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15 facts about me:)
1~ I am a twin
2~ I'd love to lose 30lbs, maybe more once I reach this goal:)
3~ I met my soulmate on My Space
4~ My kids are my life's treasure
5~ I miss the ocean(from Cali, but now live in Mo.)
6~ I need a new car
7~ I'd love to vacation in Ireland
8~ I sat next to Joe Cocker in the Burbank airport, and have regrets for not telling him he ROCKS~ (he probably already knows that though:)
9~ I've never seen a ghost:(
10~ My feet are always cold
11~ I could eat Avocados every day
12~ I love to cook:)
13~ Is my favorite #
14~ I do not like all you can eat buffets
15~ I wish I knew how to surf

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Oh what fun!

  1. I am the third youngest of six siblings.
  2. I want to move to the Czech Republic someday, but I am happy with the home I have now.
  3. I love to cook Chinese, Thai and Japanese food even though I am white.
  4. I like to watch trees. 
  5. I am vegan, but I secretly love bacon (and miss it)
  6. When I am bored at work I make origami roses out of the order form slips. 
  7. Hippos are my favorite animals. Pygmy hippos make my head explode from the cute.
  8. I want to join the Air Force once I get to a healthy weight.
  9. Courtney Love and Joan Jett are my idols, followed only by Sid Vicious and Wendy O.
  10. I sleep with a teddy bear I have had since I was 6
  11. I love Canada more than I love the US (or the parts I have seen/experience).
  12. When I was in grammar school my teacher Mr. Mazurek gave a surprise test that I was unprepared for. I had copied off of Peter's test and passed while he got in trouble for cheating. I have never said anything about that until now.
  13. I am afraid of my own cellar. 
  14. I still play with dolls and can spend hours brushing their hair. 
  15. If I could be anything in the world I would be Peter Pan- being a kid means not having to worry about things like bills, work and other bad stuff. 

Haha~ Great Facts:) Had fun reading them esp #12.~ Thanks for playing...I had a really late evening nap and I'm wide awake and boredTongue out

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1. I adore being a mom

2. I have a son who I love more than anything in this world 

3. I have been single for 2 years

4. I teach hairstyling (altho if u saw my hair right now yud say I'm not so good at my job LOL)

5. I ride a Harley and LOVE it!

6. I love to travel (would love to do more of it)

7. I have my own little home

8. I would like to finally get to my goal weight and stay there!

9. I love movies. All kinds of em

10. I'm not so sure any of this is interesting

11. I love food!

12. I would like to someday find a wonderful man to share my life with (not sure he exists tho) LOL

13. I'm thinking about having a baby on my own.

14. I just got a kitten and watching my son be super gentle with her is precious

15. I like to sing when no one is around :) It's best that I do it this way LOL

Here goes:

1. I do all of the grocery shopping for our family of 5.

2. I enjoyed cooking much more when step 1 was always: insert, corkscrew, pour, drink.

3. There were 10 years between finishing High School and starting College.

4. I've seen about 40 Grateful Dead Shows. I was downloading songs the other day and was reminded why.

5. I'm the youngest child of 2 youngest children.

6. Over 10% of my caloric intake is coffee.

7. I seem to gravitate to things I'm not that good at (love to golf and ski, not good at either).

8. Sex is the exception to number 7. Come on, those of you who know me should have known 7 was just a set-up.

9. I nearly drowned of the Northshore of Oahu.

10. I wish my parents lived closer.

11. There are times when I wish my mind would consider the consequences of what I'm about to say before my mouth has time to say it.

12. My home is a short walk to the beach. That's where I am at peace.

13. I am amazed, inspired and perplexed by my children. I'd have it no other way.

14. I love my job.

15. I'd say I regret nothing but that would be a lie. Let's just say, I've come to terms with my regrets.

1. With a gun to my head I could not pick one of my kids as a favorite over the other.  They're both awesome!

2. I work in a gym and need to lose 30-40 lbs. Yikes!

3. I am a member of Mensa.

4. I love all things having to do with ghosts and the supernatural.

5. I have been 27 for 10 years.

6. I love the ocean, especially Okaloosa Island.

7. I am Webelos den leader.

8. I drive a golf cart more than my van.

9. I really like Mexican food in general and cheese dip in particular.

10. I used to hang out at after parties with Green Day in the 90's before they sold out.

11. I still dream of being a singer in a band.

12. I moved 1000 miles away from home at 18 with no job and $135 to my name.

13. I have an orange kitty named Orange Kitty.

14. I want to run a marathon before I'm 40, but since I'm only 27 I have plenty of time :)

15. I once bought Pogues concert tickets with the phone bill money.  And it was totally worth it!

I didn't think I could come up with 15 things.  I'm more interesting than I thought :)

1. I saw two bobcats yesterday just below our shop building.
2. We don't have any pets now, even though we love animals, because we'd rather see wildlife.
3. Live out in basically the middle of nowhere, and our nearest neighbor lives a mile away.  It's basically paradise.
4. I'm left handed.
5. I'm a direct descendant of one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.
6. Losing all the weight I did changed my life for the better in ways I never would have anticipated, but most especially because I had to figure out how to generate happiness internally without stuffing myself with food.
7. I recently started taking yoga classes from a new teacher and I love it.
8. My best deadlift so far is 180 pounds, maybe I'll manage to take it to 185 next year.
9. I have no central vision in my right eye.  Sometimes depth perception can be interesting, especially walking downhill.
10.  My son (27 years old now) is one of the most interesting and big-hearted people I know.  I don't take credit for this, it's just how he is.
11.  I've been in 47 of the 50 states.  Missing Hawaii, Alaska and North Dakota. 
12. I keep a notebook in which I write the titles and authors of the books I've read.  I've been doing this for about five years.
13. I love prime numbers.
14. Random Frank Zappa quotes are fun.  Rub it.
15. Sometimes I don't follow all the rules.

1) I've been vegan for 5 months and it's the best choice I've ever made

2) I hope to become a surgeon

3) I love baking

4) I love all animals, my favorite being cats

5) I visited Palestine two years ago (I'm Palestinian) and would love to visit again to see my great-grandparents' olive trees

6) My room is light purple with silly colorful flowers and a white fence painted all over the walls because it used to belong to a six year old and I'm too lazy to repaint it

7) I have an english essay to write, but I can't stand english so I've been putting it off for about a week

8) I play the alto saxophone.  Last summer I joined marching band (I loved it, it was so much fun!) and now I'm in jazz band

9) A few months ago I stayed up all night creating little boxes out of thick paper, haha now I have my own mini boxes to put tiny presents in

10) Wasting time is my specialty

11) Owls, turtles, and elephants on anything fascinate me

12) I'm so amused by British accents and the UK in general, I'd love to move there

13) My whole extended family (except for 2 of my dad's uncles in Canada) live in the Middle East, so I go there almost every summer

14) My favorite season is fall: I love the weather, fall scents, the colors, everything

15) I normally don't like kids, but some really like me for some reason

Original Post by meganr:

1. I saw two bobcats yesterday just below our shop building.
2. We don't have any pets now, even though we love animals, because we'd rather see wildlife.
3. Live out in basically the middle of nowhere, and our nearest neighbor lives a mile away.  It's basically paradise.
4. I'm left handed.
5. I'm a direct descendant of one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.
6. Losing all the weight I did changed my life for the better in ways I never would have anticipated, but most especially because I had to figure out how to generate happiness internally without stuffing myself with food.
7. I recently started taking yoga classes from a new teacher and I love it.
8. My best deadlift so far is 180 pounds, maybe I'll manage to take it to 185 next year.
9. I have no central vision in my right eye.  Sometimes depth perception can be interesting, especially walking downhill.
10.  My son (27 years old now) is one of the most interesting and big-hearted people I know.  I don't take credit for this, it's just how he is.
11.  I've been in 47 of the 50 states.  Missing Hawaii, Alaska and North Dakota. 
12. I keep a notebook in which I write the titles and authors of the books I've read.  I've been doing this for about five years.
13. I love prime numbers.
14. Random Frank Zappa quotes are fun.  Rub it.
15. Sometimes I don't follow all the rules.

That being the case, you should have made this one 16Tongue out

Heh.  I thought about alternatives similar to that.  Let's just say that ONE of my items is only 98% true.

Original Post by meganr:

Heh.  I thought about alternatives similar to that.  Let's just say that ONE of my items is only 98% true.

that's easy, your best dead lift is only 176.4 pounds.

Nah.  All the weights come out even or at least in 5s or 0s.   

1.  I found my soulmate at 17.  I wouldn't have it any other way.

2.  I want to get married and have a baby more than almost anything right now.

3.  I struggle daily dealing with my brothers murder even tho it happened almost 5 years ago.

4.  I just bought a modest little home I love very much.

5.  I wish I had more girlfriends.

6.  I love chinese food and wish it was low calorie.

7.  I love children.  Particularily babies/toddlers.

8.  I wish I had a better relationship with a lot of my family members, especially my Dad.

9.  I want to travel the world.

10.  I haven't been on a vacation in 8 years.

11.  I am on a journey to transform my life spiritually, emotionally, and physically.

12.  I'm terrified that the world will end or drastically change in less than a year.  I really hope those who say it will are wrong.

13. I love my job, but really hope one day I wont have to work.

14.  I'm extremely lazy when it comes to exercise and am trying to change that.

15. I love this website and am probably a little addicted.

  1. My dream practical car is a Toyota FJ Cruiser
  2. My dream impractical car is something small and convertible, like this
  3. I have a phobia of calling information
  4. My favorite part of being married (other than my husband) is suddenly having a big, loving family
  5. If I could go back and make my younger self do one thing differently it would be to keep working out and eating healthy when I moved back home after college
  6. If I had no family to keep me in Michigan, I would move out west to the mountains...at least I like to think I would
  7. The thing I'm most proud of is passing college algebra with a straight A (I'm horrible at math and saved that class until my senior year because I was so afraid of it).  I'm also proud of overcoming panic attacks but I know I did that mainly with God's help.  Algebra was pure hard work.  ;)
  8. I always thought I was fortunate that I attended a private high school until I realized that I probably would've blossomed if I'd gone to a large school with a broader curriculum that included art
  9. I still miss my cat, Big Sexy, who ran away a year and a half ago
  10. The ocean soothes me in a way that nothing else on this earth can - it can also frighten me in a way that nothing else on this earth can
  11. I still haven't gotten a new driver's license since getting married and changing my name
  12. When I was a baby, my dad thought that I looked like I had Down's Syndrome
  13. I regret buying my house.  It's been a huge learning experience and I love the actual house, but it's been far more trouble than it's worth.
  14. My husband is currently cradling his 108 lb. dog in his lap, talking baby talk to him, and kissing him on the muzzle
  15. I've had a really difficult time coming up with 15 semi-interesting facts about myself

here it comes:)

1. even thow i'm 17, today was teh first day i did my owm makeup-and plan on going to a party wearing it:)

2. I've never eaten an entire chocolate, not even as a kid-but i plan on doing it sometimes

3. I plan on becoming a lawyer, but i secretly wish to be a famous maker or horsebackrider.

4. i did gymnastics for 7 years and i wish i had never abandoned it

5. i once made a 5 layered triple chocolate cake, but not once have a boiled an egg, as i don't have a clue how to do it

6. i once read two entire books in a day

7. I buy kids magazines and read them , even thow everyone thinks they are for my little cousin

8. i could happily live by only eating cheese for the rest of my life

9. i love making handmade jewellary

10. i wear dark colours almost everyday, but i'm neither a rocker nor emo/punker

11. i love big rings, but i don't wear them because they make my finger feel too heavy

12. I wish i had blue hair

13. both my dad, my uncle and my grandfather were great professional athletes in their youth, and i'm working on becoming one too.

14. i wish i could live in a small city and ride my bike to school everyday

15. i can't ride a bike

 

baker, not maker-sorry:)

  1. I am a chemist, and I love my job.
  2. I have synesthesia.  Numbers, letters, and days of the week are inherently colored to me.
  3. I love singing and have been told I am actually decent at it, but I rarely sing in front of people because I'm too self-conscious.
  4. I cannot skip rocks or hula hoop.
  5. I hate mayo, eggnog, or anything related to raw eggs.  I got food poisoning from eggnog when I was 7.  It was unpleasant.
  6. When I was a kid, I would secretly hope that the power would go out during a wind storm because I thought it was an adventure!
  7. I love snow but hate the cold.
  8. I can juggle with the diabolo
  9. My degree is in chemistry, but sometimes I wish I had pursued physics instead.  I find string theory fascinating.
  10. My favorite blogs are Hyperbole and a Half, the Oatmeal, and xkcd.
  11. I was given an electric throwblanket for Christmas, which I absolutely love.  Warmth = happiness.
  12. I love dark chocolate.  Like, the 90% kind.  The darker, the better!
  13. I eat exactly the same thing every day.  I'm in ED recovery, but once I get into a meal plan routine, I find it really hard to break away from it.
  14. My favorite CD is Joni Mitchell's "Song to a Seagull"
  15. When I was a kid, I wanted to be a vet when I grew up.  Then an English teacher.  Then a famous writer.  Then a multilingual translator/interpreter.  Then a biologist.  I finally settled on organic chemistry during my sophomore year of college.
  1. I have an eidetic photographic memory.
  2. I've never been drunk or smoked anything.
  3. I'm a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP). Sounds bother me the most.
  4. I play a lot of video games - music is almost always on mute.
  5. I want to write and illustrate children's books.
  6. I'm ambidextrous! I'm more predominately right-handed. But I play tennis/baseball with my left hand. I can write and paint with both hands.
  7. I met my husband on Napster in an Anime chatroom (before Mp3 downloading became illegal).
  8. I skipped the third grade.
  9. I love to paint and draw.
  10. I make all my own earrings.
  11. I had a blue stripe in my hair, but it has since turned into a mix of purple and blonde. It looks cool.
  12. I love bears.
  13. I have over 100 stuffed animals. Some of them are older than me!
  14. I cannot single-focus things. I have to multitask at all times.
  15. I am ALWAYS happy.

1. I am a very fast reader - I have to re-read books so that we don't go broke. 

2. Indian is my favorite cuisine

3. I am fluent in Italian (and English, of course)

4. I love to bake - bread, cookies, cakes, whatever - I love the smell that comes from the oven.

5. I love coffee, epsresso in particular

6. I want to have 4 children with my husband (he agrees Tongue out

7. I'm 5'10" and am not considered tall in my family - most of my female cousins are over 6' tall (I won't even get into how tall the boys are...)

8. I love to travel - I have been to 11 different countries on 3 continents - I will hopefully add to that in the future.  

9. I am incredibly clumsy, much to the amusement of my husband.

10. I have really pale skin - so much so that when I lived in Italy more than one stranger called me "mozzarella"

11. I broke both my arms at the same time when I was 21. I got knocked down while playing soccer on concrete.

12. I hate the beach - sand gets into everything, and I get sunburned way too easily.

13. I love the mountains - which is why DH and I are going to move to Colorado sometime this year.

14. Fall is my favorite season.

15. I love my family. 

1) I Speak Spanish

2) I played water polo in High School

3) I love to read

4) I'm addicted to reading paranormal romance novels by unknown/local authors with my Amazon Kindle.

5) I have 3 half siblings I've never met.

6) I was in my High School swim team

7) I love french fries

8) when I was 16 I dated a 23yr old for 2yrs.

7) I'm on my 3rd weightloss journey

9) I have two rabbits named Speckle and Simon

10) When I was 11 I fractured my shoulder while playing with my older brother.

11) One day I'd like to be a famous romance novelist

12) My dream school is Oxford University

13) my altime favorite bands are Weezer, Smashing Pumpkins, and Tool

14) My favorite DJ is Kaskade

15) I've been to 3 raves.

1. I love horror movies.  zombie ones are my favorite

2. I know how I will spend the money when I win the lottery, even though I rarely buy tickets.

3. I think my husband is sexy.

4. I have no problem touching gross stuff at work(Hospital), but I can't garden cuz the bugs and worm-like things are to gross to even look at.

5. I have mayo, cheesecake, ham, mashed potatoes, yogart and several other things that most people love.

6. I would like to have another child

7. Cheese is the best stuff on earth.

8.  I hold grudges for a very long time.  Some so long that I know don't remember what set me off in the first place.

9. I have varicose veins on my right leg that seem to be gettin bigger every week.

10.  My favorite place in the world is a hot shower.

11. I miss 35mm cameras.   I miss the excitement of not knowing whats going to be on the film you just found in a drawer developed months later and being surpised by what you get.

12.  I wish I knew why clothes designers make pants in tall sizes but not shirts, dresses ect.  If I have long legs.... guess what... I have long arms too. And also WTF just cuz I wear a size 11 shoe doesn't mean my foot is wide plus I actually wear a 10 1/2 but they don't make 1/2 sizess past 9 1/2

13. almost every day i tell myself I am going to go to bed early, but I still end up staying up way to late.

14.  thanksgiving is my favortie holiday.

15. I am going to go make dinner right now.

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