Thursday, April 23, 2009

99 things - I scored 46

I saw this on a blog that I recently found and like a lot.

You are supposed to bold the things that you have done and add the rest to your life list! Lots of times I feel like I havent done much in life...but really, I have, so it is nice to see sometimes!

1 Started your own blog

2. Slept under the stars

3. Played in a band

4. Visited Hawaii

5. Watched a meteor shower

6. Given more than you can afford to charity.

7. Been to Disneyworld/Disneyland

8. Climbed a mountain (ive lived on mountains)

9. Held a praying mantis

10. Sang a solo (seriously, no one wants me to sing a solo)

11. Bungee jumped (as if)

12. Visited Paris

13. Watched a lightning storm at sea

14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (knitting counts, right!)

15. Adopted a child

16. Had food poisoning (sadly a few times)

17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty

18. Grown your own vegetables - this year included

19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France (it sure is small)

20. Slept on an overnight train (headed to barcalona)

21. Had a pillow fight

22. Hitch hiked (only once and I didnt know we were hitch hiking cuz the boys we were with said he was a friend)

23. Taken a sick day when you were not ill

24. Built a snow fort

25. Held a lamb

26. Gone skinny dipping

27. Run a marathon

28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice (ive been to venice, but we never did the gondola thing

29. Seen a total eclipse

30. Watched a sunrise or sunset

31. Hit a home run

32. Been on a cruise (thanks Monnie)

33. Seen Niagara Falls in person

34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors

35. Seen an Amish community

36. Taught yourself a new language

37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied

38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person

39. Gone rock climbing

40. Seen Michelangelo’s David

41. sing karaoko

42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt

43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant

44. Visited Africa

45. Walked on a beach by moonlight (sadly in hawaii, by myself)

46. Been transported in an ambulance

47. Had your portrait painted (when I was 3!)

48. Gone deep sea fishing - I am deathly afraid of fish!

49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person

50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling

52. Kissed in the rain

53. Played in the mud

54. Gone to a drive-in theater

55. Been in a movie

56. Visited the Great Wall of China

7. Started a business

58. Taken a martial arts class

59. Visited Russia

60. Served at a soup kitchen

61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies

62. Gone whale watching

63. Got flowers for no reason (good husband)

64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma

65. Gone sky diving

66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp

67. Bounced a check (accidently!)

68. Flown in a helicopter

69. Saved a favorite childhood toy

70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial

71. Eaten Caviar

72. Pieced a quilt (something I really want to do!)

73. Stood in Times Square

74. Toured the Everglades

75. Been laid off from a job

76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London

77. Broken a bone

78. Been on a speeding motorcycle

79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person

80. Published a book

81. Visited the Vatican

82. Bought a brand new car

83. Walked in Jerusalem

84. Had your picture in the newspaper

85. Kissed a stranger at midnight on New Year’s Eve

86. Visited the White House

87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating

88. Had chickenpox (twice)

89. Saved someone’s life

90. Sat on a jury

91. Met someone famous (I backed my chair into Clint Eastwood)

92. Joined a book club

93. Lost a loved one

94. Had a baby

95. Seen the Alamo in person

96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake

97. Been involved in a lawsuit

98. Owned a cellphone

99. Been stung by a bee

1 comment:

maggie said...

Pretty impressive life you've led! (If you count your doll Janice, you could say you've saved a childhood toy.)
I'm looking forward to piecing a quilt with you sometime in the not too distant future.