Birthday

Birthday Weekend


I turned 25 on February 8th, but since it fell on a boring old Monday, I did all birthday related activities on the weekend before.

On that Friday I went with my mom and my sister to check out a new bakery in town.



The Bakery was in a beautifully restored Victorian house, with furniture that looked like it could have been original. It was such a lovely place.

We sat at the big table in the dining room. I loved how they decorated it to look like it was still somebodies home.

It was tough to decide what to get, but we went with this chocolate chip cookie dough cheesecake bar, and three cappuccinos. The bar was really good but I’m glad we split it three ways because it was soo filling.

I couldn’t decide what kind of cake I wanted, and while at the grocery store looking for cake mixes we came up with this concoction; a fruity pebble marshmallow cake!


For my birthday dinner we invited some friends over and had a make your own mini pizza buffet, which was a lot of fun. We have been obsessed with homemade mini pizzas lately. 




The pizza I made was a pineapple pepper pizza with barbecue sauce. It sounds strange but it was really good!


I am halfway to 50 now! Most of my life I have felt older than I really am, but I’m not sure how old I actually feel.. 27? 30? 32? 45????? Can you even really feel a certain age or not? Does it even matter?  I’m not sure. But, I’m happy to be leaving my early 20s behind. There is so much uncertainty with life in those few years and I’m glad that’s behind me now. I have a great feeling about this year ahead and I can’t wait to see what it brings!