exactly a year ago i was living and working in the little town of blenheim, new zealand.
it is hard for me to even comprehend how much my life has changed since then.
where did a year go?
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grace’s 20 by 20 goals:
grace’s 21 by 21 goals:
1.) participate in a yoga workshop (and teach regularly in chapel hill)
2.) train to be a doula
3.) learn to bake bread & incorporate bread making into my life every week
4.) make a portfolio and a website
5.) take an art class (learn to make pottery/ develop and use my film cameras & dark rooms/go back to figure drawing class)
6.) make money doing things i like to do/can learn from (& start paying off my education)
7.) sew something (thinking an apron would be fun)
8.) pet a wild squirrel
10.) travel to a new state
11.) learn how to take care of beehives with my mother
12.) teach art to kiddos
13.) plant things and watch them grow
14.) make mo:mos and samosas from scratch
15.) run the charlottesville 10 miler (AND a half marathon before February 2013)
16.) go to a new country – mexico, uganda, indonesia ???
17.) buy a canon 5d mark ii (learn to make short films and take beautiful photos)
18.) spend a week without sleeping in a bed . . . (goal: live like an authentic hobo with andrew in chapel hill)
19.) decide on a study abroad/ find, apply & get grands to travel
20.) rock climb on real rock faces/climb at least once a week
21.) volunteer and serve in my community
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thanks everyone for making today so special.
i feel very loved.
(& check out abby’s sweet post.)