Birthdays are kind of a big deal in our house, particularly Golden Birthdays (when you turn the age of the day, i.e. 5 on the 5th). I had mine back at 22, but Jacob made it to the upper 20's to have his Golden Birthday. It was my mission to make sure he knew this was going to be a particularly special one since it's a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence. I opted to make sure that it was a birthday weekend, not just one Saturday.
To start the weekend off I left Jacob the following note: