Thursday, November 6, 2008

What I Have Done! Awards!

I got this over at so I thought I would give it a try. The ones in bold I have actually done...

01. Bought everyone in the bar a drink
02. Swam with dolphins
03. Climbed a mountain
04. Taken a Ferrari for a test drive
05. Been inside the Great Pyramid
06. Held a tarantula
07. Taken a candlelit bath with someone
08. Said "I love you" and meant it
09. Hugged a tree
10. Bungee jumped
11. Visited Paris
12. Watched a lightning storm at sea
13. Stayed up all night long and saw the sun rise
14. Seen the Northern Lights
15. Gone to a huge sports game
16. Walked the stairs to the top of the leaning Tower of Pisa
17. Grown and eaten your own vegetables
18. Touched an iceberg
19. Slept under the stars
20. Changed a baby's diaper
21. Taken a trip in a hot air balloon
22. Watched a meteor shower
23. Gotten drunk on champagne
24. Given more than you can afford to charity
25. Looked up at the night sky through a telescope
26. Had an uncontrollable giggling fit at the worst possible moment
27. Had a food fight
28. Bet on a winning horse
29. Asked out a stranger
30. Had a snowball fight
31. Screamed as loudly as you possibly can
32. Held a lamb
33. Seen a total eclipse
34. Ridden a roller coaster
35. Hit a home run
36. Danced like a fool and didn't care who was looking
37. Adopted an accent for an entire day
38. Actually felt happy about your life, even for just a moment
39. Had two hard drives for your computer
40. Visited all 50 states
41. Taken care of someone who was drunk
42. Had amazing friends
43. Danced with a stranger in a foreign country
44. Watched whales
45. Stolen a sign
46. Backpacked in Europe
47. Taken a road-trip
48. Gone rock climbing
49. Taken a midnight walk on the beach
50. Gone sky diving
51. Visited Ireland
52. Been heartbroken longer than you were actually in love
53. In a restaurant, sat at a stranger's table and had a meal with them
54. Visited Japan
55. Milked a cow
56. Alphabetized your CDs
57. Pretended to be a superhero
58. Sung karaoke
59. Lounged around in bed all day
60. Played touch football
61. Gone scuba diving
62. Kissed in the rain
63. Played in the mud
64. Played in the rain
65. Gone to a drive-in theatre
66. Visited the Great Wall of China
67. Started a business
68. Fallen in love and not had your heart broken
69. Toured ancient sites
70. Taken a martial arts class
71. Played D&D for more than 6 hours straight
72. Gotten married
73. Been in a movie
74. Crashed a party
75. Gotten divorced
76. Gone without food for 5 days
77. Made cookies from scratch
78. Won first prize in a costume contest
79. Ridden a gondola in Venice
80. Gotten a tattoo
81. Rafted the Snake River
82. Been on a television news program as an "expert
83. Gotten flowers for no reason
84. Performed on stage
85. Been to Las Vegas
86. Recorded music
87. Eaten shark
88. Kissed on the first date
89. Gone to Thailand
90. Bought a house
91. Been in a combat zone (If Israel counts)
92. Buried one/both of your parents
93. Been on a cruise ship
94. Spoken more than one language fluently
95. Performed in Rocky Horror (at my house ha)
96. Raised children ~ trying
97. Followed your favorite band/singer on tour9
98. Passed out cold
99. Taken an exotic bicycle tour in a foreign country
100. Picked up and moved to another city to just start over
101. Walked the Golden Gate Bridge
102. Sang loudly in the car, and didn't stop when you knew someone was looking
103. Had plastic surgery
104. Survived an accident that you shouldn't have survived~kinda
105. Wrote articles for a large publication
106. Lost over 100 pounds
107. Held someone while they were having a flashback
108. Piloted an airplane
109. Touched a stingray
110. Broken someone's heart
111. Helped an animal give birth
112. Won money on a TV game show
113. Broken a bone
114. Gone on an African photo safari
115. Had a facial part pierced other than your ears
116. Fired a rifle, shotgun, or pistol
117. Eaten mushrooms that were gathered in the wild
118. Ridden a horse
119. Had major surgery
120. Had a snake as a pet
121. Hiked to the bottom of the Grand Canyon
122. Slept for 30 hours in a 48 hour period
123. Visited more foreign countries than U.S. States
124. Visited all 7 continents
125. Taken a canoe trip that lasted more than 2 days
126. Eaten kangaroo meat
127. Eaten sushi
128. Had your picture in the newspaper
129. Changed someone's mind about something you care deeply about
130. Gone back to school
131. Parasailed
132. Touched a cockroach
133. Eaten fried green tomatoes
134. Read The Iliad and The Odyssey
135. Selected one "important" author who you missed in school, and read
136. Killed and prepared an animal for eating
137. Skipped all your school reunions
138. Communicated with someone without sharing a common spoken language
139. Been elected to public office
140. Written your own computer language
141. Thought to yourself that you're living your dream
142. Had to put someone you love into hospice care
143. Built your own PC from parts
144. Sold your own artwork to someone who didn't know you
145. Had a booth at a street fair
146. Dyed your hair
147. Been a DJ
148. Shaved your head
149. Caused a car accident
150. Saved someone's life

Now time for some awards and boy do I LOVE AWARDS! The first one is from Jenni I just love her blog I feel very honor that she thought of me for this one! Thank you so much Jenni!
So now the rules of this award are to share six things I value and six things I don't, then to pass this on to six other bloggers, SO...
6 things I value
My family and friends
Being a parent
Good times
All my blog friends
My health
My sleep (i know that is seven but I couldn't help myself)
6 things I don't value
Mean people
Bad drivers
I pass this award on to this great blogs...
~April gave me this special award thank you April I love that you thought of me! It is the Marie-Antionette-REAL Person Award. Check out April she is so sweet!

Now, here are the rules for this award:

1. Please put the logo on your blog.

2. Place a link to the person from whom you received the award.

3. Nominate at least 7 or more blogs.

4. Put the links of those blogs on your blog.

5. Leave a message on their blogs telling them they've won an award!

And this award goes to...

Thanks again for the award so much! Sorry this was such a long post! Tomorrow is Friday YEAH!


~Note I have not had a snake as a pet I thought it said something about petting a snake! And the shark was a shark steak and it was good!


Sandy Toes said...

Congrats on all the awards!!! What a fun life you have had..shark??wow!
-sandy toes

Nicole said...

Congrats on the award! Wow, you've done a lot of really cool stuff, I'm jealous!

Rae said...

Congratulations!! I love getting to know you better!!

At Home In Georgia said...

YUCK...Shark! I have tried rattlesnack and some other wierd stuff when I lived in Japan...they eat really yucky stuff.

Congrats on the award and thank you for passing it on to me!

Darlene said...

Congratulations on all your awards and thanks for passing Kreative Blogger on to me....I think I have told everyone about me...I have to think of some

Naturally Caffeinated Family said...

Ahhhh thank you soo much!!! I've never seen this award before, I love it :) And congrats to you too!!

Cottage Rose said...

Hello Carrie; Congratulations on your awards, and my you are a very busy girl... I am wore out now just reading... lol


ThriftyDecorChick said...

That was so fun and THANK YOU!! I love awards!!

Anonymous said...

Congrats on the awards. Thanks for sharing some facts about yourself. That was neat!

Daphine said...

Congrats on your blog! Thanks for passing it on to me! Girl, you've done some things, huh? I really enjoyed reading your list.

Daphine said...

I meant....congrats on your AWARD! It's late...alright!??

Ms. Tee said...

Oh, goodness -I've actually *tried* shark before, too. Some friends of ours caught one accidentally on a deep-sea fishing trip and kept it. :)
Thank you for the sweet award!

April said...

Congrats on your awards, Carrie...even if I did give you one of them! :)

I really enjoyed reading your list! thanks! I've tried alligator (yuck!) and conch (double yuck!). I'll stick with chicken and beef, thank you very much! :)

Enjoy your Friday, my friend!

a boy, a girl and a pug said...

those were too funny! i'm jealous of the hot air balloon ride.

onlymehere said...

I don't comment often but I love your blog. I think I actually found you long ago through Rue. Anyway, I love these kinds of posts where we get to know more about you! This was fun. Cindy

Buzzings of a Queen Bee! said...

Thank you so much Carrie! It is so fun to visit your blog! These awards are much deserved and I appreciate you passing one along to me! :)

Reynie said...

Thanks for the award! I'll post on it soon! And big congrats on your awards. You deserve them!

Jenni @ nest to keep said...

Hi Carrie~
Congratulations on your awards! I love your lists! You have done a lot of things, and I think that list has some really neat things on it. I will have to check out the other blogs you mentioned. :)

The weekend is almost here! Have a wonderful one! :)

Cosmopolite said...

I think I'm going to try that list and post it on my blog! It looks like fun!

Liz said...

Hi Carrie! Thanks so much for the sweet award!