Friday, 26 November 2010

The year has gone swoooosh!

Arnia and the BF, Stian
I asked the teen to write me something of the past year, and her expectations of the following year.

The year has gone swoooosh!

This year I did grade 11 (standard 9) and what a year it was from projects to tests to hockey to keeping up a social life and having a bf.


Next year I will be doing Matric, the big and final year, but I still feel like a little kid and quite frankly I am scared of stepping up to the plate of being part of the eldest of the school.

A few highlights of this year:

  • We were at Umdloti, Durban, while the 2010 Soccer World Cup was on T.V.
  •  My boyfriend and I celebrated our 1 year anniversary and it was great.
  •  I played hockey and met a lot of new people and also got to rediscover old friends.
  •  My baby sister has crept so deep in my heart and I would do anything for her, even give up my afternoon naps.
A few highlights waiting for next year:
  • I am going on my long awaited French tour and afterward I am going to visit my aunt in London.
  • Every girl dreams about this day: The Prom Night! (I am already collecting photos for possible dresses)
I realized the other day that I still feel very young almost like a 12 year old that is still discovering the world and next year this time I will be thinking of university.

That’s a scary thought!                
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Stressful teen years 
Teen in love

5 comments:

  1. Oh this is gorgeous. I love that she still feels 'young'. She has accomplished such a lot this year, but most of all she has found such a bond with her baby sister and that is the best accomplishment of all.

    She and her boy look so darn cute! x

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  2. Oh wow, this is so lovely!

    What an awesome young lady!

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  3. You can be so proud of your "big little" girl;-D

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  4. We still want you to be small too, but you are such a lovely bright young lady! We wish you a wonderful grade 12 year and may all your dreams come true. Can't wait for your visit here in London! Miss you so much. xxxxx

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  5. Aw, that is just so sweet. How proud you must be to have raised such a lovely and thoughtful young girl.

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