Tuesday, September 13, 2011

my 33rd

today i turn 33. a nice, symmetrical number. instead of lamenting over getting older, i've decided to make a list of 33 things i still want to do/accomplish in my life. (in no particular order)

1. read les miserables
2. travel extensively in great britain
3. see shakespeare performed in the globe theatre
4. learn to use photoshop
5. read gone with the wind
6. run a marathon
7. visit new york city
8. participate in the tomatina
9. read a charles dickens novel (not a christmas carol)
10. see a show on broadway
11. take ballroom dancing lessons
12. visit the holy land
13. go to disneyworld
14. graduate from college
15. get married
16. read the bible, cover to cover
17. go on a cruise
18. travel in italy
19. live in a foreign country
20. learn to speak another language fluently
21. take in the fall foliage on the east coast
22. learn to use illustrator
23. visit australia
24. take tap dancing/clogging lessons
25. go to the calgary stampede
26. take voice lessons
27. retake latin and learn it really, really well. well enough to read latin texts.
28. visit moracco
29. read jesus the christ (talmage)
30. visit boston
31. become a proficient gardener
32. take a tropical vacation. not hawaii, someplace like bora bora or fiji.
33. sail on a clipper style ship


Natalie said...

OHMYGOODNESS. i feel horrid. i asked you months ago to refresh my memory as to your birthday and now i've gone and forgotten. i am so ashamed. i'm sending your birthday gift tomorrow. please forgive me!
as for your list: though new england boasts the best fall colors, virginia's aren't bad and i would LOVE to have you here -- name the date!

michelle's 10 things said...

Happy Birthday, Ashley. I hope you get a great year. Michelle

Annalyn said...

That's an awesome list! I might steal some of it!