About 13 Skills
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Each of our members is committing to learn 13 new life skills in 2013.
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Goal Completed: I have finally achieved my goal, which I set last year for my 13 skills, of building my Chicken house out of wooden pallets.
New Goal: Complete my wooden pallet chicken house, the goal which was set last year.
Progress Started: Learn to hunt deer and turkey.
Took my two boys turkey hunting today. Called in to Jakes and a hen, son got one of the Jakes. Turkey soup is on the menu.
Goal Completed: Obtain a CCW
New Goal: Catch some fish this year!
New Goal: Be able to shoot my CCW weapons consistently, plus being able to use my hunting pistol effectively at decent ranges. (I'm failing so hard at this right now)
Progress Report: On pause for the time being. I've made quite a bit of money in past few months, but I had to spend it. (Yes, HAD to spend it.)
New Goal: plant tomatoes and lettuce-start the seeds
New Goal: Learn to use a slingshot and blowdart gun.
New Goal: Relearn how to play flutes and hammered dulcimer. Strengthen and develop singing voice.
New Goal: Relearn how to ride a bike. Starting with an exercise bike to recover balance and coordination
New Goal: Write a blog post every day.
New Goal: Learn archery so the Martin Cougar compound bow in my closet is useful rather than gathering dust.
New Goal: Sew pants and skirts. Improve sewing skills
New Goal: Use my looms and spinning equip for their intended purpose again rather than convenient places to dry damp clothing and hanging planters.