Feeling 22

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Wicker Park Chicago

Yes, Taylor Swift’s hit “22” was my anthem on my birthday weekend. And what a weekend it was!

The Build Up:

My birthday celebration kicked off on Wednesday when I was surprised with a mini birthday celebration at my internship. The girls at Nico and Lala surprised me with personalized stationery and cupcakes from Sprinkles. I felt so special!

Nico and Lala Nico and Lala Nico and Lala

My roommate, Emily, made me the best birthday pancakes Friday morning because she had to work on my actually birthday. We stuffed so much candy into those pancakes. I definitely hit my calorie limit for the day in that one meal.

22nd BirthdayBirthday flowers
I rang in the 26th at work on the Terrace by  jamming out to “22” with one of the best views in the city. Zareen stepped in for my non-existent boyfriend and bought the gorgeous flowers above.

The day of:

I spent the actually day of my birthday brunching with friends at The Bongo Room in Wicker Park. I love that neighborhood so much. Such great food, shops, vibes, and people.

IMG_4542 Wicker Park Chicago

Cheers to the best year yet!

One thought on “Feeling 22

  1. Anonymous says:

    Dear Danielle. Morfar and I so enjoy keeping up with your busy and interesting life via your blog.
    We so miss you, but sharing your life with us through your beautiful photos and writings helps us staying in touch with you. Happy Halloween. Lots of love Mormor

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