Tuesday 16 January 2018

After a fashion

'I’ve got around to appreciating the joys of marking the day itself by doing something a little different and pushing myself to try new experiences.' Picture: Andres Poveda
'I’ve got around to appreciating the joys of marking the day itself by doing something a little different and pushing myself to try new experiences.' Picture: Andres Poveda
Bairbre Power

Bairbre Power

One of the supreme ironies of getting older is that I'm finally getting to like actual birthdays. It took its time though.

For years, I ignored them, kicking them to the kerb and dispatching those corny, cute-baby-with-cake-on-its-face birthday cards under the cushion where they kept company with the credit card bills.

However, in this brave new world of midlife, I'm finally a convert and I've got around to appreciating the joys of marking the day itself by doing something a little different and pushing myself to try new experiences.

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