kadyellebee.com is a site for all-things-kristine.


my life is powered by Six Apart.

« feeling better | Main | keeping up... »

50 things

Christine did a 50 question survey, and although I don’t normally have time to do these, I took the time this evening because it had been a while since I did one!! rina-doll used to send them to me ALL the time and we always giggled our way through them smile

  1. Your name spelled backwards: enitsirk. I think that’s fun to say. funner than draneol (my brother Leonard and I discovered this when we were really little. Our favorite word to spell backwords was mississippi - ippississim: ha ha, I pee pee??!! We were silly!)
  2. Where were your parents born? Dad - in the same hospital as Lisa and Megan in Kalamazoo, MI. My mom was born in Detroit, MI.
  3. What is the last thing you downloaded onto your computer? Some great script fonts ;) and the MTSearches plugin.
  4. What’s your favorite restaurant? I like so many. I’ll have to say Red Robin is the best, though.
  5. Last time you swam in a pool? Last September, when we were taking Megan to school. It was when I was just starting to gain my weight, but I still fit into my bathing suit. I don’t think I’m back down to that weight yet.
  6. Have you ever been in a school play? Nope. I went TO a few plays!
  7. How many kids do you want? Two or three, ideally. First I must get well.
  8. Type of music you dislike most? Anything by Willie Nelson <---- I must agree with Christine!!
  9. Are you registered to vote?I was. I don’t think I am at this address and with this name!
  10. Do you have cable? Yes - digital cable with a cable modem. <----- same as Christine
  11. Have you ever ridden on a moped? No, and I really don’t want to.
  12. Ever prank call anybody?No, but my sister did. A lot. I was too much of a goodie goodie ;)
  13. Ever get a parking ticket? Nope, not yet!
  14. Would you go bungee jumping or sky diving? Not in a kazillion years!
  15. Furthest place you ever traveled? London, England or Glasgow, Scotland.
  16. Do you have a garden? Two cactuses on the window sill!
  17. What’s your favorite comic strip? Dilbert and Family Circus
  18. Do you really know all the words to your national anthem?Yes. And the Pledge of Allegance. And I did have the spanish version of the Pledge memorized because my stupid Spanish teacher made us learn it - for what reason would I *ever* need to recite the Pledge of Allegiance in Spanishconfused?
  19. Bath or Shower, morning or night? Baths are nice about mid afternoon smile Showers are good anytime - mainly morning!
  20. Best movie you’ve seen in the past month? I rewatched Toy Story 2 the other night smile
  21. Favorite pizza topping? Pinapple and Green Pepper!
  22. Chips or popcorn?Popcorn. I could eat cases of the stuff!
  23. What color lipstick do you usually wear? Amethyst or Sheer Rasbperry from Garden Botanika
  24. Have you ever smoked peanut shells? uh, no...
  25. Have you ever been in a beauty pageant? uh, no....
  26. Orange Juice or apple? Orange. Lately I’ve been getting Orange Tangerine with extra calcium, and its yummy and making my bones stronger!
  27. Who was the last person you went out to dinner with and where did you dine? with Eric at Spagehtti Factory on Sunday. Round Table with my whole family (-megan +sarah) on Monday for Matthew’s birthday
  28. Favorite type chocolate bar? 3 musketeers or a Symphony bar with toffee chips.
  29. When was the last time you voted at the polls? I voted by absentee ballot while in college, but haven’t since then.
  30. Last time you ate a homegrown tomato? Last summer, my dad made me eat a cherry tomato straight outta the garden. I still don’t like them, never will!!!
  31. Have you ever won a trophy? Little ones for being part of the nice music group in high school.
  32. Are you a good cook? Not so bad smile I’m getting a lot better!
  33. Do you know how to pump your own gas? Yes, but I don’t really like the smell!
  34. Ever order an article from an infomercial? No, but I’ve been so tempted!
  35. Sprite or 7-up? Sprite. 7-Up is more bubbly, and not as calming to my tummy!
  36. Have you ever had to wear a uniform to work? When I was at Big Lake Youth Camp, we had uniforms that we had to wear on the weekend. Short-short running shorts that I wore with stretch pants underneath because it was too cold on Sunday morning to wear without!
  37. Last thing you bought at a pharmacy? E got my drugs AND some mellowcreme pumpkins last week!
  38. Ever throw up in public? In a restroom, but never in front of anyone.
  39. Would you prefer being a millionaire or find true love? True love. I’m a hopelessromantic, remember?!
  40. Do you believe in love at first sight? Yes.
  41. Ever call a 1-900 number? Nope!
  42. Can ex’s be friends? Since I’ve only had one, NO.
  43. Who was the last person you visited in a hospital? Matthew in January when he found out he had diabetes.
  44. Did you have a lot of hair when you were a baby? No. My mom had to put hats on me until I was over a year old because I had such little amounts of hair!
  45. What message is on your answering machine? Eric’s voice.
  46. What’s your all time favorite Saturday Night Live Character? I never was big on SNL, so I don’t know! I always laughed at Chris Farley!
  47. What was the name of your first pet? I never had a pet.
  48. What is in your purse? Wallet, pens and pencils, a full sized love spell lotion, assorted mints and crap, receipts, digital camera (when not on the dock), etc., etc.!
  49. Favorite thing to do before bedtime? Check my mail one more time, take my pills, and then go cuddle in bed smile
  50. What is one thing you are grateful for today? Feeling a bit better. I must be thankful for small favors when I’m this sick!
Wow, you made it all the way through? Rina, are you gonna do this? ;)


Listed below are links to weblogs that reference 50 things:

» Dull Night from Stitching for Sanity
It was yet another dull night here at casa de Shipley. I watched Ed and the Bachelor (I still think [Read More]

» 50 Things... from Neurotic Fishbowl
Your name spelled backwards: Eilrebmyk Where were your parents born? My dad was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and my mom [Read More]

» 50 Things from Broken Down
Before I answered the questions, I tried pinging as many people as I could with this. It was fun seeing [Read More]

» 50 Things from Broken Down
Before I answered the questions, I tried pinging as many people as I could with this. It was fun seeing [Read More]

» I've Been Robbed from Book Of Days
So I thought I'd try some of that Minute Maid Orange Tangerine juice that Kristine mentioned awhile back because it [Read More]


So, you were part of "the nice music group"? For some reason this doesn’t surprise me - but I have to ask... was there a "mean music group" too? *giggle!*