Goals for August, 2017

Back in January, I set some audacious goals for myself, knowing I wouldn’t achieve them all, but eager to give it my best shot. Dealing with Autism What I didn’t know then was that our child who was diagnosed with autism in December would continue to struggle.  Like a drowning person who tries to sink […]

My 12 Goals for 2016: September Update

My main goals for 2016 are to work on finances and myself. Sadly, I haven’t been so good at working on myself, but that started to change in August. Here’s how I did in September: Exercise 4,160 minutes in 2016. 11.6% Complete. No progress this month. In August, I exercised 160 minutes this month. In […]

My Personal, Financial, and Business Goals for 2015 – July Update

My word for the year is BALANCE, so I’ve chosen goals that mesh with living a year of BALANCE. Personal Goals Take a trip to Michigan this year to see family and friends.  Unfortunately, unless we get a sudden windfall of money, this probably won’t happen, but I’m not ruling it out yet. Spend no […]

2013 Personal, Financial and Work Goals – April Update

I set some lofty goals this year that, in all honesty, I am not sure that we can accomplish. However, I like to set the bar high because even if I don’t accomplish ALL of the goals, at least I have achieved more than if I had not stretched myself. Also, these goals can’t be […]

2013 Personal, Financial and Work Goals – March Update

I set some lofty goals this year that, in all honesty, I am not sure that we can accomplish.  However, I like to set the bar high because even if I don’t accomplish ALL of the goals, at least I have achieved more than if I had not stretched myself. Also, these goals can’t be […]

2013 Personal, Financial and Work Goals – February Update

I set some lofty goals this year that, in all honesty, I am not sure that we can accomplish.  However, I like to set the bar high because even if I don’t accomplish ALL of the goals, at least I have achieved more than if I had not stretched myself. Also, these goals can’t be […]

2013 Personal, Financial and Work Goals – January Update

I set some lofty goals this year that, in all honesty, I am not sure that we can accomplish.  However, I like to set the bar high because even if I don’t accomplish ALL of the goals, at least I have achieved more than if I had not stretched myself. Also, these goals can’t be […]

Goals Update – December, 2012, End of Year Wrap Up

I last updated our goals at the end of November.  Here is our progress since then: –Pay off our credit cards.  Fail.  We owed $15,815.82 when I set these goal on January 4th, and now, as of December 31st, our balance is $12,894.32. –Pay off my student loan.  On Track.  On January 4th, my student loan had a […]

Goals Update – September, 2012

I last updated our goals at the beginning of September.  Here is our progress since then: –Pay off our credit cards.  Fail.  We owed $15,815.82 when I set these goals on January 4th, and now, as of October 3rd, our balance is $11,345.10  Unfortunately, the balance grew this past month, so this is a fail. –Pay […]

Goals Update – August 2012

I last updated our goals at the beginning of August.  Here is our progress since then: –Pay off our credit cards.  On Track.  We owed $15,815.82 when I set these goals on January 4th, and now, as of September 1st, our balance is $9,808.01  Thus far we have paid off $6,007.81 or 37.9%.  Our goal is […]