Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Another meme for me! me!

I was tagged today for another meme by The Freelance Cynic and when it comes to memes, I'm just a girl who can't say no! I think that Mimi, Queen of Memes would be proud of me!

INSTRUCTIONS: Remove the blog in the top spot from the following list and bump everyone up one place. Then add your blog to the bottom slot, like so:

  1. The Ice Box
  2. The Buzz Queen
  3. Opinion Minions
  4. Freelance Cynic
  5. Are We There Yet??
Next select five people to tag:
  1. Mags
  2. Asara
  3. Morgen
  4. Akelamalu
  5. Jeni
THEN answer the following Questions:

What were you doing 10 years ago?
  • I was married, living in a town named Plainfield, and starting "Round Two" at the Norwich Police Department as a 911 Emergency Dispatcher (I had worked there previously from 1990 to 1991 prior to getting married to a Navy man and moving to Long Beach, California).
What were you doing 1 year ago?
  • Sadly, pretty much the same thing I am doing this year! Working too much while trying to think of the occasional fun thing to do with the girls that doesn't cost much while they are on summer vacation.
Five snacks you enjoy:
  1. Microwave popcorn - any kind, I'm not too fussy.
  2. Ice cream - especially a vanilla cone with cherry dip from Dairy Queen!
  3. Cheese and crackers (especially Triscuits!)
  4. Seedless green grapes
  5. Strawberries with or without a dipping sauce
Five songs to which you know all the lyrics:
  1. Cancer - My Chemical Romance
  2. This Ain't A Scene - Fall-Out Boy
  3. White Flag - Dido
  4. Come What May - from the Baz Luhrmann movie, Moulin Rouge!
  5. Trouble - from The Music Man (preferably the Robert Preston version)
Five things you would do if you were a millionaire:
  1. Buy a house.
  2. Give some money to friends and family for their enjoyment.
  3. Go on a cruise!
  4. Take a vacation to Lake Tahoe - heck, buy a vacation home near Lake Tahoe!
  5. Send Amanda to the School of Visual Arts in New York City
Five bad habits:
  1. Procrastination thy name is Linda!
  2. Caving into the convenience of calling Domino's when I'm too busy blogging to cook!
  3. Rolling my eyes and sighing at work.
  4. Spending way too much time on the computer.
  5. Being overly critical.
Five things you like doing:
  1. Sitting on the front porch and watching the squirrels jumping around in the trees across the street.
  2. Going to the casino and occasionally throwing $20 in the penny machines.
  3. Playing Guitar Hero II and driving my daughters crazy!
  4. Walking through old cemeteries and reading the stones to try to get a feel of who the people buried their were and what their lives were like.
  5. History research.
Five things you would never wear again:
  1. Pretty much any bathing suit!
  2. The heels I got for a holiday party one year that freakin' killed my feet by the end of the night!
  3. White pants.
  4. Anything polyester!
  5. The wedding ring from my defunct marriage.
Five favorite toys:
  1. My laptop computer.
  2. Dan's PS2 game console that he's letting us borrow.
  3. My digital camera.
  4. This really cool pen that my cousin gave me for my birthday that spins and lights up (pretty!)
  5. My golf clubs even though I haven't used them in a few years due to back issues.


  1. Ha ha SNAP - I already did it today! Like your answers Linda. :)

  2. Okay --- mine's UP!


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