I am not a big bucket list person but after being diagnosed with cancer in 2012 and realizing none of us are guaranteed any length of time here on earth, I decided to fully LIVE. No more wishing my life away.
So while I’m here and cancer is kept at bay, I am going to work on this list of things that I truly want to experience.
Go backpacking and sleep in a tent above 10,000 feet. ✔️
Take my daughter on a weekend trip to New York and see a play on Broadway.
Climb the highest mountain in the lower 48 ✔️
Have an ayahuasca experience in Peru.
Salkantay Trek to Macchu Picchu
Trek to Everest base camp.
Move to Oregon
Retreat with monks
Travel around the US in a Camper Van.
Go to the Lantern Festival in Taiwan
Visit as many national parks as possible.
Crater Lake, OR Yosemite Death Valley Sequioa Zion Channel Islands joshua Tree Bryce Canyon Hawaii Volcanoes Olympic Mount Rainier Black Canyon of the Gunnison American Samoa Redwood Haleakala Zion Hawaii Volcanoes
Raise chickens and a jumping goat.
Live by a river (half way there)
Sleep in a teepee
Go on a Hot Air balloon
My own art show
Live in a foreign country for 6 months
Zipline Rock Climbing Lessons
Art Retreat Abroad and Domestic
*Climb Mt. Shasta (I am currently working on this)