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Eat more fruits and vegetables
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36 people doing this goal now It took me 8 months 2 weeks 2 days  
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Well it's still not perfect, but I've been doing this for about a month now. Trying to include a vegetable in every recipe, and buying fruit to have for snack.

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    hopeslife Done 0 cheers 2017-10-29 21:18:05

    I've done this!


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    hopeslife Done 1 cheers 2017-10-24 16:08:44

    Well I'm at least eating 3 fruit/veg daily. I know it's supposed to be 5 but yeah. I've been eating a banana with breakfast, a tomato and cheese sandwich for lunch, and veggie lasagna for dinner, which is epic! Unfortunately I think doing the 5 a day thing is impossible for me.

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    hopeslife Done 1 cheers 2017-10-19 15:21:37

    Between bananas with breakfast in the morning, and every recipe having a fresh vegetable in it this time, I'd say I'm doing pretty well at this. Lol, I think i bought the Produce section when I went to the store on Monday.

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    hopeslife Done 5 cheers 2017-09-27 06:14:10

    I'm trying to eat more plant-based things in general. Breakfast included a Banana with cereal. Lunch was a tomato and cheese sandwich, (yeah plain, I didn't put anything else on it,) and a couple of those small oranges. Dinner was interesting lol. I had a Kiwi, cheese slice and carrot chips. My caregiver and I will be cooking vegetable beef soup tomorrow, which I can't wait to try! It's a recipe I found somewhere, lol now I can't remember where.

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    hopeslife Done 1 cheers 2017-07-10 14:57:27

    Some days are better than others, but I'm definitely trying to work on this. Trying to eat more fruit with and for breakfast, to have my caregiver cook more fresh foods etc.

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Keep up with 43things
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3 people doing this goal now It took me 15 hours 50 minutes  
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How I did it:

Committed to checking the feed, and trending goals every 3 days or so. Also reviewing goals every couple weeks to make sure they're still current.

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Done on: 24/10/2017
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Participate in the October 2017 Readathon
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0 people doing this goal now It took me 1 day  
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Read for 12 hours straight with the Kindle for PC.

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Done on: 21/10/2017
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Reach 500 articles on my blog
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1 people doing this goal now It took me 7 months 3 weeks 3 days  
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How I did it:

It took years, going back to 2009. I just tried to post on a semi-consistent basis.

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Done on: 19/10/2017
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Teach the world that being blind isn't sad
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0 people doing this goal now It took me 6 months 4 weeks 5 hours 36 minutes  
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I'm not sure if I'll ever be done with this goal because teaching the world anything takes a long time. I try to do this by answering any questions people have, and I did a series on my blog a couple years ago about common questions people ask me. http://hopesthoughts.blog/2015/10/ If anyone still has any questions after reading that, feel free to ask them. I'm marking this done because it's one of those life-long things I'll always be working on. (read more)

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Done on: 14/09/2017
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Stop using Google
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0 people doing this goal now It took me 4 weeks 2 days  
In my opinion Yeah! Worth it
It made me feel: angry

How I did it:

I started using Lavabit email, DuckDuckGo for search, and hooktube.com in place of Youtube. Deleted my Google account last week and haven't wanted it back since!

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Done on: 14/09/2017
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Restart my yoga practice
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0 people doing this goal now It took me 1 month 3 weeks 4 days  
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I found a yoga studeo and went to classes there. I also did some on my own at home.

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Post Randomly
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13 people doing this goal now It took me 5 months 4 days  
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Well, whenever I thought of something to throw into the entry box, I put it up there. Unfortunately, my personal blog takes priority for these kind of things. Lol so I had a hard time coming up with what to post.

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Sleep earlier and get up earlier
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31 people doing this goal now It took me 5 months 1 week 2 days  
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I made a conscious effort to go to bed somewhat earlier than I usually do. It's still hard sometimes, but I think I've mastered the getting up early part anyway. The only days I'm not up between 5 and 6 AM are days when I have bad headaches.

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Go back to Las vegas
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1 people doing this goal now It took me 4 months 2 weeks 19 hours 18 minutes  
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My family and I went for my brother's wedding. The wedding was good but that's all we were really able to do. We did walk the strip though and it was 113 degrees. I got to enjoy the spins! Lol I don't do well when it comes to heat. I dehydrate extremely fast. Lol but I love the spins, and the adrenalin that comes with it. Cheap thrills!

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Participate in the April 2017 24 hour readathon.
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0 people doing this goal now It took me 1 month 2 weeks 23 hours 21 minutes  
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I picked out the books I was going to read ahead of time. Then I stayed up for 24 hours, and probably ended up doing about 20-21 hours of reading! I took several 30 minute breaks. Mostly for Twitter, Facebook etc.

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Observe Lent
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1 people doing this goal now It took me 1 month 3 weeks 2 days  
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Well I tried giving up Soda and fast food. Wasn't so successful with the soda thing at the end though. I also tried practicing Lectio Divina. I did enjoy that.

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Post random questions daily and see if anyone plays with me and answers them :)
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76 people doing this goal now It took me 3 weeks 6 days  
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Posted lots of questions.

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Keep a Master List of All 43ers Birthdays
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6 people doing this goal now It took me 1 week 6 days  
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Read a couple entries.

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Done on: 28/02/2017
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Find old 43T friends
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135 people doing this goal now It took me 2 weeks 1 day  
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By reading lots of entries, following almost everyone, (I think I'm behind at this point,) and joining/following goals that have more than just myself doing them.

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Done on: 28/02/2017
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Follow everyone on 43T
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0 people doing this goal now It took me 2 days  
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Lol I just followed everyone in @stephanie's list. It took time, but it was easy enough.

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Done on: 23/02/2017
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List all my old goals from 43Things 1.0
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4 people doing this goal now It took me 17 hours 47 minutes  
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I found my profile on Wayback like I discussed last time, then I put my list in a text file and pasted it into an entry.

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find my old 43t profile on wayback
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1 people doing this goal now It took me 2 days  
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Ok you have to put 43things.com/person/yourusername in the wayback search field. replace yourusername with your actual username, obviously.

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Done on: 21/02/2017
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Describe what has happened in my life since the old 43T times
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10 people doing this goal now It took me 2 days  
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Lol why is this field required?

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Done on: 19/02/2017
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Suggest what you would like to see on 43things
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18 people doing this goal now It took me 4 days  
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How I did it:

Lol, I wrote a lot of entries!

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Done on: 18/02/2017
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