1987 : Elizabeth Helen Waynick was born on October 26th.
: The Cosby Show is the most popular television show.
1988 : George H. W. Bush was elected President of the United States.
: Crack cocaine first appears.
1989 : Brother, William Thomas Waynick, II was born on May 10th.
: Mikhail Gorbachev named Time's Man of the Year.
1990 : Brother, Roger Scott Waynick, Jr. was born on June 4th.
: Nelson Mandela freed after being imprisoned for 27 years.
1991 : The Soviet Union is dissolved.
: The most popular baby names are Michael and Ashley.
1992 : The LA Riots erupted, killing 55 people.
: Bill Clinton was elected President of the United States.
1993 : EHW started kindergarten at Oak Hill School.
: Sister, Kathleen Malone Waynick was born on October 20th.
1994 : EHW's Gramps dies.
: EHW and her family moved to Post Oak Circle.
1995 : The Oklahoma City Bombing killed 168 people.
: Toy Story is the first ever movie completely designed on a computer.
1996 : Kerri Strug clinches the gold for the US Gymnastics Team on the vault with an injured ankle.
: The Macarena becomes the most popular dance in the world.
1997 : Princess Diana is killed in a car accident in Paris.
: Beanie Babies are the must-have toy.
1998 : University of Tennessee football team wins the National Championship.
: EHW enrolls at Battle Ground Academy.
1999 : Lance Armstrong won his first Tour de France.
: EHW's Grandpa dies.
2000 : The Tennessee Titans lost the Super Bowl to the St. Louis Rams by one yard.
: George W. Bush elected President of the United States.
2001 : EHW elected 8th grade class president.
: The attacks on September 11th kill over 3,000 Americans.
2002 : EHW starts high school.
: Friends is the most popular television show.
2003 : EHW gets her driver's license.
: The movie Elf is released.
2004 : EHW has her first car accident.
: A tsunami in Indonesia killed over a quarter of a million people.
2005 : EHW goes on a mission trip to Camp Barnabas.
: Hurricane Katrina ravages the Gulf Coast.
2006 : EHW graduates from BGA and begins her undergraduate career at Baylor University.
: Saddam Hussein is executed.
2007 : EHW pledges Alpha Delta Pi.
: The iPhone is released.
2008 : EHW selected to join Student Foundation.
: Barack Obama elected President of the United States.
2009 : EHW's Nana dies.
: EHW and her family travel to England and France.
2010 : A 7.0 magnitude earthquake strikes Haiti and kills more than 230,000 people.
: EHW graduates from Baylor University with a BA in Child & Family Studies.
2011 : EHW's father, Roger Waynick, dies suddenly while on vacation.
: EHW begins graduate school at Trevecca Nazarene University.
2012 : EHW's Mamaw dies.
: EHW pays off and now owns her car.
How much life I've already experienced. I feel tremendously blessed to have made it through 25 years on this earth. With God's help, I'll make it 25 more.
Happy birthday to me!