Saturday, January 21, 2012

Blog Game

Blog Game 

My friend, Lauren, invited me to play this game on my blog, so I figured I'd give it a try!

the rules:
1. you must post the rules
2. post eleven facts about yourself on the blog post
3. answer the questions the tagger set for you in their post,
and then create eleven new questions for the people you've tagged
4. tag people and link them on your post
5. let them know you've tagged them.

So, here we go.  Eleven facts about me:
  1. I am the first American born on my mother's side of the family.
  2. My major in college was German.  
  3. I have never been to Germany.
  4. I have been to Australia and New Zealand, and would go back in a heartbeat (OK, more like 19+ hours).
  5. I am going to run the Chicago Marathon this year, it will be my first marathon.
  6. I am left handed.  
  7. I am a chocoholic.
  8. I can pass out at the drop of a hat, literally.  I have vesovegal syncop.
  9. My second child was delivered by VBAC.
  10. I have ADD.
  11. I'm sorry, what was the question?
And now, for the questions set to me by Lauren!


1. If you could be anyone in the world, who would you be?
Probably my paternal grandfather, so I could experience life through his eyes for a while.

2. If you had a million dollars, what would you do with it?
Count it, pay off my house, finish house projects, invest for college, and take care of my mother.

3. What did you study in college?
In school, German and Child Development.  Out of school, moonshine, camping, and making great friends.

4. Who is your favorite actor?
Cary Grant {although, he is on a very long list of favs}

5. Have you ever traveled outside of the country?  If so, where?
New Zealand, Australia, Canada

6. Do you have a hobby?  What is it?
Running, music, softball - not in that order

7. Do you have any pets?
We have two cats; Doodle (mommy), One Eyed Pete (her son)

8. Do you believe in God?  Why or why not?
Yes.  I guess because I was told there is a God from an early age.

9. What was the BEST thing that ever happened in your life?
I learned to be comfortable with who I am, and not concentrate what others think (as much).

10. Do you believe in soulmates?  Why or why not?
I believe others have soul mates, but don't know that I believe it for myself.

11. What are you going to do today?
Win first place in a chili cook off.  BAM!

Are you ready, Lara, Amy, and Randi

Questions for you:
  1. Do you live in the state you were born in?
  2. How many times have you moved in your lifetime?
  3. Have you ever been to Mexico?
  4. Do you have a tattoo (or more)?
  5. How many children do you have?
  6. Are you left or right handed?
  7. Have you ever been to New York City?
  8. How many siblings do you have?
  9. Have you ever swam in the Pacific Ocean?
  10. Have you ever been hospitalized (aside from having children)?
  11. What is your favorite color?
Thank you, Lauren!