|Kyla and Bax finally getting along
*Being confident enough to ride (snowboard) without my huge knee brace on. It was the first time in YEARS that I've done it.
|At the Sex Ed Conference :)
*I sold my body for money and research.
|I love energy drinks
*AbortionChat's blog was created
*Having people agree to a panel in 2015
*Receiving grant funding for AbortionChat
*The Sex Ed Conference
*Getting a new job as a reporter
|March Against Monsanto!
|Literary Death Match!
*Becoming friends with Mormons~who broke into my house to make me Depression Pie
*Adding Kyla to my little dog family
|The boy I woke up to stargaze
|Working with Planned Parenthood
*Waking a boy up at 2am to go stargazing after arriving late from Boston
*The 30 Day Challenge: No caffeine for 30 days. It was hell. But I did it!
*Friends who donated to Baxter's veterinary care
|My favorite Twitter Friend, Liz :)
*Finally quitting Rite Aid (really this time!)
|The yard sale for Baxter
*Finding a crappy place to live, but having an awesome landlord
*Making new friends
*A co worker's wedding
*Celebrating a friend's housewarming and engagement!
*Completing the A to Z Challenge!
|Bax's tattoo :)
Laura and I with Cheryl Strayed and
*Writing an IOU to the local McDonald's
*Getting out of being arrested for my car registration being suspended due to unpaid EZ Pass ness
*Meeting twitter friends in real life!
*Seeing Hunger Games 2!
*Having a roommate who made me breakfast almost every morning
*Literary Death Match in Portland
*Getting my panel accepted at SEWSA 2014!
*My Baxter Tattoo
*Working with Planned Parenthood to help create a 39 ft patient safety zone!
|Laura after a day at
*My sister visiting Maine and FINALLY getting to take her snowboarding
Not So Favorites:
Getting locked in a basement thanks to my sketchy roommate.
Baxter getting sick. Then getting sick again. Then needing surgery. Then being hurt again.
A friend from down south dying.
An awful eye infection.
Getting fired from being a reporter.
My Mormon friends getting shipped to other places.
Kyla being diagnosed with heartworm.
The 10th anniversary of Kellie's death.
Ex boyfriend kicking my door in an almost having to get a restraining order.
The $4,500 vet bill I'm still paying off
It has been an incredible year. It's awesome to see how much I've changed in 365 days. I'm excited to see what 2014 will bring.
For all of you going out tonight, be safe. And remember that every day, you can change your life :)