Thursday, October 23, 2008


We got back from Pittsburgh about 2 hours ago and I was going to post all about it but it is going to wait till I need a little breather of silliness. Deathstar is forcing me to think tonight so here goes: 1. Where is your cell phone? On my desk 2. Where is your significant other? Asleep on the oversized chair "watching" tv 3. Your hair color? Currently auburn 4. Your mother? Died when I was 33 5. Your father? Died on my 27th birthday-I barely knew him 6. Your favorite thing? Reading blogs 7. Your dream last night? I was in a garden area that was surrounded by a large home and I was frightened or at least uneasy about being there. 8. Your dream/goal? To be out of debt and pay for my kids entire college education so they can start out in life without debt.. 9. The room you’re in? My office 10. Your hobby? Reading, some tv, knitting 11. Your fear? Dying before I am ready and I don't think I will ever be ready. 12. Where do you want to be in six years? S3 will be in college by then so maybe have the house sold and live in a place near water 13. Where were you last night? Getting my nails done-french and it only cost 10 bucks! 14. What you’re not? At ease with our financial situation, I worry all the time. 15. One of your wish list items? An apple laptop (which I won't have because of #14) 16. Where you grew up? New York and Pennsylvania 17. The last thing you did? Ate lasagna that my kind SIL sent over because she knew I would be too tired to cook tonight 18. What are you wearing? Sweat pants, tshirt, zip hoodie and fuzzy sox. (yeah, the hot chick look;) 19. Your T.V.? always on for the dogs when I am at work-go ahead laugh at me, I don't care. 20. Your pet? Two dogs and one cat, all male. 21. Your computer? My lifeline! 22. Your mood? Confused about our visit to Pittsburgh doc that I will post about tomorrow..tonight I need to do something frivolous like a list all about ME :) 23. Missing someone? Always missing my mom. We grew to be very good friends once I realized how wonderful she was when I was about 23. 24. Your car? Small suv-I thought about selling it and getting small car but I really don't drive that far so it wouldn't make sense to change at this point. 25. Something you’re not wearing? any underwear--woohoo 26. Favorite store? Ebay or etsy 27. Your Summer? Over and it makes me sad. 28. Love someone? Yes, all my guys 4 human and 3 animal. 29. Your favorite color? Blue, peach or pink (none of which are in my house strangely enough) 30. Last time you laughed? a really good laugh a couple of weeks ago... the kind where you laugh so hard you cry. 31. Last time you cried? The day that the doc called and told me that BigD had a mass in his lung. Ok..I know most people don't like being tagged so I won't specify who I want to do it. Actually I would like all of you to because it is fun reading tidbits about people we don't really know and deciding if we would like to know them :) TAG you're it.


Jerry said...

1. Where is your cell phone? Charging on top of TV
2. Where is your significant other? Working in the family room
3. Your hair color? Mostly gray
4. Your mother? Wonderful woman; died of ovarian cancer
5. Your father? Died last summer at age 88
6. Your favorite thing? College basketball
7. Your dream last night? I don’t remember specifics, but it was full of turmoil
8. Your dream/goal? To meet all of my grandchildren
9. The room you’re in? My study
10. Your hobby? Comedy writing, charitable work
11. Your fear? Being a lingering burden to family
12. Where do you want to be in six years? Alive and functioning normally.
13. Where were you last night? At home fighting a horrible migraine headache
14. What you’re not at ease with? My own health issues (prostate cancer)
15. One of your wish list items? To visit the Great Barrier Reef
16. Where you grew up? So. California
17. The last thing you did? Put together a baby seat for the car
18. What are you wearing? Shorts, t-shirt, no shoes/socks
19. Your T.V.? HD with beautiful picture
20. Your pet? African spurred tortoise named Abe
21. Your computer? Old laptop, starting to poop out
22. Your mood? Good mood, just wrote some funny monologue material
23. Missing someone? I am always missing my 3 grown sons and their loved ones
24. Your car? Toyota pickup
25. Something you’re not wearing? A goofy grin
26. Favorite store? Brookstone for browsing; Barnes & Noble for books
27. Your Summer? Awesome; traveled to Europe for the first time.
28. Love someone? Family, very much
29. Your favorite color? Navy (also my favorite branch of the armed forces)
30. Last time you laughed? Just now; I laughed at the Navy joke in #29
31. Last time you cried? Last weekend, attended a funeral of a friend.

Who’s next?

Deathstar said...

Would you be interested in a CD that had stories for dogs to keep them company? Believe it or not, my friend made one and sells them.

Topcat said...

(singing) "OHNs not wearing any underwear, no underwear, no underwear ...."

You rudie nudie!!!!


Deb said...

I've done this one a few times, so please forgive if I pass on it.

I do, however, enjoy reading your answers :)

Rob, Tina and the boys said...

I'll do this later tonight after the kiddies are in bed.

Sitting in Silence said...

I love learn so much about someone...


east village idiot said...

Thank you for responding to my recent post. You are so kind to give advice and it is such GOOD advice.
I can't thank you enough, evi

east village idiot said...

I pray that your husband is in good health and that everything is going your way. take care, evi

Demeter said...

After a long absence I am back, with a new blog since was suspicious of some intruders reading it. Here is the new one:
I hope everything will go well with the next PET scan. Wish you all the best.

tz said...

i love reading these things....just stopped by to see if there's an update...I think about you and your husband...hope all is okay!

Michele said...

OK, I'll take the bait!

1. Where is your cell phone? On my hip in its holster.
2. Where is your significant other? Currently single, so he is 'out there' somewhere!
3. Your hair color? Light brown with dark brown and gray "roots"
4. Your mother? At her home, most likely watching some cop drama or food network.
5. Your father? At his job with the state of Montana IT dept.
6. Your favorite thing? Reading or writing... also being with good friends.
7. Your dream last night? No dreams last night. That is good because I have been having some doozies lately!
8. Your dream/goal? To visit each state at least once.
9. The room you’re in? At my workbench at my job.
10. Your hobby? Reading, cross stiching, crocheting (when it is cold) and hiking (when the weather is nice).
11. Your fear? My kids dying before I do.
12. Where do you want to be in six years? In a good job with benefits... or if I win the lottery, travelling the country.
13. Where were you last night? Visiting a dear old friend in a neighboring town.
14. What you’re not? A morning person.
15. One of your wish list items? a new home computer and a sattelite internet connection at home.
16. Where you grew up? Montana and Illinois
17. The last thing you did? Fixed a broken hinge and screen on an LG8300 cell phone (I'm at work).
18. What are you wearing? Dark green henley with rust colored Levi shirt over it, black jeans, socks and running shoes.
19. Your T.V.? Almost never on, unless youngest is home, then on cooking shows, History, or Discovery.
20. Your pet? 9 year old Malamute/rottrieller who is the sweetest, but bi-polar, dog ever!
21. Your computer? Old lap-top at work, even older dino at home with no internet connection.
22. Your mood? Good, but tired.
23. Missing someone? My best friend from grade/middle school. She lives too far away to visit often.
24. Your car? Black 1997 Toyota Rav-4
25. Something you’re not wearing? Makeup or jewelry.
26. Favorite store? Hastings... it has it all, Books, Movies, Music, and a decent coffee shop.
27. Your Summer? Gone before I knew it. Fav time of the year.
28. Love someone? My kids, grandkids, parents, best friend, and my dawggie.
29. Your favorite color? Colbalt Blue, lavender, or the pinks and golds of sunsets.
30. Last time you laughed? Yesterday when visiting an old friend.
31. Last time you cried? Not counting movies or sappy commercials? When my oldest called me to tell me her and my SIL had been in a huge argument. I didn't let her know, but my heart was breaking thinking she was hurting so bad.

Next up? Your Turn!