Ok, I am joining the ABC party so you can learn a bit more about me!
A. Age: 30 (turning 31 this year)
B. Bed size: double, we don’t have room for anything bigger in our small bedroom
C. Chore you dislike: cleaning the toilet or bathtub
D. Dogs: had a puppy once. I am a cat person now.
E. Essential start to your day: coffee
F. Favorite color: teal (see my banner above)
G. Gold or silver: silver
H. Height: 5’4′
I. Instruments you play(ed): never played an instrument, sang in the choir and not well 🙂
J. Job title: I coordinate programs in a non-profit organization. I don’t want to reveal my official title for privacy reasons.
K. Kids: two cats; borrow kids via babysitting for my nephews
L. Live: Milwaukee. I have also lived in California and Switzerland.
M. Mom’s name: Mary. I also call her Mutti, which is German for Mom.
N. Nicknames: Lis; high school nickname–Frog (because I swallowed a fly while playing tennis in high school); Monie (like Mona Lisa)
O. Overnight hospital stays: none
P. Pet peeves: manipulative people who are also passive aggressive
Q. Quote from a movie: anything from Amelie
R. Righty or lefty: righty, but am a bit ambidextrous. I play all sports with my left hand except for tennis. I grew up with two brothers who were lefties and they put baseballs in my left hand, etc. so as a result, I am an ambidextrous
S. Siblings: four brothers, two sisters. I am the youngest of seven children. Oldest brother is 51.
T. Time you wake up: weekdays: 5:40 am, weekends: 7:30 or 8am (nap on couch later in the day)
U. Underwear: yeah, not much to say here
V. Vegetables you don’t like: love all veggies
W. What makes you run late: watching TV while eating breakfast in the morning and my cat who insists on joining me on my lap for breakfast.
X. X-rays you’ve had: in all seriousness, I think it’s about 50-75 in my lifetime. Last year alone, I had about 10 between my stomach problems, a trip to the emergency room and a broken ankle. Now I ask not to have them because I don’t want too much exposure.
Y. Yummy food you make: chocolate chip cookies
Z. Zoo animal favorites: birds