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40 for 40

Here is a list of 40 things I'd like to accomplish during my year of being 40.  Some of these are vague.  Some are specific.  Some will require me to step outside of my comfort zone and actually organize.  Some are health oriented.  Some are financial.

1.  Complete Smithville 8-hour Adventure Race
Midterm: Registering this weekend.  Begin training next week (3/18)--8 weeks to race.
2.  Do 100 pushups without stopping
Midterm: I've been doing the 100 pushup program at home with Dominic, but not very consistently.  Need to get more disciplined.  I can do about 45 right now, so need to pick it up.
3.  Get my weight to 200 lbs.
Midterm: Hovering around 220.  Trying to eat healthier.
4.  Ride my bike to work at least once
Midterm: Saving this for summer, and hopefully don't get run over by a car.
5.  Plant some trees in my yard 
Midterm: Hopefully at the end of this month or the beginning of next, if I can afford it.
6.  Complete a Statistics course
Midterm: Need to find a goo…