Friday, January 30, 2009

25 Things About Me

  1. I am the very proud grandma of four adorable grandchildren: Josiah, Annika, Aurelia, and Marshall.
  2. I am the proud mother of Hans, Peder, and Heidi.
  3. I love the spouses my kids have married: Rachel, Sarah, and Chad.
  4. I have a very close relationship with my brother and sister: Jerry and Janet.
  5. I have two aunts and many cousins whom I adore.
  6. I have always loved music; if I could do things over, I would have stayed in college and become a high school choral director.
  7. I am blessed with my dream job - celebrated my eighth anniversary a week ago.
  8. I have great friends.
  9. My favorite color is red.
  10. I believe you can never have too many dishes.
  11. I'm definitely a morning person.
  12. I made my goal weight at Weight Watchers last night!
  13. I would rather watch a movie than read a book.
  14. I have a rather large collection of movies.
  15. My hobbies are knitting, counted cross stitch, and playing the piano.
  16. When I was in 6th grade, I sang in a talent show which was televised on our local TV station. Part way through, I forgot the words and sort of froze.
  17. I went to the Ed Sullivan show when I was in 5th grade. Guests were Tony Curtis and Burt Lancaster.
  18. I'm a Christian.
  19. I have a pet canary named Peppi.
  20. I've been to 16 countries.
  21. I drive a red New Beetle and like it as much today as when I bought it, 10 1/2 years ago.
  22. I would rather bake than cook.
  23. My favorite seasons are Spring and Autumn. I wish each would last lots longer than they do here in Minnesota.
  24. I try to have a good time and keep a positive attitude.
  25. My favorite restaurant is The Original Pancake House; favorite entree: the apple pancake.


Heidi said...

Where are the other 5?

I Love Barbershop said...

Heidi, I read these three times and didn't notice there were only 20 of them.

I guess after 60 years old, we sort of lose some of our counting skills. Guess it's a good thing that I'm taking the activity quizes that Sarah leaves for her class on their blog.

Pat said...

Enjoyed reading these. There were a few that I didn't know.