Friday, May 11, 2012

a list of 99 things

Sorry, i have been MIA for so long! I have been super busy at work and at home, it seems that the days and nights get away from me, i am hoping to change this starting now, so to make it an easy transition back into blogging i am doing something i saw on Jessica's blog from You are my color, check her out, she is great and has a sweet new baby!

The rule is to bold the things you've done, but i am copying Jessica on this one and also highlighting the ones i would like to do!

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

8. Climbed a mountain

9. Held a praying mantis

10. Sang a solo

11. Bungee jumped

12. Visited Paris

13. Watched a lightning storm

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 _ possibly going to plant my own garden this weekend or next!! :)

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

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

37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied i can't say i am not satisfied, but i would like to have more in savings and have my student loans paid off!!

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-  I have gone snorkeling, but want to scuba dive.

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. Got flowers for no reason

64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma  I would love to do this, but with my Diabetes they usually tell me i can't :(

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

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 a passenger on a motorcycle

79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person

80. Published a book

81. Visited the Vatican

82. Bought a brand new car

83. Walked in Jerusalem

84. Had your picture in the newspaper

85. Kissed a stranger at midnight on New Year’s Eve

86. Visited the White House Well the outside :)

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

92. Joined a book club

93. Got a tattoo

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

I've only done 27 of the 99... How sad is that :( I need to get on getting some of these things crossed of my list :)

Do you have a bucket list? If so what is your number 1 thing you wish to accomplish on that list! After looking at this list and my 101 things in 1001 days, i should really sit down and right a list of the top 10 things i wish to do!

Hope you have a great weekend and HAPPY FRIDAY!! :) Stay tuned for an update on what we have been up to and working on at our house.

Until next time,


Jessica Renee said... [Reply]

I'm so glad you copied me, I love your list! :) Welcome back to blogging!

Emily said... [Reply]

Love you list! Did I know you had diabetes? I probably did and just forgot. I have T1D and we are trying to start a family so I am all about getting my A1C down. What's yours?