Welcome to part 2 of my 2010 year in review recap! If you missed part 1, please check it out first 🙂
2010 Year in Review — Part 2
Host a fANNEtastic LA Boxing D.C. area readers & friends exercise class meet up!
Share my “A Tale of Middle School Bullying” story
Celebrate Matt’s birthday by hiking the Billy Goat Trail in Great Falls, MD
Head to Virginia wine country for my friend Sarah’s bachelorette party
Attend my high school friend Hilary’s wedding in D.C. at the spectacular National Cathedral
Travel to Chicago for the blogger Healthy Living Summit (where I hosted a panel session!)
Find out that I passed Biochem (!!), my final prerequisite for grad school!
Matt and I pack up and move from D.C. to Chapel Hill!
A tribute to my cousin, Derek, who passed away from colon cancer at 35
Travel to upstate New York for my college friend Sarah’s wedding
Travel to Charlotte to run a 5k with Caitlin, finish early due to poor race planning (bust — would have been a new PR by a landslide)
Share my journey to food blogging as challenge 1 for the Project Food Blog contest
Travel to D.C. for a weekend, early birthday celebrating and beautiful weather
Share “How to Host an Awesome Dinner Party” as part of a Project Food Blog challenge
Travel to Capeside Wilmington, NC with Matt for a belated birthday beach getaway 🙂
Little fANNEtastic food turns 1 year old!
Travel to D.C. for my high school 10 year reunion (!); wonder how time flies by so quickly
Travel to Texas to be a bridesmaid in my friend Jessica’s wedding!
Travel to D.C. for fall break, visit my favorite running trail
Travel to Philadelphia for a night to see my college friend Turner
Travel to San Francisco for the 2nd Annual Foodbuzz Food Blogger Festival (recap 1, recap 2)
Spend a day in wine country with my girls Jenna and Tina before heading home
Spend a day hiking in Chapel Hill with Matt and grad school friends
Travel to Los Angeles — spend a day in Santa Monica with my cousin, Willow
Attend the first ever Dole Food & Wellness Blogger Summit in Los Angeles (recap 1, recap 2)
Launch the fANNEtastic food official Facebook page (have you “liked” it yet?)
Travel to Pittsburgh to spend Thanksgiving with Matt’s family (an epic feast ensued)
Celebrate the holidays early with tree trimming, cookie making, and dinner with my grad school girlfriends! Love.
Finish my first semester of grad school!
Travel back to D.C. for the holidays, run the Jingle All the Way 10k (a new PR!)
Sign up for my second half marathon, the DC National Half in March!
See my brother for the first time since his deployment
Travel to Garmisch, Germany for a family vacation!
- Skiing in the German Mountains: The Odyssey (hilarious)
- Skiing and Photography on Zugspitze in the German Alps! (Matt arrives!)
Whew! What a crazy year this has been. It was so much fun to go on a little trip through memory lane to write this post! I can’t believe how much has changed and how much I did in a year! My final 2010 takeaways:
- I have a pretty sweet life
- I travel a LOT
- I got really good at studying and doing homework on planes 😉
I hope you all enjoyed this trip down memory lane as much as I did! Was this a big year for you, too? Why?