Lala has once again inspired me, what else is new. Today she posted a bucket list on her blog, and it made me dig out my old list. In July of 2008 I wrote this list of 39 things I wanted to do before my time was up. Thanks to Lala I dusted the old list off and am ready to add some new things to it!
1. spend a summer in new york creating art.
2. meet my dad's family in mexico.
3. see my husbands book published.
4. start a scholarship fund for students at gonzales high.
5. watch a show on broadway.
7. go over as many "famous" bridges as possible.
8. visit an overseas country.
10. paint another mural, but make it something personal this time.
11. have diner at french laundry in yountville.
12. take a hot air balloon ride across napa valley.
13. visit the vatican.
14. complete my wall of inspiration.
16. spend a weekend at the smithsonian
17. watch an all time classic movie while drinking fresh lemonade
18. complete and publish art walk vol. 2
19. have an hour long conversation with one of hip hop's greatest. (talib kweli)
20. become a mother.
21. get buried in the sand at the beach.
22. fly a kite along the san francisco waterfront.
23. read a classic novel in one weekend.
25. take a cruise with my husband for our anniversary.
26. payoff all of my student loans, and then go make new ones.
28. organize all of my photographs.
29. white water raft down the colorado river.
30. move back to chicago? (this is a maybe)
31. open up a savings account with all of my piggy bank money.
32. dress up like batgirl for comic-con
33. rent an rv and take the whole family on a wild adventure.
34. throw a grand ball and dance all night long.
35. kiss my husband at least 100 times a day and remind him why i love him so much.
36. go on a retreat all alone, and find myself … lol
37. own a tandem bicycle
39. see Elton John live in concert
40. receive and send postcards to every continent.
41. learn to appreciate wine
42. camp in our back yard
43. grow a herb garden
44. paint our door yellow & our house dark slate
45. learn how to play the guitar