This year was one of the best years of my life. It certainly had its lows, as any year does, but the highs were absolutely irreplaceable. To pay tribute to one hell of a year, I think a more personal blog post is in order. Thus, I present to you, my 2013 Year in Review.
This year I…
-Faced a fear of mine and entered the Champlain Elevator Pitch competition. I ended up singing the Oscar Mayer jingle in front of the entire auditorium, and went on to win 2nd place and crowd favorite.
-Got my second tattoo in tribute to my amazing grandparents and my absolute favorite place in the world.
-Climbed a mountain. Which, while it doesn’t sound like a big deal, is for me. I’m not the nature person or the fit person, but this year I climbed a mountain.
-Started and finished an amazing internship with Seven Days.
-Became Marketing Director for Burlington Segways.
-Turned 21 years old and found out what happened when the Harry Potter generation becomes legal.
-Celebrated a full year of dating my favorite person in the world.
-Met Blake Shelton.
-Accepted a position as the first every copywriting intern with KSV, the largest advertising agency in the state of VT.
-Started an Etsy account that received over 1,000 views in less than a month.
-Went to Fenway Park with my Dad to watch the Red Sox win the World Series.
-Was retweeted by Neil Gaiman, one of my favorite authors.
As graduation nears I’ve decided my dream job is to just follow around @neilhimself and listen to him talk. That’s a possible thing right?
— Kate Young (@KateJYoung) November 7, 2013
-Got my very first apartment and handled all the craziness that comes along with it.
-Began my final year at Champlain…