Thursday, January 3, 2013

looking back

Day 2
Shirt: Forever 21, Pants: Wet Seal, Jacket: Rue 21, Boots: Vanity

This year has been nothing short of absolutely amazing! It's always fun reflecting not only on the fun things you've done but the great things you've accomplished or overcome. Here's what our year looked like.

  •  My three year old beat me in a game of bowling
  • I turned 25

  • We discovered the secrets of our little city
  • I was given a real Pearl ring from my great grandmother
  • Dave turned 25
  • Went to the Worlds Largest BBQ
  • Went to the annual Air Fest
  • Received my first Air Force Certificate 

  • Traveled to North Dakota to visit family
  • Traveled to Florida for my first time
  • Dave and I went on a Caribbean Cruise for seven days
  • Met my bloggy friend, Paula
  • Went camping 

  • Dave's little brother moved in with us
  • Took a family day to the zoo
  • Watched Dave compete in a baseball tournament

  • Celebrated our 4th wedding anniversary
  • Traveled to Montana for a Family Reunion
  • Traveled to Utah for another Family Reunion
  • Visited my parents gorgeous new home

(we literally did nothing this month, so boring huh?)




  • Had family pictures taken
  • Traveled to Lubbock
  • Participated in a few blog swaps
  • Had an amazing Christmas and New Year

We're so excited for what 2013 holds for us and even more excited that the world didn't end, ha!
Happy New Year everyone!


  1. Looks like you guys had a great year!

  2. you had fun year!! Hopefully 2013 will be an adventure too!
    You looked so cute in every single one of your pictures!


  3. Sounds like a great year! I love your pictures too, such a cute family! :)

  4. What a great year!!
    I remember most of those moment when you posted them.
    Have another lovely new year Denise!

  5. You had a fabulous 2012, Im still bummed we werent able to get together when I came home. But next time is a must!!!! Can't wait to follow along and see what 2013 has in store for you and your little family!!!!

  6. Wow what a year you had! I hope 2013 is just as great! Happy new year!

  7. Wow sounds like such a fun year!! Happy New year!! maybe a new baby this year??
    I cant wait to follow along in your journey again this year!!

  8. What a fabulous year you had! Wishing you a wonderful 2013! I just found your adorable blog- new follower! Can't wait to see more posts :) xo
    Life as a Wife

  9. So sweet! Stopping by from Sugar and Dots to say hello. Enjoy the first weekend of 2013! XO

  10. I love your turquoise pants!

    Anyways I just wanted to let you know that I switched blogs. You can stop following me at Life as Mrs Skinner and start following me at Texas Mrs. (



Thanks for making me feel all warm and fuzzy inside!! :)