Monday, October 29, 2007

Happy Halloween

I love Halloween. I always have. I don't know why so many people have become against celebrating Halloween. I love carving pumpkins and roasting the seeds. i love doing all that Halloween stuff. I also LOVE watching The Great Pumpkin every year.


Wednesday, October 10, 2007

31 things about me

I am 31 so I chose 31

1. I am from Missouri.

2. I was the baby of the family.

3. I have always had smart friends since elementary school, even though I had to work much harder--I always kept up with the smarty friends i had.

4. I love the color orange.

5. I only have daughters and don't feel like we are some how missing something without a boy in the family.

6. I grew up in a town named Festus.

7. I love public libraries.

8. I meet my husband when I was 20.

9. I can't figure out if my eyes are blue or green.

10. I was actually giddy at the Harry Connick Jr. concert.

11. I drink hot tea almost every day.

12. My mom would put Earl Grey tea in my Christmas Stocking every year when I was growing up.

13. I am really uncomfortable with the idea of Satan Personified. I even discussed this at length with a professor of mine in college (Theology class).

14. Josh got my into Jimmy Buffett and now I think I listen to more JB than he does.

15. I bought a Rush Limbaugh t shirt just to annoy my poly sci professor in college.

16. I was a summer missionary--twice.

17. I love Gyros.

18. I love to write letters.

19. I have a tattoo.

20. My favorite televison show is How I Met Your Mother.

21. I had braces twice and jaw surgery growing up.

22. I love my students and miss them in the Fall when I have a new class. It takes a few weeks and then I fall in love with my new class.

23. I would love to be a librarian.

24. I wish I was an artist--no real talent there.

25. I prayed more in my life when I was pregnant. I prayed and prayed that they would be ok.

26. I had We Gather Together, the Thanksgiving Hymn at my wedding. I love that Hymn when the parents were seated.

27. I graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, MO.

28. I have been to 48 states.

29. I would love to live on the beach and hear the waves as a fall asleep.

30. My favorite actor is Nicholas Cage.

31. I was thrilled to see Your a Good Man Charlie Brown on Broadway.