101 in 1001 Days Challenge

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101 in 1001 Days Challenge

Having read a post on The OMG Diaries blog, where Sophie complied a list of 101 challenges that she wanted to complete in 1001 days, I have been inspired write my own 101 Challenge. It is like a mini bucket list with a timeframe!

Like Sophie, I have done a mix of personal, health, travel, financial and fun, but also I have 10 slots for suggestions from any of my readers, so get your thinking caps on and join me over the next 143 weeks as I try to complete as many as possible.

Start Date: 24th March 2018
End Date: 19th December 2020

- In progress
- Completed

Travel

1 - Visit all 5 continents - Europe, Africa, Australasia, North America, South America
2 -♥ Paddle in 4 seas, 2 oceans, visit 2 deserts
3 -♥ Live in a foreign country for 3 months
4 -Go to at least 6 countries each year (2018, 2019 & 2020)
5 -♥ Write an Alphabet of places in the world to visit
6 - Visit at least half my Alphabet list
7 - Do the Scottish North Coast 500
8 - Cross the Arctic Circle
9 - Visit Madagascar
10 - Visit Bhutan
11 - Visit Vietnam
12 - Visit Barcelona

Blogging & Social Media

46 -Start a Youtube Vlog Channel
47 -Blog at least 4 times a month
48 -Go to a blogger meet up
49 -Post 250 blog posts
50 -♥ Reach 1,000 Facebook followers
51 -Present a Talk
52 -♥ Reach 2,500 Instagram followers

Health & Fitness

38 - Achieve my ideal weight
39 - Try a Bikram Yoga class
40 - Practice yoga daily for a month
41 - Go without chocolate for a month
42 - Learn to meditate
43 - Visit a spa
44 - Visit a yoga retreat abroad
45 - Master going underwater when snorkelling

Education

60 -♥ Fluent in 2 more languages - Indonesian and Japanese!
61 -♥ Learn how to edit my videos
62 -Join a book group
63 -Read 250 books
64 -Read a non-fiction book every month
65 - Learn a new skill

Finances

73 - Go on a spending ban for a month (other than essentials)
74 - Write a book and monetise it
75 - Develop an e-course and monetise it
76 -♥ Save £10,000
77 - Save £10 for every task I complete - £80 (Sept 18)
78 -♥ Earn over 6 figures annually

Reader Suggestions

90 - Visit the USA - from Joelle
91 - Bake a perfect loaf of bread - from Danielle @ Severn Bites
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Experiences

13 - Visit a Rainforest
14 - Throw a dart at a map and just go!
15 - Swim with the jellyfish in Palau
16 - Go to a Holi Colour Festival in India
17 - Go to the La Tomatina in Spain
18 - Watch the Calcio Storico in Florence
19 - Go to Glastonbury
20 - Visit Montparnasse in Paris
21 - Sleep on a houseboat
22 - Explore Angkor Wat in Cambodia
23 -♥ Apply to volunteer at the 2020 Olympics in Japan
24 - Visit the Rainbow Dunes in Peru
25 - Watch a live Grand Prix abroad
26 - Fly Business or First Class
27 - See the Aurora Borealis
28 - Master Paddleboarding
29 - Lie on a beach in Goa
30 - Go for a helicopter ride
31 - Appear in a Bollywood movie
32 - Go to an Indian Wedding
33 -♥ Swim with manta rays or stingrays
34 - Take a trip with my Mum
35 - Go on a safari
36 - Attend a Japenese Tea Ceremony in Japan
37 - Visit the Giraffe Hotel in Nairobi

Giving Back

53 -♥ Raise £1,000 for charity
54 - Sponsor an underprivileged child
55 - Volunteer in an animal sanctuary
56 - Volunteer to teach children English
57 - Sponsor with Lendwithcare
58 -Daily random act of kindness
59 -Donate Blood regularly

Culture

66 -Visit 50 Unesco World Heritage sites
67 - Go to a ballet abroad
68 - Go to an opera abroad
69 - Visit the Uffizi Gallery in Florence and see the "Birth of Venus by Botticelli"
70 -Visit The 7 wonders of the modern world
71 - Read 12 Classic books
72 - Go to the Last Night of the Proms

Random

79 -♥ Stop watching TV for a month
80 -♥ Make a Vision Board 
81 -♥ Do 20 things outside of my comfort zone
82 -♥ Go a whole day without the internet
83 - Leave a hidden note somewhere
84 - Do 20 spontaneous things
85 -Keep a journal daily

Food

86 - Write a recipe e-book
87 - Try five new cuisines every year
88 - Go on a cooking course in as many foreign countries as I can
89 - Learn to make pasta from scratch

And Finally......

100 - Inspire someone else to create their own list
101 - Complete this list


Which of my 101 are you most excited to read about? Leave me a comment below and I’ll be sure to create an article just for you! Have I inspired you to create your own 101? I’d love to hear from you!


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  1. Oh Larch this post has really got my creative juices flowing! I’m going to have to write my own list now – I love the idea of making a plan and then working towards achieving it!

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