There’s nothing like self-assessment to make you appreciate what you have, and let go of the things that aren’t important. I
stole ripped off borrowed this meme idea from Rambling with Roger and tried to be serious about filling in the blanks. I almost made it.
1. Pride. Seven great things about yourself
I’m a friend for life, whether you want me or not.
Smart-both book and street
Plays well with others
Sometimes I’m funny
I’m creative when properly caffeinated
Can cook decently (when I want to: see Sloth)
Seven Six things you lack and covet
I simply Can. Not. Sing. Covet? You bet.
Ability to write down long-range goals. Lack? Yes. Covet? I should, but I don’t.
Ability to speak a foreign language
Time and resources to travel to my heart’s content
Living closer to my kids and grandgirl
A size 6 figure
3. Wrath. Seven things that piss you off
People who abuse children
People who abuse animals
Those who are quick to judge
Blogs with Open ID but still require a captcha
4. Sloth. Seven things you neglect to do
Make doctor appts
Cook more often
Purging the closet of outdated clothes
Seven Six worldly material desires
A shiny new, big iMac
The latest and greatest mac laptop
A white iPad (absolutely don’t need it, but it’s cool to say you have one)
CS5 (latest and greatest Adobe graphic software)
Red heels (I know that shouldn’t be hard, but I can’t find any I like)
Macro camera lens
6. Gluttony. Seven guilty pleasures
Dark Chocolate…x 7
7. Lust. Seven love secrets
Smart women are inherently sexier than not-so-smart women. (
Stole Borrowed this one from Roger)
Know your love language…and your partner’s language…and practice it
Follow the 80/20 rule: give 80% and expect 20% (this goes for both people)
The rest are exactly that….SECRETS!
Give it a try. It’s harder than it looks.