To Do

588. Buy a video camera

Updated May 4, 2009 My aunt and uncle had a video camera when I was a kid. It was monstrosity – a gigantic heavy thing had to be loaded up with VHS tapes. Now, I’d like to have a Flip. They’re so cute!

536. Own a kooky umbrella

Updated February 21, 2010 Have you ever seen those photographs of the streets of Manhattan in the rain? Everyone’s walking along wearing gray and beige coats and carrying black unbrellas. How easy it would be to stand out in that crowd with a pink raincoat, someĀ  cute rain boots, and a really fun and bright […]

197. Buy something at Tiffany’s

I’d love to own a beautiful necklace or right-hand diamond ring from Tiffany’s.

184. Have a house on the ocean

It would be paradise to fall asleep to the sound of the waves each night.

137. One day spend $1000 on at least five things

Updated February 8, 2009 It’s not so hard or uncommon to spend $1000 in one day – but it’s usually because you’re making a large purchase – a car, a house, a boat, or even a large appliance. I’d like to just go out on a shopping spree – go clothes shopping, spend some time […]

7. Own my very own house

Updated September 19, 2010 It’s not so much the probably wise investment as the ability to paint the walls and re-tile the bathroom at will that attracts me. Someday I will own a home. I’ve started a special savings account earmarked for home ownership and am putting away a few pennies into it each month.