1,001 days from tomorrow, friday, 03 august 2007, is friday, 30 april 2010.
ready or not, here are the janel's 101 goals...
- [life changes]
move out of mom's house.completed 10nov07 consolidate crap down to one storage unit. no storage unit at all would be even better.completed 10nov07 file bankruptcy.completed 18dec07 get a job.completed 27aug07 then get a job that i like and want and quit that crappy job.also completed 27aug07, as of 10nov07 i've decided i really like my job
- overcome my fear of large bodies of water by spending time in a lake, in an ocean or on a boat at least five times [3/5 completed]
tell someone i love them and mean it.completed 03sept07
- discuss catholic conversion with a priest.
pay my tickets/fines/tags.completed 17aug07 get my license back.completed 04oct07
- [health and beauty]
use up all the expensive beauty products i currently have and then replace them with less expensive and more green products.completed 21oct07
- transition to a fresh food only diet.
- lose 30 pounds.
- finish my tattoo series.
- treat myself to a pedicure four times. [1/4 times]
- find out if i'm a candidate for laser eye surgery.
- take a yoga class. and take it seriously.
- run a 5k - and finish.
- stop drinking soda.
- stop chewing my bottom lip.
- stop chewing my fingernails.
- whiten my teeth.
- [money] begin to repair my credit.
- begin paying on my student loans on a monthly basis.
- stop bouncing checks.
- open a savings account and keep dollars in there.
- get a safe deposit box.
trade in my car for something more green.this sort of happened when i got rid of the uugof this spring. close enough. set a monthly budget. stick to it at least four times. [4/4 completed]that's as done as it's ever going to get! give $20 to a homeless person or a stranger in need.completed october 2008 clean out my closet - if it hasn't been worn in over one year, donate it or sell it on ebay.completed august 2008
- [friends/family] get to know my friends' kids by spending time with them on a monthly basis or as much as i can.
- send personal christmas cards with handwritten notes to friends and family.
- remember birthdays and anniversaries by sending cards (not online) for an entire year.
send someone i care about flowers for no special reason.completed 17oct07 road trip with my brother(s).we flew but it still counts. completed october 9, 2008
- spend a weekend with my grandma. she's not going to be around forever.
take the kittehs in for regular kitteh check ups.completed by my momma 21dec07
- take my mom to lunch on a regular basis.
make amends with an ex-friend.completed feb 2008
- write five letters to elizabeth. [0/5 completed]
immerse myself in kung fu movies.completed 30sep07 read at least a book a week for a month.completed 20nov07
- attend a church service.
join the library.completed dec 2007
- join a book club and participate.
- learn to kayak (in north carolina, preferably).
- learn to play the piano.
do not go online for three consecutive days.completed 12oct07
- learn to speak spanish.
- learn to drive a stick shift.
- make an emergency winter kit for my car and don't eat the granola bars when i'm stuck in traffic.
- grow a plant from a seed and don't let the cats eat it.
learn the names and locations of the major constellations in the summer.completed august 2008
- learn to whistle.
- catalog my books
- write a book. it doesn't have to be publishable or even good.
- sell a story.
- setup a saltwater fishtank.
close my myspace account.(sort of) completed dec 2007 close my facebook account.completed 05sept07
- learn to snorkel.
- read the bible.
- paint a painting.
- take the gre.
register to vote.completed 04oct07 then vote.completed 14oct08 support a political candidate in the 2008 election.GO OBAMA! completed september 2008
- become a "friend of" a museum or art gallery.
- [fun stuff] [insert your own innuendo here :)]
- see a midnight showing of rocky horror picture show.
- get my tongue pierced.
- try with every ounce of my being to be a contestant on the price is right or wheel of fortune.
- send a secret to postsecret.
- buy an outfit at a thrift store and wear it.
- buy a mac laptop when my dell bites the dust :(
spend all day in bed when i'm not ill.completed summer 2008 go camping. in a tent.completed september 2008
- hot lap a sprint car.
- attend baseball games at three basball stadiums that i've never been to before. [0/3 completed]
- be in a parade
- try a baltimore zoo.
- purchase 10 more swatch watches. [0/10 completed]
- attend two music festivals. [0/2 completed]
- host a party.
- sing karaoke. sober.
own enough underwear that i don't have to do laundry for a month.completed 28dec07
- go bungee jumping.
- go skydiving.
- dress in costume for halloween.
- take a picture every day for a month and post them on my blog.
have a garage sale.completed june 2008
- [travel] travel to greece.
- see the grand canyon.
- visit new orleans.
- vacation in banff.
- [volunteer] reapply for the peace corps after gaining volunteer experience.
- donate blood five times [0/5 times completed].
- volunteer at least five times, for at least one hour each [0/5 completed]
- [misc] make it to 2,000 blog entries.
post this list on the internet and make it public knowledge.completed 02aug07
- in 1,001 days, write 101 new goals.