2023 Goals: July Check-In

Not as much done as I’d hoped this last quarter and with the recent major life changes (like new roomie/SO), I’ll probably have to revisit these goals all together, but for now, here’s the update!


These are goals revolving around anything related to my personal finances.

  1. Drainage loan balance below $2,200
  2. No NEW debt
  3. Be firmer on staying ON budget with spending, particularly in my problem areas of overspending on Twitch ($100/mth) and gifting ($100/mth)
  4. Cashflow trip to NC in April

Fitness and Health

Anything related to exercise, weight loss, general fitness, and being a healthier me.

  1. Strength training at least two days a week
  2. Some form of cardio at least two days a week
  3. Consistently attend therapy sessions per recommended schedule and be open/vulnerable and all that
  4. Sleep at least 5 hours a night

Around the House

The unending money sink…

  1. Fix hall drywall, particularly the ceiling
  2. Repaint house exterior
  3. Clean gutters
  4. Lego display set up and dining table cleaned up
  5. Clean out junk in the home office that hasn’t been touched in 5+ years already
  6. Clean out unneeded boxes in the home office and library closets
  7. Install window AC in bedroom

Streaming and Content Creation

Goals specific to my Twitch streams and other content creation.

  1. Consistently stream three days a week
  2. Frame and hang Subathon poster
  3. Complete at least 12 games on stream
  4. Stream another PSOne game
  5. Stream another PS2 game
  6. Stream a PS3 game
  7. Make or purchase an official logo/avatar/icon thingie

Everything Else

Pretty much any other goals that don’t fit in the above categories, like hobby-related stuff, pet stuff, professional development, and the like.

  1. Successfully take Kumo through obedience foundations classes
  2. Read 20 books
  3. Update An Eclectic World to Laminas, Bootstrap 5, etc.
  4. Get through picture editing and posting from June 2022 and before
  5. Simply Piano: Complete Classical 1 course
  6. Simply Piano: 3-star all non-religious songs from Essentials III
  7. Piano: Learn two songs from sheet music