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Sunday, December 27, 2009

The Big 3-0

I've sort of been dreading turning 30 for a while (maybe even a few years), but like it or not, the big day came. I started the birthday celebration the night before with the annual too close to Christmas crappy December birthdays party. Even though we have birthdays right before/after the holidays, we had lots of friends come and celebrate with us.

My actual birthday was a great day. I woke up early and went to spinning at the gym. I loved starting out the day with a good workout. I pretty much finished my 30 by 30 list. Chelsea hacked my blog to post this. I flew to Vegas in the early afternoon. Chelsea and I got pedicures. We went to dinner at Chilis with a friend, my college roommate Eleisha.

She gave me some pretty flowers and a box of 30 funny memories over the years. I got lots of phone calls, texts, emails, and facebook messages.

It was a great day.

My friend was in Vegas for the BYU game. When plans to meet up didn't work out, she surprised me the next day with

Even though I have a too close to Christmas crappy December birthday, and I'm no longer in my 20s, so far the big 3-0 isn't as bad as I've always feared. We'll see how the rest of the year goes.


  1. Happy Birthday Miss Aubrey! So what's on your before 30 list? That sounds interesting!

  2. and I'm pretty sure you changed your hair color :) (it looks great!) I'm glad you had a good b-day

  3. Happy Birthday Aubrey! I felt the same way when I turned 30 but it's really not so bad ;) Glad you had such a fun birthday!

  4. Happy Birthday Aubrey!!! I hope it was great...I'll be joining you in the 30 club in February.


  5. See. . . I told you the big 3-0 wouldn't be so bad.


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