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: 18 August

Number of goals for the month: 28 - decided not to join in Shadwell Show this year.  Too much at the mo. :(

Completed:  1/28
In progress:  11/27

* Keep up food plan, aiming to lose between two and five more pounds this month   in progress, but not losing anything. :(
* Remedial Exercises once or twice daily where possible   in progress
* Wobble board session each day where possible
* Brisk walk daily where possible   in progress
* Start gentle tone up and flexibility exercises adding a little more every few days/week

Domestic and Downscale
* Finish the Go Bag!   
* Take 20 books to the university book give-away areas and/or charity shop(s)
* Take charity shop stuff - textiles for ragging, perfumes, mags etc
* List all sales stuff on eBay - spare threads, mags, perfume etc
* Clean oven

Reading and Study
* NRSV Bible Jeremiah 20 - end of Daniel   Jer 20-37
* Complete 10 more chapters of 'Relearning to See'   3.3/10
* Catch up kr book study from whilst I've been ill    0.7/2.7 chapters
* Vocab transfer from WTs
* Finish 'Modern Chinese Beginners Course Vol 3'   2.9/8 chapters
* Start 'Spoken Chinese 2'
* Finish 'Teach Yourself German'   0/2.5 chapters
* Finish Discovering Science Book 3    0/7 chapters

* Do all the mending (some creative solutions needed!!)   Done!
* Get restarted on 'Paradise Island' cross stitch
* Rose needle painting and mount in card  fabric pressed, marked up and ready
* M& K's anniversary card   fabric prepped, but have changed my mind about the design.... 
* Yellow/white cable baby knit    All pieces knit
* Finish black/rose print t-shirt (first practice sewing straight)
* Finish my black chunky cardy
* Make Sat-Nav pouch
* Project Minimalist update blog post (including mid-year make up inventory)
* Join in and complete 'Show me Your Florals' watercolour challenge

Text and images © Elizabeth Braun 2017

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