Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Have you ever? Meme

I stole this from Nicole’s blog. It’s a list of activities/experiences. I have marked them according to the following:

Things I've already done: bold
Things I want to do: italicize
Things I haven't done and don't want to - leave in plain font

1. started my own blog
2. slept under the stars
3. played in a band
4. visited Hawaii
5. watched a meteor shower
6. given more than I can afford to charity
7. been to Disneyland/world
8. climbed a mountain (well, it was technically a butte, but I’m counting it!)
9. held a praying mantis
10. sang a solo
11. bungee jumped
12. visited Paris
13. watched a lightning storm at sea
14. taught myself an art from scratch
15. adopted a child

16. had food poisoning
17. walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty
18. grown my 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 I was not ill
24. built a snow fort
25. held a lamb
26. gone skinny dipping
27. run a marathon (but I’ve done 2 5k’s and a 5 mile…)
28. ridden 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 my ancestors (I guess that’s Germany and Lithuania??)
35. seen an Amish community
36. taught myself a new language
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 in a restaurant
44. visited Africa
45. walked on a beach by moonlight
46. been transported in an ambulance
47. had my portrait painted (if you count a caricature)
48. gone deep sea fishing
49. seen the Sistine Chapel in person (pinch-me moment!)
50. been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris
51. gone scuba diving or snorkeling (But I want to snorkel again, in less tumultuous waters)
52. kissed in the rain
53. played in the mud (surely as a child...)
54. gone to a drive-in theatre
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
62. gone whale watching
63. gotten flowers for no reason (doesn’t say someone ELSE has to have gotten them for you)
64. donated 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
70. visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. eaten caviar (eww)
72. pieced a quilt
73. stood in Times Square
74. toured the Everglades
75. been fired from a job (laid off)
76. seen the changing of the guard in London
77. broken a bone (foot)
78. been on a speeding 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 my picture in the newspaper
85. read the entire Bible
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 (I know! 30 years in LA, you’d think this’d be cake)
92. joined a book club
93. lost a loved one
94. had a baby
95. seen the Alamo in person
96. swum in the Great Salt Lake
97. been involved in a law suit
98. owned a cell phone
99. been stung by a bee

1 comment:

  1. I enjoyed seeing how many of the things we experienced together in our travels. :)