Friday, 3 January 2014

make the most of january - bucket list

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January!!!! Is it me or does every year seem to go a little faster? It makes me realise how important it is to make the most of every day. I am so glad I started writing a bucket list as it reminds me to keep doing the fun stuff as it is so easy to forget when you are busy with the everyday.

Having a winter picnic passed us by last month as the weather has just not been good enough. I long for cold, crisp sunny days so we can wrap up, pack up our thermos and head out. Those are the kind of days I love. 

I really want to make a start of restyling my kitchen. The New Year always signifies freshness and my little kitchen needs some love and attention. A few licks of paint on my walls and kitchen cupboards and it will look altogether new.

Have you any plans or resolutions for January? 

Have a lovely day and enjoy your weekend. We have plans for a date night tomorrow and a walk on Sunday. Weather permitting, of course!

12 comments:

  1. Hey, I love this. What a great idea. I am going to print this for myself. Thanks for sharing.

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    1. Thank you so much. I'm so glad you like it. Since making a monthly bucket list for myself, I have done so much more. :-)

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  2. I really need to make a list also! Happy new year Rachel:)
    ~Anne xx

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    1. I love having a visual list I can look at. Happy New Year Anne :-)

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  3. Hi Rachel!

    Happy New Year!
    I love your New Year's resolutions, they are more realistic and they make sense, everybody should have the same resolutions, the world would be a better place -

    As far as my list, i kind of have one all the time in my head - Always a million things i want to do, long bucket list! I'm usually pretty good with my list, a part from a few things...

    Again i love yours, i might steal some of your ideas!

    About the cold, i will trade place with you anytime! -35 - Is this cold enough for you?

    Take care

    Hugs

    Arianexo

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    1. Hi Ariane, Happy New Year to you too! I'm hoping as they are written down I will follow them! Steal away, I hope they work for you.
      Now that sounds cold!!!! How do you cope in such cold temperatures? I would be useless. I find it hard to function if it is ever -1!
      Take care chic
      Hugs Rachel xxxx

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  4. Hi and Happy New Year to you. Just trying to write my post about resolutions and things to do this year. Just hoping 3rd day lucky I may actually get my self organised lol.

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    1. Hi Kairen, Happy New Year to you too! I'm sure you will soon get organised. It always takes a while to get back into the swing of things after Christmas I think :-)

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  5. Happy New Year, We are doing redecorating too xx

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    1. Happy New Year! I hope the decorating is going well. I have not started mine yet, but I can't wait to get it all freshened up. xx

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  6. Fabulous list! Go girl! They are all so do-able! I need a Mama planner to scribble some stuff down on for the family & I! Ax

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    1. Thank you sweetie. I tried to make them achievable so I would stick to them. I love notebooks, there are so many pretty ones to buy :-)

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