What household chore do you absolutely hate doing?
The dishes… I hate doing the dishes. I would rather clean the bathroom.
At what time in your recent past have you felt most passionate and alive?
Due to health stuff I don’t think I’ve felt alive or passionate at all recently.
How many times have you moved in the last ten years?
I am happy to say that in the past 10 years I have moved Zero times. Yay!
Do you ever sit on a park bench for more than ten minutes?
I haven’t sat on a park bench for a very long time. When I last did, I sat for more than 10 minutes.
When you lose electricity in a storm, do you light the candles, turn on the flashlight or use your cell phone for light?
We use a flashlight and a cell phone to light the candles.
Would you rather be given $10,000 for your own use or $100,000 to give anonymously to strangers?
I would use it for myself…..got bills to pay.
What inspired you or what did you appreciate this past week?
No inspiration but I am thankful I’m alive.
What is your favorite go to beverage? Water, coffee, tea, coke, soda (non-alcoholic)
You can laugh but don’t knock it ’til you’ve tried it…….seltzer flavored with unsweetened Kool-Aid powder, no sugar. And yes, I love sour candy.
Can you change a car tire?
Yes. I took Drivers Ed in high school. We learned how to change tires and put on chains.
Are you a listener or talker?
Would you rather have no internet or no cell phone?
No cell phone.
1. You win a pet monkey but this isn’t just any old monkey.
It can do one trick for you whenever you want from getting a pop out of the fridge to washing your hair.
What would be the trick?
I would want a monkey that will wash dishes. I can dirty them without a problem, but my inner child refuses to clean them without protest.
2. What caring thing are you going to do for yourself today?
Today is about over so the caring thing I will do tomorrow is clean off my coffee table.
Yup……it really needs help.
3. What color do you feel most comfortable wearing?
Do I really need to choose? I have 4 favorites and which I wear depends on the mood I’m in.
Black, brown, green or blue, today it was black. Christmas it’s always green.
4. Complete this sentence: When I travel I love to….
Find something unusual to take a picture of.
When writing by hand do you prefer to use a pencil or pen?
Not picky. I don’t write much so when I need something I just grab the first thing I come across.
What’s your choice: jigsaw, word, maze or numeric puzzles?
Jigsaw jigsaw jigsaw…..actually, online jigsaw. Jigsaw Planet.
Do you prefer long hair or short hair for yourself?
Short to very short.
About once every 3 years I let it grow to shoulder length, and when it gets there it gets cut because it annoys me.
List five of your favorite blogs.
Oh that’s an evil question Cee. Only 5? There are so very many really good blogs. Most of my favorites have one thing in common, lots of photos.
1. Cee’s Photography
3. Le Drake Noir
4. The Day After
5. Kasih Ilmar
If you had to have your vision corrected would you rather: glasses or contacts? Or what do you use if you need to have your vision corrected?
Wow. I could copy Cee’s answer word for word and it would fit me just perfectly……but I won’t, I’ll write my own.
I would pick glasses, they are just easier. I asked about contacts when I was much younger (at my mother’s request) and the optician said it was not possible because of my astigmatism.
6 to 60 it’s been and always will be glasses.
If you had to describe your day as a traffic sign, what would it be?
Proceed with caution…….detour……lane changes ahead….
And why these signs? Because I make plans with the best of intentions and 80 percent of the time I end up changing them.
Was school easy or difficult for you? How so?
It was both easy and difficult at the same time. But I think mostly easy. I have always loved to learn new things. I always did really well on tests. The difficult times were when I procrastinated on a writing project.
Would you rather take a 1 or 2 week vacation with an organized tour or take a cruise of your choice?
An organized tour? I think not. I need the freedom to roam on my own, to wander, to poke into places, to explore. You can find such interesting things when you just wander around.
If you could hire someone to help you, would it be with cleaning, cooking, or yard work?
Cleaning, definitely cleaning. I need someone to clean up my mess after I cook.
What makes you laugh the most?
My hubby. He can be such a joker and a clown. I always joke that our wedding vows should have said love, honor and entertain.
What was your favorite food when you were a child?
Crepes with applesauce rolled up inside.
List at least five favorite flowers or plants.
Iris (of course), lilac, hydrangea, daffodil, poppy.
Wanting something to quench your thirst, what would you drink?
Icy cold water.
What made you feel good this past week?
I learned how to crochet a granny square….yesterday!
When you’re alone at home, do you wear shoes, socks, slippers, or go barefoot?
Barefoot 99.999999 percent of the time.
Would you rather live where it is always hot or always cold?
Always cold cold cold. You can always put more clothes on, you can only take so much off.
What household chore do you absolutely hate doing?
What was the last URL that you bookmarked?
Pacific Crest Trail
Close your eyes. Listen to your body. What part of your body is seeking attention? What is it telling you?
The feet. Make me stop hurting!
Would you rather have a two-bedroom apartment in a big city of your choosing or a mansion in the country side in the state or country where you currently live?
Mansion in the country side
Not thrilled with cities, don’t like crowds