Wednesday, February 6, 2013

30 Before 30 Update

Like my New Years Resolutions, I have decided to update you monthly on my progress to help me be accountable and well... not forget about this!

After January here is where I am....

1. Go Ice Skating
2. Roll my own sushi In the works of planning.. stay tuned!
3. Create a cookbook of favorite recipes
4. Shoot a gun (properly)
5. Successfully bake at least 1 dessert
6. Complete a 5k I have chosen the race I want to do, The Color Run, which gives my until April to get this booty in gear!
7. Do a grape stomp
8. Send at least 12 hand-written notes/cards
9. Have 4 day/night dates with my momma
10. Volunteer at least twice
11. Do a photo wall in the house
12. Go to the Perot Museum
13. Read at least 12 books this year
Now I didnt promise these books to be intellectual or even on the best sellers list.. these first 3 were suggestions from a co-worker and they had a very poor editor.. I would love to red line them, but I liked the stories nonetheless. Good old, girly, easy reads :)

Number 4 on the list was suggested to me froma reader - Angie... thanks for the suggestion! It was really good and kept me content the whole way home from Madrid!
            -1. Bridesmaid Lotto 
      -2. Gamble on Engagement
      -3. The Wedding Wager
      -4. Savannah Blues
14. Have a picnic
16. Buy bikes and ride often
17. Go rock climbing
18. Bowl over 150
19. Make homemade marshmallows and s'mores
20. Go to a movie alone
21. Go camping
22. Make homemade pasta
23. Do 5 kind things for strangers
24. Write our will
25. Ride a train
26. Girls only vacation/trip
27. Learn sign language
28. See a meteor shower
29. See 3 movies in a theatre with my hubby
30. Try a new fruit or vegetable
After 1 month, I feel like I havent scratched enough off of my list - I need to pick some February items and get to it!


  1. Wow! You are making great progress on your list! Color Run sounds fun..we did a mud run last year and it is again in April this year.. just don't know if I feel up to it again... lol.

  2. glad you enjoyed Savannah Blues!! The Color Run you picked sounds like a blast. You can do it! I love your 30 Before 30 list...and it's inspiring to see what you're going to tackle this year.

  3. Swinging by from H54F.

    I'm TOTALLY doing this!! My 28th birthday is right around the corner - I think 2 years is more than enough time to do 30 things, right?? I love your ideas. So fun!


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