30 things done in the 30th year

little me, taken by my mom
Let’s just get this out of the way shall we?


As hula says, there’s nothing quite like a list to round out the end of a one year and the start of a new one. Here are 30 things I did in the past year. (btw, it’s her birthday today too so go on over and wish her a happy new year!)

In no particular order….

1. Got pregnant

2. Went to Vegas with the girls

3. Went to Hawaii

4. Watched my best friend get married

5. Watched whales breach

6. Watched the sun rise

7. Won an award at work

8. Taught yoga

9. Hung my photography in a show

10. Jumped into Donner Lake with my bff, old school style (off the docks, in my knickers)

11. Watched fireworks from my front yard

12. Watched fireworks in a new town

13. Watched a parade

14. Grew a garden

15. Walked barefoot in the grass

16. Made cookies (lots and lots of cookies)

17. Celebrated 5 years

18. Made beer in the front yard

19. grew bigger and bigger and bigger

20. got an ultra sound (or two)

21. Said goodbye to a grandmother

22. Attended a baby shower (that wasn’t for me)

23. Swam laps at the local pool

24. Went fishing

25. Played in the snow

26. Sat in the photobooth with my man

27. Welcomed a new niece and two new nephews into this world

28. Voted and was over joyed with the outcome.

29. Fell in love

30. laughed, cried and was THANKFUL

7 Comments 30 things done in the 30th year

  1. Cathy December 11, 2008 at 8:13 pm

    What a wonderful way to memorialize a special year in your life. So much happens to us, we can’t just let it escape without acknowledgment. That’s what makes a blog such a good idea. Have a happy, happy, happy day!


  2. andrea December 11, 2008 at 10:26 pm

    happy happy birthday, ness! HAPPY BIRTHDAY! the only thing more awesome than us sharing a birthday is this fantastic list of yours. omg. I love it I love it I love it. what a stellar year. so glad to know you, friend. so so glad you were born!


  3. Robin December 12, 2008 at 12:26 am

    Nice list. HAPPY BIRTHDAY! May your next year be even better!

  4. Love Squalor December 12, 2008 at 3:51 am

    a beautiful year my dear! happy birthday to you, you amazing woman! here’s to another full of love laughter and life!

  5. Kathleen December 12, 2008 at 6:33 am

    happy birthday, sweet friend.
    sorry i am late in my wishes!

    i hope your next year rocks just as much, if not more, than this past one did.

    lovelovelove atcha’

  6. Shannon December 12, 2008 at 7:38 pm

    Happy Belated Birthday! What a wonderful year you had! I hope the next year brings you many more wonderful experiences and adventures!

  7. Angela December 15, 2008 at 1:02 pm

    wanted to stop in and wish you a happy birthday. may the upcoming year be wonderful for you friend 🙂
    a beautiful list…


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