"The ordinary acts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest."

Thomas Moore

Friday, April 8, 2011

the A-Z of Jenny....

I came across the About Me ABC's on Tiff's 'Folded Gingham' blog, and it seemed like a bit of fun, so I'm sharing my own here....

Age: 52
Bed Size: Queen
 Chore You Hate: Mopping floors
 Dogs: a white shitzu-chihuaha called Bob-the-dog, or Robert if he’s been naughty
Essential Start of Your Day: the voice of my beloved whispering ‘wonderful wife’ as we wake together
Favorite Color: pastels, red, white – can’t choose!
Gold or Silver: Silver in summer, spring and autumn – gold in winter  
Height: 5'1"
Instruments You Play: LOL!!! You have to be kidding…but I can sing! Does that count??
 Job Title: Wife first and foremost, Mother, teacher’s aide and freelance designer
Kids: 7
Live: Charters Towers, Australia
Mom's Name: Beverly Anne
Nicknames: Persephone
Overnight Hospital Stays: 7 baby deliveries and appendix
Pet Peeve(s): People who ramble on and on instead of giving a simple answer. Talking on the phone.
Quote From a Movie: "Don’t you think daisies are the friendliest flowers?”
 Right- or Left-Handed: Right
Siblings: 0
Time You Wake Up: Anywhere between 5am - 6.30am….
Underwear: Cotton
Veggie You Dislike: Okra (erky perky!!)
What Makes You Run Late: my youngest daughter or baking
X-Rays You Have Had: Head, head, head…get the picture? And you always thought there was something weird about me…
Yummy Food You Make: Cinnamon Scrolls and Scones
Zoo Animal You Like Best: Don’t like zoos. Don’t like circuses either. Love most animals, though.

Now, how about you share yours? Let Tiff know as she'd like to come visit. :-)
Hugs
Jenny
xxx

PS: Trip to Brisbane postponed till summer...looks like we're back to our original plan of riding north to Port Douglas as the roads will be okay. Mr E is very happy. :-)

10 comments:

  1. Always fun learning more about you sweetie - sorry your trip to Brisbane has been delayed, but hope you have a wonderful time!

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  2. Love it, here is mine : http://16muddyfeet.blogspot.com/2011/04/abcs-of-ann-marie.html

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  3. Love it! Thanks for sharing :)

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  4. Great post very interesting now we all know you very well.
    Hugs Mary.

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  5. The thing that surprised me most, is that you have 7 children! You really revealed some secrets here.
    KATRIN W.

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  6. What a fun post! I'm with Katrin.. I had no idea you have 7 kids.. that part blew me away. thanks for sharing Jenny. Have been seeing your name a lot today lol!!! (received the latest Homespun in the mail he he)

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  7. Love the post. Remember, it is the journey that counts, not the destination. Especially on a bike!!

    Have fun and stay safe.

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  8. Maybe a shorter trip is a better way to start your bike holidays. Seven children - WOW - like some of the others that really stopped me in my tracks! I will have to go do mine now - interesting info that you put in.

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  9. You have 7 kiddo's! Wow oh wow! I was thinking you had 3.
    So much fun to learn more about you Jenny. You are such a great lady. Made me laugh about the okra! hee,hee,hee.
    xx, shell

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hugs
Jenny
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