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1. What did you do in 2008 that you'd never done before?: Had to say good bye to a parent.

2. Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for this year?: No I didn't so I kept it for this year.

3. What states/countries did you visit?:Ohio

4. What would you like to have in 2009 that you lacked in 2008?: More time to spend with DH

5. What dates from 2008 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?: Feb. 20th Momma passed. Oct. 7 son got married.

6. What was your biggest achievement of the year?:Beginning the process of down sizing my hoousehold belongings.

7. What was your biggest failure?: Loosing site of what was really important in life and stewing in self pity.

8. Did you suffer illness or injury?: Yes injured my knee and still don't know exactly what it is that occasionally bothers me.

9. What was the best thing you bought?: books

10. Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed?: Several people did things that upset me but none caused me to be depressed.

11. Where did most of your money go?: bills

12. What are you really, really, really excited about?: being able to spend time with DH and to do things with him like travel and date.

13. What song will always remind you of 2008?:
Don't have one

14. Compared to this time last year, are you:
a) happier or sadder? : happier

b) Bigger or smaller? : smaller

c) richer or poorer? : about the same

15. What do you wish you'd done more of? :me time so that I could be better prepared to deal with life.

16. What do you wish you'd done less of? :self pity eating

17. How did you spend New Years Eve? :quietly, DH was at work.

18. What was your favorite month of 2008? :September

19. Did you fall in love in 2008? : Stayed in love with dh

20. What were your favorite TV programs?: CSIs, Bones, Numbers, Monk, The Mentalist.

21. What was the best book you read? :Too many to pick just one.

22. What did you want and get?:

23. What did you want and not get?: a room just for my sewing and crafts.

24. What was your favorite film of this year? Didn't have one.

25. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?:Nothing, and I was 51

26. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?: If all the weddings go off without a problem and their homes get a good start.

27. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2008? :comfortable, not trendy, functional.

28. What kept you sane?: DH

29. Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?: I admired Sarah Palin and her strong stand on what she believes.

30. What political issue stirred you the most?:The election this year and how the media twisted so much on both sides.

31. Who was the best new person you met?:

32. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2008.:It is okay to take time to smell the roses.


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1/20/09 4:05 A

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1. What did you do in 2008 that you'd never done before?: Lost weight and KEPT it off

2. Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for this year?: Don't make them

3. What states/countries did you visit?:No vacation in 2008

4. What would you like to have in 2009 that you lacked in 2008?: Vacation (we have booked 2)

5. What dates from 2008 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?:15th March..Mum and Dads Golden Wedding

6. What was your biggest achievement of the year?:Losing weight and organising the Golden Wedding 'do'

7. What was your biggest failure?: Putting half the weight I lost back on, had lost 33lbs, but by year end it was just 17lbs

8. Did you suffer illness or injury?: Only colds etc

9. What was the best thing you bought?:Computer and then found Spark

10. Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed?:Politicians

11. Where did most of your money go?: Apart from bills, paying for the Golden Wedding 'do'

12. What are you really, really, really excited about?:not much!!

13. What song will always remind you of 2008?:

14. Compared to this time last year, are you:
a) happier or sadder? : happier

b) Bigger or smaller? : smaller

c) richer or poorer? : about the same

15. What do you wish you'd done more of? :exercise

16. What do you wish you'd done less of? : sitting around

17. How did you spend New Years Eve? : at home with dh, eldest son and ddil

18. What was your favorite month of 2008? :June

19. Did you fall in love in 2008? : Stayed in love with dh

20. What were your favorite TV programs?: CSIs, Criminal Minds, Bones, Army Wives, Dr Who, Torchwood

21. What was the best book you read? :The Villa in Italy, by Kate Morton

22. What did you want and get?: Successful Golden Wedding party for parents

23. What did you want and not get?: Vacation

24. What was your favorite film of this year?:Too many to pick one

25. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?:Went for a Thai meal, was 55

26. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?: If eldest son and wife could conceive

27. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2008? :Non-Trandy, as normal..lol

28. What kept you sane?: DH

29. Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?: Johnny Depp

30. What political issue stirred you the most?:I enjoyed watching the American Election. Over here just watching us slide into recession and wondering if our money is safe!!

31. Who was the best new person you met?:Quite a few on Spark in cyber space and 1 I met in London from Virginia Beach

32. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2008.:Don't always take yourself so seriously



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1/20/09 3:29 A

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I copied this from another team and thought you all might like to do this. You can do the whole thing or just a few at a time.

Copy and Paste your answers.


1. What did you do in 2008 that you'd never done before?

2. Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for this year?

3. What states/countries did you visit?

4. What would you like to have in 2009 that you lacked in 2008?

5. What dates from 2008 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?

6. What was your biggest achievement of the year?

7. What was your biggest failure?

8. Did you suffer illness or injury?

9. What was the best thing you bought?

10. Whose behavior made you appalled and depressed?

11. Where did most of your money go?

12. What are you really, really, really excited about?

13. What song will always remind you of 2008?

14. Compared to this time last year, are you:
a) happier or sadder?

b) Bigger or smaller?

c) richer or poorer?

15. What do you wish you'd done more of?

16. What do you wish you'd done less of?

17. How did you spend New Years Eve?

18. What was your favorite month of 2008?

19. Did you fall in love in 2008?

20. What were your favorite TV programs?

21. What was the best book you read?

22. What did you want and get?

23. What did you want and not get?

24. What was your favorite film of this year?

25. What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?

26. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?

27. How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2008?

28. What kept you sane?

29. Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?

30. What political issue stirred you the most?

31. Who was the best new person you met?

32. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2008.

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Edited by: BKP4166 at: 1/20/2009 (03:32)
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