If you were going on a round-the-world tour, what foreign city would be your first stop? Hamilton Bermuda
Do you have kids? Brag them up here! My daughter is 35 and lives and works in the LA Area. She is a website manager for a large non-profit and is about to get another college degree. This one in web-site design.
My son is 31 and lives close by me. He works for a contractor doing inventory at the Library of Congress. He and his girlfriend just moved in together. She's a sweetie.
When you were little, what was the first thing you can remember wanting to be when you grew up? Did you do it? I wanted to be an architect. Read my latest blog to find out what I did.
Whatís an accomplishment youíre particularly proud of? My husband of almost 40 years and I raised two really nice kids who support themselves.
What color are your eyes? Brown, Cajun/Native American & yes Irish from my mother's side.
If you were going on a round-the-world tour, what foreign city would be your first stop? Actually if I were able to travel like that, time money & physically able, I'd like tropical islands, rain forests & protected animal refuge sites like Kenya's. I'd like to go back to Seville, Spain where I lived for several years & where my daughter was born.
Do you have kids? Brag them up here! I have 3, all grown! My oldest lives in Tallahassee works as an IT specialist, married to a dental assistant/ office manager with a beautiful 16 year old daughter. My daughter lives here in town with her life partner. She is visually impaired but not slowed down by it. She's on the dean's list studying Social Work. She has 3 great teenagers as well as 3 half-kids too! They all call me Nana. My youngest has a good job, loves riding his bike, lives here in Daytona too & is firmly single & is losing weight too. My oldest is on SP & I'm working on the youngest to join too!
When you were little, what was the first thing you can remember wanting to be when you grew up? Did you do it? I wanted to be a boy where I could run around without a shirt. I also wanted to be a cowboy, a singer & a nurse. I became a nurse like my Mom, was a crack shot with pistols & skeet but I have never had a horse & people will pay me NOT to sing. LOL
Whatís an accomplishment youíre particularly proud of? Having worked for freedom & justice! I was a strong activist for the things I believed in, as a "job" sometimes but always stood up for what I believe in. My daughter jokes that we both carry our soapbox in our pockets to be used as needed. glenda
Dreams have NO limits. If you can dream it, you CAN do it!
If you were going on a round-the-world tour, what foreign city would be your first stop? Dublin, of course!
Do you have kids? Brag them up here! I have a 31yo son Frank, who lives with his dad in San Francisco. In spite of being totally disabled, he still manages to be the fastest girl chaser in the San Francisco Bay Area! I also have a feisty little redheaded angel-girl in Heaven. I donít doubt for a minute sheís keeping Sts. Peter and Patrick hopping!
When you were little, what was the first thing you can remember wanting to be when you grew up? Did you do it? I wanted to be a nurse. No, I didnít become one.
Whatís an accomplishment youíre particularly proud of? I once passed the qualifying test for Jeopardy. I didnít make it onto the show, but that test was tougher than my SATs. The day I was there, about sixty people took it. I was one of FIVE that passed.
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"Every day above ground is a good day." (Chef Justin Kennedy of New Orleans, on Chopped)
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