Thursday, April 5, 2012

30 before I turn 30!

I turn 28 this July.... so there is a little over 2 years until I am the big 30!  I always have stuff floating around my head that I think "Oh, I must get started on that..." or "I'd love to do that someday".  Well now I'm writing these things down.... 30 of them... and my goal is to have accomplished everything on my list before 16th July 2014!  I want to make the last 2 years of my 20s worthwhile and awesome!

  1. Learn to shoot in manual
  2. Learn to drive and pass my driving test
  3. Create and not touch an emergency fund
  4. Host a dinner party
  5. Get the boys Project 365s printed in poster form!
  6. Lose a stone!
  7. Get two new tattoos
  8. Eat at a Michelin star restaurant
  9. Finish working on the house
  10. Go to a music festival
  11. Learn to use my sewing machine
  12. Watch all the movies on IMDBs Top 250 Movies List
  13. Get a penpal and maintain said penpal relationship
  14. Go wine tasting
  15. Make a new friend
  16. Eat lobster again
  17. Go on a romantic weekend break with hubby
  18. Try a new hairstyle
  19. Take a yoga class
  20. Pay off credit cards
  21. Write a children's book
  22. Go on a hike
  23. Get a brazilian wax!
  24. Learn how to code with hubby's help
  25. Geocache
  26. Make a smashbook
  27. Learn to play poker!
  28. Complete Keri Smith's 100 Ideas
  29. Play an Xbox 360 game from start to finish
  30. Eat 5 new foods


  1. Melanie here! I enjoyed this piece, please email me--I have a question about your blog. MelanieLBowen[at]gmail[dot]com

  2. What a great idea, they all sound wonderful, good luck!