Friday, 9 January 2009

have you ever? - 100 things

I found this on someone's blog the other day and thought it was interesting.Here are my answers:

1. Started your own blog - obviously!
2. Slept under the stars - no.
3. Played in a band (orchestra) - yes.
4. Visited Hawaii - no
5. Watched a meteor shower - no
6. Given more than you can afford to charity - no
7. Been to Disneyland - will Disneyworld do?
8. Climbed a mountain - not as in mountaineering
9. Held a praying mantis - no
10. Sang a solo - lots of times
12. Visited Paris - yes
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea - no
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch - no
15. Adopted a child - no
16. Had food poisoning - no
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty - no
18. Grown your own vegetables - yes
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France - yes
20. Slept in an overnight train - no
21. Had a pillow fight - yes
22. Hitchhiked - no
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill - yes
24. Built a snow fort - no
25. Held a lamb - yes
26. Gone skinny dipping - no
27. Run a marathon - no
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice - no
29. Seen a total eclipse (solar) - yes
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset - yes
31. Hit a home run - no
32. Been on a cruise - no
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person - yes
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors - yes
35. Seen an Amish community - no
36. Taught yourself a new language - no
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied - mmmmm
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person - no
39. Gone rock climbing - no
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David - no
41. Sung karaoke - no
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt - no
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant -no
44. Visited Africa - no
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight - yes
46. Been transported in an ambulance - no
47. Had your portrait painted - no
48. Gone deep sea fishing - no
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person - no
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris - yes
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling - no
52. Kissed in the rain - yes
53. Played in the mud - yes
55. Been in a movie - no
56. Visited the Great Wall of China - no
57. Started a business - no
58. Taken a martial arts class - no
59. Visited Russia - no
60. Served at a soup kitchen - no
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies - no
62. Gone whale watching - no
63. Got flowers for no reason - no
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp - no
67. Bounced a check - yes
68. Flown in a helicopter - no
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy - yes
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial - no
71. Eaten cavier - no
72. Pieced a quilt - yes
73. Stood in Times Square - no
74. Toured the Everglades - no
75. Been fired from a job - no
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London - no
77. Broken a bone - no
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle - no
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person - yes
80. Published a book - no
81. Visited the Vatican - no
82. Bought a brand new car - yes
83. Walked in Jerusalem -no
84. Had your picture in the newspaper - yes
85. Read the entire Bible - no
86. Visited the White House - no
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating - no
88. Had chicken pox - no
89. Saved someone’s life - yes
90. Sat on a jury - yes
91. Met someone famous - no
92. Joined a book club - no
93. Lost a loved one - yes
94. Had a baby - yes
95. Seen the Alamo in person - yes
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake - no
97. Been involved in a lawsuit - no
98. Owned a cell phone - yes
99. Been stung by a bee - yes
100. Read an entire book in one day - yes

3 comments:

  1. 1. Started your own blog - yes
    2. Slept under the stars - no.
    3. Played in a band (orchestra) - yes.
    4. Visited Hawaii - no
    5. Watched a meteor shower - no
    6. Given more than you can afford to charity - no
    7. Been to Disneyland - disneyworld too!
    8. Climbed a mountain - not as in mountaineering too
    9. Held a praying mantis - no
    10. Sang a solo - yes
    12. Visited Paris - no
    13. Watched a lightning storm at sea - no
    14. Taught yourself an art from scratch - yes
    15. Adopted a child - no
    16. Had food poisoning - yes
    17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty - no
    18. Grown your own vegetables - yes
    19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France - no
    20. Slept in an overnight train - no
    21. Had a pillow fight - yes
    22. Hitchhiked - no
    23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill - yes
    24. Built a snow fort - no
    25. Held a lamb - yes
    26. Gone skinny dipping - no
    27. Run a marathon - will 10k's do?
    28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice - no
    29. Seen a total eclipse (solar) - yes
    30. Watched a sunrise or sunset - yes
    31. Hit a home run - no
    32. Been on a cruise - no
    33. Seen Niagara Falls in person - yes
    34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors - yes
    35. Seen an Amish community - no
    36. Taught yourself a new language - no
    37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied - i don't think money makes you satisfied - the more you make the more you spend! Vicious cycle really.
    38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person - no
    39. Gone rock climbing - yes
    40. Seen Michelangelo’s David - no
    41. Sung karaoke - yes
    42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt - no
    43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant -i offered at a fish and chip place as a couple realised they didn't have their credit card but they refused!
    44. Visited Africa - no
    45. Walked on a beach by moonlight - yes
    46. Been transported in an ambulance - yes
    47. Had your portrait painted - yes
    48. Gone deep sea fishing - no
    49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person - yes
    50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris - no
    51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling - yes
    52. Kissed in the rain - yes
    53. Played in the mud - yes
    55. Been in a movie - no
    56. Visited the Great Wall of China - no
    57. Started a business - yes
    58. Taken a martial arts class - yes
    59. Visited Russia - no
    60. Served at a soup kitchen - no
    61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies - no
    62. Gone whale watching - yes
    63. Got flowers for no reason - no
    66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp - no
    67. Bounced a check - no
    68. Flown in a helicopter - no (a seaplane though!)
    69. Saved a favorite childhood toy - yes (aw teddy!)
    70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial - no
    71. Eaten cavier - no
    72. Pieced a quilt - yes (a mini one)
    73. Stood in Times Square - no
    74. Toured the Everglades - no
    75. Been fired from a job - no
    76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London - London Ontario yes
    77. Broken a bone - no (i don't agree with the doc that said I had)
    78. Been on a speeding motorcycle - no
    79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person - no
    80. Published a book - not mine - i've created someone else's though
    81. Visited the Vatican - yes
    82. Bought a brand new car - yes
    83. Walked in Jerusalem -no
    84. Had your picture in the newspaper - yes
    85. Read the entire Bible - no
    86. Visited the White House - no
    87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating - no
    88. Had chicken pox - yes
    89. Saved someone’s life - no (when did you mum?)
    90. Sat on a jury - no
    91. Met someone famous - yes
    92. Joined a book club - no
    93. Lost a loved one - yes
    94. Had a baby - no
    95. Seen the Alamo in person - no
    96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake - no
    97. Been involved in a lawsuit - no
    98. Owned a cell phone - yes
    99. Been stung by a bee - no
    100. Read an entire book in one day - yes

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  2. I saved your dad's life when I first met him - remember the frozen chicken episode? :oD

    And it was Ottowa we watched the changing of the guard in Canada - not London. :o)

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  3. Debs - you've never been stung by a bee? What a loser! :)

    I've posted my answers on my own blog. It makes my blog look a little more interesting!!

    http://josie1605.blogspot.com/2009/01/100-questions.html

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Thanks for taking the time to comment on my blethers. I really appreciate it. I do try to reply to everyone but sometimes life just gets in the way of that happening! :o)