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Goals for the 26th year
  • Quit Smoking.

  • Write to Someone I Admire (Can be anyone from friend to celebrity).

  • Send 27 Post Cards (I miss connecting with people outside of the internet).

  • Leave the State for vacation.

  • Pay off my credit cards.

  • Give handmade gifts for special occasions. (Due to my schedule, I will give as many as I can)

  • Publish writing.

  • Sky dive or bungee jump.

  • Start a work out routine.

  • Debate with someone and try to see their side.

  • Walk for a cause.

  • Take a dance class.

  • Read a book a month (at least).

  • Give a gift to a stranger.

  • Hang out with my brother more often.

  • Seek Grammar/Writing Education Opportunities.

  • Volunteer my time outside of school.

  • Stop to reflect on the good things. (May decide to blog it, may decide to write it down in a journal).

  • Maintain a sick time balance at work.

  • Save up for a cushion/emergency fund.

  • Slumber Party/Diva Evening. (I miss sleep-overs!)

  • Learn to walk in heels!

  • Bring lunch to work (at least 3x a week).

  • Take a financial workshop.

  • Learn to cook/cook more often.

  • Go Camping!

  • Stop spending all my money on coffee!

Goals & Alterations in 2008
Sunday, January 6, 2008

  1. Stop Smoking
  2. Start Exercising Regularly
  3. Become more Politically Competent
  4. Volunteer
  5. Be Less Socially Awkward
  6. Travel
  7. Balance Finances Efficiently
  8. Learn to Sew


  1. Septum piercing
  2. Tattoo - Back or Back of Neck Piece
  3. Radical Hair Style Change

Knitting Goals

  1. Finish Projects in a Timely Fashion
  2. Learn Lace Knitting
  3. Learn New Techniques
  4. Knit a Pair of Socks
  5. Knit a Pair of Gloves w/ Fingers

The alterations are things I have always wanted to do but have been reluctant due to a variety of different reasons. I'm calling the piercer about a Septum piercing tomorrow. Any money I get for my birthday will probably go towards the piercing or the tattoo.. Or yarn of course. -=giggle=-

That's it for now, I'll post more tomorrow.

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posted by Valerie @ 1:51 AM  
  • At January 11, 2008 at 7:27 PM, Blogger swansong said…

    less socially awkward is always a hard one.
    i suggest liquor... :D

    how ya been? i haven't been around lately, nor have i seen you around on my intermittent getstitchy reuinions.
    aw, cold hard interwebs.

    yay, hafacve a greeat time.
    i've had tooo much tequilas.

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About Me: I am 26 years old. I work, go to school, participate in roller derby and knit every chance I get. Oh, I also love hanging out with my boyfriend (Grim) and two cats (Kiya and Sigh).
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