101 in 1001


Start Date: September 1, 2019
End Date: May 29, 2022
10/101 Completed


PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
001. Save $20 for every goal crossed off (✅)
002. Get my very own dog
003. Successfully run a half-marathon
004. Run two 5ks
005. Invest in my Roth IRA every year of this challenge (2020)
006. Grow But Mostly Eating’s IG to 2,000 followers
007. Canvas for the democratic nominee for president
008. Vote in 2020
009. Watch the election results with a party
010. Vote in a local election
011. Go to a town hall meeting
012. Start getting regular massages
013. Go to a chiropractor
014. Get a facial
015. Join a young adult faith ministry
016. Find a charity or organization to volunteer with regularly
017. Start a creative hobby (painting, pottery, photography, etc.)
018. Complete another Whole30
019. Journal every day for a week
020. Complete three 30 day yoga challenges (2/3)
021. Meditate every day for a month


TRAVEL
022. Visit New York in the summertime
023. Visit New York before Christmas
024. Leave the country (and come back) (visited Japan in October-November 2019)
025. Travel to three places that I haven’t been before (1. Japan in 2019)
026. Experience Las Vegas
027. See Mount Rushmore
028. Go back to Salzburg for my 5-year study abroad anniversary - delayed, thanks to Miss Rona!
029. Rent a car just because you can
030. Go skiing in another country
031. Visit 10 new-to-me breweries or wineries 7/10 (1. Kyoto Brewing Company (Kyoto, Japan) 2. V. Sattui (Napa, CA) 3. Alpha Omega (Napa, CA) 4. Buena Vista (Sonoma, CA), 5. Sanford Winery (Buellton, CA), 6. Babcock Winery & Vineyards (Buellton, CA), 7. Lavender Oak Vineyard (Buellton, CA))
032. Cross 3 states off my list (1. Michigan)
033. See Antelope Canyon


PROFESSIONAL
034. Expand my industry experience
035. Become a Manager
036. Ask someone to mentor me
037. Start a podcast (launched Oh! And Also... in December 2019)
038. Negotiate my salary upon offer
039. Better define my personal brand
040. Revamp my portfolio or professional website
041. Attend 5 industry networking events
042. Take a public speaking class




FRIENDS & FAMILY
043. Visit my sister in San Francisco (visited SF for Thanksgiving 2019)
044. Ski Mammoth Mountain with my dad (completed February 2020)
045. Host friends for a dinner party
046. Visit friends from college on the east coast (visited Hayley in Charleston in 2019)
047. Host a Friendsgiving
048. Go to a Gamecocks football game in Columbia (a WIN against Kentucky on 9/28!)
049. Go on a family vacation to somewhere fun
050. Send out Christmas cards to friends
051. Celebrate friends’ birthdays with snail mail
052. Take a girl trip somewhere fun
053. Plan a cousins trip
054. Fly on my Dad’s last flight (Detroit, Michigan in August 2020)
055. Organize a Secret Santa with friends

CALIFORNIA
056. Find a church I like in LA
057. Go wine tasting in Napa Valley/Sonoma (with Tracy on 11/29)
058. Drive the PCH
059. Go to Joshua Tree
060. Visit Salvation Mountain
061. Spend a few days at Yosemite (Labor Day Weekend 2020)
062. Camp on the beach in Malibu
063. Tour Warner Bros Studios
064. Tour Sony Pictures Tours
065. Attend a taping of a show (Saw Ellen on 9/16)
066. Eat at 20 different new-to-me LA restaurants 13/20 (1. Bea Bea's 2. Deja Brew Taproom & Kitchen 3. Casa Martin Mexican 4. Sugarfish 5. The Talpa 6. En Sushi 7. Little Ruby 8. Din Tai Fung 9. Lula's Cocina 10. Urtth Cafe, 11. Bardonna, 12. Chulita, 13. Las Palmas (E.P. & L.P.)
067. Write a food guide to West LA
068. Take a day trip to Disneyland
069. Spend a day at Universal Studios Hollywood
070. Kayak at La Jolla Cove
071. Visit the Getty Center
072. Go on a Malibu Wine Safari
073. Attend a concert at the Hollywood Bowl
074. Go to the Rose Bowl parade with my mom
075. Sail the Santa Monica Bay
076. Visit five LA museums

JUST FOR FUN

077. Read 50 (new to me!) books 23/50 (1. The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren, 2. Magic Hour by Kristin Hannah, 3. The Girl He Used to Know by Tracey Garvis-Graves 4. American Royals by Katharine McGee 5. Twice in a Blue Moon by Christina Lauren 6. Forever is the Worst Long Time by Camille Pagan 7. Red, White, and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston 8. Educated by Tara Westover 9. The Friend Zone by Abby Jimenez, 10. Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb, 11. One Day in December by Josie Silver, 12. My Friend Anna by Rachel DeLoache Williams, 13. Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney, 14. Kissing Games of the World by Maddie Dawson, 15. Where the Forest Meets the Stars by Glendy Vanderah, 16. I'm Fine and Neither Are You by Camille Pagan, 17. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng, 18. In Five Years by Rebecca Serle, 19. The Jetsetters by Amanda Eyre Ward, 20. Between Sisters by Kristin Hannah, 21. The Royal We by Heather Cocks, 22. Cleo McDougal Regrets Nothing by Allison Winn Scotch, 23. Party of Two by Jasmine Guillory)
078. Watch 5 documentaries 1/5 (1. Athlete A)
079. See 70 movies in theaters 12/70 (1. Hustlers 2. Downton Abbey 3. Joker 4. Last Christmas 5. Frozen II 6. A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood 7. Knives Out 8. Cats 9. Little Women 10. 1917 11. Jojo Rabbit 12. Parasite)
080. Watch all of the Star Wars movies (Completed during quarantine! March-July 2020)
081. Watch all of the Lord of the Rings movies
082. Join a book club
083. See Hamilton (Completed 9/1 in San Francisco)
084. See The Nutcracker
085. Attend a black-tie event
086. Learn to fold a fitted sheet
087. Learn calligraphy
089. Take tennis lessons
090. Get my nose pierced
091. Knit a scarf
092. Complete a cross-stitch pattern
093. Master a cheese plate arrangement
094. Roast a chicken
095. Go ice skating in the winter
096. Go berry picking
097. Make a perfect queso recipe
098. Try goat yoga
099. Do paddleboard yoga
100. Attend a TED Talk
101. Eat at a Michelin Star restaurant

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