My 101 in 1001

I have gotten this inspiration page from my sweet bloggin' friend Jesslyn Amber. I think it's a great idea and it will keep me goal~drivin. =]

I will include a mix of things, some big some small, and hopefully I can do them all. Hey! Look at there...I am a poet and you didn't even know it. LOL...okay enough of me being a dork.

The Mission:
Complete 101 preset tasks in a period of 1001 days.

The Criteria:
Tasks must be specific with a result, that is either measurable or clearly defined. Tasks must also be realistic and stretching.
Start Date: Thursday, June 10th, 2011
End Date: March 7th, 2014

Bold - goals in process
Strikethrough completed goals

1. Compete in a half marathon
2. get paid to do a photo session
3. reach 100 followers on my blog
4. make a quilt
5. send birthday cards to family and friends
6. own a Mac computer =]
7. learn photoshop
8. become a Stay~at~home~Mom
9. have my own craft/scrapbooking room
10. walk in my 2nd SGK 3~day for the Cure
11. take a trip to Hawaii
12. catch a catfish over 25 pounds
13. watch every season of "Desperate Housewives" {completed on 9Sept, now waiting for Season 8}
14. read the entire Bible
15. Be up~to~date on family scrapbooks {0/3}
16. buy a boat
17. try geocaching
18. swim with a dolphin
19. own an Epiphanie bag
20. buy our first house {Closed on our house on 23FEB2012 ♥}
21.go on a ghost tour
22. take a spontaneous road trip
23. go camping in my backyard with the kids & husband
24. go to a UofA home softball game
25. Eat at 10 restaurants I have never eaten at before {3/10}
*Screaming Banshee Pizza in Bisbee, AZ
* Five Guys Burger & Fries, Anaheim California {YUMMY}
B.J.'s Brewhouse in Tucson, AZ
26. Try at least one new recipe a month 
27. volunteer at a soup kitchen
28. witness the birth of a baby
29. sit on a jury
30. read 5 books {not a big reader, LOL} {4/5}
#1 book finished: The Help by Kathryn Stockett
#2 book finished: Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo
#3 book finished: Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
#4 book finished: Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
#5 book finished: Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
31. Make my own camera strap {1st attempt=FAIL}
32. re~decorate John Logan & Jaycee Lynn's bedrooms
33. pay for a total stranger's meal
34. volunteer someplace ex: Hospice, Life Care Center, Red Cross
Volunteered with the Salvation Army on Thanksgiving Day {Nov 2011} serving food to the homeless & needy. ♥♥♥
35. Lose 10 pounds and maintain that weight
7 more pounds to go!
36. purchase a new lens for my camera 
37. learn how to snowboard
38. dance in the rain with my husband ♥
39. spend an evening star~gazing with the husband
40. delete Facebook and stay off for at least 3 months
41. make my handwriting into a font
42. get my AA {meaning go back to school}
43. cook my first Thanksgiving dinner
44. send a message in a bottle
45. go on a cruise
46. watch 26 movies I've never seen starting with each letter of the Alphabet {this sounds fun}
K: Kite Runner (2007) directed by Marc Foster~watched this after I read the book.
P: Puss in Boots (2011) with Antonio Banderas & Salma Hayek
U: Unknown (2011) starring Liam Neeson
W: Water for Elephants (2011) starring Robert Pattinson & Reese Witherspoon
47. complete a coloring book
48. see a drive~in movie {don't know if there is somewhere close for this}
49. buy something from Etsy {bought Harry Potter cupcake toppers and cupcake wrappers for my mom's Harry Potter themed Retirment luncheon. October 2011} {bought an Amy Cornwell True Love Ring, June 2011}
50. learn to change my own oil
51. Attend a murder mystery dinner {this sounds fun}
52. Save $5 for every task I complete. =] $$Cha~Ching$$
53. Finish a 500+ piece Jigsaw puzzle with John Logan
54. Buy a plant and keep it alive.{ purchased plant on 13JUN2011}
And I no longer have this plant. =[ We moved into our new house and it died. BOO!
55. Donate blood
56. Vote in an election
57. Buy an external hard drive
58. Go one month without soda
59. Meet someone famous
60. Go to a midnight premiere of a movie
61. Inspire someone to make their own "101 in 1001" {completed on 10JUN2011, Ambrosia made her own 101 in 1001; Another person inspired,Angel made her own on 11JUN2011 =]} Way to go ladies!
62. Go paint balling
63. Spend a rainy day watching movies in my PJ's
64. Stay one night at The Shady Dell
65. Stay at one of the haunted hotels in Bisbee with someone
66. Give a homeless person food
67. Run/jog 5 miles without stopping
68. Take pictures in a photo~booth
69. Run a 5k race
70. Use reusable shopping bags {recycle all my plastic ones}
71. Watch a Disney Broadway show
72. Make 3 new friends {1/3}
Stephanie Bishop~"BISH" =]
73. Get a tattoo {completed on June 17, 2012}
74. Have a Twilight Movie Marathon
75. Go to a Phoenix Suns basketball game {completed on January 13th, 2011. Phoenix Suns vs. Nets}
76. Go apple picking
77. Visit my Nana & uncles in Cali
78. Grow sunflowers
Planted Sunflowers on 9MAY2012~FAILED
Replanted on 9JULY2012
79. Build a dog house
80. attempt extreme couponing and save at least $100 one time
81. See the Grand Canyon
82. Visit Sedona, AZ
83. Get certified in CPR
84. Play in the rain
85. Set up a "Glow~in~the~dark" volleyball game
86. Host my second Wii Tennis Tournnament
87.Try 3 new Subway sandwiches {I always get the same thing when I eat there, the Subway Club =]} {0/3}
88. Take a picture of each letter of the alphabet
89. Organize a Scavenger Hunt around the city for my friends
90. Buy 5 "I saw this & thought of you" gift {0/5}
91. Re~read all the Harry Potter Books
92. Have a Harry Potter Movie Marathon
93. Hold a snake {subject to change and snakes are my biggest fear}
94. Buy an outfit from the Salvation Army {bought John & mine's Christmas party outfit for the York's 3rd Annual Christmas party. December 2011}
95. Plant a tree for each one of my kids
96. Take my mom to a spa for a Spa Day
97. Go to a concert
98. Hang a piece of my sister's artwork in my home {received sister's artwork in January 2012}
99. Have someone come up with this task.{completed on 10JUN2011} Ambrosia came up with this one: Participate in Operation: Beautify Our World
100. Blog about each 101 task completed.
101. Make a new 101 List when this one is done! =]

Well there it is. Lots of different task to keep me busy. I am looking forward to doing this and hopefully some of you will want to join in and make your own "101 in 1001".

Goals Completed {11/101}

1 comment:

  1. i am definitely going to do this! such an amazing idea..compiling my list right now! x


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