Monday, December 29, 2008

100 Things

THis has been going around. I first saw it on Goofballs blog and then Daddy Dan's. The bold is stuff I've done, red is stuff I want to do.

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower (outside of Calgary)
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland (Disney World a bunch of times - never Disney Land)
8. Climbed a mountain (many, many mountains)
9. Held a praying mantis (in Victoria with Lucas).
10. Sang a solo (I sing in the car even with other people, but I don't think that counts).
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris (twice)
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (playing guitar)
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty (no but I've been there and do they let you walk all the way up anymore)
18. Grown your own vegetables (and they taste great)
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France (yep on the schooltrip in Paris)
20. Slept on an overnight train
21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
24. Built a snow fort or a sand castle
25. Ate lamb chops (mmmmmmmmmmmm)
26. Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a Marathon (next year)
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice (didn't ride on but have been to Venice)
29. Seen a total eclipse (in grade 10)
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise (Feburary)
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language (french in school)
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelos David
41. Sung karaoke (many, many times)
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt (where is this??)
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight(in Mexico and Jamacia )
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted (at Darryl's Christmas Party)
48. Gone deep sea fishing
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling (in Jamaica and Mexico)
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 (scrapbooking, but I am not a salesperson)
58. Taken a martial arts class
59. Been in Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies (I think so, Mom??)
62. Gone whale watching (on Vancouver island and St. Johns)
63. Got flowers for no reason (Thanks Mom)
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
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
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 ( I was 15 and it was very upsetting)
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 (it was my blog book and I was the only one who bought it)
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper (I don't think so Mom??)
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous
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 law suit
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee
100. Read an entire book in one day

Wowers I'm a lucky lady...... 51 out of 100.

Till Tomorrow



Lori said...

That's a VERY impressive list! I think you've short changed yourself, though. If you've donated blood, platelets or plasma, chances are you have saved someone's life! Make that 52 out of 100. Wow!

Goofball said...

ooh so cool that you picked up that meme. Always interesting to read. You've done quite a bit of travelling yourself. Old Faitfull is in Yellowstone National Park, I believe.