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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2009: Ask my husband on one date a month


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SlayneBWe are seeing a movie in December that is coming out

and am going for another picnic this month.

So this goal, is, wonderfully, happily, done. 5 years ago

SlayneBSunday is our first wedding anniversary

we decided the picnic and hike was worth repeating. 5 years ago

SlayneBWe both have next Saturday off

I asked him to go hiking in the woods and to have a picnic. 5 years ago

SlayneBMabon madness

We went to the Tequesta fire circle for the fall equinox, had dinner at a diner afterwards. Nice little date night. 5 years ago

SlayneBJuly's date

We actually, together, have a Sat. nite where we don’t have to work, hang with friends,or do anything else. A rare event. I have seized the date, and Hubby Je and I are going to do something, then follow it up by some serious romantic time, complete with candles and incense.

Wrennie, this is a fantabolously great idea! 5 years ago

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