December 31, 2009

my year, in pictures...

january:
my beautiful niece sydney was born

february: 
went on a sailing adventure 
in our backyard (literally) for erin's birthday

march:
roadtripped to san francisco to visit radley's family

april:
the ACM awards in vegas... plus a trip to atlanta to 
meet & have dinner with emily giffin, my favorite author!

may:
ran the coronado bridge and made some 
wonderful final memories in san diego before graduation

june:
visited radley in san diego... went to
disneyland & hiked 4 hours to the top of mt. fortuna!

july:
fireworks, cubs games & sightseeing... perfection.

august:
dave matthews at alpine, rascal flatts at wrigley field, 
washington d.c. with the girls, and san francisco to help
radley pack up for chicago & to see dave matthews again!

september:
the perfect month of moving into the city i love 
and doing the things i love with the people i love

october:
notre dame vs. usc for radley's birthday
and falling in love with my first real fall in four years

november:
the first time my whole family has been able 
to get together in years... yes, there's thirteen of us!

december:
a san diego reunion with my best friends, the 
second city alumni weekend and snow!

dear 2009, 
i feel so, so blessed for you.
you were full of beautiful, special endings,
wonderful opportunities and exciting transitions
and i couldn't be more grateful.
love,
laura marie




8 comments:

olivia rae said... [Reply to comment]

beautiful photos!! looks like a wonderful year. xoxo

Megan said... [Reply to comment]

This is such a nice post. Looks like you had a wonderful 2009, best wishes for 2010!

Nicole Jeannette said... [Reply to comment]

Looks like a wonderful year!

Gracie said... [Reply to comment]

Aww this is fantastic! I'm sure these photos bring back many wonderful memories. Here's to 2010! x

Katy said... [Reply to comment]

These are wonderful photos. I hope you have many more adventures and memories in 2010!

Anna said... [Reply to comment]

what a beautiful year!! oh it looks so sweet in every way!! 2010 can only bring more beautiful moments, right?!
xo-

s a m said... [Reply to comment]

i love these collages laura. i want them turned into one of those little iphoto books!

Kelly said... [Reply to comment]

what an amazing year for you! your pictures are of course darling and i can't believe you met Emily Griffin! I love her too!!

lucky girl :)
cheers to 2010