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Journal Dec 26th – Jan 1st

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Dec 26th

Question? On a scale of one to ten, how spontaneous were you today?


A big 1 πŸ™‚ It was a lazy day of watching TV with the hubby and doing absolutely nothing.


Big 1 πŸ™‚ The day after Christmas is almost always just chilling at home. We watched some movies and barely moved from the couch.

Dec 27th

Question? When was the last time you felt at peace?


I feel at peace now. I couldn’t say that a year ago. Things are going good. πŸ™‚


A couple weeks ago. We have had some mild family issues lately. We will get through it though and feel peace again. πŸ™‚

Dec 28th

Question? Snuggle down or go out and play?

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Snuggle down. A nice warm blanket.


Snuggle! It’s a bit chilly out today! πŸ™‚

Dec 29th

Question? What are your top three wishes?


1. To be loved by my family. πŸ™‚

2. Peace within my family. We’ve had some years of no peace.

3. All of us to be healthy because then we will be happy.


1. A close family. We have been the closest this fall than any other time in a long time. πŸ™‚

2. Everyone healthy in the family. No sadness.

3. The family happy in their life decisions. πŸ™‚ No feeling sorry forΒ oneself.

Dec 30th

Question? List what you’ve eaten for the past week.


Turkey, turkey, and more turkey. πŸ™‚ Love turkey sandwiches from leftovers of Christmas dinner.


Turkey. Too many trips to fast food hamburger places. We were too lazy to cook after Christmas. πŸ™‚

Dec 31st

Question? What is your most cherished memory of this year?


My oldest son graduating from high school. πŸ™‚ Two kids done, two more to go. Yay! πŸ™‚


Finding out the daughter did get her Associates of Arts degree from college. She achieved some of those credits while being deployed and stressed out. She is a strong woman! πŸ™‚

Jan 1st

Question? What is your mission?


To have more energy to do the things I need to do and want to accomplish.

I will finish everything I start this year. πŸ™‚


To write and publish my first novel. To make some money from writing. To lose 50lbs.


To love my family, be healthy, and provide for them.

To get that first book published. Get over being scared of publishing and no one liking it.

It matters that I like it. πŸ™‚

This is my year. I must believe that. πŸ™‚

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Journal Dec 19th – 25th

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Dec 19th

Question? If you could change one thing about today, what would it be?


My energy level. I need to be more fit.


I wish I was further on my books. I wish I had one published already.

Dec 20th

Question? What is your dream vacation?

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A warm place enjoying the beach and all the kids with us.


I would love a trip for hubby and I. It would be great to tour the castles in Germany together.

Dec 21st

Question? If you could be the best at anything, what would it be?


All things creative! Writing and artistic. I don’t think that’s too much to ask for? πŸ™‚


The best person ever. I want to be nice to people. I want to be a good mom and wife. πŸ™‚

Dec 22nd

Question? Did you meet someone new recently? If so, who was it?


No, I haven’t. I stay home mostly.


No, I’m a non-social person right now. I think that will change this next year with an outside job. πŸ™‚

Dec 23rd

Question? What’s your favorite cereal?


Mini-wheats! Love them! πŸ™‚


I’ve been loving raisin bran lately. Good for me also. πŸ™‚

Dec 24th

Question? Write down a recent transition.


Adapting to living in a bigger town again. πŸ™‚


The boys being in different schools for the first time. Or is that their transition? πŸ™‚

Dec 25th

Question? Write down five words that describe today.

Merry-Christmas(My creation)


Happy. Loved. Stuffed. Laughs. Special.


Loved. Stuffed. Disappointed. Laughs. Worried.