Getting Personal #223: Ten Years

Today marks TEN YEARS since Al and I went on our first date. I can’t believe it! Here are my other dating anniversary posts: Getting Personal #34: Six Years Getting Personal #83: Seven Years Getting Personal #139: Eight Years Getting Personal #180: Nine Years Here are ten photos that are special to me. Happy Anniversary, […]

Getting Personal #222: September Goals

Welcome back! Here are my goals for the month of September: Celebrate our 10-year dating anniversary! Get the photos and other wall hanging items off the floor in my office and get them on the walls. Make at least one thrift store donation run. Finish getting my P.E.O. President materials organized. Publish a post about […]

Getting Personal #221: August Goals Recap

Welcome back! Here’s the link to my August Goals post: Getting Personal #219: August Goals Here are my goals for the month of August: Donate blood. — Semi-Achieved. Celebrate my birthday! — Accomplished! Finish the book I’m currently reading, and publish the review. — Accomplished! Get the photos and other wall hanging items off the […]

Getting Personal #220: Reflections, on My Birthday

This is my fifth birthday reflection post! I can’t believe I started this annual tradition in 2016. I’ve enjoyed reading the posts from 2017, 2018, and 2019. Here we are, 2020! I mentioned in my 2019 post that it had been a roller-coaster ride. Well, 2020 has been one for the books! And it’s only August! We celebrated […]

Getting Personal #218: July Goals Recap

Welcome back! Here’s the link to my July Goals post: Getting Personal #214: July Goals Here were my goals for the month of July: Participate in Camp NaNoWriMo, July 2020. — Accomplished! Publish my updated TBR post. — Accomplished! Re-organize the filing system. — Semi-Achieved. Finish cleaning out the cabinet above the oven. — Accomplished! […]

Getting Personal #216: Fifteenth TBR Recap

Welcome back! Here’s what I’ve read since my last TBR update: Betz-Hamilton, Axton, The Less People Know About Us: A Mystery of Betrayal, Family Secrets, and Stolen Identity Gaiman, Neil, The Ocean at the End of the Lane Gilbert, Elizabeth, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear Jennings, Ken, Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs […]

Getting Personal #214: July Goals

Welcome back! Here are my goals for the month of July: Participate in Camp NaNoWriMo, July 2020. Publish my updated TBR post. Re-organize the filing system. Finish cleaning out the cabinet above the oven. Finish de-cluttering the dining room buffet. Begin the binder of university newspaper articles for preservation. Send at least five cards, letters, […]