Posts tagged "goals"

8 Lessons I’ve Learned During Marathon Training

In March, I signed up for a 5k called Bacon Chase that took place in June (the lure being that you got unlimited bacon at the end). I figured by the time it rolled around, I’d be ready for it. So, of course, I proceeded to not prepare at all and then run it anyway…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / September 12, 2014

5 Moments Of Pride That Are Disproportionate To What I’ve Actually Achieved

There are some achievements in life that are worthy of beaming pride and perhaps a little bragging. Winning the Nobel Peace Prize! Selling your first novel! Getting a cool new job! And then there are some achievements in life that are not so much "achievements" as fairly normal life experiences that feel just as victorious,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 28, 2012

What’s Your Theme For 2011?

I'm not sure if I'm going to make resolutions this year. I mean, I'm not anti-resolutions. I make them every year, and sometimes I even keep them. There were a few this year I did OK on. I didn't really get going on maintaining an exercise regimen until the second half of the year, but…
By: Wendy Atterberry / December 28, 2010

10 Resolutions NOT To Make This New Year’s Eve

Before you go making your list of resolutions for 2011, make sure you aren't setting yourself up for failure. Some resolutions, after all, are just begging to be broken by February. After the jump, 10 resolutions you'd be wise NOT to make this year.
By: Wendy Atterberry / December 20, 2010

Do You Have A Cradle List?

The other day, on my personal blog, I confessed to having started a list of things I want to do/accomplish before I have a baby. Someone in the comments section alerted me to a recent episode of "How I Met Your Mother" where such a list is referred to as a "cradle list,"…
By: Wendy Atterberry / October 20, 2010

5 Things You Wanna Do

Yesterday, I asked you to list five things you've never done, which I thought might be a fun way to learn a little more about each other. Y'all were so enthusiastic in your replies that today I want you to go a little further with the game. Today, I invite you to list five…
By: Wendy Atterberry / September 24, 2010