Sunday, May 20, 2012

Sixty Forty...


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Only when you reach GROWN WOMAN STATUS can you move your birthday up to fit your schedule.

I planned an impromptu dinner and drinks/dancing for my 31st birthday this weekend.

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My official birthday is ACTULLY the 31st (Is that my Golden Birthday?).

And that always falls during Labor Day weekend.

But this year I am not off work during the actual day I graced the earth with my presence, so I planned a get-together here.

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As well as my home town...

The title of this post reflects that sixty percent of my big day/night was AWESOME...

Forty Percent...Not so much.

What I Learned:

1. Things sound good to people at the time, but a LOT can change on D-day...

2. Fun is what you make it...

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3. Wearing shape wear is OK on special occasions... (Helped a lot with my food baby last night)

4. It's HARD to get even a handful of people in the same place at the same time...

5. I OFFICIALLY learned how to take a Tequila Shot Correctly...ANNNNNNNNNNNNNND the more expensive the stuff is the smoother it is... But the cheap stuff can get the job done!

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6. QUALITY in friends is BETTER than Quantity...You don't have to know a lot of people to feel special.

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7. Putting yourself out there with the RIGHT PEOPLE makes all the difference in the world.

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8. I think I like being pictured with Fire Arms...

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9. Try new things; you might be surprised how well they turn out!

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10. Home Made cake tastes BETTER...Thank you Nora for my cupcakes!!!!

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11. I look DAMN good for 31! (Gotta keep that goin)

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Glasses: DKNY

Earrings: Bakers

Dress: Forever 21+

Clutch: Charming Charlie's

Suede Pumps: Bakers

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10 comments :

  1. You look amazing for 31 that's how I want to be when I hit my 30s next year!! fierce and fab!! I agree with everything in this post!! I haven't tried shapewear yet what kind did you wear? it was totally undetectable in this dress!
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  2. I wore a simple panty girdle I got from Macy's or some other department store. Thanks for reading and your comments!

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  3. Grown woman status is right!!! Happy early birthday!! Love the outfit. The dress is really showin that grown & sexiness! That pic with the gun is killin'em! =D

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  4. I LOVE this post! Your "golden bday" dress is fab! Yes you do look great for 31 (We get better with age...that's something I've been learning) and I agree with all of the things you've learned! Happy Birthday!!!

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  5. Yes we do get better with age...Not that I'm old, but old is the new young!

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  6. Lovely look! Super cute earrings and shoes!

    Thanks for the comment on my feature on Cherrie's blog! :)

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  7. I had ny eye on those earbobs for a while and Finally bought them I was glad I bought them. As far as the comment, you're welcome. I liked what you had to say...It was real.com ...

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  8. FABULOUS U R my dear!!!!! :-)

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