2017 Goal Check In: July Progress

A few done over the month, and that’s about it.  Slow month due to surgery round 2 and ton of stuff at work to get a project ready for launch in mid-September. 


  1. Mortgage balance below $80,000
  2. Student loan balance below $15,000 – Done!
  3. Student loan group 06/07 (oldest loans) paid in full
  4. Emergency fund back up to $1,000

Fitness and Health

  1. Weight down to 160 lbs. by end of year
  2. Consistently do some form of physical activity at least three times a week at lunch time by October
  3. Walk up the stairs at least three times a week by October

Around the House

  1. Clean up/out home office closet (smaller one)
  2. De-weed and restore smaller front garden and replant
  3. Finish kitchen cabinet/counter project!
  4. Reorganize kitchen and breakfast nook to utilize new cabinet and clear out the junk!DONE!
  5. Clean off home office desk and get caught up on my filing and shredding! – shredding part mostly done, just need to do the filing now
  6. Get memorial shelf set up for momDONE!

Everything Else

  1. Play at least 5 console games – Three done!  Finished FF XV  on the 1st with just over 95 hours of game play time logged; started Tales of Berseria a week later
  2. Code new PHP importers for An Eclectic World


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