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My 43rd Birthday: A Story in Photos
This post officially ends my indulgence around my birthday. Today is the kick off another Whole30 clean-up and No TV May, but first: cake!
Dave got me this cake cover for a gift years ago, but yesterday was the first time we’ve had occasion to use it. Cute, right?
This is what was hiding inside.
But before we could eat that, we needed an infusion of protein, in the form of lamb-and-pistachio kebabs (recipe coming soon)… along with all the necessary condiments.
Then fueled by cold Prosecco, we got all crazy with the noisemakers.
After that, we finally cut the cake. This is only the second time I’ve ever made a layer cake in my life. I’m pretty proud of myself.
Mmmmm… cake and birthday gifts – I got a speed rope! Look out double-unders!
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