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Lessons On My 40th Birthday

Me and the Fam! I have news. A few weeks ago I celebrated my 40th birthday. It was my second COVID/lockdown birthday and I wasn't even sad about it. I'm not a huge birthday bash kind of girl, so not having to break the news to everyone that there would be no crazy party felt sooooooo good.  I've thought a lot about this post. About turning 40. What do I want to share here to help document this milestone birthday? When my kids look back and read this online journal so to speak, what do I want them to know about what I was thinking on May 11, 2021? And here's what I came up with: On celebrating my special day: COVID birthdays aren't so bad as an adult. Sure they suck shit for kids (can't have a party, can't see their family and friends, hardly any presents because said parties are a no-no). But for me, as an adult, I understand why I can't party it up with like 50 of my closest friends and family members. I understand that a Vegas trip is out of the questi

3 Inspirational Quotes to Help You Stay Positive Today

We're literally almost 8 months into this pandemic and I don't know about you, but I'm totally over it. And I have the attitude to match the feeling that's for sure. So where do we go from here? Well, when I'm feeling "over it" I immerse myself in positivity...even if I don't feel like being positive. There is something to be said about reading inspirational quotes to help pull us out of a rut or a bad mood.  How do I do it? I scour Pinterest and Instagram for positive quotes until I land on a few that jolt me back to reality and remind me that if I think negative thoughts I'll never pull myself out of my little rut. I was feeling like that today.  Here are 3 inspirational quotes I found this morning to help us all stay positive (and sane) the rest of the week! Only 3 more sleeps 'til the weekends gals!  Feel free to save these, pin them, or write them down to look back on when you feel you need a little extra motivation to look on the bright s