Feb. goals--EOM check-in

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Feb. goals--EOM check-in
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Sun, 02-28-2010 - 12:30pm

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Kelly



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Sun, 02-28-2010 - 1:58pm

Kelly, I'll trade you. You do the decluttering of the rooms for me - and give me those phone numbers so I can do that one for you :P


I think I did decent, though not great.


GOAL: Keep February spending low enough so that Jan and Feb combined average out to be under my monthly limits.


RESULT: I went over $18.56 on eating out, which isn't *too* bad. Of course, March will have to make up for that (and I have gift cards so it shouldn't be a problem). I would have been fine everywhere else - except that DH convinced me that I needed to shop Saturday (still February) instead of Monday (March) after work. So I'm over - but it's all stuff for March so I really don't think that's too bad. And it will balance out in March, I think. Prior to that trip, I had balanced with Jan/Feb combined ($2 to spare for food and $10 for household, lol). All other areas are good.


GOAL: Make my sister's room (and the spare bedroom) more livable and less like a storage room exploded in there. We have furniture that we don't need along with a bunch of "crap" that needs to go.


RESULT: I've had stuff listed on Craigslist and just relisted it today. I also resigned up for freecycle and listed a few items there. I did manage to get rid of a desktop computer and a 32" TV. So I'm getting making progress, but this will be a March goal, too.


GOAL: Use the Wii at least 3 times per week.


RESULT: I have used the Wii for an average of over 30 minutes each day. The one day I missed (due to a sick child that wouldn't nap) was made up the next day.


GOAL: Lose 4 more pounds.


RESULT: HAHA! I lost 1 pound in February. *hangs head in shame*


GOAL: Go for at LEAST a 15 minute walk any day it's above 35* with no precipitation.


RESULT: There were


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Sun, 02-28-2010 - 2:51pm

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Sun, 02-28-2010 - 3:31pm

1. Get taxes done.

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Sun, 02-28-2010 - 3:45pm

still keep up with the housework every nite or in the morning depending on what is going on in the evening THIS HAS BEEN GOING WELL FOR THE MORNING TIME


keep the girls clothing bins for an easier morning filled on Sundays/laundry days THIS ALSO HAS BEEN DOING WELL BUT STILL A WORK IN PROCESS


get the tax stuff gathered and done (last month this did not happen thanks to dh)NOTHING YET CARRING OVER TO MARCH


donated the old shoes I have here at the house

Becky
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Sun, 02-28-2010 - 4:25pm
It's a deal!!! Though I should warn you that I've been in a pretty ruthless mood when getting rid of stuff, lol!
Kelly



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Sun, 02-28-2010 - 5:07pm

1. Stick to $550 grocery bill Went $22 over but i was ok with that.


2. Continue with menu planning worked out very well


3. Finish bringing summer clothes to consignment shop-brought the last batch there yesterday.


4. finish redesigning my closet Done!




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Sun, 02-28-2010 - 5:43pm

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Mon, 03-01-2010 - 3:21am

 


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Mon, 03-01-2010 - 9:12am

1. put extra 120.00 onto debt. (I already accomplished that).

Well we got our tax money back and put 1742 towards debt

2. put 200 into savings.

We put 2000 into savings.
3. Meal Plan

We've also been planning meal, I just not really posted that much.

4. Declutter bedroom and Mason's room.

That is completed
5. Set up a workout calendar and stick to it. :)

also completed just not really sticking to it. :(