“The body is a prism that may be used for inward and outward projection” from The Secret Language of Birthdays by Gary Goldschneider & Joost Elffers
Glamourous is definitely a word that accurately describes Haley, and this picture has glamour written all over it! Haley thought it would be fun and a little tongue-in-cheek to have her birthday book shoot be done in her “birthday suit”, so to speak. So we had a fun boudoir session! – Jeannette B
Image © Jeannette Breward
An Interview with Haley
Q. What is your best memory/moment from one of your past birthdays?
A. My 8th birthday! My grandfather built me a huge tree house. It was snowing so we had a huge fire and hot chocolate to celebrate the new tree house in the snow storm!
Q. How about the worst? And why?
A. Sweet 16 – packed in a car for 7 hours to visit family.
Q. What was the present you’ve received for your birthday that most surprised you?
A. My boyfriend surprised me with a golden retriever puppy for my 23rd birthday.
Q. Is there one food or dish that you insist on eating during your birthday celebration?
A. Pear cake with caramel sauce.
Q. What do you believe is the most important aspect of celebrating a birthday?
A. Being with family and friends.
Q. Do you/your family/culture have any traditions/rituals/ceremonies that are performed to celebrate birthdays? What is it?
A. My family has a month long celebration!