Draw an activity twice per week and post it to the blog, even though I’m terrible at drawing. (Done! Iced coffee from a new place down the street) Go to one art show per month.(Done! First Friday Art Walk)
- Post one item per week to one of my Etsy shops.
- Meditate once per week.
Buy a bicycle and the bravery (bike shops do sell bravery, right?) to ride it in the city. Get a tattoo. Paint my nails (hands or toes, or both) twice per month.
- Go camping twice.
Cook a real meal (breakfast, lunch or dinner) twice per week. (Easily done now! I started doing a dinner share with three other friends where we swap meals. This week I made hearts of palm and avocado salad with lime vinaigrette, banana-chocolate pudding, and quinoa-bean salad. All nice and light for summer) Cook meals for others once a month. (Done: Dinner share covers this one too! Also shared with 2 people not in the share)
- Learn to
embroiderand cross stitch. (Working on embroidery!) Walk, rather than drive, as often as possible. Seek out, friend input accepted, one new band I enjoy once a week.(Done! RBTS WIN, perfect for workouts without giving me a headache)
- Purge and donate belongings that I really do not use.
Think seriously about getting a dog.(My parents’ dog is having puppies in 4-5 months, so we’ll see where I’m living by then! Doubtful I’ll be a homeowner that early though) Watch The Office episode of Jim & Pam’s wedding.
- (Edited 8/24) Back up my computer quarterly and sort through files to eliminate duplicates and unneeded junk.
Save $200 per month. Put at least 1/3 of each paycheck towards credit card payments.
- Read one book per month. (Done! Bossypants by Tina Fey, and I’m partially through Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil)
- (added 8/21) Lose 15 lbs.
- (added 8/21) Do ten pushups each day.
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Write one real (snail mail) letter each month.(Done! I decided a postcard counts)
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Take vitamins and calcium supplement daily. (I’ve admitted to myself that I’m an adult, but I need chewable vitamins. I frequently stuff the pills in my purse/pocket/car and forget to take them by the time I find a drink)