30 THINGS BEFORE 30 BUCKET LIST
I have been feeling nostalgic recently, I highly suspect it has to do with my recent graduation from college. I’ve been filled with thoughts o now that school’s done what’s next? I remember my teenage years, when I couldn’t wait to grow up.
Growing up is not easy, now that I have a few years left to 30, I can’t help but think about the things I want for myself before 30.
I have compiled a list 30 things I want before I turn 30 in no particular order.
1. MOVE TO ANOTHER COUNTRY
Moving to another country before 30 is on he very top off my 30 things before 30 list. I want to experience another culture, gain more experiences.
2. TRAVEL THE WORLD
This is another wish I have, at 30 I want to have travelled the world or at least most countries in the world.
3. LEARN A NEW SKILL
I want to learn a new, Maybe fashion designing, Maybe attend a dance class, or even learn attend art class.
4. FACE MY FEARS
I hate heights, but I want to over come my fear of heights before 30. I want to go bungee jumping or swimming with sharks( I can’t swim for the fear of drowning).
5. TAKE MY COOKING SKILLS TO THE NEXT LEVEL.
Learning to cook professionally ranks high on my list,to cook for my dinner guests or even myself. I also want to learn to cook foreign dishes.
6. LEARN CALLIGRAPHY
Because why not? I might have a use for handwritten invitations later, or even turn it to a side hustle.
7. BUY A HOUSE
Buying a house sounds so adult-like but I want to have a house I can call my own. A house that truly belongs to me.
8. START A BUSINESS
Starting a business is a very very vivid dream of mine, I dream of starting and running a successful business.
9. BE FINANCIALLY STABLE
I grew up without that sense of security and I long for it.
10. LEARN NEW LANGUAGES
I wish to learn at least 3 new languages. Spanish,mandarin and Korean.
11. TRAVEL SOLO
This counts as part of my fears I need to overcome. I loathe found places alone, I feel like something bad might happen to me. I have watched one too many episodes of true crime daily.
12. FUNDRAISE OR VOLUNTEER IN A CAUSE I BELIEVE IN
There are so many things wrong in the world today, many people and places need help. I happen to be very passionate about helping abused/ battered women and underprivileged children. Starting a NGO is the ultimate dream.
13. GO ON A CRUISE
I have never been on a boat or anything ( fear of water) I would like to go on a cruise before 30
14. GO SKIING
I have never lived in a place that had snow, I’ve never had the opportunity to ski.
15. STAY DEBT FREE
Staying debt free means a lot to me and it’s a dream I must attain before 30.
16. HAVE A JOB I AM PASSIONATE ABOUT
I don’t want to just have a job, I want to have a job I love and passionate about.
17. START SAVING
At 30 I want to have an impressive savings. Financial security is something I long for and I will attain before 30.
18. GET ENGAGED/ MARRIED
I want to get married before 30 or at the very least be engaged to a man I love.
19. GET FIT
I have been struggling with my weight since my late teenage years, my goal is to get fit before 30.
20. SPLURGE ON SOMETHING EXPENSIVE
I want to be in a place where I can totally splurge on something expensive that I really want before 30.
21. STOP HOLDING GRUDGES
I want to stop holding grudges before 30 and just let things be, I want to attain that level of maturity before 30.
22. MAKE PEACE WITH MYSELF
Before 30 I want to be at peace with myself, love my self unconditionally and put myself first.
23. GET A PET
I want to have a dog or two before 30
24. GO CAMPING
I have never been camping, I want to do that before 30
25. LEARN TO SWIM
I have never learned to swim, I want to do that before 30
26. GO ON A ROAD TRIP WITH BESTIE
I have been on a road trip but never with bestie, it’s something I want to do before 30
27. DROP TOXIC PEOPLE
This goes with saying, at 30 I want to be able to walk away from toxic people and not be inclined to be treated less than I deserve.
28. LIVE FOR ME
I want to leave for me, be me, for me.
29. DO SOMETHING NICE FOR SOMEONE EVERYDAY
I want to be in a place where I can put a smile on someone’s face everyday. To do nice things for strangers every day is a wish of mine.
30. SPEND A WEEK IN BORA BORA
I have always wanted to go to this place, of course I don’t have the funds now, but to go there before 30. If not with my husband/fiancé , then with my bestie or mom or even by myself.
I want to look back at my 20s and smile at the memories, I don’t want to look back with regrets and thoughts of what could have been.
This is your time to live,
Map out your own bucket list today.
All the best,