Wednesday, October 28, 2009

20 questions

I saw these questions on my friend Amanda's blog and decided it might be fun since I haven't made time to blog lately.
1. What is your favorite thing to snack on while your blogging?
I am not a big snacker, but lately I have had trouble resisting the mini snickers in the bowl on my kitchen table for the munchkins who ring my doorbell on Saturday evening!
2. What is one thing you wouldn't want to live without?
The obvious answers... my Bible ... my husband
Day-to-day hair straightener
3. Beach, Mountains, or Farm? Where would you live if you had a choice?
not the beach... probably a farm...
4. What's your least favorite chore/household duty?
dusting the blinds!
5. Who do people say you remind them of?
I used to hear Punky Brewster when I was little...recently though when I see pictures of myself I see my mom
6. Prefer parties and socializing or staying home with the fam?
7. What's your all time favorite movie?
probably A Walk in the Clouds or You've Got Mail
8. Do you sleep in your make-up or remove it like a good little girl every night?
I hate to admit it... but I sleep in my make-up most of the time... always have... I know it is terrible... please don't judge me :)
9. Do you have a hidden talent or a deep desire to learn something that you've never had a chance to learn? What is it?
I used to sew with my mom, but I would like to take this up again... maybe take some sewing classes to refresh my memory...
10. What's one strange thing you're really good at?
gaging...people love to make me do this... I hate it!
11. What first attracted you to your spouse?
We talked on the phone before we ever met on a blind date... we got a long really well and he made me laugh... now we just say we're two peas in a pod
12. What is something you love to smell?
Hugo Red Perfume (but I am all out... Hint hint Darrell Jon! :)
13. Tell something about you that you know irritates people.
I have been called "too nice" a time or two, but I say there is no such thing! :)
14. When you have extra money, what's the first thing you think to do with it?
eat out
15. Are you a silent laugher or a loud laugher? What makes you laugh the hardest?
Lately I have developed a snort... have no idea why
16. Where is your favorite place to shop?
Before I moved to Abilene it was Banana Republic and Ann Taylor Loft, but in Abilene since there aren't many clothing places, my favorite places to shop are the cute little antique shops around town
17. What's one thing you'd do more often if you had more time?
continue fixing up our house... next on the to-do list:
finish trim on kitchen counters, texture entry way and paint,put down wood floors, replace living room/dining room baseboards, paint exterior, landscaping,organize garage, etc...
18. Are you a big spender or frugal?
uh... neither... but lately we are struggling to eat out less
19. Who is your favorite character of all time?
Movie - Meg Ryan in "You've Got Mail"
Book - Amanda (main character in Redeeming Love)
Cartoon - Papa Smurf
Animated Movie - Ariel in The Little Mermaid
20. Would you want to be famous?
no thanks
What are some or all of your answers?