Oh, yes, I have been tempted over the years to hack off my hair. Have flirted with bangs.. could for hiding forehead wrinkles.
I’ve done shoulder length, but I still have long hair. even though it can be more work.
I cant’ do my hair today… I .. can.. not
Is it an age thing when you make the change? Or is it motherhood? Funny vide on the topic.. not mine, but SNL. I saw myself a LOT in this.. See if you can relate.
Me with “The Cut”…almost
almost “The cut” with newborn Rex
Click to see HERE
“is this a significant birthday?” friends ask.
Not in a number sense. But it was important to make it more joyful than last year when some bad business news arrived on my birthday 2012. A dark cloud hung over it and stayed, and stayed. I can’t say it better than Eddie Murphy did in this old sketch. That about sums up my feeling
The clouds have not entirely parted, but as Mark and I have now learned what to do. Live with the clouds, don’t let them cover you. When the going gets tough, the tough throw a party. So, Mark threw together a lovely cocktail party at our home. He made the food. He told me proudly he had used my meatball and savory tart recipe. I’m flattered.
woken up on my birthday. Perfect!
We had a bartender.
I bought a new dress.
I drank a couple of Manhattan’s. My favorite drink.
I’m very lucky to have friends and family show up for me. Their presence was the present for sure.