Saturday, November 22, 2008

What Have you Done Lately?

Stolen from Rebecca and Emily and Jennifer--things I have done are in bold, things I would NEVER do are in red, and things I have not done but would do are in italics.

1. Started your own blog (which I have had since 2004, crazy)
2. Slept under the stars (in camp in junior high, I love sleeping outside, but would prefer tents now, LOL)
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Hawaii (loved Hawaii. We went in December 2005)
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity (I do donate do charities on a regular basis, but would never donate more than I can afford)
7. Been to Disneyland/world (I have been to World several times, and Land once; I preferred Land, but love animal kingdom in World)
8. Climbed a mountain (not technically up the side or anything, but Kurt and I have done countless hikes "in the mountains")
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo (did this all the time in high school)
11. Bungee jumped (I have neck issues, and I think this would really bother me physically)
12. Visited Paris (France is not at the top of my list, but since I want to see the world, it is on the list)
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning (the worst time was the time I ate ribs from Max and Ermas; after that date, I have never craved ribs again, UGH)
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty
18. Grown your own vegetables (tried would be more like it, LOL; but I did grow some as a kid that came out well)
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
20. Slept on an overnight train (meh. I will never say never, but train is not really a form of travel that I want to experience, unless it's like a dinner 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 (best one ever was in Panama, Dec 2006, from the top of the Canopy Towers hotel)
31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors (I would love to visit both Germany and Poland)
35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language (limited Spanish)
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing ( I would love to learn this)
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke (Yea, I pretty much rock, haha)
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
44. Visited Africa (this is one of my dream destinations, in specific, Zambia)
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
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 (snorkeling, and I love it)
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
62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma (I wish I still could. part of donating is you cannot have been to certain foreign countries in the past so many years, and I never qualify)
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
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 on a speeding motorcycle
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published a book (I do have photography published in a book though)
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
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
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

1 comment:

Rachael said...

in response to you learning Spanish, out of curiousity have you tried Rosetta Stone? I am thinking about getting it for Bacchus.