Been there or Done that is the Monday Meme

Taken from  David B. who took it from Tablaqueen. Mostly because I am lazy.

Bold what you have done.

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 (Yep, gave away almost an entire house full of stuff when I came to Canada. In retrospect I should have kept a thing or half dozen.)
7. Been to Disneyland
8. Climbed a mountain (not on foot. Will and I drove up Pike’s Peak once.)
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch ( I am going to count writing because it’s arty and no one really taught me to do this.)
15. Adopted a child (I am half counting this because I am adopted myself)
16. Had food poisoning
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty (I refused. Her fingers were freakishly man like and I found her scarier in person than I did when Charleton Heston did his “Damn you all to hell!”)
18. Grown your own vegetables
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France (No, but I have seen Starry Night.)
20. Slept on an overnight train (I walked through Trudeau’s infamous finger car however.)
21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill (guilty in spades.)
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 (and never will. Germ incubating at its finest is what a cruise ship is.)
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
35. Visited 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 (Shania Twain – I was awful. I’d like to blame it on the music but I just cannot sing.)
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 (as much as Rob and I kiss, we’ve likely got this covered.)
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 (1st degree black belt Tae Kwon Do)
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen (Delivered meals though)
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies
62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp (been to the museum in D.C.)
67. Bounced a cheque
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten caviar (it’s disgusting)
72. Pieced a quilt
73. Stood in Times Square
74. Toured the Everglades
75. Been fired from a job (Sam the Chickenman. Worst Job Ever.)
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
77. Broken a bone (my wrist in 7th grade)
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published a book (not yet)
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car (three times in my life)
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper (The Fort Saskatchewan Record last Decemeber)
85. Read the entire Bible
86. Visited the White House (didn’t have time drove by it though on a tour bus.)
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. Lost a loved one (ad nauseum)
94. Had a baby
95. Seen the Alamo in person
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a lawsuit
98. Owned a cell phone ( I wish I could say no to this one)
99. Been stung by a bee (and carry an epipen now)
100. Read an entire book in one day ( not in many years but once upon a time I was a demon bookworm)

Wow, I am so not interesting. What about you?

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