Kevin — what if you put dates and milestones on every single one of these goals? Surely then you’d complete more than 5%.
Freakonomics also replayed their podcast on temptation bundling — the act of bundling a task that’s good for you with one that you like to do — which has helped me quite a bit. Their example is only watching your favorite TV show when you go to the gym. Therefore, if you want to see the latest Thrones, you have to work out.
Side question: Where do you fish? I’m in the Bay Area but haven’t really done much (and wish I did it more).