"To bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair." Isaiah 61:3

Friday, January 1, 2010

My 2010 Challenge....

I admit this is a bit off-topic. But then again, maybe not? Either way, I am going to publicly state my 2010 goal: I am not going to buy any new clothes for myself in 2010. Yikes! There I put it in writing...now it's too real. I have been toying with the idea of doing this "no new clothes challenge" for a couple of months.

Why do it? Well, for several reasons: to save $$$'s; I have enough clothes already; just to see if I can do it! I will use this forum to publicly update my progress so as to hold myself accountable.

We'll see how it goes..... (and you know, if I can also lose some weight, I'll have lots of "new" to me clothes to wear, ha ha)

Thanks for putting up with me....Paula

3 comments:

  1. I wish I could say the same...but since I've had 2 weeks off from work, I've gained so much weight that none of my work clothes fit. Ergg...my goal is to no longer eat fast food. Good luck with yours!

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  2. Wishing you lots of luck, Paula! That is a tough one for us girls. ;) I'm cheering for you.

    You can still receive gifts, can't you? (they don't really count!)

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  3. Ooo, I'm excited to see how this one goes!!!

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