2016 in 12 Images

Like any year, 2016 has had its conquests and its struggles. It is important to remember the good, to write it down and to reflect on it. Consider this my digital "Christmas card", the top 12 of 2016 if you will. 

#1 AURORA // We adopted our 2nd gorgeous rex rabbit. She is a velvet loving spitfire that brings so much joy into our lives. 

#1 AURORA // We adopted our 2nd gorgeous rex rabbit. She is a velvet loving spitfire that brings so much joy into our lives. 

#3 WALLPAPER // I began a self-motivated desktop wallpaper series. 

#3 WALLPAPER // I began a self-motivated desktop wallpaper series. 

#2 OCEAN // I saw the Ocean for the first time ever in my life. It was exciting to say the least. 

#2 OCEAN // I saw the Ocean for the first time ever in my life. It was exciting to say the least. 

#4 GUTS // Won 1st place in the AIGA GUTS Pumpkin Carving Competition.

#4 GUTS // Won 1st place in the AIGA GUTS Pumpkin Carving Competition.

#5 MAGNOLIA SILOS // Traveled 1,030 Miles to Waco, TX to see Joanna Gaines silos. Worth it!

#5 MAGNOLIA SILOS // Traveled 1,030 Miles to Waco, TX to see Joanna Gaines silos. Worth it!

#6 CHICAGO // First trip for work. Headed to Chicago for brand research.

#6 CHICAGO // First trip for work. Headed to Chicago for brand research.

#7 ADOBE COMPETITION // Won 1st place in the motion design category at the Adobe Cincinnati Creative Jam.

#7 ADOBE COMPETITION // Won 1st place in the motion design category at the Adobe Cincinnati Creative Jam.

#9 GO HIKING. BE HAPPY. // First trip to Kentucky's Red River Gorge. 

#9 GO HIKING. BE HAPPY. // First trip to Kentucky's Red River Gorge. 

#11 GET OUTDOORS // I made a goal to go canoeing at least once this Summer. Achieved and then some. Including a trip out to Indiana to try some new rivers. Shout out to my canoeing buddy, Jenn! 

#11 GET OUTDOORS // I made a goal to go canoeing at least once this Summer. Achieved and then some. Including a trip out to Indiana to try some new rivers. Shout out to my canoeing buddy, Jenn! 

#8 ANNIVERSARY // Woo! Danny & I celebrated 3 years together! & I'm still not sick of him. 

#8 ANNIVERSARY // Woo! Danny & I celebrated 3 years together! & I'm still not sick of him. 

#10 DREAMY B&B // Danny & I went and stayed at the Willis Graves Bed & Breakfast. I day dream constantly about going back.

#10 DREAMY B&B // Danny & I went and stayed at the Willis Graves Bed & Breakfast. I day dream constantly about going back.

#12 GET AFTER IT // Last January I joined a new gym, got a personal trainer and set (at the time felt like impossible) goals for myself. I am ridiculously proud to say I've lost almost 50 pounds this year. That is insane to say out loud. Go me!

#12 GET AFTER IT // Last January I joined a new gym, got a personal trainer and set (at the time felt like impossible) goals for myself. I am ridiculously proud to say I've lost almost 50 pounds this year. That is insane to say out loud. Go me!

Posted on December 31, 2016 .