45 in 45

  1. go surfing in Barbados 11.8-14.15
  2. try curling 4.3.16
  3. run a 5k *
  4. invite neighbors we don’t know well over for drinks
  5. have a movie marathon party 12.28.15
  6. throw a dinner party
  7. have a water balloon fight
  8. plan a summer croquet/bocce ball lunch at work 8.20.15
  9. be a dog for a day
  10. go puddle jumping on a rainy day 6.10.15
  11. milk a cow 6.13.15
  12. decorate a gingerbread house 12.12.15
  13. take a drawing course 2.2016
  14. bake bread 1.31.16
  15. plant a tree 9.27.15
  16. take a cooking class
  17. memorize a poem
  18. try 5 new restaurants 5.17.15-11.29.15
  19. ski White Nitro Extension at Sugarloaf 2.15.16
  20. sleep overnight on a boat – 7.30.15
  21. go to the MFA and spend hours wandering around 6.19.15
  22. do a super touristy thing to do in Boston 1.2.16
  23. make fresh lemonade 6.6.15
  24. plan our 10th anniversary trip with Amy
  25. take a photo from the top of a Hogwarts tower 11.4.15
  26. picnic day!
  27. go to a wine tasting 7.11.15
  28. try 5 new-to-me ice cream joints 5.16.15 – 8.13.15
  29. procure, puncture, and drink from a real coconut 8.4.15
  30. have a drink at the top of the hub at the Prudential Center 3.6.16
  31. walk through a corn maze
  32. get the tattoo I picked out on my 40 in 40 list 12.9.15
  33. get a facial
  34. take a bubble bath 2.27.16
  35. dramatically change my hair 9.16.15
  36. get at least 2 pedicures 8.7.15 & 11.7.15
  37. mail 45 postcards to 45 different people 5.28.15
  38. send $20 to 4 people and ask them to send me a return note telling me how they spent it * 5.25.15
  39. let 4 friends pick things for me to do and put them on the list 5.24.15
  40. start a game of telephone over the actual phone: create a phone chain of friends, call and say your message once and tell the first friend to pass it on along the chain and see what message ultimately comes back to you
  41. attend an event at CCI Boston
  42. try to get elected to something 9.17.15
  43. join the Friends of the Library in my town 2.28.16
  44. attend town meeting in Natick 10.20.15
  45. volunteer for buddy dog

* Items that I borrowed from my 40 in 40 list