Welcome to the Fluff! Here I blog my goals, especially my reading and studies, and my ongoing downscaling and using up of material stuff and working towards a more minimalist lifestyle.

Current Month

Progress on the current month's goals.  Last updated: 17 October

Number of goals for the month: 34

Completed:  3/35
In progress:  9/32

Health
* Keep up food plan, aiming to lose three more pounds this month   In progress, down to 9st 3.5 now :)
* Remedial Exercises once or twice daily
* Wobble board session each day
* Brisk walk most days   Trying, but having foot problems again
* Start gentle tone up and flexibility exercises adding a little more every few days/week
* Begin the 'Relearning to See' programme
* Sort out all insoles   Done!

Domestic and Downscale

* Finish the Go Bag
* Give away at least 20 books (university book give-away area, charity shop(s), friends)  1 given away
* Take charity shop stuff - textiles for ragging, perfumes, mags etc
* List all sales stuff on eBay - spare threads, mags, perfume, shoes
* Offer some things on group
* Clean oven and fridge
* Sort out the book boxes - reduce from 3 to 2, & list certain books on Amazon
* Make pickles
* Finish 2 lippies   working on them
* Scan selected workbook sections and transfers.

Reading and Study

* Continue NRSV Bible from Ezekiel 26
* Make serious headway with 'Relearning to See'
* Catch up kr book study     0.2/2.7 chapters
* Vocab transfer from WTs   5/10 mags done
* Finish 'Modern Chinese Beginners Course Vol 3'   0.7/4.2 chapters
* Start 'Spoken Chinese 2'
* Finish 'Teach Yourself German'   0/2.5 chapters
* Progress Discovering Science Book 3    0.8/7 chapters

Creative

* Get restarted on 'Paradise Island' cross stitch
* Make 7 lavender pillows   2 in progress
* Rose needle painting and mount in card  fabric pressed, marked up and ready
* Finish Lauren's jumper  Done! 
* Knit my chunky jumper
* Practice sewing straight on the machine
* Finish black/rose print t-shirt
* Contact sewing teacher re 'Essentials' session  Done!
* Make Sat-Nav pouch
* Start on scrapbooks

Text and images © Elizabeth Braun 2017

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