Category Archives: Friendship

Revisiting The Birthday Habit

I have been delinquent about posting regularly on my blog.  For shame…It’s not because I’m not writing, it’s because I am working on a piece I hope to be published for realz (aka externally).  Regardless, that’s a poor excuse to leave the blog dormant for a month.

My birthday is coming up so I think it’s a good time to revisit one of my favorite posts on wishing people happy birthday.  Over the past year, I’ve made an even more concerted effort to wish my friends well on their big day.   Continue reading Revisiting The Birthday Habit


The Birthday Habit – A few tricks to being a good friend

One of the first things I do every morning is go onto Facebook to see who is celebrating a birthday. I loathe starting my day off with voyeuristic social media since it can be such a time suck.  It takes away from my priorities, but it’s important to me to wish friends happy birthday.

Happy-Birthday-Clip-Art-Snoopy-7You might think these birthday wishes are empty gestures, but I disagree. My birthday is coming up this week and it means a lot to me that so many people send well wishes on Facebook (hint, hint). Continue reading The Birthday Habit – A few tricks to being a good friend