Monday, January 24, 2011

100 things about me you didn't know

A blog post popped up in my Google Reader this morning and it was 100 things. The blogger told 100 things about herself that her readers may not have known. I thought that was a great idea and decided to try it out on myself. So here ya go

1. I was born in NJ

2. My parents are from Pittsburgh

3. I moved south when I was 10

4. I learned to swim before I could walk

5. I have an older brother

6. I was suppose to be a boy, my parents didn't have a girl name picked out for me.

7. I started wearing glasses when I was 8

8. I have grey eyes, they change hue depending upon the clothes I'm wearing

9. I once got my feet stuck on the rings on my swing set

10. I took baton lessons when I was 7

11. I'm highly allergic to molds

12. I love cheese

13. I learned to roller skate when I was 5

14. My first job was as a lifeguard

15. I was a girl scout till I graduated High School

16. I accepted my admittance to college without ever touring the campus

17. I was an honors student in high school

18. I was born 4 1/2 weeks early

19. I was born on the 19th day of th 10th month

20. I have never had a speeding ticket

21. I hold my tonsils removed when I was 10

22. I took piano lessons for 5 years

23. I have the same birthday as my great grandfather, as does my younger cousin

24. Both mine and my mothers maiden names are popular boys first names

25. My brother was named after a character in To Kill A Mockingbird

26. I have a photographic memory (isn't that funny!)

27. My favorite musical artist is Darius Rucker

28. I wanted to be a nurse or scientist when I grew up.

29. I've had a computer in my house since I was 7 (that was 1986)

30. My first pet was a goldfish, named Goldy

31. My favorite color is purple

32. My eardrums are reconstructed out of scar tissue

33. I rode my first roller coaster when I was five... I loved it

34. I would take the mountains over the beach any day

35. I was on my high schools news paper staff: The Sentinel

36. I'm highly allergic to feathers

37. I work for a company for which I was once a patient

38. I've won an ACC championship

39. My favorite candy is Reese's Pieces (or Leese's Pieces)

40. I like to bake

41. My brother is one of my heroes

42. My feet turn out when I walk

43. I love watching television

44. I believe in love at first sight

45. I love fresh cut flowers

46. I do not have a green thumb

47. I'm extremely stubborn

48. My grandmother gives the best hugs

49. I love making lists

50. I have small feet. 6 or 6 1/2

51. I love the smell of clean laundry

52. I have a birthmark on my right cheek. It almost came off in a bicycle accident.

53. Gene and I were "just friends" for 9 months before we started dating

54. I have a very common middle name, and no my parents are not Elvis fans

55. I love the number 5

56. I like green (lime) jello

57. I have a chicken pox scar on my bum

58. I don't like needles

59. I survived Hurricane Hugo

60. My husband is also one of my heroes

61. I love the smell of saw dust

62. I have very ticklish feet

63. I'm only 5' 2"

64. I hit a man on a motorcycle with my car once

65. JJ wears bigger shoes than me

66. I was a Division I Varsity Athlete in college, but never played sports before

67. I got my ears pierced when I was 6

68. I failed my first semester of college calculus

69. I love to shop, especially for bargains

70. We nicknamed Gene's thumb, T Humb because its big and flat

71. I cried the first time I watched the Brave Little Toaster

72. Gene and I listen to Kodachrome as the first song when we hit the road for travel.

73. I have a great sense of direction

74. I've touched the Liberty Bell

75. I've never been to Washington DC

76. I love the brown specs in Gene's eyes

77. I hate shaving my legs

78. I HATE green peas and lima beans

79. I took a cake decorating class, but I still suck at it

80. I clip coupons

81. I always imagine myself in a Made for TV movie when I'm taking off in a plane

82. I can wink my right eye, but not my left

83. I'm tone deaf, but I love to sing to the radio

84. I am punctual. If I'm no 10 minutes early, I'm late

85. I hate being cold

86. I'm an observer

87. I love to travel

88. I love to sleep

89. Target is my favorite store

90. I stole a gumball from a candy dispenser at a grocery store once

91. I had Mono when I was 3

92. I've had tubes in my ears at least 4 times

93. The only bone I've ever broken is my pinkie finger

94. I broke it because I stepped on it.

95. I can hold 13 pounds of liquid in my bladder

96. My favorite movie is Seabiscuit

97. I love McDonalds (just the basic cheeseburger and small fry)

98. My favorite fruit is the Tomato

99. My senior year of high school I ate a candy bar with a coke for lunch every day

100. I have my Girl Scout Gold Award. (like being an eagle scout)

Man that was hard. That took a long time to come up with. I hope you enjoyed my little get to know me journey. Now you give it a try!

1 comment:

  1. Holy. COW. I have SO MANY, how do you KNOW you can hold 13 pounds of liquid in your bladder? =D