Bye bye 2012! I don’t think I will miss you that much…

2012 came and went.

When looking back on the past year it is with mixed feelings. The year brought with it a lot of hospital visits for me, my friends and my family. Way too many hospital visits in one year. 2013 can only be better than 2012, so that is what I am counting on! I can feel that this is MY year. I will be handing in my infamous thesis in some weeks, which already makes the start of the year fabulous. I can’t wait to get it out of my life, let alone get ON with my life. That being said, 2012 was also the year that I started this blog and the new hobby (obsession!) with nail polish. It’s a brand new world for me and I’ve only been part of it for a couple of months, but I already feel a big part of it and I have met so many great people with the same crazy hobby as me. 2013 will be good!

December 2012 brought a long with it a lot of gifts from friends and family. Below is what was added to my stash the last month of the year last year.

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Starry Night and Late Night Snow

Last week I made this amazing manicure with my Navy Blue Nubar and Marry a Millionaire China Glaze. I wore it for 4 days and it looked so festive on my nails. I couldn’t stop looking at my nails. Unfortunately, as I wrote in my last post, I am in dire need of daylight. I tried (not that hard though) to take pictures in the morning, before the sun was out, but I only managed to get a couple of pics that I dare to show you. I really gotta get my hands on a light box soon, cause it’s driving me crazy being dependent on daylight. Especially when it’s so scarce here in the North.

I thought this mani should be named Starry Night, but my better half thought of Late Night Snow. I can’t decide, so it gets both.

With it listen to Sufjan’s soothing voice. I’m getting all Christmas-y, even though I think it’s still too early:

I also shot some with my mobile camera when I arrived at work. A little more light from the windows, but still not much to work with. Sigh.

Appologies for the dry cuticles. Disaster struck. I had forgotten my hand cream at a friend’s house O.o