Well after a few weeks of deliberating on this, I have come up with my bucket list.  I hope I can get all this accomplished!

1. Skydive.
2. Go skinny-dipping.
3. Watch the launch of the space shuttle.
4. Be an extra in a film.
5. Brew my own beer.
6. Grow a beard and leave it for at least a month.
7. Visit the Senate and the House of Representatives to see how Congress really works.
8. Sit on a jury.
9. Have a writing of mine published.
10. Learn to play a musical instrument with some degree of skill.
11. See a lunar eclipse.
12. Ask someone you’ve only just met to go on a date. (Done)
13. Drive across America from coast to coast.
14. Make a complete and utter fool of yourself. (Done)
15. Spend a whole day reading a great novel.
16. Drive the Autobahn.
17. Buy your own house and then spend time making it into exactly what you want.
18. Drive a convertible with the top down and music blaring.
19. Kiss someone you’ve just met on a blind date. (Done)
20. Create your own web site (Done)
21. Visit the Holy Land.
22. Catch a ball in the stands of a major league baseball stadium.
23. Make a hole-in-one.
24. Learn to bartend.
25. See a baseball game at Fenway Park.
26. Learn to surf.
27. Join the mile high club.
28. Spend New Year’s Eve in NYC at Times Square.
29. Go on a cruise. (Done)
30. Watch Notre Dame play at South Bend. (Done)
31. Watch Notre Dame win at South Bend. (Done)
32. Watch at least one game of a World Series in person.
33. Learn to swim.
34. Spend Christmas in an exotic location.
35. Graduate from college with a bachelor’s degree.
36. Vacation in Ireland.
37. Watch the sun rise in St. Augustine.
38. Skydive. (Duplicate of #1)
39. Play golf at Augusta.
40. Watch a professional football game. (Done)
41. Watch a professional hockey game.
42. Learn to play tennis.
43. Spend a weekend in Las Vegas.
44. Watch son graduate from High School
45. Tour Washington DC.
46. Watch the Super Bowl in person.
47. Go on a ghost hunt.
48. Visit Niagara Falls.
49. Kayak the Ocoee.
50. Snow ski in Aspen.
51. Drink a margarita in Mexico.
52. See a Broadway show.
53. Cook Thanksgiving dinner.
54. See all 50 states. (31 left)
55. Go to New Orleans during Mardi gras.
56. Drink green beer on St. Patty’s Day.
57. Win a Texas Hold ‘Em Tourney.
58. Catch a game at Wrigley Field.
59. Learn a foreign language.
60. Bungee jump.
61. Enjoy a day at a day spa.
62. Visit Napa Valley.
63. Ride a motorcycle.
64. Own a motorcycle.
65. Deep sea dive.
66. Volunteer at a homeless shelter.
67. Speak or sing in front of 100+ people.
68. Ride the subway in NYC.
69. Spend a night in a haunted house.
70. Visit the Grand Canyon.
71. Make love on the beach.
72. Bench 250 pounds.
73. Go to a state enlisted conference.
74. Go to a national enlisted conference.
75. Retire at age 50.

One thought on “Stan’s Bucket List”

  1. That’s quite a list there… makes me wanna create one. You may have inspired me…

    Some of those things I was surprised to learn you haven’t done yet. 🙂

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