Sunday, March 27, 2011

Life List

Life List - RED is what I Have Done

Check out this fun Life List by way of Kelly, at Kelly's Art Journaling, who found it through another person, on Dawn DeVries Sokol's blog, D'Blogala... RED is what I have done.   This is just sort of a fun thing to do.  Hope you enjoy :)

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band
4. Visited Hawaii
5. Watched a meteor shower, TWO- from my back yard, and from the beach at 4:00am :)
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis, no, but I've held an alligator several times
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris 
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch, painting (mixed media), drawing, sculpting
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, no, but I've seen Picasso's Guernica in Spain
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, no, but I've ridden in a van with a chicken in my lap
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, to Alaska
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 Michelangelos David
41. Sung karaoke (never do that again!)
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt, tried to but our snow van broke down
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, does a caricature at the beach count?
48. Gone deep sea fishing
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, I've seen a bridge designed by Eiffel in Spain - amazing!
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling
52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud, that's what started my love affair with clay!
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, one day I will do this!!
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
65. Gone sky diving, on my list of things to do :)
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter, in Alaska - they flew us to an iceberg and then went ice climbing on it!
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt
73. Stood in Times Square, on New Year's Eve - that was madness
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, so freakin' awesome - a total high!
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person
80. Published a book
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car, my Mini Cooper S, which I still love dearly :)
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, Bill Murray
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby, going to have two before the end of the summer!
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, OUCH
100.  Read a book in one day



  1. You've done quite a lot, Kelly. This is a fun idea.

  2. Man ... that's some list ... my eyes and my heart stopped at number 4 ... Visited Hawaii

  3. Great list Kelly. My favorite was that you "held a chicken in your lap while driving in a van!" You're hilarious! I love your list!
    Hugs and blessings for your week.