Saturday, December 20, 2008

Somebody Else's Checklist

Have seen this circulating the blogosphere and as I need a quick post...

Rules: bold it if you’ve done it.

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band (but always got to say "I'm with the band" - lol)
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland (DisneyWorld)
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo (in church, when I didn't know better... life lesson: when the congregation has this notion that all PKs sing like angels, disabuse them of this)
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
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
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 (I started young!)
24. Built a snow fort
25. Held a lamb (how about a kid - the goat kind)
26. Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a Marathon (used to watch my dad run in one when he was younger)
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen a total eclipse (sun and moon!)
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset (wish I did this more)
31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise (just a sunset one)
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors (some)
35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language (not on my own)
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied (not now, but early on in our marriage, we had enough to be comfortable - it's relative though because I don't need a lot)
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke (I'm Filipino, duh)
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 (a friend's family owns a hospital and I got to hitch a ride from her one time she was driving it)
47. Had your portrait painted (well, isn't this a right shame? somebody should do something about this! Mark? lol)
48. Gone deep sea fishing (not deep sea)
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 (not the movie kind, I guess)
53. Played in the mud
54. Gone to a drive-in theater
55. Been in a movie (but I've been on TV)
56. Visited the Great Wall of China
57. Started a business
58. Taken a martial arts class (I can still see my taek won do instructor shaking his head at my back kick)
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies (but I was a Girl Scout... we do it differently here)
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
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy (wasn't really into toys, but books, yeah)
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt(in the process)
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 (was published in an anthology)
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car (brand new? naaaah)
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper (lifestyle section, okay?)
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating (well, fish)
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life (an animal's)
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 (never bought one though)
99. Been stung by a bee
100. Read an entire book in one day (all the time!)

Not even half!

2 comments:

Frances said...

Merry Christmas! The eCard was adorable =)

spinninglovelydays said...

Thanks, Frances. :)