Bucket Lists and Dreams to Goals

I thought it appropriate when I titled this post that I had accidentally capped “GO” in Goals. I mean, isn’t that the point of goals, to GO? Go forward. Go toward. Just GO.

No Dust Under My Feet

I’ve had this list (below) posted to my About page forever. Inspired by the movie, The Bucket List, a bucket list is basically a list of all the things you want to do before you “kick the bucket”.

I have been really blessed in my life, but there are still a few things I’d love to do, most of which involve traveling. I add to this from time to time, because my goals change and grow as I do.

In Totally Random Order

  • Cure my body of systemic Lymphedema. (won my disability case 1019/12, back to therapy 10/16)
  • Graduate with a Masters degree. Graduated Full Sail 1026/12 with my Creative Writing MFA.
  • Graduate with a Graduate Certificate in using current tech for education. Graduated Full Sail 03/13 with my grad cert in Instructional Design & Technology.
  • Spend the day with an elephant.
  • Improve my blogging.
  • Have my own gallery showing.
  • Travel to Portugal and get a personal tour from friends.
  • Curate an exhibition for Art for Cures. (planning now for Pink@Heart 2013)
  • Take a ride on the Orient Express.
  • Visit a Johnny Cupcakes store. Saw him lecture at Full Sail, totally hooked.
  • Go to a Johnny Cupcakes store opening.
  • Spend two weeks in London with my family to go on the Harry Potter tours and see the JC shop.
  • Take my husband to Rome, Italy for two weeks.
  • Take my family to New York City to visit friends and get hot dogs at Gray’s Papaya [ link2 ].
  • Take my family to Oahu, Hawaii and show them around my favorite places like the Polynesian Cultural Center, Byodo-in Temple, and Hanauma Bay.