Tuesday, February 21, 2012

I've Been Tagged

Lena over at Coffee Cat tagged me. Thanks Lena. I have to apologize to everyone else who have tagged me or given me awards. There is no excuse why I never got around to displaying them. I am the biggest procrastinator and then I would forget who gave me what! I promise that I will try to do better and I am starting with Lena.

  • You must post the rules

  • Post 11 fun facts about yourself

  • Answer the 11 questions that the tagger posted for you & then create 11 questions to ask the people you've tagged

  • Tag 11 people and link them in your post

  • Let them know you have tagged them.

  • Now, since I like to bend rules You don't have to follow the rules here to a T. If you want to answer just some of the questions or pick less people to tag thats ok...and if you decide not to do this at all well that ok too!
    11 things about me

        1.Once on New year's eve My friends and I were interviewed by Chauncey Howell (news reporter)

        2. I once had a small part in a local Television commercial

        3.I attended an all girl catholic High school...BOOO HISSSSS

        4. I once auditioned for an MTV dance show....no I didn't get in.

        5. I still dance to disco music when I am at home

        6. When I was little I was convinced the most beautiful name in the world was Persephone ( taken from the Greek Myth explaining the change of seasons)

        7. I am obsessed with smells. I keep Frebreze in business

        8. If I see someone crying I feel like crying too...even if I have no idea what they are crying about...I hate to see anyone sad.

        9.I can live on bread and butter

       10. My wedding song was "Pledge of My Love by Johnny Ace"

       11. I'm an overprotective mom.

    My Answers to Lena's Questions
    1. What is the biggest lesson your mother taught you?
       answer: She taught me family first before anything

    2. If you had a chance to go on a date with one celebrity, who would you choose? Why?
        answer: If he was still alive James Stewart for sure!
    3. What is missing in your life right now?
        answer: I wish I had a better relationship with my Brothers
    4. What is your guilty pleasure?
        answer:There is a bakery that I go to once in a while that has the best Latin American pastries...YUM
    5. What are your favorite stores to shop?
        answer: I have to say Kohl's and Target...and at times thrift stores
    6. You have a free evening at home; what would you do?
        answer: well, it depends am i ALONE? If the family is here then I really don't get to do what I want until everyone is asleep
    7. Why do you blog?
        answer: I love to write. Seeing that people enjoy what I write is an awesome feeling
    8. What is/are your talent/s?
        answer: I think I'm a good writer but I am also good at art. and singing in the shower!
    9. If someone offered to pay for you next vacation, where would you go and why?
         answer: I would go to Italy. I would love to see all the art that I studied in school
    10. What makes you stand out in a crowd?
           answer: my clumsiness, but when you get to know me I am really fun and a pretty good friend
    11. What is your drink of choice at Starbucks
         answer: anything with caramel is great but a lot of times I just go for the cappuccino
    My questions to the 11 people below
    1. If you could acquire any talent overnight what would it be?
    2. If You are married where did you spend your Honeymoon? If you are not where would you like to spend your Honeymoon?
    3. If given the chance where in the world would you like to live for a year?
    4. What fairytale character are you most like?
    5. What's your favorite topping on pizza?
    6. What first attracted you to your significant other? If you are not with anyone right now what is the first thing you notice?
    7. Whats the one color or print that you will never ever wear?
    8. If given the chance to meet a fellow blogger who would it be?
    9. Whats the most courageous thing you ever did?
    10. What is your favorite movie of all time?
    11. what's your favorite song right now?

    Here are the 11 people I chose
    1.Tracy Jo at Brand New Day
    3.Becca at Everyday Life
    6.Barb at Journal Jots
    8.Ma at Ma's Blog
    9.Sarah (Nikki) at No Hope? Know Hope!
    Now here's another rule...you don't have to do this if you don't want to. No pressure! Have an awesome Tuesday! 


    1. Your answers are all real interesting!! What was your commercial advertising? Thanks for choosing me, but I think I'll pass, I just wouldn't know the eleven to tag.

      1. Thats ok Ginny. The Commercial was for a local college and I played a student asking a question. It was fun.

    2. Thanks so much Joanne! I loved learning more about you. So fun! Hubby and I are getting ready to head out of town Thursday. Have a post I want to do tomorrow, but I may try and do this soon. I appreciate the tag!

      1. No pressure, but I would love to learn more about you too!

    3. This looks like fun Joanne. I'll get cracking on it this week:)

    4. Congratulations on the award......hip hip hurray!!!

    5. Fun post Joanne. I will answer the questions but?? ;-)

      1. No problem Beth, I know it could be time consuming. But I would love to read some of your answers even if you answered just a few.

    6. Because I enjoyed reading your answers I will also will answer yours. I need a few days. Thanks.

    7. So you were almost famous:) That is neat to audition...I obsessed with smells too. It was fun to read about you...I cannot do these tags anymore, it takes a lot of time. You did a great tag though

      1. Almost is the story of my life! LOL! Yeah a friend and I auditioned when we were young. If I audtioned now it would be hilarious!!!!

    8. Thanks for tagging me Joanne. I will try to get these answered and posted within the week. I am still battling my head injury. I am much better today, but have been very dizzy for a few days. This makes reading and writing hard for me. I want to have a clear head when I answer these. Some would say that has never happened before now, so why would I expect it to happen now? ;),

    9. You rock my dear! I will do my best do it!

      I do the same with ppl that cry. I'm an emotional wreck to begin then you add on even a stranger ... lol

      I so love you tried out for MTV, you go girl!!

    10. thanks for the tag and i'm with you it's my cluminess that makes me stand out

    11. Joanne, you always surprise me and that is what I love about your blog! I have the giggles about some of your about me's. I would have loved to see you try out for the MTV dance show...especially after all the clumsy stories you have told. Congrats on the award! I will work on getting after this but definitely might change the rules. :-) Have an awesome day!

    12. Thanks for honoring my tag, Joanne:)

      I love your writing.
      And, OMG, I could live on bread and butter too. Any moment!!!!

    13. Hi Joanne,

      I love your answers! the pictures are so great! You have excellent answers and questions... I tagged off of Ma's blog, I tried to think of good questions but I love yours wayyyy better! Thanks for the smile, and the giggles!

    14. Oh, and that lady with the aerosol looks like my twin! Scary!!


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