Kassi’s Twenty Wishes Progress Report #1

Well here we are in December! As promised it’s almost time for our 20 Wishes Progress Link Up #1. So to get things rolling, and as a reminder to get your post ready and link up on Thursday, December 20th, here is my progress so far!
{Progress updates are in italics!}
FYI: Don’t be discouraged if you haven’t had much progress. It’s only the first month! Just be sure to attack next month with gusto, yes? 😉

Until then if you haven’t linked up with us yet, feel free to share your list here and then link up with us next month with your progress! 😉 Oh, and here’s a button for you!

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Kassi’s Twenty Wishes List for 2013

1. Read 50 books, just for fun, that I WANT to read.

2. Take a trip up Mount Graham. (I’ve lived here a year now, think it’s time to start checking out the local sites!)

3. Make a scrapbook of my trip to Australia. (I’ve had the photos since um… 2003…. oops….)

4. Participate in a Color Run! {I’ve registered for The Color Run in Tempe, AZ in January 2014!! And I’ve been doing my Couch to 5K workouts to get in shape! So excited!!! Kayli, my sisters in law and I even have a team!!!}

5. Host a girlfriends’ dinner party in my home. Invites, menus, the whole she-bang!

6. Build my photography portfolio to include 10 different sessions. {So far I have 7 different sessions! You can see them here.}

7. Make a photography website and FB page with those 10 sessions. {Facebook page is done!!! Won’t you be a doll and like Kassi Mortensen Photography?!? Oh, and check out my sweet new logo c/o Royal Daughter Designs while you’re there. 😉}

8. Attend an AZ blogger event.

9. Makeover my master bedroom.

10. Visit a winery and do a wine tasting.

11. Plant rose bushes in my backyard.

12. Take a 2 year anniversary trip just me and the hubs.

13. Private wish. (This is something I REALLY, really, REALLY wish for, so I don’t want to jinx it… When it does happen I’ll share what it is.) 😉

14. Makeover our guest bathroom.

15. Plant an upside down Mulberry tree somewhere at my house.

16. See George Strait in concert for his final tour. {We have tickets!!! Kayli, the hubs and I will be seeing George in April!!!}

17. Take a photography class or work shop. {I just purchased an online digital photography certification class via Groupon!!!}

18. Download a Book of Mormon reading app of some sort and read at least the first half!

19. Visit Build a Bear and actually build a bear.

20. Host a holiday for my family including a traditional dinner.

So there you have it! My 20 Wishes progress as of December 2012! Don’t forget we hope to mark all these wishes off by next December!
See you back here on Thursday with your progress, yes? 🙂

Kassi @ Truly Lovely


  1. Oh, wow! You’re making lots of progress! -Marci @ Stone Cottage Adventures

    • Kassi @ Truly Lovely says:

      Thanks!!! When I sat down to write this I was thinking I hadn’t done that much, but turns out I’ve done more than I thought!

  2. Oh wow after reading over your 20 wishes progress I need to get busy. I promise to hit my list with some serious gusto next month!

    • Kassi @ Truly Lovely says:

      Awesome!!! 🙂 I didn’t think I’d done as much as I had… turns out I did more than I thought! 😉

  3. Oh no……..already? I better get my butt in gear. You’re making quite a bit of progress Kassi. I’m almost embarrassed to show what I haven’t done. 🙂

    • Kassi @ Truly Lovely says:

      Eh, no worries Laurie! This is only the first month! And you’ll notice I haven’t a single one to mark off… Just progress made on marking some of them off eventually. 😉

  4. Holy moly, you’re a champ! You’re making a TON of progress!

    • Kassi @ Truly Lovely says:

      I try, I try. 😉 You’re good for the ego today friend! Thanks for that!!!!!