Saturday, November 22, 2008

What Have You Done?

Borrowed from Sharon and Michelle :)

the things you’ve done.

1. Started your own blog

2. Slept under the stars

3. Played in a band (in high school band)

4. Visited Hawaii

5. Watched a meteor shower

6. Given more than you can afford to charity

7. Been to Disneyland/world

8. Climbed a mountain

9. Held a praying mantis

10. Sang/played a solo (both)

11. Bungee jumped

12. Visited Paris

13. Watched a lightning storm at sea

14. Taught yourself an art from scratch

15. Adopted a child (I've been adopted, though!)

16. Had food poisoning

17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty

18. Grown your own vegetables

19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France

20. Slept on an overnight train

21. Had a pillow fight

22. Hitch hiked

23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill (I'm ashamed to admit it, but I did as a lost teenager)

24. Built a snow fort - snow?! Isn't that the white stuff you see in postcards?

25. Held a lamb (We did a live manger scene at church one year and I got to hold a lamb. It was the sweetest little thing!)

26. Gone skinny dipping

27. Run a Marathon

28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice

29. Seen a total eclipse

30. Watched a sunrise or sunset (both)

31. Hit a home run - I don't guess video games count, huh...

32. Been on a cruise

33. Seen Niagara Falls in person

34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors

35. Seen an Amish community

36. Taught yourself a new language - I hope to one day.

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 in person

41. Sung karaoke

42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt

43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant - we've actually had a stranger buy our meal though.

44. Visited Africa

45. Walked on a beach by moonlight

46. Been transported in an ambulance

47. Had your portrait painted

48. Gone deep sea fishing

49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person

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

51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling (When I was very little, say 2 or 3, my dad used to go snorkeling in the Gulf. He would put me in an inflatable toy raft and take me out with him. Although I wasn't the one actually snorkeling, I still went, so that counts! It was pretty fun...until we got so far out that we couldn't see the shoreline, and the waves stopped and the Gulf was all smooth, then it was scary. Especially when Dad would stay underwater for several minutes!)

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

57. Started a business (sort of, we took over an existing business, but it was just like starting a new one, with the business license and such. We already had clientèle)

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. Gotten flowers for no reason

64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma (just blood)

65. Gone sky diving

66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp

67. Bounced a check

68. Flown in a helicopter

69. Saved a favorite childhood toy - I am the exact opposite of a pack-rat, so...

70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial

71. Eaten Caviar

72. Pieced a quilt

73. Stood in Times Square

74. Toured the Everglades

75. Been fired from a job - sort of like a voluntary lay off, but not fired

76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London

77. Broken a bone (nothing major: a toe and a nose)

78. Been on a speeding motorcycle - not a motorcycle, but a very fast speeding four-wheeler right on the main highway! Don't ever let Jeremy drive!

79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person

80. Published a book

81. Visited the Vatican - ya know, if you've seen the Sistine Chapel (#49), then you've been to the Vatican.

82. Bought a brand new car

83. Walked in Jerusalem

84. Had your picture in the newspaper

85. Read the entire Bible

86. Visited the White House

87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating - I've watched Jeremy and my father-in-law do it every deer season. Watching is enough for me!

88. Had chickenpox

89. Saved someone’s life (I would say that keeping Ethan away from peanuts on a daily basis is saving his life)

90. Sat on a jury

91. Met someone famous

92. Joined a book club

93. Lost a loved one

94. Made a baby

95. Seen the Alamo in person

96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake

97. Been involved in a law suit

98. Owned a cell phone

99. Been stung by a bee

1 edifying expressions:

Sharon said...

It's fun to see what other people have done in their lives. :) So! You bungee jumped?! ME? NEVER!!! :D