January was spent researching Residency programs, schools, neighborhoods, etc, and creating a “match list” of where the Mr. hoped to complete his residency.
February seemed to last forever as we awaited the news of where we would move.
March 18th, “Match Day,” we learned that the Mr. had matched for a 3 year Internal Medicine Residency at
April found us packing our belongings, wrapping up our 9 years in
May brought Graduation and a move to
June found us settling into a HOUSE! Goodbye little apartment, hello 2400 sq feet! J
July marked “Dr. Buchanan’s” first month of Residency.
August meant our 9th anniversary, a visit from our dear friend Bea, and a delightful week at
September marked Angel’s First Day of Kindergarten
October brought a much-anticipated visit from our Oma & Opa! What fun!
November reminded us of the multitude of blessings for which we are ever grateful!
December will be bittersweet as we enjoy the wonderful holiday season, witness our first “
Our Top 10 in 2010
10 – number of states on our “match list”
9 – Packing 9 years into 1 Penske truck
8 – months since we left
7 – days a week we miss our loved ones
6 – the number of days the Mr. has had off since July
5 – the age of our newest Kindergartner
4 – the Mr. driving the Penske from UT to ME in 4 days!
3 – incredible children who keep getting cuter
2 – bathrooms in our new house! At last!
1 – happy family, no matter where we are
Wishing you and yours the best, this holiday season and always!
With love, The Buchanans