I was tagged by the lovely Amy with this little meme !
I'm not going to completely play by the rules
(I'm not tagging anyone else), but otherwise . . . . . !
Here goes . . .
11 Random Things About Me:
1. I hate repetitive noises (foot tapping, pen clicking, etc.) --- this is a tough one, since I'm married to a drummer who is constantly tapping with his fingers !!
2. When I was little & my mom was trying to give me a bath, I would run around naked yelling "Nudo, nudo !" I don't do that anymore . . . !!!!!!
3. I'm a little OCD . . . when I put on my make-up, the front of the foundation bottle has to be facing me . . . when I unload the dishwasher, the "fresh" dishes have to go on the bottom of the stack (for equal wear & tear on the dishes . . . duh !) . . . and so on ! It won't wreck me if things aren't done this way . . . they just won't be done the "right" way !!! Uh oh . . . now you think I'm psycho . . . !
4. When I laugh really hard, my eyes water like I'm crying . . . and sometimes I snort, too !!!
5. I drink about 100 ounces of water every day.
6. Even though I was a nationally-ranked gymnast, I always have been & always will be a total klutz !!!
7. I almost got kicked out of church camp once !
8. I don't share well (I'm an only child . . . what d'ya want ?!?!!!!!!) !!
9. I'm terrible with song lyrics and titles . . . I get them completely wrong !!!
10. I'm always cold . . . . I even cover up with a blanket when it's 80+ degrees outside !!
11. I've tried to read the book "Middlemarch" twice . . . and never made it to the end !!
(Proof of #2 !!!!)
Questions to answer:
1. What was your most embarrassing moment ? I honestly can't think of one . . . I try to fly under the radar, so maybe it's working . . . or maybe my moment hasn't happened yet ?!?!?!!!
2. If you could live anywhere in the world, where would that be ? So many choices . . . England is lovely, and so is British Columbia . . . but tropical would be nice . . . can't decide !
3. Do you regularly dust your blinds ? Nope !!
4. What do you like best about yourself ? That after many years of insecurity, I'm finally content in my own skin & in my own life !
5. Do you have a celebrity crush ? If so, who ? Wentworth Miller is still my #1 celebrity crush, with Alex O'Loughlin a close 2nd !!!
6. What is your favorite Bible verse ? 1 Thessalonians 4:11,12
7. Do you lie about your weight on your driver's license ? Nope.
8. What's your worst pet peeve ? I can only choose one ??!?!?!! See my #1 random thing !
9. Who is your favorite musician ? Over The Rhine
10. Do you return your grocery cart to the designated area ? Always !
11. What would your ideal day entail ? A day with my boys (Jack & the cats !), filled with knitting, reading, sweet eats . . . oh wait, that's our typical "lazy Sunday" !! I'm easy to please !
There . . . done & done !!!!