Happy birthday (birthweek) to me

How do you all feel about holidays? I don't really get into the various national holidays (national donut eating day, national ice cream day, and national peanut butter day are a different story). Thanksgiving? eh, it's fun to eat fall foods, but whatever. Valentine's Day? talk about awkward before getting married. Fourth of July? fireworks just don't excite me. I know, un-American. But Christmas and birthdays? Holy moly, I get excited. I dare you to listen to Michael Buble's Christmas CD without getting all kinds of happy. And my birthday--it's always been a big deal to me.

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