Our travels are typically centered around our ever-evolving buck list of places we'd like to see, experiences we'd like to have and people we'd like to meet before we kick the proverbial bucket. Age is based on Nicole’s age because this was her awesome idea. 

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Visit the Greek island of Crete.

Visit Greek ruins.

Visit the Grand Canyon.

Visit Antarctica.

Visit the North Pole.

Visit Timbuktu so we know how far away it really is.

Life Goals

Own home by 25. House closed on June 15th, 2012!

Be bilingual by 30.

Own cottage by 30.

Complete the BBC list of 100 books to read before you die.

Own our own business.

Write a children's book.

Get married. Hugh and I tied the knot on June 25, 2016.

Get paid for a public speaking gig.

Run for elected office.



See a moose in the wild. Saw a moose mom and babies in Algonquin Park July 23, 2012.

Swim with whale sharks.

Volunteer in another country.

Climb a mountain. Climbed Machu Picchu on June 30, 2016.

Get scuba certified.

Scuba dive Great Barrier Reef.

Learn to sail.

Skate on the Rideau Canal Skateway. Skated for the first of many times on February 10, 2012.

Trek to base-camp Mt. Everest

Watch a Broadway play.

Go to the top of the Statue of Liberty.

Visit the Guggenheim Museum.

Learn how to make pizza in Italy.

Learn to ballroom dance and put it to good use.

See penguins in the wild.

Go backstage at a concert.

Go to the Juno Awards.

Attend an Olympic Event.

Road trip from coast-to-coast.

Go to the top of the Empire State Building.

Mayan Ruins

Kiss Under Eiffel Tower

Grand Canyon


North Pole


Salmon Fishing in BC

Hang Glide

Hot Air Balloon

Learn to Fly

Teach English Abroad

Archaeological Dig

Visit All Seven Continents

Gondola ride in Venice.

Wine tasting in France.

Make our own wine.

Drive route 60 from New mexico to Arizona.

Stay in Scottish castle.

Horseback ride on a beach.