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New Years and a trip to the zoo!


I have been super MIA this past week, but with D having 5 days off, finishing up blog designs, and watching the entire season of Raising Hope on Netflix, its been busy 🙂
New Years Eve in Germany is crazy. They seriously go all out celebrating.
D and I fell asleep at 9pm and set our alarm for 11pm. We are that cool.
We headed out to this huge hill on base where you can see the entire town in every direction and once midnight came, oh my goshhhh. Nonstop fireworks as far as you can see, no matter where you looked.
People were lighting boxes and boxes of them on street corners from 12 to 2am. 
It was the craziest most amazing experience to see that going on. And afterwards we drove around and crowds of people were in the streets lighting off fireworks and celebrating. 
I didn’t think anything could top the fireworks at Disney last year, but this was NUTS.
We tried taking pictures but they don’t do it justice at all.
New Years Day was our Anniversary and we spent it at the Frankfurt zoo.
This stinkfaced high school sweetheart of mine, has been by my side for over 8 years now and I cant wait to see what the next 8 years brings 🙂
Here’s a few pictures from our zoo trip…
Oh! And we won $200 playing slots our first time ever.
Ballin’.

Happy New Year!!!

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9 Comments

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    Erica @ Mi Todo
    January 2, 2013 at 12:20 pm

    You get netflix over there?? Lucky! I've tried watching mine here but it says that I can't since I'm outside of the United States.

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    Jamie
    January 2, 2013 at 12:37 pm

    Happy anniversary! Cheers to many, many more.

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    Jennifer
    January 2, 2013 at 1:57 pm

    Happy New Year!!! Those fireworks sound pretty nuts!

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    Kayla Peveler
    January 2, 2013 at 2:28 pm

    Daaang! Getting lucky at the casino 😉 thats amazing! Happy new year!

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    Erinn C.D.
    January 2, 2013 at 3:05 pm

    Sounds like a great time! What an awesome way to spend your anniversary 🙂

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    Jen
    January 2, 2013 at 5:21 pm

    How fun! I love going to zoos.

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    ♥ ♥ Just a Girl in Love w/ a Soldier ♥ ♥
    January 2, 2013 at 6:16 pm

    Happy Happy 8 year Anniversary to you both!!!!!!

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    Sweet Tea In Sicily
    January 3, 2013 at 11:17 am

    Happy Anniversary and Happy New Year!

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    dreaming en francais
    January 3, 2013 at 5:20 pm

    You two are going to the be the cutest parents ever!!!

    http://dreamingenfrancais.blogspot.com/

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