lots of posts today, mostly because i’m trying to catch up.

here’s my goals for 2009.

my goals

i will be able to run a mile in 8 minutes by april.
i will be a size 14 when i put on my graduation dress.
i will not eat processed foods for an entire month, or maybe even a year.
i will read an interesting book once a month. * see list
i will make my own pasta and sauce on sunday nights.
i will stop watching TV after dinnertime, unless there’s a new office on.
i will go to class.
i will go to the greenville county museum of art.
i will read the most boring looking piece in the NY Times each day so I can expand my brain and interests.
i will read le monde occasionally so i don’t entirely give up on french. once a month is ok.
i will take more pictures and remember to charge the camera battery once a week.
i will go to the botanical garden one day each month to read my book of the month.

list of books:

predictably irrational by dan ariely
the world is flat 3.0 by thomas friedman
stuff white people like by christian lander
what to eat by marion nestle
the money book for the young, fabulous and broke by suze orman
the five people you meet in heaven by mitch albom
the guernsey literary and potato peel society by mary ann shaffer and annie barrows
the ascent of money by niall ferguson
emma by jane austen
postcards by annie proulx
queen of babble by meg cabot
election by tom perrotta