Thursday, March 4, 2010

My 99 things

Started your own blog . Em you are looking at it!!

Slept under the stars

Played in a band

Visited Hawaii

Watched a meteor shower

Given more than you can afford to charity several times.

Been to Disneyland second trip coming up soon :)

Climbed a mountain Croagh Patrick.

Held a praying mantis

Sang a solo Several solo's actually in school and other variety performances, not the royal one though lol

Bungee jumped

Visited Paris Several times as I am in love with the place!

Watched a lightening storm Yep watched a right doozy of a one in Florida on my honeymoon.

Taught yourself a art from scratch.

Adopted a child

Had food poisoning. Who hasn't

Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty Didn't actually walk to the top but did walk into the lift !!

Grown your own vegetables

Seen the Mona Lisa in France

Slept on an overnight train

Had a pillow fight

Hitch hiked

Taken a sick day when you’re not ill

Built a snow fortIn the bad snow in the eighties did this.

Held a lamb We had two lambs who lived in our garden when we were children for a while and one morning we woke up and they were gone, they were duly found in little pieces in the freezer!! Have never eaten lamb to this day since that discovery.

Gone skinny dippingUnfortunately yes I have in Majorca on a wild girls holiday, swam out into the bay and got promptly stung on the leg by a jellyfish!!

Run a Marathon

Ridden in a gondola in Venice

Seen a total eclipse

Watched a sunrise or sunset

Hit a home run

Been on a cruise

Seen Niagara Falls in person

Visited the birthplace of your ancestors Kilkenny

Seen an Amish community

Taught yourself a new language

Had enough money to be truly satisfied

Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person

Gone rock climbing

Seen Michelangelo’s David

Sung karaoke

Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt

Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant

Visited Africa Egypt - wow!!!

Walked on a beach by moonlight Several times :)

Been transported by ambulance Several trips unfortunately:(

Had your portrait painted

Gone deep sea fishing

Seen the Sistine Chapel in person

Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

Gone scuba diving or snorkeling

Kissed in the rain

Played in the mud

Gone to a drive-in theater

Been in a movie

Visited the Great Wall of China

Started a business

Taken a martial arts class

Visited Russia

Served at a soup kitchen

Sold Girl Scout Cookies

Gone whale watching

Got flowers for no reason

Donated blood, platelets or plasma

Gone sky diving

Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp

Bounced a check

Flown in a helicopter

Saved a favorite childhood toy

Visited the Lincoln Memorial

Eaten Caviar

Pieced a quilt

Stood in Times Square Did this just before Xmas

Toured the Everglades

Been fired from a job Yes but only because I wouldn't have a relationship with my then boss, he claimed I was being made redundant!!

Seen the Changing of the Guards in London

Broken a bone Technically its not a bone but I did break my elbow after falling down the stairs, I was carrying a basket of washing down and slipped and went flying, when my hubbie found me I had a pair of knickers on my head and he peed himself laughing!!

Been a passenger on a motorcycle

Seen the Grand Canyon in person

Published a book

Visited the Vatican

Bought a brand new car

Walked in Jerusalem

Had your picture in the newspaper Yes was involved in a march to the Dept of Environment in relation to dumping of waste in our locality and ended up in the Independent:)

Kissed a stranger at midnight on New Year’s Eve

Visited the White House

Killed and prepared an animal for eating

Had chickenpox

Saved someone’s life

Sat on a jury

Met someone famous

Joined a book club

Got a tattoo

Had a baby Two actually!

Seen the Alamo in person

Swam in the Great Salt Lake

Been involved in a law suit 3 to date!

Owned a cell phone

Been stung by a bee

Posted by Taz at 2:49 PM
Thursday, March 4, 2010
Abacus Drogheda Needs Your Vote: in the AIB Better Ireland

Abacus Parents Assocation is working everyday to maintain the additional services which are essential to the most effective intervention for our kids.

Abacus Drogheda is in the final 3 for the AIB Better Ireland grant scheme.

The group who comes 3rd gets €2,000,

2nd Place will get €3,000

But If we win we get €5,000 !!!

You can help simply by Texting:

DROGHED-B to 51303 as many times as you can. And by telling everyone you know to do it too.
Texts are charged at the standard text rate

Go to:

And then select: Louth in the County List and Drogheda in the Branch List,... See more

Then select B for Abaile

You can vote once per day per email address. So if you have several email addresses please place a vote for each one. And it costs you nothing.