2013 Year in Review

I am both excited and in disbelief that 2014 is right around the corner. 2013 was such a roller-coaster of emotions for us. Of course the most exciting thing being that we found out we're having a baby. The joy that we felt the day we found out... that's something I'll never forget. 

So here is a year in review, as seen through the eyes of this little blog of mine.

Favorite moments of the year (as if there was any doubt):

Favorites from the spring:

Favorites from the summer:

Favorites from the fall:

Favorite Maternity Outfit (so far):

There you have it... another year marked off. And now it's on to 2014 and we're so excited for this new year. We get to meet our baby girl and start a whole new adventure as a family of three. I'm off until after Christmas so enjoy the holidays and I hope you all get everything you wished for. Cheers everyone!


Rachelle (http://pinksole.com/) said...

Merry Christmas Yi-chia :)


TheTinyHeart said...

You had quite the exciting year but I'm sure it won't compare to 2014 with your baby girl! Merry Christmas!

The Tiny Heart
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sugarlens said...

What a great post to summarize the year. I love that "Vacation Forever" outfit. 2014 will be great for you, happy holidays!

Fashion Sky Fall said...

So beautiful <3 Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!!! :)

Fabulous Petite said...

Merry Christmas Yi-Chia and to your family. I am glad for blogging that i met you online. I can't wait until all of us meet your baby girl.


Jessica said...

2013 has been a roller coaster ride of emotions for me too. I hope to get some stability in 2014. I always love all of your photos and you always look amazing. I think my favorite is your pretty gender reveal picture.

Katie said...

i love your favorite maternity outfit! that top is so pretty!!

Pooja Mittal said...

It's such a refreshing post, you summarised this years in such an intresting way.. :)
Have a nice day
Keep in touch,

Rachel Lynne said...

Love this! And I can only imagine this will be a very memorable year for you with the pregnancy! I love your style!!!

Kelly said...

Truly a great year!

Sparkles and Shoes

Taipei Style said...

Merry Christmas! I'm sure 2014 will be an amazing year! :)


Happiness at Mid Life said...

Merry Christmas Yi-Chia! Enjoy your time off with your family and friends and see you in 2014!


Valerie said...

What a great post- love to see your style throughout the year! Merry Christmas to you and yours!

Amber said...

Only three more months to go! So exciting!

Jen ♥ said...

Merry Christmas momma! It HAS been a pretty exciting year, hasn't it? I'm still in shock that my baby could be here any moment...37 weeks today!

You had some great looks like this year. I think my faves are your 2 from the Fall. I hope you guys have a wonderful Christmas & you're able to take some time to relax a bit.

Britt Whit said...

Congrats on such an exciting year! 2014 will bring even more new memories! :)

love from San Francisco,


Nicole K. said...

2013 sure has flew by. Congrats to a new year and may the best to you and your family! :) I still can't believe you're a mother now- you look so young! <3 I'm totally in love with that maxi skirt for summer and that tribal dress you paired with boots! <3 so on point! early Merry Christmas and enjoy the rest of 2013! ^^xx

Chic Nikkie
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JP Lord said...

Merry Christmas sweet girl! 2013 was such a great year and 2014 is only going to be better!

April Galvan said...

Oh, you are so lovely. What a beautiful year for you and your family. Merry Christmas and cheers to 2014!


Andrea Brito said...

Merry Christmas and congratulations for your baby! :)


Jane said...

can't believe 2014 is around the corner. hope you have a lovely christmas!

Amy Fashion Blog said...

great review, Merry Christmas

Allyssa said...

You're outfits are just way too cute! I hope I dress just as cute as this when the time comes for me to get pregnant!

Susannah said...

It definitely has been a great year for you!!!

Liz said...

You look beautiful on each and every photo. Many congratulations. I'm sure your daughter will be as beautiful as her mama xxx

Sarah Hartley said...

I love your year in review. I need to do this on my blog since obviously I had a lot of big changes too! Looking forward to "meeting" your baby girl next year!

Jeans and a Teacup said...

I can't believe 2013 is almost over! You've had a pretty exciting year! I hope 2014 is just as amazing!
Jeans and a Teacup

Ricademus said...

Merry Christmas to you and your family! I hope the New year finds you all happy and safe.

See you in 2014!

Denisa said...

So many great aoutfits. xa


Ginny MyNewFavoriteOutfit said...

I love all your favorites, they are all full of fun bright colors!

Nancy said...

2013 sure did fly by!! Cheers to 2014!!

Corinne said...

What a great year! And it seems that you will have a fab 2014 with the baby coming =) Can't wait to meet the little one!

Corinne x

Amber Rathvon said...

Happy holidays to you and your growing family, Yi-Chia!


I hope you are having a wonderful week!


Emmylou said...

The year went by so fast, eh? Have a great holiday season, Yi-chia. Here's to an amazing 2014:)

Rachel Ashely said...

You are just too cute! Love these outfits!

Rachel Ashley

Natalia | Fashioned by Love said...

It does look like a fantastic and very special year! Loved the photos. x

Maiken said...

I so loved that post and you kind of inspired me to do something similar. the only problem is I'm not sure if I will actually do it or not. but at least I'm thinking about it, hehe.
I wish you and your little family beautiful Christmas time! :)

Maikeni blogi - part of me

Nici said...

So many great outfits! Love them all!

Manhattan Image and Style said...

Such a beautiful style! I love all the pictures and outfits! Marry Christmas! <3

I just posted a holiday nail art tutorial video on my blog! I hope you like it! ;)

New Video Post: DYI ~ Holiday Nail Art Tutorial

Sabrina T said...

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Head to Toe Chic said...

Such an exciting year! Merry Christmas!!


Alexa said...

this is such a wonderful post! congrats again on the baby :) that is so wonderful. Your outfits are all lovely as usual. I always love how you incorporate the different colors and patterns. Have a great Friday love

Alexa <3

Alicia Mackin said...

What a lovely recap of the year. All your outfits look great together and wow March 2014 yeah!!

Allie of ALLIE NYC

Sam said...

Loved seeing all your wonderfully colourful, bright and creative outfits this year and of course the best news was your upcoming bundle of joy! It was great hearing your views on my last post. Happy Holidays!

Kacie Ellis said...

You had such a stylish year! Can't wait to meet the little baby next year! (And by meet I mean see picture of :) )


Milex said...

The Paper PiƱata said...

How exciting for you! My friend is expecting her first this March too. It's such an exciting time :) Happy Happy New Year!! :)

Melanie said...

I can't believe it's been a year already! I'm so happy I've come across your blog. You have inspired me in so many ways. Thanks for being so awesome!!! xoxo

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Mica T said...

Lovely round-up post!

I hope you have a great Christmas and a happy new year :)

Away From The Blue

LV said...

What an amazing year you have had. I love all of these looks and especially the most recent with that gorgeous scarf. Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!


smk053078 said...

Yep that spring outfit is my favorite too....with the Coach bag!! This was so fun taking a trip down memory lane! Have a wonderful holiday...next you will be buying Baby Girl's gifts...I don't want to say her name on the blog!! :)

Elana said...

Such a great year to follow along with you! So excited to see what 2014 holds for you and your baby girl :)


Jen said...

It was so nice to look back at such an amazing year! I love all your outfits, but that maternity one is definitely one of my all time favourites this year! I hope you enjoy your Christmas and time away from your blog over the next week and a bit! So excited for you and Tom in the coming year!

Much Love!
xx jen

Pearls & Lace

Mili said...

2013 looks like an awesome... and stylish year. I'm sure 2014 will be even better with your baby!

Mili from Call me, Maeby

mademoisellemode said...

Lovely ^^
you look pregnant <3


Charline . said...

Hope 2014 will be as amazing as 2013!
Merry christmas and take care

See you Yi-Chia xx


It's been a steady and eventful year for you. Wishng you many more to come. Happy holidays! xx/Madison

Lauren {Fizz and Frosting} said...

What a lovely round-up! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! xo

shalay barnes said...

aww. congrats on being pregnant..hope your 2014 will be filled with happiness

Shalay| itsjustshalay.blogspot.com

Love and Ace said...

Such an exciting year you have had! Still remember that post with the "Meet me in March" sign - wow coming up so soon! xx Kat

Love and Ace

Darcy said...

Loved this year in review! Your outfits are all so cute but I really loved the spring ones. Have an amazing end of 2013 and a great new year!!

Anngelik Martinez said...

I cannot believe the year is almost over! I adore the last picture, you look perfect with that dress.


Ana said...

Love your blog :)
Would you like to follow each other on GFC and FB? Follow me, let me know and I'll follow back for sure:)

Gina said...

These are all fabulous moments, indeed! I'm so glad we are blogging buds and I've enjoyed another year of supporting each other. Here's to many more!
XO, Gina

Karolina B-H said...

Adorable pictures, especially the first two ones!


Mitha Komala said...

i love your style! you are gorgeous <3

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Carla Florendo said...

seems like you had a stylish year.. hope you have an even better year in 2014!

xo, Carla

Emily Cooper said...

could you dress cuter?! i love your style!

Plum Pretty Sugar said...

Love all of these favorites! What a fun post recapping the year.



lisacng @ expandng.com said...

Wonderful year in review, definitely the most memorable being your announcement of a baby! I bet next year she'll be the highlight(s) of the year too :)!

Jo Abiog said...

Happy Holidays, Maylee! Hope that all your wishes come true and Congratulations again on your pregnancy ♥

Lookin' at your past photos are so inspiring! You look so lovely no matter the season. :)

♥, Jo | www.STYLEAT30.com
Fashion | Food | Travel

Pilar Bernal Maya said...

lovely outfits
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Pilar Bernal Maya said...

lovely outfits
New post: http://tupersonalshopperviajero.blogspot.com.es/2013/12/blue-look.html

Nicky mywishstyle said...

The first one was and it is mt favorite
! Wish you a special Merry Xmas and of corse Will be a fantastic new year!!!

Kim Alston said...

a super fabulous year yi-chia! the best is yet to come. your little one. have a great weekend!

Elle said...

What a beautiful retropsecitve! You look so lovely in all of your photos! I can not wait to see pics of your baby girl, and wish you health, peace, and happiness for the year ahead!
XX, Elle

Jacklyn said...

beautiful looks! i love your style!!


Jessica S said...

wow, what an amazing year! Cheers to a very merry Christmas and a fabulous 2014!


Charu Sharma said...

Splendid, adorable, amazing and lovely <3 god bless you


Vett Vandiver said...

what a fun year for you!! :)

Alina said...

Your style is amazing! You are the most chic mother-to-be. :)

PS: Thanks so much for visiting my blog. I really appreciate your support.



Krysten @ Why Girls Are Weird said...

What a wonderful year its been! I hope you have a fabulous Christmas!

Alexa said...

congrats again on your fabulous year! hope all is well! happy holidays

Alexa <3

Kathleen Harper said...

Gorgeous looks - you've had a very fashionable year. Your maternity looks is beautiful - you're going to be such a great mom!

Charu Sharma said...

Love watching you in different moods and shades and all the fabulous outfits!! You always look fabulous. Wish you a happy life :)


Maddie said...

This sounds like a really great year for you Yi-Chia! And it looks very fashionable too! All the best for you in the year of 2014! :)


Heena Shah-Dhedhi said...

You look absolutely gorgeous.
Follow each other GFC/Bloglovin?
Do leave a comment when you follow and i'll follow you right back.

Anouka K said...

Thanks for summarising your favourite blog moments. Have a great end of the year and see you back in 2014!

Imogen said...

This year has been pretty up and down for me too. I wish you all the best for the coming year. So exciting the news about your baby of course! Love your looks. The bag with the colourful bows has always stood out to me as being absolutely incredible.

Val said...

Congrats!!!! You are glowing.

Mihaela Pojogu said...

wonderful 2013 review, hope 2014 will be better with your child.
happy holidays

Elle Sees said...

this year is gonna be your best ever! i just know it. ;)

Lily Fang said...

What an awesome year it's been for you. I'm so in love with that shot of the precious baby shoes. Your last look is gorgeous as well! I can see why it's your fave so far (: Merry Christmas, Yi-Chia!

Gail J said...

Can't wait til March ^^
I feel like we are in the same journey with you. I have visited your blog since you wore a beautiful outfit and now mommy outfit <3

annick tamoto said...

merry christmas to you!


Melody said...

Your baby announcement is the cutest thing ever! Have a great holiday!

Ileana said...

Such a cute year for you!!!
The first two pictures are definitely my fave ones... :)
And the last outfit is my fave look :)
Hope you have a great holiday!


RedTagChicLosAngeles said...

Happy Holidays to you Yichia....it was a blast knowing you however virtually!!


Hena Tayeb said...

Happy Holidays!

emily | shell chicd said...

I love it!! Definitely some of my favorite looks of yours as well :) Merry Christmas to you lovely!!
xx, Emily
shell chic'd

Ozden Ozdogan said...

Hope you have a great holiday darling and wish you and your baby a healthy life together.All the best
Style Of OzOz
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Sam said...

Wishing you and your loved ones a very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! May it filled with joy, love, peace and happiness!

Eva Milano said...

Lovely post, your outfits are super cute! Wishing all the best to your family!


Maya McDonald said...

2013 was such a good year! I can't wait to see what next year has in store...and finally see your little one arrive! Happy holidays lady! xx

Melo Limparfaite said...

time flies so fast... the baby will be here soon :) Have a wonderful Xmas my dear

prettyanddelectable.com said...

Merry Christmas, Yi-chia! What a great year it's been for you. Take care and enjoy the holidays!

Annie L said...

Love this wrap-up, so many great looks!
Happy Holidays!
xo Annie
New England Romance

John Marine said...

You've been stylish all year, Yi-Chia. A big part of this year has been you becoming a mother. I guess my favorite outfit from the outfits you've selected is the "Makes a Statement" outfit with the colorful dress and the chocolate brown boots. Just like chocolate, you are nothing but sweet, and so has been your style. Take care of yourself and Happy Holidays.


Nicky mywishstyle said...


aki! said...

I remember your little white tee! It's been a great year of following you, seeing your awesome outfits as well as seeing your family grow!

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Samantha Nie said...

Love how colorful all of your outfits were! Happy holidays love!


Putri Valentina said...

really love your outfit dear :D
fashionable mama :D


Mila said...

Happy Holidays!

Harija said...

Great review and happy holidays!!

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Mitha Komala said...

i adore your style! you look gorgeous <3

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Yuli Conversations said...

Aww congratulations on a baby girl!!! :)

Kashaya said...

Great outfits.=) Merry Christmas

Pins, Needles & Fashion said...

2013 looked like a great year but I know 2014 will be better! You get to meet your baby girl!

PS- You always are so stylish.


Rebecca and Lori said...

So cute, and I just love the gender reveal photo. Little pink chucks... just too cute!

Lu Ross said...

You look so lovely in these pictures! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and wish you a blessed new year, full of love, happiness, joy, good health and achievements!


NewlyLoved said...

great recap! love all the picks
xo Jessica

Celia Aranda said...

A great year without any doubt!
Merry christmas darling


Eline said...

Next year will be wonderful for you, congrats with your pregnancy :)

Rachel Ashely said...

What an amazing year for you! Congrats on the baby and wishing you many blessing in the year to come!

Rachel Ashley

Kristin Reynolds said...

It's so nice to see your year in review, especially seeing your little baby bump grow! So happy for you, Hope you're having a terrific Holiday Season!

Kristin xx

Karolina Antosik said...

honey so so great post, Happy New Year 2014

Belated Bloomer said...

Here's to wishing you a happy new year to you, your husband and your baby-on-the-way!


Sandy a la Mode said...

happy new year sweetie!!!
Sandy a la Mode

Georgina Castellucci said...

So happy for you Yi-chia and SO excited for all that is to come for you in 2014 (especially in March!) xo

Lulu Soler said...

What a great review Yi-chia! I hope you had a wonderful holiday!


Jessi said...

LOVE that last look - So pretty! You are always so darling :) Can't believe your little girl will be here in only 2 months now!
Happy New Year!!!

Jessah @ Dreaming of Dimples said...

Love your highlights! Can't wait to meet your baby in March. Happy New Year!

K.Lee said...

Happy New Years Yi-Chia and Baby Girl! Hope you had a great new years eve!

xoxo, K.Lee


Charline . said...

I wish you a happy new year full of good and lovely things :)

See you Yi-Chia xx

Cee said...

Happy New Year, Yi-Chia. I know that 2014 is going to bring you even more joy than 2013 did and I wish you nothing but happiness!

Mila said...

Happy New Year!

Am2Pm Chic said...

Happy New Year, Yi Chia, and such a lovely review.


jo said...

Happy New Year Yi-Chia!

xo Jo


Lorena said...

HNY Maylee !
Aww... and just imagine what 2014 will be like with the little one !

megcasson said...

I love your style, you are so gorgeous.


RedTagChicLosAngeles said...

You surely had an incredible year esp. with that coming bundle of joy....HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!


Elsha said...

I love that sweater in the maternity shoot! And we are so excited for you and baby girl! Hope everything is going well :)

two birds said...

happy new year! i know 2014 will bring you so much joy!!!

Jessah @ Dreaming of Dimples said...

Cheers! Happy New Year. Can't wait to meet your sweet babe in 2014.

Elle said...

I am so taken with this anthology of your posts from this year, but of course my favorite post is the msot recent where you are seriously looking happily expecting!
XX, Elle

Zorkyto Mykola said...

Have a great holiday!



Jessica Cai said...

What a chic year! And congratulations on such a blessing :)


xo Jess

Shayne said...

Adorbs! Hope you had a wonderful New Year!

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s said...

love every outfit! u def look more amaazzze and glowing as a mama! xO!


Elegance and Mommyhood said...

I took a break from visiting some of my favorite bloggers on the holiday season due to time restraints. But girl you had a great year both in your personal life and fashion-wise. Loved the announcement and gender reveal. So many great outfits. A Lilac Dream is my absolute favorite of yours which I even featured on my blog if you remember. =) Your new maternity favorite is mine as well. You always look great wearing lace.

Happy 2014!! A Great, exciting year ahead for you. =)

Hi Tea Style said...

Great looks! Love your style!


Elle said...

Yi-chia, What a wonderful look back of your beautiful looks, each so stylish! Love watching the baby bump get larger, I hope these next 10 weeks fly by!
XX, Elle

Style-Delights said...

YOU are one of the cutest and pretties pregnant ladies I have ever seen:-) Exciting times ahead:-) Hope you are having a wonderful day!
Style-Delights Blog

anisa said...

You are such a gorgeous and beautiful mother.

cade said...

You are so beautiful especially when you are pregnant.

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