12:49 PM


I saw this meme on Sknitty's blog and thought I'd give it a try.

Things I’ve Done (In Bold)

Things I Want to Do (In Italics)

1. Started my own blog

2. Slept under the stars

3. Played in a band (violin)

4. Visited Hawaii

5. Watched a meteor shower

6. Given more than I can afford to charity

7. Been to Disneyland/world (in FL and CA) - despite the fact that I live naer Disneyland, I've only been to DisneyWorld.

8. Climbed a mountain

9. Held a praying mantis

10. Sung a solo

11. Bungee jumped

12. Visited Paris

13. Watched lightning 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 - every year on cabbage night (the night before Halloween) my sister and I had a pillow fight.

22. Hitchhiked

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 - too little to remember, though.

34. Visited the birthplace of my ancestors

35. Seen an Amish community

36. Taught myself a new language (Chichewa, and African dialect)

37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied While more would be great - it's happiness that gives money it's value...I'm stealing from Plato's Republic, but really believe it.

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

44. Visited Africa

45. Walked on a beach by moonlight

46. Been transported in an ambulance

47. Had my 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 - even girly girls can enjoy gettin' dirty!

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

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 - Believe it or not, it was the banks error and everyone was refuned. This happened to me twice at two different banks!

68. Flown in a helicopter

69. Saved a favorite childhood toy - Kwikee Kuwala

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 - it was a legitimate reason, except my boss was mad that I helped out another non-profit organization. He later asked me to be on the Board of Director's!

76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London

77. Broken a bone

78. Been on a speeding motorcycle

79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person

80. Published a book - I'm sort of cheating here. My Masters' thesis got published.

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 - Part of the Missionettes Program when I was younger.

86. Visited the White House

87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating

88. Had chickenpox - gave it to my sister. She had it so bad the Doctor put it in his records as one of the worst cases in medical history.

89. Saved someone’s life - My girlfriend's mother tripped backwards and her head went through the glass at Church. She luckily didn't cut an artery, but I had to hold her ear in place to keep her from losing it until the ambulance came.

90. Sat on a jury

91. Met someone famous - Can't remember who now, but I know it happened.

92. Joined a book club

93. Lost a loved one

94. Had a baby

95. Seen the Alamo in person - On my last business trip during a nursing tradeshow

96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake

97. Been involved in a lawsuit

98. Owned a cell phone

99. Been stung by a bee - Bumble Bee to boot!

100. Rode an elephant


Hilary said...

How terrifying about your friend's mother crashing through the window at church -- held her earn in place? Eesh!

You've done some pretty cool stuff!

Lesalicious said...

Thanks for visiting my blog. OMG love all your sewing work. WOW keep up the great work. Will totally have to hop into your blog more often. Take care.:)