101 in 1,001

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Start Date: January 5, 2011
Completion Date: October 2, 2013

In Progress is in Italics
Completed is in Bold

Travel:
1. Visit 3 new states (1/3- Iowa July 2011)
2. Visit a new country
3. See the Grand Canyon
4. See Mount Rushmore
5. Visit Ground Zero
6. See Golden Gate Bridge
7. Fly first class
8. Go to a blogging conference (Foodbuzz, Blogher, EatWriteRetreat)
9. Take the train to Duluth
10. See the Vikings play outside of Minnesota

Personal:
11. Get a brazilian wax
12. Read 10 new books (yes, cookbooks count!)- (2/10) 3 in progress
13. Run a 5K
14. Run a 10K
15. Run a 1/2 Marathon
16. Run a Marathon
17. Take a dance class
18. Go on a dance audition
19. Wear a bikini (in public)
20. Ride a motorcycle
21. Play a round of golf
22. Get my tattoo
23. Wear 5" heels
24. Write a list of 25 things I like about myself
25. Walk through a haunted house
26. Go Skydiving
27. Adopt a dog
28. Get my own place
29. Take a ballroom dance class
30. Purchase a DSLR 2/15/11
31. Take a photography class
32. Make a family calendar with photos I've taken
33. See a musical on Broadway
34. Purchase the t-shirt quilt I have been eyeing for 4.5 years

Health:
35. Lose 20 lbs

36. Lose 50 lbs
37. Lose 75 lbs
38. Lose 101 lbs
39. Drink 2 liters of water a day for 21 days
40. Run everyday for 21 days
41. Exercise everyday for 21 days
42. Take a daily vitamin for 21 days-I am on the Gummy Vitamin Train!

Skills:
43. Understand basic html
44. Learn the game of golf
45. Learn to play a song on the guitar
46. Learn to speed read
47. Plant a successful herb garden
48. Get CPR certified
49. Learn to play one card game, really well
50. Learn to knit
51. Knit an infinity scarf
52. Learn to drive a stick shift

Blog:
53. Purchase Domain name 2/18/11
54. Design (or contract) a personalized header
55. Develop and post 30 new recipes (5/30-3 bean chili, citrus berry pancake, sticky chinese chicken wings, Jamaican fried rice, rainbow gooey butter cookies)
56. Maintain an average of 4.4 posts per week
57. Write 4 guest posts for various blogs- if the opportunity arises (0/4)

Education/Career:
58. Complete bachelor's degree
59. Get a full-time job- I am looking every day!
60. Get a freelance writing job
61. Go to 3 networking events (0/3)

Organization:
62. Purchase an Erin Condren planner, and use it
63. Buy an external hardrive, and organize said hardrive 02/11
64. Get a closet organizer
65. File all of important papers (in a file cabinet)
66. Get rid of all clothes not worn in last 12 months
67. Get ANOTHER shoe organizer

Money:
68. Pay off credit cards
69. Save $1,001
70. Save for and purchase a new-to-me car
71. Invest more than the minimum to IRA for 6 months (0/6)

Food and Drink:
72. Drink only water for one week
73. Eat at 10 new(to me) local restaurants
74. Eat in for 1 whole month - I started this in January, and then got sick... and all I could keep down was wonton soup from a local chinese place
75. Give up pop for 1 year
76. Eat at 3 "Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives" joints (0/3)
77. Try 5 new foods (1/5) (Blood Oranges 03/11,
78. Make, pack, and enjoy a gourmet picnic
79. Visit a local farmer's market 3 times per season (0/9)
80. Host at least 4 dinner parties a year (february 2011,April 2011
81. Host a pizza party
82. Serve a gourmet 4-course dinner

Relationships:
83. Start and maintain a monthly away from home date night with Boomer
84. Write and send 1 "Just to say, Hi!" note every month for 6 months (0/6)
85. Start and maintain a bi-weekly girls night with Jules and J
86. Throw a kick ass bachelorette party for Jules - March 2011
87. Foster relationships with 3 old friends-to the "hanging out/texting" stage (0/3)

Giving:
88. Write and post 20 Operation Beautiful notes (0/20)
89. Give 5 "just because" gifts (0/5)
90. Volunteer at least 10 hours to a new charity (10 hours each) (0/10)
91. Give Blood
92. Let my sister know how much I appreciate her
93. Raise $300 for ADA's Step Out Walk
94. Actually RUN ADA'a Step Out Walk

Indulgences:
95. Get 2 full body massages (0/2)
96. Get hair extensions
97. Get monthly manicure/pedicure from April-September (2/6) -
98. Get a professional bra fitting
99. Buy 1 high quality bra

I am 2 short. This is mostly frustrating because I don't want to have to go back and re-number this list if they fall into one of the above categories. 

Have suggestions? Share! For realisies. I need help!