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Day 18- Plans/dreams/goals you have

I have lots of dreams, plans and goals! My top 5 would be...

1. Live in the Islands and get involved with the community and learn more about the Pacific culture 

2. Buy a home over looking the sea. 

3. Get another studio so I can spread out and unpack everything again. We cleaned up the garage a few days ago and I have been going through some of the stuff done there. It's so nice to see paintings that I have had packed away for over 2 years. I'm so ready to get back into painting again!

4. Buy a black Porsche 911 - this is a dream I have had ever since I was a little girl. My Dads friend, Dr Dummond, bought a white one when I was about 6 or 7 and from that day I wanted one, but NOT white!

5. And travel all over the world


I really should add that I want to make shit loads of money so this can all happen :) 
Show me the money.

I did another hour on my painting yesterday

And I stayed up till 1:30am so I could watch the rest of the Herby and Dot movie and then Exit Through the Gift Shop, it was COOL! Maybe that's how I could make shit loads of cash?

The Youtube clip of the day is Banksy's Exit Through The Gift Shop

My card for the day is SYNCHRONICITY
all right!

I'm sitting here with the sun beaming in the window, what a beautiful day it is here today! I wonder what the day will bring? Hopefully a wonderful friend that rang and said he was coming to stay a night this week :)


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