Tell Santa not to bring me anything bulky: check
Find suitcases big enough to fit my life and my dive gear but that will be authorized on a plane: check
See every possible doctor that I can think of and do a complete check-up: in progress
Start to dig again into dive theory: eeeerrrr...
Find a dive centre that will train me through the instructor course: in progess (and it comes with a bonus: it might even be on Nusa Lembongan)
Have my own personal coach to prep me beforehand and learn me all the tricks for diving physics while getting awesome diving in Sulawesi (and work too, I have a feeling accounts are waiting for me...): check!
Learn bahasa indonesian: in progress...Apa kabar?
Work, papers, taxes, boring appointments: in painful progress
Plan leaving party, gather all friends, get drunk and avoid crying : to do
Sort out clothes, books, and the billion of stuff I have in a flat: still working on it...
Get a 2 months visa from the embassy: to do
Plan a couple of weeks of fun to start with, with my little German dive buddy: in progress!
Buy a single-way ticket to Indonesia: to do, ASAP. So I have an offical take-off date.