2012 - Finishes
2013 - Plans and Finishes
GOALS FOR 2012:
I am taking a better approach this year. I am adding in some planning meetings with myself. Don't laugh. I think it's going to work...
Finish 12 UFOs - trying for 1 a month.
Monthly Date with Danny - gonna try it again.
Sunrise/Sunset on the Beach - Gotta do it.
VA Aquarium - I live right here!
Read 26 Books - this is a good, realistic number.
Camping Trip - maybe June or September.
Family Portrait - any time this year.
do. Good Stitches - 12 months of a good deed.
Neptune Festival - missed it last year.
Disney Vacation - Watch out Mickey...
Homemade Meals weekly - only eat out once a week. Pizza delivery doesn't count.
Nutcracker Ballet - Melissa wants this one.
Beach weekly - Summer.
Read an autobiography - it'll be part of the 26.
Purge the Studio - BIG task.
Send Birthday Cards - why is this one so very hard?
Send Christmas Cards - again, why not?
Mississippi Vacation - road trip.
Quilt a month - I'll piece the tops and send out for quilting.
Homemade Christmas - I want to make the gifts I give.
Swap a month - try to limit myself to one a month.
Ride a bus somewhere - maybe a day trip to somewhere.
Strawberry picking - mmmmmaybe make jam.
Eat Less, Move More - and twist and twist and twist.
Museum - Morgan wants to go to Richmond for an Impressionist display.
Art Journal monthly - I NEED my creative outlet.
Monthly Date with Girls - I may have to rotate girls every month.
Get to bed no later than 11:30 EVERY NIGHT. This is going to be a tough one.
Read for 20 minutes (minimum) EVERYDAY.
DO something creative EVERYDAY for at least 10 minutes. Paint, sew, cook, plan...
Monthly Goal Meeting - I will fail without this. I may fail anyway, but it won't be for lack of meetings. LOL
Develop Plan for each of these Goals - This is the first step to success.
- Write Goals Down - Okay, THIS is the first step to success.
29 in 2011 -
Goals that I had set at the beginning of 2011. I really didn't do too well with them.
Finish 6 of my unfinished projects
Go on a date with Danny every month - 4 for 8 so far - not so good.
DONE - Watch the sunrise on the beach - Saw it 19 March 2011 - It was gorgeous.
Visit the VA aquarium
DONE - Read 26 books - see Reading List and scroll down to 2011
Go camping at least once
Have family portrait taken on beach
Lose 30 pounds - 12 down
Judge the sand sculptures at the Neptune Festival
DONE - Take the girls to Busch Gardens at least 2 times
Make Chile Verde from scratch
See the Nutcracker on stage
Go to the beach weekly this summer
Read an autobiography
Purge the Studio - 1/2 way there!!
Send Birthday Cards
Send Christmas Cards
Take a week off this Summer
IN PROCESS - Make Melissa a quilt
Wear a sexy dress on a date (with DH)
Art Journal regularly - learn new techniques
DONE - Ride a bus to somewhere. And back - Part of the RED line on the METRO was being repaired and we had to take a shuttle, which happened to be a bus.
DONE - Pick Strawberries - May 15
Eat less, move more
DONE - Take a mini vacation to somewhere in VA - I am counting our mini vaca to DC.
DONE - Start a savings tin for Disney 2012
DONE - Sew together a journal using paper and fabric - I'm counting the fabric composition notebook cover I made.
DONE - Write this list