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Have you ever?

Have you ever done anything on this list? First I saw this on Jenn's blog, then on Lonna's, and since I could easily just copy and paste it, it looked like a good distraction from baking and cleaning before my guests arrive in a couple of days for Thanksgiving. If you feel like it, join the fun and highlight the things that you've done on your own list or comment on some similarities or differences to my list. I'll make the highlighted things I have done in a burnt orange text.
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
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris (had a layover there only)
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 (been to it, was unable to go to top)
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 (picked up hitch hikers--I know, very stupid and dangerous and it was years ago before my senses kicked in)
23. Taken a sick day when you're not ill
24. Built a snow fort
25. Held a lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping
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 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 (I don't give myself credit for this, but I have learned a new language)
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo's David
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 (air flight ambulance to be more specific)
47. Had your portrait painted (pencil drawn by my husband)
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. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma (I cannot, had Hepatitis as a child)
65. Gone sky diving (no, thank you)
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check (doh!)
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 (feeling guilt, shame..inspired to do it cover to cover)
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
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

Comments

jennie w. said…
You've never been stung by a bee or swum in the Great Salt Lake?
Heidi said…
You've never been sting by a bee? lucky! That was a fun post.
Lonna said…
hmmm skinny dipping? I guess that would be easier now that you have your own pool.

I really enjoyed reading your list.
You have done a lot of fun things! I'm sure you have a bunch of fun stories. Life flight? is that the same time you rode in a helicopter? I too sold Girl Scout cookies. I'm a sucker for them. I didn't have it as good as to wait in front of the local walmart and have people buy them. I had to go door to door!!
Conni said…
This looks fun. I'll have to do it sometime, but that would mean admitting I've been involved in a lawsuit. :( That was in my secret other life! J/K
Michele said…
WOW, I am impressed with how much you have done. Realizing of course that not all of the things on the list are favorable. There are so many things on the list I would love to do, maybe some day.
Michele said…
WOW, I am impressed with how much you have done. Realizing of course that not all of the things on the list are favorable. There are so many things on the list I would love to do, maybe some day.
Lisa said…
What a fun post! I too am amazed you have never been stung by a bee! And what language do you speak?
Bobbi said…
This was fun, Kelly. I learned some things about you!

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