. What did you do in 2008 that you'd never done before?
Lived on my own, saw Cirque du Soleil, bought food to feed 1,000 people, went to a professional Lacrosse game, rode in a limo, was in a few photo shoot, actually dressed up for Halloween, spend Thanksgiving without my family
. Did you keep your New Year resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
For the most part. And yes, I made really good ones this year :)
. What countries did you visit?
None :( so sad. This will change in 2009!!
. What would you like to have in 2009 that you lacked in 2008?
Foreign countries - haha! And trying to have less stress in my life
. What date from 2008 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?
May 9th – a surprise visit to
August 25th – the day we left for
October 11th – the beginning of something I wasn’t necessarily expecting to happen ;)
. What was your biggest achievement of the year?
Surviving life on my own – and not burning down my new apartment
. What was your biggest failure?
I can’t think of any HUGE failures, just multiple little ones
. Did you suffer illness or injury?
With the exception of getting sick on Christmas, nothing. Well, there was a painful root canal in January, but I’m not sure that counts!
. What did you get really, really, really excited about?
My own apartment, visits from a certain Boy, and vacations with friends
. Compared to this time last year, are you:
i. Happier or sadder? Happier times five!!
ii. Thinner or fatter? Probably about the same
iii. richer or poorer? Um… about the same
. What was the best thing you bought?
Hm…. A plane ticket to
. Where did most of your money go?
Playing :) [includes eating out with friends, going to multiple shows,
. What do you wish you'd done more of?
Meeting new people, reading
. What do you wish you'd done less of?
Wasting time online
. How did you spend Christmas?
With family, and Matthew, playing in the snow and being sick
. Did you fall in love in 2008?
. What was your favorite TV program?
So You Think You Can Dance – I can’t wait for it to start again this year!!
. Do you hate anyone now that you didn't hate this time last year?
Weird question. But I don’t think so
. What was the best book you read?
Believing Christ. Secret Life of Bees. Stargirl.
. What did you want and get?
My own apartment, a big bookcase, amazing friends, and a boyfriend!
. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?
Spent it with Matthew, Church, and spent the evening with my friends – I turned 24
. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?
If Bri didn’t have to spend 2008 in
. What kept you sane during the year?
Friends, laughing, and keeping the Bigger Picture in mind
. Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?
I love Reese Witherspoon. Love her!!
. What was a valuable life lesson you learned in 2008:
The greatest think you’ll ever learn in just to Love and be loved in return