Thursday, January 8, 2009

Can I do it? Yes I can.


001.Stop biting nails and grow them out
002.Get a manicure
003.Go back blonde for the summer
004.Start moisturizing daily
005.Start wearing sunscreen daily
006.Choose an exercise and do 5x weekly for 3 months straight
007.Get health insurance
008.Find a family doctor
009.Find a dentist
010.Get a massage
011.Drink 6 cups of water a day for 1 month straight
012.Take vitamin daily for 3 months straight


013.Do Yoga/Meditation 3x weekly for 3 months straight
014.Organize all clutter
015.Take a bubble bath 1x weekly for 3 months straight
016.Identify 101 things that make me happy & write a post on my blog
017.Identify 20 things I like about myself & write a post on my blog
018.Own 5 new pieces of favorite jewelry (0/5)
019.Take 5 spur of the moment road trips (0/5)
020.Watch the sun rise/set 10 times (1/10) 1/29/09 sunset ,
021.Establish certain dinner nights with friends/family each month


022.Save $3k for vacation in November
023.Save $500 by May - Birthdays
024.Continue good standing and pay all of 2009 bills on time just like 2008
025.Pay off 5 debts (0/5)
026.Open an Etsy Shop
027.Sell 10 items from Etsy Shop (0/10)
028.Pay off library card debt
029.Earn a raise

Simple Living & Good Deeds

030.Create a give away on my blog with handmade prizes
031.Plant a tree
032.Make a habit of recycling
033.Only use tote bags when grocery shopping
034.Only use natural cleaning products (ie:baking soda/vinegar)
035.Buy local produce only
036.Visit the Farmer's Market 1x monthly for 3 months straight
037.Get shower time down to under 10 minutes
038.Donate to Goodwill 1x month for 1 year (0/12)
039.Volunteer for some charity 1x month for 1 year (0/12)
040.Find an organization or charity to support consistently
041.Donate blood 1x monthly for a year (0/12)
042.Give someone a gift "just because" 10 times (0/10)
043.Pay for the person behind me in a drive thru 10 times(0/10)
044.Tell loved one I love them while I'm mad at them
045.Buy homeless person a hot meal
046.Send flowers to 2 people (just because) (0/2)
047.Fund a surgery for Operation Smile (Great idea Mermanda!)
048.Donate $500 (0/500)


049.Crochet 20 scarves (0/20)
050.Sell 10 scarves (0/10)
051.Give away 10 scarves (0/10)
052.Have a custom blog design made
053.Have a business card made
054.Have a custom stamp made
055.Win Something! Anything! (I won a gift certificate for iTunes from
056.Discover 50 new blogs (40/50)
057.Create photography portfolio
058.Read 100 books (1/100)
059.Start a "daily me" set on Flickr
060.Discover 10 new (to me) musicians (1/10)
061.Find a house
062.Establish a monthly board game/movie night
063.Take a sewing class
064.Go to the movies 1x month for a year (1/12) Doubt,
065.Get that next tattoo I've been wanting
066.Adopt my mom's sewing machine
067.Complete 5 sewing projects with it (0/5)

For The House

066.Get an HDTV/blu ray dvd player
067.Get an iMac
068.Finish furnishing the office
069.Get a painting for the living room
070.Get slats that fit our bed frame
071.Get a small shelf stand for the bathroom


072.Go to a wine tasting
073.Make 5 different types of homemade bread (0/5)
074.Bake 1 thing a month for a year (1/12) peanut butter cookies,
075.Try 25 new recipes (2/25) Spicy Ginger & Orange Chicken & Broccoli, Vegetarian Stuffed Green Peppers
076.Try something I swore I'd never eat
077.Bake cookies and take them to business employees that take extra good care of us
078.Cook 10 meatless meals (1/10) Vegetarian Stuffed Green Peppers,
079.Fix 10 organic meals (0/10)
080.Try 5 new local restaurants (0/5)

Love Life

081.Come up with 5 surprises for her (0/5)
082.Cook a romantic dinner
083.Go to 5 concerts together (0/5)
084.Find,buy,play,and beat 20 super nintendo games together (4/20) super mario world, donkey kong country, donkey kong country 2 - diddy kong's quest, beavis and butthead,
085.Go to a theme park
086.Get photos of our memories framed
087.Paint some more pottery together
088.Invest in a DSLR because we both love taking pictures
089.Go on a picnic
090.Get Photoshop to work on pictures together
091.Start working out together
092.Have a date night once a month for a year (0/12)
093.Give her 30 minute head rubs 1x month for a year (0/12)
094.Take a class together
095.Go to a museum
096.Go to the zoo
097.Rescue an English Bulldog
098.Adopt a cat
099.Hold hands more, show more affection.
100.Reward ourselves more often


101. Donate $5 for every task not completed.


  1. Very impressive list. Good luck with these. I know you will be able to do it. I've been thinking about making a list like this.

  2. Great list, Shannon! I'm so excited that you've decided to start on this journey. Just remember to have fun with it and not let it stress you out. You're going to see some fantastic things come out of your goals! I look forward to tracking progress with you :o)

  3. Very nice list! We have some items in common. Good luck to the both of us!

  4. Impressive list! I really need to make and organize one of these. I only have a list of what I'd like to get done- no time constraint, though.
    Good luck!

  5. Great list! I'm currently working on mine, and I LOVE your 101. Great idea!

  6. hurray!! what a great list.
    i've added you to my friends lists on my list ;)

    good luck!!

  7. Wow, this is a phenomenal list! I have been meaning to put something like this, a "bucket list" perhaps. Thanks for motivating me to get of my butt and makes some things happen :)