I couldn’t be more excited to get out of February and launch into March! I’ve got a biiiig trip coming up and I’ve been counting down the days! Let’s revisit some of the great things that happened in February, though.
 a trip to the MFA!  lots of amazing books  a trip to Philadelphia and an indulgence in Federal Donuts  Valentine’s day gifts from my love  trying out Pokeworks  the sun’s setting later, making for beautiful walks home  green tea ice cream  testing out Burberry’s Liquid Lip Velvet  amazing spring weather!
At this point, my birthday was over a week ago… 10 days to be exact! On the day itself, I celebrated by going to dinner with my family. This weekend, my friend’s threw me a little birthday brunch to ring in my next year. It snowed heavily in Boston on Saturday morning, and by the time we left the streets were slick with slush. Still, I shuffled through Beacon Hill with a belly full of brunch, bag full of gifts, and heart full of thanks. Here’s my belated birthday recap!  My brother got me a record player for my birthday!  He got my Taylor Swift’s 1989 as my first record. This is also the year I was born!  My friend Julia got me this adorable iphone case featuring a dachshund drinking Starbucks and a nautical monogram wine tumbler!  My dear friend Stacie sent me these adorable dachshund magnets! Are you sensing a theme?  My first selfie of age 26. Eep.  Beacon Hill Bistro where I dined with my sweet friends Carissa, Kelsey, Chelsea, Sarah, and Elaina.  Poached eggs with hollandaise is my absolute favorite!  Carissa made me a cross-stitch Piplup!  Kelsey bought me these awesome Edward Gorey Tarot cards while we browsed the paper shops on Charles St. My friends just get me. A sincere thank you to everyone who made me feel so special as I entered the latter half of my twenties. It was a wonderful birthday and I sure hope that sets the precedent for the year! And happy birthday to my fellow Capricorns!