I Have . . .

Found this on Living, Learning and Loving Simply and she found it over on Prairie Prologue.  The things I have done are in BOLD.  What have you done?

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
(just for a short amount of time–but that counts, right?)
3. Played in a band (does choral club in college count?  no?  okay..the answer is no.)
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower (over a river while out swimming with some friends late at night–and it was amazing!)
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland/World (maybe when Madalyn is older!)
8. Climbed a mountain (in Indonesia!)
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo (no, but I have visited Solo, Indonesia!)
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (photography–self taught, baby!)
15. Adopted a child (I would love to do this)
16. Had food poisoning (it was a terrible, horrible night in the ED at 3am!  Stay away from O’Charley’s ribs!)
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty
18. Grown your own vegetables (hope to this summer!)
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
20. Slept on an overnight train (in India!)
21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked (didn’t your mama ever tell you about that?!)
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
24. Built a snow fort
25. Held a lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping
  (that one surprised ya, didn’t it?  In my defense I wasn’t completely naked!)
27. Ran a Marathon
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen a total eclipse
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
31. Hit a homerun
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 (my needs are met therefore I am satisfied)
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke (in Indonesia!)
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 (every summer while on vacation!)
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted (I have some pretty sweet photos Annagrace has drawn of me though!)
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 Indonesia!  Are ya seeing a pattern here!  That was an awesome trip!)

(Just thought I’d break up the monotony with a photo.  I visited this temple in Indonesia.  It is called Borobudur and it was breathtaking.  What an amazing time of my life and I feel like at 19 years old I was too young to really truly appreciate it!)

52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud (one of my favorite childhood activities!)
54. Gone to a drive-in theater (on my list for this summer–there’s one nearby)
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 (homeless shelter)
61. Sold girl scout cookies
62. Gone whale watching
63. Gotten 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
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten caviar
72. Pieced a quilt (on my list–gonna make one of the girls’ old clothes)
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 (never will–sorry but that is financially stupid)
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 (well, a few semi-famous basketball players:  Christian Laettner and Brian Davis among others)
92. Joined a book club (would like to do this once we move!)
93. Lost a loved one (too many to name)
94. Had a baby (x 2!)
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

0 Responses to “I Have . . .”

  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

January 2009

%d bloggers like this: