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Monday, December 31, 2012

Highlights of Our Year

2012

January

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We took an amazing trip to Florida – to Disney World and Tampa and back to Disney World, culminating with a family birthday party for my father-in-law.

February

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Gabbie had her Chag Siddur (party where she received her first prayer book), which Aunt Jodi came in for.

March

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I took Gabbie and Zachary to see Disney on Ice. We had beautiful spring weather. We celebrated Purim.

April

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I ran my first 5K. Gabbie turned 7. We traveled to NJ for Passover and spent time with friends and family, as well as at the beach and in NYC. We also went geocaching for the first time. I started getting into organizing.

May

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Gabbie had her dance recital. Grandma and Grandpa visited. I ran my 2nd 5K. Gabbie had her end of 1st grade performance. Zachary celebrated his birthday at pre-K and had his pre-K graduation. Dave turned 34. We celebrated Shavuos.

June

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We took a trip to San Antonio to go to Sea World, stopping in Oklahoma as well. Zachary turned 5. I ran my first 10K. I got into doing crafty type projects and got back into blogging regularly. The kids went to camp.

July

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The kids were in camp. We celebrated the 4th of July. We had Zachary’s birthday party. I ran another 5K. Gabbie was in a Mary Poppins show. I worked on decorating projects around the house.

August

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My aunt and uncle visited. Dave’s sister and 3 of our nephews visited. We went to the exotic animal farm. Simon turned 2. The kids went back to school. [More]

September

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School days continued. We celebrated Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and Sukkot. We went to the pumpkin patch. [More]

October

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We celebrated the end of Sukkot. We enjoyed the fall. Dave and I ran a lot. We went to Atlanta for my brother’s wedding. [More]

November

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Dave and I went to Disney for the 1/2 marathon and my birthday. We all went to NJ / NY for Thanksgiving. [More]

December

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We went geocaching. We celebrated Hanukkah. Dave and I celebrated our 12th anniversary. [More]

8 states visited (KS, MO, FL, NJ, NY, OK, TX, GA…and FL, NJ, and NY again!)
366.2 miles walked / jogged / ran
10 holidays celebrated
5 birthdays celebrated

Countless animals visited and fed, playdates attended, friends and family members hugged and loved, lessons learned, lessons taught, games played, crafts completed, messes cleaned.

366 days loving life.

Thank you for following along with our adventures. Happy 2013!

1 comment:

Leslie @ Violet Imperfection said...

Simon looks so tiny in your Disney pictures from January!

Sounds like a fantastic year, very busy!