Wednesday, May 07, 2008

Yet another meme...

Emma, this one’s for you, friend…

44 ODD Things about Me!

1. Do you like blue cheese? crumbles, yes...dressing, no
2. Have you ever smoked? Ever? yes
3. Do you own a gun? Well, yes for hunting but no handguns.
4. What flavor Kool Aid was your favorite? Hawaiian Tropical
5. Do you get nervous before doctor appointments? Most of the time, no, but here lately just a little anxious.
6. What do you think of hot dogs? YUCKY!! Even as a kid I didn’t like them.
7. Favorite Christmas movie? White Christmas (classic) and The Holiday (recent)
8. What do you prefer to drink in the morning? Coffee, but I haven’t been lately, so water.
9. Can you do push ups? yes
10. What's your favorite piece of jewelry? My engagement ring, followed in a close second by my Aggie ring.
11. Favorite hobby? Reading or blogging
12. Do you have A.D.D.? No, not clinically, but I use it as an excuse all the time!
13. What's one trait you hate about yourself? Knowing I should trust God 100% with my life, and then not doing it all of the time.
14. Middle name? Kathleen
15. Three thoughts I am having? When is my next nap? Did it work? Yay, no work on Friday!
16. Name 3 drinks you regularly consume. Water, tea, occasionally a diet coke.
17. Current worry. Children.
18. Current hate right now? The devil putting negative, self-deprecating thoughts into my head.
19. Favorite place to be? Home in Uvalde at my parents and with my dad’s extended family.
20. How did you bring in the New Year? What’s sad is I can’t even remember, but I know I was with McHotterson.
21. Where would you like to go? Scotland, the land of my ancestors and the roots of the Presbyterian Church.
22. Name four people who will complete this? Jody, Stephanie, Amy H., Sharon B.
23. Do you own slippers? Yes, but I don’t wear them that much.
24 What shirt are you wearing? Teal-colored scoop neck from Target.
25. Do you like sleeping on satin sheets? Well, kind of…they ARE very comfy, but you slip and slide EVERYWHERE while you sleep. I don’t like that part.
26. Can you whistle? yes
27. Favorite color? Blue or brown
28. Would you be a pirate? Hmm, I doubt it because I am anal about correct grammar.
29. What songs do you sing in the shower? Usually I sing hymns that I know by heart. I ♥ shower tunes!
30. Favorite girl's name? Hmm…
31. Favorite boy's name? Ditto #30…
32. What's in your pocket right now? Air (they’re empty)
33. Last thing that made you laugh? One of my students talking about the penny war at school.
34. Best bed sheets as a child? Hmm…I don’t remember having special sheets, but I did have special pillow-cases that we made during my 8th birthday party. My mom was very creative! They had glow in the dark puff paint on them.
35. Worst injury you've ever had? Car accident when I was 9 sliced my face open and I had to have reconstructive plastic surgery.
36. Do you love where you live? For the most part, yes.
37. How many TVs do you have in your house? 3
38. Who is your loudest friend? I would have to say Jody or Donna.
39. How many dogs do you have? 2
40. Does someone have a crush on you? Yes, McHotterson (my hubby…)
41. What is your favorite book? This one is SO hard for me, but I must say, “The Tale of Despereaux” by Kate DiCamillo.
42. What is your favorite candy? HARIBO gummi bears or Sour Jelly Belly jellybeans
43. Favorite Sports Team? Gig ‘Em AGGIES!!!
44. What song do you want played at your funeral? “Beulah Land” for sure…and many, many others. I don’t even care if I have words spoken, it could just all be music and I would LOVE it!


  1. I learn more about people through these little surveys than I do anywhere else. I think the next time we hire someone at church part of the application will be blog surveys.


  2. I was just telling someone about the puff paint pillow case! I slept on mine for YEARS!!! The best was that it was awesome - the worst was when the puff paint cracked and poked/scratched your face! I loved that pillow case! I am sure my mom STILL has it - SHE BETTER! :) Love you.

  3. Hey Lala-
    Love the post and love my new updated look! really touched my heart today w/ the surpise. I love you so much!

  4. Okay Char....I have a case of the Blog BLahs......I am in serious need of a Blog Makeover.....let me know when you are ready to experiment with mine....

    Love the post!

  5. GREAT POST!! You made me laugh many times!! Thanks for that at 7:45 A.m.

    I sure missed you Sat. night, but enjoyed a great conversation with Jason and McHotterson! I just love being with you guys!!

  6. CHARLA! I know what you did for New Years!!! And I can't believe you forgot...... Casino Night, you and I chatted the night away in Concan!


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