2012 was exciting, inspiring year with a focus on friendship

Highlights:

January: I gave a tea party where we each declared our word or focus for the year. My word was friendship. Which I was demonstrating by having friends and family over for a tea party.

February: Find a new assisted living facility for mom.

March: I learned to use WordPress and started blogging on a daily basis. Lots of opportunity to look at my affirmations. I volunteered at All Stars Helping Kids event with Darius Rucker at SF Fairmont. Fun working with friends and seeing Darius perform.

April: Take friends out for dinner as I received a gift certificate to a local restaurant.

May: Enjoyed being invited to a friend’s birthday party celebration at SFMOMA. Party included opportunity to get my first tattoo.

June: Summer concerts start in downtown Redwood City. Time with friends and good music.

July: 4th of July parade and then took mom to her cabin in Sierras. Had mom’s friends over to visit.

August: My youngest son got married. Lots of time with family and friends. My older son flew in for the wedding and stayed with me.

September: Tall Club of Sacramento Member Appreciation Party. Stay with a girl friend. Planted three trees on my property. Now I have a total of seven.

October: Start taking a class through Rodan Foundation that has led to some introspection. Ache moments and doing more meditation.

November: Treated to Lion King with aisle seat in 5th row. I took a friend to share this fantastic production. I found a new graphic artist so I can get grieving cards produced.

December: Solstice celebration at Stillheart Institute. Connected with friends including some I hadn’t seen in years. Plus I got to use my new drum.

2013 looks to be an exciting year with my becoming a grandmother in June. My set third set of affirmation cards will be released this year. Need step finish reading “One Word that will change your life” and find my one word for 2013