99 Things


I'm jumping on the bandwagon.  I originally saw this posted by Holly at Ready To Be A Mom.  I've also seen it posted a few other places.  But it looks fun, so I'm going to join in! You should too!

Istructions: The post is a list of 99 things you could have done, and you are supposed to bold the ones that you yourself have done.

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band -- does school band count?
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to DisneyWorld
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 -- I taught myself bass guitar, but I've forgotten everything already
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
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
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
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling -- snorkeling
52. Kissed in the rain -- yes, it wasn't super romantic like they do in the movies; someday though!
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
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 -- it's been a long time
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 -- I was little and I was with my mom waiting in line for tickets for some event
85. Kissed a stranger at midnight on New Year’s Eve
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 -- Mankind (a wrestler)
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

As you can see, I'm pretty lame.  But now it's your turn!

9 comments on "99 Things"

Waiting Lisa wrote: March 3, 2010 at 8:22 AM

You've never been stung by a bee?? Bees must like you. I know I do :)


Megan wrote: March 3, 2010 at 8:26 AM

I love your post! I hope 94 happens for you soon! :)

By the way, I have nominated you for the Sunshine Award! Please visit http://journeytowardmotherhood.blogspot.com/2010/03/award-for-moi.html for more info!


Holly wrote: March 3, 2010 at 10:33 AM

you've never been stung by a bee!?! Wow lucky girl!

You have an award from me on my blog btw! Check it out http://bit.ly/bWkseX


Meg wrote: March 3, 2010 at 10:59 AM

Thanks for saying hello! Very cute blog. The header is fabulous. I loved looking through your 99 list too. Such a reminder that there are so many experiences to shoot for! I just need to travel more. Period.


Just Another Mom of 2 wrote: March 3, 2010 at 2:05 PM

I love your blog! I found you through Jen at After the Alter. I married young too- and here we are, five years and two kids later ;). Following your blog, look forward to reading!


Grace wrote: March 3, 2010 at 6:18 PM

I'm new to your blog, and let me just say that you have the cutest blog ever. I love it. I swear I just come over and sit and stare at it because it's just too cute. I'm lovin' the header! Thanks for following my blog as well even though mine is a small one, and twitter too. :)

I love your 99 list, and I'm jealous you got to go visit Hawaii. I too need to travel more.


Tillie wrote: March 5, 2010 at 10:16 PM

i hope 94 happens for you sooner than later! I am hoping for that too! I took your idea and did it on my blog too. Great list!


Kelly wrote: March 8, 2010 at 11:10 PM

Hey lady! Is this a new design? I love it! And I agree with Tillie, really hope 94 happens for you soon!

http://thepursuitofmommyness.com/


NaVe wrote: March 9, 2010 at 4:54 AM

I hate the word lame.... You're so not lame!!!!think you've inspired me to jump on this bandwagon too- maybe today's post;)


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