Birthday Shenanigans & Happy Days

by Meg on June 23, 2014

Well, if this weekend wasn’t marvelous… I don’t know what is!

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Last Thursday I told you a bit of a lie…

I said I wouldn’t be able to go home this year for my birthday, but that was a cover up to a very big surprise that my parents and I pulled off Thursday evening!

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My parents flew me home for my birthday! I arrived in Saskatchewan Thursday evening, but Eddie had no idea…

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It was such a great surprise and my Mom caught it all on video! If you haven’t seen the video of the surprise yet, watch it here! :D

Now that I’m back at home my life feels over the top happy again. I cannot wait until I am here for good! Only another week and a half!

Since all I can think is happy thoughts lately, I thought I’d update you on how the #100HappyDays Challenge I am participating in is going!

I am really so happy (<- see I can’t stop using that word!)  that I started this challenge. It encourages me to see the good in every situation and focus on all of the positives. So, I would highly recommend starting this challenge today if you’re feeling like you need a little more happy in your life! :D

Now, an update on days 42 – 48!

Day 42 – My friend Holly

Day 43 – The grilled seafood salad at Milestones

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Day 44 – My hair stylist Shannon

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Day 45 – Surprising Eddie

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Day 46 – Being at home for my birthday

Day 47 – Grilling dinner with Eddie

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Day 48 – Having breakfast with Eddie (guess which one is mine ;) )

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Honestly, this weekend has been amazing and it is just what I needed to get me through this last week of school before I move home for good :D

What has been making you happy lately? 

I hope you all had a great weekend!

Love always,

Meg xo

{ 20 comments… read them below or add one }

Katie @ Talk Less, Say More June 23, 2014 at 12:03 PM

Yay! I’m so glad you had a great birthday! Does Eddie not like runny eggs?!

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Sarah @ Feeeding the Brain and Body June 23, 2014 at 1:50 PM

That is such a fantastic surprise! You look so happy in all of these photos!

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Nancy June 23, 2014 at 1:51 PM

Dippy yolk is yours! Lol

So glad you had an amazing birthday – watched the surprise video of Eddie, super fun.

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Sara @ LovingOnTheRun June 23, 2014 at 1:53 PM

Awww that was such a sweet surprise! Glad you had a wonderful birthday weekend – Happy Belated Birthday!

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Natalie @ lovenataliemarie June 23, 2014 at 2:20 PM

I’m happy to see that you got a lovely birthday surprise! ^_^

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Katie @ Peace Love & Oats June 23, 2014 at 2:24 PM

awww yay!!!! You are too cute!

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Laura @FitMamaLove June 23, 2014 at 3:01 PM

So fun that you got to surprise him! Cute video!

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Megan (The Lyons' Share) June 23, 2014 at 5:07 PM

So glad you got a fun celebration with the people you love! Happy birthday!

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purelytwins June 23, 2014 at 5:54 PM

Love surprises!!!

So glad you had a great birthday!!!

Love you!

Happy belated birthday sis!

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Julie June 23, 2014 at 6:54 PM

Friends! That’s what has made me happy all weekend!

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Domi @ Eat, Pray, Lift June 23, 2014 at 7:27 PM

LOOOVED that video of you surprising Eddie. So happy that you had an amazing bday weekend. :) I’m happy because I had the day off today and got to catch up on a little bit of sleep!

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Livi June 23, 2014 at 7:42 PM

such a cute surprise!!! Happy Birthday!

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Kristen June 23, 2014 at 8:15 PM

Your video was the most adorable thing I’ve ever seen!! <3 I'm so happy you had such a great birthday, sweet friend!! :)

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Allison June 23, 2014 at 8:55 PM

That video is amazing!!! SOO much love and happy shown there! I am glad you had such a wonderful birthday! you deserved it all and so much more

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Samantha @ The Faithful Runner June 24, 2014 at 8:40 AM

I’m so happy that everything worked out well with the surprise. :) Surprises are the best and it’s great that you get to be spending time with the people that mean the most to you. I’m just plain old happy lately!

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Lisa June 24, 2014 at 10:04 AM

Wow! You got to fly home just for a weekend? That is amazing to be able to do something like that.

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Rachel June 25, 2014 at 2:48 PM

What kind of birthday dessert did you have? My boyfriend’s birthday is coming up and we eat paleo, so I’m in the market for a healthy birthday cake idea! Happy belated birthday!! <3

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Jaclyn June 25, 2014 at 4:41 PM

I rarely comment but feel compelled after watching that video of you surprising Eddie. It’s so lovely; you seem to both be so genuinely infatuated with each other! Loved it.

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Brittany L June 25, 2014 at 6:41 PM

Happy birthday love!!! (even though I’m late) :)

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Emily June 27, 2014 at 11:12 PM

Such a perfect birthday. <3
That video you posted of you surprising Eddie was the cutest thing ever…I literally watched it like 4 times. lol! I can't believe that your move is finally almost here!

xoxo

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