Saturday, January 03, 2009

Resloute shuns.

OK, so I again am reminded about resolutions because of Moe.  Thanks, I think.  Here are last year's resolutions:

By June 15th, 2008, I will reduce clutter in my home by storing papers and class notes in an electronic format.
Didn't happen.  I completely forgot about this, however, I reduced clutter by filing papers. C-
I will lose 10 more pounds by May 15th by working out 3 times a week.
I'm not sure if I accomplished this.  I think I was at about 195 and am now at 186 and was there by May 15th.  So, I think so, but I was not specific in my goal/resolution.  A-
I will decrease spending by eating outside of the home no more than once a week. (Unless someone is treating!)
I was good at this for a while, but when I started working retail, this became far from reality.  F.
I will read one book this summer for fun (due date August 15, 2008). (I don't read for fun right now.)
Yep.  A couple. A+
I will keep in better contact with family and friends (I'm really bad at this.)
Who knows?  I've seen friends I haven't seen in a while.  But is this really measurable?  Nope.  I
I will spend more time on studies.
Nope.  What studies?  F

Well, I think my overall score is something like a C for the year.  That's pretty good.  I haven't set goals/resolutions for 2009, but I'm renewing my birthday goals of 2008.

On May 14th, 2009, I will have 10% body fat. (This is a huge goal, but I want a six-pack for a little while in my life).
-Along with this, I will run (the whole way) a 5K. Grandma's 5K, Friday, June 19, 2009
-I will finish a century bike ride (100 miles).
-I will master a knew skill: rock climbing. This I will work on more.  I have lost the timing, but I'll get it back.
Play piano. 
Perform piano in public (I don't know how, but I will) Done! Maybe I'll try it again.
Read 10 books of my own choosing! I have read some, but I need to read a few more.

I will try to update on these plans this year.  I was awful in the past few months.  

God's blessings.


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~moe~ said...

You graded yourself? Dude! That's so harsh! :)

Hey maybe if you talk really, really nice to me I could come up and run Grandma's 5K with you. I won't be able to do much more than that since I'll be only a month off my own marathon but it'd be fun to run together.

Good goals. I like them a lot. :)