Can you believe that it’s almost 2017?! I feel like this year has just flown by. It’s been the greatest year of my life, and I think 2017 has a lot to live up to! Here’s how 2016 looked in the life of Lauren:
C and I joined my parents in Alligator Point, Florida for a visit to the beach.
There was a CRAZY blizzard!
My niece and I spent a day in Philly, eating the world’s most delicious donuts at Federal Donuts and seeing adorable animals at the Philadelphia Zoo.
C and I spent Valentine’s Day eating Mexican food and seeing Zoolander 2.
We had a game/stir-fry night with a group of our friends (something we seriously need to do again).
I saw She Loves Me on Broadway!
We celebrated the wedding of my friends Jared and Karen!
I got to hug a baby goat!!!!
C and I got engaged!!!
My Mom and I visited my brother in New York for Mother’s Day!
My engagement ring arrived!
My parents’ new dog Salty joined our family!
One of my bridesmaids threw an engagement brunch for the bridal party!
We celebrated the wedding of Carson and Sveta (and took this lovely picture with my relatives-to-be)!
Mom and I visited Chicago!
My mom and my bridesmaids threw me the most amazing bridal shower!
I turned 36! (oy!)
We attended two beautiful weddings!
My bridesmaids threw me an awesome bachelorette sleepover!
WE GOT MARRIED!!!!!
We went on our honeymoon in Asheville, North Carolina!
We celebrated Thanksgiving with our families!
Mom and I headed to Chicago again for a beautiful wedding reception!
And we celebrated the holidays with our friends and family!
What were some of the perks of your 2016?