WHAT I WANTED TO BE GROWING UP, CHRONOLOGICALLY

  1. 1.
    Mary Poppins
    Or mainly: be able to fly, and have penguin friends and wear poofy garden party dresses
  2. 2.
    A baker
  3. 3.
    A veterinarian
  4. 4.
    Anne of Green Gables or that girl in The Secret Garden
    Again, poofy garden party dresses
  5. 5.
    A children's book illustrator
  6. 6.
    A detective
    Big magnifying glass / Harriet the Spy or Nancy Drew (nothing too grisly). Sassy and courageous.
  7. 7.
    Hermione Granger / a wizard
    If I'm being truly honest
  8. 8.
    Julia Morgan / An architect
  9. 9.
    A film editor or documentary filmmaker
  10. 10.
    In a band
  11. 11.
    Anyone at Pixar
    Literally any job would be fine. They have a cereal bar and ride around on scooters! (Or they did in my mind)
  12. 12.
    An illustrator
  13. 13.
    Jessica Hische
    Talented + hilarious + Wes Anderson
  14. 14.
    A book cover designer