Wednesday, February 29, 2012

101 in 1001: Monthly Update



One of my goals in my 101 in 1001 list is to blog monthly for a check up of how my accomplishing the list is going! I'm off to a great start and have already started working on things for next month. Not everything will be able to be checked off each month as completed, but just knowing that I have things in order and are being worked on is awesome! I'm very happy with this list and love referring to it for ideas of things to do. It reminds me what is important in my life and encourages me to accomplish the things I care most about! Right now I have had a lot of focus on school and this is definitely helping to keep my priorities in order! And, oh how I love the accountability that the list provides...how wrong is it that I want to make a list happy?  Oh well, whatever gets the job done, right?
So, I put the things I've started and completed in bold and put them in maroon so that they're easy to see. Some of them have been linked to another blog post if I've gone into details on them. Otherwise, I think it's all pretty self explanatory!

Also, this month, I've decided to indicate a few things I could do next month to work on accomplishing my tasks! I'm looking forward to getting this list done!

{ Key: }
In Progress
Completed

Next Month's To Dos


{ Start Date }
January 1, 2012
{ End Date }
September 28, 2014



{ Physical Health }

1. Lose 10 Pounds
2. Lose 20 Pounds
3. Lose 30 Pounds
4. Lose 40 Pounds
5. Lose 50 Pounds
6. Lose 60 Pounds
7. Lose 70 Pounds
8. Lose 80 Pounds
9. Create a weight loss incentives list.
10. Run a mile.
11. Train for a 5k.
12. Complete a 5k.
13. Take boxing lessons.
14. Take dancing lessons.



{ Mental Health }

16. Do something to relax once a month. (0/28)
17. Write a letter to myself to open on September 28, 2014 by January 31, 2012.
(Completed January 31, 2012)
18. Get a massage.



{ Spiritual Health }

19. Read Made to Crave.
20. Read the entire New Testament.
21. Read entire Old Testament.
22. Complete my Beth Moore bible studies. (0/3)
23. Memorize a passage from the bible each month. (0/28)
24. Complete the Psalms bible study from Walking With Women Through the Word.




{ Living Life Fuller }

25. Send Anniversary and Birthday Cards to Family.
26. Clean out our storage unit of unneeded items.
27. Get a file cabinet.
28. Organize papers.
29. Get a fireproof safe. (Completed Jan. 14, 2012)
30. Finish organizing CDs.
31. Rip CDs to computer.
33. Paint the old table/desk.
34. Paint the bookshelf.
35. Make/Purchase a memory box and fill it.




{ Hubby Related }

36. Do one above and beyond thing a month for the hubs. (1/28)
37. Two date nights a month. (4/56)
38. Stay a night at a B&B.
39. Watch five movies he likes that I'm not interested in. (0/5)
40. Go to Morton's for our Anniversary each year. (0/2)
41. Complete the Love Dare devotion give to us at our wedding.
42. Video Mawmaw telling her stories for future generations.




{ School Goals }

43. Get enrolled in school for January. (Completed Jan. 10, 2012)
44. Finish getting enrolled in LSU.
46. Become a college graduate.




{ Photography/Photo Related }

47. Make a Shutterfly style book for our Honeymoon.
48. Edit wedding photos.
49. Create a wedding album.
50. Complete a Project 365. (0/365)
I'm starting this on my birthday, March 10th.
51. Learn five new things with Stella. (0/5)
52. Take a photography class.
53. Go to three photography meet ups. (0/3)
54. Put photos into frames.
55. Finish organizing photos on computers.
56. Back up photos.
57. Organize the hubby's photos.
58. Start our photo albums.
59. Take 101 photos of things that make me happy.* (0/101)
60. Take a self-portrait each month.* (0/28)




{ Travel Related }

61. See all of the Mississippi River bridges in Louisiana.** (3/7)
62. Ride the City of New Orleans.
63. Go to NYC.
64. Visit 25 states as a married couple.** (19/25)
65. Complete five interstates.** (1/5)
66. Drive as far as I can in a single day with no destination.




{ Food Related }

67. Make my personal recipe book.
68. Bake ten cakes from scratch. (0/10)
69. Make twelve recipes from the Encylopedia of Cajun and Creole Cooking. (0/12)
70. Bake cookies to give away. (0/5)
72. Make homemade pierogies.
73. Make white chocolate banana pudding a la Chef's.




{ Blog Related }

74. Follow up on 101 in 1001 each month on my blog. (1/28)
75. Blog a recipe I try at least once a month. (0/28)
77. Comment on 5 blogs a day (not weekends) for a month. (0/100)
78. Look cute for school every day for a month and blog OOTD posts. (0/30)
79. Keep my (blog) email empty for one month.
80. Prewrite my blog posts once a week for a month. (2/4)
81. Write a 101 in 1001 conclusion post September 28, 2014.
82. Write a new 101 in 1001 list.




{ Things for Others }

83. Leave an encouraging note on a post it in a bathroom.
84. Pay for someone else's order at a fast food restaurant.
85. Send my sister snail mail once a month for a year. (2/12)
86. Call my parents twice a month for a year. (4/24)
87. Call my grandparents twice a month for a year. (4/24)




{ Other }

88. Get a tattoo.
89. Start learning a foreign language.
90. Dye my hair a funky color.
91. Attend a Corks & Canvas event.
92. Read 25 new books. (2/25)
93. Find four mismatched dining room chairs and refurbish them.
94. Make five cute skirts. (0/5)
95. Make five cute dresses. (0/5)
96. Get the dresser and chest of drawers refurbished.
97. Make a headboard for our bed.
98. Participate in NaNoWriMo.
99. Make a wreath for each season. (0/4)
101. See a musical or play at the Saenger Theater when it reopens.







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