2011 in Review

January:  I rang the new years in Las Tablas, Panama, Tried Panama hats on in Casco Viejo, Went to a 100 year old ex-presidents birthday party.  We went on our first anniversary getaway in the Gamboa Rainforest! and I moved back to Florida to finish grad school.  JB later followed.
Feburary:  my best friend got engaged.  we had an engagement party.  i cooked some delicious treats.  JB turned 29!

March:  I cooked some more healthy treats.  Took a trip for my cousins deb ball for Mardi Gras.  Jessica Lorren hosted a bride’s brunch.  We surprised bff with bachelorette number one in west palm.  I fell in love with my kiddos at work.  went to the cutest dinner party ever.

April:  JB had to go back to Switzerland a bit before me. 🙁  That was a bummer.  But I did take my comps for grad school.  I got to visit my fave’s in Pensacola.

May:  My mom turned 60!  I went to vegas for bachelorette #2.  I moved back over to Basel.  We visited Edinburgh.  went to the vitrahaus in Germany.  hung out in bern.  chilled in basel a little more.  Oh yes, and I finally got my graduate degree!

June:  In June we floated down the Rhine to cool off.  No A.C. in practically all of Basel made for a steamy summer.  We went to Tuscany with our friends.  We visted firenze, ate a ton, met franco, and spent a day in Sienna & San G.  We went to Bern yet another time to work on getting our Russian Visa – which involved pompenallo roses and peonies galore.

July:  We headed to Dubrovnik, Hvar, and Split in Croatia.  We kayaked, rented a boat, hopped to different surrounding islands… it was a very good vacation.  We also hopped over to Montenegro too.  I posted about what it’s like at baseball games in switzerland for me.  We went castle hunting in Switzerland.  JB bought me my bike, Mattisse.

August:  I had one of my favorite days in the history of days.  We spent some time up in the swiss alps.  We went to RUSSIA.  We went to Berlin for a night… walked the wall and dined amongst hipsters.  We went on many bike rides.

September:  Three of my southern mama’s came to visit.  JB & I were featured in Southern Weddings.  JB Surprised me with a trip to Gruyeres – where we went to a cheese factory, and then a chocolate factory.  heaven.  Two of our closest friends were married in Lake Como, Italy!  I hung out in Zurich with my dear friend Bettina.  I met the sweet Liz in Paris.  I returned home.

October:  We had a bridal party brunch for Heath.  H&B got married!  We went fishing.  Friends threw a swedish sendoff party for C&C.

November:  I did a couple outfit posts.  We surprised Jose in NC for his 30th, and were able to go to JB’s alma mater.  I introduced Sarah Tucker Events!

{last two photos by jessica lorren}
December:  JB surprised me with LOLA.  The sweetest cutest boston terrier puppy I have ever seen.  I was featured in VIE magazine.  I turned 28!  Sarah Tucker Event’s New Years Day feature went up on 100 Layer Cake.  It was later posted on POP sugar.  I had a nice Christmas.
This year was good.  
Check out last years post if you’d like to see what 2010 was like.
Cheers to 2012 blowing the last two out of the water for all of us
 … (if that is possible)… (:
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  • Reply christin

    I am so inspired by reading your year in review, for serious. You had quite the 2011, lady. I know 2012 will be even more amazing!

    December 30, 2011 at 2:53 pm
  • Reply Kimberly Bonham

    You are too adorable!!

    December 30, 2011 at 2:56 pm
  • Reply Ashley Lane Hamlin

    I'm exhausted! )

    December 30, 2011 at 2:58 pm
  • Reply Celeste

    WOW! What a busy year and so many fun, new adventures began.

    December 30, 2011 at 3:09 pm
  • Reply Brhea {NoPlaceLykeHome}

    Sheesh, what a busy year! Full of beauty, that is for sure. Wishing you a wonderful 2012

    December 30, 2011 at 3:20 pm
  • Reply mrsj

    My New Years resolution is to make my 2012 like your 2011 🙂

    December 30, 2011 at 3:34 pm
  • Reply victoria | vmac+cheese

    You had SUCH an amazing year!!! It really is inspiring — I hope my 2012 is a quarter as exciting as this year was for you. Cheers and happy new year!

    December 30, 2011 at 3:40 pm
  • Reply Amanda

    You had one incredible year! Let 2012 continue the greatness!

    December 30, 2011 at 3:46 pm
  • Reply 17 Perth

    Whew. 🙂 You have been bu-sy. 🙂 What a fabulous year! Hope 2012 is as good or better! xo

    December 30, 2011 at 3:46 pm
  • Reply Rhiannon

    Sounds like such an amazing year, Tucka! Here's to a kick butt 2012 🙂 xoxo

    December 30, 2011 at 3:53 pm
  • Reply Faith

    what an amazing 2011! hoping that 2012 is even better!

    December 30, 2011 at 3:55 pm
  • Reply Neris / Fashion Fractions

    WOW! looks like you had an amazing 2011! i'm so proud that visiting my home country Croatia was one of your unforgettable experiences 🙂

    Hope you are having great holidays 🙂


    Fashion Fractions

    December 30, 2011 at 4:00 pm
  • Reply It's A Love Story

    Looks like an amazing year!


    December 30, 2011 at 4:05 pm
  • Reply Jenni Austria Germany

    i tried to do this once. it took me 500 years and i stopped at october. so – congrats! loved looking at these pics and remembering 2011 with you!

    December 30, 2011 at 4:05 pm
  • Reply CMae

    No words Sarah~you take such beautiful photos—more than enough to last a lifetime. truly you are GOOD!

    December 30, 2011 at 4:18 pm
  • Reply Holly

    2011 was def a great year for you & I've enjoyed following along with all your travels. Can't wait to see what 2012 brings to you! 🙂

    December 30, 2011 at 5:32 pm
  • Reply Nicole

    What an amazing year you've had! Such a blessing to be able to follow along through your blog!

    December 30, 2011 at 5:47 pm
  • Reply Mrs. Julius

    Beautiful pictures. Looks like you had an awesome year! So jealous of all your travels! Can't wait to see what 2012 brings to you! All the best!

    December 30, 2011 at 5:54 pm
  • Reply DiamondsandTulle

    What a wonderful year filled with adventure and new things Sarah! Congrats and may you have a fabulous New Year's!

    xx Vivian @

    December 30, 2011 at 6:11 pm
  • Reply Cherry Blossoms

    What an amazing year for you Sarah! Your photos are amazing and I love your outfits! Where do you find such cute pieces?!
    I hope 2012 treats you well. You deserve it sweet lady!

    December 30, 2011 at 6:42 pm
  • Reply emily day.

    i can never get over your pictures, lady! they are so pretty. truly a magical year for you. i can't wait to see all of the amazing things sarah tucker events comes up with in 2012!

    December 30, 2011 at 6:44 pm
  • Reply rosecityromanceblog

    I love following on your adventures!! The photos are breathtaking and so is your sweet little family. Can't wait to see what 2012 brings for you, Sarah!!

    December 30, 2011 at 6:52 pm
  • Reply Karolyn Tracy

    you seriously had a great 2011! very inspiring! I hope to post a year in review for 2012 like your 2011!!! so exciting – I know your 2012 will be fantastic!

    December 30, 2011 at 8:48 pm
  • Reply Antoinette

    What a fabulous eventful year 2011 has been for you. I hope 2012 brings amazing things for you and your hubby.


    December 30, 2011 at 9:25 pm
  • Reply Erin

    What a beautiful year for the two of you! 🙂 Your lives are full of so much adventure, joy, and love. Wishing you all the best and God's blessings on 2012! 🙂

    December 30, 2011 at 9:55 pm
  • Reply Erica [pocket full of chuckles]

    Ahhh 2011 was certainly a fabulous year 🙂

    December 30, 2011 at 10:10 pm
  • Reply Ashley

    What a great year! Keep making good memories:)

    December 30, 2011 at 10:21 pm
  • Reply kylee

    you and your mad camera skills. i die over your gorgeous photos!

    December 30, 2011 at 10:25 pm
  • Reply Mariel Torres

    Darling, God blessed you with one incredible year! Here is to 2012 and all the new adventures that'll come with it 🙂


    December 30, 2011 at 11:12 pm
  • Reply Raven

    I honestly just love you. Your beautiful outside, your beautiful heart inside, the awesome relationship you and the hubby have, the life you capture in pictures, your new event business!! I think 2012 holds a lot in store for you Miss Sarah! I just love ya!! 🙂

    December 30, 2011 at 11:18 pm
  • Reply Shalyn

    Beautiful year for a beautiful lady. I look forward to following your success in 2012. Blessings to you, Sarah! 🙂

    December 31, 2011 at 12:07 am
  • Reply Allie

    I hope I can live a life like yours some day. 🙂 Magical.

    December 31, 2011 at 12:29 am
  • Reply SHF

    What an amazing year – I'm soo jealous of all your travels! Can't wait to see what will happen in 2012! Happy New Year!


    December 31, 2011 at 2:51 am
  • Reply Jessica

    2011 certainly treated you well, much deserved! cheers to more amazing adventures in 2012 🙂

    December 31, 2011 at 3:29 am
  • Reply Sarah Roads

    Wow, busy year? I'm worn out just reading about it : ) You are blessed. Looking forward to seeing all the beautiful things to come to your life in 2012! xo

    December 31, 2011 at 3:42 am
  • Reply Kathryn Elise

    what a wonderful, glamorous life! I love how down-to-earth you are :). Best wishes for a healthy, happy 2012!

    December 31, 2011 at 3:54 am
  • Reply Meryl & Russell McLendon

    Your blog makes me happy. =) What a fantastic year!

    December 31, 2011 at 12:53 pm
  • Reply Nicole Marie

    so much traveling! you must be exhausted 😉
    loved following your adventures this year. here's to many more amazing years!

    December 31, 2011 at 3:43 pm
  • Reply Megan

    gosh your life is SO boring.


    December 31, 2011 at 5:46 pm
  • Reply Ash

    LOVE this post (: and i feel you- 2011 was killer, but 2012 is going to COMPLETELY blow it out of the water (: happy NYE!

    January 1, 2012 at 1:12 am
  • Reply jenzie

    Gorgeous, gorgeous pictures. I love the peonies!

    January 1, 2012 at 2:24 pm
  • Reply Liesl

    I simply adore your blog, love your style and find inspiration in all of your lovely pictures…your mother is beautiful too!!! I hope your 2012 is magical and thank you for all your sweet comments this past year and support! I can't wait to continue following your adventures!

    Liesl 🙂

    January 1, 2012 at 7:36 pm
  • Reply nicole

    such a wonderful beautiful year. cannot wait to follow along with all of your adventures this year 🙂

    cheers to 2012!

    January 2, 2012 at 1:44 pm
  • Reply Liz

    what an amazing year! and the future looks bright 🙂 happy 2012, sarah!

    January 2, 2012 at 1:47 pm
  • Reply flat faced cat

    What a year! I'm so happy for you! Blessing in 2012!

    January 2, 2012 at 3:06 pm
  • Reply yours truly, melissa

    What a fantastic year Sarah! I love these yearly recap posts… Such a great way to remember. Can't wait to finish my own recap of 2011!

    Happy New Year 🙂

    January 2, 2012 at 4:25 pm
  • Reply Lisa Lisa Lisa

    What an incredible year!You deserve so many blessings and I hope this year treats you just as fantastically. I'm so excited to read along 😉

    January 2, 2012 at 11:56 pm
  • Reply Roxanne

    It is such a joy to read your lovely blog, Sarah! You're always such an inspiration and a lovely person. So glad I found your blog & I look forward to your posts in 2012! xo

    January 3, 2012 at 12:30 am
  • Reply Petchie

    Looks like you had a pretty amazing year! And as always I love your pictures!


    January 3, 2012 at 12:55 am
  • Reply Marshall

    LOVE all of these! happiest new year to you, Sadie! miss you!

    January 3, 2012 at 12:58 am
  • Reply Marjorie

    wow what an amazing year ad photographs!!

    January 3, 2012 at 3:49 pm
  • Reply Janna Renee

    I'm from Pensacola and I went to highschool with that beautiful red-head!! Small world!

    January 3, 2012 at 8:35 pm
  • Reply Melissa

    You have had one AMAZING year you lucky girl. But hopefully 2012 will be even better!! Cheers

    January 3, 2012 at 9:47 pm
  • Reply christine donee

    A great year indeed… congrats to all you've experienced and accomplished.

    But I'm thinking 2012 will be even better. Perhaps a meet up? That would beat everything. Duh.

    January 4, 2012 at 12:46 am
  • Reply Renee@This Won't Hurt A Bit

    I love these posts! They are so fun to read!! Great one!

    January 4, 2012 at 11:52 pm
  • Reply Emily

    quite a year miss sadiekins!! loved reading and looking back at your fabulous past 12 months 🙂 love you!!

    January 8, 2012 at 2:51 am
  • Reply Emily

    quite a year miss sadiekins!! loved reading and looking back at your fabulous past 12 months 🙂 love you!!

    January 8, 2012 at 2:51 am
  • Reply miss twinkletoes

    Looks like you had quite a year – congrats!!!

    January 9, 2012 at 3:13 pm
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