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 healthier
Not diet, just more "real"

I’m so tired of processed foods but it is a wicked cycle. Processed foods make you tired, being tired discourages you from cooking, and around and around.

I want to shop at (AT LEAST) 3 new ethnic markets in my neighborhood and try to wean myself off of “supermarkets”. I want to find a butcher. And a place for milk that has no hormones.

More fresh everything…and everything in moderation.


well, I agree with you.
Problem is that we have our food not directly from the ground like in the past.
I’d like to start a new diet with a fast.
Fast helps to clean the body deeply and helps to improve the taste, so you can choose your food with a natural method when you’re eating.
Let’s have a fast together!

Alix is knitting.


Many supermarkets and smaller natural food stores carry organic (hormone-free) milk. I prefer Organic Valley, but Horizon Organic seems to be popular, too.


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