Birthday, Celebrations and Friends

Hi guys,

So, it was my birthday in the month of June. So, I did celebrate because it was a milestone birthday and I normally don’t celebrate so what I did for my birthday may not seem like much of a celebration but to me it was.

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On the day of my birthday at midnight I received the sweetest messages from my friends and because it was Ramadan I did fast so I was awake until around 3 am. I woke up the next morning at around 10 am and I decided to just lazy around, I did however put on a face mask as I was blessed with acne. Once I had taken the mask of my dad gave me money for my birthday. At around half past one I started to get ready for the occasion even though I hadn’t planned to do too much as I do enjoy spending the day with my family. At around 3 pm I went to go pick up my cake which I know some people would find weird but I always choose my own cake and I also picked up two balloons as it was a necessity that I have them.

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My best friend then came over at around 4:30 pm and we did spend the rest of the day catching up because I hadn’t seen her for around 5 months as we have both been extremely busy with exams and we don’t go to the same school but it is a tradition that me and her spend the day together. She was generous enough to get me a gift which happened to be small and dainty bracelet from Pandora. My mother also gifted me with a bracelet from Pandora which we went and picked out a couple days before my birthday. At around 9 pm my grandma, auntie and cousins came over and my friend stayed over and we broke our fast together and had a variety of foods which my mother had concocted. We also had some cake and I won’t lie it was a really nice cake.

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So, a couple days after my birthday I met up with two of my friends and had some food and caught up with them. I started to get ready at around twelve o’clock and my friend came over at around 1:30 pm and we chilled for a little while. Then at 4:30 pm we met up with my other friend at Romeos Diner which is an American style diner and I got a fish burger with a side of fries and I know you might think fish burger but it’s actually one of my favourites. The friend which we met up with can actually drive so we went to a desserts place and I got a Ferrero Rocher milkshake which was also really nice but I was too full to be able to actually finish it. My first friend gave me a bracelet from H.Samuel and a really nice floral sleeveless top my second friend gave a chocolate box and a gift card for Paperchase.

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On the last day of the academic school year I went to school to return a couple of books and I met my friend and she gave me a highlighter palette from Nip and Fab which I can’t wait to start using. My other friend gave me my gifts a little later when we met up for her birthday this month we exchanged gifts and I received a NYX Lingerie liquid lipstick in Cashmere Silk and this happens to be one of my favourite lip colours I find it matches my skin perfectly and doesn’t look too much. She also gave me a boxed gift which contains a Just Pink perfume and body lotion which I don’t know if it’s a hint to me not smelling good but I am appreciative of the gifts.

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I am so appreciative and thankful for all the gifts that I was ever so generously given and feel so blessed. Thank you to everyone for the birthday wishes and the presents.


All the pictures were taken using the Nikon Coolpix L340.

Thank you all for reading the blog post but I hope you enjoyed and also comment down below on what you thought about this post.

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14 thoughts on “Birthday, Celebrations and Friends

  1. Your birthday celebration(s) sound so lovely and just what you could have hoped for…I’m happy for you. And thank you for sharing your glorious photos as well–they are so vivid and showcase the beauty of nature and your talents 🙂

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