I wrote these words exactly one month ago and I’ve been pondering them, again, over the past three days as we adjust to our new reality: I’ve been struggling lately … Continue reading Expectations and Reality
Brennan and Lesa:
Finish one book a month (minimum)
Brennan: Reading another book about Tim Tebow currently…
Lesa: Finished “To Heaven and Back” and “One Call Away”
- Finish paying off credit cards by December 2012
We have paid off 98% of our credit card debt! We will have it paid off by October! Praise God! We will then start paying off our student loans in a couple of months after taking a short break to build up our savings account and travel fund.
- Finish using all Groupons/gift certificates
make a list and schedule on calendar as “date nights”
We have 3 Groupons left to use. We started with 12 Groupons and 4 gift cards, and we’ve bought some since we started this.
Finish losing 30 pounds and keep it off permanently
I have lost 8 lbs… 🙂
- Finish YouVersion Bible reading plan
Send 30 thank you notes this year; finish sending wedding thank you notes
I have sent 12 thank you notes this year…that’s it.
Finish purchasing “secret sister” gifts
Finish organizing attic and put everything in plastic containers for protection from mice/temperatures
Finish protecting important documents by purchasing a “fire safe” Finish funding emergency fund ($1,000)
Open new savings account specifically for the emergency fund Finish organizing clothes in bedroom (i.e. figure out solution with tiny closet)