So I was reading This Article on and i thought… hmmm.. bucket lists are awesome and all… and some of these sound fun… and I’m lazy so goodness knows I need an excuse to do stuff sometimes (there I admitted it… step number 1 right?) So, from the above I also got the first ever Impossible List and now figured it’s my turn to go! So if anyone wants to join me, let me know!

PS some of these are very Cincinnati centric, as I should also do some more things for my Cincinnati Blog, and it’s kinda where I live

Fitness/Health Goals

  • Run a 5k
  • Run a 10k
  • run/walk a half marathon
  • run/walk a marathon
  • Run a Tough Mudder or Spartan Race
  • Participate in the Run for your Lives race (either runner or zombie)
  • Get back to a size 12
  • Get down to a size 10
  • Swim an Olympic length 10k
  • Far Stretch – Attempt to qualify for Olympic swimming 10k

Professional Goals

  • Write and Publish a book
  • Go to a Blog Conference
  • Speak at a conference
  • Do a guest post for a blog bigger than mine
  • Work from home
  • Make $10k in my Etsy Shop
  • Make $20k in my Etsy Shop

Skill Goals

  • Become functionally fluent in Spanish
  • Become fluent in American Sign Language
  • Go spelunking
  • Learn to snorkel like a normal person (I have jaw issues, and slight aquaphobia, this makes it hard)

Fun and/or “Insane” Goals

  • Go Skydiving
  • Bungee Jump
  • Go Paragliding
  • Climb a mountain
  • Climb a volcano
  • Climb Everest
  • Go in a submarine

Events to Attend

  • Bunburry Festival
  • SXSW
  • C2E2
  • Burning Man
  • Oktoberfest in Germany
  • Carnival in Rio
  • Northern Lights
  • Running of the Bulls
  • Chinese New Year
  • an Indian Wedding (preferably in India – I’m looking at you Palub)
  • Chinese New Year (in China)
  • Mardi Gras
  • Boston Pops Independence Day
  • Times Square on New Years Eve
  • Total Solar Eclipse
  • Dragon Con
  • San Diego Comic Con

Travel Goals

  • Visit every state in the US
  • Get back to England
  • Visit Every Continent
    • Visit Australia
    • Visit Europe (Already gone but for purposes of this list we’re gonna go again)
    • Visit Asia
    • Visit Africa
    • Visit Antartica
    • Visit South America
  • Go to Tahiti
  • See the Great Wall
  • See Everest
  • Travel across the US
    • Take Route 66
    • Take Route 50
  • Do the Appalachian Trail
  • Have a “Vacation home” in another country

My Travel map! In 2 Continents!

Life Goals

  • Help 50 People through Kiva
  • Leave $100 tip on a $20 meal
  • Save a Life
  • Go to grad school
  • Go on a Mission trip to Haiti again


  • Be an on-screen extra
  • Have something named after me
  • Throw a dart on a map and go.
  • Get on the first plane that’s leaving an airport no matter the destination.