Tag Archives: bucket list

Birthday on the Brooklyn Bridge

Until recently, it hadn’t occurred to me to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge, but once I heard about it, I immediately placed it on my bucket list. That same day, my husband asked me how I would like to celebrate … Continue reading

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Whether by yak or by Harley, let’s get out there

My camel’s shadow as I journey into the Sahara I like the slant of this travel list: 49 journeys that’ll change your life. On the list, they cram in as many SMTs as possible–that’s suggested modes of transport. Some of … Continue reading

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Scheduling a Cow

UPDATE here (I did it!): Well, did you ever milk a cow? #1 (101 things in 1001 days): Milk a cow. It’s taken two years of looking for a willing cow, but I’ve finally found an udder to pull on. … Continue reading

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Of Lists and Living, a guest post by Patricia Ellis Herr

I’m excited to feature a guest post today by Patricia Ellis Herr. I love reading about her adventures hiking with her young daughters on her site Trish, Alex and Sage. In this guest post, Trish writes about the importance of … Continue reading

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Disappearing Babies and the Teen-Friendly Summer Bucket List

My babies are disappearing. The once tinkling explosions of giggles at extracting a nervous cricket from a stone wall now mutter with the groggy, deepened voices of men when I call into their darkened bedrooms to wake them before school. … Continue reading

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Great Walks: Travel Bucket List

I am participating in a Travel Bucket List with three things I’ve done and three things I want to do. Travel Bucket Half-Full: Great Walks I’ve Done 1. Bryce Canyon, Utah I long to return to Bryce Canyon, the place that … Continue reading

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Up and Down: Travel Bucket List

Travel bucket half full: Places I’ve loved 1. Fill up and put down a pint of Guinness, Ireland When a bartender now sloshes an entire pint of Guinness into a glass and hands it over, my husband jokes about jumping … Continue reading

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