As we waited for our breakfast, we did our annual month-by-month recap of the year. It's funny how much took place this year! So, naturally, I thought I would share our recaps with you :)
George looked at a house.
A few days later, he thought maybe I should look at the house.
I looked at the house.
A few days later, I suggest we put in an offer.
We put in an offer.
Two days later, we were homeowner!
We made Valentine's dinner.
We closed on our house :)
The next day, we attended pre-cana and LOVED it!
And that same night, we picked up our caterer's dinner sample box, went to our new house, and had, what eventually would be our wedding dinner, our first dinner at our new home. (ya follow that??!)
We moved in a snow storm.
I unpacked like crazy.
We sent out our wedding invitations.
We hosted our first St. Patrick's Day Kegs-and-Eggs.
We purchased our wedding bands.
George turned 28.
We hosted my sister's 30th birthday party for 30 of our family members and friends.
I had my bridal shower.
Celebrated my brother's 24th birthday at our new house.
Finalized our wedding plans.
I interviewed at a little medical software company the week before and the week of our wedding.
On the 22nd, we promised forever in front of our family and friends!
On the 24th, I was offered the job.
I started my new job.
We went on our honeymoon in Cape Cod: Our first vacation alone!
I returned to blogging and I can't believe how much I didn't know I missed it.
House work, house work and more house work.
Our good friends, Jordy and Tracey, got engaged :)
We celebrated my 28th birthday with brunch, a random wine tour and some outlet mall shopping!
We. Did. Nothing. ... and loved it!
Well, except for house work but we love that, too.
George traveled for work.
Did some "While You Were Out" house updating.
George paid off his car!
We signed on to host Thanksgiving.
We got down to business with decorating the dining room and living room.
We celebrated our 5 year anniversary on Halloween.
I finally planned for the holidays, early.
We hosted our first Thanksgiving for George's family... all 15 people.
We had our first Thanksgiving in the house and as a married couple!
We gave thanks... for everything.
We sent out Christmas cards.
We decorated the house for Christmas (which, besides a tree, we never did in an apartment).
We had our first Christmas in the house and as a married couple.
We spoiled each other and our families, for the last time (we are going a different direction from now on)
We slept-in, ate our faces off and survived our family parties.
We had our last date of 2010.
Hope your 2010 was as blessed as ours! Here's to 2011: You have A LOT to live up to :)
Happy New Year!!
xo- Sarah and George