Sunday, 18 May 2014

52 Lists - Moments I Will Always Remember

Jeez, there's lots of lots of moments I will always remember - where on earth do I start!?

 
52 Lists - Moments I Will Always Remember



Here's a few...


Aged 2 years and 10 months - visiting my brother in hospital just after the was born.

Aged 15 years and 11 months - seeing the musical Rent for the first time and falling in love with everything about it.

Aged 16 years and 8 months - beating my predicted GCSE results, especially in English Literature (A*!) and telling my English teacher (who had predicted me an A), 'I told you so!'.

Aged 18 years and 8 months - managing to stumble upon the red carpet premiere of Moulin Rouge in London's Leicester Square and getting to shake hands with Ewan McGregor.

Aged 19 years and 9 months - coming up out of the subway station at 34th Street in New York and being amazed by the skyscrapers and lights.

Aged 21 years and 9 months - peforming on a Carnival float for the first time and getting such a buzz from the music, laughter and audience reaction.

Aged 21 years and 11 months - parking up in a little car park for our first date and seeing Andrew stood on the side of the road waiting for me to arrive.

Aged 24 years and 4 months - seeing Andrew stood at the end of the church aisle waiting for me to swan up beside him to start the rest of our lives together.

Aged 26 years and 8 months - having our offer accepted on the house we wanted to make our home for the next 30+ years.

Aged 29 years and 5 months - being offered a place to study for a Masters degree in Librarianship with Aberystwyth University.

Aged 30 years and 2 days - skating (well, more like falling) hand in hand with Andrew round the ice rink at Somerset House in London after a fabulous 30th birthday weekend seeing Matilda the Musical at the Cambridge Theatre.



And I hope there's many more happy moments to come!
 
This post is part of Ema's (Made in Hunters) 52 Lists Project
For a full list of all the other lovely bloggy people taking part, visit Scarlett's site (WorkRestPlayLove) for a nosy!

8 comments:

  1. I'm amazed that you remember seeing your brother for the first time! I don't, and I was 3 1/4 at the time. I do remember that there was a thunder storm the night he was born, though...

    You've got some lovely memories there, Lou, and I'm sure there'll be many more to come! Love your wedding picture, too! xx

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    1. Aww thanks Angela, I think it must've been just such a shock when he was born (he was premature, in an incubator and I must've picked up on the fact that something was wrong) that I can just about remember it! :-) xx

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  2. Love this. I especially love that you went to Aberystwyth University. Me too!!!

    Jenny | sunny sweet pea xx

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    1. Yay! It's such a fab uni and town! :-) x

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  3. You made an absolutely gorgeous bride - ever put the dress on? For ironing and stuff....no, me neither.
    Beautiful list Lou
    M x Life Outside London

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    1. Thanks Michelle! I have thought about putting it on since the big day - mainly just to see if I still fit into it! :-) xx

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  4. I'm so impressed you can remember so many points in your life and how old you were. It would take me a lot of counting-on-fingers to work those things out :p xxx

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    1. Haha, I did do a bit of working out to see how many months it was! I knew when each one was, then I just had to add in how old I was! :-) xxx

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Thank you very much for all your lovely comments; I do have every intention of replying but sometimes life with a baby gets in the way...

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