JULY GOALS / new month

July 1, 2016
Happy July!
New month = new goals.  
Hopefully the momentum of last month will continue into this one.  I realized this morning that I actually tend to write / think about two sets of goals for each month.  This is probably overkill, but it is what it is.  One is more habit-focused: things I’d like to do every day, perhaps additions to my usual routine or to focus on things I already do but not as consistently.  The other is more task and project focused.
Here are my habit/routine goals for the month:
Daily Meditation
Continue No-S
Continue flossing
Avoid using phone 6p-8p
Read daily (goal of finishing 2 books)
Update shubox_plans daily

I am experimenting with capturing these habits/routines in the Yearly Planning section of the Hobonichi – I tried this once before and I will admit that it was very rewarding to check off the boxes. . . but I also often forgot to do it 🙂  We’ll see how things go this time.
Obviously, my life goals are not all centered around daily habits — the habits are the foundation that (I hope!) will allow me to accomplish the Big Things, at home & at work.  Those tasks currently reside in Project Lists in my GTD system – which I will show off later this month in the planning series I have promised.  I think I will aim for a GTD/planning specific post every Monday – because I still want to write about other things, but this way I will get through the list of topics I wrote about earlier.

I’m super-excited for the weekend!!  3 days of family time.  I can smell the chlorine + burgers already.  We have playdates planned, lots of social time, a date night, and we are going to hit at least 2 items on the Summer Fun List, including C’s first movie in the theaters (Finding Dory, of course).

Happy weekend and happy MONTH.  2016 is half over . . . seems impossible, but true.

1 Comment

  • Reply Brittnie March 10, 2019 at 7:10 pm

    Have fun at the movies! Camille loved, loved it! I would totally recommend splurging on a popcorn or random snacks for the kids to share… totally kept Camille and her little friend occupied. 🙂

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