Tuesday, March 13, 2007


Well I was off to bed also but was doing a quick perusal through my fave blogs and saw this meme over at Jen's Place so I took her up on being first to respond, I KNOW I'M LAME BUT I LOVE THESE!!

1. What time did you get up this morning? 10:30 am. (We went bowling last night with the Overwaitea gang and although we were home at 11 we didn't go to bed until 1 and then I was wide awake again from 4:30 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.
2. Diamonds or Pearls? Diamonds - They are forever you know!
3. What was the last film you saw at the cinema? It's been a long time but it was with Laura and the boys, Chuck, Shannon and Kendall.
4. What is your favorite TV show? The Amazing Race, Desperate Housewives, Greys, ER and CSI
5. What did you have for breakfast? Sausages, Scrambled eggs and fruit at 2 p.m.
6. What is your middle name? Lynn (High fives Jenny on this fantabulous middle name!)
7. What is your favorite cuisine? GREEK!
8. What foods do you dislike? Liver, head cheese, you know those kinds of funky, grody foods!
9. Your favorite Potato chip? Old Dutch Creamy Dill or Lays Ripple
10. What cd have you been listening to lately? Mixed assortment from Enya to Metallica to Scissor Sisters to 80's revival...whoop, whoop big hair and spandex ass!
11. What kind of car do you drive? WE ARE SO NOT GONNA TOUCH THAT ONE!! But we drive a '97 Chevy 4x4
12. Favorite sandwich? Hal's breakfast sandwich = BLT with scrambled egg and onion
13. What characteristics do you despise? People who have no compassion or are two faced
14. What are your favorite clothes? ANYTHING THAT FITS THESE DAYS!!
15. If you would go anywhere in the world on vacation, where would you go? Australia or Africa
16. Favorite brand of clothing? Please refer to #14
17. Where would you want to retire? Okanagan Valley or whatever would be midway to our families
18. Favorite time of day? First thing in the morning with the sun shining in the living room and dining room windows!! It's the bomb and nothing beats a cuppa joe in the sun. In the summer it's in the evening on the back deck with the fire burning.
19. Where were you born? Nova Scotia
20. What is your favorite sport to watch? Hockey or Baseball
21. Who do you think will not send this back? It doesn't matter
22. Person you expect to send it back first? I'd say Jenny but I got this from her so umm Shari it's up to you girl!
23. Pepsi or Coke? hands down Coke even though i'm not a huge pop drinker
24. Beavers or Ducks? Well since i've already got a beaver guess i'll say duck (Now that you've choked ya gotta admit that was funny!)
25. Are you a morning person or night owl? Guess it depends on when I work the next day. If i'm mornings then i'm morning person and if I work afternoon then I love me some quiet night time!
26. Pedicure or Manicure? HELLO...WHY PICK ONE WHEN YOU CAN DO BOTH!
27. Any new and exciting news you’d like to share? Already shared it...we've got a new addition to the family..it's about 16'8" long, weighs hundreds of pounds and will occupy a lot of my hunny's time.
28. What did you want to be when you were little? An owner of many beautiful Quarter horses
29. What is your best childhood memory? Running down the hill and diving into the old swimming hole or our all day rides on the horses and dirt bikes!!
(ooh Jenny, we so would not have gotten along, lol. Did you know that we had a Barbie graveyard and I was the Gravekeeper?? My sister so would have loved to have you as her sister!!)
30. Ever been toilet papering? Never, lol
31. Been in a car accident? **knockin' on a big ole chunk of wood
32. Favorite restaurant? Mino's or Rosario's
33. Favorite flower? The Daisy
34. Favorite ice cream? Chocolate Mint Chip
35. Favorite fast food restaurant? Wendy's
36. How many times did you fail your drivers test? 0
37. Which store would you choose to max out your credit card? Ikea, Home Depot
38. Who are you most curious about their responses to this? everyone (ditto)
39. Last person you went to dinner with? Laura in Terrace last week
40. How many tattoos do you have? 0 (Unlike Jenny who has 18!!! j/k)
41. How many people are you sending this to? Well to whomever reads this blog
42. What time did you finish this e-mail? hello..still working on the blog (not email) and it's 1:00 a.m.
43. Favorite magazine? People or any gossipy type rag
44. If you could meet any famous person, who would it be? Sheesh, i've met a few and am not really jaded but not really caught up on the whole fame thing at this moment.
45. If you could choose another first name, what would it be? Do not ask why but when I was a little girl I wanted to be "Julie"
46. If you could change your profession right now, what would you be doing? A writer or a lawyer


Jenny said...

I'm still laughing over #24!!!
And you were the Gravekeeper for the Barbie graveyard!!LOL
Good one Julie!!

joni said...

i think i must love the 'memes' thing too..it is so fun to read...although i have never actually done one. You girls always amaze me how well you all know yourselves..lol
ps i laughed right out with #24...good one.

sonja said...

penny, i love your blog, thank you for inviting me.
i love the pic of you and hal.
hal sounds like a real "tool man taylor" with disregarding the instructions. not that there's anything wrong with that. ;)

Sharijoy said...

I knew about the graveyard but its still funny to me!!! your poor sister!!