Resolutions/Bucket List

Every year I make a bucket list of things to achieve, learn and tick off. It includes places to visit, things to do, days out and so much more – and you can find out how we’re getting on with our annual goals here.

If you would like to collaborate with us on ticking anything off our list please do get in touch.


2019 Bucket List {June Update}

Can you believe we are now half way through the year? This year is zooming by and I feel like each year that passes goes quicker than the ones before. So it’s the time when I look at how we’re doing with our annual bucket list and this is how it stands at the end of June: So here are the things we’ve ticked off over the last three months:…

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2019 Bucket List {March Update}

Each year we create a Bucket List of things we would like to achieve by the end of the year. We’re now nearly three months through the year – can you believe it! So this is where we are with our Bucket list so far: Go Climbing At the start of the year we had a weekend at Solent Hotel and Spa and realised Rock Up was on our doorstep…


How I’m getting on with my ’40 Before I’m 40′

Eighteen months ago I put together a list of forty things I would like to achieve by the time I reached forty. I thought it would be good to revisit the list and see how I’m getting on. 1 – Get my teeth straightened Last year I got my teeth straightened. It took five and a half months – so much less time that I had expected – and I…


50 Things to do Before you’re 11 and Three Quarters

As part of our Bucket List for the year we’ve decided to start ticking off things from the National Trust’s 50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾ activity list. The children have a few years to go before they reach that magic milestone and I thought it would be a nice way to inspire us to get outside and do more. So here is my list to tick off…


Aiming to Explore the UK Harry Potter Filming Locations

Dave and I have been Harry Potter fans for years and usually each year I’ll read the Harry Potter books and we’ll plough through the movies too. It’s turned into a bit of a tradition. So this year I’ve added something to my bucket list to embrace our love of Harry Potter – exploring some of the Harry Potter filming locations used in the movies. I thought a good starting…


My Top 7 of 2018

My lovely friend Lauren tagged me in a post looking back at 2018 – whilst also looking forward to 2019 and everything it has in store for us. I love these kinds of posts as it makes me take a step back, take stock and look at the year, everything it has brought us and the places it has taken us. So here goes: My favourite seven posts of 2018…


Our 2019 Bucket List

Each year I write a Bucket List of things that we would like to achieve, places we would like to visit, things we would like to learn and things we would like to spend time doing. It’s really a tick list of prompts to give us some little aims for the year ahead. You can see our last year’s Bucket List and how we got on here, and here is…