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1. Visit my dear friend Cindy in Africa – DONE!


Africa – here I come! My good friend (we each stood up for one another at our weddings), has lived in Africa for over 20 years and in all that time regretfully, I have not gone to visit her. Since … Continue reading

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2. Paint a canvas


Years ago, when it seemed I had more time I used to paint; oil, acrylic and water colors – but it’s been a while now… So, it’s time to get back at it! For the past 3 years I’ve had … Continue reading

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3. Kayak off the west coast with girlfriends – UPDATED INFO


I love kayaking…okay, maybe I just like the idea of kayaking, either way I’ve always wanted to do it more than just at an all-inclusive holiday resort. The idea of kayaking on the west coast in the ocean amongst killer … Continue reading

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4. Visit a rain forest – DONE!


I am so excited that I get to do this sooner than later! In Dec. 2010 we head to Costa Rica for 2 weeks. We have rented a gorgeous home in the heart of 60 acres of rain forest. I … Continue reading

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5. Do a cleanse – DONE!


I just think this is a good thing to do. I’ve never done one, have friends that do it religiously, have often thought about it…so now is the time.   At the very least it will be good for my body … Continue reading

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6. Run a 1/2 marathon – DONE!


I actually once started a running club at a place I worked called the “I Hate Running Club”. The club was intended to take non-runners (such as myself), even haters of running (me again), and teach them (thank you Running … Continue reading

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7. Backpack with Aleia in Europe – In progress – UPDATED


I am so VERY excited about this trip.  Recollection of doing a Europe trip with Brieanne in the summer between her grade 9 and 10th year brings back fond memories and I cannot wait to do it with Aleia in … Continue reading

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8. Have family photos taken – DONE!

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The last family photo we had taken was when Aleia was 6 months old.  WOW – where does the time go! I am not sure if it will be a picture in the fall leaves or in a studio or … Continue reading

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9. Give blood

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Years ago I worked at a company where as a group everyone would regularly go and donate blood to the Red Cross.  At the time I did not weigh enough so I could never participate.  Like most people however I … Continue reading

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10. Do a will – IN PROGRESS


I know, I know…I should have done this forever ago, so this is long overdue and something I need to get done before the end my 45th year.  Got a meeting set for mid-May. Finally I hope we will get … Continue reading

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