Bucket List

Things To Do!
  1. Graduate from Texas A&M
  2. Get my PhD from Cornell (in progress)
  3. Take a belly dancing class somewhere in the Middle East.
  4. Finish my Japanese quilt.
  5. Crochet an afghan.
  6. Make something from Tutu’s sewing patterns.
  7. Join a salsa club in Ithaca. (does ballroom count?)
  8. Learn to play piano
  9. hot air balloon in Ithaca
  10. Dance the tango in Argentina (Lara and Rebe, I’m jealous of you)
  11. Dance a Viennese Waltz in Vienna
  12. Speak at least four languages fluently (I’m thinking English, Spanish, French, and Esperanto) (in progress)
  13. Build a library
  14. Run a half marathon (in progress)
  15. Start a scholarship
  16. Build a tiny house

Places to Visit

  1. Visit the Great Wall of China
  2. Walk the Camino de Santiago
  3. Ireland
  4. Visit the Taj Mahal in India (summer 2011?)
  5. Visit the Hagia Sophia in Turkey
  6. Visit Cornell’s campus in Qatar
  7. Walk the pilgrimage to Rome
  8. Walk the pilgrimage to Jerusalem
  9. Hike the John Muir Trail
  10. Visit Machu Picchu in Peru
  11. Visit all 7 continents (3/7 complete)

One Year Goals

  1. become a freelance writer
  2. travel to two foreign countries (fully funded of course)
  3. travel to two nutrition conferences
  4. become independent of my car
  5. register a domain name
  6. dance three nights a week