Our first challenge of 2014 is finally up! (Sorry, I’ve kind of been out of the habit, so it’s a day late. Please forgive me…)
If you read the last post, you know that we are only going to have 4 more challenges and then we’ll be done with new challenges. So, I’ve come up with four fun challenges that I think and hope will round out anything that we’ve left out. This one was a bit of a challenge at first for me, but the more I thought about ways to do this challenge, the more excited I got!
What are some of your personal records?
Here are some ways I thought of completing this challenge:
*Record one thing that you’ve done that was a record and tell about it in detail. Maybe you won a pie eating contest, or did the longest plank at the gym. It could be something you did a long time ago—like winning a softball throw in 2nd grade or getting a 4.0 your entire high school career. (No, I haven’t done any of those things…these are just examples to get your mind going.)
*Record as many personal records that you remember setting. (If you can remember all of them, that is a record itself!) They can be serious records, like miles run in a week, or silly things like the ability to touch your tongue to your nose! Be creative and think outside the box!
*Record the records you’ve set within a certain time period. It could be this last year, or during college/high school/summer camp/etc.
Remember that you can complete this challenge in any way your heart desires! Write about it, do it in pictures, write a poem or song about it, scrapbook it or any other way you can think of!
What I did:
I decided to record some of my records for 2013. I thought it’d make a nice little wrap up of my year! I think I will do this every year too, so I’m going to keep track of some things this year to record about.
I just made a digital scrapbook page of 7 records I set this year. (I blurred out my kid’s names, just in case you’re wondering what those weird gray marks are.)
Credits: Digital template: Scrapping with Liz. Patterned and solid papers: Meredith Cardall. Fonts: Century Gothic (journaling), Bombshell Pro (title), Georgia (year).
As you can see, this challenge is a fun one!
Now I challenge you to go and record about some of your records!