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Preparing For The New Year

100 Things Meme

Found this on Sarah's blog and thought it was intriguing.

I have:

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 
7. Been to Disneyland/Disneyworld 
8. Climbed a mountain 
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 
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 
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  
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 
41. Sung karaoke
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt 
43. Bought a stranger a meal in 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 
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. Gotten 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 
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 
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 
83. Walked in Jerusalem 
84. Had your picture in the newspaper
85. Read the entire Bible 
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 
92. Joined a book club 

93. Lost a loved one 
94. Had a baby

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

100. Made a vow to do as many of these things as possible

I'm amazed and pleased to see that I've done about 2/3 of these things! I would like to make it clear that I will not be bungee jumping, sky diving or reading the entire bible. I would rather kill and prepare an animal for eating or walk in Jerusalem.

Some of these things are actually on my list of things to do this year. Nice.