Sunday, January 8, 2012


I admit that I'm a little late on this, but at least it's still January? Obviously I've already done a recap of our year, but I thought it would be fun to make a few lists of highlights and favorites from the past year... this is mostly for us to have something to look back on in another year, so I'm sorry for bombarding you with 2011 nostalgia.

Top Moments of 2011

  • Both of us starting new jobs! 
  • Buying a second car
  • Celebrating our first anniversary
  • Going back to Philadelphia for the first time since we left
  • All the awesome weddings that happened and babies that were born!

Favorite New Restaurants
  • Burger Up
  • Mas Tacos, Por Favor
  • Eastland Cafe
  • Mitchell Delicatessen
  • Grilled Cheeserie

Favorite Albums
  • Adele: 21
  • Mumford and Sons: Sigh No More
  • Ryan Adams: Ashes & Fire
  • Florence and the Machine: Ceremonials
  • Iron and Wine: Kiss Each Other Clean

Top Movies We Saw
  • Moneyball
  • Midnight In Paris
  • The Help
  • Bridesmaids
  • Crazy Stupid Love
  • The Muppets
  • No Strings Attached
  • Love and Other Drugs
  • Larry Crowne
  • Black Swan

Favorite TV Shows
  • Parenthood
  • New Girl
  • Modern Family
  • Parks and Recreation

Favorite Food Network Shows because that warrants its own category haha
  • The Great Food Truck Race
  • Next Iron Chef
  • Worst Cooks in America
  • Chopped Allstars

Best Trips We Took
  • Philadelphia!
  • Thanksgiving and Mom's wedding in Georgia
  • Summer and Winter in Florida
  • Lake Junaluska
  • NYC in January
  • Day trips with visitors: Mammoth Cave, Lynchburg, Lexington

Most Disappointing But Made the Most of it Trip
  • Bald Head Island (thanks Hurricane Irene, womp)

Favorite Pictures of Us excuse our narcissism

Now in 20 years we can look back at how fun and young we used to be. Here's creating many more highlight worthy memories in 2012!


  1. I love Parenthood but Andrew won't watch it with me because there's too much yelling. Haha.

  2. Aw, love your recap. I don't know if I can put the effort and energy into doing one. And thanks for the american apparel solidarity--I was starting to feel alone! :) haha.

  3. This is such a great post! And the pictures are great, not narcissistic at all! :)

  4. Aww you two are so cute! And loved the recap, love the food network, and love all the movies!


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