Bucket List - please play along -- you will be surprised at the responses. Whether you've done this before or not, be a good sport. Do it again (and take a brain break from your job for a minute)! Bucket List...Hit forward and place an x by all the things you've done, remove the x from the ones you have not, and send it to at least six of your friends (including me). This is your life:
( ) Shot a gun
(X) Skipped school -at least a class a day from the middle of grade 10...I was a bad, bad girl.
( ) Watched someone die
(?) Visited Canada -I'm not sure if this one counts as I live in Canada, but I have visited other places in Canada.
( ) Visited Hawaii
( ) Visited Cuba
( ) Visited Europe
( ) Visited South America
( ) Visited Las Vegas
( ) Visited Central America
( ) Visited Asia
(X) Visited Florida -between Grade 9 and Grade 10, went with a friends family. It was an incredible time. We went to Universal Studios, did the beach thing and a whole ton of shopping. Everything a teenage girl loves.
( ) Visited Mexico
( ) Seen the Grand Canyon
(X) Flown on a plane -many times, no interesting stories to tell. :-(
( ) Served on a jury
(X) Been lost -some of the best adventures I've ever had have started by being lost.
( ) Traveled to the opposite side of the country
( ) Visited Washington, DC
(X) Swam in the Ocean -not sure if this counts cause I can't exactly swim but I grew up on the ocean (Atlantic) so I have been in it a time or two.
(X) Cried yourself to sleep -way more times than I can count. Far more recently than I like.
(X) Played cops and robbers -I feel sad for people who didn't do this kind of stuff as a kid.
( ) Played cowboys and Indians
(X) Recently colored with crayons -I have small kids, I do this on a regular basis.
(X) Sung karaoke -not often enough, and usually only under the influence of a few stiff drinks.
( ) Sung a solo or duet in church
(X) Paid for a meal with coins only -I'm Canadian, this happens often.
(X) Made prank phone calls -sadly I did this a lot as a teenager, I am a bit embarrassed by this fact. <hangs head in shame>
(X) Laughed until some beverage came out of your nose -and it hurts D:
(X) Caught a snowflake on your tongue -one of my favorite winter pastimes is chasing snowflakes
(X) Had children -yup, a brilliant 8 year old son and a beautiful 3 year old girl. They are my biggest source of pride and my greatest
(X) Had a pet -multiple pets over the last 31 years. Pets are awesome. Currently we have a fish who lives in a mason jar
( )Been skinny-dipping outdoors
(X) Been fishing -once or twice and eaten the fish too!
(X) Been boating -yup, my dad and I used to go together. It was one of my favorite things to do with him
(X) Been downhill skiing -a couple of times in school. I am alright at the skiing part but not so graceful at the getting of of the ski lift part. -_-
( ) Been water skiing
( ) Been camping in a trailer/RV
(X) Been camping in a tent -once when I was little, it was a bad experience and then the last two years over night on the Weekend to End Women's Cancers. Not quite real rustic camping but still I slept in a tent and I was proud of myself for doing so
(X) Driven a motorcycle/been a passenger -my other favorite thing to do with my dad
( ) Been bungee-jumping (ripcord jumping)
(X) Gone to a drive-in movie -a couple when we were kids but it's the last one I saw in my early 20's that will stand out in my mind forever. I can no longer remember what we saw just that even though it was a terrible movie it was a great night out with friends.
(X) Done something that could have killed you -doing things that could have killed me is how I spent most of my late teens and early twenties.
( ) Done something that you will regret for the rest of your life
(X) Rode an elephant -when I was little at the circus. I didn't get to do the whole allotted ride time though because my younger cousin was scared and wanted off.
( ) Rode a camel
(X) Eaten just cookies or cake for dinner -it's a regular occurance, anytime I am left unattended.
( ) Been on TV
( ) Stolen any traffic signs
(X) Been in a car accident -when I was about 8 months pregnant with Ace. It was one of the scariest experiences of my life.
( ) Been in Hospital in past 24 months
( ) Donated blood
( ) Gotten a (speeding) or any other type of ticket in the past 12 months HONESTLY!!!
(X) Gotten a piercing - ears
(X) Gotten a Tattoo
(X) Driven a four door vehicle
( ) Ever owned your dream car
(X) Been Married
(X) Been divorced
(X) Fell in love
(X) Fell out of love
( ) Paid for a stranger’s meal
( ) joined a book club
It's not really much of a Bucket List now that I have made it all the way through it. It's just a bunch of stuff really. There are far more interesting things on my actual Bucket List, which I will get around to posting one of these days.