a year in review
random vacation to St. Louis for New Year’s 2006
my dear friend Brandon died of cancer just 3 days later and is truly missed
went to the young republicans “ball”
went to colorado
new life entered the world through the birth of my nephew, Jackson
made the move from xanga to typepad and affectionately started referring to myself as pinkhairedgirl
finally saw Cirque Du Soleil when it came through Kansas City
a freak March thunderstorm allowed me to see an actual tornado form in my own backyard – but it never landed.
Anne Jackson left me for another megachurch in texas
booked a flight to Dallas to visit Anne (yes before she moved)
my parents went to australia – i had the house to myself for 2 weeks… glorious!
discovered Invisible Children and i haven’t been the same since
cadbury creme eggs – enough said
visit Anne and Chris in Dallas
got my first tattoo (yes first – i am getting another)
revamped my bathroom
we moved to our new church building
moved from typepad to wordpress… yes another blog move
had one hilariously weird dream – i totally forgot about this!!!
got a new boss
my friend’s dad ran for ks governor in the primary. didn’t win. bummer. next time!!!!!
Light the Night Walk for Brandon and other cancer victims and survivors
went on a cruise with jennifer – first real vacation ever!!!
auditioned and made the worship team!
got fired up about voting
admitted i am an internet addict
turned 22 years old
anne came up to visit for thanksgiving
adopted a family for christmas (raised over $1000 – WOW!!!)
made the incredible out of my comfort zone decision to go to AFRICA!!!
performed in a Charlie Brown Christmas skit
freaking out about raising the $$$$ for Africa
partying it up 2007 style for the new year!!!!
HOW DID YOUR YEAR LOOK?
check back monday for new year’s post of my resolutions… goals… etc.