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2017 - A Late Mid Year Review

I wanted to do this mid-year but couldn’t get around to this till now. Seeing as to how my initial plans aren’t going as I planned, I felt this is a good time to reiew and revise this year’s plans.


  1. Always think before I eat. Am I hungry? Does this have sugar? Is this processed? Does this fit into my diet plan? ✗
  2. Measure and track my weight everyday. ✗
  3. I cannot miss a workout. ✗
  4. Complete 8 cycles of all pro workout program. ✗
  5. For the first 6 months, spend an hour doing cardio. ✗


  1. Spend an hour everyday on programming.(work hours do not count) ~
  2. Finish the projects started last year. ~

Reading & Writing

  1. Spend two hours a week on writing. ✗
  2. Read at least a page a day. ~


  1. Bring down the debt to less than a month’s salary by the end of the year. ~
  2. Track the money being spent closely. ~


  1. For anything I committed to, I cannot skip it until after I finish the task and re-evaluate. ✗
  2. Listen more. ~

And finally, I want to accomplish the following tangible things in 2017

  1. Give a tech talk ✔
  2. Complete the algorithms course on Coursera. ✗
  3. Be proficient in 3 new programming languages. ~
  4. Run a half marathon in under 131 minutes. ✗
  5. Run 600 miles this year. ✗