Thursday, April 15, 2010

How would you do as a 1930's housewife?

For some reason I was thinking about the 30's and what it must have been like to live during that time. Dealing with the great depression and the dust bowl. I ended up stumbling on this in another blog. How would you rate as a 1930's housewife?


As a 1930s wife, I am

Take the test!

Oh and men there is a test to see how good of a 1930's husband you'd be.

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

101 Things I want to do before I die

This is my bucket list. All the things I'd like to do before I die. Some are silly, some are unrealistic, but all of them are things I'd to get around to doing before I die.
  1. Be a mother
  2. Go to Naples Italy
  3. Skydive
  4. Take a road trip to CA
  5. Stay at Disney's Wilderness Lodge
  6. Learn to play the piano
  7. Learn Italian
  8. Bake a cake from scratch
  9. Go to Vegas
  10. See Beatles Love
  11. Attend a taping of the Martha Steward Show.
  12. Go to a Sun's game
  13. Do a mission's trip.
  14. Learn to fly a plane
  15. Knit a scarf
  16. Learn First Aid and CPR(again)
  17. Take Daniel to DC
  18. Take a cruise (We have our first one planned for Nov)
  19. Take a trip on a train
  20. Dress up for a costume party
  21. See the cherry blossoms in Japan
  22. Sleep in a hammock
  23. Go camping
  24. Go snorkeling
  25. Sit on a jury
  26. Own a Louis Vuitton
  27. Kiss the Blarney Stone
  28. Take ballroom dancing lessons
  29. Do fire walking
  30. See the Northern Lights
  31. See the Fjords of Norway
  32. Go to the Pike Place Market in Seattle
  33. Read the Bible cover to cover
  34. Learn to let go of anger
  35. Unplug the TV for a month
  36. Dye my hair red
  37. Take a vacation without a camera
  38. Buy something nauseatingly extravagant
  39. Go to a film premiere
  40. Travel to Ireland
  41. Renew my vows with Daniel on a beach just the two of us
  42. Do a Polar Plunge
  43. Visit the White House
  44. Visit Buckingham Palace
  45. Have a reason to wear a ball gown
  46. Own a really good camera
  47. Ride in a Limo
  48. Ride the London Eye
  49. Watch the sunrise at a beach
  50. Watch the sunset at a beach
  51. Achieve my ideal weight
  52. Play a round of Golf
  53. Take a social etiquette class
  54. Fly First Class
  55. Learn sign language
  56. Take a trip with my Mom
  57. Take a carriage ride in Central Park
  58. Watch all 6 Star Wars movies back-to-back
  59. Try and "In & Out" burger
  60. Log 100 hours on the Wii Fit
  61. Use a metal detector at the beach
  62. Spend the day at a spa
  63. Go canoeing
  64. See Phantom of the Opera on Broadway
  65. Drive a wickedly cool car
  66. Take my parents to dinner
  67. Play Poker at The Orange Park Poker Room
  68. Wear a bikini in public
  69. See the Taj Mahal
  70. Receive flowers for no reason
  71. Toured the UN
  72. Rent the Hermes Vintage Crocodile Kelly Handbag
  73. Attend at least one major sporting event: the Super Bowl, the Olympics, the U.S. Open.
  74. Go back to college and graduate
  75. Meet my half-brother
  76. Live in New Orleans
  77. Be on Jeopardy
  78. Have over 1,000 entries on my blog
  79. Forgive
  80. Be admired by at least someone other than Daniel
  81. Paint more
  82. Sell one of my paintings
  83. Meet either of the two remaining Beatles
  84. Stop drinking soda
  85. Go on a full-blown Shopping Spree at a Mall
  86. Finish my year in photo's
  87. Raise my children as my mother did me.
  88. Buy a "little black dress"
  89. Have a beach bonfire
  90. Score a YouTube hit
  91. Touch a pyramid in Egypt
  92. Go fishing on a boat
  93. Go completely organic
  94. Finish reading Devil Wears Prada
  95. Be in a movie
  96. Rent a house at the beach
  97. Own a copy of Dance in the City and Dance in the Country by Renoir
  98. Buy two more pairs of Tom's shoes
  99. Learn proper posture
  100. Own an expensive piece of jewelry
  101. Never make a list like this again. 101 things? Man it's harder then it looks.