Memory Fridays: The Year in Photos

Liz Gilbert reads from "Committed."

I turn 29 years old. Sarah grows out of my shoulder.

We move into our new apartment together. 

I start cooking more in our new kitchen!

Chris' Xmas gifts hang over our bed (a triptych!)


Oscar falls in love.

Doug grills a new Arc employee.

Happy wedding, Adam Fisher!

Anne and I brave the elements to learn of Colonial NYC.

The garden starts...

The garden grows!

Easter in Seattle.

Chris meets the Sci Fi museum. 

Leigh's bday!

The garden moves outside to our deck.

I start walking 2 miles over the Brooklyn Bridge in the mornings.

Lunch with Tejal and Avi in Boston.

My first public fiction reading at 92-Y.

Mother's Day with Mom up in Yorktown.

Chris' Dad and Beth visit and we take a boat ride around NYC.

The Sarahs visit Brooklyn... and we do a walking tour!

Me and the Sarahs get keys to the city.

Lindsay gets married in NJ. 
Summer party happens on our deck... over 40 people attend!

9 days in Iowa to read and write... and meet new friends from Singapore!

First squash picked... and eaten.

Hottest trip to DC ever.

Courtney gets ready to have a baby!

Our weekly dinner party continues onto "Breaking Bad" after LOST ended.

Evelyn and Dani get married.

Chris turns 26 and we do dinner and Barge Music under the Brooklyn Bridge.

Kathryn and Aaron get maaaaaried!

We travel Portland with Angela and Lucie.

We find gorges.

The sibs and I go apple picking.

Chris contemplates this old bus at Atlantic Antic.

The LOST ladies at Britt's shower.

I see (and ask a question of!) Dave Eggers. Finally.

We take a hike with Chris' mom in Wisconsin.


Back down to DC for the Rally to Restore Sanity...

And for the Reddit after-party.

Steve becomes Julia Child for Halloween.

We play Jim and Pam from The Office.

Katie becomes Carmen Sandiego!

We choose a place and date for our wedding... August 13 at Lasdon Arboretum.

I start studying memory for Project Learn. Oscar helps.

Britt and LoSacco get married... and we're in the wedding!

Thanksgiving in Yorktown... mmmm turkey.

Another trip to Wisconsin, but this time for Xmas festivities!

We decorate the tree for the first time together.

The LOST group has a Secret Santa party!

And there's a BABY! (Hi, Jackson!)

Christmas in Yorktown; clearly one of us ate our Wheaties.

A blizzard hits Brooklyn to end the year with snow, slush and SCARVES!


kate said...

Haha! so many good photos! Happy New Year!

Anonymous said...

I somehow knew in my post-champagne haze that I needed to navigate to your blog today to be both recharged and grounded. As usual, you never disappoint. Happy '11 Jepting! -Leigh

Jen said...

Oh, Leigh, that made my day! Thank you so much- happy new year. xoxo J