Tuesday, December 13, 2005
100 Things About Me
I keep seeing these so I figure I will do one for myself. Yes I am at work with nothing to do : ) Ok there is no rhyme or reason to this either. It is pretty random as I think of them. 1. Both of my biological parents are twins. 2. My daughter has a twin that I miscarried early on in my pregnancy we named him/her Hunter 3. I was born and raised in Seattle, WA. 4. When I had my son at Swedish Hospital I actually stayed on room next to the one my mom was in when she had me. 5. I went to WSU for 2 years Go Cougs! 6. I almost drowned while at CYO camp when I was nine. 7. I am Roman Catholic. 8. I met my husband at a bar on St. Patrick's Day. 9. We were married the next year. 10. We had Riley (our daughter) 11 days before our first anniversary. 11. I swear I have seen my guardian angel. 12. I was born on June 29, 1978 13. I used to work with a girl who had the same birthday. 14. I have a half-brother. 15. I also went to UW for a year or so. 16. I graduated from Seattle Central Community College with a graphic/web design degree. 17. I didn't go to my graduation ceremony because I was 9 months pregnant and couldn't afford the cap and gown. I wish I would have gone. 18. My mom left my bio-dad when I was 1 because he was highly abusive. 19. I was the flower girl in my mom's second wedding to my step-dad. 20. I went to the same highschool as my husband although we didn't know eachother then. 21. I also grew up 6 blocks away from my husband. 22. I was named after Abraham's wife Sarah. 23. I guess I am related to Mark Twain in some distant way through marriage. 24. I went to disneyland when I was 8 and then again for my honeymoon. 25. I am a redhead and married one and we have redhead kids. 26. My aunts dog bit me when I was a toddler and I have a scar on my face still. 27. My childhood pet Mittens the cat died when I was 23. She was 15. That was very hard. 28. I was raped when I was 20. At a party. I drank too much and he knew it. 29. My favorite colors are Aphid Green and Orange. 30. I live in a very small house in Burien. 31. I have two dogs Bob and Bella. They are black lab mixes. 32. I am still very good friends with a friend I met in college almost 10 years ago. 33. I have had one cesarian I was trying for a natural childbirth 34. I had two golf ball sized lumps removed from my left breast in November benign YES! 35. I basically taught myself to knit from an old book my mom has. 36. I am a very big proponent of breastfeeding. 37. I am still (yes still) breastfeeding my 2 1/2 year old daughter AND my 5 month old son mostly from one breast. 38. I love WOOL YARN! 39. My son was 10lbs 6 oz at birth. 40. My daughter was 7lbs 7oz. 41. My aunt (mother's twin sister) thinks I am minipulative. 42. I want to be a doula or a midwife someday. 43. I also want to be a La Leche League leader. 44. My first job was at Mc Donald's 45. I actually lost weight when I worked at Mc Donald's 46. I need to lose 100 pounds 47. I used to think I was fat in Highschool when I was a size 9. 48. I love soccer. 49. I haven't played soccer competitively in about 6 years. I miss it. 50. I was on the gymnastics team in High School. 51. I tore both of my quad muscles in High School. That hurts. 52. I had ankle surgery when I was 16 to remove a bone chip. 53. When I was a kid I wanted to be an artist. 54. I also wanted to be an opera singer. 55. I am tone deaf. 56. My favorite holiday is Easter. 57. I cry at baptisms. 58. My favorite movie is Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon 59. Favorite book: Memoirs of a Geisha. 60. Favorite Food: Thai. 61. I re-met my bio-dad when I was 17 and not living with my mom. 62. 5 years later he was out of my life. 63. I won an art contest when I was in third grade. 64. My second grade teacher told my mom I needed counseling because I was having "social" problems. Turns out I just didn't like any of my classmates. 65. I had my first kiss in 7th grade. What an awkward moment. 66. I lost my virginity at 15. 67. I want to have one more child but I am scared of having another cesarean and do not want another cesarian but VBAC in Washington state is a fight to get. 68. I am highly clostraphobic. 69. I get nervous riding in elevators. 70. I went to Catholic grade school. 71. I am an oldest child (who married a youngest child) 72. I took German in college 73. I am mostly of Norwegian heritage. 74. I am allergic to percocet. 75. I love anything French although I have never been to France. 76. I am growing my hair out to donate it. I have 2 more inches to go. 77. I have never had hair this long in my entire life. 78. I once had VERY short hair only an inch long. 79. Yes I voted for George W. Bush and I don't regret it. 80. I consider myself mostly republican. 81. Oddly enough I think Bill Clinton was a great president. 82. I have never liked my body. 83. I have a 98 year old great-grandmother 84. I have really cool eyes. They match my hair. 85. I am afraid to fly in a plane 86. I have only visited 7 of our 51 states and British Columbia, Canada. 87. I wanted to be an anthropologist when I was at WSU. 88. I regret leaving WSU to be closer to my highschool sweetheart. 89. My HS sweetheart broke up with me on my 20th birthday and broke my heart. 90. I am so thankful that he broke my heart. 91. I still have my appendix. 92. I have very large breasts (G) 93. I snore very loudly when I am pregnant or sick. 94. I am an Art History buff. 95. I have had 3 last names in my lifetime. 96. I have been in one play I was in the fifth grade 97. I enjoy knitting because I feel it is the one thing I am good at. 98. I am my own worst critic. 99. I love oil painting. 100. I want to own a yarn shop some day.