What do you buy for a sister’s 40th birthday that lives overseas? I want it to be a special gift as you only turn 40 once, but of course it can’t really be breakable and something that is allowed to fly to that country.
It’s gonna be weird not seeing my sister on such a special birthday, it was the same a few years back when I had my 30th. We are very close, always have been but it’s hard when you live over 3000 miles apart in different time zones. When we do see each other we catch up as if we saw each other only yesterday.
Shopping for engagement rings should be done as couple so that the man has an idea of the woman’s style and taste. One of the easiest ways to shop for engagement rings is online. This is because you don’t have to leave the comforts of your home, and it can be done any time you want. They can shop at any time of the day or night, and throughout the entire year. The Internet is always open for business.
These days, most customer’s buying decisions are based on colour, would you believe? Watch carefully and you will notice just how big a role colour plays in advertising, especially. That is because colour actually has a direct influence on our human psychology which is why it is able to effectively influence a consumer’s buying decision.
In July we have been married 4 years. Before that we were engaged for a few years but we wanted to buy our house before weddings and babies.
Back in October 2008 I never thought I would ever meet my soul mate, but I did.
The Summer sparks birthday season in our family, with no less than 5 birthdays coming up in the next couple of months. I have been trying to get ahead making plans for parties, presents and other arrangements, we have a 6th birthday and a 40th amongst them!
What does a birthday party mean to you?
For me a birthday party is a chance to get family and friends together, to celebrate. Last year it was my mother-in-law’s 70th and we put on a little surprise afternoon tea party for her. Lots of cakes, sandwiches and picky bits, accompanied by strawberries, cream and scones. She was absolutely delighted!
Even with all the advances made by great minds, technology and the internet – family life hasn’t got much easier. In fact, it might be a little bit tougher these days thanks to the expectations placed on the shoulders of parents across the globe. All the little gadgets and apps we can use certainly help, but they don’t soften the blow much at all. Work as a parent is tough and that’s not all. Most parents are going to have some form of work outside of the work involved with being a parent. It’s tough work and its non stop – any parent can attest to that.