21

So I turned 21 on Sunday ^_^

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It’s so exciting being 21. Now, I can be granted a Certificate of Occupancy (in other words, I can buy land in Nigeria) and I can be appointed as executor to someone’s estate. I can also now do legally everything that I’ve been doing since I was what 16? 17? Since birth? LOL

I’m grateful to God for keeping me and being with me this far.

If you’re wondering ( ._.) I had a beautiful day. Two of my cousins slept over so we went to church together.

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My cousin made me over before the small lunch party (which was so good) and when we got home from that, we went next door for a bit. My neighbours had a party and their parties are always great. Seeing mommies & daddies boogie down like nobody’s business is still very brand new for me. LOL. Oh. I didn’t leave the little people out. I had fun putting together little loot bags for the little people in my life πŸ™‚

When I went outside again to trash my cake boxes, I looked up and the sky was bright and beautiful- a half moon and many stars. I was able to spot Orion’s belt. Perfect end to the day.

I went to bed tired but very happy! πŸ™‚ So thankful to my parents and all my lovely friends and family that made it happen. The tweets and the facebook messages, I felt truly special. I had the Birthday song sung to me 4 times!

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I was beginning to forget what birthdays are like- It was the fact that it was the big almighty 21 that inspired me to make a little effort and plan towards the day.

Birthdays are special and definitely not overrated. If you feel otherwise, you’re probably taking yourself a little too seriously. How about we have two birthdays in a year? ^_^

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Inspired by mycurlypotential, I made a list of 22 things to do before I turn 22 next year. I’ll be crossing challenges off the list as I get round to them. Should be fun πŸ™‚

Love,

AB

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8 thoughts on “21

  1. I was reading through this post and loving all your pictures and saw my name at the bottom and actually went ‘aaaaw!’ outloud. haha! Happy Birthday! πŸ™‚ So good to have your friends and family surround you and support you on that special day!

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