It’s August 4, 2016 and that can mean only one thing… it’s my 30th birthday!

Last night I did my last run ever as a 20-something!

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I was really kind of feeling it and did leg day too.

I know it makes no sense whatsoever to do leg day on a Wednesday when I’ve been doing it on Sundays all training cycle, but when it’s your last day in your 20s you can do whatever workout you want!

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3 x 10 @ 215lbs on leg press because that’s how you say goodbye to your 20s and welcome your 30s!

Thanks to my mom for picking out the perfect birthday gift bag! How did she know I like cats? It’s almost as if she’s known me for 30 years or something.

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She bought me a bunch of cruelty free beauty and skincare items including this face wash I have been eyeing up for a while!

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Aaaaaand the best smelling soy candle:

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Thanks mom!!! How do you always know just what I want?!

Adam got me a trip to NEW YORK CITY! We’ll be going for a few nights later this month :). You’ll never guess where he hid my birthday card… in the fridge!

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If you’re wondering how I have all of these birthday card and gift pics already it’s because I opened everything early/at midnight. I am so bad at waiting!

I can’t wait to see what else today has in store. Last year when I got home from work Adam had my favorite episodes of The Mindy Project queued up to watch. I honestly think that may be the most romantic, thoughtful thing he has ever done. Will he top it this year? Is that even possible? Let’s find out! 🙂 #NoPressure

I hope you have a great day!

What is your best bday memory?!



  1. Miranda
    August 4, 2016 / 4:39 am

    Happy Birthday!!!! Have a lovely day and trip to New York- jealous :0)

  2. August 4, 2016 / 7:29 am

    Happy birthday!

  3. August 4, 2016 / 9:11 am

    Happy Birthday!! I am also so bad at waiting to open gifts–and at waiting to give gifts. My husband always gets his birthday present the day I get it, because I can never wait until his actual birthday. Hope you have a great day today! 🙂

  4. August 4, 2016 / 9:41 am

    Happy Birthday!!! Enjoy your first run in your 30’s! It’ll be the best decade yet!

  5. August 4, 2016 / 10:37 am

    Happy birthday!! 30’s is when life really gets good 🙂

  6. August 4, 2016 / 2:58 pm

    HAPPY HAPPY DAY! NYC!!!!!!!! Any big plans for when you are there?? I can’t wait to see what Adam has in store for you tonight. 🙂 Live it up, girl! You only turn 30 once!

  7. August 4, 2016 / 8:36 pm

    Happy 30th!!!! I like that you ran and did leg day your last day in your 20’s 🙂
    You had some great surprises! I am sure NY will be great.
    I hope your having loads of fun.

  8. August 5, 2016 / 1:35 am

    Happy birthday. It sounds like you got 30 off to a good start! Have fun with the rest of the day/ weekend of celebrations.

  9. Jasmine
    August 5, 2016 / 3:04 am

    I’m going to NYC this month! It’s my first time in the USA 🙂

    One of my favourite birthday memories is going to a farm when I was 8!

  10. August 5, 2016 / 3:28 am

    Moms always know the perfect things to get for your bday. And I love that Adam put your gift in the fridge, lol.

    Hope you had a great day!

  11. August 6, 2016 / 4:29 am

    Happy birthday to you , KRISTINA. Best wishes to your training.

  12. Susan
    August 6, 2016 / 8:21 pm

    Happy Birthday to YOU! Enjoy your day — hope it’s absolutely perfect!

  13. August 7, 2016 / 12:56 pm

    I hope you had a wonderful birthday!!! I may only be 6 months into my 30s, but I can already tell they totally kick ass.

  14. August 27, 2016 / 11:08 am

    Wish you all the best wishes for the new age! Mom’s always the one who knows daughter the best.