Thursday 9 April 2009

self portrait & meme

a turquoise choker necklace that i bought recently.....LOVE IT!

i found this meme over on julie's blog and thought it would be fun to do. feel free to join in too as i'd love to read your answers.

1. Do you like blue cheese? NOPE!!! i've never tried it because the smell was enough to keep me away. i remember my mum used to eat blue vein cheese when we were kids and i always thought it smelled like vomit.

2. Have you ever been drunk? i refuse to answer this question on the grounds it may incriminate me....hehe

3. Do you own a gun? NO!

4. What flavor of Kool Aid was your favorite? i don't think i've ever had kool aid.

5. Do you get nervous before doctor appointments? definitely!

6. What do you think of hot dogs? i can't believe i used to eat those things! do you want me to tell you what they're made of?!

7. Favorite Christmas movie? i like too many to settle on a's a wonderful life, jack frost, a christmas carol, miracle on 34th street, the christmas box, just to name a few

8. What do you prefer to drink in the morning? green tea

9. Can you do push ups? no

10. What's your favorite piece of jewelry? i don't really have a favourite piece of jewellery though i do love long, dangling earrings.

11. Favorite hobby? painting

12. Do you have A.D.D.? no

13. What's your favorite shoe? hmmmmmm.....probably thongs (known as flip-flops in the states) or something flat. i prefer comfort over sore feet.

14. Middle Name? patricia

15. Name 3 thoughts at this exact moment? i need to start dinner soon, i'm glad i reorganised the pantry today. a glass of wine would be nice!

16. Name 3 drinks you regularly drink? green tea, green tea, green tea.....should i mention the wine? ;)

17. Current worry? i hope it doesn't rain on easter sunday with me having a family get-together here.

18. Current hate right now? i have a particular insurance company in my sights at the moment. ;)

19. pepsi or coke? neither

20. How did you bring in the New Year? with my beautiful children

21. Where would you like to go? i've always wanted to travel the coastline of australia. my international choices would be arizona, ireland, scotland or england.

22. Which friends will complete this? i have no clue....maybe my daughter michelle??

23. Do you own slippers? i usually buy a new pair of slippers each year for winter so while i don't own a pair right now....give me another month and i will.

24. What color shirt are you wearing right now? a black and grey striped top.

25. Do you like sleeping on Satin sheets? have never slept on satin sheets.

26. Can you whistle? yes

27. Favorite color? love 'em all but my favourite colour combo is blue, green and purple

28. Would you be a good pirate? no....i have a conscience

29. What songs do you sing in the shower? i don't usually sing in the shower. boring am i???!!!

30. Favorite Girl's Names? michelle

31. Favorite boy's names? bradley, beau, reece and aaron

32. What's in your pocket right now? nothing

33. Last thing that made you laugh? aaron, my 10 year old son, begging me to tell him if the easter bunny was real or not. after a bit of teasing, i finally caved....what can i say....he's at that age where kids at school tell him anyways.

34. Best bed sheets as a child? don't remember

35. Worst injury you've ever had as a child? around 9 years old when my ear was split open because i ran in front of another child swinging on a swing.....had to get lots of stitches and still bear that scar.

36. Do you love where you live? i'd prefer living in a cottage by the sea

37. What did you want to be when you grew up? a vet

38. Who is your loudest friend? kym

39. How many dogs do you have? just cody

40. Does someone have a crush on you? at my age???!!!! I WISH!!!

41. What is your favorite book? the artist's way

42. What is your favorite candy? sherbet fountains

43. Favorite Sports Team? not into sports

44. What song do you want played at your funeral? 'another one bites the dust!' well, i've always joked that it was the song i


  1. LOL...The last question and answer cracked me up!!

  2. I loved reading all your answers and learning more about you. Memes can be such fun! Your choice of song at the end is fantastic!! I may have to request that one too!

    PS - I have a crush on you as an artist! Does that count??

  3. That was fun reading about you. Thanks! I got a kick out of what do you hate.

  4. OH please! I'm sure there are at least a dozen crushes on you! Open your eyes, my friend! You are fabulous! :)

  5. OMG blue cheese is so delicious!!

    I think you are missing out ;-)

  6. LOL great answers :D I might have to answer these.

    that is a gorgeous necklace, very nice colour :)

  7. The quize was fun to read. I could DEFINATELY name someone who has a crush on you, LOL!

  8. LOL! Another One Bites The Dust!!! H ah ahahah!!!

    I love flip-flops or thongs best also!!! So comfy!

    I can see that your fav color combo is in a lot of what you do!

    It was fun reading your answers...and by the way...I'm so happy to hear your would not make a good pirate!!! LOL!

  9. hey this was fun reading more about you...

  10. and....Hope you and the kids have a great Easter.

    I think you'd love Arizona by the way.

  11. How fun! Seriously though, you have never tried cheese??? Wow! Well, I guess I have never tried sushi for the very same reason...smells like vomit!

  12. Thank you everyone for your responses....I loved reading them.

    Janet - you are too sweet!

    Michelle - I forgot about HIM! One person I would rather not having a crush on me. LOL

    Sandy - I've wanted to visit Arizona for many, many years. Maybe one day....

    Caroline - I eat the standard cheeses but I have never tried Blue Vein cheese.

  13. Fun to learn more about you! I might have to do this on my blog, too. :)