Tuesday, February 19, 2008

A Bunch of Random Stuff

I got this in an email from my Dad.  Here are my answers to a bunch of random questions.

1.  Were you named after anyone?   No

2.  When was the last time you cried?  I wanted to cry today....too many kids here!  (Really, I cried yesterday.  Lately it seems like I cry all the time...happy or sad...it doesn't matter.)

3.  What is your favorite lunch meat?  Boars Head Genoa Salami

4.  How many kids do you have?  3

5.   If you were another person, would you be friends with you?  Yes, of course!

6.   Do you use sarcasm a lot?  What do you think??

7.   Do you still have your tonsils?  Yes, but I have no idea what they do.

8.    Would you bungee jump?  Yes, I'd do it once.  I'm all about trying new things....OLT...Once in a Life Time!

9.  What is your favorite cereal?   Frosted Flakes, Cap'n Crunch, Frosted Mini Wheats....I was raised on the sugar cereals of the 70's....I love 'em!

10.   Do you untie your shoes when you take them off?   No, too lazy.

11.   Do you think you are strong?  Only on the inside.

12.   What is your favorite ice cream?  Bryers Strawberry!  I have eaten the whole container in ONE sitting....straight out of the carton....more than once!

13.  What is the first thing you notice about people?  Eye contact & smile...I guess that's two things. Oops!

14.  Red or Pink?  PINK!

15.  What is the least favorite thing about yourself?   Physically...my nose...I broke it in 8th grade and it is crooked.    Mentally...that I cannot put myself first without feeling guilty.

16.  Who do you miss the most?  My grandparents, I wish they could know me as an adult and I could have know them better.

17.  What color pants and shoes are you wearing?  Blue sweats & no shoes

18.  What was the last thing you ate?   A GREAT dinner made by Veruka and her friend 'Swish'.
Strawberry Smoothies, Caesar Salad, Shrimp Fettucini Alfredo,  & Fresh Fruit Parfait w/ Whipped Cream.  

They planned the menu, bought the food, and made the whole meal without me knowing what they were cooking.   Are they the best or what??  They did this for FUN!  Don't you just love girls?

19.  What are you listening to right now?  TV.....TLC Channel

20.   If you were a crayon, what color would you be?  Yellow

21.  What are your favorite smells?  Furnace going on, fresh cut grass, fresh baked chocolate chip cookies, & CLEAN BOYS!

22.   Who was the last person you talked to on the phone?  My hubby.  He is in FL and is driving from Orlando to Jacksonville right now and trying to stay awake.

23.   Favorite sport to watch?  Football...especially if my kids are playing.

24.  Hair color?  Nobody knows!  It used to be brown...it is currently blonde, w/ brown and gray roots!

25.  Eye color?  I'm a "brown eyed girl."

26.  Do you wear contacts?  NO----not anymore.  I have them, but they drive me crazy!  I've gone back to wearing my glasses when I must see clearly...the rest of the time I go through life with everything softly blurred...it's really kind of nice.

27.  Favorite food?  Crabs, corn on the cob with butter, & fresh ripe tomatoes!  Mmmmm!

28.  Scary movies or happy endings?  Happy endings!!

29.  Last movie you watched?  "Alvin and the Chipmunks" ...I really need to get a life!

30.  What color shirt are you wearing?  White....Shouldn't this question be near the pants and shoes question?

31.   Summer or Winter?  Summer---but actually Fall is my favorite.

32.  Hugs or kisses?  Both!

33.  Favorite Dessert?  Cannolis  also Bryers Strawberry Ice Cream (See #12!)

34.  What book are you reading now?  "A New Earth--Awakening to Your Life's Purpose"  by Eckhart Tolle....I just started it.  So far it seems a little new agey, but I had to see what all the hoopla was about on Oprah.

35.  What is on your mousepad?  A pix of my 3 kids from my sister's wedding

36.   What did you watch on TV last night?  Nothing...didn't watch TV....hubby was leaving in the morning.

37.  Favorite sound?  Nothing----seriously, I mean SILENCE.

38.   Rolling Stones or Beatles?  No thanks....How about U2?

39.  What is the farthest you have been from home?  Hawaii

40.  Do you have a special talent?  Yes, doing all the laundry, shopping, cooking, cleaning, lunch packing, homework helping, kid chauffering, boo-boo kissing, & household managing...all the while, making it appear effortless.

Special Bonus Random Fact:  I LOVED Andy Gibb and the Bee Gees when I was growing up. My side of the bedroom wall was plastered with their posters.   My sister's side was plastered with Boston posters.  You tell me, who was the cooler sister???  All right, I admit it,  it wasn't me. 


Mikki said...

Hey there,

We are right on the way to Jacksonville, Brian could have stopped by and said hello! LOL