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Daily/Weekly Goals Challenging + Quilts

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Since I made new daily & weekly goals last Friday it has been challenging to meet the daily goals. As I said it was going to be a challenge. I realize that I can't always meet every goal every day (perfection), but to strive for doing my best and continue on.

Sat was my son-in-law's college graduation. Between going out to eat for lunch and his graduation party in the evening the meal plan went out the window.
Sunday I worked cleaning out the flower gardens. Monday our refrigerator froze up and overheated. After keeping it turned off most of the day it started working again.

Here are the quilts I made for the African girls' home....
I used double knit fabrics I inherited from my mom's fabric stash as the focus fabric


the brown print & dark brown fabrics were my mom's



the green/grey/black print double knit & the black/white print in the center was my mom's


the big square orange/tan/peach print knit was my mom's

DAILY -- 5/4, 5/5, 5/6, 5/7
1. Blog emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
2. Follow trainer's nutrition plan strictly emoticon emoticon (*supper) emoticon emoticon (aft snack*) *didn't
3. Exercise minimum of 30 minutes a day allowing one day of rest a week emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
4. Achilles/Calf stretch routine - ice Achilles tendon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
5. Made to Crave Devotional emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

WEEKLY (Sat-Fri) --
1. Lying Leg Stretch - 3x's week (M-W-F) emoticon (T)
2. Made to Crave - watch DVD, read book & do homework
3. Plan meals
4. Cardio = min 20 min a day, Strength (M-W-F)

PROJECTS
1. 2003 pictures into album
2. Bind wedding quilt
3. Bind granddaughter's baby quilt
4. Quilt/bind 2nd baby quilt
5. Make baby quilt for daycare parent
6. 2004 pictures sorted, labeled, put into album
7. Sort/put away stacks of material (leftover from projects)
8. Clean/organize quilting room
9. Start Mahan quilts
10. Finish cross stitch baby sampler for granddaughter
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  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

KALISWALKER 5/16/2013 1:01AM

    The quilts are beautiful, made by your hands with love

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MURRAYGOLD 5/15/2013 3:56PM

    Thanks for sharing photos of the quilts...especially struck by the green and black one. Making a plan is great...doing the best we can is what we hope for...eliminating stress is key.

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CARLANNIE 5/15/2013 3:38PM

    I'll bet you thought about your mom all the while you were piecing those quilts. They will be sent with love!

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LOISDESK 5/15/2013 1:25PM

    Love the quilts! I know the African girls home will cherish them! Goals are good, but don't stress yourself out over trying to be perfect with them either! :)

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NBARNES 5/15/2013 11:34AM

    Quilts are lovely. I think making goals is a good idea - it does help keep me on track so emoticon

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EJOY-EVELYN 5/14/2013 11:01PM

    Exceptional goals and quilts. Love the photos. Your generosity will be rewarded. Hug, hug -- Evelyn

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BESTSUSIEYET 5/14/2013 10:36PM

    Carrie, You sure know how to make Lovely quilts (as always!) and a goal list that makes me tired! and to think, you're caring for 6-8 little ones every day, too! Oh my!
Focus on one healthy choice at a time, my friend! You will succeed! Enjoy the lovely weather we're having!

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ALL-IS-AMAZING 5/14/2013 10:00PM

    Your quilts look amazing!

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MIRA04 5/14/2013 9:58PM

  The quilts look beautiful!

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