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Hey there! My name is Amanda. I run on Vitamin D, endorphins, and jumping pictures.

And I can help you do that too.

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Hey there!

Are you reading this after a long day of work? Heck, are you reading this while you’re at work? Don’t worry, I won’t tell your boss.

If you have a bucket list a mile (or more) long, but you’re starting to think you might never accomplish anything on there – you’ve come to the right place. Let’s take some action TODAY to get you crossing things off of your bucket list.

Start Busting Your Bucket List

1) First things first? Sign up for my e-mail newsletter – just for signing up, you’ll get a PDF of my favorite tools for crossing things off of my bucket list.

Want to bust your bucket list?

2) Send me an e-mail. Tell me all of your bucket list dreams – or at least your top 3. The second you tell somebody what you’re dreaming, you’re already more accountable. Why do you think I posted my bucket list on the internet for the world to see?

Also, as soon as you tell me your bucket list dreams, I’m going to put my brain to the test and see what I can do to help you. I don’t call myself the bucket list enabler for nothing!

3) Start digging through my archives. I’ve got some seriously good reads here (although I may have some bias) that’ll get your brain churning. Here are some of my favorites:

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I am so glad you stopped by and would love to hear from you. I’m so excited to get to know you and have you join this bucket list busting community! Stop by and say hi on social media by following the links below.

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If you are interested in working or collaborating with me, I’d be happy to chat! If you want to write me a note or ask me a question that is longer than 140 characters, by all means, please do! Use this contact form to reach out to me.

I also love to feature other bloggers for a series called “Chasing Their Sunshine.” This is your place to brag about the place you live, what you absolutely love to do, and why everybody else should come and visit. If you’re interested in sharing, please reach out! I’d love to have you. If you need some examples, here are some brilliant posts about Washington, D.C. and Milwaukee, Wisconsin!

  • Hi Amanda!
    I’m so glad you stopped by my blog and left a comment… because it led me here! I can’t wait to check out some of your posts and get to know you a bit better 🙂
    I am currently traveling in Mississauga, ON, Canada until the end of March but then have plans to travel the US in a VW van… I would love to get together sometime to have a coffee or glass (or two) of wine together sometime if and when we are in the same area!!
    Stay in touch 🙂

    Francesca @

    • Amanda Folk

      Ah yes!! That would be an incredible trip. I’m so glad you stopped by. If you find yourself headed down the East coast, let me know. Hopefully we’ll have excellent timing and I’ll be in Philadelphia to show you around. Plus I’d LOVE to see that VW van!!

  • Jennifer Sunde Jones

    I can hear your soul singing as you write about travel. I recognize the melody it is singing because it sounds very similar to how i feel about travel! (Minus your 6+ years of bachelors & grad school and plus a 2 year old son, 11 years of marriage and 8 years as an RN and former army wife). So i’m leaving you a message because I’m toying with the idea of starting a travel blog with some ideas I have. So this is literally night 1 of searching other existing travel blogs out there and seeing what layouts i like and if anyone has my angle already in action. So far I don’t see anyone using the idea i’m thinking of so far, which is good, but I literally have no idea what to do to start an idea nugget like blogging. I mean like nothing.

    • Yes! Jennifer! I’m sorry I didn’t respond to this until now, but starting a travel blog has been one of the most fun things I’ve done for myself. It’s such a great creative outlet and it is a really fabulous way to focus on something that makes you happy. There are tons of resources out there for starting a blog, if you just give it a quick search on Pinterest you’ll be sure to find some good ones. Is there anything specifically I can help you out with?

      And definitely let me know if/when you start one! I’d love to read it. Thanks for stopping by. 🙂