Tag: You’re It

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This is an easy one to let fellow bloggers know some of the things that you have accomplished in life without answering questions. Just bold what you have done, and unbold what you haven’t done, and repost. You may want to change the pictures to highlight the adventures that are more personal to you.

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The Summit of the Humpback Rocks in Virginia

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 (Been to 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 (writing poetry)
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 (does a baby goat count?)
26 Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a Marathon
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice

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Total Eclipse of the Sun

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. Visited an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language (I think that html  and xml should count)
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied (probably and just didn’t recognize it at the time)
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke (one of my favorites)
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant (wish that I had)
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight

moonlight-on-the-beach
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 (those were fun)
55. Been in a movie (an extra in the movie Roller Coaster, totally unforgettable 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 (cooked for one once)
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies
62. Gone whale watching

whale-watching-off-cape-cod
Whale Watching off Cape Cod

63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp (Visited the Holocaust 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
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 (yuck)
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous
(politicians and media?)
92. Joined a book club (I read too fast for clubs and don’t have the patience)
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby (four)
95. Seen the Alamo in person
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a lawsuit
98. Owned a cell phone (to date, five; I’m hard on them)
99. Been stung by a bee
100. Read an entire book in one day

7 thoughts on “Tag: You’re It

  1. Poietes,
    Thanks for adding value to my blog.
    The list here is great. Could not miss an opportunity to show off. So here goes …

    1. Started your own blog
    2. Slept under the stars
    8. Climbed a mountain
    9. Held a praying mantis
    10. Sang a solo
    12. Visited Paris
    14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (writing poetry) – not very good at it though.
    18. Grown your own vegetables
    19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
    20. Slept on an overnight train – common in India
    21. Had a pillow fight
    29. Total Eclipse of the Sun
    30. Watched a sunrise or sunset
    34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
    36. Taught yourself a new language (German)
    37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied
    45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
    50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris
    53. Played in the mud
    76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
    82. Bought a brand new car
    88. Had chickenpox
    93. Lost a loved one
    98. Owned a cell phone
    99. Been stung by a bee
    100. Read an entire book in one day

    Cool list!

  2. 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 (Been to 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 (writing poetry)*
    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 (does a baby goat count?)*
    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. Visited an Amish community
    36. Taught yourself a new language (I think that html and xml should count)*
    37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied (probably and just didn’t recognize it at the time)*
    38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
    39. Gone rock climbing*
    40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
    41. Sung karaoke (one of my favorites)*
    42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
    43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant (wish that I had)*
    44. Visited Africa
    45. Walked on a beach by moonlight*
    moonlight-on-the-beach
    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 (those were fun)*That shows my age!!!
    55. Been in a movie (an extra in the movie Roller Coaster, totally unforgettable 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 (cooked for one once)*
    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 (Visited the Holocaust 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*
    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 (yuck)*
    88. Had chickenpox*
    89. Saved someone’s life*
    90. Sat on a jury
    91. Met someone famous (politicians and media?)*
    92. Joined a book club (I read too fast for clubs and don’t have the patience)
    93. Lost a loved one*
    94. Had a baby (four)* One
    95. Seen the Alamo in person
    96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
    97. Been involved in a lawsuit
    98. Owned a cell phone (to date, five; I’m hard on them)*
    99. Been stung by a bee*
    100. Read an entire book in one day*

  3. I really enjoyed this – (i dont usually) and i even added 10 more items

    101. Lived in another country at least 1yr (Saudi Arabia)

    102. watched a baby be born (human, cat, dog, camel)

    103. canned/dried your own food (mostly jams)

    104. entered something in the State Fair (great fun)

    105. Tried re-living history (civil & napleonic reenacting – GREAT fun)

    106. Stood on the Acropolis

    107. Stood at the foot of the ‘Treasury’ in Petra

    108. Served in the Military (proudly in USAFR & USAR)

    109 Look at the stars through a telescope

    110. Held a newborn grandchild in your arms

    i do enjoy your blog – have a great day

    1. Oh, those are great additions. I was thinking of adding some, but then I really couldn’t think of any. I could say yes to 101, 102, and 109.

      Thanks so much for playing along. Come back soon.

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