Thursday, June 26, 2014

Quirky Me

A few things about me [well maybe more, but who's counting?] ::

  1. There's nothing like a little murder and mayhem before bed. 
  2. I never go barefoot
  3. I sleep with socks on
  4. I drool in my sleep [and apparently I snore too, but I don't believe it]
  5. The first books I ever purchased were by Leo Buscaglia
  6. I cannot walk passed handbags
  7. I can't walk passed pens, coffee mugs or books either
  8. I don't do drive-thrus
  9. I don't like chewy or gooy stuff in my ice cream
  10. Keep the roses; I like daisies
  11. Bananas have to be a little green
  12. I am an office, art, craft supply hoarder
  13. I only watch "The View" because Whoopi's on it
  14. I once made a list of 270+ fears
  15. I live with depression & anxiety
  16. I enlisted in the Army right out of high school [was medically discharged 6 weeks in]
  17. Yes, I'm neurotic and crazy, but that's not why
  18. I weigh more now than I did when I was 9 months pregnant
  19. I only gained 7 lbs during my pregnancy; my daughter weighed 6 lbs. 5 oz.
  20. When I sing in the car, my daughter asks if I am okay [yeah, that bad]
  21. Sydney, Sydley, Sydnick, Syda, Syd is not my birth name [I legally changed it when I was 24]
  22. My first marriage lasted less than two years; we eloped
  23. My second marriage has celebrated 16 years; we had a ceremony
  24. Both of my husband's have the same first name
  25. I can't get in my car without something to drink
  26. I'm a bit of a control freak
  27. Friends used to say you could eat off my kitchen floor, literally
  28. I'm not as anal as I used to be
  29. I'll watch Criminal Minds or NCIS marathons no matter how many times I've seen them
  30. I don't *do* Valentine's Day
  31. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday
  32. Autumn is my favorite season
  33. I live in spandex; anything else feels like I'm dressing up
  34. All my spandex has paint on it
  35. As a young child I pulled the legs off of daddy-long-leg spiders
  36. As a teen I'd kill them with a lighter
  37. As an adult I was bitten by a poisonous spider [they got their revenge]
  38. I don't like Peanut Butter Cookies
  39. I bake PB Cookies because they're the only kind I made with my grandmother
  40. I don't do mani-pedis
  41. I can't stand to wear lipstick
  42. I'm addicted to chapstick
  43. In my younger days, I wouldn't answer the phone without makeup [then I became a mother]
  44. I've mastered the art of a quick shower
  45. I don't understand football
  46. I watch tennis
  47. I stopped counting birthdays at 29
  48. I feel 32
  49. The age I will be celebrating this year
[I just read this list to my daughter and she's busting up laughing....the spiders got their revenge]

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