May goal checkup

Sunday, June 3, 2018

Here's how I did on my 2018 goals in May!

Personal Goals

1. Read 48 books - 73% complete

Read four books this month, which does meet my goal but quite a bit less than I've been reading lately. Look for a post soon with my reading list!

2. Start a blog - 48% complete

Posted twice in May. Goal is one post per week.

3. Organize photos/backups - 8% complete

No progress.

Family Goals

1. Read to Finley nightly and track what we're reading - 42% complete

Still reading before naps and before bed (2-3 books each time) plus pretty much anytime Finley brings us a book.

2. Have a date night OUT every month - 50% complete

We went to see the new Star Wars movie, Solo, on opening weekend.

3. Have a date night IN every month - 42% complete

Didn't write down specifics, but I know we watched a few movies at home together in May!

Fun Goals  

1. Experience Huntsville - 50% complete

We went to the Jubilee in Decatur on Memorial Day weekend. Sadly, the balloons weren't out when we visited because of weather. Glad we live close enough that we can just try again next year!

2. Go to Disney World - 78% complete

Finished up our planning and all that's left is to pack and GO!

3. Go to Washington, D.C. - 100% complete

Financial Goals

1. Track our spending with YNAB - 42% complete

Still using YNAB to track our expenses/budget.

2. Have two no-spend months - 50% complete

No progress.

3. Buy a new computer - 47% complete

Still steadily saving for my new Macbook!

Health Goals

1. Achieve my daily stand and move goals - 64% complete

My goal here is to achieve my daily stand and move goals at least three times per week. Getting really close to a perfect month!
  • Stand goal: Achieved 22 of 31 days
  • Move goal: Achieved 28 of 31 days

    2. Lose 10 pounds - 58% complete

    No progress.

    3. Develop a skincare routine - 0% complete

    No progress.

    Household Goals

    1. Re-do The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up - 33% complete

    No progress.

    2. Hire a maid - 100% complete

    3. Cook more - 36% complete


    We are still doing Hello Fresh every other week and love it!

      Spiritual Goals

      1. Read books on faith basics - 0% complete

      No progress.

      2. Keep a prayer journal - 6% complete

      No progress.

      3. Do a small group at church - 50% complete

      No progress.


      May was crazy, but June will without a doubt be the craziest month so far this year. We have THREE trips planned out of town, and I have a huge work event to plan and execute. Look for another post soon with my June goals!

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