Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Things I've done....

  I had been sitting here thinking that I needed to post today, but I got nothin'!!!  It's raining, and my motivation has gone out the window!  Then I saw this on Ohilda's blog and thought it was really interesting.  I love these memes.......especially when I am brain dead and don't have anything to write about!!

Bold the things you’ve done and will admit to:

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland/world
8. Climbed a mountain 
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
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
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, just did this one!!!
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, started to teach myself sign lang, but never finished
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person, yea!  2 I just completed!
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David, wow 3!
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. 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
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. Gotten flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma, only to myself
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
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, led a friend to Christ 
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

This was fun......so, what have you done?

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11 comments:

Mom To Six said...

So cool to learn more about you!!

Ohilda

Rachel @ Unexpected Blessings said...

You are so lucky never to have bounced a check! I wish I could say that!

You have got to do some great things in your life! I hope that some day I can say I have been to all the places you have been!

Mocha with Linda said...

Wow! I am impressed with all the things in bold! Loved learning more about you.

Sara@ Butterville said...

What a great idea.
A few things I've done that weren't in bold. Eaten Caviar and held a lamb and flown in a helicopter. Things I WISH I could bold: Been to France and all things french that you bolded. Seen things in Italy. I am drueling with envy. Some some some day... And I never want to hold a preying Manthis. Yicky. Bugs!

Esthermay said...

NO home run? I'm so sorry. Guess it's okay though since you've NEVER BOUNCED A CHECK?!! How did you make it through college?
heheheh
:-)
How fun was it to BOLD the Venice one?
I like reading these. Just don't feel like doin' it myself.
THANKS!

Jules from "The Roost" said...

MY gosh what a great list!!! I will have to think on that one but what a great thing ....to think about the things we have done instead of haven't! :)

Smilingsal said...

I've done quite a few of the same things you've done!

Jamie @ Purposeful Pursuit said...

WOW, you've done a lot! You seem to be well travelled, even have visited Africa...I'm a bit jealous. This was a fun read.

Jackie @ Our Moments Our Memories said...

Look at all the places you've been - amazing. I love memes too, for those times when I can't come up with anything. I might have to pull this out and do it myself soon.

Christine said...

This was FUN!! I'm afraid my list wouldn't be nearly as bold as yours! I have to know, though - what movie were you in?

2nd Cup of Coffee said...

Cracking up. You went to Venice just to be able to answer the gondola question in the affirmative! I knew it!