11 things meme

i was tagged by Laura  and Lynette to do this 11 things meme. i figured it'd be fun to play along and answer both their 11 questions :)

The Rules of the Game
1. You must post these rules.
2. Each person must post 11 things about themselves on their blog.
3. Answer the questions the tagger set for you in their post and create 11 new questions for the people you tag to answer.
4. You have to choose 11 people to tag and link them on the post.
5. No tag backs and you legitimately have to tag 11 people.
11  Random Facts About Me
i've lived in 8 different houses
and 4 different places
when i was a kiddo i was horse crazy
i'm youngest - with 2 big brothers and 1 big sister
in my teens i swore i'd never have kids
or get married
we eloped to gretna green in secret
i've been a vegetarian since i was 10
i'd kinda like to live in a bus and travel around
i've always dreamt of owning a bookshop/cafe
i'm incredibly short -sighted

11 Q’s from Laura

1. What is your earliest childhood memory?
sharing a bedroom with my big sister as a toddler.
2. Did you ever eat or drink anything in the store and paid for it later, instead of the other way around?
once or twice in the supermarket
3. If you could have any animal as a pet, what would it be?
I'd love to have a unicorn or  deer :)
4. What would the title of your biography be called?
bursting the bubble - read this for why
5. If you could be anyone else for one day, who would you pick?
 i'd be a fairy for a day, so i could fly around and see the fairy world.
6. Do you have any party tricks up your sleeve?
 no special party tricks :( - maybe i should work on one?!
7. Are you a sweet or savory type?
I have a very sweet tooth!
8. Growing up did you have a special item you were really attached too?
9. Are you good at remembering your dreams?
pretty good - i remember most of my dreams, and often know that i've dreamt something before while i'm dreaming it!
10. Do you breath air in, out or both ways when you whistle?
breathe out
11. Do you give names to inanimate objects you own?
i do! much to my husbands amusement {and confussion - he often wonders who these people i'm talking about, then looks amused when i say it's the hoover or my mannequin ha!}

11 questions from Lynette

1. How long have you been blogging, and why do you blog?
i started this blog 2 years ago{!} initially just as somewhere to talk about my life & my kiddos as we don't live near our families, it was a good way for them to 'see' us. i found that i loved to blog, and loved the friendships i have made.
2.What’s your favorite school subject?
my favourite subject in school was drama :) 

3. Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
i hope that my little shop is still going strong, that my family and i are all happy and healthy, perhaps living abroad somewhere. i'd like to spend more time crating and expanding my business as my kiddos get older. perhaps have a little cafe/shop by the sea.

4. Write me a short poem (and I mean short, cute, something to make me and you smile)
wrote this for my mr last week when i was sick
Roses are red.
Violets are blue.
Please don’t kiss me.
I’ve got the flu.

5. Have you read anything recently? 
 i just read 'not my daughter' - it was ok, i like to read in bed, but it has to be easy going as by the end of the day my brain doesn't work too well!!

6. What are you most excited for in your life right now?
a new line coming to my shop soon :) 

7. How often do you social network (facebook, twitter etc)?
way too otften! i mainly use my iPhone - so all day everyday ;)

8. Name a guilty pleasure (be crazy with it).
peanut butter straight out of the jar! 

9.When is your birthday? Do you have any plans? 
march 29 - i don't have plans yet other than having asked for a new record player as my gift! 

10. If you wrote the next great American novel what would it be about?
a english girl in america ;) 

11. Tell me something unique about you, something that is truly you.
i'm pretty shy until i get to know someone & i'm not a big fan of group situations

11 questions from me to you!

1. if you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?

2. what's the strangest dream you can remember?

3. what would your dream job be?

4. if you had a 'theme song' what would it be?

5. what is your favoutie movie of all time?

6. what would your superhero name be?

7.if you could be an animal, which would you be?

8.are you a early bird or a night owl?

9.what is your favourite food?

10. if you had to change your name, what would you change it to?  

11. who would play you in a movie of your life?

I'm tagging - alaythea, elisabeth, sam, beth, marilyn, lizzie, margot, jamie, fritha, lisa, lara

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  1. I saw that Laura had tagged you, so I didn't ;) It's fun seeing your answers. I LOVE the idea of a little cafe by the sea and often dream of that too.

    Your valentine poem is awesome (shame you were sick, though!) x

    Oh, and you can see my answers here: http://www.theowlclub.blogspot.com/2012/02/11-things-meme.html

  2. Ooh thanks for tagging :) I'll get this up soon. Xoxo

  3. I love that you combined both tags into one post and I really enjoyed reading all the facts and answers.

    Your biography would be very special, I bet! The bubble-thing sounds really interesting and I really appreciate you did such an incredible and honest post about it.

    Also, that little poem is the best!

  4. Manic Mrs. StoneFebruary 21, 2012

    New web browser means I am officially able to comment.  Whoot!

    I've been ignoring the blog world so much this last couple weeks I didn't even notice I had been tagged!  Fun fun fun :D

    Oh and a unicorn would be epic.  And you and my daughter have the peanut butter thing in common ;)



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