Sparkly & Slimming….a Weight Loss Blog

Samantha's journey to slim down, while remaining sparkly!

Summer Bucket List

on June 25, 2012

Jolene recently posted a summer bucket list and I thought “Man! I need to do that”. So, after days of procrastination – here it is. 🙂

Summer Bucket List

1. Eat watermelon ~ I know this is weird but I hate it and I need to embrace it.

2. Hike Mount Monadnock w/ Stasia

3. barre n9ne rundate (but I’ll walk)…I have been saying I’ll do this for a while. 2 miles in 45 mins is totally doable! I need to do it!

4. Find restaurants with outdoor eating and enjoy it as much as possible! Every fall I look wistfully at pictures of people eating outside and enjoying fresh air and think  “Dammit why didn’t I do that!”.

5. See as much fireworks as possible. I ❤ fireworks! I’m committed to Danvers and I will drive anywhere to see a good show! Where is your favorite?

6.  Explore Boston. I used to go into the city all the time when I was in college- now it’s been ages. Time to venture into the city!

7. ROADTRIP!! I love roadtrips and it’s been way too long. I’m thinking Maine, maybe New Jersey- someplace close but different. 🙂

8. Foxwoods / Mohegan Sun trip- I’m not a huge gambler but I do love the occasional casino trip with potential for fancy dinners (like at craft – *swoon*)

9. Visit SOWA (and scope food trucks like Roxy’s Grilled Cheese) – who wants to come?!

10. Rock capris. I have come to terms with my ugly legs-  but at least once this summer I am going to wear capris. In public. Pictures will not be taken. LOL.

11. Walk the entire lake @ Wakefield – Lake Quannapowitt. 3.2 miles of lovely breeze and sunshine!

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9 responses to “Summer Bucket List

  1. Jess Sutera says:

    awesome list!! I LOVE eating outside at restaurants — my fave place to do that these days is on the waterfront in Salem, at Finz is a PERFECT spot for it. Right on the water, its gorgeous. Or make it your own and picnic it up in the park somewhere instead. Equally lovely 🙂

  2. Stasia says:

    There’s a groupon, or one of those other coupon sites, for Mohegan Sun. Its for nights Sun-Thursday, but I heart slot machines, so I’ll definitely go!

  3. jobo says:

    You can totally rock the rundate in 45 mins. AND the lake. I love those two goals/bucket list items for the summer! Great list!!

  4. Annette says:

    Just love #4. Every year I tell my husband I am going to write a list of all the restaurants in our area with patios, so we have a reference for when we go out to eat. To me, there is not much better than dining outside when the weather is fabulous!

  5. Nicolle says:

    If you’re heading to NJ, you might as well stop by Philly…it’s prettier anyway 🙂

  6. Hazimax says:

    just discovered your blog today! Very inspiring, funny, and excellently written. it may take me a while but i’m reading all the way back to the beginning.. Well done on your loss so far.

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