Monday, February 23, 2009

My Top 100 - The stuff I've done is in red

My Top 100 list. This has been floating for sometime on line so I here is my version..
1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Tahiti
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland
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 stray animal.
16. Had food poisoning
17. Walked to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
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 snowman.
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 Victoria Falls in Sth Africa.
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- just didnt know it !
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelos David
41. Sung karaoke
42. Seen the mud pools in NZ.
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
57. Started a business
58. Taken a martial arts class
59. Visited Perth and Broome
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold raffle tickets for Scouts
62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
65. Gone sky diving,
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Visit the Quarantime Station in night.
67. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the war memorial in Canberra.
71.Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt
73. Ice skated.
74. Toured Kakadu.
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. See my life as a work of art when I get to the end of it and hope I was a good 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. Walked the Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea
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 Ypres and Poiziers in person
96. Paid homage to the dead on Anzac Day at Gallipoli.
97. Been involved in a law suit
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee
100. Read an entire book in one day

48/100 is my score at age 37. Room for improvement there I think.

First Cab off the Rank

Well, this is the first blog of probably 2. I have lead a fortunate life, hence the name of the blog.