Mini Bucket List – Things to do before 25

If you don’t already know me, I love making lists and nothing gives me more satisfaction than crossing things off.

A couple weeks ago I turned 24, which isn’t a big deal, but the number definitely hit me in the face. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t feel 24 nor is it old, but now more than ever I feel like I am being required to face adulthood. Reflecting back on these past twenty-three years, I have realized just how fortunate I have been to experience some once in a lifetime type of experiences. Looking at the year ahead I hope to add to my collection of experiences. And what better way to start than to create a list of the things I hope to experience by my next birthday. Time tends to fly by and we get caught up with work or school and lose our dreams along the way. For this reason, I think it’s important to make a list or even a vision board that you see regularly to remind you of all the things you want to accomplish! So being the responsible “adult” that I am (lol) I couldn’t wait to start literally making my list and start checking things off.

Think of this as a mini bucket list, and if you want to create your own please feel free to use my list as inspiration! 


This trip is already booked and I am sooo excited for this girls trip!

 Enchanted Rock

 Hiking up Enchanted Rock needs to happen this year.

Get into Graduate school 

I have started studying for the GMAT, but I do need to create a study schedule and stick to it. If any of you are planning to go to graduate school I recommend using Magoosh to help you study.

Learn how to make macaroons

Just something fun to learn. My favs are pistachio and Rose! Mmmmmm

Go horseback riding

I have always wanted to go horseback riding, but I am definitely scared.

Try cauliflower pizza

Something I have seen ALL over Pinterest – need to try it.

Go salsa dancing

Because, why not?

Attend the Cherry Blossom festival in DC

Have you seen the pictures? No explanation needed.

Learn how to change a tire

This seems like something I should’ve learned a couple years ago lol

Color Run/Glow Run

My cousins have done one of these and absolutely recommend it.

 The State Fair 

This is an annual fair in Dallas, TX (September 30th – October 23rd).

Visit Harry Potter world in Orlando

Last time I went to Universal Studios, HP world was still under construction 😦

Purchase my first luxury handbag

Now that I can afford to splurge I want to start.

Start a YouTube channel

I keep thinking about starting, but have never taken the plunge.

Fly a kite

Never successfully flown a kite – it’s harder than you think!

Learn how to do calligraphy

Forgot how much I wanted to learn this beautiful skill!

Learn how to cook Biryani 

I don’t know how to cook any Pakistani/Indian food. I know. SMH


New Orleans, Louisiana. Again, no explanation needed.

I will be crossing things off and posting them on Instagram as soon as I complete them!

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