Tuesday, August 2, 2016

31 Day Blog Challenge - Day 2: 20 Facts About Me

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20 Facts About Me
I guess I'll go first :) ...
  1. I hate grocery shopping.
  2. Movies make me sleepy - and I will fall asleep during most every one - even in the theatre.
  3. I have a strange and permanent black speck on my right eye.
  4. I could live on pizza, Coca Cola, and puppy chow.
  5. Winter driving terrifies me - even after 17 years of experience.
  6. 'How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days' is my favorite movie - I even stay awake through it! ;)
  7. I have lived in three different states (Wyoming, Michigan, and Tennessee)
  8. I make a mean omelet.
  9. I die a little inside every time I see a new condiment opened before the last one is emptied.
  10. Without GPS, I would never be able to leave my house - or find my way back to it.
  11. I had LASIK eye surgery two years ago. Best. Investment. Ever.
  12. I rarely miss an episode of 'The Bachelor' or 'The Bachelorette'.
  13. I hate cinnamon - yes, that includes cinnamon rolls.
  14. Books are kind of my thing, as in I am always in the middle of one.
  15. I had a miscarriage at age 16 - and still wonder about how different that life would have been.
  16. Holidays are not my thing, as in I rarely celebrate them in a traditional way - If at all.
  17. My first concert was Sugar Ray and Goo Goo Dolls - and, I think Fastball was there too.
  18. I am currently training to complete my second half marathon.
  19. I keep the arrows from my one and only (so far) Robin Hood shot on the fireplace mantel.
  20. I found this list to be much harder to write than I expected!

And now for my turn ...
  1. I was born in California & moved to Michigan when I was 10.
  2. I am a sucker for a 'Feel Good' Sports movie.
  3. I was married at 23 and it only lasted 2 years. Live & Learn.
  4. I love Pigs ... All of them .. Not just the teacup ones!
  5. At the time of this post I am on level 1810 of Candy Crush - I have a problem.
  6. I didn't wear glasses until after I was 30 ... And I still only wear them for work. (even if I probably should wear them all the time).
  7. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday & I love to host.
  8. I have a ton of shoes ... Too many according to my husband and step-daughter.
  9. I love to travel - No Home-Sickness here. (Although I rarely get to).
  10. I prefer to watch TV in bed - And when my husband goes on his annual snowmobile trip I don't even go out to the living room!
  11. I love all things history and can even get totally enthralled in PBS documentaries.
  12. I am both the oldest and a middle child - I have 2 older half brothers that lived with us part time and a younger sister.
  13. I don't own a computer or have the internet. Phones are amazing these days!
  14. I used to play World of Warcraft and miss it to this day.
  15. I've been working continuously since just before I was 16.
  16. Again, At the time of this post I have just over 9,000 pins on my personal Pinterest - This is also a problem.
  17. I live in the country .. on a dirt road. Literally the very thing I said I would not do growing up.
  18. I have a REALLY hard time taking medicine .. Pills or Liquid.
  19. I listen to A LOT of podcasts .. Around 40 - regularly.
  20. My skin does not tan and if I get sun it's just a red undertone everywhere! :(

 
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2 comments:

  1. 1. I am late for EVERYTHING, no matter how hard I try, it never fails!
    2. I am addicted to coffee!!
    3 I LOVE Costco it's like my favorite place ever, well maybe not but it's pretty awesome!
    4. I am a runner, not fast but I love running.
    5. I pretty much LOVE all food...which is where my running passion came into play ;)
    6. I have been married for 12 years looking back I always think it's kind of crazy we only knew each other 6 months before we got married.
    7. I have 2 kiddos both have red hair and look way more like my husband than me.
    8. Both kiddos were delivered natural w/out meds and one of them was almost 10lbs ;0
    9. I love the beach especially the sound of the waves crashing!!
    10. we honeymooned in Hawaii it's like a paradise seriously!!
    11. I'm not a very good housekeeper, and sometimes that makes me feel like a complete failure at life.
    12. I am really good at sleeping ;)
    13. I have scoliosis and would probably be about 4" taller if I didn't
    14. I have 3 dogs and talk to all of them in a super annoying voice that drives my husband crazy it's the same voice I use to talk to babies lol, I can't help it it just happens.
    15. I LOVE sunsets and sunrises huge sucker for taking pictures of them
    16. I Love to go on vacations w/my kids and hubby
    17.I worry way too much about what others think of me
    18. If I don't get a regular amount of exercise I get super crazy feeling in my head
    19. I hate how fast my kids grow up, yet enjoy the freedom that comes w/the older years it's such a bittersweet feeling
    20. There's nothing that scares me more in life than something happening to my kids....the anxiety it causes is crazy somedays

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    1. I totally forgot I was going to put that I am late to everything too!! It doesn't matter how early I start getting around ... I always think I have 5 more mintues!!

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