My Goals

So it is currently the end of 2015, and a lot has happened this year.  I’ve had to change my priorities, make sacrifices, and not always get to do the things that are fun, but instead to what’s necessary.  

I always strive to be better with my finances and travel more, I definitely made some changes for the better in 2015 financially.  Hopefully in 2016 I’ll be able to reap the rewards of these actions with more traveling.

  • This has been however, the first time in a pretty long time where I don’t really know what I want to achieve in the coming year.  I have a few ideas but they are still at the point of just floating around in my head.  One goal I had is already completed as I just accepted a new job, that puts me back in my area of specialty: Diabetes Management.  I’m so excited about this opportunity, and making some headway with it in 2016 and years to come after that.

 

  • Another thing I would at least like to start in 2016 is writing a book.  It sounds so scary to say that “out loud”, or into print.  This has been something that has been floating around in my mind for a little while now.  I personally think I’m hilarious, so why not?  Plenty of people without credentials or legitimate experience write books -so why not this gal?!

 

  • I’d also like to start a podcast to accompany this blog.  In my mind this will likely require a sidekick, but I’m not convinced on that yet.  I already have a list of topics ready to go, at this point I’m really not sure what’s stopping me.  Other than that I think I sound like an 8 year old kid when I’m recorded

 

  • In 2016 I am going to run a sub 4:30 marathon, a sub 2 hour marathon, a 50 minute 10k, and break 25 minutes in the 5k.  It’s happening, I’ve already started a build up plan to crush these goals, and to get ready for marathon #3 in April

 

  • I’m going to do at least one destination race (other than Glass City).  I don’t care if it’s a half or full or whatever, I am going to go somewhere new and do a race.

 

I feel like that is a pretty ambitious start for goals in 2016, so I think it’s safe to leave this list as is for now 🙂

 

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