Saturday, December 31, 2011

2011 overview

So another year has come and gone, and it went by sooo fast. I decided to write out a list of all the good and bad things that happened this year as an overview of what happened to me. If i can remember it all that is, I did so much...


  • I got my license in January 
  • Got my first edible arrangement from my boyfriend for valentines day
  • Got a lead in the musical
  • Got my first job at Infinitos Pizza Buffet
  • Had a few fights with Ben over spring but worked everything out by summer
  • Got to meet a famous saxophone player in the jazz band
  • Had a lot of car issues and once got stranded on a highway
  • Started working on my graduation project which consists of cleaning and organizing a WHOLE music library
  • Started college searching
  • Visited Elon University and Lenoir-Rhyne University as possible options
  • Went to prom with my bestest girlfriend Beckie
  • Started watching, and got hooked on True Blood
  • Began my compulsiveness shopping problem in June
  • Worked a lot over the summer
  • Watched Ben's nephew Brendan a few times
  • Started my last year of marching band with the Incredibles
  • Went to Montana to visit family
  • Chilled in a hot tub for the first time in my life and LOVED IT!!!
  • Went to Yellowstone National Park and saw soooooo many amazing sights
  • Went to Knoebels with Ben for a day
  • Started off the school year having an argument with Ben and watching him drive away wanting to punch him
  • Made a new friend in marching band <3
  • Visited Millersville as a possible college option
  • Applied to Lenoir-Rhyne University and Millersville University
  • Started a fashion blog and discovered a love of fashion and photography
  • Decided I wanted to be a wedding planner for a career
  • Got accepted to Lenoir-Rhyne University and was soooooo excited!!
  • Started having lower back pains that were so painful had to go on many medications
  • Was the Charwoman in play A Christmas Carol
  • Had massive flooding which destroyed our downstairs rooms
  • Joined a singing group called Shining Light
  • Had a white Halloween which threw me off ridiculously
  • Went to Teen Challenge for Shining Light and met some wonderful men there who i respect
  • Began hanging out more with an old friend and we got closer <3
  • Went to Rikers Island with Shining Light and sang for inmates which was an interesting experience
  • We lost drastically in Championships for marching band
  • Turned 18
  • Discovered online shopping
  • Visited North Carolina family for Thanksgiving
  • Started talking to other people going to LR next year
  • Was the Queen at Madrigal
  • Sang at Hershey Bears game
  • Got the lead i wanted in the musical for 2012
  • Got a $0.10 raise at work...
  • Back started getting REALLY bad so have to start physical therapy
  • Money started getting VERY tight
  • Went negative on my account and now have a $30 charge from the bank
  • Been able to see Ben again after four months
  • Lost my voice almost christmas eve
  • Learned a LOT more about myself this year than any year i've had so far

So that is my quick overview of 2011. I hope i remembered everything but i probably didn't. I look forward to this year with great anticipation, and I hope everyone has a safe and happy new year.


  1. I love that you listed the bad as well as the good in this overview. It shows that your life is real.