Archive for January, 2011

In ice-cube form, clockwise from top left: mashed potatoes, peas, chicken.

This is why I haven’t been posting any “people with teeth” recipes.

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44. Donate blood

Thanks for upping my iron, Canada Steakburger!

50. Get a new phone

I got right on this one.  My phone had been interrupting me every couple of hours with a ridiculously long error message of some sort, and I was eligible for an upgrade.  I went for the HTC Pro Touch 2, because it does the most stuff while allowing me to stay in my crazy cheap plan.  Now to figure out how to use it.  I can already tell that this is going to make #99 VERY difficult.

51. Get a GPS

Included in the new phone!  Score.

60. Go to a class at the local YMCA

Zumba!  Ay-yi-yi!  I was the tallest by at least 5 inches, the least coordinated, and (I like to think) the most enthusiastic.  I’m sure I sparked some after-class laughs from the regulars.  But I’ll be back, it was super fun.

95. Sign up for bone marrow donor registry

This was a bust, actually – due to back problems, I’m medically ineligible.  I’m still going to count this as fulfilled, but will try to replace it with another goal.

I’m making pretty good progress on the ongoing goals as well – I wrote a long piece in Ben’s journal about his first holiday season, have been reading my little brains out in the evenings, gave Chris a massage, have been doing lots of reiki and even started tackling the freezer.   Go me!

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