Dear 43 Things Users,

10 years after introducing 43 Things to the world, we have decided we have met our last goal: completing the incredible experience that has been 43 Things. Please join us in giving one last cheer to all the folks who have shared their goals with the world, as well as all the people who have worked at The Robot Co-op to build this incredible website. We won a Webby Award, published a book, and brought happiness to a lot of people.

Starting today, 43 Things users can export their goals and entries from the site. Starting August 15, we will make the site “read only”. 43 Things users will still be able to view the site and export their content, but we won’t be taking any new content from users. We hope to leave the site up for folks to see and download their content until the end of the year. Ending on New Year’s Eve takes us full circle.

It has been a long ride (one of our original goals was to "build a company that lasts at least 2 years” - we beat that one!) While we wish the site could live on, it has suffered from a number of challenges - changes in how people use the site, the advertising industry, and how search engines view the site. We wish the outcome was different – but we’ve always been realistic about when our goals are met and when they aren't.

As of today, you will be able to download your goals and entries. See more about that on the FAQ page. Thanks for 10 great years of goal-setting and achieving.

- The Robots.

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eat more fruits & vegetables (read all 4 entries…)

It may be my imagination but my pants feel looser. I had a banana again for breakfast, YAY me. Jr cheese burger from Wendy’s & I had to take the onion off cuz it was so strong…ok so I only had a lettuce leaf for my veggie.


Colleen_C_C MY 43THINGS ... February 13, 2006 - August 7, 2014

One good tip

for hamburgers/cheeseburgers is to have them omit the mayonnaise (particularly easy if you’re having the cheese, I find). You can also ask for extra mustard or catsup or pickle relish if you find it dry without the mayo. It’s amazing how quickly the calories in mayonnaise add up over time.


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