A. Age - 51
B. Bed size is a king
C. Chore I dislike – cleaning toilets
D. Dogs – adore them; but then, I love most animals
E. Essential start of your day – a nice big glass of iced tea, even when there is snow on the ground
F. Favorite color – don’t really have one, but I really dislike orange
G. Gold or silver? Silver
H. Height – 5’3 1/2
I. Instruments you play or played - I played the violin as a child. Can still remember my sadistic violin teacher.
J. Job title – volunteer extraordinaire?
K. Kids – 2 college-aged kids
L. Live – rural Virginia
M. Moms name – Margaret
N. Nicknames – none
O . Overnight hospital stay – other than when I was born? Had my tonsils out, had to stay overnight for observation after a head injury (caused by my brother), and when I had my 2 children
P. Pet peeve – unfortunately, lots of them. Typos in books; people who cannot understand the difference between your and you’re or their, they’re, and there; people who leave shopping carts in the middle of parking lots…
Q. Quote from a movie – “Vote for Pedro”
R. Righty or lefty – Lefty; I’ve been told I’m sinister
S. Siblings – younger brother and sister
T. Time you wake up? 6:30-7:00 a.m.
U. Underwear - MYOB
V. Vegetables you don’t like? Beets and radishes
W. What makes you run late? Other people. I’m obsessive about being on time - sometimes it's not very healthy.
X. X-rays have you had any? Dental, back when I had whiplash, and the above-mentioned head injury caused by my brother (do you think I’m holding a grudge too long?)
Y. Yummy food you make – chocolate chip cookies baked with my daughter
Z. Zoo animal favorite? Hard to choose – I love them all!