1. Complete Genki I and II

  2. Get to level 60 in WaniKani

    Currently stalling out on level 4

  3. Take the JLPT
  4. Learn Korean

  5. Learn to speak some Hindi

    Learned a bit but not enough to mark this as completed yet!

  6. Log 1000 read books


  7. Knit a hat

  8. Knit a sweater

  9. Take a cooking class

  10. Take a mixology/bar-tending/drink-making class

  11. Completed: Attend a live podcast show

    Attended Harry Potter and the Sacred Text

  12. Take a falconry course

    Received a gift certificate for a course, will have to wait for the pandemic to pass!

  13. Experience a sound bath
  14. Host a cooking night with friends

  15. Observe the Perseid meteor shower

    Happens in August

  16. Completed: Take an archery lesson

  17. Go horseback riding

  18. Sew a quilt

  19. Try another kind of meditation other than mindfulness

  20. Make ice cream

  21. Bake 3 types of bread

  22. Refresh my Spanish enough to read a novel without too much trouble

  23. Read a book set in every U.S. state


  24. Read a book set in every country


  25. Make pasta

  26. Have a garden

  27. Learn Python

  28. Run 300 miles in a year

  29. Read or downsize all the English-language books on my shelves

    Currently have ~2 shelves worth on my bookcase

  30. Meet a famous person

  31. See a bear in the wild

  32. Complete each of my jigsaw puzzles once


  33. Knit socks

  34. Attend an out-of-town textile program

  35. Go hiking in Hawaii

  36. Visit the Studio Ghibli museum

  37. Hike in the Black Forest

  38. Visit Lassen Volcanic Park
  39. Visit Hay-on-Wye, Wales: “The Town of Books”
  40. Visit Newgrange, Ireland on the winter solstice
  41. Visit Banff National Park
  42. Walk one of the Kumano Kodō routes
  43. See the aurora borealis
  44. Visit an olive oil farm in Italy
  45. See the fall foliage in New England

  46. Travel to all 50 states


  47. Travel to all 7 continents (or 6, depending on who you ask)


  48. Travel to South Korea

  49. and Thailand

  50. and the Philippines

  51. Completed: Travel to India

  52. and Indonesia

  53. and Peru

  54. Completed: and Mexico Proof!

  55. and Montreal

  56. and New Orleans

  57. and Nashville

  58. and Chicago

  59. and Austin

  60. and D.C.

  61. and Albania

  62. and Greece

    Including eating lots of seafood on Crete!

  63. and Scandinavia in the summer

View the “Pacific Northwest” bucket list