Tuesday, July 19, 2005

100 things about me..a work in progress!

I started this about 6 months ago after seeing lots of blogs that included this. It is hard to come up with 100 things and some of the original ones have changed!!

1. I am a Christian

2.I am a faithful friend
3.I have very few REAL friends and lots of acquaintances
4.Love bubble baths
5.Enraged by drivers who drive in the passing lane of the interstate!
6.Do not like to see people chew gum
7.Value my family greatly
8.Love chinquapins (a small chestnut type nut that grows in Louisiana)
9.Staunch Republican
10.Could never marry a smoker or a Democrat
11.Love anything SWEET!
12.Love to work in yard
13.Love to smell coffee
14.Love mountains
15.Enjoy playing golf (although not well!)
16.Favorite TV show of all times...Friends
17.Favorite CD is Michael Crawford sings Andrew Lloyd Webber
18.Favorite book is Gone With the Wind
19.Lost virginity at age 27
20.Have a Master's Degree in Education
21.Undergraduate degree from Louisiana Tech (great time there)
22.Scared of snakes and lizards
23.Love rain
24.Hate hot weather ( so why am I still in Texas?)
25.Will drive to Houston (90 miles) just to go to Central Market, a grocery store!
26.Hobby is making scrapbooks
27.Have had 8 surgeries
28.Favorite movies are The Big Chill and
Somewhere In Time
29.I am allergic to cats, but I really do like them!
30.I have no pets
31.Voted for Jimmy Carter...What was I thinking? He was the worst!!
32.Cannot stand to hear people popping gum; it is just plain rude!
33.Love to eat "bloomin' onions"
34.The only states I have not been in are Minnesota, Wisconsin, Delaware, Maryland, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Ohio, Indiana, Maine, Kentucky, W. Virginia, Michigan, Alaska
35.Favorite state is Colorado
36.Listen to Sean Hannity on the radio
37.Have one brother and no nieces or nephews! (To whom will I leave my millions?)
38.I am a diabetic
39.Basically shy
40.Very reserved--don't make friends easily
41.Very anal about my car--it must be clean inside and out!
42.Favorite food is my mom's! She's an awesome cook.
43.Love fresh garden tomatoes and tomato sandwiches in the summer
44.Dream home would be on a mountaintop in Colorado
45.Never been on a full-scale cruise-just a little one from Florida to Bahamas
46.Someday will go on an Alaskan cruise
47.Still friends with my high school best friend..class of 1960! That's a LONG time!
48.I started watching reality TV with Real World and Road Rules on MTV
49.I watch Survivor and Big Brother. No, I don't know why!
50.I like Kelly Ripa
51.I won $300 on a scratch off once! Why can't I win the lottery!!
52.The only charity that I give to consistently is St. Jude's Children's Hospital.
53.I believe in ghosts.
54.I like Reggae music
55.I love CATS, the musical. I have seen it 3 times, once on Broadway.
56.My favorite wine right now is white zinfandel - subject to change at any moment
57.Favorite color - purple
58.Greatest honor...feted by former students with a surprise retirement party!
59.I long to be more involved in religion
60.I want to know more about the Bible
61.Great appreciation for nature. God's canvas
62.Have zero musical ability
63.Actually a pretty fair artist
64.Have a creative streak
65.I have actually piloted a plane (for a very few minutes)
66.I once owned a motorcycle!
67.Enjoy helping people-altuistic
68.Do not like discord--Can't we all just get along?
69.Negative people are annoying!
71.Love to travel
72.Have no desire to go to Europe, especially France..Traitors!
73.Can stay for hours in Barnes and Noble
74.I miss Jake and Megan
75.I have not prepared for Long Term Care..it worries me now.
76.I look my age, but I don't feel it. 62
77.May 3rd, 2004--my worst day in recent years
78.My middle name is Llynita, a combination of Lloyd and Vernita, my parents.
79.I never watch scary movies or read scary books...no Stephen King for me!
80.My favorite song of all times is Mustang Sally
81.I never, ever wear sandals.
82.I never, ever wear anything sleeveless unless there is a jacket over it that NEVER comes off.
83.Have attended 37 weddings of former students
84.I have an ipod and I love it!
85.Number 75 is no longer true...I now have long-term care insurance
86. Yoga is awesome!
87.I love new socks

88. Very independent (to a fault)!
89. To be continued....
90. We are political opposites, but I really enjoy The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He makes me laugh out loud!!
91. I cry very easily. It's annoying!!
92. I record Regis and Kelly and All My Children everyday! Yes, I'm a dork!
93. I cannot sleep without being covered...even in the summer.
94. I would move to Austin in a heartbeat.
95. I watch the Travel Channel a lot.
96. #83 is now changed to 38 weddings
97. I believe O.J. is guilty!
98. I believe M.J. is guilty!
99. I cannot stand being late to anything! It's ridiculous!
100.I always sleep with a fan blowing directly on me.
Whew! I finished on August 15, 2005!


Denise said...

We have a lot in common!!!! I miss you!!!!


Sher said...

Wow! I also love Gone with the Wind, Michael Crawford, tomato sandwiches, the Big Chill and Republicans.

It's a small world after all!

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