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Monday, February 28, 2011

ABCs of Me!

Since I'm not doing much by way of running lately, I'm glad to have a meme to fall back on for some blog material. Enjoy. The quiz that follows will be multiple choice.

(A) Age: 32
(B) Bed Size: Queen
(C) Chore You Really Dislike: Unloading the dishwasher
(D) Dogs? 1 Scooter Dog, who has a propensity for barfing in inconvenient places and howling at passersby
(E) Essential Start Your Day Item: Coffee pot, accompanying coffee cup
(F) Favorite Color: Is it weird I don't really favor any color?
(G) Gold or Silver? Platinum, baby!
(H) Height: 5'
(I) Instruments You Play: None
(J) Job Title: Assistant Professor of English
(K) Kids: Norah, 18 months, and Caleb, still gestating
(L) Live: Tamarac, FL -- a suburb of Ft. Lauderdale
(M) Mom's Name: her first name is Glenda, but she hates it, so she's always gone by her middle name: Kim
(N) Nicknames: Jess-Bear, Little Tuna, and often times, Jerry refers to me by my last name only, and one that I've been trying to get to catch on for years now, without success: Jessica the Great!
(O) Overnight Hospital Stays? Norah's birth
(P) Pet Peeve: Smokers who toss their cigarette butts from their car windows
(Q) Quote from a Movie: Badges?! We don't need no stinkin' badges! "Blazing Saddles"
(R) Right or Left Handed? Righty.
(S) Siblings: 4 -- 3 brothers, 1 sister; I'm the oldest
(T) Time You Wake Up? when Norah does
(U) Underwear: Yes.
(V) Vegetable You Dislike: None. I love them all.
(W) What Makes You Run Late: Nada; I am always punctual
(X) X-Rays: Knee
(Y) Yummy Food You Make: Risotto
(Z) Zoo, Favorite Animal: Otters

14 comments:

TNTcoach Ken said...

I'm with you on the Pet Peeve......

Nobel4Lit said...

I've been seeing this everywhere -- looks like fun!

Jim ... 50after40 said...

Blazing Saddles ... awesome!

Lisa said...

when norah is old enough, you can make unloading the dishwasher her chore and get that one off your list!

lee said...

I agree with you on the cigarettes. I also hate it when people leave them on the ground at outdoor concerts.

N.D. said...

very fun :) You love veggies. Good for you!

Tribork said...

Love those blazing saddles!

StephanieC said...

glad you wear underwear! Going commando ain't lady like ;)

Carly said...

That is one of my pet peeves too along with people who some right outside an entrance to a building.

I LOVE Blazing Saddles...it is a favorite in this house.

Jamoosh said...

OMG - You are going to have platinum hair when you get old. Say it sin't so!

Marlene said...

You love ALL vegetables? I'm impressed!! There are not many that I actually "dislike" but I certainly don't love them all.

I've been meaning to answer your question from my post last week re: health care. We do have pretty amazing government-funded health care for most things, but "extras" like physiotherapy, chiropractor, eye doctor, dental, etc. are covered only by private drug plans.

Andy said...

That was a really fun quiz! Thanks for sharing!

BrianFlash said...

5 Feet! I think if there was a professor teaching us engineers in college that short there could have been trouble :)

Whitney said...

Couldn't agree more with the peeve - the world is NOT your ashtray!!