To - Do

  1. Make a life to-do list
  2. Adopt a puppy
  3. Visit all seven continents: North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, Antartica
  4. Become fluent in conversational Spanish
  5. Run five miles without stopping
  6. View the Pyramids at Giza from the back of a camel
  7. Have a baby or three
  8. Figure out what I really want to be when I grow up
  9. Publish something
  10. Go skydiving
  11. Get scuba certified
  12. Go on another safari (with a telephoto lens this time!)
  13. Ride a horse on the beach
  14. Eat sushi in Japan
  15. Go to the opera
  16. Own a home
  17. Write big fat check to a charity
  18. Visit the sacred places of different cultures and religions: Jerusalem, Angor Wat, Vatican City, Machu Picchu, Varanasi, Hagia Sophia, Chichen Itza
  19. Visit the Seven New Wonders of the World: the Colosseum, Machu Piccu, Chichen Itza, Petra, the Great Wall of China, the Taj Mahal, and the Christ the Redeemer statue
  20. Edit and post a photo a week for a year
  21. Bike across the Golden Gate
  22. Make stockings for my kids like my mom made for me and my siblings
  23. Learn how to sail 
  24. Float in the Dead Sea
  25. Learn all the words to and understand all the references in "We Didn't Start the Fire"
  26. Photograph a whale (Thanks to Ms. Walrond for sharing this video inspiration
  27. Scuba dive the wreck of the S.S. Yongala 
  28. Be interviewed on NPR 
  29. Become a person who meditates regularly 
  30. Take a dance class
  31. Become fully comfortable with the manual setting on my camera