Things I've done

Everything bolded is something I have done in my lifetime. After going through this I think I need to add a few things to my list! Thanks for the idea Em!

1. Started your own blog (obviously)
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 (I forgot the words – yep that’s right. So I sang the first verse three times)
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (still teaching!)
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 (scary, no thank you)
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill (uh… wait, I mean at my old job of course)
24. Built a snow fort
25. Held a lamb (held, fed, clipped, docked; did I mention my parents used to raise sheep?)
26. Gone skinny dipping (no but it’s on the list)
27. Run a Marathon (whatdya know – this one’s on there too!)
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen an 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 (I’ll never forget the look on Eli Yoder’s two little boys when he said I could give them a can of pop to share. You would have thought I gave them the world.)
36. Taught yourself a new language
37. Had enough money to be satisfied
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing (does it have to be on real actual rocks – or does a rock wall count?)
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke (you can bet this one’s on the list!)
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant (what a cool thing to do… might have to add that one)
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
46. Been transported in an ambulance (not me – I rode along with my mom for surgery #2)
47. Had your 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 (just last week…)
54. Gone to a drive-in theater
55. Been in a movie
56. Visited the Great Wall of China
57. Started a business (three months and counting…)
58. Taken a martial arts class (you’re lookin… uh, reading the ramblings of a yellow belt in Tae Kwon Do. Hae YA!)
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies (mmm… thin mints. Where can a girl get some thin mints in December?)
62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma (note, I have not gone back after a nurse got the needle in behind a valve and had to dig around to get through it…)
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check (just keeping it real… I was a poor college kid once)
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten Caviar (hated it. Will never attempt again.)
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 (apparently you have not met my brother…)
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published a book (oooh, this one is bolded, stared and no.1 on the list)
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper (every week for two years)
85. Read the entire Bible (okay so maybe this one is bolded, stared and no.1 on the list)
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 (Byron Velvick the bass fishing Bachelor)
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby (this might be #3)
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


Anonymous said...

Hey Tracy, thanks for stopping by my blog. Good luck in your photo venture!
P.S. I really enjoyed reading this list!