2008: The year in review

What a fantastic year 2008 was! Keeping up with the tradition started by Bender, here’s a look back on the year that was.


Life seems to get busier by the day. Here’s the big ticket items from 2008:

  • We farewelled our good friends Ben and Michelle as they travelled their way back home to Australia in February.
  • Stacey and Wes got engaged! And then moved to Aberdeen, harsh!
  • Lisa popped over from New York for a few days in April, and kept us laughing the whole time she was here.
  • In August, we moved out of our Chiswick flat, and joined up with Julian and Shelley to become Team Barbeque Chicken of Putney.
  • My brother popped the question to his beautiful girlfriend Susan, and now they too are engaged!
  • Jason and Louise visited again! Their friend Craig came along as well, and we took a day trip out to Windsor Castle.
  • I joined the 30 club, and we celebrated with a day at the pub.


We can never get enough travel! Looks like we did a pretty good job of spreading things out over the year though, with a few local trips and lots of international ones too:


Lots of concerts in 2008!


Yep, it really was a fantastic year. Here’s to an even better 2009!

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3 comments on “2008: The year in review
  1. Squirrel says:

    Wow- looks like a busy year guys!

  2. viiviiviivii says:

    Happy new years!!

    I think it is about time I followed in you and BAM’s footsteps..

    2008 was a very interesting year! :)

  3. Ben says:

    Sounds like a great year bruz! May 2009 be divine.

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