I don't usually make goals or resolutions. In the past I have made them and set myself up for failure and that's not a good feeling! This year I am approaching my goals differently, I didn't want to create a list of unattainable things to accomplish only to give up by January 5th. I have created a list of things I know I can do. I did not set any lofty goals beyond my reach. I am working on putting things in place to help me conquer these goals, which will make lovely blog posts for my new blog. I love when a plan comes together [insert smiley here]
Returning from our family getaway this Christmas, I sat in the airport terminal, said a prayer and began writing down my goals for 2012.
- Deeper daily time with Abba.
- More quality time with the Hubby and Babies.
- Take more steps toward healthy living.
- Be more available.
- Start sketching and drawing again.
- Create more laughter in my world.
- Start blogging again.
- Read 6-8 books.
- Establish ink & mouse for God's glory.
- Become a better designer/artist.
I have also decided to claim a word of the year. Ali Edwards (a well known scrapbook artist) has been inspiring people to pick "One Little Word" for each year. I have joined her Big Picture Class to keep me accountable to stick to my word. The word I have chosen for 2012 is, cherish. The verse I found to inspire me is Proverbs 19:8,
The one who gets wisdom loves life; the one who cherishes understanding will soon prosper.here we go two thousand and twelve...