my 100th post in 2007, yay!it's time to look at this year in review. Since 2001 I had an account over at Livejournal and every year we (my college friends & family) would do an epilogue meme at the end of the year. I have changed it up a bit to make it more crafty, feel free to post it on your blog too.
2. Did you keep your new years' resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
3. Did anyone close to you give birth?
4. Did anyone close to you die?
5. What countries did you visit?
6. What would you like to have in 2008 that you lacked in 2007?
8. What was your biggest achievement of the year?
9. What was your biggest failure?
10. Did you suffer illness or injury?
11. What was the best thing you bought?
12. What was your most expensive craft-related purchase? Fabric shopping spree in Japan.
13. What did you get really, really, really excited about? Going to Japan.
14. Compared to this time last year, are you:
Richer or poorer? richer
17. Is your UFO pile bigger or smaller? bigger
21. What was your best web discovery of the year? this week I discovered facebook...
23. Who/what inspired you this year? just about all of the 60+ bloggers that I read regularly. The heart stopping inspiration though came from the 2007 Tokyo International Quilt show photos from Moonstitches and moving hands.
24. What was your favorite craft project (made by someone else)? Moonstitches' wool owls.
25. What was your favorite craft project (made by you)? English paper pieced diamonds.
26. What was the best book you read? Time Traveler's Wife
27. And the best craft book/magazine? I got so many good ones in Japan...
28. What did you want and get? International travel (yay Japan!)
29. What did you want and not get? A baby
30. What was your favorite film of this year? The Namesake
31. What one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying? getting to spend my summer break at home and quilting.
32. What kept you sane? quilting. the internet.
33. Who did you miss? My sisters.
34. Who was the best new person you met? The best friends I made from people I already knew are Jamie & Mayu
35. Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2007: Sometimes life isn't as long as we think it is going to be.