2014: August Goals

Monthly goals cover

Hi there and welcome! Its that time again when we need to set new monthly goals and I will confess right now I do not feel like setting anything for August I just want to chill. This attitude I am exhibiting right now I do not like hence I will force myself to come up with August Goals that will be challenging enough for my bug head.

***The rules are as follows and note I took these straight from the hosts blog page.***
How it works:
The linky goes live on the first Wednesday of each month.
  1. Follow all three hosts:Β My So-Called Chaos,Β A Peek at Karen’s World, &Β Jenee Thompson
  2. Write up a post recapping previous goals & setting goals for the next month.Β The post needs to include the Monthly Goals button!
  3. Link-up your Monthly Goals post in the linky below! See host’s page
  4. Visit other blogs in the linky to show support!

Monthly Goals

July Goals

  • Read and Review 4 books –> SUCCESS
  • Book ticket to Zambia –> Reserved, paying fully this month.
  • Host 1 year blogaversary giveaway –> SUCCESS, thanks for the help and love to all who participated and supported me.
  • Support more blogs –> SUCCESS, I felt it’s important to support one another as blogging can sometimes be difficult.
  • Continue with the “Your weekly weight-loss Plan” linky –> Failed, started then stopped then started now put on hold but will revive soon once I get new plan.
  • Continue to improve the blogs –> there is always room for improvement.

August Goals

  • Read & Review 5 Books, I have so many books to read, review and share with you guys. Obviously they will be featured on my 2nd blog.
  • Be more proactive and spend time with family & friends. This month is full of birthdays, baby showers plus other events so need to be proactive bad organised.
  • Start eating healthier, with less than 150 days till Christmas I need room for the cakes so need to starting behaving now so to misbehave during Christmas. (Not what you were expecting huh!!)
  • Go to cinema at least twice this month, I want to see a couple of movies including: expendables 3 etc.
  • Need to get my mojo back both personally and otherwise, my body for some reason or the other can’t seem to get enough rest even after a 7 hour sleep. It’s so weird that a 4 hour sleep is helping me feel more energised than a 7 hour sleep.

These are my “force upon myself”, what are your goals this month! Week! Year?

Leave a Reply

58 Comments

  1. August 12, 2014 / 7:11 am

    I also need to get into a better eating plan! Good luck with your goals this month!

  2. August 11, 2014 / 12:40 am

    These are all great goals. I feel you on the eating healthier. I always have such a hard time.

  3. August 10, 2014 / 2:30 am

    Good luck on your goals! Great job at completing so many of your July goals!!

  4. August 9, 2014 / 10:55 am

    I think writing goals down totally helps with making them happen πŸ™‚

    • August 9, 2014 / 1:17 pm

      It really does x

  5. August 9, 2014 / 2:32 am

    Creating a list of goals is SO important for success! This is an awesome list.

  6. August 8, 2014 / 10:22 pm

    Great job on your goals last month!! πŸ™‚ I love that you added go to the movies on your goals this month. I think we all need to make sure we have some fun!

  7. Deidre Emme
    August 8, 2014 / 10:06 pm

    Eating healthier has been on my list too! You and me girl, let’s do it.

  8. Carly Anderson
    August 8, 2014 / 8:30 pm

    These are some great goals for this month! I love that you want to get in shape for being able to misbehave on Christmas! LOL!

    • August 9, 2014 / 1:15 pm

      Lol Thanks Carly x

  9. August 8, 2014 / 7:57 am

    This month i definitely want to start eating healthier! I also would like to be more proactive when it comes to schooling!

    • August 9, 2014 / 1:14 pm

      Do it girl!! good luck x

  10. August 8, 2014 / 4:31 am

    5 books in a month is a lot! what is on your list?

  11. August 8, 2014 / 3:28 am

    Great goals, I want to see E3 too! I also need to work on getting my mojo back, I feel like I’m just phoning everything in… being a wife, mother… it’s not nice.

  12. Alison Freisz-Steward
    August 7, 2014 / 10:08 pm

    Great goals — especially get your mojo back — I think I could use a little help in the mojo department too & sleep is such a huge factor! Good luck!

  13. August 7, 2014 / 9:02 pm

    You had some good success! You’ve got this month in the bag! Good luck, and thanks for linking up with us!

  14. songbirdsandbuttons
    August 7, 2014 / 8:58 pm

    Good for you – setting goals! Isn’t it nice to get them crossed off?

    • August 9, 2014 / 1:13 pm

      Thanks, it feels so good getting them done x

  15. August 7, 2014 / 8:57 pm

    My goals are to workout 3-5 days a week (and get up at 5 in the morning to do it). I simply have too many distractions during the day. This year is all about me getting in great shape!

  16. August 7, 2014 / 7:46 pm

    Love those goals! Now you have me thinking of some goals to make for myself πŸ™‚

    • August 9, 2014 / 1:12 pm

      You should, It really helps me with getting things done x

  17. Neely
    August 7, 2014 / 6:08 pm

    You have great goals. I have tons of posts on eating healthy and I love talking about it so feel free to let me know if you want to chat on healthy eating πŸ™‚

  18. August 7, 2014 / 5:33 pm

    Wow, I love that you succeeded on most of your goals! I agree. I always believe there is room for improvement – no matter how successful you are! <3

  19. Crystal Carder
    August 7, 2014 / 5:10 pm

    Great goals. I seem to let my goals slip outta my mind lol. Def with you on eating healthier

  20. August 7, 2014 / 4:43 pm

    Zambia?! How cool!
    I totally understand needing to get your mojo back– I think there is something about August that just has me totally bummed out. I don’t know why but I’ve been having that same exact sleeping issue.

  21. Justina
    August 7, 2014 / 3:44 pm

    Great goals!

  22. August 7, 2014 / 7:21 am

    Good job!!! I usually only sleep 5 or 6 hours a night. It takes a toll, too.

  23. August 7, 2014 / 4:35 am

    7 hours of sleep never does it for me either.. more like 9!

  24. August 7, 2014 / 4:35 am

    Goals are seriously so important. If you arent working toward something then what are you doing, ya know?

    • August 9, 2014 / 1:06 pm

      Its so Important to work towards something, even on a daily basis. x

    • August 9, 2014 / 1:01 pm

      Yh, its a good motivator. x

  25. Ayana Pitterson
    August 7, 2014 / 3:27 am

    I am not a list maker, but I have seen it recently on a few blogs and might figure out a way to start doing this. I love your very ambitious goals. The fact you succeeded in so many in the July list is amazing. Thanks for the inspiration.

    Thrifting Diva
    http://www.thriftingdiva.com

    • August 9, 2014 / 1:00 pm

      Thanks Ayana, I am glad I inspired you. x

  26. August 7, 2014 / 3:01 am

    This goal thing is pretty awesome! I am a total list maker! πŸ™‚ Girl, props to you for being able to read 5 books in any month! I can’t remember the last time I finished 1. Horrible, right? Awesome job last month and lots of cheers and enthusiasm being sent your way for this month! You’ve got this! πŸ™‚

    • August 9, 2014 / 12:57 pm

      Thanks Nikki, I will try my best to keep up. x

  27. August 6, 2014 / 11:31 pm

    Great goals! I am especially on board with your cinema goal being a big movie fan myself.

  28. August 6, 2014 / 11:13 pm

    August is such a busy month, don’t wear yourself out too much! also, heading to the cinema is such a good plan. How many good films have come out recently? It’s amazing!

    Katie <3

  29. August 6, 2014 / 11:05 pm

    I need to start this goal list thing you’ve got goin’ on! Feels good to check things off a list πŸ™‚ Great job !!

    • August 9, 2014 / 12:56 pm

      Yh it makes you feel like you have achieved everything you want to do in that month. x

  30. August 6, 2014 / 10:12 pm

    Haha love that you’re planning 150 days ahead so you can eat all the goodies during Christmas time. Smart thinkin’

    • August 9, 2014 / 8:45 pm

      Thanks Nancy, I like to think ahead x

  31. August 6, 2014 / 7:48 pm

    Great job last month and best of luck this month. It is so great to set goals!

    • August 9, 2014 / 12:53 pm

      Thank you Stefany x

  32. Jo Smith
    August 6, 2014 / 9:42 am

    Great achievements last month!! Here’s hoping u will be just as successful this month – good luck πŸ™‚ x

  33. sophie
    August 6, 2014 / 8:42 am

    great to do list πŸ™‚ such a fab idea to set goals, I do for the year but not monthly.

    Sophie
    xx
    http://www.pocockins.co.uk

    • August 9, 2014 / 12:52 pm

      It’s a good idea to set both. xx

  34. Kate Fever
    August 6, 2014 / 8:29 am

    Wow, you have certainly made a good dent in your to-do list!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies as per EU cookie Law more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close