Category: My Life In Lists


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Life List: Have a Library

Guys, guys! Guess what! The library is finally finished! Hurrah! Rejoice, etc. We started working on it when we first moved in two and a half years ago (whoa) and it’s finally, finally finished. It’s been on my Life List for as long as I remember, and I can’t express enough how much joy it brings […]

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Picking Prints for the Library

Wait, you don’t have a library? In all seriousness, we are very fortunate to have been able to buy a house large enough for me to indulge my childhood dreams. I’ve wanted my own library for as long as I can remember, and we’ve been working hard since we moved in to turn this dusty, […]

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Life List: Complete a 5K

I only added this goal to my Life List recently, but it’s one I’ve been considering for a while. It’s not one I ever thought I’d be able to tick off and honestly, before the start of the year I had very little inclination to achieve it. Which makes it all the more surprising that last week […]

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2015 Goals: April Round-Up

I’m doing a monthly round-up of how my resolutions are going, as a way to encourage me to stay on track and plan goals, rather than leaving everything to the last minute! Here’s my April round-up.  Progress Made – April 200 sugar free days: 22 (56/200) This is definitely getting easier! I’m down to about one day a week now […]

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Life List: Win a Game of Chess

Check! (Little chess pun for you there. Ba-dom-cha.) Technically neither of us noticed Q’s king sitting all exposed and in danger, so I did kind of swoop in and win without putting him in check first. We looked up the rules (he insisted 😉 ) and it turns out saying check is a courtesy but […]

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2015 Goals: March Round-Up

I thought I’d do a monthly round-up of how my resolutions are going, as a way to encourage me to stay on track and plan goals, rather than leaving everything to the last minute! Here’s my March round-up.  Progress Made – March 200 sugar free days: 20 (54/200) I made a good dent in this one this […]

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