+ Chopped off the rest of my hair at Osgood O'Neil. That makes over 14 inches I've cut off this year.
+ Attended the Handmade Holiday event at West Elm and found a lovely little gift from Red or Gray Art for my sister.
+ First time to check out the Dallas Flea. I'm so inspired by indie artists.
+ My nephew had his first birthday. Such a handsome little man.
+ I purchased my first Christmas tree and decorated for the holidays.
+ Participated in the annual Salvation Army Angel Tree and I had so much fun shopping for my angels.
+ My mom came for a visit with her friend and it was fun to have a house full of guests.
+ During the visit we did a lot of shopping, but we also attended Kodachrome Christmas.
+ On a sad note; a personal tragedy with Ollie.
+ Started updated the shop office. Fresh paint, new furniture and flooring.
+ Started the 12 days of Christmas tradition with cc and she loved it!
+ We took a day trip over to Denton to visit a lady we actually met at the Dallas Flea. We purchased a piece of her repurposed furniture for my office.
+ The exterior of the house if getting a makeover. We are updating the color with a fresh coat of paint.
+ We had mini carolers at our house. 5-6 children with their mothers stopped by to wish us a Merry Christmas.
+ We kept our annual tradition of decorating sugar cookies.
+ Attended a beautiful Christmas Eve service and realized I had maybe found balance in my life after all.
+ I had lunch with an old friend that was long over due. It was good to visit with her.
+ I had a blast with the December challenge. Making gift wrapping a creative experience elevated the experience and I actually enjoyed the process.
+ Decided to take a chance on putting myself out "here" more and started the challenges, this chronicle page, and my seasonal recording page.
+ We ended the month by running our second business through New Year's and went to sleep on the 31st very happy.
I'm looking forward to a very adventurous 2012.