A Belated Review: 2013

Hello my wonderful readers!!

Happy (belated) NEW YEAR!!! It is 2014! How crazy is that?! Is it just me, or has this year flown by?! I am super excited to see what 2014 has in store for us, but as I look forward I am also compelled to spend a moment honoring all of the wonderful (and perhaps not so wonderful) moments in 2013.

This year:

I bought my first Iphone and, subsequently,

Posted my first image on Instagram

Bought my first vinyl album and went to Nichole's for the first time 

I turned 22 

Went to my first NHL game (GO WINGS!) 

Started learning how to play hockey

Spent St. Patrick's day with family 

Attended an outdoor party (yes, we spent the day outside, and yes there was snow) 

Fell in love with the Como Conservatory

Graduated from college!!

I found/was found by Brooke Kupcho

Attended the first Wolftree Event

Visited the Minneapolis Institute of Arts for the first time

Ran/walked my first 5K! 

Went Kayaking

Went camping in Itasca State Park

Went to two family weddings (congrats again Emily and Charlotte!)

Lost dear family friends to illnesses :(  

Started working at a bank

Saw THE POSTAL SERVICE in concert!!!!!!!! SO AMAZING! 

WAS PUBLISHED IN WOLFTREE V. 2!! :D

Chopped wood for the first time :) 

Watched my dad run a half-marathon in the rain :)

Celebrated birthdays :)

Went to Colorado

Saw my Dad run an impromptu 5K in Colorado

Saw lots of my extended family

My best friend got engaged!

Donated to the Kickstarter community (and began an art collection) 

Commissioned a piece of art

Realized that the details matter to me

Worked on Wolftree's first Ebook, "5 Pies and a Sugar Cookie"

Baked. A lot. (for me) 

Attended the Wolftree cooking workshop!! :D 

Read books. Lots and lots of books. (and contributed said books to my library- also known as my room)

Had a food fight in a bar, and didn't get kicked out

Helped my dad create a rink  in our backyard 

I applied for grad school (all done!!! *happy dance-> like this about 20 seconds in*)

Had 4 wonderful Christmases

Thank you to all of those who joined me this past year! I am excited to see what the future will bring for all of us!! :)

With gratitude and joy,

AK