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Why You Should Bring Your Child, and Yourself, Into the Woods This Spring

Suzanne Clores | Posted 05.02.2014 | Parents
Suzanne Clores

Everything had changed, now that we were here. I could see in her eyes that she understood: we had come to the woods.

Why You Should Go Somewhere That's NOT On Your Bucket List

Katelyn Mullen | Posted 04.17.2014 | Travel
Katelyn Mullen

Whatever the reason may be that a city, country, or region of the world didn't make your bucket list, throw it away if the opportunity arises to go there. Don't just see the sights you think you should see and go the places you think you should go.

25 Travel Destinations That Will Change Your Life

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 02.13.2014 | Fifty

What makes certain trips so memorable? Is it because we had to save beaucoup bucks to go on them? Or is it because we completed them with a special lo...

Three Things On Rosie O'Donnell's Bucket List (VIDEO)

Posted 02.10.2014 | MarloThomas

Actress and comedian Rosie O'Donnell has some fascinating items still left on her bucket list, and she’s setting out to achieve them after surviving...

The 10 Places on My Bucket List This Year (It Will Surprise You)

Paula Froelich | Posted 04.11.2014 | Travel
Paula Froelich

No, I haven't been everywhere, and some places I don't go to because I'm a conscientious objector (Zimbabwe, anyone?) but I can still dream. And plan. Because dictators, xenophobia and being broke wont last forever!

25 Things a Woman Should Have by Her 30s

Ada Polla | Posted 04.09.2014 | Women
Ada Polla

Maybe it is because we are 1/12th done with 2014 already. Maybe it is because in 8 months I will be unarguably closer to 40 than to 30. Who knows... in any case, I have been thinking about what I long for.

6 Amazing Bucket List Trips That Won't Break The Bank

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Ashley Neglia | Posted 01.28.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Put these unforgettable getaways at the top of your list without breaking the bank. We calculated food and lodging co...

The Perfect Wardrobe Bucket List: Part I

Ambre Dahan | Posted 03.19.2014 | Style
Ambre Dahan

Each season, I feel a bit closer to checking off all the items on my fashion bucket list. But will I ever really get there? Dream on -- it would ta...

20 Reasons To Drop Everything And Go To Spain NOW

minube | Posted 01.04.2015 | Travel
minube

1.) The Mediterranean coast is paradise Spain's long, sandy Atlantic beaches and cozy Mediterranean coves are rightly famous throughout Europe....

The Mantra I Absolutely Have To Live My Life By

Dianne Harman | Posted 03.11.2014 | Fifty
Dianne Harman

My son told my husband recently that my husband's 'runway was getting a bit short.' (He was diplomatic enough not to comment on mine!) I've thought a lot about that statement and I don't want to get to the end of my runway regretting that I didn't do something. The thought's been cropping up on a daily basis as I watch the hospice caregivers change shifts while they care for our next door neighbor who has terminal cancer. I've wondered what's going through his mind.

18 Trips We'd Absolutely Love To Take Next Year

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

Talk to anyone who's post 50 and they'll tell you about the places they plan to visit in their golden years. Indeed, in one recent retirement planning...

Taylor Swift Fan Dies Days After Receiving Call From Singer

The Huffington Post | Hilary Miller | Posted 12.30.2013 | Celebrity

Taylor Swift has become well–known for her good deeds and acts of charity this year. However, one particular heart–melting act stands out above th...

7 Reasons To Ditch Your Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.21.2013 | Travel

They're fabulous in theory, but bucket lists -- from short ones to long ones to ones for the coming year -- can harm your travel life more than they h...

The 5 Things I Tried For The First Time After 50

Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.19.2014 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

A few weeks ago, my teenage daughter was going through some old boxes stored in the garage and came upon a journal I wrote in 1989. The part my daughter focused on was the last page. It wasn't so much a bucket list as a promise to myself to get over some fears, stop making excuses, and prioritize not just my time but my values. Here are five things from that list that I did after I turned 50.

Terminally Ill Woman Crosses Biggest Item Off Bucket List

Posted 12.17.2013 | Weddings

When doctors told Morrissia Sauer she only had a few more months to live, she created a bucket list of items to accomplish before she died. Her bigges...

These Destinations Should Be On Your 2014 Travel Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

The new year is rapidly approaching and we're making resolutions and wish lists for the year of travel ahead. If you crossed some adventures off y...

5 Places Not to be Missed in a Lifetime

Home Away | Posted 02.01.2014 | Travel
Home Away

In this post, I'm going to reveal the five destinations I'd love to visit, or re-visit, before I die.

25 Things You Absolutely Positively Must Do Before You Die

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 11.22.2013 | Fifty

Everyone has a bucket list. Whether it's wacky, wild, fearless or frivolous, most people have compiled a list of things they want to do or places they...

100-Year-Old Woman Fulfills Lifetime Travel Dream on Polar Bear Expedition

Natural Habitat Adventures | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Natural Habitat Adventures

When Elsa Bailey turned 100 last May, she still had a bucket list. And on it was her desire to see a polar bear in the wild. Last week Bailey got to realize her dream when she traveled to Churchill, Manitoba as the guest of Natural Habitat Adventures.

The Perils of Other People's Bucket Lists

Susan McCorkindale | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Susan McCorkindale

This is what comes of marrying a man's man. An adrenaline junkie. A man with boundless energy and zero fear.

LA's Ultimate Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 09.18.2013 | Los Angeles

What's the one thing you want to do before you die? Angelenos will get the chance to answer this question publicly thanks to the artists at Before I D...

50 Things You Must Experience At Least Once After 50

Posted 09.18.2013 | Fifty

The Huffington Post has written about the 10 things everyone should do before they die. We've also written about the 10 trips everyone needs to take i...

Everyone Needs a Summer Bucket List

Greg Schwem | Posted 10.28.2013 | Comedy
Greg Schwem

Over beers one recent evening, my buddy Jim innocently broached a subject that, up until the 2007 Jack Nicholson/Morgan Freeman movie, was rarely bantered about publicly.

9 Things Midlifers Never Want To Do Again

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 08.24.2013 | Fifty

Sure, we've all heard of bucket lists -- the things we want to do or see before we die. But what about an un-bucket list: Things that we've done and h...

Mom's Ultimate Summer Bucket List

Anna Sandler | Posted 10.19.2013 | Parents
Anna Sandler

While these may be great, memorable activities for my kids there's not so much in it for me. Which is why I've decided to spend less time making sure we check everything off a kid-centric list and spend more time getting to the items on my newly created Mom's Ultimate Summer Bucket List.