January.

  • Someone changed the Hollywood sign to say Hollyweed.
  • Three friends (I, II, III) made a daily happy list because of me.
  • Remembering it's National Hot Tea month before it's too late.
  • Shameless got an eighth season.
  • Being reminded why I love Sunrise Earth so much.
  • Talking with Christina about dyeing my hair, and her dyeing hers purple.
  • Twin Peaks finally having a release date.
  • Trailer for the new season of Bates Motel.
  • Enjoying Borderlands 2, though I wasn't sure I would.
  • Helping Christina choose a photo for her Facebook profile.
  • Watching Derek, and Julie count the days till they get married.
  • Mama's Family marathon on tv.
  • Ringling Brothers Circus shutting down.
  • Seeing pictures of Michelle, and Gabe's son, Theodore.
  • Seeing all the photos, and videos from the Women's March.
  • Everything about Derek, and Julie's wedding. It's all so gorgeous.
  • Being able to bring Stubbs with me to the new apartment.
  • Krispy Kreme doughnuts after not having them for two months.
  • IHOP after not having it for months.
    • Strawberry banana pancakes with strawberry syrup.
    • An omelette with cheddar cheese, and sausage.
  • Starting a quest with Tiffany on Habitica.
  • Falling in love with Japan all over again via the honeymoon photos from Derek, and Julie.

February.

  • New apartment is better than I thought it would be, so far.
  • Continuing to fall deeper in love with Japan.
  • Beyoncé announced she's having twins.
  • Hearing wind chimes outside the new apartment.
  • Cable box finally works, so I don't have to call Comcast.
  • Matching bath mat, towels, and shower curtain for the bathroom.
  • Washer, and dryer in the apartment so I can do my own laundry whenever I please. (Which means warm hoodies fresh from the dryer when it's cold, again!)
  • Watching Sense8 with Tiffany.
  • Realising how useful, and fun Habitica is.
  • Looking at room/house tours with Lorena.
  • The replacement mug for the one I broke, from DavidsTea, came. (I'm so happy I could replace it, because that mug is one of my favourites, and I was devastated when I accidentally broke it.)
  • Bought Fallout 3, and Fallout New Vegas.
  • Keeping a 50+ day streak on Duolingo, and Habitica.
  • Moonlight won best picture at the Oscars.
  • Krispy Kreme donuts.

March.

  • Bought some Girl Scout cookies! First time I've had Thin Mints in years.
  • Trying Google Calendar so I have an easier time remembering things.
  • Finally having a release date for Outlast II.
  • Finally having a release date for What Remains of Edith Finch.
  • The smell of freshly cut grass coming through my bedroom window.
  • Seeing Patrick Stewart cuddling with his dog.
  • Having a deep, meaningful conversation about lots of things with Lorena.
  • 80°F/26°C winter days with clear skies. (I could get used to this!)
  • Treating myself to ice cream after not having it for months, and not feeling guilty while eating it.
  • Friends (I, II, III) complimenting me on my photography.
  • Using a new shampoo, and conditioner my hair loves.
  • Long stretches of beautiful summer-like days (when it's still cold where I used to live) where I can leave the windows open instead of closing them, and having to turn the heat on!
  • Seeing a friend of mine realise living in Missouri is quite possibly (to us, and the people I've known who've lived there, and hated it) the worst, and watching her move back to Arizona.
  • Buying tulips for the first time in a little over a year. Twice!

April.

  • Watching as many St. Louis Cardinals games as I'm able to.
  • Finally having chocolate cake after craving it for weeks!
  • Seeing Cohh unbox gifts from friends for his son, Roen.
  • Earning trophies for Fallout 4. (Trying to earn my first platinum trophy.)
  • Hearing thunder outside, and not having to worry about tornadoes/tornado warnings/watches.
  • Finally found/bought some Otter Pops so I can try them!
  • Buying Tootsie Roll Pops, and Rice Krispies Treats to snack on.
  • New Star Wars official trailer, and poster.
  • Finding The Wonder Years on Netflix. My mom, and I used to watch this show when I was a kid; watching it reminds me of her.
  • Having enough time to mentally prepare for people coming into the apartment tomorrow to make sure the air conditioner works before high summer rolls around.
  • Saw Jessica's Instagram story full of my favourite Disney character; her shirt, her hat, the topiary.
  • Watching Cohh play Outlast 2.
  • Earned my first platinum trophy on PlayStation.
  • Knowing the AC unit works in the apartment before the heat comes.

May.

  • Making plans with Tiffany to watch season two of Sense8.
  • Being reminded how many amazing friends I have.
  • Being reminded how lucky I am to have the best friends.
  • Trying something new with my bullet journal.
  • Watching Christina sell lularoe stuff live.
  • My first pair of leggings.
  • Being complimented on my leggings.
  • Added stickers, and washi tape to my bullet journal to try making it look prettier (like the ones I admire).
  • Seeing friends of mine getting engaged.
  • "You're so great." - Lorena
  • Seeing a picture of Cohh, and Laina's wedding.
  • Having friends that are supportive of me, my hopes, and dreams.
  • Becoming more comfortable with my bullet journalling skills.
  • Having friends that are understanding of my mental health.
  • Seeing a picture of Mike, and Pei after they got engaged.
  • Being able to plan my June layout for my bullet journal ahead of time.
  • Making a list of things to look forward to easily.
  • Seeing people celebrating summer a month early.
  • Having friends that are understanding of current situations.
  • Managing to weigh myself only once a week no matter how difficult it is to keep it to just that one time a week, and not falling into old (unhealthy) habits (like starving myself to lose weight faster, if I notice it isn't coming off fast enough for my liking).
  • Becoming more comfortable with my handwriting.
  • Seeing the Far Cry 5 trailer! It looks awesome.
  • Starting to write in a physical journal rather than a notepad on my phone.
  • Already having my layout done for June in my bullet journal, so all I have to do is start using it.

June.

  • This Is Us has been greenlit for seasons two, and three.
  • Lots of awesome things (I want) announced at the WWDC.
  • Hearing someone say they can tell I'm losing weight.
  • Ate a whole pint of Ben & Jerry's Chocolate Therapy by myself for the first time in months.
  • Hearing Christina call me one of her best friends.
  • Finding One Punch Mode on Dead Island Definitive Edition.
  • Being mild enough outside to leave the windows open.
  • Hearing the birds, and wind chimes outside.
  • A "pro members only" sale at GameStop.
  • All the new games (I want) from E3.
  • Treated myself to some Chips Ahoy! chocolate chip cookies.
  • Sense 8 is getting a two hour series finale episode.
  • Started replaying BioShock Infinite.
  • Preacher season two started.
  • Saw Lorena's cats play fighting.
  • Jumanji trailer!
  • Treated myself to some Reese's cups.
  • Becca got a beautiful, new camera.

July.

  • Chose a different class on Habitica. Plan on doing all four classes; three down, one more to go.
  • Becca sent me the best dog meme.
  • Free Slurpee Day.
  • Having a dream about puppies.
  • Seeing the yummy looking things from Cold Stone for Shark Week.
  • Finally having a release date for Stranger Things season two!
  • Derek, and Julie moved into their new apartment.
  • Female cast as the Doctor on Doctor Who, for the first time.
  • Painted my fingernails for the first time in about a year.
  • Painted my toenails for the first time in a few years.
  • Seeing all the lovely photos from Christina's trip to Florida.
  • Emmy Rossum, and Sam Esmail got married!
  • Christina adopted a corgi!
  • Read two books in one week, for the first time.
  • Mandi adopted a French bulldog!

August.

  • Pizza!
  • Mike, and Pei got married!
  • Treated myself to ice cream.
  • Christina got an Apple Watch!
  • Found out premiere dates for This is Us, and Mr. Robot.
  • Story mode of The Long Dark finally came out.
  • Made a 100+ point word on Words With Friends, twice.
  • Mandi got Beats headphones.
  • Finally saw a trailer for The Evil Within 2.
  • Mild enough outside I could leave the windows open for a couple hours.
  • Listening to a friend gush over a date she had with a cute boy.
  • Mandi got a new truck!
  • Chloe, and Alex are moving back to California.
  • Pei, and Mike adopted a second dog, Terra.
  • Alexis adopted a bunny.
  • Previews for the new season of Black Mirror.
  • Saw my friend's beautiful photos of the solar eclipse.

September.

  • Birthday month!
  • Finished Watch Dogs 2.
  • Made one full year on Timehop!
  • Unlocked all the mounts on Habitica.
  • Earned two new badges on Habitica.
  • Got flowers for the first time in months.
  • GOT THE INTERNET, AND TELEVISION BACK AFTER NOT HAVING THEM FOR FOUR MONTHS.
    • Lorena got her internet back, too!
  • Bought Prey, and Outlast Trinity.
  • Birthday presents from Lorena, and Ellie.
  • Christina is getting Halloween leggings!
  • Unsolved Mysteries marathon on Lifetime.
  • Finally saw a trailer for Marvel's Punisher on Netflix!
  • Birthday present from Tiffany.
  • Being sent Disney leggings from Christina!
  • Freeing my pets, and mounts on Habitica so I can rehatch them.
  • Seeing Emma's new tattoo about books.
  • Bought a cake for my birthday.
  • Cake for breakfast.
  • Being sent Halloween leggings, and a shirt from Christina!
  • Helped Tiffany pick some leggings to try.
  • Knowing I have more birthday presents coming.
  • Book of the Month is offering John Green's new novel, Turtles All the Way Down, free to members.
  • Seeing Samantha's new tattoo, inspired by a book she loves.
  • Seeing all the beautiful photos from Derek, and Julie's birthday (hers) vacation to Hawaii.

October.

  • FAVOURITE MONTH!
  • Knowing all my friends in Las Vegas are safe.
  • Seeing pictures of all the pumpkins.
  • Lots of pictures on Timehop of Lex on his birthday.
  • Finished Dirty John.
  • California first state to require pet stores to sell only rescue animals.
  • The Walking Dead marathon on AMC.
  • Chloe, and Alex moved to Los Angeles!
  • Finding new tv shows I love to binge watch.
  • Participated in the "me too" movement on Twitter.
  • Finally being given a release date for The Punisher on Netflix.
  • Finding a game I want on sale!
  • STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI TRAILER!
  • Sonya announced her second pregnancy!
  • Made Megan laugh.
  • Saw Cohh on Bethesda's official YouTube page.
  • Bought Wolfenstein The Two Pack, and The Evil Within 2.
  • Pre-ordered Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus.
  • Streamed Wolfenstein: The New Order from start to finish on Twitch.
  • The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror marathon.

November.

  • Tiffany helped me reconsider changing my name on Twitch.
  • Doughnuts for the first time in almost a year!
  • NEW SEASON OF SHAMELESS!
  • Preacher, Shameless, and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt got renewed!
  • Watched the entire second season of Stranger Things with Tiffany.
  • Got caught up on Orange is the New Black.
  • Tiffany's brother's girlfriend is pregnant with twins!
  • Chrissy Teigen announced her second pregnancy!
  • Listening to the rain outside my window.

December.

  • Welcome to Hell skit on SNL.
  • Rescued Bottle & Cappy in Fallout Shelter.
  • Release date, AND! a trailer for season four of Black Mirror.
  • New trailer for Death Stranding.
  • Binge watching Cheyenne's vlogmas videos.
  • Bought holiday cards to send my friends.
  • Asked some friends if I could send them a holiday card, and most of them said yes!
  • Being brave in the face of fear.
  • Cohh, and his family got a new puppy named Booker!
  • Cohh got his first tattoo.
jan 1 2017 ∞
jun 4 2018 +
user picture monday: I'm so happy you count me as a friend! I feel like we get to know each other a lot through lists and I'm loving to get to know you :) jan 4 2017
user picture pinkfleur: Going back to January -- I love Sunrise Earth! When it aired on tv, I used to put it on while I was getting ready for work in the morning. It was such a peaceful and beautiful way to start the day. mar 30 2017