101 in 1001 - Two Month Check In

Monday, February 29, 2016

February - another month down. March is here, and the wedding is getting closer. Trev and I are leaving for Puerto Rico in two weeks and I cannot wait. I really need a break! 

1. Pay off debt - Getting there! Paid off all my credit card debt. All that's left is my car and a little bit of student loans.
2. Make a budget and stick to it.
3. Start saving for a house down payment.
4. Establish an emergency savings account.
5. Negotiate a salary increase of at least $10k/year - 4/10 of the way there! Not too bad for only two months in.
6. Merge finances with Trevor.
7. Improve credit score by at least 30 points.
8. Add to 401k and Roth IRA.
9. Pay off wedding & honeymoon.
10. Save $50 for every goal completed. (4/101 - Amount saved: $200)

11. Update resume every six months. 
12. Update professional wardrobe with ten new pieces.
13. Improve Photoshop skills. 
14. Improve Illustrator skills. 
15. Improve web design skills. 
16. Read 5 books on finance & career. 
17. Add at least one new product to Etsy each week. - (I've added 16 new products this year! 8/143)
18. Establish an Instagram accoutnt for my Etsy business. - Completed! @littleowllittlebear :) 
19. Blog at least twice a week. - (2 weeks/143) Not doing great, but I have a few posts lined up for the next few weeks! 
20. Make $250/month on Etsy.

21. Go on our honeymoon! - Hotel and tickets booked!
22. Visit a new state. 
23. Visit a new city. 
24. Visit a new country. 
25. Visit a new continent. 
26. Go on a vacation somewhere snowy. 
27. Go on a vacation somewhere tropical. 
28. Go on a vacation somewhere unexpected. 
29. Go hiking. 
30. Make scrapbooks for each vacation. 
31. Drink tequila in Mexico. 
32. Eat street meat in NYC.
34. Eat key lime pie in Key West.
35. Visit friends/family in a  different state. 

36. Run a 5k.
37. Run a 10k. 
38. Achieve goal weight. 
39. Go on a Color Run.
40. Stop biting my nails. 
41. Hold a plank for 3 minutes.
42. Hold a plank for 5 minutes.
43. Eat 3 servings of fruits and veggies a day 
44. Eat dessert 3x/week or less
45. Visit Starbucks 2x/week or less
46. Walk at least 10,000 steps every day 
47. Try 5 new sports/activities.
48. Do the 21-Day Fix all the way through. 
49. Learn to French braid my own hair.
50. Try 10 new make-up looks. 

51. Read 100 new books. (4/100 - After YouNot That Kind Of Girl, Madame Bovary, You)
52. Draw at least once a week. 
53. Paint at least once a week. (2 weeks/143)
54. Buy a sewing machine & learn how to use it. 
55. Organize craft room. 
56. Finish my Ultimate Wedding Planner printables. 
57. Practice Spanish.
58. Practice French. 
59. Learn a new language. 
60. Volunteer at a community theater. 
61. Watch a show. 
62. Go to a concert. 
63. Practice calligraphy & hand-lettering at least once a week. (2 weeks/143)
64. Make and display a piece of art.
65. Write everyday. 
66. Memorize 5 monologues from Shakespeare. 
67. Watch 50 movies I've never seen before. (1/50 - The Overnight
68. Learn 10 new recipes.
69. Practice ukulele at least once a week. 
70. Learn to use my DSLR better. 

71. Get married!
72. Buy a new coffee table.
73. Get a new tattoo.
74. Clean out my closet. - Completed! 
75. Make a new friend. - We're going on a girl-date tomorrow! 
76. Say "I love you," everyday.
77. Change my last name on all documents.
78. Change my address on all documents.
79. Kiss under mistletoe.
80. Invest in Hunter rain boots.
81. Go on a date night every month. (2/34)
82. Send someone a surprise package.
83. Get a facial every 3 months.
84. Make scrapbook of the wedding.
85. Complete a 1-month No-Spending challenge.
86. Start & finish a book of crosswords.
87. Have my bachelorette party!
88. Sing karaoke (in public). - "Love Story" by Taylor Swift. No, it wasn't good. Yes, I was very drunk.
89. Dance on a bar.
90. Learn to make 10 new cocktails.
91. Kiss Trevor on New Year's Eve in 2016, 2017, and 2018. (1/3)
92. Compliment someone every day
93. Donate blood.
94. Do the #100happydays challenge.
95. Try a juice cleanse.
96. Write my wedding vows.
97. Make a craft or a food for every holiday.
98. Finish all my crafts for the wedding.
99. Make a list of 101 things I have already accomplished.
100. Inspire someone to make their own 101 list.
101. Write a new 101 list.

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