Thirty Before Thirty

I started this list a few years ago and have been slowly chipping away. Time is a ticking now, and a few got modified accordingly. The thirty things I want to accomplish before I turn thirty on October 27, 2016, in no particular order.


  1. Eat Sushi in Tokyo
  2. Increase traffic on this blog to a least 50 hits a day
  3. Refurbish a piece of furniture
  4. Get married
  5. Finish residency
  6. Get a license
  7. Visit all the continents except Antartica (though do want to get there someday!)
  8. Buy an original piece of midcentury modern furniture
  9. Take my parents out to a nice dinner or trip
  10. Wear a sari to an Indian wedding
  11. Buy the person behind me coffee
  12. Go on a long road trip
  13. Bake my own bread
  14. Donate my hair
  15. Run a race
  16. Get a dog
  17. Ski down a slope
  18. Grown an herb garden
  19. Eat at Le Bernadin in NYC
  20. Learn to do crow pose
  21. Learn basic arabic
  22. Send a postcard from across the world
  23. Make my own art piece
  24. Go to a drive in movie
  25. Learn to shoot DSLR in manual
  26. Get a post on Apartment Therapy
  27. Go 60 consecutive days without drinking alcohol
  28. Eat on all of the restaurants on Philly Magazine’s Top Places to Eat Now 2015
  29. Attend the World Cup 
  30. Unplug for a full weekend. No phone, no internet, no television.

Wish me luck.