Life Checklist

While the future is always a moving target its important to have dreams and ambitions. These are just a few of mine.

Professional Adventures:

  • Marketing for an action sports brand
  • Publish a book, or two
  • Write articles and get published in WWD, Huffington Post, Apparel News, etc.
  • Start a blog and actually blog
  • Start my own denim line
  • Get CPR certified
  • Learn conversational French (again) and Spanish (would be handy)
  • Photography
  • Get Google Analytic certified
  • CFDA
  • Attend LA Fashion Week (as a spectator this time), NY Fashion Week, along with London, Paris and Milan

Personal Adventures:

  • Buy a house: 3/2, w/ wood floors, fenced yard, garage, and big kitchen
  • Learn to surf and rock climb
  • Pay off student loan debt
  • Run a marathon
  • Learn to ride my skateboard
  • Serve dinner in a homeless shelter on Thanksgiving
  • Mountaineering class
  • Paragliding
  • Attend more concerts, galleries, conferences, gardens, reserves, etc.
  • Restore 1967 Shelby
  • Build a Habitat for Humanity house
  • Learn not to judge others
  • One loan per year through Kiva, volunteer work with Feeding America and the United Nations, etc.
  • Donate blood regularly (again)
  • Disaster relief work
  • Learn to forgive
  • Grow orchids

Culinary Adventures:

  • Cider
  • Bread
  • Veggie Garden
  • Bees
  • Pretzels
  • Mustard
  • Canning
  • Sausages
  • Pate and Foie Gras
  • Croissants
  • Tackle my collection of recipes – it’s out of control

Travel Adventures:

  • Bahamas
  • Surfing in Fiji
  • Drive a car in England
  • Have fish and chips and bangers and mash in London
  • Zip line in Costa Rica
  • Raft the Grand Canyon
  • Take Mom to Yellowstone
  • Snowboard at the Top 10 resorts in the world
  • Barcelona
  • Spend 2-3 weeks in Tibet without a phone or computer and hike to Everest basecamp
  • Hike Mt. Kilimanjaro
  • Horseback safari in Africa
  • Europe: Eat my way through Italy, drink whiskey or Guinness in Ireland on St. Patrick’s Day, Greece, go back to Austria, Budapest, Czech Republic, Switzerland
  • Ride in a hot air balloon -maybe in Napa or Albuquerque
  • Attend Loy Krathon in Thailand, Carnival in Venice, etc.
  • Ride a camel in the Sahara and an elephant in India
  • See the Aurora Borealus
  • Galapagos Archipelago
  • See the pyramids of Egypt
  • Hike Half Dome, Mt. Rainer, Mt. Whitney, Mt. Shasta, Mt. Lassen, San Jacinto Peak, San Gorgonio Mtn., Mt. Olympus, Mt. Hood, White Mtn. Peak, Mtn. San Antonio, Telescope Peak, Mtn. Pinos, Creston Peak, Mtn. Elbert, Pikes Peak, Blance Peak, Culebra Peak..
  • Visti: Morocco, Moscow, US Virgin Islands, Hudson River Valley, Four Corners, Roswell, Boulder and Aspen, CO, Denali, Red Rock, Aerial Tram in Palm Springs, the Missions of California, Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Everglades, Bryce Canyon, Bonneville Salt Flats, Autumn in Vermont, Olympic National Park, Rockies, Zion, Grand Tetons in the Spring, Cuyahoga Valley in the Fall, Boston, Cape Hatters…





One thought on “Life Checklist

  1. WOW! All of that sounds like so much fun! I would have to agree with you on “ALL” of your “Travel Adventure Goals” and most of your “Personal and Culinary Adventures” as well. If anyone can accomplish all of the adventures that you listed, you can.

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