Category Archives: #31 – #40

31. Closet overhaul – DONE!  http://carolyns50.com//wp-content/uploads/2010/11/images-3.jpeg

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Several years ago I had some girlfriends over, bribed them with homemade warm scones and tea to sit through a fashion show of ALL the clothes from my closet so that I could figure out what needed to stay and … Continue reading

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32. Take my parents on an Alaskan cruise- DONE!  http://carolyns50.com//wp-content/uploads/2010/11/images-3.jpeg

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I’ve been wondering what to do with my parents for my 50 list… Thinking about an adventure – something we would all enjoy. At the current time they travel SO much they are hardly ever home.  So as I add … Continue reading

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33. Create a signature drink – DONE!  http://carolyns50.com//wp-content/uploads/2010/11/images-3.jpeg

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Completed on Nov 2; While on our annual Palm Dessert trip, Alistair and I enjoyed a brainstorming session with a bartender at Tommy Bahamas to create my signature drink, which I named 1965 (the year I was born). We first … Continue reading

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34. Drink a bottle (500ml) of water a day for a month

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I know this item on my list may seem very lame to most people, but I have not ever been someone who drinks much water at all.  I know it is supposed to be good for your skin, digestive system … Continue reading

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35. Catalogue our wine cellar – IN PROGRESS

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At this point we have close to 200 bottles in our cellar. Alistair, I think has a fairly good idea of what we have but having said that we have lost a few great bottles that should have been opened … Continue reading

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36. Advent – Giving tree – ONGOING

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My dear friend Linda Buck gave me an Advent tree for my birthday.  What a wonderful surprise when I   arrived home to find this beautiful Christmas tree lit up and covered in 25 little gifts – all for me! The … Continue reading

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37. Waitress for a Night – Fundraiser Event – DONE!  http://carolyns50.com//wp-content/uploads/2010/11/images-3.jpeg

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In all my years doing some very bizarre jobs (ie: working in a giant orange in Market Mall when I was 13 yrs old!), I have never waitresses. I’ve always admired good servers and wondered how I would do at … Continue reading

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38. Have my birthstone ring made – DONE!  http://carolyns50.com//wp-content/uploads/2010/11/images-3.jpeg

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Yellow was always my favorite color growing up and it so happens to be the color of my birthstone as well. I purchase a lot of jewelry and find that I tend to wear the same few pieces over and … Continue reading

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39. Celebrate with my brother our 50th b-days over seas – DONE!  http://carolyns50.com//wp-content/uploads/2010/11/images-3.jpeg

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My brother Ken turned 50 just 12 short months before I will turn 50. He has lived in the Cayman for over 20 years and I wanted to ensure that as I work towards my 50th that I engaged all … Continue reading

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40. Hiking at Lake O’Hara with my sister

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My sister Joy as two hobbies – cross country skiing in the winter and hiking in the summer.  So to celebrate my 50th she has suggested hiking Lake O’Hara. She refers to it as a spectacular beautiful place where people … Continue reading

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