The idea of a bucket list has been around for a while. As a Type A, crazy person, I love a good list, so after seeing Megan’s for several years and reading Maggie’s story, I decided to get in on the action. Here’s my list of things to do before I go. (Last updated 10/2019, because plans change.)
What’s on your list?
Go to NY fashion week.
Learn how to speak Italian.
Have tea in London with Ellie
Watch Ellie graduate from college.
See where I came from and visit Czechoslovakia.
Learn how to make kolaches
See the Grand Canyon.
Eat macaroons at Laudree with Ellie.
Roam the streets of Vienna.
Become fluent in French.
Have a Hallmark-worthy fall vacation in New England.
Have a food article published.
Host a Christmas cookie decorating party.
Be tres chic on the Cote d’Azure.
Master the Pimm’s Cup.
See an opera at the Met.
Have a foodie adventure in Brooklyn.
Take Ellie to the theater.
Buy something fabulous from La Perla.
Wear fancy, designer shoes.
Drive the California coast.
Go to Argentina.
Take ballroom dancing lessons.
See the New England coast.
Rock a Chanel bag.
Eat ribs in Memphis.
Go to Tahiti.
Go on an island getaway with my husband.
Whale watch. – So close on this one. We went, but didn’t see a single whale.
Revisit Paris with the husband.
Take Ellie to see D.C.
Go to a Roller Derby.
Learn how to oil paint.
Celebrate my 50th wedding anniversary.
Host a tea party.
Listen to country in Nashville.
Throw a Halloween party with a haunted house and apple bobbing.
Watch a movie in my backyard.
Learn how to frost cakes
Do yoga every day for a month.
Take a trip to Tanzania.
Shop the markets in Morocco.
Go to a luau in Hawaii.
See a horse race while wearing a wide-brimmed hat.