1. Get my stupid degree [In progress since the dawn of time] [completed November 10th, 2012]
  2. Take a voice acting class
  3. Take a singing class
  4. Finish the first draft of my book (The King) [In progress]
  5. Get my driver’s license [In progress]
  6. Volunteer at an animal shelter
  7. Sustaining Memories program at Ryerson University [In progress]
  8. Play an instrument in a big band
  9. Learn to play Rhapsody in Blue on piano
  10. Learn to play Somebody to Love on piano
  11. Paint something [completed February 20th, 2011]
  12. Start drawing again (buy a sketchbook [completed March 27th, 2011] – fill it up)
  13. Stop picking
  14. Do some fun creative baking (ask Po for help if needed 😛 ) [completed April 1st, 2011]
  15. Finish a scrapbook                                     -> 0/3
  16. Finish another scrapbook
  17. Finish another scrapbook
  18. Join an improv class
  19. Act in a play
  20. Do an archaeological dig
  21. Visit the Wizarding World of Harry Potter [completed December 26th, 2010]
  22. Watch all of Farscape (an 11th TV show for #65)
  23. Go to a San Diego ComiCon
  24. Participate in a NaNoWriMo [In progress] [completed November 30th, 2012]
  25. Get computer organised once and for all
  26. Make website for photographs (e.g. travel photos, portfolio photos)
  27. Learn to Scuba dive (note: this means go one time; if I like it, I’ll take the certification classes)
  28. Stop biting nails AND start doing nail art
  29. Volunteer at a Toronto Distress Centre
  30. Get TEFL OR Live in a different country (i.e. not Canada; pay rent; longer than 2 months)
  31. Play paintball (followed by a dinner for winners at Denny’s)
  32. See The Daily Show live
  33. Visit Marina in Washington
  34. Watch 20 great old movies (I haven’t seen a LOT of the classics, so this is a selection from IMDB’s Top 250)                    -> 10/20 [In progress]
  35. The Shawshank Redemption [completed November 12th, 2012]
  36. The Godfather [completed July 17th, 2011]
  37. The Godfather II
  38. 12 Angry Men
  39. Goodfellas
  40. Se7en
  41. Silence of the Lambs
  42. Memento
  43. Dr. Strangelove [completed July 20th, 2011]
  44. Citizen Cane
  45. The Shining
  46. Spirited Away [completed April 1st, 2011]
  47. Aliens
  48. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind [completed February 4th, 2011]
  49. Requiem for a Dream
  50. Back to the Future [completed January 1st, 2012]
  51. Ghostbusters [completed December 31st, 2011]
  52. Die Hard [completed August 5th, 2012]
  53. Annie Hall
  54. The Social Network [completed March 27th, 2011]
  55. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid [completed December 24th, 2012]
  56. Run a marathon of sorts
  57. Knit something [completed October 17th, 2012]
  58. Whiten teeth
  59. Go two weeks without drinking coke (shut up) [started March 16th, completed March 30th, 2011]
  60. Participate in/skate in a Winterlude in Ottawa [completed February 19th, 2011]
  61. Get a bottle of vitamins and finish it without missing a single day (yeah, some of them I just stole right from Heather of gofugyourself fame) [In progress] [completed July 29th, 2011]
  62. Read one bookshelf’s worth of my unread books
  63. Complete a Cannonball read (                            -> 34/52 [In progress]
  64. Get past fear of diving
  65. Watch some finished/cancelled TV shows                            -> 2/10 [In progress]
  66. Watch all of Terriers [completed January 31st, 2012]
  67. Watch all of Battlestar Gallactica
  68. Watch all of Better Off Ted [completed January 9th, 2012]
  69. Watch all of Ashes to Ashes
  70. Watch all of the West Wing
  71. Watch all of Blackadder
  72. Watch all of Buffy (I only watched to about season 3, and I’d like to finish)
  73. Watch all of the Wire
  74. Watch all of Freaks and Geeks
  75. Watch all of Spaced
  76. Take a long-exposure picture
  77. Learn to juggle
  78. Solve a Rubik’s cube
  79. Donate blood
  80. Witness an eclipse
  81. Do pottery (make a pot or a vase)
  82. Learn 5 card tricks                             -> 0/5
  83. Go camping
  84. Do the splits (every day) [In progress]
  85. Learn glass blowing (take a course)
  86. Renew CPR/first aid licence
  87. Make a candle
  88. Finish Learn French in 10 Days book
  89. Grow a plant – do a picture a day and make a stop motion film
  90. Creatively ice a cake [completed July 20th, 2011]
  91. Throw bachelorette party for Nataly [completed January 22nd, 2012]
  92. Make a gravy train
  93. Learn to do that two-fingered whistle
  94. Spend a day tree planting
  95. Allow a spider to crawl on me without screaming
  96. Do a 1000+ piece puzzle [In progress] *asterisk* [completed July 26th, 2011]
  97. Get my ear cartilage pierced once and for all [completed September 23rd, 2012]
  98. Pay back mom and dad
  99. Donate $10 to charity for each goal not completed by the end date
  100. Begin world traveling (the following are places I have always desperately wanted to go and exotic things I’ve always wanted to do; there’s no way I’ll make it to all of them in 3 years, but I’m keeping them on the list anyway)
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Egypt
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Amazon Rainforest
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • Italy
  • Greece
  • France
  • Spain
  • Japan
  • Norway
  • Peru – Walk the Inca Trail
OTHER Awesome Things I’ve Done While Attempting To Do 100 Things In 1000 Days
  1. Gone on a submarine
  2. Gone ziplining
  3. Learned to surf
  4. Made a card
  5. Finished entire Sudoku game
  6. Attended a Pride Parade
  7. Attended a Jazz Festival
  8. Attended a Just for Laughs Festival
  9. Attended Pixar animation masterclass
  10. Broken a world record (albeit accidentally)
  11. Learned chopsticks! (INCLUDING FOR SOUP!)
  12. Was maid of honour!
  13. Went to Casa Loma
  14. Appeared in a commercial (next time – do it while not looking like a complete fool)
  15. Went to tiff! (But I did it wrong – I didn’t see any celebrities)

Start date: December 26th, 2010

End date: September 21st, 2013

(And for my next trick…)


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