A list.. A long long list.

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

I found this list on the blog of one of my swap partners, sounds like a lot of fun, and no reason not to have some fun late at night... well early morning.

1. Started your own blog
(I hope so, or this is one freaky figment!)
2. Slept under the stars (not recently, we had a tent.)

3. Played in a band (Well, orchestra in sixth grade, but still. Multiple people, multiple instruments)
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower (Josh and I just did this. We caught the Persieds while camping on the Olympic Peninsula.)
6. Given more than you can afford to charity

7. Been to Disneyland
(Not only once as a kid with my aunt Carol, but also for my senior trip. Which was awesome since it was after midnight with the entire park closed save for teenagers and their respective chaperones.)
8. Climbed a mountain
(Thank goodness for Girl Scout camp)
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris

13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
(On a cruise in the Caribbean, it was amazing!)
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch

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 (I love the Coast Starlight Express!)
21. Had a pillow fight
(Heh, I do this more often than I should really admit.)
22. Hitch hiked (never will)

23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
(Who hasn't?)
24. Built a snow fort (About two years ago when we had serious snow.)

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
(This is a requisite for being human isn't it? Who doesn't witness them on a pretty regular basis.)
31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise
(Quite awesome.)
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
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke (Nu uh.)
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 (Just before Labor Day weekend, the moon was full and gorgeous!)
46. Been transported in an ambulance

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 (In the Caribbean, I even have pictures!)
52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud (he he he he he)

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 even have the badges to prove it!)
62. Gone whale watching (Depoe Bay and Orcas Island)
63. Got flowers for no reason (Thank you Josh, I love you too.)

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
(Sleep bear is around here somewhere, and I have some of my FIRST toys.)
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 (Chipped yes, broken no.)
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person (A couple of times by land and by air.)

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
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House.
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating (Fish so count!)
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life

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 lawsuit
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee

100. Read an entire book in one day

Well, 45 out of 100 isn't too bad, considering I've only left the country by non-air means.