Do you know someone turning the Big 40 or is that special someone YOU? Don’t worry 40 isn’t over the hill. 40 is one giant reason for celebration as they say that this is when life really gets started! So let’s find some great 40th birthday gifts that any discerning 40 year old birthday boy or girl will absolutely love! The big 40 means it’s definitely party time!
Just like my 30th back yonder seems like an age ago but also just like yesterday. I must be getting old as I am full of contradictions these days! Someone gave me a booklet called “40 something vouchers” which they found online with coupons for various necessities for a forty year old. Things like an ultimate makeup removal kit, free copy of the best seller “The G-Spot”, free pair of glasses and other various tit-bits to assist getting through your 40’s! Like I need that; maybe the glasses and the makeup thing and the…
My kids rewrapped the Dr Seuss book from my 30th birthday bash and wrote in the cover “Are you old yet?” I received trivia games, CDs from the 70s, 40th birthday badges and a Tshirt with “Made in the Seventies” plastered across it anthropologie birthday coupon!
The Big 40 is a great chance to reflect on past accomplishments, the future or to completely freak out; chances are all at the same time! But to heck with all of that as turning 40 also means a really huge party. Worry about all of the other stuff another time; like when you are turning 50!
You can serve drinks in some fabulous turning 40 light-up beer mugs or shot glasses; and don’t forget to order your customized wine and beer bottle labels for the occasion. Whether this fabulous 40th bash is for you or a loved one it’s really easy to make the occasion unforgettable with original props, bright decorations and funky 40th birthday accessories. Remember, unless you’re my great, great Aunt Marge, you only turn 40 once! At 95 she thinks she’s turning 40 every year!
Looking for fabulous 40th birthday gifts and party trimmings isn’t difficult especially with the internet. It’s simply a matter of a quick Google search and surfing online. As life begins at 40 there will undoubtedly be plenty of drinking, running a-muck and festivities for this 40th birthday celebration; so it’s wise to get online and start planning early. When you find the right 40th birthday gift simply make an online purchase at the checkout and then wait for the parcel to arrive in the mail or by courier. It’s definitely the only way to shop!
My fabulous 40th birthday charm mug certainly has pride of place on my cluttered desk at work. The office girls got it for me as they thought that the dangling silver diamante encrusted heart engraved with “40″ was perfect for me. I must say that I do love it but I also like the other one that says “I’m not 40 but 21 with 19 Years Experience” but I use that one at home!