2012 is here! And this year I’ll be 25. I have made this list of 30 things to do before I’m 30, because…well, dang, I’m going to be 30 in 5 years!
If you can help me get these things done, I will love you forever, and if not, what’s on your life list??
Here it is:
1 Take a photography class.
2 Visit Ireland and drink a pint in a pub while singing an Irish bar song.
3 Eat Tres Leches Cake in South America.
4 Go on a camping trip in Eastern Canada.
5 Learn to drive stick.
6 Make a bed-size quilt out of re-purposed fabric.
7 Run an ultramarathon (or any long race over 42 km).
Go on a road trip with my closest girlfriends.
9 Ride in a hot air balloon.
10 Adopt a dog from a shelter.
Learn to play a song on guitar.
12 Have a vegetable garden.
13 Speak fluent French. (currently live in Montreal!)
14 Make an article of clothing for myself that is acceptable to wear out of the house.
15 Go whale watching somewhere in Canada.
16 Spend the night in a yurt.
17 Learn to french braid my hair
18 Go Dog sledding.
Take my Nanny and Poppa on a wild adventure somewhere. (New York City)
20 Own a perfect “little black dress”.
21 Try indoor or outdoor rock-climbing.
22 Go on a Yoga retreat. Maybe here?
23 Make some homemade ice cream and homemade hot fudge.
Be completely vegan for a month.
25 Mail hand written letters to friends who I’ve been out of touch with these past few years
Buy a stranger their morning coffee
27 Send my
11 8 girlfriends from home flowers “just because”.
28 Volunteer with something like Big Sisters or United Way
29 Scrapbook my travels in Europe
30 Cook through a cookbook all the way through (I am currently working on The Vegetarian Collection by Canadian Living).