that’s an excellent start.  I also just opened all my presents, and there were some really cool things in there, so also good.  I have lunch plans and dinner plans, so there’s more to look forward to yet.  This day has quality potential.

It is 7:15 am.  I have to go to work, which sucks because I truly believe that one’s birthday should be a personal holiday, but because I work in accounting, I can’t take days off near month-end.  But I will not let it get me down.

I actually am having some of those gloomy birthday thoughts that other people always seem to have and that I have never had before: thoughts about getting older and figuring out what to do with my life and whether I should start investigating wrinkle creams and seriously committing to a financial plan for my retirement or something.

Whatever.  Today there were presents and cards for me.  Later there will be cake.  Life is good.

Happiness Is.

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Kitten photo that has nothing to do with this post besides the fact that cute kitten photos make me happy and it's my blog so I can do whatever I want.

Today was an excellent day.  If you have a super attitude, I suppose every day you are alive can be construed as an excellent day.  But I guess I don’t have a super attitude, because I do have bad days.  Today though, I am giving a gold star.  And there are many reasons: Continue reading