Thanks to a little Googling, I figured out how to rebuild my iPhoto library and saved everything from my hard drive that was failing. Woo! I know some of you out there have got to feel my relief about this. I’ve been compiling all these folders of life events since 2008 and I just knew they were all lost to a faulty hard drive. I nearly cried when I saw this after it finished rebuilding:
Jackpot! Celebrate with me, Jenny!