Thursday, December 31, 2015

2015 - A List in Review

Here's a look at my 2015 by the numbers (and yeah, I'm focusing on the good things)

2 countries visited - Mexico and France
7 weeks spent outside the U.S.
20 books read
48 podcasts recorded
5 French cities visited - Paris, Giverny, Amboise, Fontainebleu, and Bayeux
1 hockey game attended
6,000 (roughly) photos taken
3 mini-albums finished
9 Bghs football games attended
1 romantic, domestic train ride, countless non-romantic, international ones
2 WKU football games attended
6 plays enjoyed - "Pride and Prejudice," "Miss Firecracker," David Sedaris monologues, 6 Characters in Search of an Author," "Boeing,Boeing"
2 lectures attended - Melissa Harris Perry and "The Girls of Atomic City"
7 Star Wars movies watched (in a special order)
19 television series completed,  (1 or more seasons each, *indicates ALL seasons) -     *"Californication," *"Under the Dome," *"The Walking Dead," *"Battlestar Galactica," *"Childhood's End," "Trueblood," *"Call the Midwife," "Bomb Girls," "Marco Polo,"  "The Man in the High Castle," "Orange is the New Black," "Helix," "The Strain," "The 100," "Peaky Blinders," "Turn," "Vikings," "Hell on Wheels," "The White Queen"
3 cross stitch projects started (0 finished, oops)
7 Harry Potter movies watched
2 wine and painting classes taken
16 level of Duolingo achieved in French
19.5 average points per word in Words with Friends
1 Lego game played
1 school trip taken to Cincinnati for training
7 movies seen in theaters - Star Wars #7, Jurassic World, San Andreas, 50 Shades of Grey, Lucy, Southpaw, The Age of Adaline
3 level of Duolingo achieved in Spanish
1 sailboat cruise enjoyed off the coast of Isla Mujeres
1 metro system mastered (in Paris)
3 international friends made - Jerry, Madeline, and Caroline
2 WKU basketball games attended
4 ACT exams proctored
21 years completed teaching - started year 22
36 adult night classes taught
2 years (almost) spent with an amazing fella
6 BGHS basketball games attended
0 surgeries or significant illnesses
1 room remodeled in my home
548 pics posted to Instagram
4 videos uploaded to YouTube
1 outdoor music festival experienced
1 night clubbing in Nashville with my boy bestie
3 photo shoots held
1 art crawl experienced
4 concerts in the park attended
2 musical performances attended - Webb Wilder and Government Cheese
9 snow days enjoyed (9!)
2 state championship games attended, basketball and football
1 dance recital attended
1 amusement park trip experienced - Holiday World
Countless conversations, laughter, meals, and cocktails shared with friends
Countless evenings going to dinner and then curling up on the couch with the fella to chat and watch tv or movies

I guess you could say it's been an exciting, fun-filled year for me, right? I cannot wait to see what 2016 brings! Catch you next year, peeps!

P.S. Have you done a list similar to this? I think it might be fun to make a layout or mini book from this list...