I like lists. I liked 30 before 30. Why the heck should I stop just because I hit the big 3-0? Here’s a list of 31 things I hope to accomplish by my next big day!
Make HAITIAN FAMILIES FIRST BACK TO SCHOOL PARTY a giant success! I’m super excited that The Standard Band will be there to rock out with us!Accomplished January 31, 2013 Learn to use Siri on my darn phoneI can use Siri, although she rarely gives me the answers I WANT. Have a movie marathon with Mr. Beez (I’m up for watching ALL the Harry Potters back to back, but sci fi is more his style)LOTR marathon accomplished 10/13 Take a cooking classDone. Boom. Read 40 “fun” booksMission Accomplished. Potty train Baby Beez (Note as of 9/24/2013, I have learned that THIS particular item is not entirely within my control…)WE ARE SO CLOSE that I am considering this one accomplished. Baby Beez was accident free all weekend, and was even putting herself on the potty and going on her very own.
- Learn to use the pasta maker attachment for my KitchenAid that I begged Mr. Beez for (but has sat in a box for 2+ years)
Get new portraits of Baby Beez
- Keep working hard on Weight Watchers, and drop 25 lbs by my birthday next year (that’s about 0.5 lbs a week)
- Go to a Pittsburgh Passion game
Go to a wine tasting event with Palate Partners Get this blog redesigned/rebrandedBOOM, thanks to Ms. Emily Levenson.
Learn at least 3 new things at BlogHer FoodYee Haw! Brew some beer at Copper Kettle
- Have a quiet evening of ceramics painting
- Write out a marketing plan
- Speak at a conference/CLE/seminar regarding legal issues in social media
Attend PodCamp PittsburghWell there we go. Have at least 3 new exercise experiences (new class, new perspective, new outfit, etc)New Experience 1: Lunchtime Workout (1/23/13); New Experience 2: Aerial Yoga; New Experience 3: Working Out at Stupid Early O’Clock Try a new foodKohlrabi: YUM. Go on a family vacation, and be nice. The whole time.And it was lovely.
- Clean my car. Like for real clean. All the cheerio crumbs GONE.
Tweet it Up at Pittsburgh Tweetup events (and not be terrified that I don’t know many people there) Increase my reader engagement. Maybe a series where I interview bloggers I admire? Have a date night with Mr. Beez at acomedy show (Caught an improv comedy show after we saw Book of Mormon on 3/30/2013)
- Go to a Moth StorySlam
Get some for-real church basement pierogies (preferably from the Epiphany Church fish fry)(Had a fried fish sammich and pierogies at the Epiphany Church fish fry with Sandy during Lent, 2013) Attend a Propelle HappyHour Attended January 14, 2013.
- Have a visit to Mansions on Fifth
- Go to a trivia night with friends
Go roller skatingTearing it up at the Neville Rollerdrome
so who’s with me?!