Tuesday, 7 July 2009

Congrats to Sue on her 2nd Blogaversary

Sue at Sue's Krafty Kards is celebrating her 2nd Blogaversary with some fabulous blog candy. In order to qualify she has asked her blog visitors to complete this list of things they have done. I've highlighted the ones that I have done in red.

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars (just added this one in as I remembered that I slept under the stars at Lake Tahoe in 1980)
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/world/Disneyland Paris
8. Climbed a mountain I've climbed Helvelyn in the Lake District
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo (School production of Pirates of Penzance!)

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
(yes in Malaysia, from Kuala Lumpur to Taiping)
21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
24. Made a Snow Angel
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. Stood in the rim of the Grand Canyon

32. Been on a cruise (a river cruise from Moscow to St Petersburg)

33. Seen Niagara Falls in person

34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors (it's just down the road lol)
35. Seen an erupting volcano in person.

36. Taught yourself a new language (learned a little bit of Italian this year)
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
(yay, this summer)
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
(not since I was 14 though)
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted (had a caricature drawn of me when I was 21)
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 snorkelling
(snorkelling in the Med)
52. Kissed in the rain

53. Played in the mud

54. Gone to a drive-in theatre (movie theatre in California)

55. Been in a movie

56. Visited the Great Wall of China

57. Started a business
(and finished one)
58. Taken a martial arts class

59. Visited Russia

60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Cookies for charity
(lots of times)
62. Gone whale watching

63. Been given flowers for no reason

64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma (only once as they had terrible trouble getting any blood out of me)

65. Gone sky diving

66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp

67. Bounced a check

68. Flown in a helicopter

69. Saved a favourite childhood toy

70. Visited Buckingham Palace

71. Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt or blanket
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. Been to the top of the Empier State Building

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 (many times in our local paper to do with work)
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 (Prince Charles, Princess Anne, First Minister of Scotland Donald Dewar and Cabinet Secretary for Education Fiona Hyslop (Scottish Parliament)
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

Thanks to Sue for the chance to win this gorgeous blog candy and well done on the 2nd Anniversary.


  1. Thanks for joining in Janice and good luck in the draw on the 17th.

  2. wow Janice give us a song then. I can just see you on stage at school singing a solo. ;)

  3. I think you may want to pop over to My Blog Janice!!!!


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