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October 2017 Goals

October 1, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes I wrote my very goals post on this blog in February 2015. Since then, well, it’s been a journey. I shared yesterday that I was going to be changing my goal setting system in an effort to be more intentional. I encourage to read about how I’m working to be more mindful through my goal-setting…

A Different Way of Goal Setting

September 30, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 5 minutes STARTING FROM SCRATCH HERE. I know that October seems like an arbitrary time in the year to just DECIDE to re-do goal-setting, but this is real and this is happening AND JANUARY FIRST IS JUST A REGULAR OL’ DAY TOO. Something about my goal-setting system hasn’t been working lately. I’ve been struggling with this gnawing…

September 2017 Debt Repayment

September 29, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 5 minutes Welcome to September’s debt repayment update where I show you the progress I made on paying off my debt over the last month. If you’re new to Burke Does, you may be wondering why I would want to share these very real and personal numbers on the blog. You can simply skip to the next…

Thank You For Sharing

September 25, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 6 minutes Yesterday was a bit of a whirlwind series of emotions. I work from home- a definitely luxury that I am super grateful for- but one of the the biggest complaints about working remotely in the way I do is the loneliness associated with it. If I don’t get out of the house, I might end…

Questions For a Fulfilling Life

September 18, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 4 minutes A couple of weeks ago, I was listening to this specific episode of Afford Anything podcast (through Overcast, of course), at the end of which she posed 11 Questions For a Fulfilling Life. While I enjoyed listening to these, I thought it’d be event better to go through some of them with you here. Question…