What did you do in 2007 that you’d never done before?
~ Started an exercise routine
~ Lived alone
~Changed my life for the better.
~ Lots of naughty things I don’t think are appropriate for LJ

Did you keep your new years’ resolutions, and will you make more for next year?
~ Don’t make them. Haven’t for years. But if I did, I would have.

Did anyone close to you give birth?
~ My cousins are popping out babies like they’re going out of style.

Did anyone close to you die?
~ Thankfully, no.

What countries did you visit?
~The Deep South (sorry, this has got to count as a separate country)

What would you like to have in 2008 that you lacked in 2007?
~ A full-time teaching job
~ Financial freedom

What date from 2007 will remain etched upon your memory, and why?
~ June 8th. The day I broke up with Mary.

What was your biggest achievement of the year?
~ Losing 40 pounds

What was your biggest failure?
~ Not losing 50 pounds

Did you suffer illness or injury?
~ Nothing significant

What was the best thing you bought?
~ An iPod

Whose behaviour merited celebration?
~ gentledsoul, who jumped back into school with a vengeance.
~ nothernminx for dedicating herself so much to her students
~ graphixink and blujay718 for overcoming a terrible event
~ Anyone who took a step forward in their relationship
~ So many of my friends and family who I am so proud of.

Whose behaviour made you appalled and depressed?
~ I can’t think of anyone specifically. Possibly anyone who got upset at a Cam thing and appealed because they don’t want negative effects to their characters rather than for a good reason, but I can’t think of an exact person who might have.

Where did most of your money go?

What did you get really, really, really excited about?
~ I’m always excited about everything. Just the way I am.

What song will always remind you of 2007?
The Kinks – Better Things

Compared to this time last year, are you:

i. Happier or sadder?
~ Much happier.

ii. Thinner or fatter?
~ Much thinner.

iii. Richer or poorer?
~ A little richer (that’s what I’m concentrating on this year)

What do you wish you’d done more of?
~ Exercising

What do you wish you’d done less of?
~ Waiting.

How will you be spending Christmas?
~ Probably with my family, as per usual.

How many one-night stands?
~ It’s not really appropriate for me to say. And what do you consider a “one-night stand”?

What was your favourite tv program?
~ Supernatural

Do you hate anyone now that you didn’t hate this time last year?
~ Nope. Hate only comes back to you. When push come to shove, I love.

What was the best book you read?
~ Kushiel’s Dart and Kushiel’s Chosen tied on that one.

What was your greatest musical discovery?
~ Everything Lady Nicole and her father have introduced me to. Great Big Sea might be at the top, but just slightly.

What did you want and get?
~ Somebody to Top me and cherish my service.

What was your favourite film of this year?
~ Dragon Wars (just kidding). I don’t know. Maybe The Bourne Ultimatum, but I’d have to think about it more.

What did you do on your birthday, and how old were you?
~ I got up and helped cooked my birthday dinner while watching the parade they threw for me in New York on television. I turned 25.

How would you describe your personal fashion concept in 2007?
~ Sleak, and tight enough to show off my newer, sexier body.

What kept you sane?
~ My friends

Which celebrity/public figure did you fancy the most?
~ Kristen Bell

What political issue stirred you the most?
~ Either gay marriage or “Intelligent Design”

Who did you miss?
~ Anyone whom I only get to see occasionally, if at all (including the two people who I got this from)

Who was the best new person you met?
~ Lady Nicole

Tell us a valuable life lesson you learned in 2007:
The world is meant to be abundant in all ways, and we can have anything we want.

Quote a song lyric that sums up your year: “I know tomorrow you’ll find better things.”