To-do list

These are planned things to do, but sometimes I’m more spontaneous and don’t follow the list.

Silly and quick


Sports and exercise


  • Swim in the Pacific
  • Visit Munich
  • Visit the Alps
  • Visit Another Fine Fest
  • Visit a rainforest
  • Visit somewhere new without planning it (get on the next train/bus etc. without knowing the destination in advance)
  • Stay in a castle

Food and drink


  • Visit a part of the city I’ve not been to before
  • Visit a free museum on SaTOURday
  • Hike in Taunus
  • Try a new cocktail bar
  • Successfully go Geocaching
  • Grill in the park
  • Pick wild garlic in the forest
  • Go bird watching
  • Pick strawberries at a farm
  • Watch a film in German at the cinema
  • Use an e-scooter
  • See a local band
  • Go to a slam poetry night

Big asks

  • Go skydiving
  • Be in a TV show audience
  • Be an awards-show seat filler
  • Be an extra in TV or film
  • Do a pull-up (thanks Gergana!)
  • Drive a car
  • Go hang gliding
  • Teach a class
  • Be in two countries at once


  • Make a meal for a homeless person
  • Pay for the shopping of the person behind
  • Have a 24hr digital detox
  • Spend the first ten minutes of the day outside
  • Pick up rubbish that’s not mine
  • Join a protest
  • Make a speech
  • Become a test reader for a publishing house
  • Make a profit on the stock market (thanks James!)
  • Learn how to pick a lock (thanks James!)
  • Learn some survival skills
  • Hang a picture
  • Start/join a book club
  • Start/join a film club
  • Watch a sunrise and sunset on the same day
  • Send flowers to someone
  • Fix something around the house
  • Officially become a lady
  • Order room service
  • Invent something
  • Try a new board game
  • Make a will
  • Sell something on Ebay
  • Take a vow of silence for the day (thanks for the inspiration Mayfaring!)
  • Hug a tree (thanks Amy!)
  • Volunteer for a new cause
  • Say yes to everything all day
  • Say no to everything all day
  • Leave somebody a really big tip
  • Make some public art (thanks Gergana!)
  • Sell something I’ve made (thanks Gergana!)

Fun with others


Fun others

  • Learn how to play bridge
  • Do a comedy workshop
  • Make a VR game
  • Learn to spin plates
  • Try a salt cave (thanks Gergana!)
  • Try an ice bar
  • Attend a new religious service
  • Meditate at a Buddhist Priory
  • Tend a miniature garden and/or bonsai tree
  • Play the drums
  • Record a podcast (thanks James!)
  • Contact somebody with the same name as me (thanks James!)
  • Bang a gong
  • Milk a cow
  • Learn to skim stones
  • Send a message in a bottle (thanks for the inspiration Mayfaring!)

Thought of something not on the list? Please get in touch! I need enough ideas to get me through the whole year, big, small, or anything in between.

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