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I'm engaged (& it's my birthday)!! Let's Celebrate!!

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I'm engaged (& it's my birthday)!! Let's Celebrate!!

LET'S CELEBRATE!!! I don't tend to share a lot about my personal life on my blog, but there are a couple things I'd like to celebrate with you. Today is my 41st birthday. It's a bright, sunny, beautiful day here in New Jersey. It's going to get up into the 50s today. I couldn't ask for nicer weather in January. People always ask the birthday boy or girl, "Do you feel any different?" I don't know about you, but my answer is always no. I've always felt like me, not different, not changed, and not any older just because it's...

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40 is not the end of the world

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  Last week, I celebrated my 40th birthday. Everyone seems to make a big deal (in a negative way) about turning 40, especially when it's a female reaching the dreaded age. It's as if life ends at 40. My Grandmother is 94 years old and still taking plane rides by herself across the ocean. The way I choose to see it, I've only lived 42.55% of my life so far. That isn't even half. I think 40 is going to be my best year yet. There is always the chance some crazy bad illness is going to find me and...

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