During Moda's Country Fair Blog Hop, we were asked what was on our bucket lists. I have always wanted to sky-dive and with this being a big birthday year (Can I say 29 again?), I decided it was time to start working on that list!
Yes! I jumped!
My 18 year old son who was leaving for college, wanted to take the
with me and how could I refuse that face?
Can you tell who was more nervous?
We both jumped tandem, which means an experiened sky-diver was attached to us and
basically did all the work.
Taylor wanted to go first.....
Then my turn....
(That's Trev, my tandem partner. He must have sensed
my hesitation, because about when this picture was taken,
he whispered, I've done 3500 of these. Talk about
The free-fall only lasted a few moments, but wow! it was incredible!
Once the parachute opened, it was amazing!
It was so peaceful and beautiful up there....
The sensation must feel just like a bird does when flying.
I even got to steer!
Taylor and I both had a perfect landing....
(Did I grow antennae?)
A successful check off the bucket list!
Thanks to everyone who left a comment on my blog about taking the plunge. You encouraged
me and genuinely made me feel that I had alot of support!
Now for the drawing!
Leave a comment by the end of the week, telling me what is on your
bucket list and
one winner will win this Holiday package!
It includes a panel and layer cake from "Nature's Gift",
as well as a matching photo binder and box of Christmas
I will use random.org Friday evening (Oct. 14th) to choose the
Good Luck and thanks again for visiting