I tend to not look at my birthday as a day of celebration, but more one of reflection. It’s not as if I feel like I’ve accomplished anything profoundly significant in my life – just enough to feel really good about it. I’m thankful every day for that.
I truly appreciate all that is good – my family, my health, my friends, my craft, my home and the greatness of bicycling.
Here are some keepsakes from the day:
Even the folks at my office seem to ‘get’ me: