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Golden Birthday

I love birthday celebrations! They have long been important to me and as you might have already guessed, I go to long lengths to celebrate birthdays with my children.

Speaking of birthday's: this lovely lady had her Golden Birthday this week. Prior to this week, I am not sure I knew what a Golden Birthday was. Is this a new thing? Did we celebrate them when I was growing up and I am the only one who did not know? 

 A Golden Birthday is apparently when you are as many years old as the day of your birth. So, this lady turned 18 on the 18th. 

I guess I had a Golden Birthday. It would have been when I was 10. I am going to make an educated guess that my Momma did not know about Golden Birthday's either.  I am sorry to say that The Short Chic, already had her Golden Birthday. (Hopefully The Princess party I threw for her will compensate for the lack of a Golden Birthday!  The Boy can still celebrate his. He has a few more years to wait. 

Is it bad parenting to celebrate one child's Golden Birthday and not the other? The Boy would say no. The Short Chic would say yes. 

How about you? Have you heard of Golden Birthdays? Did you celebrate yours? 

Happy Golden Birthday, Katie! I do hope your day was as special as you, I hope you were surrounded by those who love you and make you feel like a princess, I hope you made memories that last your entire life time!  


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