100 Things

Here are 100 Random Things about me!

100. I am very, extremely picky about the way my hands feel.

99. I have a very difficult time finding a suitable hand lotion because of this.

98. I have thrown away a 3/4 completed knitting project because I could no longer stand the way that the yarn was feeling and making my hands feel.

97. My favorite TV shows are all cancelled shows, a show about a dead girl, a crazy girl, and old girls.

96. I don’t watch much TV.

95. I do follow one show consistently, Days of our Lives. My friend, Maria, and I go home and watch it every day during lunch.

94. I can get way too involved.

93. Before I started knitting and began collecting yarn, i ‘collected’ cosmetics.

92. I have over/approximately 200 tubes of lipstick/lipgloss.

91. Obviously, I have an addictive personality.

90. I am the only child of divorced parents.

89. I belive that my personality exhibits this—I get aggrevated when I don’t get my way or when things don’t go as planned, yet I don’t want people to be upset with me.

88. I am very organized and I love to make lists.

87. Pink is my favorite color.

86. I get annoyed when people don’t like pink simply for the sake of not liking pink.

85. I let little things annoy me.

84. I am not a big meat eater (as in, I never eat a steak), but I could never be a vegetarian.

83. My favorite movie is When Harry Met Sally…

82. My favorite scene is when Marie looks as Jess and says, “No matter what happens, I will never want that wagon wheel coffee table.”

81. My second favorite movie is Legally Blonde.

80. Elle Woods is my role model.

79. I think that I am extremely conservative.

78. Most people would probably say that I am closed minded.

77. If someone can make a good enough argument to change my mind about something and convince me otherwise then I am willing to be convinced.

76. Currently, that hasn’t happened yet.

75. I completely believe in right and wrong. Some areas are grey, but not many.

74. I get very aggrevated when people don’t take responsibility for their own actions.

73. I do not like to debate politics, but I will debate the welfare system.

72. After working in health care for a year, I became completely jaded.

71. I LOVE to look at knitting patterns.

70. I think I love to plan for the project more than the actual knitting or crocheting of the project.

69. I am more willing to try something new in crochet because it is so much easier to go back and fix a mistake.

68. I love stuffed animals.

67. I also have a very good imagination.

66. I am sure that this stems from having to entertain myself as a child due to my lack of siblings.

65. I never wish that I had brothers and sisters.

64. I do occassionally wonder what they would look like though if I did have them.

63. I went to college at Northeast Mississippi Community College and the University of Mississippi.

62. I got my degree in biology in 2004.

61. If I had it to do over again, I would be a court reporter.

60. I love to read.

59. I will often read 2 books at a time.

58. I am very moody.

57. I am also very emotional.

56. I am an Aries on the cusp of Pisces.

55. I don’t but a lot of stock into astrology, but I have all of the main qualities of both signs.

54. I am very competitive even if I don’t project it.

53. I always want to be the best at what I am doing.

52. I am incredibly bad at keeping secrets.

51. Especially if it is about presents.

50. I used to pester my mother to tell me what people were giving me for Christmas because I couldn’t stand the suspense of not knowing!

49. I love Hello Kitty.

48. I have traveled to France, England, Italy, and Canada.

47. I love Rome the most.

46. I could live there. (Learning Italian would help.)

45. I have been dating my boyfriend since January 2002.

44. He is 4 years older than I am.

43. I used to have a semi-crush on him when he was in high school and I was in junior high. We went to different schools, but I would see him at church sometimes.

42. We are from the same hometown, but didn’t actually meet until we were in college.

41. Boys didn’t really pay me much attention until I got contacts.

40. The difference was remarkable.

39. When I see pregnant women’s bellies that are really big, it really freaks me out and makes me never want to have a baby.

38. Othertimes, I want 4 kids.

37. But not any before I’m 30.

36. I love to read about celebrity gossip.

35. I am very impatient with people that don’t use all of their intelligence or ‘play dumb’.

34. When I turn 25 in March I am going to stop counting birthdays.

33. I always thought I would be so much farther along by the time I was this age.

32. I can still be very immature, and most days I still feel like I should be about 12 years old.

31. I have a very thick southern accent.

30. I have always lived in the south: Tennessee, Louisiana, Mississippi.

29. I was born in Chattanooga, TN on March 21, 1982.

28. I was a blonde baby and child.

27. Now I am a ‘blonde’ adult with the help of my colorist.

26. Sometimes I wonder if I should go back to my natural color, but then I think, if I hated it before what makes me think I won’t hate it now.

25. I don’t actually remember what color it is exactly, but I think I have a fairly good idea.

24. I have been coloring my hair for over half my life.

23. I used to want to try and sing, but I think I might be tone deaf.

22. I can tie a cherry stem in a knot with my tongue.

21. Without my glasses or contacts I cannot see.

20. My paternal grandfather was blind.

19. Both of my mother’s parents are still living. Neither of my father’s parents are.

18. I am lucky enough that I was able to know them all.

17. My dad’s mom, Nana, taught me how to chain when I was about 8 or 9.

16. For some reason, she never taught me single crochet or anything else.

15. She would be glad that I am knitting and crocheting now.

14. I, and the rest of my cousins, call my mother’s father by his name, Gene.

13. I think it is hilarious when I am at their house and answer the telephone and people ask me if they can speak to my ‘PawPaw.’

12. I have tried to teach my mother’s mother, Memaw, how to knit.

11. She caught on but is not practicing like she should be!

10. I am the oldest grandchild on my mother’s side and the youngest on my father’s side.

9. When I was in Italy, all of the little boys thought I was ‘beautiful’ because of my hair.

8. Apparently, they haven’t seen that many blondes.

7. I am slightly superstitious, but less so now that I am older.

6. I used to foolishly think that things completely out of my control were affected by my actions.

5. I despise going to the post office.

4. I love to shop!

3. My shoe size is 8. I think that this is the most common shoe size for women, so I guess you could say that I am average.

2. Right now I also wear a size 8.

1. I am trying to fix that.

4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. zazazu
    Aug 02, 2007 @ 11:03:08

    I’m superstitious too!

    Reply

  2. zazazu
    Aug 02, 2007 @ 11:05:54

    No. 17… Chain WHAT!??!?

    Reply

  3. Julie McGregor
    May 29, 2011 @ 22:49:01

    Love your blog ! I only got to read a little….it is getting late !! I left you a message on Ravelry and I clicked on your link there. Check out a new blog the clumsycrafter on wordpress, I think (it looks a lot like yours) ………it is a girl whom I took a crocheting class with in Cleveland, MS a couple of months ago ! Her name is Corley Mullins. She had inspired me to do a blog, but I have yet to get my daughter to take the photos for what I wanted to do !!

    Reply

  4. david bacon
    Feb 26, 2012 @ 01:37:08

    HI I AM DAVID BACON I LOVE TO KNIT WITH DISHCLOTHES I AM DO YOUR LOVE DISHCLOTH AND IT WAS NO PICTURE IN 2005. WOULD YOU LIKE EMAIL ME OF PICTURE “LOVE” KNIT DISHCLOTH PLEASE ???? HERE IS DAVIDMB222@AOL.COM…. THANKS DAVID BACON

    Reply

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