What did you do in 2014 that you'd never done before? I refinanced my house, making me the sole owner of my home. I went on a road trip with friends, went to a music festival, ate fried alligator. I went to New York and saw the Statue of Liberty. I went to Epcot!
Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for next year? Same as last year - one of my resolutions was to travel more, so I did that.
Did anyone close to you give birth? No one super close to me.
Did anyone close to you die? No.
What countries did you visit? None - still just traveling stateside
What would you like to have in 2015 that you lacked in 2014? Even more traveling! I would like to NOT have any credit card debt.
What date(s) from 2014 will remain etched upon your memory, and why? I never remember dates. I will remember going to HangoutFest in May, New York in September, and Florida in December.
What was your biggest achievement of the year? Successfully refinancing my house. I own this bitch.
What was your biggest failure? Not starting my BSN program like I intended.
Did you suffer illness or injury? I had a really bad bout of the flu in March.
What was the best thing you bought? Uhhh, my house! Plane ticket to NY, more paint, windows & sliding glass doors!
Whose behavior merited celebration? Kristan moved to Chicago, which was a dream of hers, so that's pretty cool.
Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed? My mom got even more strange.
Where did most of your money go? House. Student loans. Travel.
What did you get really, really, really excited about? Epcot! Hangout! New York! New windows!
What songs will always remind you of 2014? Taylor Swift, probably. Ed Sheeran, maybe.
Compared to this time last year, are you...
i. happier or sadder?
ii. thinner or fatter?
iii. richer or poorer? Happier, the same, and the same. I'm working on being happier, healthier, and richer.
What do you wish you'd done more of? Saved more money. Travelled more. Ate healthier and been more active.
What do you wish you'd done less of? I wish I had worked less.
How did you spend Christmas? I worked 12 hours.
Did you fall in love in 2014? Nope.
What was your favorite TV program? Walking Dead, probably.
Do you hate anyone now that you didn't hate this time last year? Hate is such a strong word.
What was the best book you read? I didn't read anything that wow-ed my socks off.
What was your greatest musical discovery? Lana Del Ray.
What did you want and get? I wanted to go places I had never been - did that!
What did you want and not get? I wanted to travel even more than I did.
What was your favorite film of this year? What If.
What did you do on your birthday, and how old? My roommates took me out to dinner at Stadium Grill. I turned 29.
What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying? Traveling more.
How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2014? Cropped pants. Riding boots. Uggs. Moccasins
What kept you sane? Friends, working, pets
Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most? Daniel Radcliff
What political issue stirred you the most? All these "anti-rape" products.
Who did you miss? My dad.
Who was the best new person you met? I don't really know - Tyler. I didn't meet him until October though.
Was 2014 a good year for you? It was okay.
What was your favorite moment of the year? Sitting on the beach with Gianna the evening I got to New York. Or watching the fireworks at Epcot on NYE.
What was your least favorite moment of the year? Breaking up with Tristan. Ugh. He did not make that easy.
Where were you when 2014 began? I was at Room 28 with Lauren and Ashley and Hannah. I was the sober driver and I was in a really bad mood.
Who were you with? A lot of people from the hospital - Lauren and Ashley and Hannah were really the only people I chatted with.
Where will you be when 2014 ends? I was asleep in my hotel room after a 15 hour day at Epcot with Sharida and Kellianne
Who will you be with when 2014 ends? Family.
Did you break up with anyone in 2014? Just Tristen (Tristan? I don't even remember how to spell that).
How many different states did you travel to in 2014? New York and Georgia
Did you lose anybody close to you in 2014? Not really.
How many concerts did you see in 2014? I saw so many bands at HangoutFest. And then I saw Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zereos a week or so later.
Did you drink a lot of alcohol in 2014? Nope.
Did you do a lot of drugs in 2014? No
Did you do anything you are ashamed of this year? No.
What was the worst lie someone told you in 2014? My mom telling me so many lies about so many things.
If you could go back in time to any moment of 2014 and change something, what would it be? I would have added more time to my September vacation and went to a couple more states around NY while I was there.
What are your plans for 2015? Quitting the law firm, picking up some more hours at the hospital to make up for it. Starting my BSN (ugh). Going on a birthday vacation! Living with Kellianne. Maybe going on another trip in the fall, but probably not another trip in the winter. Paying off all of my credit card debt. Losing weight and being healthy!