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Remainder of Project 365

Posted on: December 28, 2015

Surprise! It’s been a while since I updated the blog. I did continue to take selfies, though. Here is where I left off.

Going for a run in my Marist attire.

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Cheeseburgers make me happy on the way to liquor samplings.

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Getting ready for Lauren’s wedding.

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Just before and at Lauren’s wedding.

 

Hanging with Jessie in her corner.

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Trying my hand at cooking. I think this was called pizetti for pizza and spaghetti. Don’t try it.

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Walking Jessie around our  new complex.

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Visiting the parents and Coopy.

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lunch with grandma

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getting some work done and then we walked the dog to the convenience store in our complex and got some ice cream.

Hanging out at the driving range.

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getting a quick workout in.

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date night

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Mother’s Day

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working with my coworkers at Starbucks

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walking the dog

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My cousin, Jen came over to see our place and have dinner. That’s her in the background cooking while I sip my margarita.

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I met Dana at the race track for her birthday. It was fun, but we didn’t win.

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May wine tasting with Val. Our favorite spot is the gazebo.

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Trying the mini frap at Starbucks

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working away

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lunch with Kiersten at Egg Harbor.

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Face-Timing the parents for Cheeseburger Thursday.

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getting ready for a canoe trip.

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BBQ fest in Westmont with Dana, Rich, and the parents.

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Getting my annual bathing suit.

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Another meet up with coworkers in Wheaton. IMG_6974

Hanging with Cooper.

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At the driving range

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Katie’s bachelorette party at Sluggers in Wriggleyville. We all used to scoop ice cream together in high school.

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Taking Jessie for a run on National Running Day.

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Kane County Flea market with Lindsay and her mom.

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Starbucks run with big dog.

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Kevin had our team over for a BBQ.

Paint night with Cindy.

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Trying to get a tan on my balcony.

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Lunch with grandma at the golden arches.

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Trying on glasses with Dana.

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We drove out to Rockton, IL to see Big and Rich. It was a great concert, but so rainy!

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Father’s Day

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Hanging out in Dave and Kathy’s backyard in Sacramento.

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Wine tasting in Shenandoah Valley.

Hanging out by the pool at our hotel in Reno, NV for a family reunion.

We took the gondola up to see awesome views of Lake Tahoe.

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Then we stopped at the beach.

We also went to In-N-Out. I freaking love that place.

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We enjoyed a Reno Aces game with the entire family as well.

I got a quick workout in the morning my mom and I flew home.

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Another lunch with my bff.

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Doing some yoga.

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sushi date with my love.

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Kit, Lindsay and I went to Eyes to the Skies, a hot air balloon festival in Lise.

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Pool day

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Celebrating the 4th of July barn bar style

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Watching Kaylie while Dana and Rich went on vacation to Punta Cana.

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Cubs game

Working outside enjoying the weather

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back at home

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finishing up a Friday afternoon before jumping in the pool

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Tomapalooza 2015

 

sushi date

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I tried Crossfit. and I liked it.

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IMG_7699Kit’s 30th birthday celebration included dinner at Clara’s with his mom, golf, and a surprise party in the barn.

The day after Kit’s 30th birthday was Kelly’s wedding.

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This canoe trip was epic. We tried a new route and had the most amount of people ever. We had some difficulties getting going, we flipped, and we got out early, but it was a blast! We lost a shirt in the flippage, but that was it.

 

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Figuring out what to wear for a client meeting.

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Going to a bridal shower.

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bowling for Rich’s birthday.

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Celebrating Kit and Lindsay’s mom’s birthday

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My sister and I tried aerial yoga.  I loved it!

dinner with Kiersten.

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Cheeseburger someday with the rents

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Representing in our Marist attire

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Wine tasting at Downer’s Grove wine shop. I bought wine that donates to an animal rescue organization.

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Another wine tasting with Val. I think this is the August tasting.

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Celebrating mine and Kit’s 3 year anniversary at Clara’s.

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Same day.

Saturday morning canoe trip. It rained, but still fun and more relaxing than usual.

We went to H2O and met up with my friend from college who happened to be back in Ottawa that weekend.

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Another working session at Cup and Vine.

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Jones-n-4-ribs

Another canoe trip

We saw Brett Eldridge at the Sandwich Fair

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Kerry’s bachelorette party was at a White Sox game.

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I saw Steve Harvey with my sister and my mom. Snooki and Jwoww were on the show and we got Snooki perfume.

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We went to an art festival in downtown Naperville. It was really fun!

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Doing some yoga.

Kit and I went out with our neighbors and had a blast.

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We also went apple picking with Dana and Rich.

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This is the craft I made at the library.

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Getting some exercise.

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Birthday celebrations with Cindy at Cooper’s Hawk.

Birthday celebrations with Kit and Lindsay at Tilted Kilt.

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Party at Dana’s for my bday.

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Work birthday. James and I share the same birthday.

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Lindsay and I went on a wine tasting and hiking adventure while Kit was away for the weekend playing golf. It was so much fun.

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Kerry’s wedding was a blast.

Picking up Jessie the day after the wedding.

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Enjoying unseasonably warm weather.

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Getting ready for an ISSA Young Professionals Event.

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Pumpkin carving party

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Long overdue double date with Kiersten and her bf.

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Painting

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Liquor sampling

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This concludes Project 365! I think there is almost one photo per day. Some days have more. I learned a lot of things, especially that I have a great life and a lot to be happy about and grateful for.

 

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  • BFF: LOVE this post. The third picture is my favorite and really resonates with me. Instead of comparing our lives to those of others, we should be immense
  • Cindy Friesen: Im so glad you are having fun! I cant wait to see pictures! Have you had a Paini yet or a Crepe?! How about Tapas and Paella? Or Sangria!!!! Are you g
  • Kiersten Trillhaase: You can have this AND a Mastiff or Great Dane, but you cannot choose it over the other dogs- I will not let you. P.S. Love the post about skyping

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