101 in 1001.

1. Come up with 101 things. (Aug. 23, 2012)
2. Inspire someone else to write their own list. (Christine Smith)
3. Learn how to French braid my own hair. 
4. Grow my hair out well past my shoulders. (Mar. 27, 2013 - haircut!)
5. Weigh 140 pounds. 
6. Get my blood pressure under control.
7. Graduate with my Masters degree. (May 4, 2013)
8. Become a teacher. (Amelia Earhart Learning Center; 1st grade; Dallas, Texas; August 26, 2013)
9. Move to another state. (Texas - June 20, 2013)
10. Pay off my credit card debt. (May 6, 2014)
11. Visit five new states. 
12. Read twenty five new books. (13/25)
1 (Where We Belong) 
2 (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire)
(Safe Haven)  
(The Great Gatsby)
5 (Grace: A Memoir)
6 (Bringing Up Bébé)
7 (Gone Girl)
8 (Happier at Home)
9 (Look Again)
10 (Secrets of a Former Fat Girl)
11 (The Fault in Our Stars)
12 (Divergent)
13 (The Secret Garden)
14 (The Devil Wears Prada)
15 (The Paris Wife)
16 (The One and Only)
17 (Insurgent)
18 (The Body in the Library)
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13. Learn to bake a cake from scratch. (Dec. 23, 2012) (April 19, 2014)
14. Learn calligraphy. 
15. Schedule appointments with primary care physician, dentist, gynecologist, and eye doctor for at least once a year. 
16. Buy a grill and learn how to use it. 
17. Acquire ten quality coffee table books. (7/10)
1 36 Hours: 150 Weekends in the USA & Canada
2 36 Hours: 125 Weekends in Europe
3 Fresh Flower Arranging
4 Nashville: Then and Now
5 Books Make a Home
6 The Perfectly Imperfect Home
7 Kate Spade: Things We Love
8 Humans of New York

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18. Drink eight glasses of water a day for one week.
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19. Read all seven Harry Potter books.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
20. Find my signature cocktail. (Gin & Tonic with lime OR French 75)
21. Find my signature scent. (Nectarine Blossom & Honey - Jo Malone)
22. Find a church home that fills me up. (Watermark Community Church; Dallas, Texas)
23. Take a cooking class. 
24. Go meatless for one week.
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25. Throw a surprise party. 
26. Invest in a good camera. 
27. Have a picnic.
28. Send one hundred handwritten notes. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 
29. Take a trip to a city that I've never been to before.
30. Subscribe to magazines that I always buy in order to save money. (subscribed on my iPad)
31. Send out Christmas cards. (Nov. 27, 2012) 
32. Buy a classic bicycle. 
33. Go skydiving. 
34. Try ten new foods. (3/10)
1 Oysters Rockefeller
2 Lobster Roll
3 Ceviche
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35. See WICKED again. 
36. Discover my signature look. 
37. Attend a horse race. 
38. Work up to running three miles without stopping. 
39. Watch ten "classic" movies that I've never seen before. (5/10)
1 How To Steal A Million
2 Funny Face
3 Charade
4  How to Marry a Millionaire
5  The Philadelphia Story
6  Bringing Up Baby
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40. Stop drinking Diet Coke altogether. 
41. Read one of Jane Austen's novels. 
42. Take a self defense class. 
43. Swear off bagels. (Only a treat when I go home now!)
44. Find a place to spend my mornings (preferably with no access to Diet Coke or bagels). 
45. Read Jane Eyre. 
46. Get into a regular routine of doing a devotional in the morning. 
47. Get my second tattoo. 
48. Learn how to ballroom dance. 
49. Ride on a sailboat. 
50. Go to a music festival. 
51. Invest in a David Yurman bracelet all by myself. 
52. Learn to eat sushi with seaweed.
53. Design a gallery wall. 
54. Develop a daily routine and stick to it. 
55. Read a book by Hemingway.
56. Rid my house of anything that doesn't have a place.
57. Find a bright shade of lipstick that I can wear confidently. (Chanel L'Eclatante)
58. Travel out of the country. (Mexico - June 19-23, 2014)
59. Find my perfect pen and get it in every color. (Le Pen)
60. Take portraits with my siblings as a gift for my mom. (Sept. 9, 2012)
61. Throw a legitimate dinner party. 
62. Find a dresser that fits perfectly in my bedroom. 
63. Go to a comedy club or show. (May 24, 2014 - Rob Schneider)
64. Treat each of my siblings and my mom to a day of anything they want. 
65. See Cirque du Soleil. 
66. Get certified in first aid again. 
67. Pull a prank.
68. Save up for a pair of Jimmy Choo or Manolo Blahnik heels. 
69. Cull my Facebook friends of people I don't actually know. 
70. Get business cards. (Feb. 12, 2013)
71. See a new (to me) show on Broadway. (Book of Mormon)
72. Go skinny dipping. 
73. Try stand up paddle boarding. 
74. Spend a whole day in bed. (July 10, 2013)
75. Lay in a busy road in the middle of the night. 
76. Go rock climbing.  
77. Kiss in the rain. 
78. Ride a horse. 
79. Be a bridesmaid. (Dec. 29, 2012) (June 28, 2014)
80. Take pictures in a photobooth. (with Ashley Davis at the Waco Bridal Show)
81. Try twenty five new recipes. (20/25)
1 (Stuffed Peppers) 
2 (Eggplant Rollatini) 
3 (Cream of Tomato Soup) 
4 (Stuffed Shells) 
5 (Dark Chocolate Peppermint Cake) 
(Ziti with Portobello Mushrooms, Caramelized Onions, and Goat Cheese)
7 (Peas Ham and Creamy Noodles) 
8 (Spicy Sausage Pasta)
9 (Spinach Lasagna Rolls)
10 (Garlic Parmesan Edamame)
11 (Spinach Artichoke Grilled Cheese)
12 (White House Salad)
13 (Oatmeal Casserole)
14 (Guacamole)
15 (Angel Hair with Zucchini and Tomatoes)
16 (Turkey Stuffed Peppers)
17 (Cheesy Zucchini Rice)
18 (Chicken Divan)
19 (Million Dollar Spaghetti)
20 (Mamaw's Strawberry Cake)
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82. Take a road trip. (Asheville, NC -- Mar. 29-31, 2013) (Nashville, TN -- July 3, 2013)
83. Take a sign language class. 
84. Get a real Christmas tree. (Nov. 24, 2012) (Dec. 1, 2013)
85. Eat lobster. (Mar. 29, 2013)
86. Visit ten new museums. (5/10)
1 George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum
2 Dallas Museum of Art
3 Dallas World Aquarium
4 Perot Museum of Natural Science
5 New York Public Library
6 Country Music Hall of Fall and Museum
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87. Dress up on Halloween. (Oct. 31, 2012)
88. Ride an elephant. 
89. See a parade in person. (City of Irving Fourth of July Parade - July 4, 2013)
90. Run a 10k.
91. Go skiing. 
92. Participate in a color run. 
93. Get a massage. (Mar. 30, 2013)
94. Go whale watching. 
95. Learn how to play chess. (Dec. 22, 2012)
96. Visit a castle. 
97. Find new ways to use my Kitchen Aid mixer. (Cake -- Cookies -- Mashed Potatoes -- Muffins)
98. Ride on a train. 
99. Go scuba diving. 
100. Learn to shoot.
101. Put $20 into savings for every goal accomplished. 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17 18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31  32  33  34  35  36  37  38  39  40  41  42  43  44  45  46 47  48  49  50  51  52  53  54  55  56  57  58  59  60  61  62  63  64  65  66  67  68  69  70  71  72  73  74  75 76  77  78  79  80  81  82  83  84  85  86  87  88  89  90  91  92  93  94  95  96  97  98  99  100 

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2 comments:

  1. I love your list! We have some similar to-dos!

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  2. This is so great, Liz! Love the idea- especially #101!

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