Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Things I've done

From the cycling arist who was inspired by Lisa Call (who was in turn inspired by Karine Swenson) I thought this "things I've done" list was a bit of fun.

The things that I have done are in bold.

How about you? what have you done?

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band (does the concert band at high school count?)
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland
8. Climbed a mountain (Mount Koskciusco)
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris ( well I went through on a train)
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning (the chicken did it)
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty (it wasnt open when we were there)
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 (but not recently)
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
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 (it's not money that makes you satisfied)
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo's David
41. Sung karoke
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 (when my daughter broke her arm)
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 (I love snorkelling)
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
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 (teddy)
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt (does a patchwork cushion count?)
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 (never, knock on wood)
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle (only in my youth)
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 (just the local paper)
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
88. Had chickenpox (as a adult)
89. Saved someone’s life
90. Sat on a jury!
91. Met someone famous (Robert Plant, Yehudi Menuin)
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 lawsuit
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee
100. Read an entire book in one day

Feel free to share the things that you have done, and leave me a comment if you blog about it too.

3 comments:

Tina Mammoser said...

High school band most certainly counts! :) This is fun, quite a lot of people doing it and I love going to read their lists!

Carley said...

Tess, you've inspired me to get my blog up-and-running again. Thanks.

Come & check out my list...

melanie said...

I like reading these. We've done quite a lot of the same things!

http://the-onion.net/weblog/archives/2008/12/bold_if_youve_done_it.php

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