I've seen this on quite a few blogs, so, since I am still bored, figured "why not?" It's totally random, though....pure stream-of-thought posting!

 

100 Things about me:

 

 

 1. Widowed with 2 young children

 

 2. Horse-crazy

 

 3. Like big dogs

 

 4. Not clinically insane (yet...the dogs and kids are working on it!)

 

 5. Like working with hands

 

 6. Creative

 

 7. Love the written word

 

 8. Favorite color: Green

 

 9. Prefer jewel-tones to pastels

 

10. Love peace and quiet (in this household??)

 

11. Like folk/Ren music

 

12. Hate housework

 

12a. Except vacuuming - my Dyson is awesome!!

 

13. Love the smell of leather

 

14. Fresh hay makes me sneeze

 

15. Garlic is a vegtable, NOT a herb!

 

16. Will eat Mexican or Italian every night if offered

 

17. Chocolate is food of the gods!

 

18. Coffee makes me sick - even the scent (*gasp* sacrilege!)

 

19. Kilts.....yes, please!

 

20. Bagpipes...(sigh)

 

21. Love tallships - especially the Elissa

 

22. Love to spend time in the mountains

 

24. Am always cold

 

25. Am kinestethic (ie, touchy-feely)

 

26. A Grammer god *g*

 

27. Love History...especially British

 

28. Admire antiques, but not to collect (not in this house!)

 

29. Enjoy interior painting

 

30. Especially faux-finishing

 

31. Am a pack-rat

 

32. Tend to collect stuff for my hobbies, whether I need it or not

 

33. Love the smell of raw, fresh-sheared fleece

 

34. Except the un-skirted ones

 

35. Wet Horse is a wonderful smell

 

36. Wet Dog is NOT

 

37. Fresh milled sweet feed tastes wonderful (grab the milk!)

 

38. Alfalfa pellets do not (ick!)

 

39. Am the office fix-it person, especially with spreadsheets and the copier

 

40. Have fallen asleep while spinning

 

41. And still made usuable yarn!

 

42. Love using my Kubota tractor

 

43. But, must wear my tiara when mowing

 

44. Chocolate covered cherries are one of my weaknesses

 

45. Cheesecake is another

 

46. Handmade soap is the best

 

47. Like to cook, especially lasagna

 

48. Keep volunteering for stuff at church

 

49. Love to spend time on a beach

 

50. But not chasing kids into the ocean

 

51. Like looking at catalogs

 

52. Prefer to buy online or in real life

 

53. Am an Alden Amos junkie

 

54. And there are no 7-step programs for him!

 

55. Unequivacable yarn snob

 

56. Except for kids clothes, which get drug around and outgrown too quickly

 

57. Love to shop at Thrall-Mart

 

58. Which is good, since it's just about the only game in town

 

59. Not a social butterfly

 

60. Hate reunions

 

61. Not a social drinker

 

62. Not a tee-totaler, either

 

63. Hate sports, except Equestrian

 

64. Don't watch TV, except for PBS

 

65. Star Wars rules!!!

 

66. Star Trek, not so much so.

 

67. Plays violin (10 years serious study)

 

68. Trying to teach myself Harp

 

69. Has illusions of being considered a Bard

 

70. Has thought about joining the Bardic Guild, but feel like a phony right now

 

71. Am a card-carrying Wench (IWG #2541, MCL!)

 

72. Love spontaneous gifts, especially flowers

 

73. Prefer plants to cut flowers, actually - they last longer

 

74. Love roses - have a rose garden started at the house

 

75. Like to dig in dirt

 

76. Value my friendships

 

77. Like to keep problems to myself, mostly

 

78. Enjoy watching my children grow

 

79. Love rainy days

 

80. Hate Thunderstorms (especially tornados and hurricanes!)

 

81. Like to play in snow (but it's too cold!)

 

82. Prefer Birkenstocks to any other type of shoe

 

83. Except for my Catskill Mountain Boots - they rock!

 

84. Intimidated by my sewing machine and serger

 

85. Hate Hate HATE spiders

 

86. Love comedy movies

 

87. Hate Barney and Teletubbies videos

 

88. The Wiggles aren't much better

 

89. Have a greenhouse I use for dyeing wool (the dogs ate the veggies I had growing...so what do you do?)

 

90. Did I mention I HATE spiders?

 

91. Have a hard time thinking of this sort of stuff

 

92. Like to sing

 

93. Hate to be in the center of attention, would rather be in the back row

 

94. Like doing things for other people

 

95. Prefer to just give things away instead of selling them (too much work!)

 

96. Am still bored at work

 

97. Love to learn new things, explore new worlds, boldly go...wait. That's copyrighted!!;

 

98. Love fantasy/sci-fi books, and Historicals. (Romantic or not)

 

99. Drink lots of water

 

100. Really, really, really Hate spiders!

 

 

Bet you learned a lot, huh?