What I’ve Learned In My 27 Years Of Life!

Hi wonderful friends!

I celebrated my birthday yesterday 🙂

It’s crazy how some days you wake up and are like wow, I’m 27, married with a child. Dreams really do come true! 

I’ve always been a hopeless romantic.

My life has changed so much In the past couple of years though. My husband and I have always been home bodies but we loved our concerts, trips away for the weekend and going out with friends whenever. 

We still did those things of course once we had bub but the feeling of wanting to stay home became stronger. There’s just something about laying on your own couch with a glass of wine and your fav show that make Friday nights so appealing these days! 

But now the concert we had set for September is cancelled, thankfully our vacation for the year was in January so we still got to do that but it’s just so different. Even celebrating my birthday yesterday has just been so different.

I’ve learned so much In my 27 years. I’ve always had such a big support system growing up and it’s even bigger now that I’ve gotten married and I’m so thankful for all the family and friends that help guide me through this journey of life. 

My biggest lesson and the thing I try to always enforce is “Always be Kind” which it can be such a small gesture but it’s so important. Kindness is everything and I wish more people knew that sometimes! 

There’s a few other things I like to live by as well.

Just because it’s a bad day or a bad week doesn’t mean it’s a bad life. Things are always changing and it can always get better. 

Family comes first. 

A good cup of coffee can soothe the soul.

Put your phone down. The best moments aren’t looking at a screen. It’s what’s behind the screen that matters.

Sometimes you just need to stuff your face with Ben & Jerry’s ice cream and watch Sweet Home Alabama. Or at least I do! 

Life goes by so fast, spend it with the people who matter most. 

Your thoughts and opinions are your own, don’t force them on others.

Love yourself, flaws and all.

There’s so much else I have learned over the years but for right now those are the most important to me. 

With everything that’s happening it’s just the simple things that matter the most to me and just trying to be the best wife and mother I can be for my boys! 

I did have a fantastic birthday though! Majority of the day was spent with my bub and he just fills my heart up with pure joy. 

My hubby always makes me feel special

With his gestures and his kind words. 

I am just a lucky lady, so cheers to 27!

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42 thoughts on “What I’ve Learned In My 27 Years Of Life!”

  1. Great lessons. Honestly, the whole COVID lockdown situation was a great reminder of the importance of spending time with those who matter. Suddenly my busy schedule was cut short, everything was cancelled and I was spending more time at home than ever with my husband and my pups. I discovered that I was happier than ever.

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  2. Happy birthday! You are shining on your special day.
    I feel you on sometimes needing a tub of ice cream and Ben and Jerry’s is delicious! We used to have their ice cream recipe book before we wore it to nothing . . .

    “Put your phone down. The best moments aren’t looking at a screen. It’s what’s behind the screen that matters.”

    LOVE that!

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  3. Happy belated birthday! I’m with you on the coffee and the kindness! And I’m in the mood to stuff my face with some ice cream. 😂

    Great post!

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  4. Happy Birthday! I love your positive attitude and how you appreciate the small things. They often turn out to be the best things. Thanks for sharing your sweet post.

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  5. Happy belated birthday! Those are such good lessons to live by. I also try to always be kind and to accept people’s opinions even if they are different from mine. We are all on a different journey! Thanks for sharing your life lessons xx

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