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A. Age: Old enough to know better! (oh, oKAY, late thirties)
B. Bed size: king size....works well, B snores!
C. Chore you dislike: putting away laundry. Seriously. We live out of baskets.
D. Dogs: Yes! Meet Henry, over there to the right. He doesnt always look irritated with me, honest.
E. Essential start to your day: COFFEE. And my breakfast of choice these days is toast and one egg.
F. Favorite color: Purple and yellow....but starting to waver towards a mossy green.
G. Gold or silver: Oh, silver. I'm just not a gold person.
H. Height: 5 feet 4 inches, and shrinking. Sigh.
I. Instruments you play(ed: I took about six years of piano lessons, so I can still play.
J. Junk Food: Either light butter popcorn, or Cheddar Cheese Q.uakes rice cakes.
K. Kids: Two.
L. Live: Ohio....no earthquakes, wildfires, tsunamis, hurricanes, avalanches, or any threat of falling completely off the continent. And fairly infrequent tornadoes. Beautiful autumns, tolerable winters, decent springs and summers. Love my state!
M. Mom’s name: Eleanor
N. Nicknames: Jen....that's all I'll allow!
O. Overnight hospital stays: Only for having my two kids.
P. Pet peeves: Repetitive noises: sniffing, hiccupping, knuckle-cracking, gum-snapping, loud chewing, bowl-scraping, crunching on hard foods....I know, I'm strange. My husband tells me that all the time.
Q. Quote from a movie: "Because I'm older and I have more insurance." I SO want to use this line, in the same situation as in the movie, someday.
R. Righty or lefty: Righty
S. Siblings: Sister, Brother, Brother, Sister, Brother, Sister, Sister, Brother, Brother, Me.
T. Time you wake up: I get up at 7 on school days, to get the kids off to school. And then some days, once they are off, I take a nap. Only sometimes. It's a bad habit, I know.
U. Underwear: Always.
V. Vegetables you don’t like: Well, there aren't any I can think of, which I absolutely won't eat...I am allergic to onions though.
W. What makes you run late: Sleeping too long. And Checking my farm on Farmv.ille. I KNOW, I know, another bad habit.
X. X-rays you’ve had: Hmmm....maybe a chest x-ray, once when I thought I was having a heart attack? And I think I've had one/both feet x-rayed - potential hammertoes, and plantar fasciitis.
Y. Yummy food you make: I made some hackin' awesome chili just last weekend...my hands still smell like onions.
Z. Zoo animal favorites: The giraffe. What is the plural, if I'm watching a group? "Giraffes"?
Well, I am having fun with this, I'm sorry to come to the end of the alphabet!