The Farrells

The Farrells
Matt, Nicki, Owen and Nora live in the San Francisco Bay area. Matt is a research analyst at CBRE and is loving his job. Nicki spends her time playing with Owen and Nora, reading, crafting, and taking lots of pictures. Owen loves to read, sing, throw toys, and quote movies. Nora is growing quickly and loves to be the center of attention. We have a wonderful life!

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Thursday, November 20, 2008

Have you ever...?

Sarah posted this on her blog, and we thought it looked like fun. What you do is copy it to your own blog and then bold the ones that you have done. Matt and I added our initials after the things we've done, so you can tell which of us have done what. Here's the list:

1. Started your own blog - N
2. Slept under the stars – N&M
3. Played in a band – N&M
4. Visited Hawaii - M
5. Watched a meteor shower - N

6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland – N&M
8. Climbed a mountain – N&M
9. Held a praying mantis – N&M
10. Sang a solo – N&M

11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris - N
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea - M

14. Taught yourself an art from scratch
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning - M
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty
18. Grown your own vegetables - N
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France - N

20. Slept on an overnight train
21. Had a pillow fight – N&M
22. Hitch hiked
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
24. Built a snow fort - N
25. Held a lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a Marathon - M
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen a total eclipse – N&M
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset – N&M

31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise - M
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person - M
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors - N

35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied - M
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing – N&M
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke – N&M
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt - N

43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight – N&M
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted
48. Gone deep sea fishing
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris - N
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling – N&M
52. Kissed in the rain – N&M
53. Played in the mud – N&M
54. Gone to a drive-in theater - M
55. Been in a movie – N&M

56. Visited the Great Wall of China
57. Started a business
58. Taken a martial arts class - M
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen – N&M
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies - N

62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason - N
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma - M

65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy – N&M
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial – N&M

71. Eaten Caviar
72. Pieced a quilt - N
73. Stood in Times Square - M

74. Toured the Everglades
75. Been fired from a job
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London - N
77. Broken a bone - M
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle – N&M
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person – N

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 – N&M
85. Read the entire Bible - M
86. Visited the White House – N&M
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating - M
88. Had chickenpox – N&M
89. Saved someone’s life - M
90. Sat on a jury - M
91. Met someone famous - M
92. Joined a book club - N
93. Lost a loved one - M
94. Had a baby - N
95. Seen the Alamo in person - M

96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a law suit
98. Owned a cell phone – N&M
99. Been stung by a bee – N&M


KarenA said...

So, if when you've done all of these, do you just die? Is that the end?

If so, I'm holding off on adopting a baby and bungy jumping just in case.

Nicki said...

I can think of a whole lot of things that should be on here and aren't... so hopefully you don't die when you're done with these.