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Weekly challenge #74

AifeAife LondonPosts: 2,207 Moderator
Hey everyone,

This week's challenge is the bucket list challenge! There's lots of ways you can get involved in this challenge. If you already have a bucket list, share something that's on your list with everyone below. If you've already ticked something off your list, let us know what it is. If you haven't got a bucket list, now's your chance to make one. :) 

Something that's on my bucket list is to see the Northern Lights! 

I hope you enjoy this week's challenge :) 

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- Aife

Weekly challenge #74 4 votes

Word association game
75% 3 votes
Comment hello in as many languages as you can
25% 1 vote
Maybe somethings don't get better, but we do. We get stronger. We learn to live with our situations as messy and ugly as they are. We fix what we can and we adapt to what we can't. Maybe some of us will never fully be okay, but at least we're here. We're still trying. We're doing the best we can. That's worth celebrating too ❤

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  • AidanAidan Clever idiot Posts: 2,823 Boards Guru
    I've got a few things on my bucket list, the further down it goes the more unlikely they get :joy:

    •Go somewhere with no light pollution and see the stars
    •Find my great-great-grandfather's name on the Menin Gate
    •Run the London Marathon
    •Climb the other 2 of the 3 peaks and eat doughnuts at the summits (got Snowden down already, ate some doughnuts at the highest point of Wales and think the theme should continue lol)
    •Parachute from a plane
    •SCUBA dive
    •(Like you!) See the norther/southern lights
    •Visit every continent
    •Tour the wonders of the world (and see some more stuff too)
    •Go to space

    So yeah I'm gonna be busy :joy:

    "Do, or do not, there is no try" <(•.•)>              
    LaineBubblesGoesBoo
  • BubblesGoesBooBubblesGoesBoo Sunny ScotlandPosts: 3,576 Community Veteran
    my bucket list is loooong haha, gold star if you get to the end :+1:  might use this week as an excuse to tick some more off :) 

    1. Let go of a floating lantern
    2. Go on a camping trip with all of my friends
    3. Make a daisy chain crown
    4. Play twister with paint
    5. Kiss someone under the mistletoe 
    6. Be retweeted by somebody famous
    7. Sleep in a blanket fort with my best friend
    8. Find out my blood type
    9. Make toffee apples
    10. Go to an ice bar 
    11. Use a fake name at Starbucks   (used the name Batman)
    12. Light a dandelion on fire
    13. Tie messages to balloons and let them go
    14. Tell ghost storys around a camp fire
    15. Own pets named after cartoon characters
    16. Roller blade along the beach
    17. Play in a human hamster ball
    18. Send a letter to a random address and see if they write back
    19. Have a pajama party
    20. Start blogging regularly 
    21. Get a meaningful tattoo
    22. Go to a haunted house
    23. Kiss someone through midnight on the 31st of December
    24. Be 100% honest for an entire day
    25. Get my license and a car
    26. Fly in a hot air balloon
    27. See the northern lights
    28. Run everyday for a year
    29. Publish a book
    30. Visit Bora Bora 
    31. Carve my name into a tree in my hometown
    32. Wish on a shooting star
    33. Leave a nice note on a strangers car
    34. Be confident about my self, my looks, and who I am
    35. Tie dye t-shirts 
    36. Be vegetarian for a week  (a week turned into 3 years)
    37. Stop being shy.
    38. Go to the wizarding world of Harry Potter
    39. Have a paint fight
    40. Learn how to surf
    41. Make my own ice cream
    42. Catch a jar of lightening bugs
    43. Spend the night at an aquarium
    44. Learn to skateboard properly
    45. Create melted crayon art
    46. Get in a taxi and yell ‘follow that car’
    47. Be in 2 countries at once
    48. Make my parents proud 
    49. Finish everything on my bucket list 


    ' So I put a bullet where I shouda put a helmet, and I crash my car cause I wanna get carried away, that's why I'm standing on the overpass screaming at myself 'hey, I wanna get better''  
    Aidan
  • AidanAidan Clever idiot Posts: 2,823 Boards Guru
    edited November 2018
    That all sounds great @BubblesGoesBoo, but you can save that gold star for when you make it to the end!
    "Do, or do not, there is no try" <(•.•)>              
    BubblesGoesBoo
  • Millie2787Millie2787 🐶 💜 Posts: 3,733 Community Veteran
    My bucket list is 
    1. To Go Abroad
    2. Get my License 
    3. work With Special Needs
    4. Go to London
    5. Fly in a plane
    6. Go to Disney land pairs
    7. go to a summer camp in america as a member of staff
    8. Go to Disney Land Florida
    9. Go to Alton towers
    10. Go to thorpe Park
    11. Go To Drayton Manor
    12. Go to Pleasure Beach
    13. Go to winter Wonderland
    14. get my early years practice to teach qualification
    15. Become a Mental Health/Childrens Nurse
    16. Set Up an teenage Mental health reatreat house
    17. go camping 

    Sometimes all you need is one person to believe in you , for you to begin to believe in yourself.
    AidanBubblesGoesBoo
  • ShaunieShaunie Posts: 11,765 An Original Mixlorian


    Something that's on my bucket list is to see the Northern Lights! 
    Wanna to do this too. 

    Also wanna go on a hot air balloon ride. And cant think of anything else atm ah
    .
  • DancerDancer Posts: 4,859 The Mix Elder
    1. Get a boyfriend- Done
    2. Go to Iceland (the country)
    3. Hope that my parents win the lottery.
    4. Find a cure for cancer.
    5. Get my grades up.
    6. Not swear for a week.
    7. Sing baby shark in 5 languages.
    8. Fly without my parents.
    9. Pack a suitcase without help.
    10. Adopt.
    11. Not have suicidal thoughts for a month.
    12. See the Northern Lights.
    13. Go to Italy.
    14. Go to Australia.
    15. Not be in a financial problem.
    16. Have decent teeth.
    It's Christmas time. There's no need to be afraid. At Christmas time we let in light and we banish shade. And in our world of plenty we can spread a smile of joy. Throw your arms around the world at Christmas time.
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