Friday, January 1, 2016

2015 Year in Review

As promised: the 2015 Year in Review


Here's to 2015 and living a healthier lifestyle - physically, emotionally, financially - and to blogging regularly!  Happy New Year!
Wreaths Across America December 2014 - January would be the month of the 31 Day Blog Challenge and Grow Your Blog

Fave Inspirational Quote: I love this one and I wish I had followed it when I was younger.
The month was consumed by Fab-ruary

First, I must say that although life has been just about the same level of crazy as always, my time has been further consumed by my addiction to The Great British Bake Off.
Exploring Lake Crescent

A is for Anacortes, a seaside town on Fidalgo Island, a gateway to the San Juan Islands, a haven for visitors of all interests. 
The Ladies of Leisure trip to the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival in between Blogging from A to Z

Caroline at Mrs. M's Meanderings has tagged me and Jenny from My Life in Flip Flops to share the love in the form of two good reads.
Whisked Vic off for a Maifest weekend in Leavenworth

Following Caroline's example over at Mrs. M's Meanderings with a new-for-summer, shortened version of Life Last Week and decided it was time for a new photo as well.
Loved the old Poldark and the new one grew on me after the second episode - can't wait for more

Week One's (July 1-4) theme is Color and let's start out with Red and Gold.


A great second week at work which ended with my first payday in many years. #$$laughingallthewaytothebank$$ (I don't tweet but I couldn't resist putting that in there!)
Rockin' that safety helmet!

Vic is home! 
And Sophia moved into her own apartment

Time for a new photo and hopefully, more regular posting...still trying to get my work life and home life onto some sort of schedule.
Vic, Sophia, and MudLynn waiting for crepes for lunch

Kicking off November with 30 Days of Thankfulness.
First horse show of the season, first blue ribbon - so exhausted from the day's events, she couldn't keep her eyes open!

It was dark when I left the house this morning and dark when I got home this evening so my view today will be from where I'm sitting now - in my chair in the family room gazing at the fire and our tree.
Always my favorite photo in December - our Christmas tree full of memories


  1. I'm so glad that I've gotten to 'know' you over this past year! Wish you and yours a happy and healthy new year full of blessings.

  2. I really like the hard hat! It brings out your eyes. ;)
    Happy New Year!

  3. Happy New Year to you and yours!