Sunday, December 21, 2008

Everything you ever wanted to know about Lena - -

But never dared ask. Well, not really EVERYTHING - but I've got to keep up with the cool kids so here goes.

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 (and DisneyWorld) many, many times
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo
11. Bungee jumped - You are kidding, right?
12. Visited Paris - headed that way once, but the people on the train were so rude we got off the train and headed for Luxemburg instead. Ole was traveling in uniform and the French hated Americans at that time.
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 - there's that French thing again.
20. Slept on an overnight train - in Europe
21. Had a pillow fight

22. Hitch hiked - there are certain things I DID listen to my Mom about.
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 - when the sun doesn't come up until 8 o'clock and sets at 5 o'clock, that's not hard to do!
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 commuity
36. Taught yourself a new language
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied - Then? or since the stock market took a dump?
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke - I do a mean Patsy Cline
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 - Yes, and watch out for the jellyfish!
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted - in Italy
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 -
Ole and I grew up in the era of drive-in theaters - but who went to watch the movie anyway (snicker)!

55. Been in a movie -
56. Visited the Great Wall of China
57. Started a business - Ole runs it but I own it!!
58. Taken a martial arts class
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies
62. Gone whale watching - In Hawaii and Iceland
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp - Dachau - it gave me nightmares
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy -
several as a matter of fact
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
- many, many times
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 - at Christmas time no less - beautiful
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
88. Had chickenpox - AND shingles
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 the Alamo in person
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a law suit - and I won, too.
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee
100. Read an entire book in one day

There you have it - that's my life!! Now tell me about yours!!

Love Lena

1 comment:

capitolady said...

wow, you've sure done alot!