Oh, that time of year again when you acknowledge your new number, have some sort of celebratory dessert and usually wake up the next morning feeling no different than the year before. But, not this year. This  year is about embracing change head-on with a beautiful expectation that everything the new year is going to offer is indispensable.

Indispensable; you know, those things that are absolutely necessary in shaping our lives, rendering growth and empowering us to live with resolution. But, hold up! How can we embrace the indispensability of a new season without disregarding the history of our lives?

Here are 8 ways to celebrate your birthday timelessly, infusing both the past and future presently.