january [7]━

  • china rich girlfriend, kevin kwan [5/5]
  • the tyrant baru cormorant, seth dickinson [5/5]
  • under the whispering door, t.j. clune [5/5]
  • rich people problems, kevin kwan [4/5]
  • you need a budget, jesse mecham [4/5]
  • the empire's ruin, brian staveley [5/5]
  • the sword of kaigen, m.l. wang [5/5]

february [6]━

  • the republic of thieves, scott lynch [4/5]
  • norse mythology, neil gaiman [4/5]
  • the american gods, neil gaiman [4/5]
  • uprooted, naomi novik [5/5]
  • red rising, pierce brown [5/5]
  • the wheel of time, robert jordan [5/5]

march [6]━

  • cytonic, brandon sanderson [4.5/5]
  • the goblin emperor, katherine addison [4/5]
  • golden son, pierce brown [5/5]
mar 3 2022 ∞
may 19 2022 +

clothes━

  • cashmere sweater
    • light neutral - heather grey (theory)
    • dark neutral - navy (theory)
  • cashmere turtleneck sweater
    • dark neutral - black
    • light neutral - light grey
  • basic tshirt
    • white (apc)
    • grey (atm collection)
    • black (theory)
    • navy (x2) (atm collection, theory)
  • basic long sleeve shirt
    • white (theory)
    • dark grey (theory)
    • light grey
    • black (theory)
dec 12 2020 ∞
feb 12 2022 +
  • overhaul style
    • do a closet edit ✔
    • replace hangers ✔
    • sell or donate any clothes that haven't been worn in 6+ months ✔
    • buy tshirts ✔
    • buy tanks/camis
    • buy shorts
    • buy pants
    • buy swimwear
    • buy outerwear (cardigan, outercoat, sweaters)
    • buy long sleeve shirts ✔
    • buy blouses
  • overhaul beauty
    • acquire basic makeup - foundation, concealer, mascara, eyeliner ✔
    • find the perfect red lip ✔
    • find a signature scent (ombre leather, so...
may 14 2021 ∞
jan 16 2022 +

—the most important step a person can take is always the next one

  • kari, twenty four (dec 2nd), she/her
  • software engineer, powerlifter, photographer, skier
  • usa/pst

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jan 2 2021 ∞
apr 24 2022 +
  • lifting, fitness, and health━
    • 165/250/315 sbd
      • squat
        • 185 (again)
        • 200 (again)
        • 225 (again)
        • 250 (in comp)
      • bench
        • 145 (again)
        • 150 (again)
        • 165 (in comp)
      • deadlift
        • 250 (again)
        • 275 (again)
        • 300 (again)
        • 315 (in comp)
oct 11 2021 ∞
may 19 2022 +

RULES━

  • must take a picture (preferably many) at every place
  • must record date of completion and who with!

experiences━

  • live in a city away from california for at least a year
  • go on a solo trip out of state
  • go on a solo trip in state
  • go on a solo trip out of country
  • live on the road for a while
  • try out indoor rock climbing ✔ (5/29/21 with daniel at top out)
  • dye my hair
  • get a new piercing
  • get a tattoo
  • go to a rave/festival
  • las vegas with a group
  • see a musical
jan 16 2017 ∞
may 15 2022 +
  • have a stable income ✔
  • get a job in software engineering ✔
  • move to seattle ✔
  • get my own apartment ✔
  • buy a car ✔
  • compete in powerlifting again
  • hire a powerlifting/lifting coach
  • train at a powerlifting gym ✔
  • pay off student loans
    • pay off half of student loans ✔
    • pay off student loans completely
  • pay off car loan
  • be debt free
  • travel abroad
  • see a therapist consistently ✔
  • get a bilateral salpingectomy
  • buy a home
  • get married
  • net worth goals
may 11 2021 ∞
apr 21 2022 +
  • lifting, fitness, and health━
    • outcome goal: compete in powerlifting again
      • when: sometime btwn march and sept, or EOY
      • why: improve physical fitness/my max lifts, give my lifting direction
      • supportive goals:
        • 1. rehab sumo deadlift ✔
        • 2. squat 250, bench 165, deadlift 315
        • 3. put on more muscle/end leaner -> cut bulk maintain cycle
        • 4. transition training from hypertrophy to strength focus
    • outcome goal: climb V3's comfortably
      • when: EOY
      • why: improve overall physical fitness out...
jan 20 2022 ∞
apr 24 2022 +

united states━

  • california━
    • davenport pier
    • scripps pier
    • woodland sunflower fields
    • carrizo plain national monument (in bloom)
    • lake tahoe
    • shasta lake / mount shasta
    • castle lake
    • burney falls
    • kings canyon national park
    • redwoods national park
    • shaver lake
    • golden gate beach
    • precipice lake
    • mt tamalpais
    • bombay beach
    • the rock tub hot springs
    • hot creek geological site
jun 22 2020 ∞
jul 24 2021 +

japan━

  • kyoto
  • shinjuku
  • mt fuji + fujinomiya
  • tokyo
  • lake biwa

iceland━

  • drive the ring road
  • seljalandsfoss
  • haifoss
  • golden circle - thingvellir national park, the great geysir and strokkur geysir, gullfoss waterfall
  • heimaey stave church
  • reynisfjara black sand beach
  • stokksnes
  • stuðlagil canyon
  • blue lagoon
  • jokulsarlon
  • diamond beach
jan 2 2021 ∞
jun 13 2021 +