beceh: (wolfpack)
 I decided to take the challenge and accomplish 101 things in 1001 days :-)  Finish date is 29/09/2011

Here is my list:

PROGRESS: Completed - 30 , In Progress - 9 (as of 02/01/2010)

1. Finish writing a novel (In Progress) 
2. Go overseas (Completed - In Europe as of 26/02/2009)
3. Get a kitten
4. Win Nanowrimo
5. Live on my own
6. Learn the guitar
7. Read 100 fiction books ( 47/100) 
                   (1)Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire, 
                   (2)The Book Thief by Markus Zuzak, 
                   (3)The Merchant Prince by , 
                   (4)The Immortal Prince' by Jennifer Fallon
                   (5)Gods of Amyrantha by Jennifer Fallon
                    (6)Palace of Impossible Dreams by Jennifer Fallon
                    (7)The Chaos Chrystal by Jennifer Fallon
                    (8) Small Gods by Terry Pratchett
                    (9) The Name Of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
                   (10) The War of Don Emmanuals Nether Parts by Louis de Bernieres
                   (11) The Sex-lives of Cannibals by J. Maarten Troost (wasn't sure what category to put this in actually...)
                   (12) Burning Bright by Tracey Chevalier
                   (13) Persuasion by Jane Austen 
                   (14) The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
                   (15) Brida by Paulo Coelho 
                   (16) The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
                   (17) The Last Gospel by David Gibbins
                   (18) My Sister Sif by Ruth Park
                   (19) The White Queen by Philippa Gregory
                   (20) The Dragon Keeper by Robin Hobb
                   (21) Human Love by Andrei Makine
                   (22) The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
                   (23) The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams
                   (24) The Stone Key by Isobelle Carmody
                   (25) Threshold by Sara Douglass
                   (26) The Twisted Citadel by Sara Douglass
                   (27) Wicked by Gregory Maguire
                   (28) Wolf Hall by Hilary Mentel
                   (29) East of the Sun by Julia Gregson
                   (30) The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
                   (31) Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
                   (32) Mao's Last Dancer by Li Cunxin
                   (33) Heart's Blood by Juliet Marillier
                   (34) The Testament by John Grisham 
                   (35) The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing: Volume I by M.T. Anderson
                   (36) The Winter Door by Isobelle Carmody
                   (37) Billy Thunder & the Night Gate by Isobelle Carmody 
                   (38) Shade's Children by Garth Nix
                   (39) The Infinity Gate by Sara Douglass
                   (40) Black Beauty by
                   (41) Inkheart by Cornelia Funke
                   (42) The Many Lives & Secret Sorrows of Josephine B. by Sandra Gulland
                   (43) Tales of Passion, Tales of Woe by Sandra Gulland
                   (44) The Last Great Dance on Earth by Sandra Gilland
                   (45) Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict by Laurie Viera Rigler
                   (46) The Independence of Miss Mary Bennet by Colleen McCullough
                   (47) Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
                   (48) The Temple of my Familiar by Alice Walker
                   (49) The Keys to the Kingdom: Mister Monday by Garth Nix
                   (50) The Keys to the Kingdom: Grim Tuesday by Garth Nix
                   (51) Harry Potter & the Philosophers Stone by J.K. Rowling (reread)
                   (52) Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling (reread)
                   (53) The Red Queen by Philippa Gregory
                   (54) Dragon Haven by Robin Hobb
                   (55) The Way of Shadows by Brent Weeks
                   (56) Shadow's Edge by Brent Weeks
                   (57) Beyond the Shadow's by Brent Weeks
                   (58)  My Life in France by Julia Child
                   (59) Julie & Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously by Julie Powell  
                   (60) The Keys to the Kingdom: Drowned Wednesday by Garth Nix 
                   (61) The Keys to the Kingdom: Sir Thursday by Garth Nix 
                   (62) The Keys to the Kingdom: Lady Friday by Garth Nix 
                   (63) The Keys to the Kingdom: Superior Saturday by Garth Nix 
                   (64) The Keys to the Kingdom: Lord Sunday by Garth Nix 
                   (65) The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau 
                   (66) The Lady Elizabeth: A Novel by Alison Weir 
                   (67) Innocent Traitor by Alison Weir 
                   (68) The King's Daughter by Barbara Kyle 
                   (69) Welcome to Temptation by Jennifer Cosie 
                   (70) Darkfever by Karen Marie Moning 
                   (71) Bloodfever by Karen Marie Moning 
                   (72) Faefever by Karen Marie Moning 
                   (73) Dreamfever by Karen Marie Moning  
                   (74) Shadowfever by Karen Marie Moning 
                   (75) Marley & Me by John Grogan 

8. Read 10 non-fiction books  (1/10)
                   (1) Social life in England: Fifteenth to Eighteenth Century     
                    
9. Read 10 biographies
10. Eat snails in Paris (Completed 26/05/2009)
11. Go to the Tower of London (Completed 03/03/2009
12. Run around the Noorat block non-stop
13. 55kg (Completed September 2009) 
14. See 3 comedians live
15. Go to 3 concerts (Complete) 
                   (1) Josh Pyke 29/10/2009
                   (2) The John Butler Trio 08/01/2010
                   (3) Xavier Rudd 04/06/2010


16. Do a first aid course
17. Go to the dentist
18. Get my eyes checked and new glasses (Completed - 05/02/2009)
19. Get a passport (Completed - 02/02/2009)
20. Paint a picture
21. Go on a picnic (Completed 31/05/2009)
22. Learn another language
23. Take Angus (the dog) for a long walk every day for a week
24. Cook every night for a week for my Mum
25. Become an organ donor (Completed - 06/02/2009)
26. Start donating blood again
27. Get a professional massage (Completed 23/02/2010 in Los Angeles) 
28. Go on a wine tour (Completed 4th March 2010 - Sonoma Valley, California) 
29. Make an orthodontist appointment
30. Print out all my 2008 photos 
31. Buy a piano music book and learn every song in it (In Progress) 
32. Buy a house/flat
33. Finish writing a second novel
34. Get a pen pal that lasts longer than a month (Completed March, April, May, June 2009 -John)
35. Go to the cinema 20 times (20/20)
                          (1) Australia -  
                          (2) The Curious Case of Benjamin Button - 30/01/2009
                          (3) Slumdog Millionaire - 10/03/2009
                          (4) The Hangover - 13/06/2009
                          (5) Angels & Demons - 21/06/2009   
                          (6) Harry Potter & the Half-Blood Prince - 21/07/2009
                          (7) The Ugly Truth - 26/07/2009
                          (8) Harry Potter & the Half-Blood Prince - 26/07/2009
                          (9) Mao's Last Dancer - 06/11/2009
                          (10) New Moon - 19/11/2009
                          (11) Julie & Julia - 03/12/2009
                          (12) Avatar - 30/12/2009
                          (13) Avatar - 31/12/2009
                          (14) Avatar - 25/01/2010
                          (15) Robin Hood - 15/05/2010
                          (16) How to Train Your Dragon - 25/05/2010
                          (17) Toy Story 3
                          (18) Iron Man 2
                          (19) The Last Airbender - 04/07/2010
                          (20) The Sorcerer's Apprentice - 14/07/2010

 
36. Buy two bottles of expensive champagne (over $100) and give one to Mum and one to Dad
37. Do a course
38. Run a marathon (can be mini)
39. No chocolate for a month
40. Learn to cook three new meals (1/3)
                                      (1) Paella
 
41. Go to 7 new countries (Completed)
                              (1) England 26/02/2009      
                              (2) Portugal  11/03/2009
                              (3) Spain    22/03/2009
                              (4) France  02/04/2009
                              (5) Italy 17/04/2009
                              (6) Austria 27/04/2009
                              (7) Czech Republic 02/05/2009

    
42. Visit every state in Australia (In Progress - Victoria, Queensland, New South Wales) 
43. Go to New Zealand (Stop over in Auckland count?)
44. Finish writing a third novel
45. Update livejournal everyday for a month
46. Write a song
47. Buy a saxophone music book and learn every song (In Progress) 
48. Get some new reeds for saxophone  (Completed 19/08/2009)
49. Buy a laptop (Completed 10/08/2009)
50. Cook a three course meal for friends
51. Go to a day spa (Completed 11th May 2011 with Keenan)
52. Re-read all the Harry Potter books in order. 
53. Lord of the Rings marathon
54. Have a girls night out (Completed 29/05/2009 - London with Lyndal, Nicole & Jane)
55. Have a girls night in
56. Take my partner on a surprise date
57. Bake a cake
58. Write an academic essay on a subject of my choice
59. Write 4 short stories
60. Go to a jazz club
61. Go camping in the Grampians
62. Sort out my clothes and throw out the ones I don’t wear anymore (Completed 07/08/2009)
63. Donate to charity
64. Volunteer for something (Completed) 
65. Go swimming in Port Fairy (Completed 21/01/2009)
66. Don’t go on facebook for a week (Completed 29/06 - 07/07/2009) 
67. Go to the theatre
68. Go to the ballet
69. Go to the orchestra
70. Find an ancestors grave in England
71. Go to a zoo (Completed 28/05/2009 - Innsbruck Alpine Zoo)
72. Go on a roller coaster
73. Buy a random present for someone every month for a year
74. Plant the oak trees out (They died while I was overseas) 
75. Join a library (Completed - Burnaby Public Library, March 2010)
76. Go on a roadtrip (Completed 17 - 19/07/2009  - Crater Lake and Redwoods roadtrip w/ Scott
77. Go to karaoke
78. Write to Okaasan (Completed December 2009)
79. Finish writing a fourth novel
80. Go to at least two AFL football games with Dad and Nick
81. Watch a whole game of Nick playing footy 3 times
82. Play tennis 4 times
                                     1) WIth Scott, 21/07/2009
                                     2/ With Keenan, 17/07/2010
83. Make a budget
84. Stick to the above budget for at least 6 months
85. Enter a creative writing competition
86. Get  my car serviced (Completed - 06/02/2009)
87. Go to a restaurant alone (Completed - 05/03/2009)
88. Make something using my sewing machine
89. Finish knitting my scarf!
90. Get my graduation photos framed
91. Buy one piece of artwork
92. Take the contents of my chests to an Op-Shop 
93. Host a dinner party
94. Have a house-warming party
95. Go rock climbing (Completed with Xianny)
96. Go bushwalking with Mum
97. Make a new friend - Have made many! I guess Nicky was the first! 11/03/2009
98. Get in touch with an old friend - Kyle (Completed 03/02/2009) 
99. Go to  Japanese restaurant (Completed, Bath, 10/07/2009)
100.  Meet my Grandma for lunch in Berlin or Amsterdam
101. Donate $5 to a charity for each one I don’t complete 
 

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