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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Always be the girlfriend that my gorgeous, sweet Christopher deserves (read all 6 entries…)
I need to stop talking about marriage....

Chris and I have been together coming up 3 years and throughout ALL of that time, we always talk about marriage!!! I know I will marry Chris but at this point, no. I am only 20 for God’s sake!! Need to wait another 4 years at least I think, and even then people will be saying, ‘oh, far too young!!’ but WHAT THE HECK.
At the moment I do basically just want to plan a wedding and pick out the menu and invites etc…...... but at the same time the thought of being married sounds just amazing!! I’d love to always have someone to go through life with =) Boo, i have to wait wait wait. And in the meantime, stop mentioning it!! Chris really does want to get married but just not yet, definitely not. No. He is only 23. And I should stop going on about it. Just cos it is boring and not going to happen yet!! So I should shh.


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