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My goals for 2016

Hello again, six months no see.

I have decided to write here in english. Mostly for my new friends in Edinburgh to understand, but also to practice my writing skills a bit. I kind of miss Swedish though, both talking it and writing. We will see if I 1) even stick to writing here regularly, 2) have anything to say and 3) enjoy doing it in English. I will write in Swedish from time to time I think.

Today I thought I’d kickstart the new year of my blog with my goals for this year. I think goals are great to have, and I think it’s important to call them goals and not resolutions.

Here are a few:

  • Read one book per month
  • Write in my Bullet Journal every day. (Post coming about this)
  • Practice my handwriting/lettering once per week
  • Sleep at least 7 hours per night
  • Write at least one blog post per week
  • Dare to learn + go in to the free weights section at the gym (This is by far the scariest one I have for this year…)
  • Continue transition in to Veganism.
  • Finish the novel + send it to a publisher

I have a few more I will keep to myself, but I like the way I have broken it down here. I like to set the bar pretty low because then I will feel super good when I do more than what I set out to do. I am trying to go easier on myself, and I think that will help me achieve more this year. I know that doesn’t make sense but I have always been so hard on myself that anything I do just ends up not being good enough, and I end up doing nothing instead. So this year I want to be productive but still always feel good about what I do.

This was just a small start to get going with this darned blog again. I do enjoy writing, but like I mentioned, I’ve set the bar too high in the past and ended up leaving it empty, so now I will just do and we will see where it ends up.

 

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2 Comments

  1. åh yay hurra you’re back!! och så fina och bra mål, känner att vi är lite på samma plan hära (med att skriva på eng, läsa minst en bok per månad och öka veganmat!!!) <3

  2. Tusen tack för din kommentar fina du. Blir varm i hjärtat. Kram tillbaka! <3

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