Birthday Post: 28 of my Favorite Things

Birthday Post: 28 of my Favorite Things - Chasing Cinderella

I always love reading birthday posts from other bloggers, so in honor of my 28th birthday tomorrow, here is mine! When I turned 26 I shared 26 things you may not know about me, so I thought it would be fun for my 28th birthday to share 28 of my absolute favorite things!

Favorite Food: Pizza

Favorite Appetizer: Soft pretzels.. or mozzarella sticks.. or chips & queso

Favorite Restaurant: Mellow Mushroom (um hello, pizza!)

Favorite Fast-Food Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A

Favorite Soda: Coke Zero and Root Beer

Favorite Alcoholic Beverage: Prosecco or Michelob Ultra

Favorite Candy: Sour Patch Kids

Favorite Show: The Office & Parks and Recreation *disclaimer: I watch A TON of shows/series and there are so many good ones that I love. These are just the two shows that I can watch every single day and not get tired of!

Favorite Movie: Billy Madison

Favorite Disney Movie: Beauty and the Beast

Favorite Celebrity (Crush): Taron Egerton

Favorite Boutique: Pink Lily and Red Dress

Favorite Accessory: The David Yurman bracelet Cab got me for our last anniversary, and my Michael Kors watch **UPDATE: It is now my engagement ring :)

Favorite Perfume: Kilian - Princess

Favorite Mascara: Two Faced- Better Than Sex

Favorite Season: Fall .. and sadly we don't really have one here in Charleston

Favorite Holiday: Christmas. I just love the magic of the holiday season!

Favorite Color: Pink

Favorite Quote: "Everything happens for a reason"

Favorite Book: The Harry Potter Series! I also love all of those thriller books like Gone Girl and Luckiest Girl Alive

Favorite Podcast: I have been loving Crime Junkies lately! It's all about true crime, and the hosts are great! You can also read my list of top podcasts for entrepreneurs here

Favorite Music Genre: Country

Favorite Concert: Jonas Brothers

Favorite Possession: All three of my sweet pups .. and I really love my new Mac desktop lol

Favorite Achievement: Getting my Master's Degree from University of South Carolina, and running a half marathon

Favorite Vacation: Definitely Cabo! Cab and I met my family out there and we had the best time! Read my Cabo travel diary here

Favorite day of the week: Saturday! You have no responsibilities (well kinda), and don't have to worry about going to work the next day

Favorite thing to do on Sundays: Relax on the couch with Cab and the pups, binge watching a show on Netflix (we're currently re-watching LOST)

Birthday Post: 28 of my Favorite Things - Chasing Cinderella
Birthday Post: 28 of my Favorite Things - Chasing Cinderella
Birthday Post: 28 of my Favorite Things - Chasing Cinderella
Birthday Post: 28 of my Favorite Things - Chasing Cinderella
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If you made it all the way through this post to the end, then I love you lol! Looking back at my birthday post when I turned 26, it's crazy to think about how much has changed, but also how much is still the same!

Thanks so much for reading! xo



  1. EEP!! It's your birthday week!! Also special s/o to pizza.

    xo, Hillary |

  2. Oh girl so many great things! Pizza is YUMMY! And I need to give that podcast a listen to!

  3. YES! Prosecco is my favorite, too. And i love this outfit, the sweater looks so cozy.

  4. Happy Birthday! I'm an Aquarius too!! I love soft pretzels and mozzarella sticks, also pink!! Have a fabulous birthday!!


  5. I feel like we're the same person lol! Loved learning more about you. Have an amazing birthday!!! <3

  6. Love reading about your favorites! We have some things in common. Have a wonderful birthday!

  7. Happy birthday! I love sour patch kids too!

    xo Jessica
    My Style Vita

  8. Happy, happy birthday! Ditto on The Office and Parks & Rec! I never tire of either of those shows... they're just so good!

    Brittany |

  9. Happy birthday!! I'm turning 28 this year too!

    xx Mollie

  10. Happy early birthday pretty girl!

    How 2 Wear It []

  11. Happy (almost) birthday!
    Btw, LOST is/was THE BEST TV show!

  12. Happy birthday sweet girl! Loved learning all these fun things about you!

  13. OMG happy birthday, cutie! I hope it's wonderful. I loved reading through this primarily because we have a LOT in common. So fun!

  14. Happy birthday beautiful! Loved reading your fav things - I am sooo with you on the sour patch kids and on parks & rec!!

  15. OMG, I haven't had Mellow Mushroom in YEARS!! That sounds so good right now!! And Happy Birthday!!!!

  16. Ok, I think your list is my list! Love this all.

  17. Happy Birthday! It was so fun learning more about you. We have a lot in common - including favorite tv shows and fave mascara. 😀

  18. Girl! You are so cute! Happy birthday! P.S I love Chick-fil-a too!! Who doesn't??