25 Before 25

After turning 24 I decided to create a list of 25 goals before I turn 25. Below I will be noting my progress along they way. You can see my original post here to learn more about the motive behind my goals.

25 Before 25

25 Before 25

  1. Run 10 miles (at once)
  2. Finish 12 books
    1. The Zookeepers Wife
    2. Polish Your Poise
  3. Print wedding photos for our bedroom (I know… its been over a year)
  4. Frame and hang our menus in the dining room
  5. Finish re-decorating our bedroom
  6. Clean out the basement (Well, its in writing. Now I have to do it.)
  7. Go one month without online shopping (Wait, did I just commit to that… Can I take it back?)  Finished March 24-April 24th
  8. Finish our wedding album
  9. Go a full month of going to the gym at least 5 days a week
  10. Finish the basement floor
  11. Go one month without sweets
  12. Clean out the bathroom/linen closet Done May 2017
  13. Spend a weekend at the lake with my husband
  14. Host my parents for a nice dinner
  15. Go one week without Netflix, TV, movies, etc.
  16. Try at least one new recipe a month
    1. April: Braised Short Ribs with Celery Root and Onions
    2. May:
    3. June: Mediterranean Quinoa Salad
  17. Clean off my computer and back up photos
  18. Go one month without eating out
  19. Host both of our families for dinner
  20. Learn more about photography
  21. Have a girls weekend with my mom, sister, and mother-in-law
  22. Do yoga twice a week for one month
  23. Unplug for 24 hours (no phone, emails, computer, social media, TV, etc.)
  24. Write a letter to someone once a month
  25. Spend 25 minutes each Friday night journaling, reading, praying or reflecting on the week.

What are some over you goals over the next year and how do you plan to stick to them?