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50 Questions Answered.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012







50 Things ...


Tuesday, July 31, 2012

~***~I thought I'd give this a try too. Several other friends have done these recently. Here goes~***~


1. WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE?
Leslie Howard-actor from Gone With The Wind........
Middle name after my favorite Aunt.

2. BROTHERS AND SISTERS?
Twin brother-deceased
Two brothers remaining.
One sister.


3. DO YOU LIKE YOUR HANDWRITING?
I'm a teacher, so it's okay, but my arthritis makes it messier.

4. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE LUNCH MEAT?
Turkey

5. DO YOU HAVE KIDS?
Three boys: 34, 32, 28

6. IF YOU WERE ANOTHER PERSON WOULD YOU BE FRIENDS WITH YOU?
Yes! It has been a long journey to learn to love myself.

7. DO YOU USE SARCASM A LOT?
Sometimes.

8. Do you have any pets?
Yes: Two rescue dogs, two horses.

9. WOULD YOU BUNGEE JUMP?
No, not on my bucket list.

10. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CEREAL?
Grapenuts

11. DO YOU UNTIE YOUR SHOES WHEN YOU TAKE THEM OFF?
Yes, usually.

12. DO YOU THINK YOU ARE STRONG?
I am emotionally, spiritually, and mentally strong. I am working on being physically strong. Thanks Sparkpeople!

13. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE ICE CREAM?
Moosetracks

14. WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU NOTICE ABOUT PEOPLE?
Facial expressions and body language. I gravitate to positive people.


15. RED OR PINK?
Pink (but I LOVE red)

16. WHAT IS THE LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT YOURSELF?
If you had asked me this 10 years ago, I would have had a list as long as your arm.
Today, I still battle some depression. Even that is improving!!

17. WHO DO YOU MISS THE MOST?
My Dad.

18. WHAT IS THE PAUL MCKENNA TECHNIQUE THAT YOU NEED TO WORK ON THE MOST?
Isn't he a hypnotist? Don't know.

19. ANY TATTOOS?
No, thank goodness. They'd be all saggy and wrinkly by now.

20. WHAT COLOR SHOES ARE YOU WEARING?
Barefoot

21. WHAT WAS THE LAST THING YOU ATE?
Kashi whole grain blueberry waffles and sugar free syrup.

22. WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO RIGHT NOW?
Lionel Richie- Tuskegee~ Awesome Album

23. IF YOU WERE A CRAYON, WHAT COLOR WOULD YOU BE?
Hmmmmmm, I'll choose red today........but tomorrow it might be a different answer.

24. FAVORITE SMELLS?
My granddaughter!

25. WHO WAS THE LAST PERSON YOU TALKED TO ON THE PHONE?
My oldest son.

26. MOUNTAIN HIDEAWAY OR BEACH HOUSE?
Beach house!

27. FAVORITE SPORTS TO WATCH?
I'm all about Olympics right now.
Otherwise: basketball, football, gymnastics, beach volleyball, women's softball

28. HAIR COLOR?
A natural blond...........kept alive by my hairdresser.

29. EYE COLOR?
I call them "swamp water". They are green with yellow bursts, but sometimes look teal.

30. DO YOU WEAR CONTACTS?
No, trifocals for years.

31. FAVORITE FOOD?
Chile Rellenos

32. SCARY MOVIES OR HAPPY ENDINGS?
Happy endings! Life is scary enough without seeing it on the big screen.

33. LAST MOVIE YOU WATCHED?
War Horse at the theater.

34. WHERE WOULD YOU LIKE TO GO ON VACATION?
Maui

35. SUMMER OR WINTER?
Summer

36. HUGS OR KISSES?
Hugs - I'm definitely a "hugger".

37. FAVORITE DESSERT?
Anything Pie!!!

38. STRENGTH TRAINING OR CARDIO?
Cardio!!! Must add more ST

39. COMPUTER OR TELEVISION?
Little of both~ balance.

40. WHAT BOOK ARE YOU READING NOW?
Steven Tyler~ Does the Noise in My Head Bother You?
R.J. Palacio~ Wonder (recommended by my son)

41. WHAT IS ON YOUR MOUSE PAD?
I'm mouseless

42. FAVORITE SOUND?
My kids laughing

43. ROLLING STONES OR BEATLES?
The Beatles!!! Before I retired I carried a Beatles lunch pail to work every day.

44. WHAT IS THE FARTHEST YOU HAVE BEEN FROM HOME?
I went to Portugal in high school as an AFS exchange student.

45. DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL TALENT?
I'm a good listener and I'm honest.

46. WHERE WERE YOU BORN?
Whittier, CA

47. WHERE ARE YOU LIVING NOW?
Inland Southern California~ We are 3rd generation Southern Californians. Woo Hoo.

48. WHAT COLOR IS YOUR HOUSE?
Light brown~leather color/ White trim

49. WHAT COLOR IS YOUR CAR?
Red~ My car is 15 years old now~ Paint is worn.

50. DO YOU LIKE ANSWERING 50 QUESTIONS?
Yes, I would like to get to know other Sparkers this way.
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  • MEDDYPEDDY
    Ahhh - Leslie Howard, I simply loved him whenever he showed up in a movie..."Scarlet Pimpernel" I think I loved the most. I will nick this list from you another day!
    2299 days ago
  • SHERRY666
    THIS IS SO NEAT..... I LOVE YOUR FAVORITE SMELL... AND YOU ANSWER ON THE TATTOO'S.... I LIKE THE BEATLES AND THE STONES.... I'M INTERESTED IN THE STEVE TYLER BOOK YOUR READING....... THIS IS A GREAT WAY TO GET TO KNOW A PERSON... THE MORE I KNOW ABOUT YOU.... THE MORE I LIKE YOU.... THANKS FOR SHARING LESLIE....
    2299 days ago

    Comment edited on: 8/1/2012 2:23:10 PM
  • KANOE10
    I love chilli rellenos also. My tatoos would also be wrinkly..result of losing weight!

    I am loving the Olympics also..beach volleyball is so fun.

    We have kids about the same age.

    It was fun to get to know you.

    I am going to check out those two books. They sound interesting.

    Have a great day, my friend!
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    2299 days ago
  • _CYNDY55_
    emoticon .....50!
    Your Tattoo would still Look good!

    Chile Relleno's! Yummm!
    A fave restaurant in San Dimas...prepares them very well!
    Recipe for...have one.

    Loved your share about You.
    Answers All great to "Read"!

    ...........................
    ...............Thank You so much "Leslie" !
    2300 days ago
  • AJDOVER1
    Cool! Thanks for the little peek into your life.
    2300 days ago
  • BETHGILLIGAN
    Interesting!! I will do this eventually. We had many of the same answers!!! Chocolate moosetracks!!!
    2300 days ago
  • AWESOMECAROL55
    Great way to get to know a friend better! i think i may have to answer these questions one day!!

    Carol
    2300 days ago
  • MEADSBAY
    It is fun to get a tiny peek into one's sparkbuds' lives.

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    2300 days ago
  • TRAVELGRRL
    It is great to get to know you a bit better! I really like these 50 questions, have seen them around, and may have to answer them myself! I'll have to wait a few days though; I found myself nodding at MANY of your answers. I think we might be very much like-minded.

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    2300 days ago
  • SHEILA-45
    Oh...Chili Rellenos! Haven't had an any in years! I love them. The restaurant where I first ate them went out of business and nothing has compared to them since. emoticon
    Thx for sharing your 50 Leslie!
    2300 days ago
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