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  1. New Year's Resolutions

    by , 01-09-2011 at 09:21 PM (What's happening?)
    I enjoy thinking about and implementing New Year's resolutions. I've learned to not be too rigid with my resolutions, but to allow some flexibility. I do this not only with my resolutions, but with other goals I make throughout the year as well.

    Last year, I focused on being more consistent with working out (not taking large chunks of time off) and I am proud of myself for staying pretty consistent. I joined a couple of running groups and that helped me to keep up my fitness. ...
    Health & Fitness
  2. twenty wishes challenge

    by , 01-09-2011 at 03:18 PM
    1. Sell some realestate to pay off debt.
    2.Use the best things first, don't save them for a day that might not come.
    3. Go to Yosemite
    4. Go fishing with husband and kids
    5. Get all women's check ups
    6. Run/Walk a 5k
    7. Loose 50 pounds
    8. Read the Bible this year.
    9. Start Quilt
    10. Frame Family item match covers with custom frame.
    11.Build at least 2 good health habits over 30 days.
    12.make a braid rug
    13. Restock ...
  3. Weekly/monthly duties with my goals in mind.

    by , 01-09-2011 at 03:10 PM
    To help me achieve my goals for 2011, I've been thinking about my weekly and monthly duties and how I could use my time more efficiently. This is what I've came up with so far:

    Weekly Duties

    Cooking and Baking
    1. Each week I work three days in an office. I generally take Mondays and Fridays off, although this varies. It is the most fantastic way to work and it certainly helps that I adore my job .

    During the two days which I have to myself, ...
  4. Goals for 2011

    by , 01-09-2011 at 02:39 PM
    Here are the things I hope to have achieved by the end of 2011, with the steps in between that I must take to make them happen .

    1. Make our lives more homely and settled.

    - Finish decorating the apartment: living room, then bedroom, then spare bedroom, then bathroom and then kitchen.

    - Improve the ironing situation (or lack thereof ) by ironing work clothes on Sundays/beginning of the week.

    2. Compile ...
  5. Needless to say, it's been a rough week...

    by , 01-09-2011 at 11:33 AM (What's happening?)
    Well, the pain around my left shoulder has spread throughout my entire left side of my back and it now hurts to breath deeply. I am a little freaked out, as I have never experienced pain in my back like this, but after doing a little bit of online research, I think it may be related to the head/chest cold I had during the week and I will probably have to go into the doctor this week. I think it may be related to the lining around my lungs (this is a very ignorant guess as I have no medical training! ...
    Health & Fitness