The Bucket List

We all have one.  I’ve had a bucket list for several years now, ever since I discovered The Buried Life the same year I watched the movie, The Bucket List

with Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman.

I’ve written several versions and as I find them I will combine them here.  It’s the complete list that I want to complete after all.

The List

  1. Get my teaching degree 2012
  2.  Teach in 8 countries.    (US, Czech, Taiwan, Turkey, Mozambique, )
  3. Go to Prague 2012
  4. Sell my art 2011,2012,2015
  5. Open a Destination Hotel
  6. Change a life for the better 2011
  7. Not regret telling my brother no 2015
  8. Own and ride a motorcycle.    Again
  9. Go to Sturgis
  10. Take a motorcycle tour of Ireland
  11. Backpack/ ride across southern Europe
  12. See the Parthenon 2014
  13. Look directly at the big Jesus statue in Brazil
  14. Go on a trip with the positively influential women in my life
  15. Owe no money to anyone for any reason
  16. Organize and keep on top of all my paperwork for at least 3 months2013
  17. Own my own home
  18. Sunbathe on a Grecian beach
  19. Be a change in our educational system 
  20. Start my own school in Mozambique
  21. Have enough time and resources that I can just make art, just make it without feeling like I have other things that are more important that I have to finish 2015
  22. Have a real art studio
  23. Ride a horse in the ocean again
  24. Have a pirate party every year possible
  25. Learn another language to fluency
  26. Work on a vineyard in Southern France
  27. Climb a high tower in a castle
  28. See a show at the Palais Garnier
  29.  Watch a sunset on an island 2012-2015
  30. Visit the Harry Potter theme park
  31. Take an interstate motorcycle trip (with my dad) 2015
  32. Earn my Masters
  33. Earn my Bachelor’s 2012
  34. Earn my IB certification
  35. Visit a museum in 20 countries. (US, Mexico, Canada, England, Czech, Taiwan, Vietnam, Cambodia, South Korea, Turkey, Greece, Mozambique)
  36. Speak 2 (in addition to English) languages enough to not need an interpreter or hand signals for basic needs
  37. Dance in Egypt
  38. Eat a bug on purpose
  39. Write a book that is published by a known publisher
  40. Give my grandchild back to their parent, because I can
  41. Run in a real race 2012
  42. Have a day where I don’t find anything wrong with myself 2015
  43. Not be afraid of dogs
  44. Breathe at an ashram
  45. Dance the Greek dance and break some dishes
  46. Travel with just a carry-on and a light back pack (like a real traveler) 2014 
  47. Write a curriculum that helps to create reform in the way ESL children are taught
  48. Keep in touch with the professors that helped change my life as I received my degrees
  49. Remember that I am lucky, blessed, watched over, and cared about on a daily basis
  50. Go visit the Australian couple I met in Old Town, Albuquerque
  51. Be in a play  – gotta get over this fear already
  52. Grant a wish for someone
  53. Figure out where the island cove is, what it is called, and go there
  54. Visit Plivitce Lakes
  55. Stay a week in Bali
  56. Learn Aerial Yoga
  57. Go to the Li River in China
  58. Go to the Great Wall of China

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