Highlights of 2020

I don’t know if “highlights” is really the appropriate word for 2020…lowlights? Shadows? Bright spots amid the dumpster fire? Woof, what a year. • Spent January and February living my normal life: working in an actual office, teaching CCD, attending Frassati events, volunteering with the Sisters of Life, hanging out with friends, going to parties, … More Highlights of 2020

Highlights of 2019

Escaped the January cold with a trip to Orlando, visiting Disney World and Universal. Went to my first opera, Carmen, and saw The Ferryman on Broadway. Met Fr. Ubald Rugirangoga and heard his incredible story of bringing healing and forgiveness to Rwanda. Went skiing in Colorado for a week in March. Met Audrey Assad! Spent … More Highlights of 2019

Highlights of 2018

Started off the year with a Notre Dame bowl win over LSU, a snow day, and…an endoscopy to diagnose gastritis. Not the most enjoyable event of the year, but at least I was able to start healing. Got to see Liz’s first ultrasound in January! Celebrated an Eagles Super Bowl win! Went to a family … More Highlights of 2018

Highlights of 2017

Started a new job! Saw Billy Joel in concert at Madison Square Garden with my sister Made several visits to the Met Went skiing in the Poconos Celebrated Liz’s engagement and helped her with wedding planning Went on two retreats at Villa Maria Guadalupe Attended Women Speak for Themselves Media Training in Washington, DC, and … More Highlights of 2017

Highlights of 2016

—Went to a few Fordham basketball games —Spent a weekend snowed in after a blizzard —Started writing weekly Frassati reflections —Went on two ski trips —Got to see several books I’ve edited come out in print —Hosted a St. Patrick’s Day/March Madness party —Watched Notre Dame win a first-round March Madness game in Brooklyn and celebrated a national … More Highlights of 2016

Highlights of 2015

—Moved into a new apartment —Enjoyed/endured a very snowy winter —Saw my name credited on the copyright page of a book for the first time —Went ice skating at Bryant Park (and confirmed that I am terrible at ice skating) —Took a copyediting class at NYU, in the Woolworth Building   —Got my last wisdom tooth … More Highlights of 2015

Highlights of 2014

[Family visited me in California in January] [Hung out with the Disneyland ducks at work] [Played tourist in LA with my mom and saw The Book of Mormon] [Went biking in Huntington Beach] [Introduced my dad to his new favorite Cuban restaurant] [Got accepted to the Columbia Publishing Course] [Spent Easter with my dad, my cousin, and … More Highlights of 2014