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1,001 days is roughly 2.75 years. Otherwise known as the perfect amount of time for a young-ish bucket list. Young-ish meaning nothing huge (no mortgages, thanks). Just the things I’ve been wanting to do, and putting a time limit on some of them.

I’m going to start my 1,001 days on my 21st birthday, so I’ll be almost 24 when the list comes to an end. I’ll be keeping track of my progress here, and probably posting about some of the individual things.Start Date: November 9th, 2013
End Date: September 28th, 2016
    1. Finish writing the list by November 9, 2013
    2. Graduate college by Summer 2014
    3. Read the Harry Potter series
    4. Blog continuously for two years (August ’12 – ’14)
    5. Give up sweets for two weeks
    6. Donate blood
    7. Make the Dean’s List
    8. Learn to knit
    9. Run a 5K
    10. Get a real job!
    11. Finish another internship before graduating (January 2014)
    12. Get a massage
    13. Grow an herb garden
    14. Maintain a weight under 125
    15. Be financially independent
    16. Travel somewhere new in the U.S. by car (South Carolina!)
    17. Spend more time relaxing
    18. Build a snowman
    19. Make my blog into a more profound/trafficked page (January 14th, 2014!)
    20. Send 50 handwritten notes (50/50)
    21. Buy the next customer’s order
    22. Send an End of the Year newsletter
    23. Take my Dad to a concert
    24. Learn Adobe Illustrator (September 2013)
    25. Go to bed at 9 PM every night for a week
    26. Compile family recipes into a book
    27. Make a budget and stick to it
    28. Take a ballroom dance class
    29. Buy my parents an Apple computer
    30. Create a resume (October 2013)
    31. Design and order business cards (June 2014)
    32. Eat 100% fresh foods for a week
    33. Finish all my Nook books
    34. Go hiking (Puerto Rico!)
    35. Harvest my own vegetables
    36. Make PopPop’s red sauce
    37. Find a way to make a hobby profitable (May 2014)
    38. Visit the Crystal Caves in Bermuda
    39. Learn a song on the piano
    40. Establish a blog domain (January 2014)
    41. Take a kickboxing class
    42. Visit a factory (beer, chocolate, etc)
    43. Go to ComicCon
    44. Make homemade pasta
    45. Go skinny dipping
    46. Meal plan every week for a month
    47. See Dave Matthews in concert
    48. Keep a personal journal for two years (August 2013 – ?)
    49. Learn to use a sewing machine
    50. Make a quilt
    51. Live in the same city as my boyfran
    52. Take a spinning class
    53. Have perfect attendance for an entire semester
    54. GET A HAMMOCK!
    55. Do yoga on the beach
    56. Go scuba diving
    57. Get a henna tattoo
    58. Make (edible) protein cupcakes
    59. Visit an aquarium (December 2013)
    60. Try rock climbing
    61. Take a picnic somewhere pretty!
    62. Get a weinie dog
    63. Make a cake with fondant
    64. Learn to shoot manual
    65. Watch all the Best Picture winners from 1992 to now
    66. Save more than I spend grocery shopping
    67. Make pickles
    68. Go on a wine/beer tasting tour
    69. Send flowers
    70. Learn my blood type
    71. Hold all the positions in a yoga class
    72. Wear dangly earrings for an entire day  
    73. Stop cursing
    74. Clean out my closet (January 2014)
    75. Send out a Christmas card
    76. Take family photos!
    77. Make homemade onion rings
    78. Buy a car (January 1st, 2014!)
    79. Consistently workout/exercise for six months (August’ 14 – February ’15)
    80. Quit my job at Corner Cafe (December 2013)
    81. Finish the scrap blanket
    82. Print photos up to date
    83. Eat at five restaurants featured on Diners, Drive Ins, and Dives
    84. Find a way to store / showcase photos
    85. Go back to New York City
    86. Make homemade soup
    87. Go to the Epcot Food & Wine Festival
    88. Give up ice cream for a year (June 19, 2013 – May 2014… I broke!)
    89. Invest in a nice ring
    90. Work with clay
    91. Finish Law and Order: SVU (February 2014)
    92. Drink a bloody mary (February 2014)
    93. Read at least twelve books a year (12/12 – 2015!)
    94. Take a three day media fast
    95. Cook beans from scratch
    96. Purge old notebooks, papers, etc.
    97. Floss everyday for a month
    98. Learn Calligraphy
    99. Try venison
    100. Open an Etsy shop
    101. Create ( & sell? ) cross stitch patterns

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