40 Before 40…

I “borrowed” this concept from another blogger…

Here are 40 things that I want to do before I turn 40…. (I have less than 10 years, but I think I can do them….)

Oh! Know this is a work in progress…when I got the idea, it was 1am and I was too tired to think of all 40…

1. Finish the scrapbook from our Vacation to Mexico Beach, Florida (October 2006)
2. Have my house fully sided  This one was easy… I MOVED!
3. Have 4 matching walls in my living room  Same here… I MOVED!
4. Read the Bible in it’s entirety (I’m working on this plan http://www.bible-reading.com/bible-plan.html
5. Have a published book (like that you can buy at Amazon.com or Barnes and Noble)
6. Have met Sally, Lisa, Connie, Patty, Jen, Yvonne, Yamisi, (and other Rev members that I might have forgotten a name) *I’m slated to meet Connie in March and Lisa in April and Yvonne sometime this summer*
7. Be debt free (except for my house)
8. Watch both of my children graduate from High School
9. Travel outside of the United States…preferably to Europe :) been to the Bahamas and Cozumel and slated to go to Grand Turk, Ochos Rios, and Grand Caymen
10. Go to Disney World again…
11. Get married (some days I take this off the list…today, it’s on)
12. Have a garden that I keep things alive in…
13. Like to cook
14. Cook well…
15. Own that Mustang that I’ve wanted since I was 16 years old…
16. Have made a difference in someone’s life like many have made in mine…
17. Still have all my hair (because, you know…these are going to be teenage years!!!)
18. Have no grandchildren… (because if either one of them says mom, you’re going to be a grandma before I’m 40, I’ll kill them…)
19. Be a little closer to figuring out my purpose…
20. Own a slightly larger home…
21. Have another dog (when there’s some more room)
22. Get new living room and bedroom furniture…
23. Get my master’s degree
24. Become fluent in Spanish
25. See Mount Rushmore
26. See the Grand Tetons
27. See the Golden Gate Bridge
28. Go on a cruise Did this twice and we’re scheduled for two more!
29. Jump out of an airplane
30. go on the Xtreme Flyer thingy at the amusement parks
31. FIND someone who will go with me…
32. Be able to write a devotional for PottyPrayers.com Pottyprayers.com is no more, but I’ve written several devotions for other websites so I’m crossing it off!
33. Be a better Christian
34. Be a mother that my children look up to
35. Continue to look like I’m 25
36. Stop living in constant fear
37. Be completely happy with who I am..not content and settle…but happy with the person that I am…
38. Be surrounded by those who love me…even if they aren’t local…have a connection with them in some form or fashion…
39. Tour the White House
40. Never stop dreaming, hoping, and NEVER give up….

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