• Aug 27, 2018

    Educational Factory Newspaper Delivery Call Center Grocery/Food Tax Prep  
  • Aug 14, 2018

     First of all this is not my picture but I am keeping it since I don't like to tie work and the web together. Also I like the little message I get from the fish.  This goal was something that I posted from a bucketlist book. Although al...
  • Aug 12, 2018

     Not my picture but from Jason Weingart's photography.  The last time I tried to really watch a meteor shower was by myself. There wasn't much going on that night and I ended up falling asleep on the porch and underneath the stars in VA...
  • Jul 26, 2018

     This was a goal that I found either on the web or in one of the many bucketlist books that I have. Seeing that I have no link or title it probably came from the web.   Techinically this can be considered unfinished but the room that I ...
  • Jul 26, 2018

       This wasn't exactly a desk but it worked as one in the leased room. Since it was so nice, big and table-like I must admit that I used it more as a storage table than anything else.  Now along with the room it is clean and ready to b...
  • Jul 13, 2018

     I have been very fortunate in being given a bunch of adult coloring books so I have never really had to buy mine. The unfortunately part is that so many seem to have a really cool picture that is on the back of the book as a description...
  • Jul 4, 2018

     Since Cody and I got married this will be our first family holiday or special day, which is the topping to Cody's b-day celebration.  As such we went to McLouth to have dinner with the parents then to the high school to watch the local...
  • Jun 21, 2018

     This training course we took was due to the cooperation of our chuch and local police. It was a great experience to learn but hopefully we don't have to use it. ~~Avoid | Deny | Defend™ During an act of violence (e.g. robbery, hostage ...
  • Jun 8, 2018

     There was one year when I moved out of a bad situation and started living on my own with the help of a church lady who was also a neighbor. Her sister was already a part of the Relay while it was only natural for her to also contribute....
  • Jun 8, 2018

     Unfortunately since I have moved to Lawrence I haven't been able to find a Relay for Life team. I even took the time to talk to one that was outside my store and they didn't give me any information that I could have worked off of.  And...
  • Jun 7, 2018

  • May 11, 2018

      Although we may seem like we are too old to have stuffies my husband and I have our own little family that keeps on growing. They not provided us with companions when we needed them the most in our most lonely days but they also repres...
  • May 11, 2018

    https://youtu.be/neDnpgZPPvY  I am not quite certain what they are singing in this song since it is in a language that isn't my own but as they say sometimes no words are needed....
  • May 11, 2018

  • May 11, 2018

     I have always liked the carnivorous plants as they are so interesting and unique in a world full of strange plants. Unfortunately I don't have a green thumb and even then even less knowledge of how to care for these specialized plants. ...
  • Plumlee Buffalo Ranch, Alma, KS, USA
    May 3, 2018

     One of my first agritourist adventures as an adult and one of the better adventures that I have had in such a long time. I learned so much due to our wonderful hostess and now we have some bison meat to try. Definitely recommend this tr...
  • Apr 27, 2018

     Introduction: How Wolves Changed Rivers by SustainableMan.org 1. For More Wonder, Rewild the World by George Monbiat 2. How I Use the Drum To Tell My Story by Kasiva Mutua 3. Why Wo...
  • Apr 24, 2018

      When I was a teenager I watched on one of the educational shows a telling of an African story in which there was a young woman whose arms was chopped off. She then ended up marrying and having a child before being chased away. While sh...
  • Apr 17, 2018

       1,001 Ways To Live WILD: A Little Book of Everyday Adventures  
  • Apr 16, 2018

     We ended up going to Abilene the other day to help celebrate the last few days of my brother staying with us. As a result we had so much fun getting there and even though one of our planned stops didn't work out we made up for it.     O...
  • Apr 9, 2018

     I convinced my husband to help me in getting my brother to finally watch Titanic after he told me that he would never ever watch it. Yes I had to trade-off, which would be to allow the boys to watch their Wrestlemania when it came on bu...
  • Apr 9, 2018

      Me and my brother watched this one night together while it was his choice. I vaguely remember the movie so I will have to watch it again just to refresh the facts in my head.  Kind of curious why this certain bucketlist goal is on eve...
  • Pet World Experience, Lawrence, KS
    Apr 8, 2018

       Ever since I knew the store carried hedgehogs I have wanted to hold one but at the time I first saw them it was a mother and her babies. They have like a snorting cough sound when they are anxious so it wasn't allowed to hold them. F...
  • Apr 7, 2018

    Venue: McLouth, KS & Lawrence, KS (same day) Colors: Yellow (forsythia) and green (ferns) along with fake lilies of the valley since they were so expensive. Dress and groom's tux were old-fashioned. Two receptions of cake & ...
  • Apr 6, 2018

    This was my first and so far only mani that I have ever had. My soon-to-be mother-in-law chose to take me out to get my nails done because it was my birthday and the day before my wedding while she thought I would like to have some nice ...
  • Mar 31, 2018

     This was actually quite fun and interesting to learn about how to card wool as they would have done back when everything was made at home. Although we didn't get to learn the whole process it gives you an idea as to how it was done whil...
  • Calamity Janes', Lawrence, KS, US
    Mar 23, 2018

      My most expensive outfit had to have been my wedding dress although compared to other wedding dresses it was pretty cheap - about $380-something even with alterations. What made it interesting was I asked my then-fiance if we could ju...
  • Mar 17, 2018

      While we were meeting my fiance's family we also got to meet their menagerie of animals, which also included some ducks. At this point I have to say the ducks stole my heart and I got a bonus duck to hold as well as pet the cat at the ...
  • Mar 11, 2018

     Although I have always had a favorite of teal as a color I wouldn't have chosen it as my signature color until I was asked by my upcoming mother what my favorite color was. As such I said Teal although I have other favorites like silver...
  • Mar 2, 2018

      It may not be as updated as I would like it to be but the diary for the most part has been on a roll. I found a mobile app called Daylio, which has made my diary experience a whole lot better. At first it was having to get used to just...
  • Mar 2, 2018

     Since I had added this particular goal I have known what a syzygy is but I chose to not complete it until later just to make sure it was not in my short-term mental compartment.  From: 2001 Things to Do Before You Die
  • Feb 28, 2018

     For me since I am a night employee this is most definitely something that occurs on a regular basis. Instead for me I would have to pull an all-dayer, which in some senses is even harder since there are so many more hours during the day...
  • Jan 31, 2018

      Although we missed the actual beginning portion of this particular lunar eclipse since Cody was still at work we still had a nice show of the rest of this super blue blood lunar eclipse. We found a church on the outskirts of town and p...
  • Jan 1, 2018

     Who keeps these anyway? 
  • Dec 31, 2017

     Did so and passed my goal. Also had a really good year since I was able to get into the Top 10 Reviewers for GR. 
  • Dec 22, 2017

     What made this day special to us first of all is that we were celebrating our dating anniversary of a year. As a result Cody planned out a nice date for us where we went to Olive Garden near Legends and then to Books-A-Million. This guy...
  • Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, MO
    Dec 16, 2017

     For date night or day I am usually the one who gets to choose where we go since my husband doesn't much care. As a result I end up normally doing things I like although trying to keep him in mind. But also know at the same time what I m...
  • KU Natural History Museum, Lawrence, KS
    Sep 15, 2017

      We were able to visit a lecture called Tooth & Claw that was hosted by the university. Paleontologist David Burnham talked to us about the excavations they have been doing, the T-rex, the most recent find of a possibly pregnant one...
  • Grinter's Sunflower Farm, Lawrence, KS
    Sep 6, 2017

      Most definitely enjoyed this trip for the day was bright and sunny, which was emphasized by the bright yellow of the sunflower heads themselves, yet just had that nip of chill that comes with mornings around this time of year. The butt...
  • Aug 21, 2017

         ***Picture by Chris Harris (Framing Kansas)
  • Aug 21, 2017

     Cody and I were on our way back from Sabetha after viewing the solar eclipse when we found that traffic was an awful mess. After trying to deal with the dead standstill that we found on the highway we ended up venturing onto the backroa...
  • Aug 21, 2017

     This was one of our traveling dates and one that we were looking forward to. As a result we chose that we wanted to be able to escape the city and use a smaller town that was in the path of totality. As a result we drove to Sabetha but ...
  • Jul 12, 2017

     What makes me so much prouder about this is the fact that unlike probably some of the other users I have started over my own reading list since there is no way that I can remember half of the books I have read in my younger years. Altho...
  • May 17, 2017

      I am so glad that I was able to get my bio dino and although it is basically not much of a pet when compared to other animals that can and will interact with you it is just as much a beauty. To be able to hold the miracle of the sea in...
  • Dunkin' Donuts, West 23rd Street, Lawrence, KS, United States
    May 1, 2017

    Muncher's Blueberry Fritter - Sept 17, 2016 Muncher's Butterfly - Sept 17, 2016 Muncher's Strawberry Cream Cheese - Sept 17, 2016 Muncher's Strawberry Knot - Sept 17, 2016 Krispy Kreme's Pumpkin Spirit Juniors - Sept 20, 2016 Dunk...
  • Panera Bread, West 23rd Street, Lawrence, KS, United States
    May 1, 2017

      Although I was happy to be able to find this particular doughnut could be found in my hometown it wasn't the best. I am still wanting to find another place that specializes in doughnuts to get a better tasting one but that will be anot...
  • Feb 1, 2017

     This was an interesting scenario to see in the sky and I would have no idea for a beginning explanation to even describe what is going on.   **Update** Just found the answer via Nic Murphy on FB: Thats an edge of a cold or warm front...
  • Jan 28, 2017

     I had a Chinese coworker who I was helping out with English-speaking so as a result he asked my boyfriend and I to join him for the Chinese New Year - the Year of the Rooster. We agreed so met him at a restaurant that he suggested.  Th...
  • Jan 27, 2017

      Had a coworker that took me and Cody out to celebrate the Year of the Rooster in the Chinese system. This fellow coworker has had me teach him bits and pieces of English although I am not a good teacher of language in my own self-defen...
  • Dec 31, 2016

  • Dec 31, 2016

     1. Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ - Jan 1, 2016  2. Stories from the Early Saints: Converted by the Book of Mormon by Susan E. Black - Jan 15, 2016  3. The Holy Temple by The Church of Jesus-Christ of Latter Day Sai...
  • Dec 29, 2016

  • Dec 22, 2016

    Love does hurt sometimes, but so does loneliness. You’ve learned a lot about what you desire in a partner by now, so don’t be afraid to open yourself up to another person. Look at it like a roller coaster: Yes, it is scary, but you are g...
  • Dec 21, 2016

     Still not much a fan of H.G. Wells' work but being in the Illustrated series did help me a lot, especially when I was able to see the excitement of someone whose limited English cry that he could read the book with its easy writing. 
  • Dec 16, 2016

     Really isn't hard to find out what it means since there are so many sources to answer the question. Did enjoy trying to find backing sources just to confirm the information provided was right. 
  • Dec 16, 2016

     I had enjoyed the occasional instances of being able to have a pen pal when I was a child but like many things after a while it seems to fall apart as the teacher was the one who mailed the letters. I had flirted with the idea occasiona...
  • Dec 12, 2016

     **No live animals were harmed in the completion of this goal**  There is a bucketlist-type book that my sister has that I was flipping through and while I was looking over some of the thoughts my first two were: Some of these are impos...
  • Prairie Paws Animal Shelter, Ottawa, KS, United States
    Dec 9, 2016

     This year for Christmas I wanted to do something different and unique since it just seems right. That and with my precarious relationship with my family I didn't know how this Christmas season would turn out. Fortunately my sister is al...
  • Nov 26, 2016

      It was so peaceful and tranquil - more so than a regular cemetery plot could be even those that are often included under a tree. Although there were no singing birds you could still see life all around you - old berries, trees and just...
  • Nov 26, 2016

     We were getting ready to leave the cemeteries that we had spent the afternoons in and chose to go back down 13th. I was studying one of house fronts facing the cemetery as there was a tortie resting on the porch when my sister called my...
  • Nov 18, 2016

    Won·der   /ˈwəndər/  noun 1. A feeling of surprise mingled with admiration, caused by something beautiful, unexpected, unfamiliar, or inexplicable.   synonyms: awe, admiration, wonderment, fascination; More surprise, astonishment, stupe...
  • Nov 17, 2016

      I actually got a bit of a bonus since they showed two one right after the other. The first one was billed as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's "The Impre$ario" and the second was Gian Carlo Menotti's "The Medium".  When I watched the first on...
  • Nov 17, 2016

     Was at my first opera and we were applauding after a beautiful showing. Well there were a few stragglers who weren't letting go of the clapping and I chose to join them as I was thinking of this goal that was on my list.  Although some...
  • Watkins Museum of History, Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS, United States
    Nov 17, 2016

     This was actually my sister's bucketlist goal but I was caught into doing it. After doing an errand or two we had a meeting with Monica at the museum. And although we showed up early she allowed us to come upstairs where she gave us an ...
  • Nov 16, 2016

      My sister made a bunch of chocolate chip cookies for one of her bucketlist goal and for whatever reason I seem to have ended up with a bunch of them. And so I have been snacking on cookies and occasionally enjoying the fun dip into som...
  • Nov 16, 2016

      One thing that I like about the restaurant Chipotle is they include interesting side stories, lessons, etc. on their cups and on their bags. Most of them are pretty decent while border either on inspirational, a bit educational about t...
  • Nov 15, 2016

     Downtown Mass is the core of Lawrence and one where art is the ruler. At almost any given time you will find someone playing an instrument and/or singing, you will find different art projects or pieces of art scattered throughout that a...
  • Nov 15, 2016

      It was around 4th grade when I found out about palindromes but the word doesn't always stick with me. As a result since of my fascination I started to make palindrome lists whenever I was bored.  Furthermore I had also done a D&D ...
  • Nov 15, 2016

     I really didn't have a chance of planning this out and thinking ahead of my options for my sister chose to help me at the last minute. Thus my candy choices were those that wouldn't be eaten by my niece so it was a very interesting mixt...
  • Watkins Museum of History, Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS, United States
    Nov 14, 2016

     I am not truly a person of architectural expertise or a studier of the arts so on Friday when we were around the Watkins my sister asked me if I had seen the dragon. I told her I hadn't and did we really have one?  We actually have fou...
  • Nov 14, 2016

     I read The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf yesterday to my niece. Since it was part of a compilation of a bunch of books together in one the pictures were caught to make the story not so long, which is a sorrow since some of the pictur...
  • Nov 14, 2016

      This is one of those books that no matter your age and/or gender you will be able to relate to. And for some of us it seems like we have more bad days while things never seem to go right when we want them to or turn out just the way th...
  • Nov 14, 2016

     Interesting way of being a bit sarcastic.... 
  • Nov 13, 2016

     There are always a lot of pieces of art that I come across in my life where I like it without giving it a thought. Some pieces unfortunately seem to disappear back into the darkness where I cannot find them again unless I return to the ...
  • Nov 13, 2016

     When I was in my middle and high school, maybe also my later elementary school, years this was a difficult thing to admit. I like being smart, I like knowing things that others didn't like the aardwolf, which even the teacher hadn't hea...
  • Nov 12, 2016

     It has definitely been a long time since I had this cereal and it was okay to eat once more. The only thing that threw me was the fact that when I randomly looked at the box I found that it has been genetically engineered, which I am no...
  • Nov 10, 2016

    1. Ugli Fruit - Feb 10, 2016  2. Kiwi - Mar 17, 2016 3. Jackfruit - Aug 21, 2016 4. Avocado - Nov 5, 2016     Guac doesn't count since there are added ingredient5s 5. Cactus Pear (Prickly Pear) - Nov 10, 2016    In conclusion to be...
  • Nov 10, 2016

      I know that I don't have a truly pretty picture of a cubed mango but it was some time after 3 am and I was just wanting to give it a try. Unfortunately I was none too happy with the taste of this particular mango whether it was due to ...
  • Nov 10, 2016

     Oct 21, 2016 - Being Heavenly Father's Daughter  Oct 22, 2016: Getting a pretty decent picture of a crow this morning upon walking from the bus stop to my apartment room and also putting my now clean and well-used mink blanket back in ...
  • Oct 31, 2016

     Since of the lack of funds I chose to go as a librarian until this idea stole upon me as I was working since I work retail. As a result I ended up being Princess Elizabeth aka the Paper Bag Princess.  The outfit was a rough thing to ma...
  • Oct 31, 2016

     There are 30 offered stories on https://americanliterature.com/halloween. I want to spend the day reading in preparation for the night and see how man y I can get rea...
  • Oct 22, 2016

     Even with all of the dates that I have had no one has given me flowers before so much was my surprise when I walked into work on a day that I normally was thought to be off and told that someone had something for me. I was of course sur...
  • Oct 19, 2016

     Based upon the Self-Review found in The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love That Lasts by Gary Chapman.  Basically I think I should be reading the singles version but my friend recommended and allowed me to borrow her copy so I can't ...
  • Oct 12, 2016

      I have been a member of the Goodreads website since August 2013  when I tripped over it. I love the site and the numerous chances that it provides me with to explore my bibliophile interests.  My profile mentions that I started in Sept...
  • Oct 10, 2016

     I have had the pleasure of viewing the Mississippi River twice - once on the train and this time over the weekend. Just coming upon this huge river and seeing it no matter in what type of vehicle or even in person is awe-inspiring for e...
  • Camp Nauvoo, Nauvoo, IL, United States
    Oct 10, 2016

    **Not My Pic**  I have always wanted to see a wild coyote and/or hear them sing just as much as I would love to hear a wolf pack in the wild. Anyway we were staying in the cabins at Camp Nauvoo when I woke up around midnight to use the ...
  • MO, United States; Lawrence, KS
    Oct 10, 2016

     I am still not quite sure what the name for this phenomena is but I have only seen it twice and both of them in skies where the sun has been setting. Interestingly enough both events have been while I was traveling home in October - one...
  • Oct 8, 2016

      I cannot say exactly what year it was when I went grocery shopping with a friend and came upon jasmine rice. For whatever reason I was intrigued and wanted to eventually try it but since then have been arguing with myself. I am not a b...
  • Oct 8, 2016

      The temple itself becomes a symbol. If you have seen one of the temples at night, fully lighted, you know what an impressive sight that can be. The house of the Lord, bathed in light, standing out in the darkness, becomes symbolic of t...
  • Nauvoo, IL, United States
    Oct 8, 2016

     As a member of the LDS Church this holds a very special place in the history of the past members. For me the trip wasn't a pilgrimage but more of a chance to travel, to put a face down on a location, to visit another temple and to enjoy...
  • Oct 6, 2016

     My city is kind of known for its steep hills, its history and its parks while occasionally tucked all over the place are various little niches to sit down to rest, artwork of various sorts and just random other items to see. Tucked alon...
  • Oct 3, 2016

      My church has what is known as Family Home Evenings. Basically with your family unit you get together to read Scripture, learn and possibly do an activity but since we are part of the Young Singles Adult ward we end up gathering with o...
  • Oct 1, 2016

     I can definitely do better in practicing and learning this one, especially when it comes to the really small noodles. We had General Conference and part of it was after lunch thus as a result some of our church members went out. They b...
  • Sep 30, 2016

      For about a year now I have been trying to find a way of setting up a free library since I am a constant source of read books that need a home and it is much easier to have a place to drop them off without me having to hunt down one of...
  • Sep 24, 2016

     This has actually been my lot a bunch of times as I am more or less a night worker so when I get out the buses are just starting to run. And mostly on the weekends the buses are running a bunch slower than they normally do the rest of t...
  • Mass Street Soda, Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS, United States
    Sep 23, 2016

       I am not a Potterhead nor do I try to attempt all things Potter into my world. Instead when I came across this particular drink I was more driven by curiousity in seeing how butter beer may taste. True the actual drink spoken of in th...
  • Sep 23, 2016

     I appreciate all those who are following my bucketlist for sometimes upon looking at it this bucketlist isn't one of the most glamorous out there. Although there are some things that I would like to do that are big and flashy or even tr...
  • Pet World Experience, West 23rd Street, Lawrence, KS, United States
    Sep 21, 2016

      I love animals and I love the fact that we have a pet store that allows so much social interaction with various ones such as the ferrets the last time and the chance to be able to enjoy this beautiful bird who has no name as of this ti...
  • Sep 20, 2016

     1. Rootbeer Milk - Jun 3, 2016  2. Dark Chocolate Milk - Sept 20, 2016  3. Mint Milk - Sept 20, 2016
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