My Magic List(s)

 

My biggest dreams in black and white - things I want to be, see, do - constantly evolving, ever changing, completed and ongoing. A work of art - all that my imagination entertain.  (things I've completed, things I'm working on constantly, things still to come)

 

 

Travel & Exploration

  • Visit the grand canyon – September 2007
  • Visit the Arctic during 24 hours of daylight – Greenland, July 2010
  • Go to Hawaii – too many time to count (Oahu, Maui, Molokai, Big Island)
  • Travel through Greece
  • Live in Spain for at least a year
  • See the green rolling hills of Ireland – December 2009
  • Travel through the Aussie Outback/ Drive the Nullabor
  • Go to Christmas Island – Flight connected through here August 2013 (should have been more specific than ‘Go’)
  • Visit Africa again/ climb Mt. Kilimanjaro
  • See the Northern Lights from up north
  • Visit the east coast of Canada
  • Go to Everest Base Camp
  • Travel to New York City
  • Visit Boston again
  • Go to Scotland, visit the Northern Highlands / Live there for a year
  • Go to South America / climb Machu Pichu
  • Visit Stonehenge
  • Spend a night camping out on the Salt Flats
  • Volunteer in Nepal for 6+ weeks
  • See the Atacama Desert in San Pedro, Chile
  • Travel north of the Arctic circle – Alaska, August 2005, Greenland, July 2010
  • Go to the Oregon Coast/ See the sand dunes – done
  • Go to Las Vegas – many times
  • Kayak in the ocean around glaciers – Alaska, August 2005
  • Travel to Indonesia
  • Travel to Broome
  • Become an Australian citizen
  • Go to crossfit regionals to see SXF compete – May 2013, May 2014
  • Go to Winnipeg for a white Christmas with the family – December 2014
  • Step foot in all 32 NFL stadiums – some, Foxboro, Arrowhead, Qwest Field, Paul Brown Stadium, Orchard Park
  • Travel some place new every year – ongoing
  • Live in a cottage that’s all mine – Fremantle, July 2011 – February 2015
  • Travel through Cuba
  • Travel through Costa Rica
  • Spend a month on an epic road trip
  • Touch all 5 oceans – Pacfic (many times), Atlantic (in Boston), Arctic (Citronen, Greenland), Indian (many times, Perth), Southern (Albany, March 2012)
  • Live in an ocean town – check… Vancouver, Perth
  • Experience La Tomatina, Valencia, Spain, yearly at the end of August
  • Live in Australia – arrived June 2011, still here (2015)  

Spirit & Connection

  • Be a Big Sister – November/ December 2013
  • Find in every place I live, the perfect: coffee shop, breakfast spot, secret spot to be alone - ongoing
  • Write a series of childrens books
  • Write and publish a book
  • Fall in love again – July 2014
  • Give myself fully to another person for the chance at love – July 2014
  • Get married – January 2016
  • Have a child
  • Be as honest as possible with those I love – ongoing
  • Remember my dreams they usually have a message – ongoing
  • Connect to my spiritual side – ongoing
  • Teach children/ youth
  • Witness a beautiful sunrise – Grand Canyon, September 2007, Haleakala, Oahu , January 2008
  • Witness a beautiful sunset – Grand Canyon, September 2007, Perth (often)
  • Spend a weekend away from all technology
  • Learn to speak Spanish fluently
  • Try to let go of little inconveniences and take life as it comes – ongoing
  • Own a house full of character to make memories in
  • Be financially secure to only work part time
  • Finish patched jeans quilt – May 2011
  • Tell my mom I love her out loud – October 2012
  • Let myself be loved – July 2014
  • Trust the universe – ongoing
  • Find the positive in all things – ongoing (big leap on this after Landmark Forum, October 2012)
  • Be a millionaire
  • Buy a new car
  • Buy a stranger a coffee/ drink
  • Be open to the unexpected/ unplanned offers
  • Get a tattoo
  • Read a book a month for an entire year
  • Fill a jar for a year with daily gratitude’s – 2014
  • Cook a homemade dinner at least once a week – nailing this one
  • Learn others people’s stories - ongoing
  • Be vulnerable/ share my stories – restarted my blog in August 2015 and shared it with friends/ family
  • Write a blog everyday for a year
  • Embrace traditions/ create my own
  • Adopt an animal

Adrenaline & Health

  • Hike the Camino de Santiago from the Pyrenees to Santiago, Spain – covered first 200km in November 2002, want to finish the rest one day
  • Skydive
  • Climb a mountain – Mt. St. Helen’s, July 2008
  • Get my full motorcycle license and own/ ride a motorcycle – 2003 (license), 2013 (bike)
  • Workout/ exercise regularly – football, hockey, yoga, outrigger and now Crossfit
  • Spend time alone to recharge – ongoing
  • Coach at Football Camp – Matt Light Camp, August 2005
  • Ride in a float plane
  • Fly in a helicopter – Greenland, July 2010
  • Run a 10km race in less than 1 hour
  • Climb outdoors – done
  • Go to an NFL game – Pats vs Browns (NE), December 2003, plus Pats vs Seattle (SEA), Pats vs Bills (BUF), Ravens vs Browns (CLE), Seattle vs Miami (SEA)
  • Go see a ballet
  • Climb a 5.10 – done
  • Jump off a cliff – done
  • Hike the west coast trail
  • See polar bears in the wild (Churchill, Manitoba)
  • Kayak with killer whales
  • Visit a sweat lodge
  • Run a half marathon – February 2011, Vancouver
  • Do yoga regularly – 30 day challenge completed November 2010
  • Race Queen Lili Outrigger Race, Kona – 2010
  • Race Na Wahine Outrigger Race, Molokai to Oahu – 2008
  • Race Catalina Outrigger Race – 2010
  • Race Vaka Eiva Outrigger Race, Rarotonga - 2012
  • See a kangaroo - 2011
  • Hold a koala
  • Live for >2 months in a shack along the beach of a small town
  • Try strict paleo for at least 3 weeks – February 2012
  • Compete in a solo crossfit competition – Primal Throwdown 2012/2013/2014
  • Do a muscle up
  • Snatch 50kg
  • Backsquat 120kg
  • Eat cleanly – ongoing