210 in 2010:An Inspiration

Now don’t think I’m being original because I’ve stolen this idea from my best friend. However, my strong desire to provide myself with a challenge for the upcoming year coupled with her ingenuity leads us to:

210 in 2010: An Inspiration

Date Started: January 1st 2010

End Date: December 31, 2010



1. Graduate From College

2. Apply to U-BC

3. Complete a painting

4. Submit something to a publisher

5. See a Sunrise

6. have 100 people view this blog

7. Finish a story

8. Skate on Rideau

9. Take a dance class

10. Make a new meal every night for a week (0/7)

11. Get Drunk (I do this about once a year so I figure I should make that hangover well worth it)

12. Have this list done by January 1st 2010

13. Go to the beach (aka a place with sand and water you can swim in)

14. Spend an entire weekend MIA (no cell phones, internet or TV)

15. Roadtrip to Montreal

16. Spend a weekend in a hotel

17. See a play/musical

18. Read 10 books from this list : http://www.listology.com/list/1001-books-you-must-read-you-die (0/10)

19. Have breakfast in bed

20. spend an entire weekend with the Steele’s ❤

21. make chocolate dipped strawberries

22. save 1000$

23. knit 12 scarves to give to the womens shelter next christmas (o/12)

24. Learn to knit mittens

25. Learn one guitar song

26. Send a card to one person a week, Just because (0/52)

27. Make a Monthly Budget

28. Learn to make candles (apparently it’s easy and seems so practicle)

29. Grow a garden (food also seems important)

30. Learn how to change the oil in my car   ( :S )

31. Buy a piece of art

32. Make an active difference in political awareness

33. Read 1 book a month about world politics (0/12)

34. Have a movie marathon

35. Make rainbow Jello  http://dobetter.wordpress.com/2008/03/18/rainbow-jello/

36. Make a Sundial…if too difficult Learn how sundials work

37. Plant Flowers

38. Build a bird feeder

39. Pick two things off this website http://www.instructables.com/ to do (0/2)

40. Build a Fort

41. Write A Blog Post Everyday

42. Find a magazine worth reading

43. Interview someone. (Apparently Local history organizations often need people to conduct interviews and transcribe oral histories that might otherwise be lost.)

44. Learn to make Jam

45. Go Bowling

46. Feed the Birds

47. Go to a market

48. Visit a Science Center or Museum

49. Have a pillow fight…Be ready, it could be with you!

50. Learn to Juggle

51. Pimp out a binder

52. Pimp my blog

53. Make a Dream Board (thanks BFF)

54. Celebrate Pancake Day

55. Learn Sign Language

56. Learn not to say ‘yes’ when I really mean ‘No’

57. Find a waterfall

58. Sleep under the stars

59. Go to a casino

60. Drink 9 bottles of water in 1 day

61. Spend an afternoon downtown (Ottawa) playing Tourist

62. Volunteer

63. Have a picnic lunch

64. Document an entire day in pictures

65. Write a childrens book

66. Send someone flowers

67. write a penpal once a month (0/12)

68. Learn to make a new dessert for every night of the week (0/7)

69. Watch 5 movies from this list http://www.filmsite.org/momentsindx.html#100greats (0/5)

70.  Buy 5 of these albums http://rateyourmusic.com/list/Mr_1337/100_greatest_albums_of_all_time/

71. Get a library Card

72. Commit to spend less money on frivilous items

73. Spend a whole day doing what the man wants

74. Do something wildly spontaneous

75. Get a tattoo

76. Learn to build a fire without matches or a lighter

77. Learn to make bread

78. Read An Incomplete Education: 3,684 Things You Should Have Learned but Probably Didn’t

 79. Go to walmart and complete 5 things off this list http://forum.ebaumsworld.com/archive/index.php/t-31393.html (0/5)

80. Go for a bike ride

81. Eat something you have never tried before

82. Be more openly affectionate

83. make sundaes

84. Play in the rain

85. Play 20 questions

86. Have a nintendo pizza party

87. Spend a day at the mall trying on ridiculous things you would never buy

88. Take a boat ride

89. spend an entire day at hom

90. Build a snowman

91. See an Ottawa 67’s game (preferably when they play the Kitchener Rangers..>GO RANGERS<

92. Get a beaver tail

93. Spend a day eating entirely junk food

94. Go to winterlude

95. Do at least one thing off this list http://chasing-distractions.blogspot.com/2009/01/free-things-to-do-in-ottawa-this-winter.html

96. Find a chinese food restaurant

97. write 4 short stories (0/4)

98. Read a biography

99. Attend an event at the Ottawa Tulip festival

100. Attend an event at the blue’s festical

101. Swear off coffee for one whole week (0/7)

102. learn 50 new words, use them all in a story

103. Don’t spend a single penny for an entire week (0/7)

104. Learn to cook a fruit or vegetable in a new way

105. revamp some old clothing or a bag

106. Meditate for 15 minutes a day for a week (0/7)

107. Record every penny I spend for a week (0/7)

108. Take a self defense class

109. Send out christmas cards

110. Find a Career track

111. Fish

112. Make a list of 101 things that make me happy…display it

113. Begin a recipe book

114. Avoid being sarcastic for a full 24 hours… :S this may be impossible

115. Write a manifesto of belief

08/12/2009. Uncategorized.

One Comment

  1. This Or The Housework replied:

    I love your list so far! I want to link to your blog from mine so come on facebook so we can talk about it!

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