...Kristen tagged me and so I must post...feel free to read if you want and if you don't, ah well...
Where were you born? Ogden, UT
Middle name: Dawn...just like my mother's and (hopefully) just like a daughter some day
How old will you be this year? 28 in December
Nicknames: Hollywood, Mouse, Holly Hobby and Holinator
Are you taller than your mother or father? Yes, poor short mom
Do you cry often during movies? Yes...I cry over sappy commercials
What is your biggest pet peeve? Eating noises and when people misuse their, there, they're, your, you're, to, too and two
Favorite color: Green and pink
Favorite foods: Prime Rib, Green Goddess salad dressing, See's chocolate
Favorite restaurants: PF Changs, Gold's & Pickles
Favorite beverage: Diet Coke (I know it will kill me...I don't care, if I could 'drink' it via IV I would)
Favorite cold cereal: Cinnamon Life
Favorite smells: Right after a rainstorm, crisp fall evenings by the ocean, kittens
Favorite time of day: Anytime I am not working or on my way to work
What brand of shampoo/conditioner do you use? Pureology - I LOVE the conditioner, it smells minty... mmm
Favorite make-up products? Mary Kay moisturizer, and my teal eye shadow :)
How many pillows do you sleep with? One stiff one under my neck and one fluffy down one tucked under my chin.
Do you play an instrument? Yes: flute, piccolo, piano and an amazing assortment of percussion instruments
Have you ever been skinny dipping? Yes
Did you do any sports in High School? I ran track for a week (I had to quit the team...big misunderstanding with the coach)
What was the last movie you saw in the theater? 27 dresses
What is your favorite article of clothing? Any one of my shoes :) But this week it is the Bandolino red patent leather peep toe pumps.
What is your dream vacation? On a beach, with a book and a Pina Colada
What was your first impression of your spouse? I thought he was cute - I even asked him out but he rejected me (he 'claims' not to remember this...)
If you were an animal what would you be? A cat - hands down....someone feeds you, cleans up your poop and I get to just sleep all day... sounds good to me
What is your favorite “me- time” activity? Shopping...especially for shoes.
Favorite TV shows: Sex and the City (can't wait for the movie!!), Seinfeld, Grey's and Desperate Housewives
What is your dream car? 1967 Ford Mustang convertible. Cherry Red with white leather interior and red leather accents.
What is one of your weaknesses? I get my feelings hurt easily. And I am a sucker for a good deal on a great pair of shoes...I'll eat Mac and Cheese for a week instead of buying groceries if it means getting those Bandolinos... :)
What do you fix for dinner when there’s nothing to fix? Fancy Shmancy Belgian Waffles in my Fancy Shmancy new Belgian Waffle maker. Top them with syrup and butter and chocolate chips and you have a meal!! ;)
If you could live in a different decade/era which one would it be? I love the 20's for the music and clothes and I love the 70's - talk about some great shoes!!
Do you consider yourself outgoing? Yes
What is something you are constantly working on? Losing weight...it is a battle I fear I may never win. Damn chocolate chip Belgian Waffles.
Any hidden talents? I am a WICKED fast silverware polisher...and I can walk in 4" stilettos
What is a word or phrase you overuse? Like. It has gotten tremendously worse since we moved here...I don't do it as bad when I type, but in person I am beginning to sound "Like a total Valley Girl"
What is the worst thing that happened to you this past year? Lost two babies
What is the best thing that happened to you this past year? Learned that Nathan would finally graduate, mom's heart surgery went good and I found Frank on the side of the road.
What is one thing you hope to accomplish this year? Run the 5K in May.
The best piece of advice you learned this past year? Be patient...impatience is just too stressful
Who are the 7 people you are going to tag to do this survey? Erin (yea for new bloggers), Kim S & Lisa (put it in the comments), Cindy, Sheila, Briana, Janus