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Thursday, September 1, 2011

: september goals and an august recap :

hey everybody!
[disclaimer : i have a lot of goals // theres a lot to read]
because i have so many goals this month, i will be breaking them up.
a) life goals
b) dianapantz goals
here we go...

september business goals : 
1) 12 new items in the shop
2) contact 5 places to sell my art
3) 30 days of lists ; 30 days of bags ; 30 days of biking
4) host 2 giveaways
5) do 2 giveaways ; want me to giveaway something on your blog? email me!
6) fill out this business plan
7) have 8 new sponsors ; interested? click here.
8) join 3-6 linky parties. [why havent i been sharing all the goodies i make??!]
9) 'like' 10 new fb pages // leave 20 blog comments // and follow 30 twitter pages [leave me your faves in the comments!]
10) donate 10-15% to 88bikes [oh my goodness ; i love this organization!][visit their site, i promise you will be in tears!]

september life goals : 
1) pay $ ____  on credit card and $_______ on student loans
2) hang all art around the house
3) STOP swearing [seriously, i am like a sailor]
4) open a $_____ savings bond [for my future or my future human]
5) write all minneapolis friends
6) volunteer 2x
7) follow half-marathon training plan 90%
8) read 3 books
9) reburn all cds [seriously. 80% of my cds are scratched]
10) get a car wash AND clean car

and an august recap : 

in august i want to : 
1) be 100% vegan [i have been slacking lately] [not done ; i dont know what my deal was this month!]
2) NO WASTING CSA VEGGIES [seriously, we pay a lot of money for this food!]
3) get down two more pounds [not done, but my running times have improved a billion percent!]
4) send 12 emails to people i care about [real, friend emails]
5) leave 15-18 blog comments
6) follow training plan for half-marathon 95%
7) run 10-12 times AND do zumba abs 10 times
8) pay $______ for loans loans [seriously?! i kicked SO MUCH ASS on this one this month!!]
9) do third Thursday bike event at MIA [not done ; it was the night before we left for chicago! too much to do]
10) make $_______ profit [not done ; my sales were a little rough for a few weeks]
11) add 15-17 NEW items to the shop 
12) finish jills book 100%!
15) make all baby gifts [i have five little humans to create for!]
16) shop at ethnic markets [at least 2-3 times AND try NEW ethnic markets] [not done 1/3]
17) shop from the bulk bins as much as possible [grains, flours, laundry soap!, ect]
18) start and finish james birthday gift [my nanny-baby is turning 1!]
19) start and finish Crystelles case
20) birthday gift for my sister [i have gift EVER in mind!]
21) donate 10 [15%?] of EVERY SINGLE PENNY made to cancer research [this month will mark 1 year since my grandpa passed away][he was one of my biggest fans in the universe and i think of him a billion times a day!]

not bad : 14/21 ; i did really well, actually

heres to a rad september!