Well, another year has come and gone. And to be honest, I can hardly believe it! It’s like the older I get, the faster time seems to go. (Side note: I’m beginning to sound like my mama!)
While time continues to sprint away from me, I can say with much satisfaction that 2013 was a wonderful year…one I’ll remember fondly. From start to finish, it was full of adventures, celebrations and spectacular Montana moments.
Here’s a look back at some of my favorite moments of 2013…
January, February & March
Winter beauty in the barrow pit.
Visiting one of my new favorite places–Kerr Dam in Polson.
Exploring the Swan Mountains.
Dog sledding (my first time!) on Swan Lake.
April, May & June
Marveling at the beauty of the Rocky Mountains.
Visiting my hometown. Go Elks!
Celebrating the 80s with these lovely ladies.
Soaking up the beauty of Ninepipe National Wildlife Refuge.
Meeting this sweet nephew.
Having my breath taken away by the Mission Mountains in St. Ignatius.
Hiking to Avalanche Lake in the rain.
Striking our best “Bridesmaids” pose at a perfect summer wedding.
Taking in a small town rodeo.
July, August & September
Catching the sunset at Placid Lake.
Eating as many Flathead and Rainier cherries as possible.
Visiting Waterton Lakes National Park with my baby brother.
Celebrating a Missoula wedding.
Soaking up the grandeur of Glacier National Park.
October, November & December
Exploring a Montana backroad.
Spending time on the Blackfeet Nation.
Kissing my newest nephew as much as possible.
Taking in a bird’s eye view of Western Montana.
My first fly rod.
Ending the year in St. John, complete with my Montana-lovin’ 406 hat.
As for 2014? I can’t wait to see what this year brings.
Wishing you all love, joy and happiness as you journey through 2014.