Monday, December 31, 2018
Happy New Year My Friends!!!
First, here's the obligatory celebratory fireworks image:
Now, it's time to rate myself on my goals for the year 2018.
1) Regularly write to my Grandma in Denmark. -- BIG FAT FAIL. I completely dropped the ball on my poor Grandma. She got one letter from me this year for Christmas.
2) Call my moms monthly. -- I didn't do it monthly, but we connected often enough. On the other hand, the phone works both ways. Anyway, I give myself a C.
3) Walk the dog three times a week. -- Another big fail. I don't think I walked her but a handful of times.
4) Cook and eat better. -- I think I did alright, but not the better I had been intending. And I really fell off the wagon once the holidays hit and Sonshine came home. So giving myself a B-.
5) Re-institute the cleaning plan. -- Another F. I didn't even pull the box of cards out of the draw.
6) Work on my writing career--such as it is. -- Not as much as I should have. I stalled out in the writing in February and was never able to get back into the swing of things. I tried over the summer, but then prepping for the conference in October took precedence and that was all she wrote. Or didn't "wrote" as it were. Grade D.
7) Reduce body fat and maintain current weight. -- I actually did okay on this one. Again until the holidays hit. I've only gained maybe three pounds, but too many inches. Grade B-.
8) Take dance lessons with DH. -- Didn't happen. I can't take the full blame for this because DH wanted to wait until he lost some weight and, well, that didn't happen. So we'll call this ... I don't know what to call it.
9) Do more crafts! -- I cross stitched more and expanded the offerings of my Etsy store, but I didn't branch out and do stuff other than that. So D?
10) Take ballet and/or ice skating lessons. -- Didn't do this. Didn't even research it. Grade F.
11) Attend more STARS games. -- The only thing I exceeded at and that was because DH bought me partial season tickets. So A+++ .
What a horrible report card.
I'm sure y'all made better progress on your goals.
Have a great New Year's Eve. Stay safe and all that jazz. I'll see you here on Wednesday.