Friday, January 30, 2009

Things I've Done

Nope, I have NOT done this!

I saw this at Life of a Southern Belle and it looked like fun. Visit . If you haven't read this blog yet, you are in for a real treat. Make sure you read the posts about "Miss Priss" I promise it will brighten your day! This is a list of life experiences. The ones I've done are in red, the rest (at least some of them, believe me you don't want me to sing a solo!) will have to go on my "Bucket List"

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/World 8. Climbed a mountain 9. Held a praying mantis

10. Sang a solo 11. Bungee jumped 12. Visited Paris - wait, does Paris, Texas count?

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 call those mental health days) 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 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(unless igpay atinlay counts)

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 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 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. Gotten 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 70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial

71. Eaten Caviar (and promptly spat it out) 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 new car

83. Walked in Jerusulem 84. Had your picture in the newspaper

85. Read the entire Bible 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 (twice) 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

Now, what about your list? Pass this along and have some fun! Kathy

Update: Can anyone out there tell me why numbers 58-60 will only appear in green? Is that God telling me I should do those things right now? Help!


Lynne (lynnesgiftsfromtheheart) said...

Good morning Kathy, WOW !! You've led such a wonderful fun filled life.. I enjoyed learning all of this about you.. have a super w/k my friend.. hugs ~lynne~

prof en retraite said...

Wow Kathy! I am impressed with all the things you have done, my freind. I see a few on the list that I would like to do, but have not! But I must say...I hooted when I saw that you have gone skinny dipping!! I may have to try this one...maybe not for a post!! he he! Have a great weekend...Debbie

Melissa Miller said...

~WOW~ :)
What an amazing life you've had! Ridden in ambulance?...Oh my...

marty39 said...

Kathy, what a fun post. Now about the skinny dipping one - hummmmm!!! Great post. Hugs, Marty

The Muse said...

Hello! :)
oh go ahead and sing...I promise, I won't mind at all! :)
Besides...a gal as courageous as yourself...should have no problem!
So what song shall I throw into the karaoke machine, Ms Kathy? :)

Blondie's Journal said...


This is very impressive! At first I read wrong & thought you did everything, now i see you are a little more like me! LOL

Great post! :-)


xinex said...

Hi Kathy! How nice to know more about you. Thanks for sharing. We have something in common...I had food poisoning too.:-)...Christine

Dawnie said...

you've done alot! I had to laugh at the caviar thing...I cant imagine even wanting to try it.

Bo said...

Hi Kathy...You've been skinny dipping??? LOL, that's one thing that won't be going on my "Bucket List" with this saggy, baggy, bulgy thankful... ;-) Bo

Kathysue said...

what a fun list!You are doing just fine with your list.Lots more to do and see and too look forward too.I think we should all keep a list and keep on keeping on.Hugs kathysue

Belle (from Life of a...) said...

Thank you for saying such sweet things about my're pretty cool yourself!!

ann said...

You have done quite a bit more than me.These always help us know more about you than we'd ever know just chattin..ann

ann said...

You have done quite a bit more than me.These always help us know more about you than we'd ever know just chattin..ann