it’s the eve of my 30th birthday and i’m reflecting tonight.
with eager anticipation, i have waited for this birthday since i was in middle school.
// i suppose i always assumed that turning 30 would make me an insta-adult. mature. i have never been shy to admit my age and according to my 53 year old dad, “age is just a number.” so tonight, on the last day of my 29th year i am choosing to embrace. enjoy. rally some ideas & set foot into my 30th year with intention.
// so, here’s some lists –>> type A, overly organized, kinda bragging!
1 / making it to 30!
2 / graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in business administration & small business management
3 / was a successful fortune 500 recruiter in Southern California & Washington, DC
4 / purchased a BMW with 3 months of income. her name is Lily. she is 5.5 years old & drives brand new!!
5 / bought a gorgeous Southern home in Virginia
6 / had my first child. jack. an amazing boy following after Jesus.
7 / quit my job –>> I CHOSE JACK!
8 / had a second child. abigail. a dreamer. a doer. a lover.
9 / started Anchored Design.
10 / launched a successful woman’s blog.
10 things to accomplish during my 30th year
my list is short. my desires are small.
1 / perform 52 intentional acts of kindness
2 / be in the Word more. pray more.
3 / take a professional photography class
4 / spend more quality time with my sweet children
5 / be bold again.
6 / 1 novel + 1 business-growth book each month
7 / participate in a century bike ride
8 / get lean.
9 / take the kids to a theme park.
10 / run a 10k, perhaps a half
10 places to travel
1 / go hiking in Big Sur
2 / spend a week at a beach cottage flipping through magazines, building sand castles with the kids & relaxing [wish me luck, for those of you that really know me well]
3 / attend a thursday nite SLO farmer’s market & fries from firestone grill
4 / meet my girlfriends in chicago
5 / take a private plane ride
6 / spend a month in NY
7 / take a train to a new city
8 / a weekend in NYC with my mom
9 / a long weekend getaway; something luxurious
10 / a roadtrip
cheers to 30! thanks for following along.