Inspired by another post I read today-- this is totally not running related but may give you a better glimpse of who this running mama is... ABCs of me...
Advice: Assume positive intent. (huge in a marriage relationship!)
Album: Hummm... this changes often and I have honestly not listened to a full album in a while-- more talk radio than anything. I heart Dave Ramsey for talk radio.
Best feeling in the world: Love
Best weather: High 60s, low 70s with sunshine
Band: I played nothing in a band.
Candy: Dark chocolate.
Continent to visit: Back to Africa!!
Cheese: Vemont cheddar
Drawing or painting: Oil painting.
Dog breed: English Springer Spanials. My last dog was one and he was a beauty and so soft!
Eyes: Dark blue
Everyone’s got: A story. Take time to listen.
Ever failed a class: No. But I did get a C in family 252. My lowest grade ever. Might not have helped that I skipped class and went on to my archi studio instead.
First thoughts waking up: Time to go feed the baby! Get to see that sweet face again!
Feeling: So blessed and happy I might explode.
Favorite Movie: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Greatest Fear: Lately-- critters in my attic.
Goals: Soak up a day at a time.
Good luck charm: Prayer-- not so much a lucky charm.
Holiday: LOVE Thanksgiving
Hot or cold: Usually cold unless I am pregnant and due at the end of the hottest summer in my history... ; )
Ice cream: Cookies and Cream
Instrument: I can’t play anything
Jewelry: My wedding and engagement rings
Job: Architect, Wife and Mom (probably not in that order)
Jokes: Love to laugh-- bad at telling jokes
Kids: One baby boy and hopefully more in the future!
Keep a journal: Yep.
Love: The Lord and My family!!!
Laughed so hard you cried: yes... usually over something goofy my hubby has done.
Learned: Firsthand how all the things my parents taught me were right on.
Lost: Currently a car key and my Blackberry phone case.
McDonald’s or Burger King: McDonalds, but thats rare... though they do have the best coke if I crave one. And I like an egg mcmuffin on occasion.
Marriage: 5 years this summer. Blessed.
Musical: Sound of Music
Number of siblings: Oldest of 4 (2 sisters and a bro)
Name that comes to mind first: Mark (hubster-- love him!)
One wish: Someday design and live in our dream home on a piece of land with a creek close by.
One time I…: rafted the Nile and thought I would not live to tell about it!
One word: Blessed.
Perfect pizza: Chicago style cheese!
Pepsi or Coke: Coke (but 99.9% of the time I drink water!)
Questions: Why must time go so much faster as I get older?
Quit: Easting Bare Naked Chocolate granola. Addicted, I tell you.
Quiet: LOVE a long hot shower or bath to myself.
Reason to cry: Thinking about my baby growing up.
Rude: being snotty for no reason.
Song: Like an Afters Song right now.
Sleep: Prefer 9 hours.
Salad dressing: Raspberry
Slept outside: Of course! Love camping or laying under the stars on a blanket-- hubby is not such a fan of ground sleeping.
Time for bed: 10ish
Thunderstorms: Rain ok-- but too many tornatos to like storms.
Unpredictable: Stolen answer-- I like a good plan. I think I am pretty predictable, but life is not.
Uncool: More now that I am a mom.
Vacation spot: Would love to take hubby back to Venice where I spent a semester or back to Kenya.
Voice: A bit through my nose. : )
Worst feeling: Forgetting to do something.
Water or land: Land.
X-rays: Try to avoid them-- but have them on occasion at the dentist and chiropractor.
Ex’s: Yep and only a few I'd like to forget.
Year it is now: 2011
Zoo animals: A Monkey!
Ok-- if anyone actually read these, hope you enjoyed the silly-ness!