Thursday, January 27, 2011

Come On In and Visit ~

A little about me. Getting to know you. If you would like to copy and paste this list of questions please do so, it would be fun to see what you like/dislike and your habits. Leave a comment so I can stop in and visit you as well.

My beautiful pale pink roses.

1. What time did you get up this morning? 5:a.m.

2. How do you like your steak? Medium
3. What was the last film you saw at the cinema?  "The Tourist"
4. What is your favorite TV show? CSI Las Vegas (I watch reruns)
5. If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be? We would have a log mansion in northern Wisconsin
6. What did you have for breakfast? Cereal w/fat free milk and an apple
7. What is your favorite cuisine? Mexican ~ Bring on the cilantro and lime!
8. What foods do you dislike? Tofu
9. Favorite Place to Eat? Our kitchen table with family
10. Favorite dressing? Greek vinegarette
11.What kind of vehicle do you drive? Toyota Matrix
12. What are your favorite clothes? Linen in the summer
14. Cup 1/2 empty or 1/2 full? full
15. Where would you want to retire? We are retired and live in the Southwest (grandkids live here)  but would love a summer home in Wisconsin

Sweet Grandkids

16. How is your mood in the early morning? pretty good
17. What state were you born? Tennessee
18. What is your favorite sport to watch? surfing 
22. Bird watcher? Absolutely - Stopped my car in the road to view a huge Eagle in a ditch in northern Wisconsin, he took off and the wing span was amazing!
23. Are you a morning person or a night person? Night person but love the peacefulness of morning when the sun comes up.
23. How is this different than Q16? morning is my favorite time of the day, but I can still be crabby if I don't sleep well
24. Do you have any pets? no but Jen has a Maltese and they live with us, she is the sweetest little dog.
25. Any new and exciting news you'd like to share? The Packers are going to the Superbowl!!!
26. What did you want to be when you were little? A nurse
27. What is your best childhood memory? When my dad came home from the military and hid in a closet to surpirse us.
29. Are you married? yup - almost 40 years
30. Always wear your seat lt? Ummm not always.
31. Been in a car accident? yes
32. Any pet peeves? Cynicism
33. Favorite Pizza Toppings? mushrooms
34. Favorite Flower? Forget-me-nots
35. Favorite ice cream? Butter Pecan
36. Favorite fast food restaurant? Chipolte
37. How many times did you fail your driver's test? passed the first time
38. From whom did you get your last email? My sister
39. Which store would you choose to max out your credit card?  Lowe's
40. Do anything spontaneous lately? We drove to Lake Havasu last Thursday.
41. Like your job? I am a stay at home grandmother and wife, love it!
42. Broccoli? steamed
43. What was your favorite vacation? We went to San Diego and went sailing to see the whale and we did see one breach!
44. Last person you went out to dinner with? My hubby
45. What are you listening to right now? to Bill O'Reilly
46. What is your favorite color? Robin's Egg Blue of course!
47. How many tattoos do you have? none, just loads of freckle's
49. What time did you finish this quiz? 9:33 p.m.
50. Coffee Drinker? Yes - Annette's vanilla Latte in the winter and vanilla iced coffee in the summer!

Thank you so much for stopping by REB!

Wisconsin Northwoods

                                 Rusty Machinery in Northern Wisconsin


  1. oh my! i am gonna post the same list soon. such a fun idea
    you are such a sweetie!

  2. I just need to know...What is that pink rose???

  3. Such fun getting to know you better Linda!

    I wanted to let you know that I am currently organizing a Bloggers Tea for March 26th.
    All the details are on my current blog post.
    You are welcome to grab the button and spread the word.

    I hope that you can make it. It should be a fun day.

  4. Hi Linda:
    That was fun! Thanks for sharing a little more information about yourself that I didn't already know.

  5. Anonymous12.2.11

    I love this! Will give it a try on my blog! Thanks for the fun!

  6. So fun to learn more about you! I think I'll post this too! Lori
    P.S Noticed today your beginning to warm up in AZ! Son in Surprise is enjoying the cooler weather for now! Take care!

  7. Anonymous20.2.11

    this is so fun! we have a lot in common.

    and YES to cilantro and lime for me too!

    cute family!


  8. Anonymous20.2.11

    suppose to be gypsy not gyspy ha ha

  9. Linda,
    You have won one of my prizes for my Blog Anniversary giveaway. Please email me your address to so I can get your prize to you. Thanks for helping me celebrate!
    Andrea at Art Legacy

  10. It's fun getting to know you better.

  11. I hope you'll have a very wonderful day!


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