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Wednesday, May 16, 2012

99 Things...

Happy Wednesday! Seriously, why are the weeks getting longer?
  I saw this featured on Jax's blog (& a few others) and I thought it would be fun to play along. 

Out of 99 things, the ones in bold are the things I've done and some of them have blog posts that correlate:

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band
5. Watched a meteor shower

6. Given more than you can afford to charity

7. Been to Disneyland

8. Climbed a mountain

9. Held a praying mantis

10. Sang a solo

11. Bungee jumped

13. Watched a lightning storm

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
 
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
39. Gone rock climbing 

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 

50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling
 
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
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
 
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial 
 
71. Eaten Caviar

72. Pieced a quilt

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 a passenger on a motorcycle
 
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
 
80. Published a book

83. Walked in Jerusalem

84. Had your picture in the newspaper
85. Kissed a stranger at midnight on New Year’s Eve

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

92. Joined a book club

93. Got a tattoo

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

So, how many have you done?

8 comments:

Jax @ JaxandMarbles said...

You've done alot of the traveling ones! I gotta get moooovin!
P.S. Thanks for the linkage! :)

KRISTIN said...

Oh I love this! I've done a lot more than I anticipated! Not many of the travel ones unfortunately. :(

Carolyn said...

OK. I've seen this on a bazillion blogs. Maybe I finally have to play along. HAHA :)

Lindsey @ Running Down A Dream said...

First of all, I LOVE Audrey Hepburn and that picture is nothing short of fabulous!

Great list! You have been a LOT of places. I need to work on that!

Jen said...

As unclassy as it sounds, you MUST skinny dip. Just once. And preferably at night. haha So. Fun.

fancyfunction said...

This is a great list! I've done most of the same travel ones as you but there's always still so much more to see. :)

Neely said...

I keep meaning to do this...

Laura@Cowboy Boots said...

i don't know...too ADD to sit and count..

but #23 made me laugh...I guess if ur parents read this then they'd know...I won't tell! hee hee

i'll never do #93...i hate getting dirty and would be afraid i'd think it's dirt and it won't rub off haha