So this may a be a bit lengthy but it is picture heavy! Birthmas 2011 was quite the success even though I didn't travel this year.
I gave myself my very first birthday party and had a blast! We even collected items that I donated to the Houston Area Women's Shelter! My people rock! I had a DJ and he totally rocked the spot. If you are in Houston, holla at me and I will forward his information. We JAMMED up in this piece.
E retains his title of the BEST Gift Giver Ever. He is always thoughtful with his gifts...ALWAYS! He got me a Touchscreen PC...I am currently typing this post from said fancy PC. I LOVE it so. I would have never purchased it for myself. I would have thought of a million other things do with the money and none would have been to spend it on me. That I-Pod Touch? He won that for me at his company holiday party! #Score
I purchased myself a few things also! I
I purchased a few pairs of shoes (but that only counts as one gift! LOL). These are my favorite pair. *B was like, "Ma I don't think you own any sensible shoes" LOL
I also got a new digital camera that takes really nice pictures...I am working my way up to that $1k camera I have been coveting...but ya'll also know I am
I wrote notes to some of the people I love and care about
I purchased donuts for my department
We took B's teachers breakfast (she had to write them notes)
I paid for random meals
Gave one of my favorite tea drinkers a mug filled with some of my favorite bagged teas. As an aside, I STAN for Tea.vana...love that doggone place.
I bought a whole lot of Diet Co.ke...the women at my job HEART that stuff
I also made a candy jar for another co-worker....I try to keep the people I work with happy...those ladies will drop everything to do anything I ask. I appreciate them and wanted to remind them.
Birthmas 2011 was soooooo fantastic. I had fun with people I adore, new and old. It was a complete and total blast. I can't wait to see what Birthmas 2012 holds...it's gon be on and poppin for 12/12/12!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!