50 questions – as seen elsewhere on the ‘net

1. Your name spelled backwards. iroL
2. Where were your parents born? Oregon and California
3. What is the last thing you downloaded onto your computer? eToDo -a cool, free, todo list reminder program
4. What’s your favorite restaurant? Olive Garden
5. Last time you swam in a pool? this past summer at the motel when my dad visited
6. Have you ever been in a school play? no
7. How many kids do you want? 5, LOL
8. Type of music you dislike most? any kind that has no musical value to it
9. Are you registered to vote? yes, I think so
10. Do you have cable? no
11. Have you ever ridden on a moped? yes, in Hawaii, when I was preggo with last baby, clear out to Pear Harbor from the Honolulu tourist strip area – was a blast!
12. Ever prank call anybody? Oh, I am sure, we called for The Wall’s and informed people that they needed to chase their refrigerators
13. Ever get a parking ticket? no
14. Would you go bungee jumping or sky diving? no thanks
15. Furthest place you ever traveled? Hawaii one direction, New Jersey the other
16. Do you have a garden? yes, and plan a much bigger one next year
17. What’s your favorite comic strip? Family Circus ( I live it, LOL)
18. Do you really know all the words to your national anthem? yes, of course
19. Bath or Shower, morning or night? showers, late morning or afternoon if you can believe that, LOL
20. Best movie you’ve seen in the past month? “wedding Planner”, it’s the only one i’ve seen besides ‘Mighty Ducks 3″ (yeah, I didn’t know there was a 3rd one either, hehe)
21. Favorite pizza topping? sausage and mushrooms
22. Chips or popcorn? POPCORN, always, everyday, of course!
23. What color lipstick do you usually wear? not often, but one very close to the same color as my lips, just a little darker
24. Have you ever smoked peanut shells? uh, nope
25. Have you ever been in a beauty pageant? no – a dance contest with my sister and girl-cousin (we must’ve been about 7 and 8 years old, that was judged by my boy-cousin (Randy, he must’ve been all of 5 or 6 years old) and believe it or not I won! :~P
26. Orange Juice or apple? Orange juice, but my fave is CranGrape
27. Who was the last person you went out to dinner with and where did you dine? My family, Pizza Hut (does that count? :~)
28. Favorite type chocolate bar? Dove Truffle Eggs
29. When was the last time you voted at the polls? last presidential election
30. Last time you ate a homegrown tomato? couple months ago
31. Have you ever won a trophy? yes, cheeleading
32. Are you a good cook? i’m okay, but look what I have to compete with, LOL (husband used to be a chef :~)
33. Do you know how to pump your own gas? of course, daddy owned a gas station, I could even answer the phone and say “Chittenden’s Scotia Chevron” without stuttering, can you?
34. Ever order an article from an infomercial? one of those real estate courses once
35. Sprite or 7-up? nah, PEPSI!
36. Have you ever had to wear a uniform to work? oh yeah, did a brief stint in fast food, doesn’t everyone? mine was a short one at a Burger King on post when Rob was in the Army stationed at Ft. Eustis, Virginia
37. Last thing you bought at a pharmacy? battery operated toothbrush and a pumice stone scrubber
38. Ever throw up in public? no, believe it or not, but almost did many times when pregnant
39. Would you prefer being a millionaire or find true love? true love, i’m so rich
40. Do you believe in love at first sight? he does
41. Ever call a 1-900 number? no
42. Can ex’s be friends? not all but some sure can
43. Who was the last person you visited in a hospital? my sister when she had my adorable nephew 2 months ago
44. Did you have a lot of hair when you were a baby? oh no, I hear the stories of them taping bows to my head for years all of the time
45. What message is on your answering machine? no answering machine really, but the voice mail on my cell phone says “You’ve reached the mailbox of” (not in my voice” then “Robert & Lori” in my voice.
46. What’s your all time favorite Saturday Night Live Character? not a big fan, but the church lady was pretty funny I guess, way back when
47. What was the name of your first pet? my very own was Kelly the hamster
48. What is in your purse? not much, the strap broke the other day, so I have been just grabbing the checkbook & my cell phone and stashing my drivers license and debit card in the checkbook the past couple days
49. Favorite thing to do before bedtime? check on all the kids & read my devotional
50. What is one thing you are grateful for today? Autumn