Intentions for the Week

Looking to get your head in the game? Tracy from Shutterbean makes a weekly TO DO LIST called her Intentions for the Week. Here's what this week looks like:

It’s MONDAY! Wahoo. Cooper has school off today. He’s had a 5 day weekend so our schedule has been thrown off, to say the least. I had hopes of accomplishing a lot last week but the fires made things a little complicated. We’ll be getting out of the house more this week. THANK HEAVENS.  This week is going to be quite hectic.

The good news is that I already have a head start on laundry and I completed a little meal prep action last night that includes:

Intentions for the Week/ Meal Prep on

Meal prep this week includes:

This Week’s Intentions

  • do a face mask (can you recommend one? I’m on the hunt!)
  • make it so I have two eyebrows instead of one
  • deep clean bathrooms
  • meet with Madeleine
  • try to eat more salads
  • try to drink more water (this is helping)
  • photo for Tillamook
  • doctor appt for Coop
  • research health insurance + try not to feel hopeless
  • make a recipe from Feed the Resistance
  • make a recipe from Ready or Not!
  • finish putting away summer clothes
  • school field trip
  • write letters
  • catch up on social media
  • take care of myself/get better sleep
  • go through the archives and find good Fall recipes
  • figure out what to work on during ladies craft night
  • figure out what’s due at the library


Last Week’s Intentions:

  • catch up on writing letters ( I AM SO BEHIND)
  • take pen pal photos/post on @thehandwritingclub
  • bookkeeping
  • catch up on social media
  • meet with Madeleine (rescheduled)
  • playdate with classmates
  • school conference
  • make a pasta dish for the blog (didn’t) 
  • figure out a new pumpkin recipe (didn’t)
  • plan another ladies craft night  (having one this weekend)
  • go on a hike/do yoga/EXERCISE  (went for a long walk)
  • return library books/find two rogue library books (found 1!)
  • LAUNDRY like a mofo
  • research plants for front
  • drink more water (this is helping)
  • clean up workspace (couldn’t. there was a cat living in there)
  • keep the sink CLEAR this week (tried. failed after 3 days, oh well)
  • return Stitchfix order
  • continue working on morning pages/artist’s way
  • don’t eat bread/crackers (didn’t)

Mantra for the Week:

I love lists // shutterbean

What about you? What are you up to this week? Any intentions you’d like to share to help hold yourself accountable? 

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