Happy Birthday Muri

Dear Meredith,

Since I have been blogging I have written you a birthday blog post every year. In fact, it was such a big deal that Megan once asked me if I was going to remember to write hers. I have celebrated your birthday in some way every year.

Except that last two years. The

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Happy Birthday Megan

Dear Megan,

Fifteen years ago tomorrow, I met you for the very first time. There is something bittersweet in meeting your last baby for the first time. There was the hope of the life ahead of you, and the reminder that there would be no more firsts after you.

You may have been my last

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Birthdays and People are to be Celebrated

Birthdays are a big deal to me. I believe that the people we love, and their birthdays should be celebrated. So, today, I am celebrating a very important person in my life. Her story is not my story to share. But I want her to know that Today, I celebrate you and your birthday! You

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My Birthday Weekend: A Photo Essay

I may or may not have mentioned that Thursday was my birthday.

I may or may not have celebrated all over social media, on Facebook, on Twitter, Instagram, even Snapchat.

I also got to spend the entire weekend with Sam.

The day after my birthday, I gave everyone the day off to continue

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Turns Out My Scary Age Isn't So Scary

So, today is my birthday. I make a big deal of my birthday as an adult because my birthday was always low key when I was growing up. I am not playing the poor pity party card, I just don’t think my parents were big Birthday Party people. Because of that, I have always made

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