And now for something a bit lighter…

From Deeleea to Auntie Doris to me!

Bold is for Done. Italics is for would like to.

1. Started my own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than I can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland/world
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sung a solo (does it have to be in public?)
11. Bungee jumped (no way!)
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea (as long as I’m on land)
14. Taught myself an art from scratch
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty
18. Grown my own vegetables
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France

20. Slept on an overnight train Chicago to Seattle an amazing trip (though I would like to go on the Orient Express)
21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitchhiked
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 (does a rounder count?)
32. Been on a cruise
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of my ancestors
35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught myself a new language (or at least refresh the ones I’ve learnt)
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
47. Had my 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
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 (though would love to elephant watch again)
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 cheque
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 (well, nearly new!)
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had my picture in the newspaper
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating (does trout fishing count?)
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous
92. Joined a book club (online)

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

3 thoughts on “And now for something a bit lighter…

  1. I’m exactly half way with 50 of them:

    1. Started my own blog
    2. Slept under the stars
    3. Played in a band
    5. Watched a meteor shower
    8. Climbed a mountain
    9. Held a praying mantis
    12. Visited Paris
    13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
    14. Taught myself an art from scratch
    16. Had food poisoning
    18. Grown my own vegetables
    19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
    21. Had a pillow fight
    22. Hitchhiked
    23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
    24. Built a snow fort
    25. Held a lamb
    26. Gone skinny dipping
    29. Seen a total eclipse
    30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
    32. Been on a cruise
    34. Visited the birthplace of my ancestors
    38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
    39. Gone rock climbing
    40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
    41. Sung karaoke
    44. Visited Africa
    45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
    46. Been transported in an ambulance
    52. Kissed in the rain
    53. Played in the mud
    54. Gone to a drive-in theater
    63. Got flowers for no reason
    64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
    67. Bounced a cheque
    69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
    71. Eaten caviar
    76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
    77. Broken a bone
    80. Published a book
    84. Had my picture in the newspaper
    85. Read the entire Bible
    87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
    88. Had chickenpox
    91. Met someone famous
    92. Joined a book club
    93. Lost a loved one
    94. Had a baby (if being a Dad counts)
    98. Owned a cell phone
    99. Been stung by a bee

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