June 20, 2012

Summer Bucket List: Update 6/2012

So here we are, second to last week of June. Life is busy for me at work. As in, I get to work at 6:30 am each morning that I can, busy. I'm usually exhausted when I get home, but instead of just sitting around I've been trying to keep busy. Fitting in a workout, walking the dog etc. In the meantime I've knocked off some items from my list and as pledged I figured I'd write about them.

#SIX - Get a new smart phone.
Done. I decided to get the Samsung Stratosphere. I wasn't worried about getting an iPhone. Yes they are pretty but they don't have 4G yet, and frankly I didn't want to pay for a phone. I also received my phone completely free with a $40 credit. Done! So far I love it, sort of. I'm not used to being SO connected to everything in my life. It's a bit strange and something I guess I'll have to get used to. For the past three days at work I shut it off. The constant alerts to stuff happening all over the web that I'm being alerted too is really distracting. Especially when your stressed out.

#THIRTEEN - See Prometheus
I've already talked about this and while at first I wasn't that into it. The more Mike talks about it, or discusses findings about the movie online, I start to like it more and more, and I sort of want to see it again. In other movie news, he had me watch Alien the other night and I wasn't as into it. I think I should have seen it first and THEN saw Prometheus. Anyhoodle, this weekend is Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter... SOOOO excited.

#TWENTY - Make Key Lime Cheesecake
I rocked this for father's day. I will share the recipe with you next week. It was simple and delicious. Definitely a crowd pleaser there were only 2 pieces left when it was all said and done.

#TWENTY SEVEN - Walk three nights a week with June
I am pleased to say that so far we have stuck to this, even with the heat. I went into work early this week a few days so I wasn't feeling getting up early BUT so far we haven't skipped a day. Even if I have to wait for the sun to go down a bit, I'm game for helping her and myself get our fitness on. Last night Mike and I walked her together, after the sun went down. It was great - but the pancakes in my stomach said otherwise. Whew!

#THIRTY EIGHT - Join Instagram.
Done, follow me if you'd like!I sense a new addiction coming on. Can't wait to utilize it during my vacation!

#FOURTY FOUR - Lose 10 lbs.
I'm down two, not a bad start!

#FOURTY FIVE - Blog about each item crossed off the list
Here's the start.

I'm off to a good start. I hope to knock out a lot of these on my vacation. The vacation can't come soon enough!!!

Have any of you started a Summer Bucket List? If you decide to feel free to snag the button above and link back to my original post. Please comment and let me know you did. I'd love to read what you are going to be up to this summer!

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Anonymous said...

You ARE off to a great start. I feel like such a slacker. I need to get busy on my Project 52 list.

Shana said...

You are off to a great start. I can't wait to see what else you get done this summer.

{Jessica} said...

Congrats on knocking a few items off your list already! I did my own bucket list today - with only 10 items on it, so I don't get too overwhelmed, haha! I linked back to yours in my post. You can check it out here, if you want:


robyn said...

Awesome job keeping up with the walking - that seems to be the first thing that goes when I am busy.
Or tired.
Or stressed.
Or cold.

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