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2016 Goals In Review

December 31, 2016
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 4 minutes Welcome to a Review of how I did on my 2016 Year-Long Goals. If you’re new to Burke Does, you may be wondering why I would want to publish my goals and share my failures and vulnerabilites right with my successes. You can simply skip to the next section if you’re not new here. This…

2016 Year in Review

AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes I first wrote a Year in Review post at the end of 2015. It was a great way to create a snapshot of the year at a glance and I found the process to be extremely fun. The years were so different- transitioning from student to being adult full-time in 2015 and just being an…

Random Thoughts // Week 53

December 27, 2016
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 7 minutes I have a random collection of thoughts that I thought I would share with you to help catch you up on my life. I’ve been having a hard time writing. I’ve been so busy. I’ve been trying to be more intentional and spending energy in places I want them to go, but writing has not…

2016 Financial Year in Review // December 2016 Debt Repayment

December 26, 2016
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 4 minutes Let’s start by briefly looking at how I did this last month. Okay, so December has felt OMG soooo long money-wise. I don’t have enough self-control for the holidays. Let’s be totally real here. It’s so HARD. I spent way more than I should have and came way under on my money goals. Did you…

I didn’t read yesterday morning.

December 14, 2016
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes I read 15 pages every most mornings. I’ve tried to make reading a part of my morning routine for a couple of months now. I have to say, I strongly recommend it. I was trying to do  it every night, but when I go to bed I’m tired– I don’t want to add one more thing. The…