Monday, May 20, 2013

The New List

Start Date: 5/19/2013
End Date: 2/14/2016

Travel and Events

Go a classic car show
Go on a flash light tour of Winchester House
See at least one play
See at least one opera
See at least one musical
See at least one ballet
Go see a roller derby meet
Attend LOJ Masquerade
Go to the Disney family museum
Go to Vegas
Go to a film or music festival
Go to a new convention
Attend an auction
Attend a Will Call


Try 33 new recipes
Try 10 new teas
Go to 33 new ‘food establishments’ (not just restaurants)(3/33)
Have an omakase sushi experience
Make homemade marshmellows
Bake bread 5 times
Make a good whip cream frosting
Make a spice blend

Health and Beauty

Dye my hair
Update wardrobe
Get to goal weight
Clean makeup brushes on a regular basis
Participate in a marathon
Go a week without drinking soda
Try out bangs again
Do a FOTD Challenge Calendar
Use up all beauty samples
Get 8 hours of sleep a night for at least one week
Try out 5 DIY beauty treatments
Attempt to do 5 different hair styles
Take a dance class
Try a cycling class
Find a new skincare regime
Sort out my imps and test them all


Knit a pair of socks
Start learning embroidery
Make a piece of jewelry and gift it/give it away
Use up the yarn I have stashed
Use up the spinning fiber I have stashed
Knit a shawl
Make at least 10 handmade cards
Learn how to spin
Finish a 1000+ piece puzzle
Try playing an MMORPG
Finish the first Assassin’s Creed game
Finish the first Halo game
Download and finish Portal
Reread Wheel of Time series
Read 150 books

Financial Goals

Make a donation to charity
Pay off car early
Save 10% of monthly income (once consumer debt is gone)
Complete 52 week money challenge twice
Start retirement savings
Save up for a new computer
Only use cash for a month (besides paying bills)
Have a budget binder/journal my spending
Support a Kickstarter project
Take change to coin machine
Get a new job

To Buy

Buy a new bed
Buy a nice set of luggage
Buy a swimsuit
Buy a new pair of glasses
Buy a pair of sunglasses
Buy nice knives


Move out
Find storage solution for DVDs
Go to a drive in theater
Decorate house/apartment for Halloween
Learn how to use Photoshop
Get bartender license
Frame and/or put up art prints
Trade in DS for 3DS (decided to keep my DS for old games, still getting a 3DS)
Get back into Japanese
Update mp3 players (1/2)
Clean car out once a month
Go through clothes for donation
Sort out jewelry
Watch a sunrise
Go on a picnic
Have a profile picture on Facebook
Make a twitter account
If allowed in new place, paint my room
Attend an art fair
Go to a flea market

Complete a photo challenge
Be in a flash mob
Participate in a swap
Organize stationery
Do a tag video
Make a vlog video
Make at least 1 blog post a month
Gain at least 5 blog followers (1/5)
Suggestion from one or both sisters
Suggestion from one friend


  1. great list, I went to Vegas two years ago and it was one of the best experiences of my life! Glad to have found your blog, new follower :) x

    Stacey| Beautiful Solutions

    1. Thank you very much for the follow!
      I went to Vegas a couple of times as a kid when my dad had business trips there and had a great time, but now there will be so much more I can do now that I'm an adult.