2017 Goal Check In: August Progress

Not a ton left to get done, with most of what’s left being “do by the end of the year”. ¬†Hmmm…I need to add new stuff, huh? ūüôā ¬†Hopefully, if things go well, I will have quite a few new ones for next month!


  1. Mortgage balance below $80,000
  2. Student loan group 06/07 (oldest loans) paid in fullDONE!
  3. 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 – doing very well here, weights twice a week and swimming twice a week! Plus 5,000+ steps 5 days a week!
  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! –¬†mostly done other than actually attaching the counter and finishing the edges
  4. Clean off home office desk and get caught up on my filing and shredding!DONE!

Everything Else

  1. Play at least 5 console games –¬†Four done! ¬†Tales of Berseria finished 8/19; now just have to decide the next one ūüôā
  2. Code new PHP importers for An Eclectic World


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