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Below the cut is the latest update of my progress. I seem to be off to a flying start as I've completed three goals in the first two months and started over 50 of my goals.

101 in 1001 List – Take 3
Start date October 1, 2016 End date June 29, 2019
Current count : 62 days (01/12/16)

Social (started 4/4 : complete 1/4)


1. Host a dinner at mine 5 times (1/5, 23/10/16)
2. Eat in 5 different restaurants (4/5, 10/10/16 BH, 13/10/16 MusB, 25/10/16 LP, 29/10/16 Qside, 22/11/16 TLodge)
3. Visit with family (to average at least once a week for duration of stay here - 14/132 – 27/11/16)
4. Write at least 20 letters to overseas friends (started)

Travel (started 4/6 : complete 0/6)

5. Visit 5 historically interesting places (1/5, All-Hallows at the Tower 22/11/16)
7. Visit 5 places I’ve never been before (1/5, St Paul’s by Covent Garden 24/11/16)
8. Visit 5 World Heritage Sites (Tentative Heritage Sites are also acceptable) (1/5, Tower of London 22/11/16)
9. Visit 5 museums/art galleries or similar (2/5, British Museum, 23/11/16. V and A 25/11/16)

Pampering (started 1/5 : complete 0/5)

11. Have 5 manicures (1/5, 21/11/16, 1 booked)
13. Have hair done professionally 5 times (1 booked)

Help (started 8/10 : complete 0/10)

18. Donate unwanted books to charity/school or give to someone else 10 times (1/10, 25/10/16 M/St M)
19. Donate £20 to charities 5 times (1/5, Movember 16/11/16)
20. Complete a charity event (e.g. walk/run/cake bake etc) 3 times (1/3 14/11/16 Children in Need cake bake)
21. Donate 1,000,000 grains of rice at freerice.com (140,310/1,000,000) (01/12/16)
22. Click to give at The Greater Good site for as many of the charitable organisations as possible at least 500 times (56/500) (01/12/16)
23. Click to give at Care2.com for as many of the charitable organisations as possible at least 500 times (55/500) (01/12/16)
24. Recycle 50 times over the course of the challenge (3/50)
25. Commit 5 RAKs (2/5, 01/12/15)

Challenge (started 4/6 : completed 0/6)

26. Complete the Walk to Mordor challenge (719.93 miles/3,664 miles) (01/12/16)
27. Read more books than I buy over the course of the challenge (20 read: 18 bought) (30/11/16)
29. Complete a Sudoku book (started)
30. Finish a colouring book (started)

Creative (started 7/11 : complete 0/11)

32. Complete six projects with wool (knit or crochet) (started)
33. Complete a cross stitch design (started)
38. Make 5 new soups (1/5 – pepper and butternut squash)
39. Make 5 new main dishes (1/5 – sea bass)
40. Make 5 new side dishes (1/5 – chard)
41. Make 5 new desserts (1/5 – gluten free apple tart)
42. Make 5 baking/treats (3/5 – date and banana flapjack, banana coconut flour muffins, choc chip muffins)

Health, Fitness and Well-being (started 2/6 : completed 0/6)

43. Eat wheat free for 3 months (3*28 days=84 days : 14th September – 7th December) (79/84) (01.12.16)
44. Exercise at least 3 times a week (includes walking at least 3 miles in a day) (ongoing)

Home (started 4/11 : completed 0/11)

49. Declutter garage (started)
51. Declutter bedroom (started)
57. Renovate front garden area seasonally – 3 times a year – 9 times (1/9 13/11/16)
58. Renovate back garden area seasonally – 3 times a year – 9 times (1/9 13/11/16)

Read (started 10/12 : completed 0/12)

60. Read 10 science fiction books (1/10, 22/10/16)
61. Read 10 fantasy books (5/10, 30/11/16)
62. Read 10 classics (started)
63. Read 10 biographies (2/10, 16/10/16)
64. Read 10 non-fiction books about historical events (1/10, 13/10/16)
65. Read 10 non-fiction books to learn something new (Science/Geography/Politics/Medicine/Health etc) (1/10, 15/10/16)
66. Read 100 books that I already own as of 1.10.16 (these may also contribute to 59-64, 66, 68-70) (13/100, 30/11/16)
67. Listen to 40 audio books (4/40, 07/11/16)
68. Borrow 20 books from the library (5/20, 10/11/16)
69. Read 10 ebooks (1/10, 13/10/16)

Watch (started 4/7 : completed 0/7)

72. Watch 10 movies at the cinema (2/10, Dr S 04/11/16, Arrival 12/11/16)
73. Watch 20 movies I’ve never seen before (7/20)
77. Watch 5 plays/operas/shows e.g. going to local theatre or similar (4/5, Bright Stream 06/11/16, Kinky Boots 23/11/16, Nutcracker on Ice 24/11/16, Carol Service 01/12/16)
78. Watch (or get rid of) all DVDs that are already in my collection as of 1 Oct 2016 (31/278) (01/12/16)

Write (started 2/6: completed 0/6)


82. Keep a journal of books read with at least a brief comment (started)

Other (started 9/15 : completed 2/15)

85. Lose 14 pounds of weight (1lb 7.10.16)
88. Try something new (sushi, 23/11/16)
90. Wear a skirt or dress 100 times (4/100)
91. Go a month (30 days) without buying any books (18 days – 19th Oct restart 21st Oct – 30 days) (19/11/16)
92. Go a month (30 days) without buying any books (repeat 4 times – this is a repeat of goal 91 but as I set out to only do it once on accomplishing it, and it being a challenge, it felt right to set it again rather than changing that one)
93. Go a month (30 days) buying only essentials (2 times) (abandoning until after Christmas)
95. Keep a food diary for three months (started)
96. Keep a financial journal for 1 month four times (started)
97. Pay all bills on time for 1001 days (3/33)
98. Organise and keep up to date with filing of important information (started)
99. Add 7 new goals to this list – at least 1 by each of following dates ( 30 Nov 16, 31 Jan 17, 31 Mar 17, 31 May 17, 31 July 17, 30 Sept 17, 30 Nov 17) (6/7)




100/101 tasks set, 3/101 tasks complete, 59/101 tasks started

Date: 2016-12-02 05:20 pm (UTC)
pipisafoat: a typewriter with a sheet of paper sticking out of it with a large heart on it (Default)
From: [personal profile] pipisafoat
impressive! also, you have some really interesting goals I might use as inspiration when I get my next one going.

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