In November 2010, I made a list of 30 things I wanted to do before I hit 30. Now that the big day has passed, I have to confess that I did fewer than a third of them. Oops?
The good news is that I visited two new states (in fact, I visited three):
I also ran two miles. I ran a 5K twice, actually. And the first one was probably the proudest moment of my life:
Here’s the sad one. I did lose 40 pounds. Actually, I lost 50. And proceeded to gain 40 back. I am so sad and disappointed in myself–but I am also determined to get back there. Here I am with my personal trainer on the celebration night after my weight loss contest:
I tailgated at a Jimmy Buffett concert:
And I also got promoted and was published under my own name (as a guest blogger on Super Suburbs and the Faithful City Mouse).
I could focus on what I didn’t do, but why? There’s plenty of time for that in the future. Which leads me to wonder…maybe I need a 35 before 35?