Tuesday, February 13, 2007

100 things about me

I saw a post like this in another blog and thought it was a great idea. So, to help you get to know me better, here are 100 things about me (in no particular order)...

1. I have lived in the same state my entire life
2. I met my husband when I was 15
3. I get along well with everyone
4. I had no problem conceiving my 2 kids (anyone wanting my "fertility vibes" - they are all yours)
5. I'm full of good intentions (like blogging everyday)
6. I have a recurring nightmare about an elevator opening to no floor
7. I am Catholic
8. My favorite color is red
9. I was never a "girly" girl
10. I was never a tom-boy
11. my left foot is bigger than my right
12. it takes a lot to intimidate me
13. I'm ok with my looks and almost always have been
14. I've always wanted to do photography
15. I studied psychology in college
16. I have 3 college degrees (nothing to do with photography)
17. I was shy/quiet as a child
18. I hate poor customer service
19. I love my life
20. I prefer the cold to the heat (I'll take 5 degrees over 85 any day)
21. I love coffee (but try not to drink too much)
22. I love red wine (but try not to drink too much)
23. I'm always on time (I freak out if I'm not)
24. I hate to iron
25. I hate to clean
26. I don't mind laundry but I must complain about it
27. I love to cook
28. I will give you 100 reasons why something I have done is not perfect (I'm critical of myself)
29. Hiking the Grand Canyon was a life changing experience
30. I'll remember your name or forget it immediately
31. I have one sister
32. I enjoyed both of my pregnancies
33. I love to exercise
34. I ran my first marathon last year
35. I'm training for another marathon
36. I've never been considered athletic
37. I considered participating in a bodybuilding/fitness competition
38. I'm tone deaf (drives my hubby nuts)
39. I love having one daughter and one son
40. I'm a chocoholic
41. I almost always wear shoes
42. I'm a morning person
43. I'm a light sleeper
44. I love to run with my husband
45. My husband is my best friend
46. I can call my sister and just start talking, no "hello" needed
47. I enjoy learning
48. I wish I had studied photography more in college
49. My husband is very supportive
50. I carry on conversations in my head (I think too much about what I want to say to people)
51. I'm addicted to Chipotle
52. I wish I spoke another language
53. I don't really like to swim
54. I wish I could ski better
55. I'm not a pet person
56. I could not live without the Internet
57. I'm paranoid of catching a stomach virus
58. I love to go on vacation with my family (30 of us in one house this summer!)
59. I like good table manners
60. I have not had a soda/pop in over 20 years
61. I hate making decisions
62. My husband and I will draw cards or flip coins to decide where to go to eat
63. I love to watch people
64. I love my ipod shuffle
65. I have no idea how to buy music from itunes
66. I can be good with technology (after #65 though I'm not so sure)
67. I love math (Calculus was my favorite class in college)
68. I love science
69. I hated history- but wish I paid more attention in high school
70. I love a reason to get dressed up and go out
71. I love the smell of a new box of crayons
72. I must have the blinds closed at night
73. I love sitting with a group of people and just talking
74. I don't like to dance
75. I close one eye in almost every photo
76. I have a million relatives and I'm close to all of them
77. I love bubble baths
78. I love bike riding
79. My daughter was the easiest baby on the planet
80. I love being a mom
81. I'm easy going
82. I have brown hair and I love to grow it out and then gradually cut it until it is short
83. I used to work in a pharmacy
84. I wanted to go to medical school (so glad I didn't)
85. I grew up in a functional household (my husband claims that we were so functional that it's almost dysfunctional)
86. I wear make-up every day but I really don't know what I'm doing when it comes to make-up
87. I can read a map but I stink at geography
88. I can drive a stick shift car and I believe it is something everyone should know how to do
89. I wish I knew more about computers
90. I'm short (5'4") and can't imagine being tall
91. Before photography, I worked as a School Psychologist at a high school
92. I love time alone
93. I love spending time with my husband
94. This past summer was my first time in Europe
95. I love to visit new places
96. My hubby and I dated for 6 years before getting married (4 years long distance)
97. I have just a few girlfriends and I can talk to them about anything
98. I was never into the party or bar scene
99. I wear contacts and would love to have lasik surgery
100. I'm full of contradictions


Amy Harris said...

What about...you don't like mushrooms??

Anonymous said...

what a great idea! It was cool to read all of this.