Saturday, July 23, 2011

My Life List

I've seen this exercise floating around on some of the other blogs I follow and I think it is brilliant!
 Since I am revamping my blog and working on having a positive outlook towards life, I thought this idea was perfect! I'm not gonna lie, this list takes some serious effort! Are you up for the challenge? I would love to see every one's lists!!

My Bucket List {In the making}:

1. Travel to Europe
2. Learn a foreign language
3. Ride in a hot air balloon
4. Learn how to sew
5. Get a Master's Degree
6. Be a stay at home mom
7. Learn how to use my DSLR camera on manual mode
8. Drive across America in a giant R.V
9. Write in a publication
10. Visit Australia
11. Make homemade rolls and bread
12. Learn to play the piano
13. Become a mother and wife
14. Run a marathon
15. Live in the country
16. Go horseback riding on the beach
17. Swim with dolphins
18. Start my own business
19. Stomp on grapes in a giant wine barrel like Lucy and Ethel
20. See the glaciers before they melt
21. Attend a blog conference
22. Lose 30 pounds
23. Visit Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty
24. Go on a jog through Central Park and along the Hudson River
25. Visit Washington D.C and Boston
26. Create a family tree
27. Meet Keith Urban with my Mom
30. Hike to the top of a mountain
31. See a show on Broadway
32. Visit an African Safari
33. Have a baby boy
34. Go somewhere tropical and stay in one of those huts over the water
35. Dine with other celebrity moms to see what their days are like
36. Have my own craft room
37. Refinish a piece of furniture
38. Read the Bible from start to finish
39. Attend a culinary school
40. Decorate fabulous cakes
41. Have a booth at a local craft fair
42. Go white water rafting
43. Get a home/room makeover on HGTV
44. Grow my own fruits and vegetables
45. Watch my girls graduate college
46. Learn how to change a tire
47. Cook every favorite recipe I've collected in my cook book
48. Create a gallery in my home of all of our family portraits
49. Visit the town in Ireland where my Grandmother was born
50. Have a custom blog designed for me
51. Retire by the age of 55
52. Have a portrait painted of myself
53. Invent something
54. Watch my girls grow up to be confident, successful women
55. Go to Disney World
56. Buy a house
57. Sail a large sailboat into the sunset
58. Go on a shopping spree without thinking about money
59. Stay at a haunted hotel
60. Spend an entire day doing nothing but random acts of kindness to strangers
61. Win the lottery, or any contest for that matter!
62. Live in Manhattan
63. Visit a dude ranch
64. Learn how to create a website
65. Have my own website
67. Ride a tandem bike
68. Stay in a castle
69. Go to the worlds biggest yard sale in Tennessee
70. See my Dad one last time
71. Experience natural child birth
72. Write a children's book
73. Go ice skating at the Rockefeller Plaza during the holiday season
74. Watch the Rose Parade in Pasadena
75. Stay married to my husband until I die
76. Join a Mom's group
77. Own a beach house
78. Go to the Griffith Park Observatory
79. Be an extra in a movie
80. Eat at as many Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives from Guy Fieri's show
81. Visit as many National Parks as possible
82. Ride on a real steam engine train
83. Make my own pasta
84. Find a career that makes me happy
85. Design a clothing line
86. Create a childrens' clothing line
87. Read at least one book a month
88. Finish my sewing projects
89. Get hair extensions {just once}
90. Ride a bike in Tuscany
91. Stay at a Bed and Breakfast on the beach
92. Stay at a Bed and Breakfast at a winery
93. Take a spin class
94. Perfect Spanish rice and refried beans
95. Pay off all debt
96. Read all of Jane Austin's novels
97. Visit the Rain Forest
98. Get my teeth whitened
99. Name a star
100. Live to meet my great-grandchildren

Well, there you have it! Everything I've always wanted to do is now on paper...or cyber space :) I'm looking forward to checking some of these things off my list!

1 comment:

  1. Love this Lindsey!! The last couple of years have really knocked the wind out of me- I think I should join you on this adventure ;)