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Best memories from the holiday season

Tuesday, January 01, 2013

The end is here. And boy am I thankful.

While this year's holiday season seemed busier than normal I am extremely thankful for my blessings. My favorite two memories from this year:
1) Walking with my son on Christmas Eve, looking at all the lights.
2) Driving home last night from the last in a looooong line of holiday events, talking about our favorite memories of the year.

I note these, because neither involved money or food and can become family traditions. Yes I think its good to reflect at the end of the holiday season so that I can move forward into the new year wiser and with a great appreciation for what I have.

PS. Its my one year Sparkiversary! Yes, I joined Spark as a New Year's Resolution and what a change it has made in my life. I know most resolutions are broken within 2 weeks of making them, but 2012 was one of my best years ever because of you'z guyz. Thanks for supporting me in my weakness and celebrating my strengths and victories.
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OVERWORKEDJANET 1/4/2013 6:02AM

    Congrats! emoticon

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MISSIFISH 1/3/2013 12:39PM

    Happy Sparkiversary!!! I too, am glad the holidays are done, and here's hoping 2013 is as good health/fitnesswise as 2012!

(Hope things are getting better too - I've been thinking of you!)

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CINERICIA 1/2/2013 11:44AM

    The best traditions are so often the simplest. I'm particularly fond of Christmas afternoon nap.

Lovely. Thank you for sharing and for the reminder to find the joy.

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VIXSTERLU 1/1/2013 11:02PM

    Way to go Rebecca!!! You are an inspiration. Hope year 2 brings many more goals and achievements too :)

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FITFOODIE806 1/1/2013 10:31PM

    Yeah! Such cool memories. Happy sparkaversary!

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ROXYZMOM 1/1/2013 10:15PM

    So glad you joined! Congrats!

Your two favorite holiday memories sounded great!

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BEAUTY_WITHIN 1/1/2013 2:59PM

    Happy anniversary! :) and those sound like great traditions!

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DOGLADY13 1/1/2013 2:50PM

    Here's to Year 2!

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BIGPAWSUP 1/1/2013 1:52PM

    Happy Anniversary! I remember walking around town with my mom as a kid. That is a lovely tradition that will stick with your child for life.

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KRISZTA11 1/1/2013 1:08PM

    emoticon to your successful 2012 and emoticon !

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LESLIELENORE 1/1/2013 11:25AM

    emoticon How awesome! Happy sparkversary!

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ONEKIDSMOM 1/1/2013 11:21AM

    emoticon emoticon Well then TWO happy wishes - for a great 2013, and happy Sparkversary!

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