bucket list

Everyone has one.

Webster's defines it as: "a list of things that one has not done before but wants to do before dying." From the phrase: kick the bucket (to die).
  • Experience my own happily ever after (ie: get hitched)
  • Go swimming with dolphins
  • Get on the kiss cam at a sporting event 
  • Own a manual Jeep Wrangler
  • Play with a tiger cub 
  • Stay in an over-water hut in a tropical location
  • Learn to surf
  • Meet a celebrity
  • Go to a Dallas Cowboys football game
  • Go snowboarding
  • See The Lion King on Broadway
  • Rush the field after a game
  • Ice skate in New York City at Christmastime
  • Celebrate Mardi Gras in New Orleans
  • Run a half marathon
  • Get a tattoo
  • Kiss at the top of a ferris wheel 
  • See the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in person
  • Visit London and take a picture with a guard at Buckingham Palace
  • Sky dive
  • Climb the steps to the top of the Eiffel Tower 
  • Meet Sleeping Beauty at Disney World
  • Own all the dog breeds I've always wanted: Bernese Mountain Dog, Golden, Aussie,  Great Pyrenees 
  • Die a strand of my hair a random color
  • Jump a horse four feet 
  • Dress up slutty for Halloween
  • Ride a horse on the beach
  • Kiss someone at midnight on New Years
  • See Tim McGraw in concert
  • Float the river. Any river, really.
  • Try Serendipity's Frozen Hot Chocolate
  • Be kissed in the rain
  • Find out how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll pop
  • Wear a big, fancy hat to the Kentucky Derby
  • Cliff jump at the lake
  • Revel in a real NOLA beignet
  • Finish a tube of chapstick
  • See both the east and west coasts
  • Go dog sledding
  • Sign my name on the wall at The Penny in Stillwater, Okla.
  • Hike the Grand Canyon
  • Nail that headstand and crow pose in yoga
  • Have breakfast at Tiffany's
  • Compete in a CrossFit competition 
  • Podium at a CrossFit competition
  • Indulge in NYC's best cupcake at Magnolia Bakery
  • Become a double under pro
  • Road trip to the Pink Pistol and treat myself to a root beer float
  • Have enough balance to do a handstand without relying on a wall
  • Own (and renovate?) a historical home
  • Purchase something pretty from Chip & Joanna at Magnolia Market in Waco, Texas
What do you want to do before you die?

2 comments:

The Pony Post Grad said...

I can't believe you haven't signed the wall of the Penny! I figured surely you would've done that already!

Amanda Bradley said...

Right!? I never remember to bring a sharpie!