The Darling Nomadess: 30 Before 30

Friday, November 18, 2016

30 Before 30

I'm goal-oriented and love creating lists - daily to do lists, monthly and annual goals, grocery lists, things I need in my closet get the picture. So why not a 30 before 30 list? I've had this list in my drafts since my 25th birthday back in July (!) and figure I should finally hit the publish button!

1. Travel to 30 countries (current #: 17)
2. Travel to all 50 USA States (current # 28)
3. Hike a major USA Trail (Appalachian Trail or Pacific Crest Trail)
4. Pay off all student loans
5. Hitchhike
6. Attend a major music festival
7. Skydive
8. Summit a 14,000 ft.+ mountain
9. Snowboard a Black Diamond
10. Speak another language fluently
11. Celebrate Mardi Gras in New Orleans
12. Vacation on a yacht (August 2016) read about it here!
13. Hike to Havasu Falls in the Grand Canyon
14. Raise a puppy
15. Learn to code
16. Photograph the stars well
17. Get my Master's degree
18. Go white water rafting
19. Ride a hot air balloon
20. Throw an epic party (September 2016)
21. Learn to drive & get a driver's license
22. Scuba Dive
23. Read 30 books
24. Grow vegetables or herbs
25. Visit to a sloth sanctuary
26. Volunteer with elephants (ethically)
27. Master a food dish that is popular amongst family and friends (Cheesecake, September 2016)
28. Own a pink sofa
29. Write letters to 30 people who have influenced my life
30. Visit 25 US National Parks (current #: 11)

Do you have a 30 before 30 (or similar) list? What do you hope to accomplish?

With Love,


  1. Oh Ashliegh I love these! So many goals, I love following along on your adventures! Can't wait to see everything more that you do!

  2. So many great things on this list like riding in a hot air balloon and raising a puppy. And yeah, paying off student debt is also a priority for me!

  3. Hmm... what was your big giant epic party? ;) lol


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