Thursday, November 15, 2007


Alexia from The Mommy Rambles tagged me to do both of these memes, so I am going to put them both in the same post.

8 Things Meme:

8 things I’m passionate about

1. Jesus Christ

2. My family

3. My nieces

4. My friends

5. Reading

6. Sleeping

7. Finding great new baby products

8. Blog contests

8 things I want to do before I die

1. Be a wife

2. Be a mom

3. Get the job of my dreams (even though I'm not sure what that is)

4. Learn to take better pictures

5. Visit Oregon, Maine, and maybe a couple of other places

6. Own a house

7. Go Australia

8. Visit Europe

8 things I say often

1. "Do you have to go potty?"

2. "Be nice to your sister"

3. "I'm hungry"

4. "Time to read books"

5. "Give me a smooch"

6. "Guess how much I love you"

7. "I love you as big as a pineapple"

8."I'm cold"

8 books I’ve recently read

1. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

2. Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney

3. Alice the Fairy by David Shannon

4. The Other Mother by Gwendolen Gross (in the process of reading)

5. The Bright Side of Disaster by Katherine Center

6. Over Her Head by Shelley Bates

7. Let Them Eat Cake by Sandra Bryd

8. Germ by Robert Liparulo

8 songs I could listen to over and over

1. Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison

2. The Goonies 'R Good Enough - Cyndi Lauper

3. Me and Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin

4. Grease Soundtrack

5. Nightingale - Nora Jones

6. Don't Stop Me Now - Queen

7. Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield

8. Beautiful You - Monk & Neagle

8 things that attract me to my best friends

1. Fun

2. Love to do the same things I do

3. Doesn't mind my strange ways

4. Listens even when I am blathering on about unimportant things

5. Loves their family

6. Likes my family

7. Doesn't mind me hanging around

8. Man this is hard to come up with 8 things.

8 things I’ve learned this past year

1. To Crochet

2. Gotten better at sewing

3. Patience

4. What blogs are

5. There are wonderful, generous people out there

6. I don't have to buy it

7. I can make that

8. How crazy curly hair can get. (my nieces)

8 people I think should do Crazy 8’s

I don't know anyone to send this to, so if you want to do this meme feel free to.

Random Views of Me

I give you money and send you into the grocery store to pick up 5 items. You can only pick one thing from the following departments.. what is it?
1. Produce: Blood Oranges
2. Bakery: sour cream glazed donuts
3. Meat: Steak
4. Frozen: Cherry Garcia Ice Cream - Ben and Jerry's
5. Dry goods: Chex mix

Let's say we're heading out for a weekend getaway. You're only allowed to bring 3 articles of clothing with you. So, what's in your bag?
1. Pajamas

2. Pajamas
3. Pajamas

If I was to listen in on one of your conversations throughout the day, what 5 phrases or words would I be most likely to hear?
1. "What's for dinner?"
2. "Be nice to your sister"
3. "Do you have to go potty?"
4. "Can I have a kiss?"
5. "Guess how much I love you"

So, what 3 things do you find yourself doing every single day, and if you didn't get to do, you'd probably be in a pretty irritable/bad mood?
1. eat
2. check my email and check some blogs
3. go to the bathroom by myself

What are 3 things that you have in your room that have been with you for the longest amount of time?
1. A teddy bear I got when I was 8.
2. my bed. I need a new one
3. strawberry shortcake and barbies - In a box in my closet in storage.

If you were only allowed to listen to 5 of your CDs for the rest of your life, never adding anything else, which 5 could you listen to & be content with?
1. Queen - Greatest Hits
2. Nora Jones - Come Away with Me
3. Monk & Neagle - The Twenty-First Time
4. Grease - Soundtrack
5. ABBA - Gold

You're driving down the road, and suddenly you're hit with this sense of road rage. What 3 factors probably contributed to it?
1. Someone passes me and I am going a little over the speed limit
2. Someone speeds up and slows down and I can't pass
3. Someone pulls out in front of me

You just scored a whole afternoon to yourself. We're talking a 3 hour block with nobody around. What 5 activities might we find you doing?
1. Reading books and blogs
2. Entering contests
3. Playstation
4. One of the many craft projects I have started and not finished
5. Watching a movie

We're going to the zoo. But, it looks like it could start storming, so it'll have to be a quick visit. What 3 exhibits do we have to get to?
1. Petting Zoo
2. Penguins
3. Monkeys

You just scored tickets to the taping of any show of your choice. You can pick between 5, so what are you deciding between?
1. Heroes
2. Grey's Anatomy
3. America's Next Top Model
4. Gilmore Girls (I know it isn't on anymore)

5. Chuck

You're hungry for ice cream. I'll give you a triple dipper ice cream cone. What 3 flavors can I pile on for ya?
1. Cherry Garcia - B&J
2. Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk - B&J

3. Vanilla

Somebody stole your purse/wallet…in order to get it back, you have to name 5 things you know are inside to claim it. So, what's in there?
1. MomSpit
2. Joanne Fabrics coupons
3. Numerous Chapsticks
4. Beaners frequency card
5. pictures of my nieces

You are at a job fair, and asked what areas you are interested in pursuing a career in. Let's pretend you have every talent and ability to be whatever you wanted, so what 4 careers would be fun for you?
1. Photographer
2. Mom
3. Interior Decorator
4. toy designer

If you could go back and talk to the old you, when you were in high school and inform yourself of 4 things that you should or should not do what would it be?
1. Go for it!
2. Have fun
3. Don't wear that really ugly outfit
4. pay closer attention in Spanish

I'm tagging:

Anybody who wants to do this.

1 comment:

Alexia said...

Yay! :)

Is "The Other Mother" a good far?

And you know...for not being a mom sure sounds like one ;)