Tuesday, 30 November 2010

99 Random Things

Time to get to know me a little bit more!

I stole this from my twitter and blog friend @boycrazedmomma who stole it from our other friend @cameron_crazy

here's what she wrote:
I’m pretty sure I stole this from my friend Laura’s blog...  A little get-to-know-me post. Feel free to lift this for your blog.  Laura won’t mind. Promise.
I hope you dont mind ladies but I did x

Basically its a list of  99 random things and you have to Bold the ones that you yourself have done.

1. Started your own blog (obviously)
2. Slept under the stars (one of my favourite things)

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 Disney World (Cant wait to go again with my boys)

8. Climbed a mountain (a few and got stuck on one of them)
9. Held a praying mantis (with no future plans to)
10. Sang a solo 
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris 
13. Watched a lightning storm
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch  (Trying to teach my self to draw does that count?)
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 (only every freaking time it snows!)
25. Held a Lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping 

27. Run a Marathon
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice (they were well expensive, I was there though)
29. Seen a total eclipse 
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset (both)
 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 (this is the one outside but I saw the real one too)
41. Sung karaoke (Natalie  Imbruglia: Torn 'oh the drunken shame')
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. (this was missing so made my own up) Visited the Colosseum


in Rome (after Gladiator how could I not?)
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris 
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling (Snorkeling
52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud (see if you can point out which one is me)
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 (no but I ate and vomited Oysters which I feel deserves a mention)
72. Pieced a quilt 
73. Stood in Times Square 
74. Toured the Everglades 
75. Been fired from a job (oops)
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 (and a few on other days of the year too)
86. Visited the White House 
(Just from 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 (William Fichtner &
Trev and Simon from Going Live)
92. Joined a book club 
93. Got a tattoo 
94. Had a baby (had 2!)
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 (squished it between my knees making my knees blow up like a balloon)

I like this list, it makes me remember some of the fun stuff I've done...

It also makes me think there still a lot to do!


  1. Love it! The pictures are such a neat touch!

  2. You know me, I'm all the about the pictures ;)