I found this meme on Tammy's blog http://tamberstone.blogspot.com/ . She had borrowed it from another blogger, and I borrowed it from her. She's right, the questions are kind of crazy but fun. I enjoyed Tammy's and thanks to her for letting me borrow the questions. Here goes. :)
Ocean or Lake? If I have to choose-ocean. I don't really love to be on or in the water, but I love to sit on the bank (or beach) of any body of water and just watch the ripples/waves and listen to the sounds. Very relaxing and soothing.
Pizza or Chinese? I've never eaten Chinese food, but I love pizza.
Mansion or Penthouse? Neither. I'd like a either a studio loft or a small house way back in the woods by a stream or pond where it's quiet.
Have you been on a Jet Ski? No, and I have no desire to be on one.
Are you afraid of clowns? No, I love the Pierrot Clowns. Not all that crazy about regular clowns, but I'm not afraid of them.
How many brothers/sisters do you have? No blood brothers/sisters, but I have friends that are like brothers/sisters to me
Favorite band/group? There are several, but Aerosmith is certainly one of them. Brooks & Dunn are another. I know, totally opposite genres. What can I say? I have eclectic tastes. :)
Baseball or football? Neither. Not a sports fan.
Favorite brand of makeup? I don't wear makeup much, but what I do wear is usually Max Factor or Mojave Magic
Do you have an IPod? No, I haven't wanted one yet.
Bike or scooter? Probably a bike, but it's been so many years since I've been on one I'd probably fall over on it.
Ever go in a hot air balloon? No, and I don't plan on it. I like my feet on the ground.
What brand computer do you have? Dell desk top and Toshiba laptop
How many times have you been to Disneyworld? Never
Favorite city? I haven't spent time in too many big cities, but I really liked Montreal, Canada and I loved New Orleans pre-Katrina (haven't been since)
Do you think you are fat? Oh yeah! I am pretty fluffy. ;)
Ever throw up in a public place? Not that I remember
Do you have a pool? No, I've never wanted one, but hubby has talked about it
How many times a month do you go to the movies? None. We haven't been to the movies in years.
Last movie you saw? Failure To Launch with Matthew McConahey (?) and Sarah Jessica Parker yesterday on one of the movie channels. The supporting actors stole the movie though. Pretty funny.
Do you chew ice? Not anymore.
Have you been to California? Not yet.
Last book you read? Tara Road by Maeve Binchey
Do you like to go fishing? I'm not an avid fisherperson, but I enjoy going sometimes. I used to love to go out in the boat with my dad and hubby. When I got tired of fishing I'd take pictures or sketch.
Favorite professional team? None, don't watch sports
Do you like mohawks? No, although I did think Sanjaya's fauxhawk was kind of cute on him :)
How many pairs of shoes do you own? Not many compared to most women. Maybe 12-15 pairs gathering dust. I have a couple of favorites that I wear all the time.
Do you floss? Not like I should
Do you have braces? No, and I never have had to. My teeth were perfectly straight, just not very sound
Do you bite your nails? No, I never had that habit, but I have twisted my hair ever since I can remember
What is your last thought before falling asleep? Hope that my family and friends and I stay safe during the night to wake up to a new day
Do you fall in love easily? The last time I fell in love was over forty yrs ago and I've been married to him almost 38 yrs now, so I guess the answer's no :)
Ever have a crush and they never knew? Yes, before I was married.
Do you babysit? No, I've never been around small children enough to be comfortable with them. They would be babysitting me, I'm afraid. :)
Ever been shot at? Heavens no, and I hope I never am.
Do you consider yourself nice? Yes, most of the time. I am a nervous person though, so sometimes I'm easily irritated and snappy.
Do you go to camp for the summer? No, I've never been to camp, but I would love to go to an artists' retreat sometime
Have you been on a boat? Yes, a small cruise ship, Staten Island Ferry in NY, river ferry many times, and out in small fishing boats many times
Ever break a bone? My nose was broken, probably during birth according to the ENT specialist, and he broke it again last summer to straighten the septum so I could breathe better, and it helped a lot
What is your ultimate job? Something on the computer from home that combines art and writing
Do you want to walk on the moon? No way! She's gorgeous to look at, but as I said before, I like my feet on the ground
Can you name the seven dwarfs? Doc, Dopey, Sleepy, Grumpy, Sneezy and 2 other guys?
Favorite TV show? Survivor and CSI: Las Vegas
Apples or oranges? Not crazy about either, but I'm allergic to oranges, so it'd have to be apples, preferably yellow and crunchy with salt
Favorite model of car? I'm not really into cars, but I've always wanted a Volkswagen Bug or Rabbit
Favorite flower? White peonies. I just love the fragrance and the splash of pink in the middle of all those ruffled petals
Favorite color? Blue and Copper
Ever climb out your bedroom window? No, not even as a teenager. Had to climb in the dining room window once because we locked ourselves out of the house though
Do you live in an apartment or house? House
How many times in the last month have you had the hiccups? None that remember
Ever laugh so hard milk came out your nose? I don't know about milk, but water, yes
How many cousins do you have? I used to have a lot of first cousins, but as we've gotten older, sadly many of them haver passed over. I still have a lot of second and third cousins though. My parents both came from big families.
Do you believe in ghosts? Anything is possible.
If you were a bird, what would you be? A house wren. They are so cute, tiny, and brave.
Ever get stitches? Only for surgeries, but a couple of times I should have gotten stitches for injuries
If you could, would you want to know what your future was going to be? I don't think so, unless there was a guarantee that it would all be good
If you could change your name, what would it be? I wouldn't change it. I didn't like it when I was young, but I'm ok with it now
Dogs or cats? Right now we have cats, but I love really small, furry dogs too.
Do you believe in love at first sight? It's possible I guess, but I wonder how you know you love somebody before you even get to know who they are
Do you go to church? I used to, but haven't gone in a long time now, and I miss it.
Would you marry outside your religion? At this point in my life that's not even an option, but if it were to come up, I'd sure want to give it a lot of thought and consideration
Ever ride in a limo? No, and I don't really want to.
Ever drink champagne? I've tasted it a couple of times, but I don't really like alcohol of any kind, not even beer
Well that's the end of the meme for me. If you post your answers to this meme let me know, and I'll enjoy getting to know a little about you. :)
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