Tuesday, January 6, 2015

2014: Looking Back

After reading some great year-in-review posts this morning, I threw caution to the wind and thought Why the heck not?. (Then I realized they are a lot of work, which is likely why this sort of thing hadn't caught on before. But I digress.)

It was nice to go back and get a little insight into where my head was and how I view those same events now that they are neatly tucked away in the folder marked 2014

Here goes. (Best warm up your scrolling finger. This one's a doozy.)

January + February + March


skiing lessons
a (work) trip to Portland, Maine
Rio de Janeiro (part 1, part 2 & part 3)

April + May + June

a solo trip to Newport, Rhode Island (and here)
a visit to Portland
Kiddo's first time in Seattle
getting ready (aka "We Got An Offer")

July


an epic road trip

August + September + October


run!

November + December


a family celebration
Christmas in Montana

Also:
reliving my 20s

2014 was one of those years. It had so much value, but I'm not sorry to turn the page on a new year. (A lot of people seem to share the same sentiments—mainstream media, other bloggers, Instagrammers—2014 was a challenging year, it would seem.) Though I subscribe to the philosophy that we are all better for having lived through it.

Here's to many more great memories in 2015.

2 comments:

  1. lot os good stuff happened! awww those baby birds!

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  2. Growing pains still brings growth and you and your family had an amazing year of trials, tribulations, bonding and memories. I love how leafing through pictures from the year presents hard evidence that through the good/bad/indifferent - we are survivors. Happy New Year.

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