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.

Export My Content


going jogging then medical swedish course

I'm doing 28 things

How I did it
How to make this weekend norway trip great!
It took me
5 days
It made me
Happy, inspired.

How to join KIVA
It took me
1 day
It made me

How to move to sweden
It took me
30 days
It made me

See all "How I Did It" stories...

Recent entries
read the New York Times everyday

my favorite news paper and life inspiration in the world!!!

learn and make chilean empanadas today

read about making them in the New York times a few days back and I love Chile, will visit some day, maybe I will also download some chilean music (Chiloa has some incredibe music)

be a great mother

It is surely the little everyday things that make a great mother. I hope to give to my kids passion for life, comfort in knowing I love them, and the bravery to become themselves. I am very conscious of the fact that putting off being a great mother to earn the money we need to eat etc. can result in my being ready for them when they no longer need me. I will work to be a great mom now and always!


I want to:
43 Things Login