I got my driver’s license. I practised a lot, took the test in August in a small town, and passed! whee!
knowbyheart's Life List
1. set aside time each week to call/email/write loved ones
2. stop chewing the inside of my mouth
3. take portraits of my family and friends
4. eat more slowly
5. become fluent in french
6. show my photographs in a gallery
7. finish decorating my apartment
8. have better posture
9. Learn how to be alone
10. learn how to drive stick-shift
11. learn to swing dance
12. be a flight attendant
13. learn how to tune up my bike
How I did it: I set aside everything I didn't seem to be wearing, and had a friend help me be ruthless with things I wanted to keep— so many things I was hanging onto, she said she'd never seen me wear! and she was right, I never did wear them.I also set myself to the task of learning what kinds of clothes flatter my shape the best, and suit my lifestyle and personality. So, not that anything that didn't fit those guidelines went to the trash, but some… Read how I did it…
How I did it: I did my hosting through Dot Easy (a Canadian company, yay!) and my friend showed me how to use a simple web publishing program.Then I organized all my content, dropped it in, tweaked my layouts and made sure all my linking worked.. and voilà! Read how I did it…
How I did it: I joined the athletic centre at my university. because it's so convenient, I can swim before or after my classes or work— most days I have to go there anyway.I also got myself a little shower kit with mini shampoo and conditioner, body wash.. somewhat unnecessary but it definitely upped the convenience factor.Best of all, I found a friend in one of my classes who wants to swim more too, so we've been going together.I don't have the best s… Read how I did it…
I finally got a grown-up bed (haha) with a frame and a headboard. although it takes up way more space in my room, I can put things under it! yay!
I got so excited about my bedroom’s re-vamp, I posted it here in saucy dwellings on livejournal.
I basically just need to tackle the living/dining room & make it more functional, pretty it up a bit, and I will be done!
I posted today for the first time in four months! summer dresses and sandals and shorts are making me feel good. yay warm weather!
next step: wear my dresses more, with scarves, and maybe try to find some new tops to wear with shorts.