The beginning of a new year brings a refreshing start but is also a time to reflect on the year that has passed and the moments that were shared. It puts a smile on my face to re-live such a blessed year with family and friends, and to have met the love of my life.

My Favorite Moments:

Made new friends in an unexpected place. cork1

A couple friends had babies (A new life is always a special moment!) Consider me Auntie Des to 3 beautiful bundles of joy.cork2Moved to Santa Monica to be by the beach. Then had to bring Chris back to enjoy the serenity.

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Met 25 guys as The Bachelorette (Grateful for that opportunity)

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Fell in love with Chris, the baseball player turned poet and got engaged! Happiest day of my life!cork5

 

Moved to Seattle to be with Chris and begin our life together. We love exploring Seattle as a couple!

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Creating “Firsts” and making friends. Love the Mesniks.

cork7 Being with both families for our first Holiday season together. Makes me smile just typing that. Love my cute lil’ parents. Bringing in the New Year with old and new friends! cork8Here’s to making 2014 even better and never forgetting the moments that made 2013 a year I will never forget.