We’re half-way through the year. How did that happen so quickly? As I reviewed the past six months and looked towards the next six months, I decided to do a mid-year status check. Is this challenge-a-month thing working for me? How am I doing towards the goals I set out to accomplish at the beginning […]
April Challenge: Order out of Chaos
My April goal was to make order out of chaos, create a somewhat minimalistic life and therefore live happily ever after in all of the additional space I created by getting rid of stuff. In my head, that’s what I meant by the “Tidying Up Challenge”. I successfully tidied up and organized these areas of chaos: […]
April’s Goal: The Life-Changing Magic of What?
It’s nine days into April and I’m just now getting started with my challenge. I tried to start it last weekend but instead stabbed myself in the thumb and ended up in Urgent Care instead. My limited willingness to take the extra time required to do things like cook and clean while being one thumb […]
January Challenge – Nine days In!
Pre-Challenge – 10 Days Ago…. Getting ready to start an extremely strict diet creates it’s own challenges: Making a mental list of the foods I’ll miss the most Enjoying my lunch of sushi and dinner of tacos Shopping and filling house with healthy foods Removing/giving away/drinking the things I don’t want in my house during […]
It’s January, What are We Waiting For?
Let’s get these challenges started January! The month of new beginnings, fresh starts, new goals, and resolutions. It can’t help itself, that is what January is about. For January, I’m going to follow the same path I have the past two years, only I’m making it harder, because what sounds like more fun than starting […]