17 Goals for 2017

(Find out more about these goals and why I chose them here)

1) See Star Wars

  • Episode IV – A New Hope
  • Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back
  • Episode VI – Return of the Jedi
  • Episode I – The Phantom Menace
  • Episode II – Attack of the Clones
  • Episode III – Revenge of the Sith
  • Episode VII – The Force Awakens
  • Rogue One

2) See 5 WLRA’s

  1. World’s Largest Paper Cup
  2. World’s Largest Fishing Fly
  3. World’s Largest Thermometer

3) Try this jean rug DIY

4) Run 1,000 miles
Current Mile Count: 598.67

5) Complete The Ultimate Fit Bit Week

6) Volunteer (at least) 5 times

  1. Food Forward (5/21/17)
  2. Children’s Hunger Fund (6/24/17)
  3. My Stuff Bags (8/10/17)

7) Go to a sporting event of “every” kind 

  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Hockey
  • Basketball
  • Soccer

8) Try every class at the gym

  • Zumba
  • Yoga Body Sculpt
  • Fat Burning Pilates
  • Retro-Robics
  • Absolution
  • Chisel
  • 360-3X
  • Cardio Tai Box
  • Boom Muscle
  • Belly, Butt & Thighs Bootcamp

9) Do The Princess Diaries painting

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10) Find & try the LA restaurants considered to be “the best” in the 5 most important food groups:

11) Watch every film that has ever won the Academy Award for Best Picture

  • Wings
  • The Broadway Melody
  • All Quiet on the Western Front
  • Cimarron
  • Grand Hotel
  • Cavalcade
  • It Happened One Night
  • Mutiny on the Bounty
  • The Great Ziegfeld
  • The Life of Emile Zola
  • You Can’t Take It With You
  • Gone with the Wind
  • Rebecca
  • How Green Was My Valley
  • Mrs. Miniver
  • Casablanca
  • Going My Way
  • The Lost Weekend
  • The Best Years of Our Lives
  • Gentleman’s Agreement
  • Hamlet
  • All the King’s Men
  • All About Eve
  • An American in Paris
  • The Greatest Show on Earth
  • From Here to Eternity
  • On the Waterfront
  • Marty
  • Around the World in 80 Days
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai
  • Gigi
  • Ben-Hur
  • The Apartment
  • West Side Story
  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • Tom Jones
  • My Fair Lady
  • The Sound of Music
  • A Man for All Seasons
  • In the Heat of the Night
  • Oliver!
  • Midnight Cowboy
  • Patton
  • The French Connection
  • The Godfather
  • The Sting
  • The Godfather Part II
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
  • Rocky
  • Annie Hall
  • The Deer Hunter
  • Kramer vs. Kramer
  • Ordinary People
  • Chariots of Fire
  • Gandhi
  • Terms of Endearment
  • Amadeus
  • Out of Africa
  • Platoon
  • The Last Emperor
  • Rain Man
  • Driving Miss Daisy
  • Dances with Wolves
  • The Silence of the Lambs
  • Unforgiven
  • Schindler’s List
  • Forrest Gump
  • Braveheart
  • The English Patient
  • Titanic
  • Shakespeare in Love
  • American Beauty
  • Gladiator
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • Chicago
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
  • Million Dollar Baby
  • Crash
  • The Departed
  • No Country for Old Men
  • Slumdog Millionaire
  • The Hurt Locker
  • The King’s Speech
  • The Artist
  • Argo
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • Birdman
  • Spotlight
  • Moonlight

12) Learn to Longboard

13) Learn how to do a headband braid

14) Reach the 100,000-mile mark on my car

15) Do a bar/pub crawl

16) Sing Karaoke

17) Complete Project Lightbulb

So yeah, 2017 is going to be no joke. I can’t wait!

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With any luck, a year from now I’ll be writing about what a badass I was during 2017. I’ll have showered my list with checkmarks and will be typing with that proud, sassy tone I usually get when I do my laundry before running out of underwear. Here’s hoping!