{Update} 30 Things in my 30’s

30 Things in my Thirties Update 1 | The Open Home

So I’m one year into my thirties now so how am I doing on the old 30 Things in my 30’s list? Well, not too bad really. Here is an update on where I’m at.


1. Start a letter writers group in GuernseyThe Guernsey Letter Writers Society was established in September 2017.

2. Become a blood donor – I wasn’t actually able to become a blood donor so signed up for the Anthony Nolan Trust instead.

3. Sign up to be an organ donor

4. Go to a West End Show in London – I saw Aladdin in June 2017 and I’m actually seeing Wicked this weekend!

30 Things in my Thirties Update 1 | The Open Home

In Progress…

5. Learn calligraphy – downloaded courses from The Postman’s Knock but would still like to go on a course if I can.

6. Get fit (aka. get back to pre-pregnancy weight) – Currently 16lbs down and still going.

7. Go to 10 new (to me) restaurants on the island – 3 Down. 7 to Go. (So far ticked off Copenhagen, The Rockmount & Buho)

8. Go on a weekend away with a gal pal – London trip scheduled for this weekend!

9. Take my girls to the Lake District – Family holiday planned for Autumn 2019.

10. Take my girls to the other Channel Islands1 Down. 4 to Go. (So far ticked off Herm)

30 Things in my Thirties Update 1 | The Open Home

Still to do…

11. Get a good camera and actually learn how to use it!

12. Go on a flower arranging course just for fun

13. Learn British Sign Language

14. Learn to embroider and with my girls

15. Make a patchwork quilt for both of my girls

16. Go kayaking

17. Walk the entire cliffs of Guernsey (in stages)

18. Climb a mountain with the Husby

19. Get a pet (probably a rabbit)

20. Make a Will

21. Become Foster Carers

22. Donate my wedding dress to charity

23. Read all of Agatha Christie’s Poirot

24. Read the complete collection of Winnie the Pooh

25. Go to the Bristol Balloon Fiesta

26. Visit Keighley in Yorkshire (where my Gran was evacuated to during WW2)

27. Visit 10 new to me cities

28. Visit friends in New Zealand

29. Celebrate our 15th wedding anniversary in Ljubljana, Slovenia

30. Celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary in Rome, Italy


What things do you have on your bucket list?

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