Bucket List

What originally started as the 101 in 1001 challenge has transformed into my bucket list. I don’t think your goals and hopes for the future should be limited to a specific time frame…these are things I hope to accomplish throughout my life: 

(this list is a work in progress!)

  1. Go to Europe
  2. Increase my readership by 10 times
  3. Go to College on somewhere warm
  4. Get into a Pre-med program
  5. Eat a plantain
  6. Buy a Vita-mix!
  7. Live somewhere with a Whole Foods and/or Trader Joes (Buffalo has/is getting both!)
  8. Plant my own vegetable garden
  9. Get my IB diploma
  10. Grow another inch (fingers crossed!)
  11. Be in a wedding
  12. Climb a mountain
  13. Go cross country skiing
  14. Have a blogger meet up
  15. Go to the next Healthy Living Summit
  16. Meet one of my favorite bloggers
  17. Try Great Harvest bread
  18. Make my own Ezekiel bread
  19. Give my blog a face-lift (semi completed)
  20. Bake Ella a dog friendly/human friendly cake for her birthday
  21. Go white water rafting
  22. Go to a Yankee game at Yankee Stadium
  23. Take a pottery class
  24. Learn to hip-hop dance
  25. Sing in front of an audience
  26. Read The China Study
  27. Go to San Francisco
  28. Study abroad
  29. Have a pen pal
  30. Meet the owner of one of the companies I’ve reviewed for
  31. Learn to play the piano
  32. Go to a concert (T. Swift June 21!!!)
  33. Be featured in a Health magazine
  34. Be in studio audience of the Ellen show
  35. Adopt a kitty
  36. Volunteer at the SPCA
  37. Donate blood
  38. Run a half marathon 
  39. Do a try-a-tri
  40. Sleep under the stars (no tent)
  41. Walk across Abbey road
  42. Be in a musical
  43. Make my own jam
  44. Go horseback riding
  45. Win a debate
  46. Go skydiving/bungee jumping (whichever comes first)
  47. Ride in a helicopter
  48. Go blueberry picking
  49. Redo my recipe page
  50. Give a stranger a hug
  51. Give someone a random present
  52. Recycle more!
  53. Buy a hybrid car
  54. Buy a dehydrator
  55. Eat an entirely raw meal
  56. Learn to make raw sushi
  57. Fall in love with an undiscovered health product
  58. Make a bouquet from flowers from my own garden
  59. Make my own jewelry
  60. Get a garmin forerunner
  61. Buy a fancy-shmancaay camera
  62. Learn how to use Windows Live Writer
  63. Volunteer at a soup kitchen on Christmas Eve
  64. Buy a homeless person a meal
  65. Teach a child to read
  66. Become a better swimmer
  67. Watch all the Oscar winning best pictures of the year
  68. Visit the Mall of America
  69. Host a dinner party
  70. Host a murder mystery party!
  71. Move out of New York State
  72. Go see the Macy’s Thanksgiving day parade
  73. Inspire someone to lead a healthier lifestyle
  74. Tell a close friend about my blog
  75. Meet a guy who shares the same interests as me
  76. Make my own recipe for spaghetti sauce
  77. Make vegan cookies
  78. Celebrate my 1 year blogging anniversary
  79. Buy a pair of stilettos
  80. Post an Operation Beautiful note
  81. Take part in a Women’s/Human Rights campaign
  82. Visit the Amnesty International headquarters
  83. Trace my family history
  84. Visit Italy, France, and Ireland (where my family is from)
  85. Make my own crackers
  86. Try Kombucha
  87. Buy a new pair of running sneakers
  88. Make a perfect panini
  89. Try goat cheese
  90. Be in a national commercial
  91. Write a song
  92. Meet Samantha Brown from the Travel channel
  93. Become more self confident
  94. Fly an airplane
  95. Participate in the Amazing Race
  96. Go to the Ted Talks expo
  97. Give a Ted Talk
  98. Graduate from college
  99. Get another animal
  100. Ride a horse on a beach
  101. Visit Hawaii
  102. Live in Texas for a while
  103. Walk the El Camino de Santiago
  104. Visit all the natural wonders of the world
  105. Live in NYC
  106. Run in Central Park
  107. Do a Color Run
  108. Do a Dirty Girl run
  109. Ride 100 miles at once on my bike
  110. Meet Jillian Michaels
  111. Complete a Tough Mudder race
  112. Compete on a Ragnar Relay team
  113. Study abroad in London
  114. Write an article for Thought Catalog
  115. Live in one the Top 20 Cities for Twenty Somethings
  116. Go to Kashmir
  117. Meet a real buddhist monk in a predominantly Buddhist country
  118. Meet Pete Holmes or Chris Hardwick
  119. Pick a place on a map and just go there. 
  120. Go to the original Whole Foods in Austin, TX!
  121. Learn to play the Ukulele
  122. Visit the Greek island of Ikaria
  123. See Pete Holmes live
  124. Participate in a live You Made it Weird podcast taping
  125. Run a Walt Disney World Race
  126. Go to a show at the UCB Theatre
  127. Be apart of an Improv Everywhere mission


  1. says

    101 in 1001 sounds like so much fun. As the compulsive list-maker that I am, I’ve already started a list of 18 things I want to do before I turn 18 and so far… I’m almost done one of them, which is watch all six seasons of Lost… LOL Good luck with your list.

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