Work with my new advisor towards the earliest completion of my dissertation and defense. And in the meantime write more and send out more submissions.
Take a multivitamin and eat an apple a day.
Meditate more, do yoga more.
Make the kids giggle more.
Stretch before running. Run longer distances.
Go outside more. Even when it’s cold outside.
Grow more plants—may be non tropical ones for a change.
Give more. Monthly instead of occasionally for starters.
Choose to cook new rather than tried dishes; feed more people.
Help Big A with the laundry.
Get more kids in the house. Hurry the adoptions; take in exchange students, something.
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