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34 Things To Do


Monday, September 09, 2013

I turned 33 today and I figured since I'm here I'll start this year by making a list off 34 things I want to do before I'm 34.

0.Do not be so hard on myself. I have random bouts of depression because of my fibromyalgia. I am not weak. I take care of myself AND my grandma. I am strong even when I feel weak.


1. make a new friend( or 50)
2. pray more
3. do daily RAOK. random acts of kindness. AKA leaving a note for a stranger telling them how amazing they are or baking cookies and putting them in the neighbors mailboxes.
4.listen more without judging
5.learn to love my sister-in-law more...
6.learn how to braid my hair
7.pray for the people i do not like instead of judging them
8.color my hair purple or pink or some wild coloring
9. write again. at least one poem and one short story like i used to
10.do something nice for myself DAILY (this is a TOUGH one for me)
11.read something that will make my brain think
12.find a good church so i can make new friends and grow in god
13. find 33 things i love about myself
14.buy myself cinnamon gummy bears
15.learn how to make jewelry
16.learn how to make tiramisu
17.buy myself a package of crayons with ALL colors and a coloring book and stickers
18.find some strange new hobby
19.find an amazing little black dress
20.use my *fancy* stuff I save for special days everyday. I deserve to be celebrated daily.
21. celebrate how much i have in life and do not look back.
22.visit a nursing home
23.read my bible daily
24.make beef jerky
25.learn how to make homemade bread
26.love everyone even the ones i do not like
27.be more selfish. sounds silly but i do more for others than for me
28.look in the mirror and smile everyday
29.find somewhere with a kerioke place and sing my heart out
30.be happy with less
31.simplify my life by focusing on those who i love and love me back and not looking back
32.accept compliments(not everyone in the world is mean and evil)
33.accept that it is OK to still enjoy stuff I did when I was a kid.
34. Get a tatoo in memory of my mom. (this is something my brothers been asking me to do since 2011 when mom passed so I hope I got the nerve this year)

I'll probably print this out and check it off as a I do.
It feels good to have goals to look forward to it.
A lot is stuff I already do but I want to continue in them. I want to grow and be closer to God.




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KATWELL88 9/17/2013 9:57AM

    LOVE your list... I like to use color in my life whether it is my hair or my bright happy clothes or colored penecils !! emoticon
Good luck with your goals happy belated birthday emoticon dolly

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JUMPINJULIE 9/12/2013 2:08AM

    emoticon I love your list.

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CLPURNELL 9/11/2013 9:58PM

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DIDMIS 9/10/2013 11:34AM

    emoticon and the list was incredible. God is so close to you. He walks besides you and isn't it wonderful we can talk to Him personally?

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CAKAROO 9/10/2013 5:44AM

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CHUBBY_MOM 9/10/2013 5:15AM

    Love the things on your list. What a great idea.

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ANGYAS 9/10/2013 3:22AM

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Happy B-day sweety ;)

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TXPATRIOT 9/10/2013 12:06AM

    Sorry, there was an error and it posted twice.

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TXPATRIOT 9/10/2013 12:04AM

    Awesome! Thanks for sharing!

Will have to try this on my next birthday!

Happy Birthday!
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WOLFKITTY 9/9/2013 11:55PM

    Good ideas!

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HANNAHSGRAMMIE 9/9/2013 10:39PM

    What a wonderful idea!!!! I think I'll try to work on a list, but mine will have to be 57 items!!!! Good luck.

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PHYLISSCR 9/9/2013 10:37PM

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY , and that was a very good list ! emoticon

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LOSIN_IT4GOOD 9/9/2013 9:30PM

    good luck! emoticon

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COCK-ROBIN 9/9/2013 6:40PM

    Wonderful! emoticon

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CARSINGER86 9/9/2013 6:22PM

  Great list. Perhaps I should make one of my own. Happy birthday as well! :)

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RSSSLHB 9/9/2013 5:20PM

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BABY_GIRL69 9/9/2013 3:12PM

    Great list... I think I might a few of these to my own list hope you don't mind very much....

God bless & be encouraged!

Dee

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AWESOMECHELZ 9/9/2013 2:39PM

    YOU ARE BACK!!! I am SO proud of you and so happy. I told you that I missed your blogs and I meant it. emoticon
When you color your hair, PLEASE post a photo and let us know what you used (e.g., brand). I am thinking of doing the same thing. emoticon And I have crayons with all the colors, I am 50 and love it! emoticon
On your bad days, look at your list and keep moving forward. You can do it, my friend.

Love, Chelsea



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SILVER_WOLF1221 9/9/2013 11:41AM

    Wow, I love your list. I think printing it out is a very good idea so you can look at it everyday. These are awesome goals and I hope you're able to check all of them off in time. emoticon

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TIGER_LILY_613 9/9/2013 11:30AM

    This is a wonderful list, especially #10 emoticon
Happy birthday Sweetie ! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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MISSFITOKSANA 9/9/2013 11:21AM

    Happy Birthday! emoticon

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GYMRAT_AT44 9/9/2013 11:16AM

    Great list... and idea. Happy Birthday.

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FELINA 9/9/2013 11:10AM

    Great list !
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I had some crayons and coloring books I got for Christmas a few years ago and would sit and color while we watched TV in the evening. Great fun ! I used up all my coloring books and gave the crayons to Goodwill when I switched to doing my crafts while watching TV.

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WALLAHALLA 9/9/2013 10:47AM

    fantabulous list!

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PLATINUM755 9/9/2013 10:31AM

    Love the list. Really loved the coloring book idea...I stopped (I was an adult, right!!) then I had my dd and haven't stopped since. emoticon and emoticon

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PATTYKLAVER 9/9/2013 10:29AM

    Your list got me thinking. I have started mine. My birthday is January 2 and I will have a few more things to do than you do, but I think I can do it.

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KELLIEBEAN 9/9/2013 10:04AM

    Great list. I LOVE crayons and coloring books. Look on line, you can get some cool ones sometimes. I bought my kids Beatles coloring books one Christmas. My kids are adults, they love the Beatles and got a big kick out of the coloring books.

Live it up baby! Happy Birthday!

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