Here’s a look at my upcoming plans:

*Click on the calendar event to see the full description

Ideas List:

  1. Starting my blog! Wine, apps, sunset on the beach
  2. Goat yoga (4/13)
  3. JAX (Jacksonville, Florida) 7/24-7/28
  4. Aruba! (4/26)
  5. Bluewater Bay Art Festival (4/6)
  6. Go dancing!
  7. Standup Paddleboarding
  8. Find a hike (fall, when it’s cooler)
  9. Explore Scenic Highway 30a in SoWal 4/19 *rescheduling due to storms*
  10. Explore Navarre Beach, Florida
  11. Check in on Mexico Beach, Florida, post-hurricane Michael
  12. Painting with a Twist or Paint n Sip
  13. St. Augustine, Florida
  14. Concert at The Gulf, Fort Walton Beach, Florida
  15. Maddie Kelly concert in the village (season is 9/12 – 10/10)
  16. Maddie Kelly show in Niceville, Florida
  17. Talk to a stranger
  18. Volunteer at something
  19. Learn about the area’s history/museum?
  20. Bead show (events for jewelry-makers to purchase supplies and get inspired) 7/27 (in St. Augustine)
  21. Visit the USVI (11/30!)
  22. Visit Pensacola
  23. Visit the Bonsai Farm
  24. Enter a writing contest
  25. Tops’l state park
  26. Take Mac swimming at the beach
  27. Fairhope/Daphne, Alabama
  28. Go to a movie by myself
  29. Go out to eat by myself
  30. Do a fundraiser for a charity
  31. Do a night SUP or kayak
  32. Try my hand at pottery
  33. Winetasting
  34. Spa day (massage, pedi, facial)
  35. Savannah, Georgia
  36. Have a party at my house
  37. DeFrance Antiques -sign painting workshop (4/19)
  38. Canoeing or kayaking on the Blackwater River
  39. Crab Island (a sandbar where boats and other watercraft gather for beer, sun, and music)
  40. Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center
  41. Gulf Place Wine Walkabout on a Thursday, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
  42. ArtsQuest art festival at Grand Boulevard (5/11-12)
  43. Karaoke
  44. See the Blue Angels
  45. Learn a new language
  46. Try a new craft, such as macrame or knitting or weaving or making fabric beads
  47. Learn something new at work ALL YEAR LONG! ha
  48. Go camping
  49. Submit a piece of writing for publication
  50. Join a meetup
  51. Join or create a book club
  52. Go a week without internet or social media or TV
  53. Learn metalworking for my jewelry-making
  54. Take a photography class
  55. Take a self-defense class
  56. Sit and watch the planes land and take off at one of the military bases
  57. Visit a temple or ?
  58. Plant an herb garden
  59. Make a terrarium
  60. Go to a nude beach
  61. Take a train somewhere
  62. Accept an invitation
  63. Read about the history of Ireland
  64. Send off a message in a bottle
  65. Take three cool photos a day for a week
  66. Have a picnic
  67. Give only yes replies for a week
  68. Do or 23 and me or ?
  69. Take a helicopter tour of Destin and the Emerald Coast
  70. Watch a golf tournament and try to learn about it
  71. Swim in the gulf
  72. Walk from ? to ?
  73. Close my eyes, point at a map, and go
  74. Try acupuncture for my lumbar spine and hip issues
  75. Give up sugar completely for a month
  76. Work on a piece of writing for one hour every day for a week
  77. Go fishing
  78. Find the cheapest airfare I can find and go
  79. Help a stranger
  80. Learn to sail
  81. Do a segway tour in Destin
  82. The Gulfarium
  83. Gulf Breeze zoo
  84. Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge
  85. Have a winetasting party
  86. Do a dive – go to the Underwater Museum of Art? With Emerald Coast Scuba in Destin?
  87. Peter Anderson Pottery and Art Festival in Ocean Springs, MS in November 1-3
  88. Pickleball (what is that?)
  89. Ziplining
  90. Paragliding
  91. Skydiving
  92. Visit Dolphin Research Center on Marathon Key, the Florida Keys. Idea courtesy of Debbie Snelling – thank you Debbie!
  93. Explore the dune lakes
  94. Do a 5k 4/20 – Run for Joy in Niceville
  95. Do one of the Polar Bear Plunge fundraisers
  96. Visit the Florida Keys 10/11 – 10/15
  97. Visit Jekyll Island, Georgia 8/16 – 8/18
  98. Maddie Kelly Annual Festival of the Arts 10/26 – 10/27