Tuesday, October 13, 2009

25 Things...

It's my 25th birthday! Yeah! A quarter of a century...


In honor of this momentous occasion, I decided to make a list of

25 Things To Do While I'm 25
(in no particular order)

1.  Take a Home Depot Do-it-Herself workshop.
2.  See the Grand Canyon.
3.  Read all of The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis.
4.  Learn to crochet.
5.  Get a job (for realz, y'all).
6.  Make my India scrapbook.
7.  Memorize Philippians.
8.  Break the fast (out of my control but fun to hope for!).
9.  Start baking my own bread.
10.  Learn to French braid.
11.  Take a beginner sewing or quilting class.
12.  Participate in Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University program.
13.  Read Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility.
14.  Do Pilates regularly.
15.  Go on a volunteer mission trip.
16.  Bake an apple pie.
17.  Lose 10 pounds (ha!...right after I "bake an apple pie").
18.  Take a fun craft lesson at Hobby Lobby or Michael's.
19.  Expand my vocabulary by learning a new word each month and actually using it.
20.  Start my own herb garden.
21.  Take the train somewhere in the U.S. (perhaps to the Grand Canyon?).
22.  Learn how to drive a stick shift.
23.  Adopt a puppy (we'll see...).
24.  Read Francine Rivers' Mark of the Lion series.
25.  Visit the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta.


Eliz said...

Love your cute short hair! Looks like you will have a very busy year!! Happy Birthday!

Josh and Kacie said...

I want to do number 25 too and I learned how to finally french baid my hair last year. I want a puppy too. Love the grand canyon. Does the train come here? I know it comes to Memphis, hmmm.

Laura =) said...

i approve of this list... #8 made me literally "LOL"!! umm definitely do #24, i own them all, wonderful. hmm makes me think of doing my own list... although i'll have to come up with 2 more things! =)