/ 2015 answers
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Nothing really new, but started yoga againDid you keep your New Years Resolutions and will you make more for next year?
I made some, but didn't keep them. 2018 will be betterDid anyone close to you give birth?
Sandra had Sophie, Melinda had LuisDid anyone close to you die?
NoWhat countries did you visit?
Ireland, UKWhat would you like to have in 2018 that you lacked in 2017?
More time for myself and more time for my boys, all of them - same as last yearWhat dates in 2017 will remain etched on your memory and why?
no one particular dateWhat was your biggest achievement of the year?
Keeping my work team together in spite of resourcing problems and workloadWhat was your biggest failure?
Not looking after myself, not losing weight, drinking too much (as last year)Did you suffer illness or injury?
Constant ache in my right arm and lower backWhat was the best thing you bought?
iphone 7Whose behaviour merited celebration?
Still my wonderful sister...and my wonderful AlanWhere did most of your money go?
Childcare - still, followed by a few holidays to the UKWhat did you get really really excited about?
a few of the kids films - ie Paddington 2, Despicable Me 3 (yes, sad I know!)What song will always remind you of 2017?
"You're welcome" from the Vaiana filmCompared to this time last year are you:
a) happier or sadder - sadder
b) thinner or fatter - fatter
c) richer or poorer - richerWhat do you wish you'd done more of?
more running and exerciseWhat do you wish you'd done less of?
work and worryingHow will you be spending Christmas?
We spent it here in Zurich just the 4 of usWhat was your favourite month of 2017?
finally getting to the end of the school in July and gong on holidayWhat was your favourite TV programme?
House of Cards, Unabomber, Limitless, Crossing Lines, Dirk Gently, Ray DonovanWhat was the best book you read? Best Book (Fiction)
: Timur Vermes: Look Who's Back What was your greatest musical discovery?
Playlists on Spotify!What did you want and get?
books for christmasWhat did you want and not get?
More time to myselfWhat was your favourite film of this year?
Paddington 2What did you do on your birthday and how old were you?
I turned 44, no bid celebrationsWhat one thing would have made your year immeasurably more satisfying?
more time to myself, to read and blog (same as last year)What kept you sane?
my kindle, oh, and Alan :-)Who did you miss?
my sister, we seem so far apart (same as last year)
my mates sal, mags, caroline, jane (but now she's closer!)Who was the best new person you met?
-Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2016
I need to "brake", otherwise I will break. I need to be be kinder to myself.