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13/12/2012 at 12:14
Another year is almost over! How has 2012 been for you? I think ours was pretty good over all...
Watched my wonderful friend marry a wonderful man in ThailandCelebrated my best friend's engagement after her fiance popped the question in Thailand- I kept that a secret for a whole year too so was very relieved when it finally happened! Celebrated our first year as a married coupleHave had some amazing days/nights out in DubaiFell pregnant with number 2Watched my baby turn into a confident little girl and blossom at nursery H got a promotion
One of my closest friends' dad lost his battle with cancerEveryday I miss being home with family and friendsI celebrated my last 20 something birthday :-(
So what about you?!
13/12/2012 at 12:21
Safe arrival of Isaac
Watching both my boys grow
Getting a fab new job
Getting mega money back from ppi
Hs mum deteriorate with her illness
Culling my parents
Really struggling with childcare
My current job at the moment (just so hard with shifts and NO childcare)
Meant to add, turning 31 Eugh!!!
13/12/2012 at 12:35
Married my wonderful H and had an amazing honeymoon
Gave birth to my beautiful son
Was bridesmaid for my best friend
Got a pay rise at work
Celebrated SIL engagement
Finally decorated the living room
Had to cancel holiday die to pregnancy
The promotion of been waiting for all year came up 5 weeks before my due date so I couldn't really go for it
We were unable to buy a house as savings went to a sensible new car and put away for my mat leave
13/12/2012 at 12:36
Safe arrival of my nephew
passing my driving test
H not getting the promotion he was promised
M's leg/ligament problems
13/12/2012 at 12:47
Safe arrival of O!
Being lucky enough to stay at home and watch O grow up!
Moving into a fab new house
Making lots of new friends
Meeting some lovely internet weirdies!
Moving away from my family
My anxiety issues coming back
13/12/2012 at 13:30
Good - watching M grow into a lovely little girl
Having a nice holiday in the sun
Bad - my missed miscarriage in October and the complications during the erpc.
Ending the year with constant illnesses - I need another holiday!
My messy house :(
13/12/2012 at 13:54
had my gorgeous boy in June
H passed a few tests and appearances on the knowledge
Was lucky enough to receive a windfall
Being proud if my T for being a lovely big brother
I lost my lovely grandad
Watching my dad struggle with the loss of his dad
A couple of good friends have split up after almost 10 years
13/12/2012 at 14:06
My neice arrived
My friend had her baby
H got a promotion at work
I got 7 months off work maternity leave
My friends separated (although there's a chance they might reunite)
My ongoing treatment for irregular smear which is uncomfortable
H gave up his promotion at work as it was putting too much of a strain on our family life
H and my relationship has gone down hill (although looking at getting this back on track now)
13/12/2012 at 15:58
Moved into a lovely wee flat (privately renting, but feels much more homely than the last place we were in)
Welcomed our nephew into the world
Went on our long anticipated Honeymoon
Got a new job via a Secondment that was made permanent
My dad has lost lots of weight all off his own back and is looking fantastic for it and i'm so proud of him (even if he doesn't think it's a big deal)
Will be celebrating our first wedding anniversary on Saturday
lost my grandad after an incredibly long illness
H's knee has been getting worse and we think it's going to need operated on
Overall it's been a good year. Which i'm glad about as last year was pretty rubbish and i couldn't wait for it to be over (apart from the wedding part obviously)
13/12/2012 at 16:12
Aw darn hormones, this thread has me wellin up ladies!
There is lots I could say but in short, and main -
Bad - Finding out we were very unlikely to conceive naturally
Good - Doing IVF and becoming pregnant
So am ending this year feeling very blessed to be where we are in life, each year will always have ups and downs, but we have got to a point I didn't think we'd reach and I'm so grateful (and fluffy emotional apparently )
13/12/2012 at 19:05
We got married
Had an amazing honeymoon in Scotland
Watched team GB at the Olympics! It was the luck of the draw and that I bought the wrong tickets
BIL finally came up and visited.
MrB's settled into his CISCO course. So proud of him for doing this.
Still in the same job with even less chance of promotion.
MrBs health could be better.
My Grandpa's deterioration
Cold feet over applying for a pcge.
13/12/2012 at 20:03
H came back safely from Afghan, after a long, rubbish 7 months apart
I quickly fell pregnant with our first baby
We celebrated our first wedding anniversary
We'll spend our first Xmas together in our own home
We may even have our new arrival this year, if we are very lucky
After a horrible battle with many fertility issues, my SIL and Brother are expecting number 2!
I settled into a new job (don't necesarily like it, but a job is a job right now)
I lost my beloved grandad in the last few weeks
Nan is struggling too, and will spend Xmas in hospital by the looks of things
Overall, 2012 has been pretty special, as the latter 2 happened only in the last weeks.
13/12/2012 at 20:39
I married the most amazing man i know
I had the most amazing honeymoon in Mexico
Welcomed a brand new nephew into the world
Me and OH became godparents to my best friends little girl
We lost our baby
We had to say goodbye to our Australian Family
Had lots of family issues which seemed to have got worse since our misscarriage which has helped make the last 6 months the worse of our lives.
Even tho i married my OH and we had the most amazing month in the run up to it and after it, i wish that i could start the whole year again for various reasons. So i'm hoping that 2013 will be alot happier for us.
13/12/2012 at 21:49
Watching my baby girl grow up into the most amazing little character.
Being bridesmaid at my cousins wedding
Going part-time at work
Booking a holiday for next year (we hardly ever go on holiday)
Having to go back to work at all!
Watching 2 of my best friends have their first cycle of ICSI fail
My Mum finding out she has to go in hospital for an operation next year.
Because of the days I work, not seeing my Mummy friends any more meaning the 2 days I'm off are quite lonely.
13/12/2012 at 21:57
my new grandson
my new grandson/daughter yet to be born
H's job - it's horrible
13/12/2012 at 22:07
Watching my 2 gorgeous children grow including E starting juniors.
Lovely holiday in the sun (first for 6yrs) and watching BIL getting married - watching E being a bridesmaid too.
New job - much less stress
Leaving my old work colleagues
Being skint all the time
14/12/2012 at 10:19
Watching my tiny girl grow into a cheeky crawling little person currently shredding tissues on the floor.
Watching my middle girl start school and blossom after a year of tears at pre-school
Enjoying three family holidays (all low budget in England, but still very lucky)
The Olympics. I loved it.
Watching my eldest struggle at school and becoming very unconfident.
Watching my maternal nan die of cancer
My paternal nan passed three months later
My brother left his wife and baby and is now struggling with depression
My other brother moved to India. I can't imagine when we'll see him again
The sleep deprivation. I've had maybe 5 good nights sleep this year.
The bad have been pretty crushing. But I'm grateful for the good.
14/12/2012 at 11:53
An amazing first wedding anniversary in NYC
Spent my birthday in Paris
Saw my best friend and goddaughters for a whole week, which I absolutely love doing rather than an hour here and an hour there
Got a new kitchen fitted
Met up with some lovely ex MTTC ladies and had a great weekend with them
Saw Starlight Express twice, after wanting to ever since I was tiny!
Still no sign of a baby
Old kitchen gave up completely so we had to live on microwave food for a few weeks
Had to cancel a holiday we'd been looking forward to, with my best friend and our goddaughters
MIL broke her ankle and couldn't walk/drive/do anything for over 3 months
SIL just being SIL (won't even start to go into that!)
Knowing that I'm in my last week of a job I like with people I like (for the most part) and that soon I'll be back to a place I don't like, and my nice lunches with my mum will have to stop.
14/12/2012 at 12:12
Watching my gorgeous little boy grow up
Fab holiday in Florida (although very tiring and really need another holiday)
A lovely bonus from work that I still need to decide what to spend it on before they change their mind!
My H's new business venture has gone live and will hopefully do well - he deserves it with the amount of work he's put into it.
Reducing my ADs and feeling better for it
My brother's ex gf passing away from cancer
Another friend being diagnosed with breast cancer, currently going through treatment
Crappy singing company I'm in being crap to me which has taken away most of my social life and ruined my confidence
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