Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Blogger Tag

I was tagged in a game of blogger tag by Turtles & Pearls, and this game is so much fun!

Rules of the Game
1. You must post the rules.
2. Post eleven fun facts about yourself.
3. Answer the questions the tagger set for you in their post, and then create eleven new questions to ask the people you've tagged.
4. Tag eleven people and link them on your post.
5. Let them know you've tagged them!

Eleven Facts
1.  I am currently in my senior year of college at High Point University and student teaching at a high school.

2.  I have the cutest beagle in the world - Honeygirl

3.  I love shopping, but don't usually buy something if it's not on sale.

4.  I love making things! I've been into art since I was really young.  I enjoy crafting, sewing, etc.  The best part is looking at something and being able to say, "I made that!!"

5.  I tend to worry, overthink things, and analyze situations A WHOLE LOT MORE than I should.  When I get that way, I get depressed, and when I get depressed I listen to Christmas music or Elvis.  If it's really bad, I listen to Elvis Christmas music ;) haha but between that and prayer, I can usually get out of whatever rut I'm in.

6.  I'm AWFUL at making transitions.  It takes me forever to get used to change and learn to be happy with it.

7.  I just recently acquired a taste for barbecue sauce, and started liking chocolate again after a year long hiatus from sweets, due to a huge cavity in my wisdom tooth!

8.  I LOVE going to the movies.  The only ones I really enjoy seeing, though, are comedies and kiddie movies.  My favorite movies are cheesy romantic comedies.

9.  I took dance lessons for 14 years, piano lessons for 8 years, guitar lessons for 3 years, and drum lessons for 3 months.

10.  I have a huge appreciation (and longing) for past decades.  Old Hollywood fascinates me, 60s and 70s music rocks my world, I want to bring bell bottoms and big skirts back, and I could watch the Brady Bunch all day.  Sitcoms are awesome - Full House is my favorite show.

11.  I'm always busy...I love being busy.  And traveling.  I want to have my own jet one day so that I can be more places in a shorter amount of time.

Turtles & Pearls' Questions
1. What is your dream career?
My ultimate DREAM is to be a movie star or talk show host! Right now, my career path is education - I'm student teaching at a high school, and I'd like to be a teacher for a little while at least. I'm not sure what grade level I wanna teach, though. :)

2. What accessory can you not live without?
I could not live without my pearl studs! My collection keeps growing and I have countless pairs in all sizes (and a few different colors)!

3. What qualities do you look for in a significant other?
The most attractive thing a guy can do is have a relationship with God.  With that being said, I decided a few years ago that I wouldn't date anyone who wasn't on fire for Jesus.  I also have to have someone who has a great sense of humor and acts like a big kid (like me).  Luckily, I found someone who fits that criteria :)

4. What is one thing that really gets on your nerves?
BRAGGING. We are all created equally.  We all have different talents and opportunities in life, but that doesn't make one of us better than the other.

5. Why did you start blogging?
I started blogging because I LOVE to write, and this blog thing looked like so much fun! I like seeing other girls' fashion ideas, sharing mine, and most of all, I like to share my feelings haha

6. What is your favorite way to spend a Saturday night?
Depends on the season, but I tend to go shopping, out to eat with friends or family, or maybe a basketball game in the winter.

7. Do you tend to plan ahead or do you just go with the flow?
Well I love to make lists and plan ahead.  I really thrive on doing that.  I make a list every month of things I want to accomplish that month (not that I always get them done).  But I've found that sometimes I have the most fun when I do things spontaneously and go with the flow! (Like Disney World a few weeks ago haha)

8. If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you choose?
Hmm...well now that I've finally gone to Disney World, I think the next place I really wanna go is Los Angeles.  But I definitely want to go to Israel at some point in my life, and recently I've been wanting to visit Africa or Australia. 
...That's more than one.

9. Do you color or highlight your hair?
I used to only get highlights, but the past few years I've been coloring it.  I think I'm killing it :(

10. What is one movie you could watch again and again?
Home Alone 2

11. What is your go-to outfit?


I'm tagging...

Chanelle at Filmmaker, Writer, Comedian
Nina at The Good Girl
Jennifer at If the Shoe Fits
Ashley at Everyday AEM
Brianna at Adventures of the Southern Wife
Whitney at Just a Country Girl
Laura at Life of Lu
Jeannie at Que Sera Sera
Nicole at Paris Hendrix: Loving Life as a Carolina Girl
Lauren at The Merry Mrs. Mobley
(I only tagged ten)

My Questions for Y'all:

1.  What is your favorite thing about blogging?

2.  If you could pick ONE artist to listen to for the rest of your life, who would it be and why?

3.  What is one quality you look for in a significant other?(this is a repeat question but I liked it)

4.  If there was only ONE season in the year, what would you want it to be?

5.  Heels or flats?

6.  What is the best vacation you've ever been on?

7.  What's your favorite perfume/scent?

8.  Favorite outfit (type) to wear?

9.  What's your life motto or a quote you live by?

10.  What do you think is the best quality to have in a friend?

11.  What's your favorite television show?

This was fun!!! Hope you enjoy it as well :)



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  2. High Point I've heard is such a great school! What a lucky girl! Love your blog! Now following! :]

  3. What a small world! I am from greensboro, and now go to school in Boone! I'm new to your blog & can't wait to read more!!

  4. I love that dress you're wearing with your adorable pup--it's so cute! I couldn't live without my pearl studs, either!

  5. Hey there! Love your blog! I read your responses to the questions and we are very similar! Especially numbers 3,4 and 8 AND I'm a teacher too...almost finished with my first year : ) I'm looking forward to reading more about you!

    New reader/Follower