How do you measure a year?

In Instagrams, apparently.

In a couple quick thumb through the frequented app, it's apparent I have taken far too many obscure photos,  all of which were out of the desire to document, and none of which regretfully do the year justice.

I want to live intentionally. I want to be grateful for what each day holds, whether it was a rainy-and-sick-eat-nothing-but-purple-popsicles sort of day or it was a bright-and-happy-the-flowers-are-blooming sort of day. Whether or not there's a photo posted, I chose to believe that there was something in every day that was worth taking a photo of. 

So, here are those few favorites I posted:


How do you measure the past year?