December was a crazy month for me, despite all my planning to make it a little easier! I was so glad to have some time off work at the end of the month to hibernate and prepare for the new year.
See the Christmas lights at a nearby historical house.Done. Finish learning music for my church’s Christmas program.Yes, and it went so well! This is always one of my favorite events of the Christmas season, even though it means a lot of extra work for me. Reevaluate work, volunteering, and other activities for the coming year.Yes. I spent some time during the last few days of 2017 to plan how I want my 2018 to go. Time to make some changes!
I kept my goals simple for December, but now that it’s January, I’m feeling a little more ambitious!
- Make appointments for upcoming events. This goal is vague because this encompasses a lot of things. Basically, I want to get started putting plans in motion for those changes I mentioned earlier!
- Read at least three books in the towering TBR pile by my bed. This stack of books has gotten out of hand. I really need to read some of the books I own before I go back to the library…
- Make dinner more often. Since I get home super late most nights, my husband ends up doing most of the cooking. He enjoys it, but I’d like to take some of that work off his hands this month.
- Do a digital declutter. Delete old files, change passwords, back up photos, organize bookmarks… It needs to be done. This is my boring goal for the month.
What I’m Into
Books I’m looking forward to reading: That. huge. stack of books by my bed. There are so many good books in that stack (Tana French, Dashiell Hammett, Emily Henry)!
TV shows I’ve watched: I’m rewatching Psych with my husband–he has never seen it all the way through!–so we can watch the movie. So fun!
Instagram account I’m loving: Guinea Pig Lovers always posts such cute photos and videos!
My favorite Instagram:
This Page Habit box was one of my favorite gifts this year:
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What are you all up to this month? Let me know in the comments!