these have i done

Steve showed this to me on another blog.  If you want to play, just copy the list and bold the items you’ve actually done.

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars (at Red Rocks)
3. Played in a band (many a worship band – one called Cross of Wood)
4. Visited Hawaii (Kauai with mi familia)

5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland (nope… Disneyworld, though)
8. Climbed a mountain (Pike’s Peak)

9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo (did I mention Cross of Wood?)

11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris (does the airport count?)
13. Watched a lightning storm
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch

15. Adopted a child (maybe one day…)
16. Had food poisoning (more than once)
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty (no, but I have seen it in person)
18. Grown your own vegetables (I’d like to think I had a hand in Steve’s garden… I helped water sometimes…)
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
20. Slept on an overnight train

21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked (no, but I have picked up a hitchhiker)
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
24. Built a snow fort (it was more like an ice mound)
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 (and I probably never will)
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 didn’t get far, but I tried to pick up Korean in Guam)
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 (I once picked up a woman holding a homeless sign and took her to Wendy’s for a happy meal)
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight (mm.. yes)
46. Been transported in an ambulance (fell into uncontrollable spasms during church)
47. Had your portrait painted (does a caricature count?)
48. Gone deep sea fishing (we were on our way when the trip was canceled; I had already taken Dramamine and slept the next hour)
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling (PADI certified!)
52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud

54. Gone to a drive-in theater (where I fell in love with Wall-E)
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 tend to leave the country and/or get pierced too often for my blood to be valued)
65. Gone sky diving (no, but I really want to)
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter (and landed on a glacier to take a stroll!)
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial

71. Eaten caviar (on sushi)
72. Pieced a quilt
73. Stood in Times Square
74. Toured the Everglades
75. Been fired from a job (grrr…)
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
77. Broken a bone (just my nose: cartilage)
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle (I have a scar to prove it)
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person (it felt like I was going to fall into a video game: I’m afraid of heights)
80. Published a book (my undergrad thesis was official)

81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper (both in Denver and in Guam)
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
88. Had chickenpox (and if this vaccine does me good, I never will)
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 (and I’m from Texas! how embarrassing.)
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a law suit
98. Owned a mobile phone
99. Been stung by a bee
100. Read an entire book in one day

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