Wednesday, February 10, 2010

99 things

I have seen this post at Diary of a (not so) single mum (who got the idea from Hayley at Single Motherhood Challenges)and decided to jump on the band wagon. And now I am just after finding out that Claire at 20 Something Mum (Happy Birthday by the way!) also jumped on.

This is just for fun. Here's a list of 99 things. Bold the ones you have done and post on your blog! =)

  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
  8. Climbed a mountain
  9. Held a praying mantis
  10. Sang a solo
  11. Bungee jumped
  12. Visited Paris
  13. Watched a lightening storm
  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 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 Russia
  60. Served at a soup kitchen
  61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies
  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. 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 a passenger on a 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. Kissed a stranger at midnight on New Year’s Eve
  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. Got a tattoo
  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

46! Not bad. See how you fare and post it! Enjoy!

PS: Mr Foodie has just read this and says that he is embarassed by the fact that, being French, I haven't been at the top of the Eiffel Tower. Even he has : )


  1. Ok, what is your tatoo and, more importantly, WHERE is it?? Jen

  2. @Jen: I actually have 2. A celtic symbol of eternity on my lower back on the right hand side and a chain of cherry blossoms going down my spine from my neck (only about 5 of them, there is still room for more!)Far from beating Mr Foodie who has 4 of them LOL

  3. Mr Foodie is the king...... I am Mr Foodie.... And Miss Foodie is my queen.....

    And I got 51.... You would say it was 50 but i count swimming in your mums pool as snorkeling (i have a snorkle and goggles)

  4. woohoo check out ms foodie xx

    very interesting indeed, i have 1 tartoo and i have also met someone famous, i must give this one a go

  5. I am nominating you for a Sunshine Award, its on my page and I haven't done the post up yet (I only got it today myself) but I just couldn't wait to tell you. I get such a kick out of your blog, really enjoy it, you really do bring me sunshine:D I will shout you on FB (saw the pic of the tat).

  6. I've seen this as well, great fun. Yes, I agree with Mr should be ashamed of yourself not going to the top of the Eiffel Tower! ;0)) x


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