for my final shoe box distribution trip with operation christmas child, I got to go to ecuador (the most beautiful place on earth) with some sweet friends.
this is me standing outside the voto nacional catedral in downtown quito.
me and a little one at a school in quito.
she is part of the compassion international sponsorship program there too!
I moved from boone to nashville, tn. there were some sad goodbyes and exciting new beginnings.
my community relations team at crestwood.
great friends at bistro roca.
beautiful boone mountains.
oops. and then I hit a boone cop on the way out of town. poor little jeep.
this is my pretty new town - downtown franklin, tn.
new job and old job collide :)
new town and old town collide. samaritan's purse responds to the nashville floods.
my lovely new house. (more recent pic, obviously, from christmas.)
a few summer happenings... road trip to ohio, coming back home to nashville town.
loved every second of watching the world cup in south africa!
praise the lord for live streaming online...
visiting elizabethtown kentucky.
the wilson country fair with the curets! demolition derby, funnel cakes, chocolate covered bacon, and ferris wheel. fun times were had... while wearing cowgirl boots.
bluegrass at the station inn. this is just one small thing I love about my new town.
in september I traveled to spain, southern france, monaco, and italy with some friends from college.
it was a trip of a lifetime. amazingly beautiful.
my toes staring at the sea in cagnes-sur-mer, french riviera.
the magical little town of bidania, spain where some friends got married.
annie and jessup got married in october!
it was an awesome visit back to boone, in the fall, to see my great friends.
the wedding party.
I traveled to seattle with work friend jaime to visit world vision.
this was my second trip to seattle but first time on the space needle.
I spent a lot of time working with world vision this year.
I was inspired to sponsor luis orozco from colombia. he's 2. isn't he cute?!
world vision on tour with veggietales this past fall.
I won a cruise to the bahamas through work. we set sail in november on the majesty of the seas.
this photo was taken from the coast on coco cay island.
my uncle andy kozee passed away in early november.
rest in peace.
my beautiful grandmother jacqueline holt zehner passed away at the end of november.
saw a once-in-a-lifetime concert - garth brooks at bridgestone arena in nashville!
second favorite concert of the year, the ever-amazing brooke fraser at the belcourt theatre.
finally, thankful for my nashville family (minus greg) who have taken me in and shown me so much love since I moved there! here we are going to see ICE at opryland pre-christmas.