Monday, March 2, 2009

Another one bites the dust..

In honor of my 31st birthday, here are 31 things I hope to accomplish this year:
1. Learn to quilt.
2. Visit a new city.
3. Visit a new country.
4. Make a piece of jewelry.
5. Paint a room in my house.
6. Paint the kitchen cabinets.
7. Do 5 real pull ups in a row.
8. Complete a 5K.
9. Volunteer.
10. Take a class (cooking, sewing, cardmaking, guitar)
11. Learn to applique.
12. Have a movie marathon with the young un.
13. Lose 10 pounds.
14. Try 10 new recipes.
15. Go to a concert.
16. Make more soap.
17. Make friends with my sewing machine.
18. Hang curtains in the bedroom.
19. Go to a festival.
20. Swim in the springs.
21. Finish vacation scrapbook.
22. Complete one workout Rx.
23. Spend a day in bed.
24. Go to an Astros game.
25. Go to a Saints game.
26. Learn photoshop.
27. Plan a girl's weekend.
28. Beat the young un at guitar hero.
29. Make a placemat bag.
30. Go to Seattle.
31. Have a "dress up" date night.
So there's my list for 31. It definitely snuck up on me this year. Not as much fan fare as 3-0, that's for sure.


Laura said...

Happy Birthday! Swinging in from sits to say hi! Laura

Ritch in Love said...

Happy 31st Birthday! I love your list! Especially have a "dress up" date night. Those are the best!!

The Blonde Duck said...

Popped in from SITS to say hi!

Tricia said...

Happy birthday Julie! May you accomplish everything on your list. #30 is at the top of my personal list.

Monica said...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! I hear you on less fanfare. 41 is knocking on my door as we speak! Yuck! And we'll be at nats for the celebration. So, enjoy your day and make your kids be extra good as their gift to you!!!

Hillbilly Duhn said...

Dropping in from SITS, saw you mentioned it was your birthday, so I thought I would stop by and say - "Happy Birthday!"

Cute blog btw.

Connie Weiss said...

Happy Birthday!

Your list is great! Can't wait to see what you accomplish!

Blissful Babe said...

Happy, happy birthday, baby!!

Now you need to post that list in your sidebar and check it off each time you accomplish something! That would rock!!

Have a blissful day!

Day Scriber said...

Happy Birthday Julie! Great to hear from you! I could probably help you with 2 on your list: guitar and cardmaking. Maybe this summer!!

Jimmye Sue

Colleen said...

Happy birthday!! What a fun list.
I will totally do 8 and Seattle with you, we have good 15's up here, ACL for 19?, I think you mean Rangers on 24, and 28...well, NEVER GOING TO HAPPEN!

Brenda Jean said...

You have a list! I'm 48 and I never had a list. Geesh, I feel like I should have had one by now. How about if I have a list for 49?

Again, I hope the rest of your bday and today was MUCH better!