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Thursday, July 06, 2006

Thursday Thirteen

My #3, the #48 (I missed a few weeks!)
Got this idea from Smoochdog

Thirteen things about my last 13 years.

1. 2006 - I finally got a raise because I asked for it and definitely deserved it!

2. 2005 - Mum died June 26. Still healing.

3. 2004 - Went to Ireland with Mum and my youngest daughter. Had a great time. I started a new job as Project Manager within the same company. Another good move.

4. 2003 - My daughter went to Spain on an exchange. She really grew from the experience.

5. 2002 - My son graduated high school. This was a milestone. There were some days I thought this might never happen. He's doing great in college now!

6. 2001 - Started a new job with a new company. Good company. Good management. Good move.

7. 2000 - Got my doggie ~ my new baby. Had to really work on hubby at the time but they instantly became best buddies.

8. 1999 - Auntie Kay died March 15. My second mom. Still can't believe she is gone. She was such a strong influence in my life.

9. 1998 - Got a Nissan Pathfinder. Still have it, gas hog that it is.

10. 1997 - Can't remember what happened except that these years were good.

11. 1996 - Married 7 years, never got the 7 year itch. It will be 17 years this August.

12. 1995 - Installed an in-ground pool. Still loving it!

13. 1994 - My baby started kindergarten.

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15 comments:

Cat. said...

Welcome back from vac!! I've posted my list of 13, and I'm glad to see how far I've come in that time!

Reverberate58 said...

Great list idea. Wonderful to look back into our lives and see where we were and where we are now! Great sharing, thanks!
My T13 is up! Hope you have a terrific Thursday!

Karen said...

it all sounds good- Ireland, the pool... we just celebrated 17 years, too.

mar said...

Nice list! great memory, I don't think I can remember as much...should try, though!!! happy TT

gail said...

Very good memory, not sure I could recall all that!
My daughter studied in Spain for a summer too and loved it, I think in 2004!

Karen said...

Thank you for sharing! When you put it on paper, it may not seem like much, but it truly is! Congrats on the 17 years!
My TT is up!

Carmen said...

you've had a mixed 13 years. I can't remember what I did yesterday, much less 13 years ago. :)

AlRo said...

i played at my blog ICL ... enjoy the read.. i had so much to put down - i couldn't just pick one thing outta the year... so pretty much an introspective of my last 13 years..

Man, i've been busy!

Mama Duck said...

Wow, an eventful life for sure!

Stacie said...

Sounds like a fab 13 years. Great TT Iplayed too. Stacie

Cindy said...

SO jealous of you for going to Ireland--that's my lifelong dream! Great list. :)

Kelli said...

What a great list! I worked on my family history and of course it leads to Ireland. I've always wanted to go and visit....maybe one day!

Michelle said...

I really like this list! Congratulations on 17 years! That's wonderful.
My TT is up.

wrigley said...

17 years of marriage....that's really great! that's really worth celebrating each day.

my list is up!

PatentPrincess said...

Congratulations on 17 years...and the raise!!! I have a 1999 Nissan (Altima) which I love and intend to run into the ground.