Bed size: We have a queen now, but for the first 11 years of our marriage we had a double. Snuggle, snuggle.
Chore I hate: cleaning the bathroom - Yuck!
Dogs: We have two. They are a Boxer/ Australian Shepherd mix and are named after characters in two of our favorite books. We have Miss Maudie and Eliza Bennett. Can you guess the books?
Essential start to my day: prayer
Favorite color: I love too many to pick one favorite. I do love black an awful lot, though.
Gold or silver: I regularly wear both, but not at the same time.
House or aparment: Our house is tiny, but lovely inside.
Instruments played: None, but I LOVE to sing!
Job title: second grade teacher
Kids: one perfect daughter
Live: in Clever, Missouri
Married: very happily for nearly 21 years to the most wonderful man
Never again: I will never again let a bully get away with unkindness without speaking up.
Other fun fact: I have only been sky diving once, but in my heart of hearts, I consider myself a sky diver. It is just so me.
Pet peeve: When the toilet paper rolls out against the wall instead of over the top.
Quote: "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." ~Eleanor Roosevelt
Right or left handed: right
Siblings: one younger brother
Time you wake up: 6:00 a.m. on weekdays
University: I have two Bachelors and a Masters in Elementary Education. I'd like to get a Doctorate some day. I also want another Bachelors in Art History.
Veggies you dislike: It would be a much shorter list to tell you the ones I like. I love asparagus, artichokes, spinach, and anything that comes in a salad.
What makes you run late: Nothing much any more. I have been working really hard on that lately.
X-rays: Actually, I had some today when I got my teeth cleaned.
Yummy food: Jeffrey is a marvelous cook so I am especially blessed. Tonight we are having chicken tortilla soup that is just delicious.
Zoo animal you love: Giraffes and elephants are my favorites! Plus, I love grumpy dromedaries and shy, gorgeous zebras. And the butterfly house. And the penguin house. And all the big cats. And gorillas. And the octopus. And, and, and...
The image above was a t-shirt at Target that I fell in love with.