Sunday, May 1, 2011

Getting to Know ME!

My dear blog friend, Michele @ Imperfectly Wonderful World ( check her out - she's fun, sweet, and has two cute, cute boys) posted a Getting to Know You blog post a couple of months ago, and I've been wanting to do my own version, so here goes!  

Getting to Know You 2011

1. What time did you get up this morning?
8 ish

2. Pearls or diamonds?
Diamonds!!!  Lots of diamonds!!!
my bling

3. What was the last film you saw at the cinema?
Well, today we drove 45 minutes to see Water for Elephants, but the theater told us that the hard drive fried and they wouldn't be playing the movie the rest of the day!  So sad, and who knew movies came on hard drives!

4. What is your favorite TV show?
The Andy Griffith Show
Barney Fife cracks me up no matter how many times I watch him

5. What do you usually have for breakfast?
Power Bar, Slimfast Shake, or Banana

6. What is your middle name?

7. What food do you like the least?
raw onions - so gross

8. What is your favorite CD at the moment?

9. What kind of car do you drive?
Honda Accord
(which is getting a lot of use with these gas prices)

10. Favorite Sandwich?
I even served them at my wedding
yum, yum

11. What characteristic do you despise?

12. Favorite item(s) of clothing?
white jeans, so happy we can wear white again!

13. If you could go anywhere in the world for vacation, where would you go?
Ireland and England
maybe I'll catch the next Royal Wedding!
Yes, I woke up at 5

14. What color is your bathroom?
white and dark green

15. What is your favorite brand of clothing?
Milly, Tibi, Trina Turk
However, Target is more in my price range

16. Where would you retire?
Athens, Ga - half year
Camden, Me - the other half

17. What was your most recent memorable birthday!
26 - I got married the day after!

18. Favorite sport to watch?
college football

19. Favorite saying?
Good grief!  Same as Michele!

20. When is your birthday?
August 27

21. Are you a morning person or night person?
night - soooo, not a morning person

22. Are you part of the problem or the solution?
It depends on who you ask :)
T would say I'm usually the problem!

23. Do you have any pets?
No, I NEED a dog!

24. Any new and exciting news you would like to share with us?
Our house in Savannah is being shown tomorrow!
Fingers crossed!

25. What did you want to be when you were little?
Mother, I need your help here?  Is it bad I can't remember!
I think I've wanted to practice law for as long as I can remember!

26. How are you today?
Healthy and happy!
In other words, great.

27. What is your favorite candy?
Anything sour!

28. What is your favorite flower?

29. What is a day on the calendar you are looking forward to?
I'm pretty pumped about my brother's graduation next weekend!

30. What are you listening to right now?
Pure Country
Swoon, George Strait, Swoon

31. What is your favorite movie?
Steel Magnolias
Fried Green Tomatoes
Gone With the Wind

32. If you were a crayon, what color would you be?

33. How is the weather right now?
90 DEGREES!  Welcome to South Georgia!

34. What is your favorite soft drink?

35. What is your favorite restaurant?
This is hard - I love to eat!
Melting Pot
Daphne's - lake place
I love a good dive seafood bar

36. Natural hair color?

37. Siblings?
1 brother!
This guy - We are slightly obsessed with The Office
Does anyone get his joke?

38. Favorite day of the year?

39. What was your favorite toy as a child?

40. Summer or Winter?
Summer!  I hate to be cold.

41. Hugs or Kisses?
Ha!  Depends, I suppose!

42. Coffee or tea?

43. Chocolate or Vanilla?

44. Favorite season?

45. Last time you cried?
Well, if our house doesn't sell quickly, it may be soon

46. What is under your bed?

47. What is your favorite smell?
The Beach

48. What are you afraid of losing?

49. Salty or sweet?

50. How many keys are on your key ring?
too many

51. Favorite day of the week?

52. Favorite book?
To Kill A Mockingbird 
To Dance With the White Dog
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Hope y'all enjoyed this!
Hope everyone had a wonderful weekend!
Much Love!


Tessa said...

hope your brother's shoes weren't as smelly as kevin's! :)

that was such a fun list!! might have to copy you & michele one of these days!

fingers crossed for your house showing!!


Melissa said...

So fun! It's always fun to learn little quirks about people. Have a great week!

Pinecone said...

Great list!! Great idea too.
Good luck on your house showing!!

elisabeth said...

so cute & so nice to get to know you!
I loved andy griffith too.


Sara Louise said...

TOWANDA!! I love Fried Green Tomatoes and of course Steele Magnolias too. Midnight of Garden of Good & Evil is one of my favorite books as well :-)
Gorgeous bling by the way!

Molly said...

Amen to #12! I'm SO happy to be wearing white jeans again! Although, I did purchase some white shorts this weekend, as it is already almost too hot to wear any kind of pants in Charleston.

Good luck on your showing- I hope it sells quickly!

whitney said...

How fun! I'm a diamond and white jeans girls too. And what's the joke about your brother's shoes? Maybe the boxes are shaped like ice cubes - cold feet?

Your house is beautiful, I'm sure it will sell quickly! :)

Sundresses and Smiles said...

We have so so much in common! Let's see..I despise meanness to, love white jeans, my favorite designers are also Milly, Tibi, and Trina Turk (+Nanette Lepore) and I don't have many pieces from any of them due to the prices, I'm also more of a night person and want a dog, I'm in a great mood today, also like peonies, listen to country ALL the time, LOVE, LOVE, LOVE steel magnolias, Coke is my fave too, I too love a good dive seafood bar (crab legs? yes please!), and prefer vanilla! Whew, that's a lot in common! Happy Monday!

Jamie said...

Loved getting to know you more :)

Good luck with the house!

Heather said...

This was fun to read!

JMW said...

Great list! Fingers crossed that you sell your house!

Sam {} said...

this was so fun to read!! i need to check out your second two fave books.

Natalie said...

I love these things!! I also have a soft spot for tomato sandwiches, peonies, and sour candy!

Aubrey {All Things Bright and Beautiful} said...

I am so nosey...I always love reading these things and sitting there going "oh, me too!!!" at pretty much everything (c: I'm so bummed for you about the movie thing...I had no idea they did movies on hard drives now...I'm so old. And your view looks adorable with those bright colored chairs! Happy Monday, doll!

Ashley said...

I adore this!! I might have to steal this (and by that I mean you will probably see it on my blog tomorrow b/c I am having major bloggers block!)

And btw - you are GORGEOUS! i was honestly trying to figure out what celebrity that was in that saucy little pic up there - and then realized it was you! stunnnnnnning!

Megan said...

Such a fun feature- tomato sandwiches, who knew?!

Kristen said...

loved reading this! you look gorgeous in that bday pic :) peonies are my fave and i'm also obsessed with the new adele cd!

Lorri said...

So much fun! I love reading things like this. It's a little peak into what makes you so fun! :)

Michele said...

Thanks for the blog shout-out!!! It was so much fun to read your Q&A. The photo of your brother made me laugh! We have so much in common that I don't know what else to comment on or this will be the longest comment in the history of blogger :) I will be praying for you and hope that your house sells.

Miss Southern Prep said...

Pink peonies are my favorite flowers, and I LOVE Steel Magnolias! I'm loving your bling, too--SO pretty! Happy Monday!

Liz @ MaisonTwenty3 said...

Just discovered your blog through A Kapple a it! We have very similar taste :) Would you mind if I used this quiz?

Jenny said...

Thanks for sharing! :) your brother's shoes are awesome. I love The Office too.

oh, and The Andy Griffith Show?! haha...that's too funny that you love it. Is it still even on?

Happiness Is... said...

1. I too heart peonies

2. I too hate raw onions

3. You look gorg in that picture

4. I too love college football, Friday and the smell of the beach

That's all I remember without looking back :)

Anonymous said...

I love these things, helps us to get to know one another and see the similarities we share.
You and I could watch movies together, read and talk about books and color the world pink! LOL XOXO

Kat said...

Such a fun list! It's fun getting to know the girl behind the blog.

Maryland Magnolia said...

How fun! It was delightful getting to know you better :)

Katie said...

Love the 'Kevin' look at the wedding! So cute :)

Tess said...

Ohhhh I loved this! Your bling is, SO beautiful.

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