Today is my big day. Today I turn 40. I have dreaded this day for the past 364 days and it is finally here. Now what do I do? How does a 40 year old woman act? Better yet, how does she dress and wear her makeup? Do things change from here on out? Is it all really downhill from here? These are the questions I have been throwing around in my head lately. Before I go there let me take you on a journey of my first 40 years.
I have decided to give you a simple timeline leading to my 40 year celebration instead.
1974-Birth in Torrance, CA, first child in a line of four
1980-Moved to Jesup, GA
1992-Met my future husband in Garden City, Georgia
1992-October, became pregnant with my first daughter
1993-February, got married
1993-February, moved to CA
1993-June-walked across my graduation stage
1993-July-had my daughter, Meghann
1995-May-moved to Mesa, AZ for a new job
2000-April-Moved into a new home
2000-May-had my second daughter, Mallory
2004-Started the divorce process
2005-August-divorce is finalized
2005-started dating my current boyfriend
2006-finally introduced my girls to the boyfriend
2007-moved in with the boyfriend
2010-January- left a job I had been at for 13 years for something new
2013-June-landed at Go Daddy
2014-TODAY-celebrated my one year blogiversary and turning 40.
- I have 477 followers on Twitter and 499 on Instagram. This happened without even realizing it. I was pushing my Facebook likes, which is now at 157.
- I just launched my YouTube channel and I am working my ass off with 2 ½ jobs.
- I will be a mimi to Mia Claire in November. Being a grandma is going to be taking up a lot of my time but I can’t wait!!!!!!!!!!!
- My goals for the coming year is to increase my monthly income by at least $600 by being a Virtual Assistant and to lose at least 50 pounds.
Thank you for coming on this journey with me and I hope you will stick around for more of my writing! I still don’t have the answer to my questions but I intend to either find out or define them myself. 40 never looked so good!