30 Days of Lists – #30 – This time next year

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The last day of the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

This time next year…

  1. I will have lost another 20 pounds
  2. I will have played my violin regularly
  3. my first year as a church deacon will be finishing up
  4. many of my debts will be paid off
  5. my business will be flourishing
  6. we will be able to invite people over to visit
  7. we will have planted a successful garden and canned the results
  8. we will have more lights up outside
  9. passports will have been procured
  10. I will be planning for 2015!

Love, Cori!

30 Days of Lists – #29 – Things I’m letting go of

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I am participating in the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

Things I’m letting go of

  1. Perfection
  2. Resentments (harder than it seems, but feels so good to be free of them)
  3. Comparing myself to others
  4. Wanting approval of other people
  5. Thinking my dreams aren’t possible
  6. Worrying needlessly
  7. Thinking life has to be hard
  8. People who hurt me
  9. Expectations
  10. Depression

Love, Cori!

30 Days of Lists – #28 – Memories made this year

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I am participating in the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

Memories made this year

  1. Gus joined our family (that’s him above)
  2. Special time with Dad in the hospital
  3. Visits with aunts, uncles, cousins & friends with Dad
  4. Playing music for Dad
  5. Learning how to mow the lawn
  6. Going to Running Gagg & Con on the Cob with Skotte, Ang & Alana and others
  7. Meeting new friends like K&G and the Daves!
  8. Reconnecting with many friends from church and my childhood
  9. Getting help with the yard from Meg & Dustin
  10. Meeting birthday buddy Noah for the first time

Love, Cori!

30 Days of Lists – #26 – I am thankful for…

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I am participating in the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

I am thankful for…

  1. my family
  2. my wonderful friends
  3. my two entertaining dogs
  4. a beautiful house to live in
  5. enough food to eat
  6. my church community
  7. my health
  8. my creative spirit
  9. people who have supported my new business endeavors
  10. a new year to look forward to

Love, Cori!

30 Days of Lists – #25 – Can’t Get Enough Of…

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I am participating in the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

Can’t Get Enough Of…

  1. my homemade chicken soup
  2. Christmas music
  3. Eskimo cookies
  4. ice water
  5. holiday lights
  6. Christmas/Holiday cards
  7. peanut butter balls
  8. oatmeal with raisins (I seem to have food on the brain)
  9. dog cuddles
  10. tshirts!

Love, Cori!

30 Days of Lists – #24 – Things I heard today

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I am participating in the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

Things I heard today

  1. My alarm going off too early
  2. Dogs barking
  3. The mail truck arriving
  4. Red Sonja movie
  5. Christmas music
  6. Soup boiling
  7. Skotte’s voice
  8. Scissors as my mom cut my hair
  9. Beautiful music at church
  10. The laughter of good friends

Love, Cori!

30 Days of Lists – #23 – Who I consider “Family”

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I am participating in the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

Who I Consider “Family”

  1. Skotte
  2. Nathan
  3. Maddie
  4. Gus
  5. Mom
  6. Erik
  7. Skotte’s parents
  8. Skotte’s sister Barb
  9. Niece Kyra
  10. Vivi & Eric – this relationship is special because since Vivi is my mom’s twin, she is like a second mother to me
  11. Aunts and uncles, cousins, spouses, their children
  12. Anyone related by blood or marriage 🙂 This list could get ridiculous!
  13. Diego de Valera
  14. Dustin, Meg and their doggies
  15. My gamer-friends family – Ang, Woody, Chris, TJ, Deb, Dr. Angela, Tristan, Julie
  16. RachaelCassandra, one of my besties
  17. My talker family & my church family & my musical family
  18. Jason , Beth & their crew
  19. Jean Marie
  20. Pretty much all of my friends are an extension of family.  I know I’m forgetting important people in here!

Love, Cori!

30 Days of Lists – #22 – Things that can wait until tomorrow

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I am participating in the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

Things that can wait until tomorrow

  1. Most things 🙂
  2. Finish Christmas cards
  3. Wrap presents
  4. Clean
  5. Finish decorating
  6. Make cookies
  7. Make banana bread
  8. Chicken soup!
  9. Bills
  10. Worrying!

(I should really try to do a little of all these things today anyway…! Except Worrying!)

Love, Cori!

30 Days of Lists – #21 – Positive things from this week

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I am participating in the 30 Days of Lists December edition!

Positive Things From This Week

  1. St. Lucia Festival!
  2. Recovered from stomach bug!
  3. Received orders for jewelry and mailed them out!
  4. Made new friends!
  5. Even though it was hard, was able to say important things that will hopefully make life better in the future!
  6. Won a nifty star at St. Lucia Festival!
  7. Played my violin and enjoyed it!
  8. Had lots of dog cuddle time!
  9. Learned new things about my wonderful city!
  10. Prepared in case ice storm was very bad!

Love, Cori!