I know that it is already 2012, but lo and behold I was fast asleep when the ball dropped last night. So here is a blog of thankfulness for 2011, arguably one of the very best and most fulfilling years of my young family's life!
J A N U A R Y
I turned 25 and made a list of goals for the year. The truth is that I have a lot still to finish, and my birthday is 10 days away! Yikers.
F E B R U A R Y
My new niece Charis was born! She is such sweet girl, is a the perfect addition to my sister's family.
M A R C H
Gingiber was named the #1 etsy shop for nursery decor by Babble.com! Such an honor and motivator for growing my business :)
A P R I L
In April we announced that we were expecting another little Bloomfield!
M A Y
In May we closed on our little house in Springfield, MO! We were so blessed to sell it given the housing market. Definitely a big amazing highlight :)
J U N E
We found out that we were having another girl!
My owlphabet print was in DIY Magazine! Granted it is in the background of the picture, but still it counts!
A U G U S T
I added my line of animal pillows to the Gingiber shop in August!
S E P T E M B E R
The month of September was filled with lots of decorating the girls' shared room! I made this headboard for Violet and she loved it!
O C T O B E R
I hit 500 Etsy sales in October!
N O V E M B E R
Miss Lucy Emmeline Bloomfield was born on November 11th, 2011 (11.11.11)! Great birthday, right? We so did not plan it :)
D E C E M B E R
I was honored to be named the Etsy Featured Seller on Decembr 5th! Definitely a big step for my business and a dream come true!
So there you have it. 2011. Amazing. Fulfilling. A year of growing. Letting go of the old, and making way for new goals and dreams.
Perhaps 2012 will be even better? Be still my heart!