Monday, March 17, 2008

Thanks Carol, I Think..................

I am not much for this tagging thing but this one sounds like fun. It is something to make me think through the flu crud anyway. By the way, thanks for all the good wishes, I do think I am going to live! Kleenx is richer by far but wow, what would you do without them?

This came from Carol and didn't seem to have any rules to go with it so here goes.


1. WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE?
The story was, I was named for a English nurse that my Dad knew during the war. There was more to that story, but it was never shared with me!

2. WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU CRIED?
Got tears when I was thinking about how great a weekend we had with the grand kids. Crying hard, I don't remember, try NOT to do that anymore.

3. DO YOU LIKE YOUR HANDWRITING?
If I take my time, it is nice but I rarely take my time.

4. WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE LUNCH MEAT?
Smoked shaved turkey

5. DO YOU HAVE KIDS?
Three adult kids, two in law kids, two grand
kids and a cat who requires more attention than a kid.

6. IF YOU WERE ANOTHER PERSON WOULD YOU BE FRIENDS WITH YOU?
Only if I got to know me really well first. I have lumps and bumps that you don't see at first.

7. DO YOU USE SARCASM A LOT?
Yes, I have been told I use it too much. It is my sense of humor to be sarcastic.

8. DO YOU STILL HAVE YOUR TONSILS?
Never had them out but the DR said they are gone. Rotted away, I guess.

9. WOULD YOU BUNGEE JUMP?
HELL NO....

10. WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE CEREAL?
Apples and cinnamon oatmeal

11. DO YOU UNTIE YOUR SHOES WHEN YOU TAKE THEM OFF?
Yes, you break down the backs if you don't!

12. DO YOU THINK YOU ARE STRONG?
I am WOMAN, hear me roar! Yes, I am or I wouldn't have made it to 60 years and still be able to smile. Strong willed, you bet your life.

13. WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE ICE CREAM?
No preference

14. WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU NOTICE ABOUT PEOPLE?
Their eyes...........I look for a twinkle, or a hint of happiness. The eyes are the entry to the soul.

15. RED OR PINK?
RED

16. WHAT IS THE LEAST FAVOURITE THING ABOUT YOURSELF?
Temper

17. WHO DO YOU MISS THE MOST
My great aunt Cora

18. WHAT COLOUR PANTS AND SHOES ARE YOU WEARING?
Jeans and no shoes

19. WHAT WAS THE LAST THING YOU ATE?
lunch

20. WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO RIGHT NOW?
The sound of the keyboard keys

21. IF YOU WHERE A CRAYON, WHAT COLOUR WOULD YOU BE?
The entire 100 plus box...........I love color

22. FAVOURITE SMELLS?
A baby that just had a bath, lemon, Bath and Body Works White Tea and Ginger, and my great white hunter after he shaves.

23. WHO WAS THE LAST PERSON YOU TALKED TO ON THE PHONE?
DD

24. FAVOURITE SPORT TO WATCH?
Figure skating

25. HAIR COLOUR?
Who knows? The box says golden light brown.

26. EYE COLOUR?
Hazel

27. DO YOU WEAR CONTACTS?
NO.

28. FAVORITE FOOD?
FOOD

29. SCARY MOVIES OR HAPPY ENDINGS?
Happily ever after............

30. LAST MOVIE YOU WATCHED?
I have no clue...not much of a movie person

31. WHAT COLOUR SHIRT ARE YOU WEARING?
Green, it is St. Patrick's day and I am Irish.

32. SUMMER OR WINTER?
If you lived in AZ, you would know this is not even a choice.....winter. I really like Spring the best.

33. HUGS OR KISSES?
Lots of both......daily

34. FAVOURITE DESSERT
Peach cobbler

35. WHAT BOOK ARE YOU READING NOW?
AND STILL WE RISE by Miles Corwin. It's the story of a inter city high school.

36. WHAT IS ON YOUR MOUSEPAD
Thomas Kincade Morning Glory Cottage

37. WHAT DID YOU WATCH ON T.V. LAST NIGHT?
Didn't

38. FAVOURITE SOUND?
Waves on the shore

39. ROLLING STONES OR BEATLES?
Neither.........and I am a child of the 60's! I will take the Rightous Brothers over those two any day.

40. WHAT IS THE FARTHEST YOU HAVE BEEN FROM HOME?
Europe, lived in Germany for four years.

41. DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL TALENT?
Cooking and baking

42. WHERE WERE YOU BORN?
In the mountains of Colorado

I am not going to tag anyone. If you read my blog and you would like to share these things about yourself, please do so we can all get to know each other better. I would love to read your answers.

5 comments:

Carol Van Rooy said...

Thanx for playing along.

Beth said...

I got a chuckle out of the AZ comment! NEVER visit AZ in the summer...UNLESS you dress in asbestos! :grin: My roommate from college just wrote to me to tell me they may tour the Southwest this summer if their DD works in NM. I told her GOOD LUCK with that! They can come swim in my pool...

Granny Lyn said...

awwwww, all that information just made us love you all the more!!!If I ever were to visit AZ, it would have to be in January, I am hot by nature, and would spontaniously combust. Love the instant response to #9, you're good, you
lyn

Amelia said...

By answering all these questions we are getting to know you better.

Darlene said...

Nice to know more about you! We have lots of similarities. :-)