My blog is a way for me to share in the wonder of each day. I know there are others like me that due to medical issues have our days numbered and would like to make the most of them in a positive and gifting way for ourselves and for those around us.

Saturday, August 16, 2008

A fun get to know me day!

For my latest update on my son David, please scroll down to my latest previous blog.

For today I wanted to do something fun and positive. My sister, Brenda did this and I decided to follow suit. Just as she posted, if you decide to do this on your blog, let me know so I can see yours too. To check her's out click here.

What kind of soap is in your bathtub right now? Zest - his, Dove - hers, and liquid body soap
Do you have any watermelon in your refrigerator? Ate it all already
What would you change about your living room? Nothing, got it just the way I want it except for nice curtains
Are the dishes in your dishwaser clean or dirty? clean
What is in your fridge? you name it, just don't look too closely
White or wheat bread? White, medical reasons believe it or not.
What is on the top of your refrigerator? A fake plant but look what's on front....

What color or design is on your shower curtain? We don't have one, just a glass shower door
How many plants are in your home? 9 live ones and 2 or 3 fake ones
Is your bed made right now? yes but not for long
Comet or soft scrub? Comet
Your closet organized? semi organized, short sleeved, then medium sleeved, pants together, etc. Just don't look at the shoes on the floor (thanks to Myrtle our dog)
Can you describe your flash light? clear blue with wide round lighting area and red flashing dot to find it in the dark.
Do you drink out of glass or plastic most of the time at home? Now that kids are grown, glass only. I deserve it.
Do you have iced tea made in a pitcher right now? No
If you have a garage, is it cluttered? Of course, isn't yours?
Curtains or blinds? Some of each
How many pillows do you sleep with? Count for yourself....

Do you sleep with any lights on at night? no

How often do you vacumn? I don't, my husband does it for me. Too strenuous.
Standard toothbrush or electric? standard
What color is your toothbrush? purple and white
Do you have a welcome mat on your front porch? yes, 2 of them
What is in your oven right now? Do you really want to know?
Is there anything under your bed? Dust bunnies and etc.
Chore you hate doing the most? Dishes
What retro items are in your home? What's that? actually sounds like a colorful disco but I have a little of everything, antique, new and inbetween.
Do you have a seperate room that you use as an office? yes and a pantry, a sewing room, a craft room, a photocollecting room, and file cabinet room and a dust gathering room. It's called multifunctional.
How many mirrors are in your home? Aproximately 7
Do you have any hidden emergency money around your home? Don't tell my grandchildren....

What color are your walls? wheat color in livingroom and dining room, cranberry in bathroom (looks great), and my own splash design with lavender, rose and cream (looks like wallpaper), spring lime green in guest room

Do you keep any kind of protection weapons in your home? Don't mess with me baby....
What does your home smell like right now? on a humid or wet day? wet dog. Right now, cranberry and vanilla to cover up the wet dog smell since it's been raining for 2 days.
Candle scent? anything berry smell
What kind of pickles (if any) in your fridge? dill slices and dill relish
What color is your favorite Bible? which part? canvas zip cover is blue, print is black or red, pages are white.
Ever been on your roof? yes
Do you own a stereo? How about a big boom box
How many house phones? 3
Do you have a house keeper? used to but can't afford it. Now it's just us
What style do you decorate in? I like modernized country or western as long as it's homey. Don't like ultra modern
Do you like solid colors in furniture or prints? solids
Is there a smoke detector in your home? 8 or 9
What are the items in your house which you'd grab if you only could make one quick trip? Just our big baby....

Whew, that's definitely enough about me, how about you?


Jess said...

Enjoyed it and I did this one too earlier in the week

Jo said...

Oh Reva I loved the answer to that last question.......

It's All Good! said...

Those were fun answers! Come over to my blog, I have something special for you.
See ya in 2 weeks. YAY!
Love ya,
your big, little sis Brenda

Diane@Diane's Place said...

I'm going to try to do this meme in a few days. Love your answers! I have a few items for protection too, but mine is a bit bigger than yours. ;o)

A little birdie told me it's your birthday! Happy Happy Birthday, Reva! Hope it's the best one ever. :o)

Have a blessed Sunday!

Love and hugs,


Betty said...

I enjoyed reading all about you, Reva. And is today your birthday? It's my brother's birthday also. Happy Birthday to you, and I wish for you many more.

linda said...

A little birdie told me it was your birthday Happy Happy Birthday to you! Hope you enjoy the day.

(I'm still thinking about and praying for your son...daily!)

It's All Good! said...

Hi Reva, Mike Golch sent me an email wishing you a happy birthday. He said for some reason on his end he couldn't get comments to work. So Happy Birthday from Mike!
Love ya,

Lorie said...

Happy birthday yesterday and come read my answers!
Praying for David-I posted it on my blog last week and several of my friends have added it to thiers and have commented to you!
Be blessed!

Baba's Blog .. Babies Are Special said...

Hi Reva, I am sorry I missed your birthday.. A belated "happy birthday"
wish....I did did this Meme today and got it from Brenda's place..I like yours better with pictures..Where do you find the door handle on your fridge with all of those pictures?? I keep a few pictures on the front of mine.

I am hoping your week is a blessed one. Hugs, Baba

Putz said...

that gun scared me, i have never had a gun, ever since the army

Diane said...

Happy Birthday!
Loved getting to know you. I posted one as well.

Hope your week goes well!


Mary said...

Hi Reva: I loved reading your answers..Will have to do it too..take care..Mary

Mary said...

Oh by the way HAPPY BIRTHDAY....Mary