Saturday, December 6, 2008

My Turn. . . 42 Things I've Done

This is fun,

Things I've Done. To participate just copy and paste in your own blog, and bold all of the things you have done.

1. Started your own blog (umm. . . yup, your readin' it)
2. Slept under the stars (on the beach! Gorgeous!!)
3. Played in a band (clarinet, bass clarinet, and once percussion)
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland
8. Climbed a mountain (Motorcycle Mountain at my G-mas house)
9. Held a praying mantis (yucky, bugs!! But yes in my naive days I held one)
10. Sang a solo (scariest thing ever, I really don't have a great voice, I leave that to my older sis)
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris (I WISH!!)
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning (barfing for 4 days straight is NOT FUN!)
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty (I went but it was after 9/11 so the statue was closed but I was on the island, does that count?)
18. Grown your own vegetables (Home grown potatoes YUMMY!!)
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 (Honestly who hasn't)
24. Built a snow fort
25. Held a lamb (3 at once this summer, they are adorable and I miss them)
26. Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a Marathon
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen an eclipse
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise (Soon!! 2 weeks!!!!)
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 am counting Braille, I started teaching myself in August)
37. Had enough money to be satisfied (I wish!!)
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant (I am a push-over)
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
46. Been transported in an ambulance (Not all it's cracked up to be)
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 (SOON!! 2 Weeks!!)
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
58. Taken a martial arts class
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies (I was the most delicious Brownie, sorry, silly family joke)
62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma (And promptly passed out and then barfed in my drama class. . . embarrassing.)
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check (sigh, maybe a bit too often)
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten Caviar (Didn't mean too, I was tricked into it and it is nasty!!)
72. Pieced a quilt (My grandma taught me how)
73. Stood in Times Square (So cool!! I LOVE NYC)
74. Toured the Everglades
75. Been fired from a job
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
77. Broken a bone (Several)
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle (When my dad went through his mid-life crisis and test drove a Harley I went with him, it was fun, but my dad is kinda scary fast on one)
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published a book
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car (Ya, 2006 Toyota Corolla! I miss Stevie she was a great car but i couldn't afford the payments and so had to sell her after a year)
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 (unfortunately, It was our evil rooster Rocky who kept attacking us when we went to collect eggs, he did NOT taste good)
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life (Ya, I was a lifeguard for 3 years)
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous
92. Joined a book club (Yup, I am a member of the Tea-bag society, I love my book club)
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby
95. Seen the Alamo in person
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake (Lived in Utah all my life and have never done that, huh?)
97. Been involved in a law suit
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee (Freaking 7 times, it's a good thing I am not allergic)


Kelsey, Spike, Burgess, and Tahoe said...

This thing was so fun to do, and it's neat to read other people's as well.