Ashley's Plan For a Successful Life

  • Birth

    I was born on November 10th, 1998.
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    Ashley's Life

    I will live to be 100 years old because I live a healthy lifestyle and practce good lifestyle habits; women live longer than men.
  • Learn How to Ride a Bike

    Learn How to Ride a Bike
    I always wanted to learn how to ride a bike as a child because I would always see kids in the neighboorhood on their bikes. It looked like they were having a lot of fun, so I wanted to learn and impress everyone with my skills.
  • Get a Barbie "Princess & The Pauper" Castle

    Get a Barbie "Princess & The Pauper" Castle
    I wanted to get a Barbie "Princess & The Pauper" Castle because I had seen commercials about it all the time on TV and I loved playing with the dolls from the movie. I was excited to find out that my parents finally bought me one for Christmas.
  • Learn How to Play the Piano

    Learn How to Play the Piano
    Whenever I saw people playing the piano, I found the way their hands moved to be very intriguing and fascinating. I wanted to learn how to produce beautiful music just like them.
  • Learn How To Play the Guitar

    Learn How To Play the Guitar
    When I went to Fairview, I had guitar class as an elective. I liked the way the guitar sounded and I found that it was a lot of fun, so I dedicated myself to learning how to play a few of my favorite songs at the time.
  • Learn How to Drive

    Learn How to Drive
    I hate asking my parents to drive me everywhere because they always show up too early or too late. I want to know how to drive so I can go places with my friends.
  • Get Straight A's in My Sophomore Year

    Get Straight A's in My Sophomore Year
    I didn't succeed to getting straight A's my freshman year because my honors biology class was really difficult. In my sophomore year, I want to achieve this goal to make up for not doing so in my freshman year.
  • Make it into National Honors Society

    Make it into National Honors Society
    I want to be a member of the National Honors Society becuse I'd like to receive recognition as a model student and it'd impress colleges on my application.
  • Graduate from Niles West

    Graduate from Niles West
    I want to graduate high school because I'd like to pursue higher education in order to obtain a well-paying job in order to support a family in the future.
  • Attend College at Northwestern University

    Attend College at Northwestern University
    I had attended a summer course at Northwestern when I was in middle school and had always wanted to go to Northwestern for college ever since. Northwestern is a great school to attend for college and offers many opportunities for high education.
  • Buy My Own Car

    Buy My Own Car
    Because I'll be in college, I want to have more freedom and be able to go places on my own without the hassle of public transportation or having to ask other people to drive me.
  • Earn a Master's Degree

    Earn a Master's Degree
    In the future, I want to eventually become a pharmacist. Earning a master's degree will help because I have more knowledge than people who don't have a master's degree.
  • Rent an Apartment

    Rent an Apartment
    I want to rent my own apartment because I want to experience independent living on my own (possibly with a few roommates).
  • Become a Pharmacist

    Become a Pharmacist
    I want to become a pharmacist because pharmacists have well-paying, rewarding jobs. I'm interested in medicine and like to help others.
  • Get Married

    Get Married
    Eventually, I want to meet someone and settle down with them to start a family and have kids.
  • Buy a House

    Buy a House
    Once I have the money, my husband and I will buy a house in a nice area with a good school system to have more room for kids. Hosting parties is also a lot easier if you live in a house.
  • Have Kids

    Have Kids
    I've always wanted to raise kids because they make me happy and can lighten up your day. They can also provide for you in the future.
  • Plan a Vacation Every Year

    Plan a Vacation Every Year
    I want to have breaks from my job because it's very stressful; traveling is one of my favorite things to do and going on relaxing vacations is one of the best ways to relieve stress.
  • Provide for Kids' College

    Provide for Kids' College
    I want to make sure my kids have access to the best education possible so I'll save money to be able to provide for them in the future.
  • Retirement

    I'd like to retire at the age of 60 because I want to be able to enjoy the rest of my life without the stress of going to work every day and waking up early. I'd also have more time to do the things I love and spend time with family.
  • Buy a Beach House in California

    Buy a Beach House in California
    California is one of my favorite places to visit in the US; I love being near the ocean because I find it to be very calming, so buying a beach house in California would be perfect. It's a nice place to live when you're retired because you don't have to worry about severe weather.
  • Have Grandkids

    Have Grandkids
    I'd eventually like to see my kids start families of their own. Seeing young kids when you're older makes you happy and reminds you of when you were a kid.
  • Travel the World

    Travel the World
    Traveling is one of my passions; since I'll be retired, I can afford to go places and see the world and all it has to offer.
  • Spend More TIme with Family and Friends

    Spend More TIme with Family and Friends
    Once I'm done traveling the world , I want to devote as much time as I can to seeing my family and friends. I'd visit many of my relatives and explore my roots.
  • Devote Savings to Charity

    Devote Savings to Charity
    I want to donate a fraction of my savings to charity once I'm around 85 years old because I want to give back to organizations after I've lived and enjoyed my life to help the less fortunate.