Monday, August 25, 2014

My 33 by 33 List

*I updated this to be a 33 by 33 list on April 17 2015*

I haven't done this type of post in awhile *we are talking years Geeksters... years*, but I feel like it's time to try again. And I'm making a promise to myself to stay positive and make more realistic goals that I know I can accomplish with a little bit of good effort.

The list goes from August 29, 2014 ~ August 29, 2016. Ready? Okay!

1. Get any type of at-home job
2. Read 5 books that have been on my "To Read" list
     a. I Belong To You (Inside Out #5)
     b. On Dublin Street (Dublin #1) *July 16, 2015*
     c. Captivated By You (Crossfire #4) *April 17, 2015*
     d. City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments #6)
     e. The Magicians
3. Watch 5 older movies I've wanted to see but haven't had a chance to
     a. Pacific Rim *September 3, 2014*
     b. Pitch Perfect *July 20, 2015*
4. Buy myself a Funko Pop Game of Thrones doll as a reward for completing #2 on the list
5. Finish two video games (100% complete)
6. Finish three new TV series on Netflix
     a. Sword Art Online *September 12, 2014*
     b. Call The Midwife *September 29, 2014*
     c. Gilmore Girls *March 20, 2015*
     d. Revenge *May 15, 2015*
     e. Sense 8 *June 2015*
     f. Friends *October 8, 2015*
7. Set up and complete two fundraisers for Dylan's soccer team

8. Cut down use of my iPad for one hr in the morning, one hr in the afternoon and one hr at night
9. Cut down use of the computer to four hours a day (in total)
10. Take more pictures of the kids with my digital camera (less iPhone use)
11. Start and finish two adult crafts I pinned
12. Be involved in Delaney's Girl Scouts troop *cookie mom January 2015*
13. Go camping with the kids *August 29 - September 1, 2014* *August 30 - September 1, 2015*
14. Go on a family vacation *Hershey Park - August 25 - August 29, 2014*
15. Literally put a $1 bill into my own jar each week (on a Friday)
16. The money from #15 will go towards Christmas gifts
17. Bring the family change jar to be counted (around October 2015)
18. Take fifteen minutes each day to sit with each child for a one on one chat
19. Go out to dinner twice as a family
     a. Friendly's *July 2015*
     b. Golden Corral *July 2015*
20. Go on a double date with my sister (which we keep talking about but never do)
21. Go on a Mother / Son date somewhere we both agree on
22. Go on five dates, outside of the house, with Steven
     a. Doyle's Pour House *September 12, 2015*
23. Make three homemade cleaning products
     a. Facial Cream *March 30, 2015*
     b. Carpet Cleaner (for steam vac) *April 17, 2015*
24. Make an effort to hang out with my sister more often than we do
25. Make Steven a present, just because I want to
26. Get a new pair of glasses
27. Get a massage
28. Join a soccer team
29. Lose 10lbs. Lose 15lbs. Lose 20lbs. Lose 25lbs.
30. Get a regular doctor check up *July 2015*
31. Get a GYN check up
32. Be happy with my life
33. Love myself wholly

bold = completed     italics = started

I'll update this post as I complete tasks (and link back to it during the year). I will also tweet using #Geek33by33List  so remember to check that! LOL!