Thursday, March 18, 2010


I saw this on another blog and thought it would be fun..I like random things like this.

Instructions: The post is a list of 99 random things. Bold the ones that you yourself have done  And for some I added my own little commentary.

1. Started your own blog (Although if you're reading this, you obviously know this fact! Have you visted my other blog, Blessed Cakes? Its all about my cookie/cake obsession.)

2. Slept under the stars (Well, in a tent..does that count? Probably not!)

3. Played in a band (I played flute for 6 years.)

4. Visited Hawaii

5. Watched a meteor shower

6. Given more than you can afford to charity

7. Been to Disney World

8. Climbed a mountain (yaaaay Camp Cheley!!!!)

9. Held a praying mantis

10. Sang a solo (heck no! I wish!)

11. Bungee jumped (I used to want to do this...but now that I have Oliver, I'm too scared.)

12. Visited Paris

13. Watched a lightning storm (I looove thunder and lightning storms)

14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (Does cake/cookie decorating count?)

15. Adopted a child

16. Had food poisoning  (Ugghh queso from tumbleweed... :-@)

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 (Jay and my first vacation together was a Mexican cruise!)
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person (yes, during the first week of FREEZING COLD!!!!!!!!!!)

34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
35. Seen an Amish community (when I was younger my parents had all the cabinetry (sp?) for our  new house made by Amish. I still remember they had the cutest puppies!!)

36. Learned a new language (3 years of high school and 4 years of college German and I still barely speak it.)

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. Sang karaoke

42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt

43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant (I would love to do this sometime.)

44. Visited Africa

45. Walked on a beach by moonlight (I can only do this if we arent by the water.  Dark water over my feet at night FREAKS ME OUT!)

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  (Both!!! Snorkeling in Cozumel, Mexico and Jamaica.  Scuba diving in Jamaica. Awesome!)

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 (I sell cakes and cookies from my home, but thats not exactly a "business". Yet!)

58. Taken a martial arts class

59. Visited Russia

60. Served at a soup kitchen

61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies

62. Gone whale watching (How about dolphin watching?  Yes!)

63. Got flowers for no reason

64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma (Did that in high school and felt good about myself, said I would do it often...aaaand havent done it since. I felt like crap afterward!)

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 (Not the Lincoln Memorial, but I've visited so many Civil War battlesites, memorials, i've lost count.)

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 (Just a stress fracture, so thankfully not a "real" break.)

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

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 (Bill Clinton! And saw Barack Obama up close but didnt stay around to "meet" him...hey, I was pregnant and grouchy.)

92. Joined a book club

93. Got a tattoo (I was 19, almost 20.  Its 3 daisies, on my back, and Oliver likes to poke it and laugh.)
94. Had a baby  (The best experience of my life!!!!)

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

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