“The object of one’s enthusiasm is at least as important as the enthusiasm itself” from The Secret Language of Birthdays by Gary Goldschneider & Joost Elffers

Chelsea Abram by © Cyndal Lorch

Image by © Cyndal Lorch

An Interview with Chelsea

Q. What is the best memory you have from a previous birthday?

A. One birthday when I was young, I remember being at a skii resort celebrating with lot of close family friends one of which had the same birthday, so we partied twice as much.

Q. How about the worst? And why?

A. The worst would of been probably grade 10 because I had a funeral the day after.

Q. What was the present you’ve received for your birthday that surprised you most?

A. Probably some instrament or art supplies that were expensive,

Q. Is there a food or dish that you insist on eating on your birthday?

A. Ice cream or ice cream cake.

Q. What do you believe is the most important aspect of celebrating a birthday?

A. Celebrating life is always important.

Q. Do you have any traditions or thing you always do to celebrate a birthday? What is it?

A. Going out for dinner wherever I choose.