Dolphin kissing Annette smallerThis list is continuously being altered, updated, contemplated and rejuvenated {just like myself}. You can click on the links of completed items to read about my quirky adventures and shameless lessons in life. Feel free to comment & make suggestions, but take note that if you are a ‘dream squasher’ my selective listening skills have been perfected.

1. Master a new language
2. ✓ Swim with dolphins
3. ✓ Walk a Suspension Bridge
4. Shuck oysters
5. Dog sled
6. ✓ Go on a cruise
7. ✓ Own investment real estate
8. ✓ Spend the day at a resort spa
9. ✓ Tell dad I love him
10. Hunt for truffles
11. ✓ Have your picture published in a newspaper
12. Make paper
13. ✓ Play the stock market
14. ✓ Learn to ice skate backwards
15. Go on a safari
16. ✓ Design a website
17. ✓ Make a significant change in someones life
18. Use a potters wheel
19. Eat at a 5-Star Restaurant
20. Make an origami animal
21. ✓ Make a handmade greeting card
22. Be a member of the audience of a TV show
23. ✓ Contact someone with your own name
24. ✓ Rapell
25. ✓ Get a spa pedicure
26. ✓ Bicycle Across the Golden Gate
27. ✓ Tour a working farm
28. ✓ Try to surf
29. ✓ Be published
30 ✓ Teach a class
31. ✓ Tour a vineyard
32. Feed a koala bear
33. ✓ Throw a themed party
34. Stand under a waterfall
35. Volunteer
36. Participate in a 5k race
37. ✓ Blow $200 on one 5-cent slot machine
38. Dismember a chicken
39. Ride an elephant
40. ✓ Go on a $500 clothes shopping spree
41. ✓ Attend a high school reunion
42. Be a mentor
43. Ride in a gondola
44. ✓ Tour a factory
45. Test drive a convertible sportscar
46. ✓ Find my best friend from high school
47. ✓ Surprise someone
48. ✓ Get a bikini wax
49. Attend a black tie gala
50. ✓ Donate toys at the holidays
51. Be a game show contestant
52. Start an herb garden
53. Hold a tarantula
54. ✓ Have a second home
55. ✓ Stay at a 5-star hotel
56. Cook every dish in one cookbook {5/91}
57. Drink a bottle of trendy champagne
58. Drive a race car
59. ✓ Earn 6 figures per year
60. Go to a Blues Bar
61. Go on a spontaneous road trip
62. Paint something at a ceramic place
63. ✓ Touch a famous piece of art
64. Have a maid
65. Read the book before the movie
66. Take a mud bath
67 ✓ Get fitted for a bra
68. Invent something
69. Hit the archery bulls-eye
70. Knit a scarf
71. Stomp grapes
72. Wear fake eyelashes
73. Set a Guinness Book of World Record
74. Visit every state in the US {6/50}
75. ✓ See a volcano
76. Drive a tractor
77. Find a treasure with a metal detector
78. See a Broadway play
79. Touch a pyramid
80. Win something
81. ✓ Create a room I love
82. ✓ Eat a meal cooked by a famous chef
83. ✓ Take a Zip Line ride
84. ✓ Try a new food
85. ✓ Take a trip with mom
86. ✓ Go to Dinner Theater
87. Write a book
88. Take a makeup lesson
89. ✓ Enter something in a food competition
90. ✓ Indoor skydive
91. ✓ Skeet shoot
92. Flip a house
93. ✓ Be on a TV show
94. Hike every trail at a state park
95. Make my own perfume
96. Be blond for a day
97. Dress in super sexy lingerie
98. Try a pole dancing class
99. ✓ Ride a mechanical bull
100. ✓ Complete a 1000-piece jigsaw puzzle
101. ✓ List 10 things I’m grateful for every day for 1 month
102. ✓ Explore a cave
103. Go to a Vodka Lounge
104. Have a bedroom I can lounge in
105. Read a book on the NY Best Sellers list
106. ✓ Smoke a fine cigar
107. ✓ Meet someone famous
108. ✓ Own an award winning restaurant
109. ✓ Start a blog
110. ✓ Smoke a hookah
111. ✓ Visit a castle
112. ✓ Buy a cute outfit at a second hand store
113. ✓ Google search my name & have at least 1 page of stuff
114. Climb an indoor rock wall
115. ✓ Create my own recipe 
116. Blow glass
117. Learn how to sing within my octave
118. Take an improv class
119. ✓ Fly on a trapeze
120. ✓ Be an extra in a movie
121. Milk a cow
122. Watch turtles hatch & run for the ocean
123. ✓ Create a piece of art & sell it
124. ✓ Finish a crossword puzzle
125. ✓ Join a book club
126. ✓ Skydive
127. Make a candle
128. ✓ Apply to be on a reality show
129. ✓ Have a meaningful conversation with a stanger
130. Watch all the oscar winning movies {14/82}
131. Create the perfect up-do
132. ✓ Look 10 years younger than I am
133. ✓ Try Brow Threading
134. Eat alone at a fancy restaurant
135. ✓ Make ice cream
136. Host a cookie exchange
137. ✓ Have a wine collection
138. Attend a random free seminar
139. Learn a new software program 
140. See the salmon run
141. Pick fruit from the tree & make a pie
142. ✓ Relax in a natural hot spring
143. Visit a tourist attraction in your own town
144. Walk on a nude beach
145. Send a message in a bottle
146. Tour a lighthouse
147. Cook a recipe you remember from childhood
148. ✓ See a foreign film
149. Write a cookbook
150. ✓ Write a letter to yourself that you’ll read in 5 years
151. Attend a unique small-town festival
152. Create your own personal stationary
153. Start fire without matches
154. Make a coloring book
155. ✓ Ask my spouse 20 questions that I don’t know about him
156. Create a family logo
157. ✓ Pay the bridge toll for the person behind me
158. Eliminate junk mail
159. Sew something you can wear
160. Create your own cocktail
161. ✓ Visit a butterfly sanctuary
162. ✓ Go to the movies by yourself
163. Learn how to create the perfect “smokey eye”
164. ✓ Take a new route to work
165. Go to a wax museum
166. Write a thank you letter to a company that treated you well
167. ✓ Bake a loaf of bread
168. Vacation solo
169. ✓ Dance on a bar
170. Walk the red carpet
171. ✓ Bet at the dog races
172. Own an original piece of artwork
173. ✓ Go to a book signing
174. Wear colored contacts
175. Sit front row at a fashion show
176. ✓ Ride ATVs in the sand dunes
177. Fly first class
178. Tour a mission
179. Visit a ghost town 
180. ✓ Receive a fan letter
181. Meet Oprah
182. Master a video game
183. ✓ Whitewater raft
184. Get a tattoo
185. ✓ Parasail
186. Kite surf
187. Eat fire
188. ✓ Eat a raw diet for 3 days
189. ✓ Create a flower arrangement
190. Plant a tree
191. ✓ Put change into someones expired meter
192. ✓ Give Blood
193. See a 3-D movie
194. Own a fabulous pair of designer shoes
195. ✓ Make fresh pasta
196. ✓ Golf 18 holes
197. Build a sand castle
198. Be a self-made millionaire
199. Take part in a focus group
200. Have 15 minutes of fame
201. ✓ Hold a monkey
202. Make something mosaic
203. Make a handmade gift
204. ✓ Coin a word
205. ✓ Wrap a snake around my neck
206. Feed sharks
207. Snowboard
208. Jump off a cliff
209. Enter art in an exhibit
210. Write a song
211. ✓ Share your most embarassing moment
212. Get hypnotized
213. Extract honey from a bee hive
214. Create a family tree
215. Be debt free
216. Swim with turtles
217. Go whale watching
218. Start fire without matches
219. Write a love letter
220. Send flowers to yourself
221. Spend the entire day by yourself
222. ✓ Make a flower arrangement
223. Attend an art gallery opening
224. ✓ Learn a line dance
225. Host a game night
226. ✓ Make a homemade beauty product
227. Make cheese
228. Be on the cover of a magazine
229. Pan for Gold
230. Hug a Redwood
231. Perform a Magic Trick
232. Wear a Fresh Lei
233. ✓ Attend a Winemakers Dinner
234. Bottle a Recipe & Sell it
235. Have a Collection
236. Slide Down a Firehouse Pole
237. Be a Leader in your Field
238. Become an Ordained Minister
239.✓ Go to a Drive-In
240. ✓ Bet at the Dog Races
241. Try Absinthe
242. Partake in a Food Fight
243. Leave My Mark in Graffiti
244. Wade in a Cranberry Bog
245. Recreate a Classic Dish
246. ✓ Learn a Line Dance
247. ✓ Ride a Camel
248. ✓ Drink Tea at a Tea House
249. ✓ Tour a Mayan Ruin
250. ✓ Swim with Stingrays
251. ✓ Try acupuncture