Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Blog Quiz

The following exercise is floating in the blogosphere (especially on the creative blogs). In the spirit of the season, I have decided to play.

Here's the rule: Bold the things you've done & post on your blog!

1. Started your own blog--started three different ones, this is the only one to last
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band--performed at Shakey's Pizza Parlor in Pasadena Texas
4. Visited Hawaii-- while in the military
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland--in US and Tokyo
8. Climbed a mountain -- Climbed Mt. Fuji when I was living in Japan
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo -- undergraduate degree was in Vocal Music Performance
11. Bungee jumped--in Australia
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea--while in the Navy
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch--Print Gocco
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty--I live in New York City, of course
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 --alone and hoped to get caught by didn't
27. Run a Marathon--Chicago 1995, 5 hours, 25 minutes and 35 seconds
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--used to perform for Carnival Cruise Lines
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language--learning Japanese via Rosetta Stone
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
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
53. Played in the mud
54. Gone to a drive-in theater
55. Been in a movie
56. Visited the Great Wall of China--while in the military
57. Started a business
58. Taken a martial arts class
59. Visited Russia--while in the military
60. Served at a soup kitchen -- every Thanksgiving in NYC
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies
62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma--used to but can't anymore
65. Gone sky diving--in the military
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter--in the military and civilian lives
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial--big history buff and love DC
71. Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt
73. Stood in Times Square--see #17 above
74. Toured the Everglades--aways vacation in Florida, love Key West
75. Been fired from a job--used to work at Fudruckers but got the f and r mixed up while answering the phone and got fired that day.
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
77. Broken a bone
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published a book
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car--a new pick up truck
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--see #70 above
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life--used to be a lifeguard
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous--work in the entertainment industry now
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby
95. Seen the Alamo in person--lived in Texas and LOVE San Antonio
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 and highly allergic to them

1 comment:

Jodi Renshaw said...

Wow - you saved someone's life! What a blessing for you both.