Better late than never

Monday, January 1st, 2007

1. What did you do in 2006 that you've never done before? Became independently employeed w00t 2. Did you keep your new years resolutions, and will you make more for next year? I kept my two main ones up until Sept. when business stuff took over and I got so behind, I said screw it. :) 3. Did anyone close to you give birth? Newp 4. Did anyone close to you die? My paternal grandmother. 5. What countries did you visit? None, stayed in U.S. 6. What would you like to have in 2007 that you lacked in 2006? Inner peace (is that a cheezy one or what!?) 7. What dates from 2006 will remain etched upon your memory, and why? Hmm, events but not so much specific dates... 8. What was your biggest achievement of the year? Business success 9. What was your biggest failure? Losing a best friend 10. Did you suffer illness or injury? Just recovered from the first cold I've had in 3 years! I also had wisdom teeth out and an elective procedure, thrills! 11. What was the best thing you bought? My own laptop 12. Whose behavior merited celebration? My boss for being so helpful with the contract negotiations! 13. Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed? A friend who dumped me out of the blue 14. Where did most of your money go? Home ownership and electronic toys 15. What did you get really, really, really excited about? Trips and snuggling kitties! 16. What song will always remind you of 2006? Entire albums... Shiny Toy Guns, Hot Chip, hmmm 17. Compared to this time last year, are you: a) happier or sadder? b) thinner or fatter? c) richer or poorer? Prob. the same emotional wise... goods and bads are equalling each other out now As of last weigh in, 5 pounds thinner. Richer FOR SURE! 18. What do you wish you'd done more of? More consideration for others feelings 19. What do you wish you'd done less of? Eating badly, complaining, stressing 20. How will you be spending Christmas? In MN 21. Did you fall in love in 2006? Not for anyone I wasn't already loving :) 22. How many one-night stands? Only with Max-kittah, on the couch watching mewvies! 23. What was your favorite TV program? Veronica Mars Flip This House House Hunters 24. Do you hate anyone now that you didn't hate this time last year? Nope 25. What was the best book you read? I definitely should've read more... 26. What was your greatest musical discovery? Shiny Toy Guns 27. What did you want and get? Laptop 28. What did you want and not get? Forgiveness from a friend 29. What was your favorite film of this year? Too many to list! I think Reefer Madness was the funnest (new version with Alan Cummings and Kristen Bell) 30. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you? 25, tooth removal (ack!), had a late birthday party with Jeremy the next week 31. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying? Not losing a best friend 32. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2006? More color! 33. What kept you sane? Jeremy's patience and understanding 34. Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most? Kristen Bell :) 35. What political issue stirred you the most? I'd rather not think about politics :( 36. Who did you miss? All my girlies from around the globe 37. Who was the best new person you met? Steph, Rob and Micah are pretty niftay 38. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2006. Being "right" doesn't equal being "happy." 39. Quote a song lyric that sums up your year. Girlfriend, I really need you... Don't go... Don't go... Girlfriend, I really miss you... Don't go... Don't go... -Shiny Toy Guns "Weather Girl"