Favorite Moments of 2016

Congratulations! We’ve made it through an entire week of the new year. (Is it just me, or does it already feel like it’s flying by!?) I hope 2017 has treated you well so far, but before time passes us by too quickly and we’re 7 months in, I wanted to write a quick post acknowledging my favorite moments from this past year.

Contrary to popular social media opinions, 2016 was actually a really wonderful year, well at least for me, personally. Of course it had its moments; sleepless nights, stressful weeks, bad hair days, health scares, awkward moments, cold shoulder grudges-but overall, I can’t complain. In fact, I can only do quite the opposite. I want to celebrate all the wonderful opportunities and experiences I was fortunate enough to have. I can’t list all the amazing things that happened, but I definitely wanted to highlight my top 10!

I’d also like to remind all of you (without sounding too preachy-preachy) that even though 2016 may not have been perfect, and 2017 certainly won’t be either, there is so much for which to be grateful and thankful. I think the best part of a new year is the idea of a fresh, untarnished slate to make your life, every single day, whatever you want it to be. Things aren’t always happy, but bad times pass, and better ones come, and things sort of go on that way-up and down, then up again. Life is what we make it, and I beg you to make yours whatever you want it be! Now is the time, so make it happen.

Much love to all my family, friends, and co-workers that made 2016 such a wonderful year filled with so many lessons and memories. Here’s to another 365!

My Top 10 Favorite Moments from 2016

  1. My 25th birthday trip to Disney world (It was Ted’s first time to Disney World!)
  2. Celebrating a year at my first big girl job
  3. Going out of my comfort zone and dying my hair half blonde
  4. Visiting the beach for the first time in over 10 years/having a vacation with amazing friends
  5. Getting engaged to my prince charming (This is definitely top on my list, but I was trying to go in chronological order!)
  6. All things wedding planning-I have loved every second!
  7. Visiting California/Disneyland for the first time (Must. Go. Back)
  8. The birth of my beautiful niece, Kira
  9. Continuing to blog/all the opportunities it has presented
  10. Getting a second job (It’s helping me pay for the wedding, plus I’m meeting new people!)


  1. Linda Dallalio | 9th Jan 17

    Love going over your 2016 Favorites, Molly. What a year you’ve had! A beautiful young woman, beautifu pictures, beautiful blog and love that you are sharing your excitement and experiences with us and so looking forward to 2017 with you.

    • seemollyblog | 10th Jan 17

      Linda, thank you so very much! Your support not only regarding my blog, but in my everyday life means more than words will even describe! I love you to pieces and I can’t wait for you to share in some of my milestones in 2017! xoxo

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