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The Great Morning Routine Experiment: Fixing What’s Broken

November 29, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Imagine waking up day in and day out recognizing that something isn’t working but not really knowing how to fix it. Since I’ve gotten back from my trips to Brasil, Europe (France and Spain + Portugal) and Texas (for FinCon and MilBlogging), it has taken me this long to finally feel like I’m resettled (though, let’s…

November 2017 Goals

November 1, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

Welcome to November’s goal setting report where I show you progress on last month’s goals, how I set goals, and set new goals for the month. If you’re new to Burke Does, you may be wondering why I would want to publish my month goals and share my failures and vulnerabilites right with my successes.…

October 2017 Goals

October 1, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

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

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…

Questions For a Fulfilling Life

September 18, 2017
AUTHOR: Emilie

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…