I love lists. I also love the phrase “going to hell in a handbasket.” Hence a Basket list. Some of the things I want to do and some of the things I’m really proud of doing now that I’m back in the driver’s seat of my life.
|Spend a weekend in San Francisco, not just for work||July 2012||Amazing experience. I’ve been back since, too!|
|Start a blog||October 2012||Inspired by FoodBuzz Blogger Conference & Resurrected for IFBC 2016|
|Drive two hours to attend an event by myself||December 2012
Lucero Winter Crush
|Totally worth it. Great olive oil, food, drink and a really nice live band.
Great way to spend the day!
|Replace my carpet with tile||February 2018||Adhesive vinyl tile is the bomb diggity!|
|Go back to Spain|
|Attend my High School reunion||Apparently we need to plan a reunion in order to attend one. I had a blast at my 20 year college reunion in June 2017 though!|
|Sing in a choir again||2013||I briefly joined the Threshold Choir, which provides musical therapy for hospice clients. I had to give this up because of my schedule, but it was nice to be part of a group again, albeit briefly.|
|Take Sister Rose’s media course|
|Get my PhD|
|Get sprinklers fixed and yard landscaped||Summer 2014||Just in time for a major drought to hit Northern California. Oh well. they’re done.|
|Redo kitchen||Spring 2021||Oh my goodness, what a difference. I think I hit COVID BINGO with all the nesting we’ve done.|
|Learn to ride a motorcycle|
|Ladies camping trip||Summer 2014, Summer 2015||I’ve gone camping several times since my split- always a great time!|
|Go to New Orleans||May 2015||Originally planned as a trip with my Mother Outlaw, my mom ended up coming too. Amazing experience. Can’t wait to go back!Went back in October 2018- Voodoo Festival Baby!|
|Go to Alaska||June 2019||Attended IFBC in Junea, Alaska. It was an incredible experience. So much fun and AMAZING scenery.|
What’s on your bucket/basket list? What should I do next?