By the end of 2013, we would like to pay off over 20% of the current outstanding debt on our house. To do this Anna and I will continue to work together with our finances find more opportunities to earn and save more money. We have also considered looking at selling our house, since we probably have a larger house then we really need.
FINAL UPDATE: We paid of over 40% of our outstanding debt and moved our debt free day up to October 1st, 2015!Intellectual Wellness
My goal for 2013 is to read at least 100. As Charlie Jones said, "Five years from today, you will be the same person that you are today, except for the books you read and the people you meet." I want to read some good books, so that I can be a better person five years from now.
FINAL UPDATE: I have completed 103 books so far with a chance to finish one more before going to bed tonight.Physical Wellness
By the end of 2013 I would like to be back at my pre-broken foot weight.
FINAL UPDATE: I was did not make this goal - but will continue to strive for this during 2013 as part of my overall fitness goals.
After finishing reading the Bible again in 2012, I plan on starting over in 2013. In addition to reading the Bible, I will be using Tony Dungy's The One Year Uncommon Life Daily Challenge for my personal quiet time in 2013.
FINAL UPDATE: I was able to do these things!
I have been working on creating 5 SMART goals for 2014 that will stretch me to be a better version of myself and continue to improve that are specific, measurable, attainable, realistic, and timely. I will be writing them up today to be posted tomorrow along with a new format for my blog.