Monday, November 22, 2004

OK, just having a lazy, lay around in my pajamas day. Listening to Christmas music and surfing the net. Boring day = boring post. Here's some stuff about me.

Have you ever:

1. Bought everyone in the pub a drink? No.
2. Swam with wild dolphins? No.
3. Climbed a mountain? Yes.
4. Taken a Ferrari for a test drive? No.
5. Been inside the Great Pyramid? No.
6. Held a tarantula? Are you out of your mind?! No way!
7. Taken a candlelit bath? Yes. With someone else? No.
8. Said “I love you” and meant it? Every single day to my husband.
9. Hugged a tree? Nope.
10. Done a striptease? Not that I would admit this if I had.
11. Bungee jumped? Absolutely not.
12. Visited Paris? No, but one day I will.
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea? No.
14. Stayed up all night long to watch the sun rise? Yes.
15. Seen the Northern Lights? No.
16. Gone to a huge sports game? Not yet.
17. Walked the stairs to the top of the leaning tower of Pisa? No.
18. Grown and eaten your own vegetables? Yes. (tomatoes)
19. Touched an iceberg? No.
20. Slept under the stars? Yes.
21. Changed a baby’s diaper? Yes.
22. Taken a trip in a hot air balloon? No.
23. Watched a meteor shower? Yes.
24. Gotten drunk on champagne? Yes, on my honeymoon.
25. Given more than you can afford to charity? Yes.
26. Looked up at the night sky through a telescope? Yes.
27. Had an uncontrollable giggling fit at the worst possible time? Yes.
28. Had a food fight? Yes.
29. Bet on a winning horse? No.
30. Taken a sick day when you’re not sick. Yes, that’s when they’re the most fun!
31. Asked out a stranger? Yes.
32. Had a snowball fight? Yes.
33. Photocopied your butt? Uh, no.
34. Screamed as loud as you possibly can? Yes.
35. Held a lamb? Yes.
36. Enacted a favorite fantasy? Yes.
37. Taken a midnight skinny dip? No.
38. Taken an ice cold bath? Yes.
39. Had a meaningful conversation with a beggar? No.
40. Seen a total eclipse? Yes.
41. Ridden a roller coaster? Yes.
42. Hit a home run? With my hand/eye coordination, no way.
43. Fit three weeks miraculously into three days? Yes.
44. Danced like a fool and not cared who was looking? Yes.
45. Adopted an accent for an entire day? No way I could pull that one off. Unless you include my native Okie twang.
46. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors? Yes.
47. Actually felt happy about your life, even for just a moment? Absolutely yes.
48. Had two hard drives for your computer? No.
49. Visited all 50 states? Not yet.
50. Loved your job for all accounts? Not yet.
51. Taken care of someone who was drunk? Too many times to count.
52. Had enough money to be truly satisfied? Working on that.
53. Had amazing friends? Yes.
54. Danced with a stranger in a foreign country? No.
55. Watched wild whales? No, but manatees, yes.
56. Stolen a sign? No, but a menu, yes.
57. Backpacked in Europe? No.
58. Taken a road-trip? Yes.
59. Been rock climbing? Yes.
60. Lied to the government? What kind of question is that? NO.
61. Taken a midnight walk on the beach? Yes.
62. Been skydiving? Not a chance.
63. Visited Ireland? Maybe some day.
64. Been heartbroken longer than you were actually in love. Yes.
65. In a restaurant, sat at a stranger’s table and had a meal with them? Yes.
66. Visited Japan. No.
67. Benchpressed your own weight? Yeah right.
68. Milked a cow? No.
69. Alphabetized your records? No. CDs, yes.
70. Pretended to be a superhero? Yes. WonderWoman, when I was little.
71. Sung karaoke? Yes. Very badly.
72. Lounged around in bed all day? Yes.
73. Posed nude in front of strangers? Uh, have you seen me? I think not.
74. Been scuba diving? No.
75. Got it on to “Let’s Get It On” by Marvin Gaye? No.
76. Kissed in the rain? Yes.
77. Played in the mud? Yes.
78. Played in the rain? Yes.
79. Gone to a drive-in theater? No.
80. Done something you should regret, but don’t regret it? Yes.
81. Visited the Great Wall of China? No.
82. Discovered that someone who’s not supposed to know about your blog actually knows about your blog? Yes.
83. Dropped Windows in favor of something better? Enough with the computer questions. BORING!
84. Started a business? Yes.
85. Fallen in love and not had your heart broken? Yes.
86. Toured ancient sites? Not yet.
87. Taken a martial arts class? No.
88. Swordfought for the honor of a woman? Again, what kind of question is that? No.
89. Played the Sims for more than 6 hours straight? Yes.
90. Gotten married? Yes.
91. Been in a movie? No, but my dad was.
92. Crashed a party? Yes.
93. Loved someone you shouldn’t have? Yes.
94. Kissed someone so passionately it made them dizzy? Yes.
95. Gotten divorced? Yes.
96. Had sex at the office? Are you kidding? No.
97. Gone without food for 5 days? No.
98. Made cookies from scratch? My nickname wasn’t “Cookies” for nothing.
99. Won first prize in a costume contest? No.
100. Ridden a gondola in Venice? Not yet.
101. Gotten a tattoo? Yes.
102. Been taken care of because you’re drunk? Yes.
103. Rafted the Snake River? Nope. The Illinois, yes.
104. Been on a television news program as an “expert”. No.
105. Got flowers for no reason? Yes.
106. Kissed in a public place? Yes.
107. Got so drunk you don’t remember anything? No.
108. Been addicted to some form of illegal drug? No.
109. Performed on stage? Yes.
110. Been to Las Vegas? Yes. Been married there? Yes.
111. Recorded music? Yes.
112. Eaten shark? No.
113. Had a one-night stand? Yes. Hope my mom doesn’t read this.
114. Gone to Thailand? No.
115. Been to a rock concert? Yes.
116. Bought a house? Yes.
117. Been in a combat zone? No.
118. Buried a parent? Thankfully, no.
119. Shaved your head? No.
120. Been on a cruise ship? Yes.
121. Spoken more than one language fluently? After 5 years of Spanish, you’d think so, but no.
122. Gotten into a fight while attempting to defend someone? Yes.
123. Bounced a check? Yes. Not recently.
124. Performed in a play? Does it count if it was in 6th grade?
125. Read and understood your credit report? Yes.
126. Raised children? One day, I will.
127. Recently bought and played with a favorite childhood toy? Yes. Silly Putty and Play-Dough.
128. Followed your favorite band/singer on tour? No.
129. Created and named your own constellation? No.
130. Taken a bicycle tour through a foreign country? No.
131. Found out something significant that your ancestors did? No.
132. Called or written your Congress person? No.
133. Picked up and moved to another city to just start over? No.
134. Moved more than 10 times in your life? Yes. Almost 20.
135. Walked the Golden Gate Bridge? No.
136. Sang loudly in the car and didn’t stop when you knew someone was watching? Yes.
137. Had an abortion? Absolutely not.
138. Had plastic surgery? No.
139. Survived an accident you shouldn’t have survived? Thankfully, no.
140. Wrote articles for a large publication? No.
141. Lost over 100 pounds? No.
142. Held someone while they cried? Yes.
143. Piloted an airplane? Yes, but only for a few seconds.
144. Petted a stingray? No.
145. Broken someone’s heart? Yes.
146. Helped an animal give birth? No.
147. Been fired or laid off from a job? Yes.
148. Won money on a T.V. game show? No.
149. Broken a bone? Yes. My arm.
150. Killed someone? Uh, no.
151. Gone on an African safari? No.
152. Ridden a motorcycle? Yes.
153. Driven over 100 mph? Yes.
154. Had a body part (other than ears) pierced? No.
155. Fired a rifle, shotgun, or pistol? Yes.
156. Eaten wild mushrooms? No.
157. Ridden a horse? Yes.
158. Had major surgery? No.
159. Had sex on a train? No.
160. Had a snake as a pet? Ugh! No!
161. Seen the Grand Canyon? Yes.
162. Slept on a plane? Yes.
163. Slept for more than 30 hours in the course of 48 hours? Yes.
164. Visited more foreign countries than U.S. states? No.
165. Visited all 7 continents? No.
166. Taken a canoe trip? Yes.
167. Eaten kangaroo? No.
168. Fallen in love? Yes.
169. Been a sperm or egg donor? No.
170. Eaten sushi? Yes.
171. Had your picture in the newspaper? No.
172. Had a romantic relationship for over a year? Yes.
173. Changed someone’s mind about something you care deeply about? Yes.
174. Gotten someone fired for their actions? No.
175. Gone back to school? Yes. Several times.
176. Parasailed? No.
177. Changed your name? When I got married.
178. Petted a cockroach? Why???
179. Eaten fried green tomatoes? Yes.
180. Read The Iliad? Yes.
181. Selected one important author you missed in school and read their work? Yes.
182. Taken something from a restaurant? Yes.
183. Been caught stealing? No.
184. Taught yourself an art from scratch? Yes.
185. Killed an animal and ate it? Yes, a fish.
186. Apologized to someone years later? Yes.
187. Skipped your school reunion? Haven’t had one yet, but I won’t miss it.
188. Communicated with someone without sharing a common spoken language? No.
189. Been elected to public office? No.
190. Written your own computer language? No.
191. Lived a dream? Yes.
192. Been to a funeral? Yes.
193. Built your own PC? No.
194. Sold your art? Yes.
195. Had a booth at a street fair? No. Craft show, yes.
196. Dyed your hair? Yes.
197. Been a DJ? No.
198. Found out someone was going to dump you and dumped them first? Yes.
199. Made up your own game? Yes.
200. Been arrested? No.

See, told you this would be a boring post. :)