Thursday, October 14, 2010

101 in 1001: Recap, Part III

For our final day of recaps, we have the Experience and Miscellaneous categories! That covers all manner of evils, and some of the most fun goals, I think.

(14/21 -- 67%)

What I completed:
--Cook an Indian dinner for friends and family (September 13, 2009)
--Eat ten dishes/foods I've never tried before (as of June 2009: chickpeas, fish tacos, okra (fried), cauliflower, chocolate pasta, seaweed salad, smoked salmon, fried calamari, dandelion wine, and sauerkraut balls)
--Eat vegetarian for a week (October 19-26, 2009)
--Make a loaf of bread from scratch (January 23, 2010 - thanks, Kate!)
--Pick fruit at a pick-your-own farm and do something with it (May 2010)
--Visit two more states I've never been to (June 2009 - Amish Country, Ohio and Northern Michigan)
--Get a manicure or pedicure (pedicure September 2010)
--Go riding at the farm with family (June 2009)
--Spend a weekend away with J (March 9 - 13, 2009)
--Plant a vegetable garden, even if very small (spring/summer 2010. We planted strawberries, Brandywine tomatoes, bushy cucumbers, red leaf lettuce, dill, parsley, cilantro, and basil -- and all on an apartment balcony! Post coming about our results soon!)
--See the Martha Stewart Show live (January 16, 2008 -- AMAZING.)
--Be a bridesmaid or maid of honor (August 2010 and September 2010)
--Go to a hot air balloon festival or on a hot air balloon ride (May 2010, at a photo shoot!)
--Adopt either a cat or dog (two cats November 2009 - YIPPEE!)

What I did not complete:
--Take a train while going on a trip
--Get a massage
--Take a trip to Martha's Vineyard or Nantucket
--Travel to Europe for at least a week
--See Arcade Fire in concert (again)
--See David Beckham play soccer
--Do at least on Gimme Your Stuff exchange

Miscellaneous (8/8 -- 100%)

What I completed:
--Comment on wedding blogs three times a week for three months (summer 2009)
--Comment on favorite blogs three times a week for three months (summer 2009)
--Subscribe to favorite magazines after graduation
--Frame and hang J's and my photographs as art (August 2009)
--Design business cards and have them printed (designed and printed them myself April 2009)
--Buy a new laptop (received new laptop November 2009)
--Donate $1 to charity for every item on my list not completed (September 2010 -- sponsored a cat at the animal shelter where we volunteer!)
--Create a new 101 in 1001 list (ongoing -- more about this tomorrow!)

I can't wait to show you photos from my some of my favorites tomorrow!! If you're nice, I might even give you a little preview of my next 101...

See the original list here!


  1. You got it, Molly! I am really, really excited about it!


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