Thursday, December 11, 2008

Do it, done it.

I found this on Marsha's blog and it seemed a fun one to do.

Put the items you've done in bold. I've italicized things 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
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland (Disney World)
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped (hell no!!)
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch
15. Adopted a child (I've always had this little fantasy, but I'm getting over it now!)
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
24. Built a snow fort
25. Held a lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a marathon (mwahahaha! NO!)
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen a total eclipse
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
31. Hit a home run
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
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing (mwahahahah! Uh no..)
40. Seen Michelangelo's David
41. Sung karaoke
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
44. Visited Africa (well seeing as I was born there.....)
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
46. Been transported in an ambulance (but I was just there for moral support)
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
52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud (when I was pregnant I even ate 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
58. Taken a martial arts class (mwahahah...)
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies
62. Gone whale watching (from land tho!!)
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma (I should, really I should...)
65. Gone sky diving (hee, hee....)
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy (and it put in an appearance at my wedding!)
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
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
77. Broken a bone
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle (well it felt fast to me!)
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published a book
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car (yay!)
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 (eeuuuw!)
88. Had chicken pox (when Paula was 6 weeks old, not fun!)
89. Saved someone's life (we had a very nasty drowning incident with Impi..)
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous (well quite famous - the lead singer from Tree 63, very nice guy)
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby (oh yeah!)
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 (often!)

***forgot to add that anyone who wishes to complete this meme is welcome to copy it and replace my answers with your own... just let me know so I can come read your list!


Kitty Cat said...

Interesting list, and a nice, fun thing to do. I may just do it myself!

Marsha said...

Enjoyed reading your answers Gill... I really liked doing this one too! Brought back some memories and reminded me of things I still hope to do some day!

angel said...

i LOVE all the things you have already done!!

Lucy said...

hi gill! missed u and glad u are blogging.
now you know I am very forgetful gill, but I could Swear you've already done this exact list!! I mean I read a lot of blogs so it could be someone else but I am pretty pretty sure it was yours! hahaha
do a search on your blog and i would love to know if I am remembering correctly!!
hope all your italicized items come true!

Lucy said...

okay, i am wrong. it was 100 books!! haha

Jeanne said...

That was indeed fun - you are one interesting lady ;-) List is a bit America-centric though. It would be interesting to see it re-written from another nationality's perspective!

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