All About Me Friday – I am so proud I could burst

Today’s prompt for my all about me Fridays, is my proudest moment.  Sadly, weirdly, I am not sure how to state it I had to really think on this one and probably still am not coming up with the right answers.

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The first thing that popped into my head was while I was a senior in high school, and I received several different scholarships for school at our local community college.  Yes it was only a community college, but I’d have enough for classes, books, and some to live off of.  Also getting the acceptance letter was a pretty proud feeling, not that it should have been hard to get into the community college at all, but still.  I was after all an honor student and had been in choir since I could be.  I was able to do two years completely paid for, I wish I had finished out the office assistant, but that whole internship portion scared the crap out of me.
Next comes to mind the day Jason, and I got married.  We had paid for most of it ourselves, we had done all the leg work ourselves for the most part and I just felt proud that we made it.  After being together 5 years before getting married, and we were finally there, ready to start our life officially together.

wedding with bridesmaids

wedding day - bride and groom
Living through 2007 and coming out stronger and bolder and more bonded then ever.  2007 was an awful awful year for us, and I hope and pray we never ever have another year like it.  But I am proud that we made it, and here we are much more settled than we’d ever had been had that year not happened.

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  • awesome post, and it’s so nice to meet your Angie! I wish I would have went to the Community College in my area, I ended up going online to the University of Phoenix.

  • aprilaakre

    great post. I am excited to read more of your posts from this blog challenge.

  • MelissaSayWhat

    Paying for college and a wedding are HUGE accomplishments! You should be very proud! Way to go girl!

  • Thank you Melissa 🙂

  • They are probably my favorite day of the week right now. I’ll bad sad when I finish the list, I’ll have to find something else then lol

  • Thank you Jess!!

  • Thank you Stacie!! I really need to actually finish our scrapbook sometime lol

  • Stacie Wyatt

    great post. I love the pictures, especially the wedding scrap book. beautiful

  • Thank you – I love that we did the planning and the paying, so its something!