After a year of many ups and downs, we are ready to welcome 2009 with open arms!
Here is a brief list of our year:
Up - Trip to Chicago and Milwaukee with just Drew in January 2008.
Down - Furnace blew at the Madison Ave house on Valentine's Day
Up - Finished my first college class in over 10 years....and got an 'A'!
Down - my beautiful grandma - Irene Tonsi passed away
Up - I was able to travel to Phoenix to say goodbye and spend time with my mom and step-dad
Down - I turned 30....enough said
Up - Jules turned 2 and I was able to see my mom and step-dad again
Up - Drew and I were able to go to Minnesota to see our Steelers play!
Down - Jules and I started to get very sick
Down - we were still sick
Down - our house was covered in black mold
Down - we had to move out of our 1st home ASAP
Up - we found a beautiful townhome to rent until we can figure out what to do
Down - My wonderful and loving step-grandmother - Barbara Labieniec passed away
Down -my health has still been really bad with heart issues, muscle spasms and fatigue. Hopefully we will find out soon what is going on....
Up - My mom was able to visit this Nov. Saw her 3 times this year! That has never happened!
Up - The holidays were wonderful
Up - I have a safe home
Up - I have a wonderful and loving husband...and he's cute too!
Up - I have an adorable 2-year old who shower me with kisses and hugs everyday and says "I Love You Mommy" every night
Up - I have a great step-daughter who looks up to me and loves me so much
Up - I have AMAZING friends
Up - We have great jobs that keep up happy
Up - We are able to look forward to 2009 as a year of new hopes and dreams and better health!
We wish you all a happy, safe and wonderful New Year!!!
Let's make a gingerbread house....
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