101 in 1001

Started November 1, 2016 (the first day post-divorce).
  1. Write myself a letter to open on July 30, 2019.
  2. Write letters to my son to open on May 6, 2031. [ongoing]
  3. Forgive my ex-husband.
  4. Reach a weight where I feel healthy and happy.
  5. Get mother/son professional photos taken.
  6. Get a physical. (Completed 2/14/17)
  7. Get new glasses.
  8. Walk a race (any distance). (Completed 1/1/17)
  9. Walk or run a race (any distance) in a new state.
  10. Walk or run a Disney race (any distance).
  11. Run a 5K.
  12. Run a 10K.
  13. Run a half marathon.
  14. Walk a 5K with my son. (Completed 11/18/16)
  15. Do a glow run or color run with my son.
  16. Do a 30 miles in 30 days challenge.
  17. Ride a bike.
  18. Try yoga.
  19. Complete a high ropes/zipline course.
  20. Visit a trampoline park.
  21. Go kayaking. (Completed 12/25/16)
  22. Become an Ultimate Outsider. (47/47) (Completed 5/27/17)
  23. Go cabin camping. (Completed 12/24-26/16)
  24. Go tent camping. (Completed 4/8-9/17)
  25. Visit a National Park. (Completed 6/28/17 - Grand Canyon National Park)
  26. Visit a lighthouse.
  27. Visit a zoo.
  28. Walk through a corn maze.
  29. Ride a rollercoaster. (Completed 1/10/18)
  30. Ride on the train ride at MOA with Noah.
  31. Take a completely spontaneous weekend getaway. (Completed 9/3-9/4/2017)
  32. Try new recipes. 
  33. Try Simply Filling for a week.
  34. Make homemade mozzarella cheese.
  35. Bake homemade bread. (Completed 7/25/2017)
  36. Bake a birthday cake from scratch.
  37. Cook through the Alpha Bakery cookbook with my son. (1/26)
  38. Try 5 different cultures' restaurants. (0/5)
  39. Host a dinner party.
  40. Host a game night. (Completed 11/4/17)
  41. Buy a ring with my son's birthstone. (Completed 11/13/17)
  42. Move out of our current apartment. (Completed 5/31/17)
  43. Deeply declutter before moving. (Completed 5/31/17)
  44. Plant an herb garden.
  45. Plant a vegetable garden.
  46. Find a new job. (Completed 5/8/17)
  47. Pay off my car.
  48. Pay off my divorce. (Completed 9/15/17)
  49. Reach a $0 balance on my separation year emergency credit card.
  50. Go on a real vacation (not with or visiting family).
  51. Visit a city I've never been to.
  52. Visit a state I've never been to. (Completed 6/17 - Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona!)
  53. Visit 10 state capitals. (0/10)
  54. Visit 50 libraries. (1/50)
  55. Visit 5 museums. (0/5)
  56. Attend a live sporting event. (Completed 5/6/18)
  57. Take my son to Disney. (Completed 1/7-10/18)
  58. Visit somewhere that we can see lots of stars. (Completed 12/25/16)
  59. Go to a drive in movie theater.
  60. Go fruit picking. (Completed 5/27/17)
  61. Make homemade fruit jam. (Completed 6/3/18)
  62. Renew my passport.
  63. Get an Ancestry DNA test. (Completed 12/25/17)
  64. Take an Italian course.
  65. Get a Russian nesting doll tattoo.
  66. Compile my 2010-2011 blog posts into a book for my records.
  67. Send a care package to someone. (Completed 11/11/16)
  68. Read 5 books. (4/5)
  69. Listen to 25 audiobooks (1/25)
  70. Read 5 classics I should have read but never got around to. (0/5)
  71. Read all the Harry Potter books. (0/7)
  72. Read 5 French books. (0/5)
  73. Watch 10 French movies. (0/10)
  74. Go to a play. (Completed 11/20/16 - "Cinderella")
  75. Go to a ballet. (Completed 12/18/16 - "The Nutcracker")
  76. Go to the opera.
  77. Go on a date. (Completed 7/18/17)
  78. Fall in love. (Oh yes, absolutely, and it's amazing.)
  79. Celebrate 10 obscure holidays with my son. (0/10)
  80. Photograph a landscape from the same location, capturing all four seasons, and frame them together.
  81. Buy a piece of art from an artist. (Completed 1/22/17)
  82. Buy myself flowers. (Completed 3/18)
  83. Buy someone else flowers. (Completed 12/9/16)
  84. Donate $100 to a cause I believe in. (Completed 3/18)
  85. Start a new family Christmas tradition. (Completed 12/25/16)
  86. Start a new family birthday tradition.
  87. Make a list of 30 things I like about myself.
  88. Complete a 500 piece puzzle. (Completed 5/29/17)
  89. Complete a 1000 piece puzzle. (Completed 5/28/17)
  90. Memorize all the state capitals.
  91. Learn the varieties of clouds and how to tell the difference.
  92. Find a new church that feels like home.
  93. Get a tattoo.
  94. Try burlesque dancing.
  95. Model for an art course.
  96. Start or join a book club.
  97. Start a podcast.
  98. Find new (and inexpensive!) pieces for my vintage Pyrex collection.
  99. Make a stop-motion short film.
  100. Make a crayon wreath.
  101. Make a plan for the 1001 days after July 30, 2019.

1 comment:

Denise said...

I am going to attempt to cook my way through a cookbook, too! Have to find one that supports the live I want to live, and not "Eight Million Ways To Eat Refined Carbs: Who Needs To Fit Into Pants, Anyway?"