what a magical and wonderful year this has been! i will begin my third year of this blogging journey in january (i've got a special giveaway planned!) and i wanted to take this moment to thank each of you for joining me here in this space the last two years. i read and truly appreciate each and every comment you leave (even though i can't always respond as i'd like). and i look forward to all of the joy and adventure this new year will bring!