I was out there blog surfing and found this at Faith~Hope~Love
I just love lists like this.....not sure why. So here I go.....RED is Yes I have done it.......Black No I have not! Blue......comentary
started a blog- well yes, thats where you are now.
Slept under the stars -Yes.....but I am sure a tent was involved....though I can remember a few teenage nights spent in the desert .....in a car.
Played in a band- Middle school band...yeah.
Watched a meteor shower- Yes
Given more than you can afford to charity-
Been to Disneyland -Yes.....R was almost 6 and K was almost 3. We had a great time and went to California Adventure too.
Climbed a mountain - Yes....many
Held a Praying Mantis -not held, but observed closely....I don't hold bugs.
Sang a solo -Yes.....I am sorry for the listeners....as a teen I did many.
Bungee jumped -does reverse count?
Watched a thunder and lightning storm- Yes. Love to!
Taught yourself an art from scratch- Yes- a few
Adopted a child-
Had food poisoning -Oh god yes....oy!
Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty - I have just floated around it....It was beautiful though!
Grown your own vegetables -Yes!!!Love zucchini
Seen the Mona Lisa in France
Slept on an overnight train -No, but I have traveled by several
Had a pillow fight- yes
Hitch Hiked- no
Taken a sick day when you’re not ill- Yes
Built a snow fort
Held a lamb
Run a Marathon - not yet!!!!
Ridden in a gondola in Venice
Seen a total eclipse- Absolutely.....amazing
Watched a sunrise or sunset- One of my favorite things.
Hit a home run- I honestly dont remember.
Been on a cruise -this summer I sure am
Seen Niagara Falls in person-
Visited the birthplace of your ancestors - What are we talking here.....I have seen the areas my grandparents and great grandparents were born.....and I have been to England....but not sure where any of them were born.....I mean this is a complicated question.
Seen an Amish community
Taught yourself a new language- Well Spanish....but not very well.....and Italian.....not well , just enough to get around.....and I would love to learn Latin!
Had enough money to be truly satisfied-
Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
Gone rock climbing -yes....not repelling but rock climbing...
Seen Michelangelo’s David
Sung karaoke -Unfortunately yes...
Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
Walked on a beach by moonlight yes....definetly many times.
Been transported in an ambulance
Had your portrait painted
Gone deep sea fishing
Seen the Sistine Chapel in person - Oh yeah.....How amazing....but then my neck began to hurt! Can you imaginge how Michaelangelo must have felt?
Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris
Gone scuba diving or snorkeling
Kissed in the rain - Heck yeah....J and I had one of those Notebook kisses in the rain....up against the truck.....in the pouring rain.....wow...sorry got carried away...I think that is when I fell in love!
Played in the mud -what kid hasnt!
Gone to a drive-in theater-Yes....like 2 times....once in AZ , once in Alabama.
Been in a movie
Visited the Great Wall of China
Started a business- yes....I guess if you consider Creative Memories
Taken a martial arts class -Yes!
Served at a soup kitchen
Sold Girl Scout Cookies
Gone whale watching
Got flowers for no reason-Sure
Donated blood, platelets or plasma -you know I have tried and every time....I am anemic!
Gone sky diving
Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
Bounced a check - Yup
Flown in a helicopter
Saved a favorite childhood toy-many
Visited the Lincoln Memorial
Eaten caviar -sure
Pieced a quilt -You know I have started to, then realized I hated doing it!
Stood in Times Square -Absolutely...and loved it!
Toured the Everglades-
Been fired from a job -Yes, for having my tongue pierced....which I still have 12 years later...Thank you very much.
Seen the Changing of the Guards in London -Yes.....Very cool....got my picture too!
Broken a bone -my left are 3 times in a 1.5 years......yes you read that right
Been a passenger on a motorcycle-Yes
Seen the Grand Canyon in person -Many times.....breathtaking
Published a book-
Visited the Vatican - Yes...I have sat there and waited on the Pope to come out of his little room and bless me......Are we not all just waiting on the Pope?
Bought a brand new car - Yes.
Walked in Jerusalem
Had your picture in the newspaper Ugh...yes
Kissed a stranger at midnight on New Year’s Eve - Probably...
Visited the White House
Killed and prepared an animal for eating -well kinda.....but maybe I was just a witness to it. Did not actually do it myself.
Had chickenpox- yes
Saved someone’s life - Yes, when I was a lifeguard.
Sat on a jury
Met someone famous- a few....nobody major major
Joined a book club-yes
Got a tattoo - I have 4
Had a baby -twice!
Seen the Alamo in person - Oh yeah....and stayed in the Minger hotel overlooking the Alamo courtyard....awesome
Swam in the Great Salt Lake
Been involved in a law suit-
Owned a cell phone-Yes many
Been stung by a bee-Yes and I am alergic....In fact been hospitalized for it!
Well Not to bad....I see quite a bit of red there....More now than the last time I did this list.