Yesterday was a big day in our family – the celebration of two milestones that made for one loooong day.
First was the celebration of our daughter’s 25th birthday – one that I must admit I secretly deny – there is NO WAY I am 25 years older! I guess the secret really is that I don’t FEEL 25 years older.
The second celebration was my very own graduation from the local college’s Residential Decor certificate program. I was blessed to have my husband and both daughters attend the convocation ceremony yesterday, letting everyone know as I walked across the stage to accept my certificate.
After four years of night classes, weekend sourcing, late nights printing pictures, cutting fabrics, sawing hardwood samples, mixing paint and creating paint chips, drafting floor plans and putting it all together in sample boards, idea files and client presentations, the final goal has been achieved! Pheww… you know, I think I’m actually going to miss it – the people mostly
And now it’s time to put all that education to work!