Friday, April 16, 2010

99 Things

This has been on a number of blogs, and finally I am joining in. Why don't you play along?

Just copy and paste these 99 things onto your blog and bold the things you HAVE done...

Here are mine:

1. Started your own blog



2. Slept under the stars



3. Played in a band

 (well, a middle school band - does that count?)

4. Visited Hawaii



5. Watched a meteor shower

 (tried to at least...though it was too overcast and we didn't actually SEE any meteors...)

6. Given more than you can afford to charity



7. Been to DisneyWorld



8. Climbed a mountain

9. Held a praying mantis 



10. Sang a solo



11. Bungee jumped



12. Visited Paris

13. Watched a lightning storm



14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (quilting)

15. Adopted a child



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



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


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



45. Walked on a beach by moonlight



46. Been transported in an ambulance



47. Had your portrait painted

48. Gone deep sea fishing



49. Where on earth did #49 go I wonder?

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 theatre

55. Been in a movie



56. Visited the Great Wall of China



57. Started a business (my husband and I did, that counts, right?)

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


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

 (eaten, not so much...tried, yes - EW)

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 a passenger on a 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
 (local papers count!)

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



89. Saved someone’s life

 (well, I guess calling 911 counts...)

90. Sat on a jury



91. Met someone famous



92. Joined a book club



93. Got a tattoo

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


How many have you done out of the 99? Care to play along? - be sure to let me know so I can check out your list!

1 comment:

JanMary said...

Thanks for playing along :)

You might want to edit Answer 8 - it still has my bit about Irish mountains in it!