I loved the September round of 30 Days of Lists so much! Here’s my final batch of lists:

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 21

My go-to meals to make

  • chicken tikka masala for friends parties
  • chili, caribbean jerk wraps, or tequila lime chicken for family dinners
  • homemade pizza for lots of kids / Fri night

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 22

Ways to celebrate the changing season

  • eat all the seasonal produce (time for apples, pumpkins & squash)
  • get out some cardigans
  • go to fall festivals
  • play in the leaves

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 23

Words I would like to use more often

  • Look how clean it is!
  • Let’s go on an adventure
  • I’m not tired at all!
  • My to-do list is finished!

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 24

How I keep my creative supplies organized

  • Keep kits together
  • Sort by color
  • Keep most-used things close
  • Use, don’t hoard!

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 25

My recurring dreams involve

  • Finding myself late for class in my high school, but I can’t remember my schedule / where to go
  • Getting lead to a stormy ocean cliff by a ghost

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 26

I’m still not sure about

  • What I want to be when I “grow up”
  • If I’d like to go back to blogging about / sharing more personal stuff
  • How to balance activism & anxiety

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 27

Ways to show self love

  • Take some quiet time (coffee, a good book, cat snuggles)
  • Get in the sun & light exercise (helps with anxiety)
  • Recognize when I need to hit pause

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 28

People I would like to reconnect with

  • the Shoemakers
  • Nick Kraly
  • the Tiemanns
  • Tiffany & Boston
  • the Byers & Kiekel sides of the family (excited for holiday parties!)

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 29

Events that inspire me

  • #30Lists (meta-hah!) doing a dailyish creative practice at my desk encourages me to do more other creative things
  • community memory keeping projects like December Daily and #thursday3

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 30

Goals to accomplished before the end of the year

  • Finish 3rd floor closets
  • Re-grout / seal baths
  • release 2 workshops
  • create magical moments with my family
  • read 175 books in 2017
  • #52projects2017 #52recipes2017

Did you list this round? Have you finished? Don’t worry if you haven’t–that’s not failure! Set a goal and finish them in your own time.

You can check out how I made my album base here, Lists 1-8 here, and Lists 9-19 here.

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