Thursday, January 11, 2007

100 Things About Me...

1. I was born in Arizona
2. I have lived in California, Arizona, Texas, Florida.
3. I have lived in Mexico.
3. I have 2 sisters and 1 brother
4. I have always wanted to go to New York... and will , one day!
5. I have worked in the medical field since I was 15.
6. I know Tae Kwon Do, Karate and Kempo.
7. At the age of 15 I sparred in the National Finals for Tae Kwon Do and won second place.
8. I have been dying my hair since I was 14.
9. I have 4 tattoos ... one is a Tigerlilly!
10. I have had 11 piercings in my life... but now only wear one pair of earings.
11. I was published in a poetry book when I was 14.
12. I learned to drive on a military base with a tank right behind me!!
13. I am a SAHM of 2 beautiful girls.
14. I am a Cancer survivor.
15. I lost my dad to cancer in December 2001
16. My mother is mexican.
17. I am scared of hieghts.
18. I love to ski, but havent been in 6 years.
19. I love to read.
20. I have over 100 books in my house.
21. I am currently writing my first novel.
22. I have started 3 novels in my life and never finished them.
23. I am a Christian.
24. My mom and I were baptised at the same time 5 years ago.
25. I have a fear of reaching my goal wieght....
26. I have been sober for 4 years.
27. My husband has been sober for 3 years
28. I smoked for 10 years.
29. I quit smoking 3 years ago.
30. I LOVE bubble baths
31. I havent been able to have one in 3 years.
32. I worry about being a good mom.
33. I worry that I favor one kid more then the other.
34. I hate my mother-in-law
35. She hates me
36. I have been married for 2.5 years, together for 4.
37. I have a Basset hound named Woodroe
38. I have a two legged goat named Billy
39. I love rodeo's
40. My husband is a bull rider.
41. I grind my teeth at night when I am stressed.
42. I went thru menapause at the age of 27.
43. I have a grey streak in my hair. (really, its like 25 greys all bunched together!)
44. I love the ocean.
45. I want to learn to scuba dive.
46. I have swam with dolphins and had the bruises to prove it!
47. I want to go to Paris
48. I have been engaged twice
49. My high school sweetheart died of natural causes 5 years ago.
50. I was in the army for 4 hours!
51. I can shoot anything with my gun.
52. I LOVE to take pictures
53. I want to be on Biggest Loser
54. I have been on a tv. commercial
55. I inherited my dads temper
56. Spanish was my first language
57. I learned to cook 3 years ago
58. my favorite dessert is Apple Pie
59. I was addicted to food... and am still battling it daily!
60. My girls are my life
61. I wear my dads sweater whenever I miss him.
62. My dad is my hero
63. I married the man of my dreams
64. I know God has a plan for me.
65. I talk to God everyday.
66. I dont believe in judging people... that's up to God.
67. My best friend lives 4 hours away...
68. My favorite place to relax is the zoo.
69. I love to swim
70. I LOVE to dance.
71. I play the drums
72. I play the congas for my church praise band
73. I play the guitar
74. My favorite memory of my dad is him playing the guitar.
75. I used to be in the SCA. (society for creative anachronisms)
76. I bartended in Ft. Lauderdale for a summer.
77. I have never done drugs.
78. chocolate is my enemy
79. I always burn cookies when I make them
80. I love to decorate
81. I am computer illiterate
82. I hate snow
83. I have a fear of driving in the snow
84. I love my little house
85. I miss my Mammaw
86. I quilted a Noah's Ark quilt for my oldest daughter.
87. I am still quilting an ocean scene quilt for my youngest.
88. I just taught myself to knit...
89. I love to do things with my hands
90. I am slowly remodeling my kitchen myself.
91. I am excited that this year is the year I lose weight!!
92. I am blessed to have a caring husband who puts up with me on a diet!!
93. I am blessed to have a mom that I can talk to about anything.
94. I am excited to grow old with my hubby.
95. I cant wait for grandkids!! LOL
96. I look forward to watching my girls grow!
97. I plan to home-school my girls..
98. I went to private school for 8 years
99. I hate cauliflower
100. I am so glad I'm done!!!!


Michelle @ The 2007 Challenge said...

Congratulations!!! *hugs*

Simply amazed at ...
#7, 10, 51, 56,

So proud of ...
#7, 14, 26, 27, 28,

I want more details on ...
#38, 50, 54, 75,

Way to go! :) I'm so glad to have met you through the blogiverse!! :)

Robyn said...

my gosh, I don't even know where to begin. Seems like you are an extremely strong individual who's had QUITE an interesting life, and dealt with alot of hardships along the way...and here you are, fighting another battle and WINNING and you always seem so smiley :)
Awesome list - that's all I can say...

Tee said...

Wow, I am glad to know more about you! #14 made my eyes water, probably because it hits so close to home. My mother pass in May 05. She had beat cancer also. I miss her. It always makes me happy to know that there are some cancer survivors.

I am happy for you!!!!

Anonymous said...

only 4 hours in the army?!?!? It's so great to learn more about you!

Kellie said...

YAY!! Thanks for sharing!! Those were great!! Thankfully, my dolphin experience came bruise-free!!!

angie's pink fuzzy said...


and am i correct in thinking this is the 100th post?! :D

jeannie* said...

What a great list! I feel like I have so many questions now... hahaha. Seems like you have had a great (though challenging at times) life! Thanks for the list :)