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Complete restoring my house
Vintage 1930's mediterranean style home, overlooking long island sound. I have finished: Living room, Kitchen, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, Front hallway and stairs, Upstairs hallway and stairs, Attic, Butler's....
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updated: May 15, 2010
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Do a long sailing passage.
Sail a long offshore passage.

Completed!
Sailed a Caliber 47 from Forked River to Bermuda, then on to St. Maartin. November 2008. Quite a trip.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oKAY25pSX08
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updated: May 15, 2010
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Drink Beer in Munich during Octoberfest
Pretty much says it all. Biggest party in the world. (Ok, in Germany) I have family background there, and would love to see it.
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updated: Jan 5, 2012
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Drive Blue Ridge Parkway in a convertible
Looks like a beautiful drive!

http://adventure.howstuffworks.com/scenic-drive-in-north-carolina-blue-ridge-parkway-ga.htm
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updated: May 16, 2010
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Get my captain's license
Get Coast Guard certification.
- Nearly there. I Pick up my TWIC on Tuesday, and have completed all paperwork. All I have to do is submit it. Oh, and track down my original Social Security card.
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updated: May 18, 2010
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Learn Spanish
... enough to be able to converse with locals and get around, order food, talk about myself, and understand others when traveling. Particularly getting into and out of central american countries.
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updated: Oct 21, 2017
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torgersende wrote: Oct 21, 2017
Living aboard the sailboat now, and in Panama after being in Colombia, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, and making my way pretty well. Currently my speaking is better than my understanding (hearing). But really getting there!





Learn to play play the guitar.
Ok, so I can do 4 chords, and strum a little, but I want to be able to finger-pick, and do some blues riffs to the level where I don't have to apologize for having a guitar, and not playing it.
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updated: May 15, 2010
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Live aboard my own sailboat for at least a year.

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updated: May 16, 2010
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Live debt free

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updated: May 15, 2010
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Run a road race
Run a 5K-ish
http://www.mysticchamber.org/doc/1/Riverfront%20Children%20RAce.pdf
road race.

Completed!
I did it today! No. 38

Not the greatest accomplishment in the world, but this is the first time I have run a race since High School in 1977, and I never stopped running the whole way!
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updated: Dec 20, 2017
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B_Rye wrote: Dec 20, 2017
Check out this article on the health benefits of running!


https://www.sport-fitness-advisor.com/health-benefits-of-running.html





Run a road race
Run a 5K-ish
http://www.mysticchamber.org/doc/1/Riverfront%20Children%20RAce.pdf
road race.
updated: May 15, 2010
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Scuba dive


Completed!
Did it the way I was hoping. All the pool work here, in New England, and my open water dive in the US Virgin Islands.
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updated: May 15, 2010
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See the Great Wall of China

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updated: May 15, 2010
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Spend a month with my dad

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updated: May 16, 2010
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