JANUARY :: beginning of the end of undergrad
Explored Kankakee a bit more...
Found a little bookstore in Peoria...
Took a photography class - really enjoyed it.
Had two snow days and got really bored. ;)
Celebrated Christmas a little late with the family, including new baby Greta :)
Went dancing :)
Had friends over for a soup & game night!
Went to Ashley's in NW Indiana for the Superbowl
March :: a grrreeaattt month!
Had an amazing Roomie Spring Break trip to Arizona - wonderful memories.
Most amazing [early] graduation gift ever: my dream car, a MINI COOPER!
Taking all of my friends around in it... :)
Dog-sitting Arwen for friends
Amy Jo's bridal shower!!
Easter with the fam
5k & breakfast with friends
Roomie love <3
Made the wall at the library. Reppin' ONU.
May :: the month of many "lasts"
Saying goodbye to work friends from school
Last small group at Calvary
Line dancing with friends!
Senior trip to the Brookfield Zoo
Tania & me with Dr. B!
Angela got her nursing pin!
Good times with dear friends
Party time with family & friends!
On the job hunt....
Trip to LeClaire, IA to visit the American Pickers!
Abby's baby shower for Adelyn Mae :)
Moved into an apartment with Chelsea
First day of graduate school!
4th of July :)
First summer in Peoria : exploring
Amy Jo's bachelorette party and WEDDING!
Trip to South Carolina :)
Another trip to LeClaire... :)
Fall activities like Chicago's Renegade Craft Fair & Tanner's Orchard
Visiting friends :)
My 23rd birthday celebrated by doing 23 Random Acts of Kindness
Celebrated my niece Greta's 1st birthday!
Threw my parents a Surprise 25th Wedding Anniversary Party
Ugly Sweater Christmas Parties, etc.
As I got an iPhone later in 2011, I took more photos on my phone and don't really have the time to upload them all now. But this is a pretty exhaustive record of my year. It truly was a good one, despite the tears of goodbyes and the fear of starting new. God is good.