I can’t share it all, now… I have a serious involvement problem with a community sports organization, “The Organization.” And I have lived in the ‘Burgh forever and I love every single part of it.

Here are many fun AND exciting facts about me….

  1. I am busy. very, very busy
  2. I am just about poor poor. very, very poor
  3. I am not exactly as angry as everyone thinks I am… but I have fun letting people believe it
  4. I am, however, probably as annoyed as everyone thinks I am…
  5. I have ALWAYS wanted to speed skate
  6. I climbed Mt. Washington. Twice when I was in high school. It’s the highest point in the Northeastern US. The first time to the Lake of the Clouds hut due to bad weather. The 2nd time, all the way to the top via the Boott Spur trail.
  7. I am trying to figure out where I’m going with my life…
  8. Captain Morgan loves me… so does Calico Jack…
  9. I’ve sewn two baby quilts in 2009 and more bibs & burp cloths than I can count.
  10. I am missing my cat
  11. I wish I had room to build shit
  12. I love music. ALL kinds of music
  13. I’ve met Art Alexakis from Everclear, M. Doughty of Soul Coughing, Violent J & Shaggy 2 Dope from Insane Clown Posse, and will.i.am, apl.de.ap & Taboo from the Black Eyed Peas in person
  14. At least one of those meetings involved me wearing fancy, shiny silver pants
  15. I am totally unable to shop for myself
  16. I love flipflops, Crocs and New Balance running shoes
  17. I am unable to exercise unless a certain sport’s ball is involved
  18. I am totally ADD
  19. I think I’m one of the most loyal people I know
  20. I am a keeper of secrets and stories
  21. I try to do as I say I will.
  22. I read The Little Prince in French. I’ve never read it in English
  23. I am plagued by Catholic guilt, even though I no longer go to church
  24. One of my favorite things to do is get completely lost in a book
  25. I can read your average mass market paperback in about 6 hours. And not remember 75% of it
  26. I am a first generation American
  27. I did not vote until I was in my mid-20’s – when my parents became citizens and were voting for the first time
  28. I refuse to discuss politics with anyone, at any time
  29. I am, by nature, a worrier, nervous and a total freak
  30. My paternal grandfather died at the age of 98. And it was a huge, freaking surprise
  31. I have an enormous Winnie the Pooh collection
  32. Two of my male friends have offered to figure out how to bear my children. Scary.
  33. I am an Aunt!! Little C was born on May 11, 2009. And she’s perfect!
  34. I am now a member of the Polar Bear club. Stories here and here. And video is here.
  35. I have seen Madonna and Britney Spears in concert. For free, with free food & booze.
  36. I have played ALL 15 rugby positions in a competitive match of some kind – 7s, 10s or 15s.
  37. I finally met Little C on June 10, 2009. And I immediately fell in LOVE. She is wonderful, beautiful, spectacular and the cutest baby burrito on the planet.
  38. The Little C And Me Etsy shop is open!! Go take a look and give me some love!
  39. I helped to “Stuff A Bus” for Mikey & Big Bob from Kiss. Good lordy, I swear we filled half a bus. Love BurghBaby!!!!
  40. I made Little C a doll for Christmas. Her name is Molly. Little C apparently loves her – all based on the shrieks and squeals when she saw the doll.
  41. I also made Little C a sweet set of numbers, letters & shapes for Christmas.
  42. I missed the 2010 Polar Bear Plunge. I’m sorry and so mad at myself. But I had a great New Year’s Eve with some good, long-time, friends.
  43. At midnight, I watched the Travis Pastrana jump with ME. He’s awesome – ME, I mean. We all should know Travis Pastrana is.
  44. As of 1/28/10, I’ve now sewn 4 baby quilts.
  45. I hope I get to make more baby quilts. They are fun!
  46. I made a Sack Lunch: a Sandwich, Bag of Chips and Swiss Cake Roll and “brown paper bag” all out of felt. And it’s so neat!
  47. This year, 2011, is my year of music, apparently. I’ve seen Jonathan Coulton, Paul and Storm, Social D, Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown Band, and Clutch…
  48. My Little C thinks I’m awesome, and called me to ask how my work was, and how my friends at work are. Really. She’s 2. I’m blown away.
  49. There is a new niece or nephew in my future. I will hopefully be there when the baby is born. (Mostly to watch Little C…. yays)

One response

2 12 2008

Ping me back and I’ll forward the Doc Marten email

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