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Saturday, December 13, 2008

A few totally unimportant things about me.

Here's a little list I copies from Luz at New Beginnings

WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE?
The daughter of a woman my mom met on a bus in Chicago (!!). Middle name is Marie which is requied of all Italian females (that or Theresa).

WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU CRIED? Today, listening to "All I Want for Christmas is You" while eating a pita pocket with my husband. Jenni used that song for the video she did about bringing her kids home from Russia. I cannot hear it without getting all teared up.

DO YOU LIKE YOUR HANDWRITING? Sometimes it can be pretty cool - other times pure slop.

DO YOU HAVE KIDS? Yup, 35 year old twins - the best part of my life!

IF YOU WERE ANOTHER PERSON WOULD YOU BE FRIENDS WITH YOU? I think so

DO YOU USE SARCASM A LOT? Always

DO YOU STILL HAVE YOUR TONSILS? No

WOULD YOU BUNGEE JUMP? Ed had a bungee cord on the garage floor and I jumped over it - does that count?

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CEREAL? Frosted Mini Wheats

DO YOU UNTIE YOUR SHOES WHEN YOU TAKE THEM OFF? Hardly ever

ICE CREAM? Dark chocolate

WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU NOTICE ABOUT PEOPLE? Their smile

RED OR PINK? Red

WHO DO YOU MISS THE MOST? My Mom

WHAT WAS THE LAST THING YOU ATE? A mini Cinnabon

WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO RIGHT NOW? Ed trying to find an e-card to send to someone.

IF YOU WERE A CRAYON, WHAT COLOR WOULD YOU BE? Burnt Siena

FAVORITE SMELLS? That's a tie: Tucson when it rains and orange blossoms

WHO WAS THE LAST PERSON YOU TALKED TO ON THE PHONE? Jenni

FAVORITE DESSERT? Dark Chocolate with Pinot Noir

WHAT IS ON YOUR MOUSE PAD? A photo of Ed and me dancing at Jenni's wedding.

FAVORITE SOUND? Thunderstorms

WHAT IS THE FARTHEST YOU HAVE BEEN FROM HOME???Europe

DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL TALENT? Pretty good cook and I can make people laugh

WHERE WERE YOU BORN? Chicago, IL

6 comments:

Maryann said...

We have a few things in common there!
Always nice to know more about my blogging buddies :)

Fleur de Lisa said...

I think the bungee jump answer almost made me spit out my coffee. :)

ba and the boys said...

i love the part about maria or teresa. so true...
and now im going to dream about cinnabun...they took them out of utah! (my hips say thank you but not the rest of me!)

namaste said...

oh what a great answer to the bungee jump! lol!

isn't it amazing the way a song can bring us to a moment and load us with emotions? yes.

;)

Luz said...

Fun, fun, funny...especially the bungee one! Had to bite my tongue to keep from laughing and waking up the dog and my niece in the middle of this sleepless night for me!

Desert Diva said...

Yep, the bungee cord comment is "priceless."