What to do When Your Birthday Sucks

Today is my birthday!! Woohoo! Another wonderful year ahead I hope. Truth be told, my birthday is a hard day for me… more than almost any other day, my birthday is a day where I really miss my mom. She was really into birthday celebrations and helped make my birthday special time and time again. After she died my birthday just felt like a burden, ...

Top 5 Tips To Enjoy Your Birthday As An Adult

Usually I spend the weeks leading up to my “special day” wondering what it will be like.  I grew up with a mom who did everything in her power to make my birthday memorable and all about me. As I’ve gotten older the idea of birthdays seems to have changed.  Talking to friends I realized that I am not alone in my general distaste for ...