40 By 40
Go to a big blogging conference (Blogher, Blissdom, BootCamp...you get the idea)
Get completely out of debt! We are well on our way, just finished paying off one credit card and another will be paid off around tax return time.
Get healthy and fit and maintain it!
Move to Mt Vernon IA
Visit every state in the Western US (
Build up a healthy savings account (meaning more than 6 months worth of living expenses)
Continue working on my family ancestry, go as far back as I can. Figure out exactly how I am related to a hockey legend!
Read all of the classics I should have read while in high school
Upgrade all of my camera gear
Get family photos taken yearly (we haven't had a professional family photo taken since Princess was 18 months old!)
Renew my wedding vows with Hubby ♥
Update our furniture. I want all brand new items that we have picked out - no more hand me downs.
Get the matching tattoo's with hubby that we've been planning
Go on a couples only vacation with the hubby
Take a cooking class
Write a book.
Print and scrapbook important photos from the last 10 years that include wedding, pregnancy, childbirth, family life, vacations.
Train for and complete a marathon in 4 hours or less
Learn to dance (ballroom, salsa)
Learn to knit.
Plan, implement and reap the rewards of a successful garden!
Take a girls only trip with Princess
Take a family trip to Connecticut to show Princess and Hubby where I am originally from.
Take a cruise with the family
Get my teeth fixed
Take a trip to New Orleans
Take a trip to New York City
Travel somewhere that I will need a passport to get there
Go to a Red Wings game in Joe Louis Arena
Take 2-3 small vacations a year
Provide a nice Christmas for a family in need
Donate $5000 to either American Cancer Society or Hospice of the Valley ( or $2500 a piece for each of them )
Help pay the bills so Hubby can go back to school for his medic
Get skin removal surgery after I lose the weight I need to lose
Go to Hawaii on vacation
Read 500 books by my 40th birthday!!