100 Things

Just for fun and because I’m bored, I decided to copy several blogs I read and try to come up with 100 weird and miscellaneous facts about me.

  1. I am terrified of heights.
  2. I hate seafood ~ not just seafood, I don’t eat anything that lives in water.
  3. I love Dairy Queen french fries and dipping sauce.
  4. I love to travel.
  5. I have been through all the countries between the US and Costa Rica.
  6. I adore my mother ~ she’s one of my best friends.
  7. I hated her when I was in High School. No, I’m not exaggerating.
  8. I believe in fate.
  9. I have been married three times.
  10. I used to hate that fact, but I now realize I am a better person for those experiences.
  11. I would not have my beautiful daughters or Aaron were it not for those experiences.
  12. I am thankful for the learning and growing I have done as a person as a result of them.
  13. I am addicted to Diet Coke and plain M&Ms.
  14. I am insecure at times.
  15. I am clumsy.
  16. I hate my teeth.
  17. I love my legs.
  18. I admire my parents and their marriage.
  19. I have my belly button and my tongue pierced.
  20. I have three tattoos.
  21. I love to be active.
  22. I love to read books.
  23. I collect turtles.
  24. My favorite place on earth is in the mountains.
  25. I am a compulsive organizer.
  26. I have a very cluttered office despite that.
  27. I strive to learn more every day.
  28. I am impatient.
  29. I have ugly feet.
  30. I don’t cry ~ ever.
  31. It makes me feel weak.
  32. I would do anything for my family.
  33. I have a pen fetish.
  34. I like to meet new people.
  35. I have a hard time opening up to others.
  36. I work hard to be more open.
  37. I love Grey’s Anatomy and Men in Trees.
  38. My favorite sport to watch is NFL Football or high school basketball.
  39. My favorite sport to participate in is softball or basketball.
  40. I love to be alone (not lonely, just alone).
  41. I feel selfish for taking “me time”.
  42. I like to scrapbook.
  43. I absolutely adore my children ~ all four of my girlies.
  44. I detest public restrooms ~ I’d rather pee on the side of the road that at a rest stop.
  45. I hate it when people startle me.
  46. Ignorance and biggotry really make me angry.
  47. I have two birthmarks.
  48. I can raise one eyebrow at a time.
  49. I can make them look like they’re breakdancing the caterpillar.
  50. I was a complete nerd in high school.
  51. I love to hunt, not necessarily the kill, but the chase.
  52. I think about my grandfather at least twice a week, but he passed away 19 years ago.
  53. I read my Horoscope just for fun.
  54. I have thick skin.
  55. The different items of food on my plate can’t touch each other.
  56. I eat one thing at a time, saving my favorite for last.
  57. I love to laugh.
  58. I am a procrastinator.
  59. I am a techie, and I love new gadgets.
  60. My nickname at school is “The Grammar Police.”
  61. I love having wash and wear hair.
  62. I love being a tomboy.
  63. I also love dressing up and being a girl.
  64. I love to read the Harry Potter series (told you I was a nerd).
  65. I love to sing “All the Pretty Little Horses” to Reagan.
  66. I admire my baby sister very much; she is wonderwoman and supermom all in one.
  67. My dad is my hero.
  68. I hate to cook.
  69. I like to sew.
  70. I love photography.
  71. I love to be tan, but I worry about how it affects my health.
  72. I like being a mentor/role model.
  73. I have an older “sister” who just recently battled breast cancer.
  74. I have been scared for her, worried about her, and thankful she’s healthy.
  75. I like showing my girls the simplest things in life like butterflies on flowers.
  76. I love that I can capture one person’s moment in time and make it a treasured memory.
  77. I hate that my oldest daughter, Emma, is going to live with her dad next year.
  78. I am happy she has such a wonderful dad and step-mom.
  79. My heart is already broken thinking about it.
  80. I love that she is secure enough with me, with herself, and with her dad to make such a tough decision.
  81. I hate it at the same time.
  82. I am scared of losing touch with her, of losing this bond we have forged.
  83. I am worried I won’t be able to handle it gracefully.
  84. I pray for the strength to deal with this every day.
  85. I love vanilla bean frappuccinos from Starbucks.
  86. I love to dance, but I don’t dance well.
  87. My favorite color is black.
  88. I am making an effort to get back into shape.
  89. I admire Harley’s tender heart and open feelings, Katelyn’s wit and intelligence, and my little sprite, Reagan, who can brighten up the darkest of rooms.
  90. I love to fly fish.
  91. I love the rhythmic beat of the cast.
  92. I love the peace it gives me.
  93. I hate spiders.
  94. I love camping.
  95. I love gerbera daisies.
  96. I can’t wait for summer.
  97. I hate it when people scam the innocent.
  98. My favorite food is French Toast.
  99. I love the quote, “Well behaved women rarely make history.”
  100. I am blessed beyond measure.

Wow, that took longer than I thought it would. It’s interesting to see what I wrote, that’s for sure.