Goals for my 43rd year

Instead of the new year’s resolutions, let see if doing it in time for my Birthday works.

Vision:

My vision in life is to sustain a life of personal gospel testimony, family joy and unity and lifelong learning through faith, frugal living, consistent study and frequent travel.

For my 43rd year my vision is to lay a foundation upon which I can have the ability accomplish several key milestones essential for our wellbeing:

  • Establish a successful career as a software development project manager and as a trusted advisor to stabilize my ability to provide for my family
  • Eliminate our reliance on consumer debt to prepare for the purchase of a property in the next 5 years;
  • Really get to know and truly adore my wife and children to foster love and unity
  • Improve my mental and physical health to be able to enjoy this wonderful chance at life that Heavenly Father has given me.

Methods:

Physical:

Weight 180 pounds at the end of the year using ketogenic and carb cycling techniques

Run the San Antonio marathon in February

Run a Saturday half marathon in the fall

Mental:

Save $3000 for my trip to Southeast Asia in 2019.

Best self journal completion 80%

Consistent daily meditation practice

Career:

Obtain App builder and sales cloud certification

Start the Provincial instructor diploma program.

Obtain SSM status by end of 43rd year

Spiritual:

Study the doctrine and covenants and pearl of great price

Temple worship minimum once per quarter

Family:

Introduce regular individual days for each person in my family , including myself. Do this monthly

Take my son home teaching monthly. 100%

Family home evening – do it consistently.

Continue date night the way I’m doing it now.

Method of tracking:

Best Self Journal.