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1) Be happy.
2) Try everything once. — This might sound pretty vague, but it's a motto I try to live by so that I don't chicken out of potentially amazing experiences.
3) Hike The Wave in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument.
4) Road trip around New Zealand.

5) Stay in an overwater bungalow in the Maldives.
6) Lounge in the infinity pool overlooking Lake Lucerne and the Swiss Alps at Hotel Villa Honegg in Ennetburgen, Switzerland.
7) Attend a fútbol game in the UK.
8) Drink a pint in a pub in Ireland.
9) Climb Mount Kilimanjaro.
10) Walk along the Great Wall of China.
11) Look out over Paris from the top of the Eiffel Tower.
11) Explore Rome.
12) Get a tattoo. #1 Completed July 2010, #2 Completed May 2013, #3 Currently Pending.
13) Visit Iguazu Falls along the border of Argentina and Brazil.
14) Ride on a dogsled.
15) Stay at Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas.
16) Volunteer at a soup kitchen on Thanksgiving.
17) Finish my Bachelor's degree Completed June 2012, and then Master’s degree.
18) Watch the ball drop on New Years Eve at Times Square. Completed December 31, 2011. (Okay, so we only saw side boob of the ball drop... I've accepted it.)
19) Ice skate at Rockefeller Center. Completed December 31, 2011
20) Hike in the Amazon Rainforest.
21) Hike in Patagonia. Completed April 2017.
22) Visit the Galapagos Islands.
23) Go white water rafting.
24) Skydive. Completed August 2015.
25) Visit Amsterdam, Giethoorn, and Keukenhof.
26) Attend Oktoberfest in Munich.
27) Take a hot air balloon ride, preferably at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta or in Cappadocia, Turkey.
28) Go to the Winter Olympics.
29) Learn how to make macarons & pignolis.
30) Attempt to learn how to surf. 
31) Summit a 14er in Colorado.
32) Visit the Grand Canyon. Completed July 2013, and again, June 2014.
34) Tour the White House. (Under a future administration)
35) Visit the Statue of Liberty.
36) Learn how to ballroom dance.
37) See Lifehouse in concert.
38) See Andrew McMahon in concert.
39) See Dashboard Confessional in concert. Pending February 21, 2018.
40) See the Northern Lights.
41) Slow dance on a high-rise rooftop overlooking a city under the stars.
42) Take a gondola ride through Venice.
43) Visit Plitvice Lakes National Park in Croatia.
44) See the Zac Brown Band in concert. Completed September 22, 2012.
43) Ride a mechanical bull.
44) Run a race after breaking my leg. Completed November 17, 2012.
45) Learn how to play guitar.
46) Learn nighttime photography.
47) Learn how to drive stick shift.
48) Go to Mardi Gras in New Orleans.
49) Explore Banff National Park and Jasper National Park in Alberta, Canada. Completed June 2016. (Though I want to return and explore so much more of both, as well as Kootenay National Park and Yoho National Park.)
50) Find a career that I love waking up every morning for.
51) Soak in the Blue Lagoon in Iceland.
52) Hike Rocky Mountain National Park. Completed June 16, 2013.
53) Start an animal rescue.
54) Compete in The Amazing Race.
55) Become a Humane Society Animal Rescue Team Volunteer. Completed 
56) Learn how to go clamming & oyster fishing. Completed March 30, 2014 & April 13, 2014
57) Visit Bolivia's Salar de Uyuni
58) Hike Half Dome in Yosemite National Park.
59) Backpack the John Muir Trail.

60) Hike Angel's Landing. Completed June 2014.
61) Read one book per month.
62) Visiting the Havasupai waterfalls.
63) Hike to Panorama Ridge in Garibaldi Provincial Park.
64) Glacier kayaking in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia.

65) Visit Las Coloradas in Mexico.
66) Explore Palawan.
67) Visit all 7 continents.
68) Learn how to make bread & cheese from scratch.


"...don't be afraid to give yourself 
everything you've ever wanted in life."