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A 'Bucket List' to Change Your Life Right Now

Riva Greenberg | Posted 02.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

In the movie "The Bucket List," Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman, both dying, create a wish list of things to do before they die -- their "bucket list." I got to thinking, why not create a list of what's in my bucket now, rather than what I still want to fill it with?

In Praise Of The Reverse Bucket List: What Do You Hope Never To Do?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 12.21.2011 | Women

Ah, the bucket list. It's a great idea, in theory, to compile a list of all of the things you'd like to do in the little time you have on Earth. What ...

How To Earn A Black Belt in Karate in Your 50s

Second Act | Posted 12.04.2011 | Fifty

A few years ago, for martial arts instructor Harry Grimm's 50th birthday, his wife treated him to a trip to Bimini. On a snorkeling cruise, the captai...

Before You Die

Karen Talavera | Posted 04.18.2012 | Home
Karen Talavera

I can only lead a horse to water; it's up to you to drink. You're here to drink in the richness of this world while you can.

SLIDESHOW: Brooklyn's Public Bucket List

Posted 12.26.2011 | New York

The owners of a soon-to-be Shake Shack in downtown Brooklyn have turned a temporary wall guarding the construction site into a 'Before I Die' blackboa...

Writing Your Bucket List? Check Out Our 'Must-Dos'

The Huffington Post | Evan Allis | Posted 12.24.2011 | Fifty

In 1935, as he lay dying from an assassin's bullet at the age of 42, Senator Huey Long whispered his final words on the steps of a Louisiana courthous...

The Bucket List Bullcrap Detector

Dike Drummond, M.D. | Posted 12.10.2011 | Fifty
Dike Drummond, M.D.

For most people, the Bucket List is just a source of frustration, a reminder of all the things you have wanted to do and have not done -- so far. The skillful use of your Bucket List is a powerful way to live your best life at any age.

Forget Reinvention

Deborah Divine | Posted 12.05.2011 | Fifty
Deborah Divine

Most women I know have a bucket list as long as their dieting history. Come on! Do I have to wriggle into the new Stella? Can't I just wear Granny's long hopsack skirt that covers the veins and doubles as a hand towel?

What Is It About the Italians?

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 09.12.2011 | Travel
Jinny Ditzler

For a country with ostensibly similar values to the US, Italy is a world away from the hustle of home.

What Could Be Left On Jane Fonda's Bucket List?

Posted 08.10.2011 | Women

Jane Fonda reveals what she still hasn't checked off her bucket list. if(typeof AOLVP_cfg==='undefined')AOLVP_cfg=[];AOLVP_cfg.push({id:'AOL...

Watch: Sick Teen's 'Bucket List' Goes Viral

Posted 08.09.2011 | Home


The 5 Things To Do With Friends Before You Graduate

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 07.31.2011 | College
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

Photo Credit: Small Kitchen College The last few weeks of every semester is a whirlwind. Weeks are spent in the library basement consuming copious a...

Patricia Edwards: Bank Robber Says She Held Up Bank Branch Because It Was On Her 'Bucket List'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Leukemia patient Patricia Edwards says that when she decided "on impulse" to rob a bank last week, she was just trying to tick off another item on her...

My Perfect Game with Jose Lima

Dave Hollander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dave Hollander

I'm not really a collector of bobbleheads or such similar memorabilia but I keep my Lima figurine on my desk. Not only because it reminds me of my Star-Spangled night in Newark but because I really like it.

Harriet Richardson Ames, 100, Gets Degree From Keene State College One Day Before Dying

AP | KATHY McCORMACK | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

CONCORD, N.H. — It was Harriet Richardson Ames' dream to earn her bachelor's degree in education. She finally reached that milestone, nearly thr...

The Awkward Age

Daniel Krotz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Daniel Krotz

I'm caught between a lingering fantasy of a Roman Holiday, and the aspirations of a Care Consultant who hopes I am infirm enough to require batteries for effective locomotion. Goodness, what an awkward age!

100 Things to Do While Alive

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

I'm not racing or chasing death, living under a perpetual doomsday clock; I'm making sure that I live every day as fully as I can.

Bucket List: Candice Bergen, Liz Smith Discuss What's On Theirs | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Candice Bergen: First item on "Bucket List": organize my photos into a coffee table book. Then give what money I have left away. Burrow in and enjoy ...