Monday, September 12, 2016

For Sylvie

40 Questions That Sylvie Posted And Asked Others to Answer Too
HollyElise likes answering questions.
The Blog Comes Off Of Hiatus Randomly For a Questionnaire
1. Are you named after anyone? Nope! But I gave my daughter my middle name.
2. When was the last time you cried? As I finished reading "A Hat Full Of Sky" by Sir Terry Pratchett last night. I always cry at the end of that book.
3. Do you like your handwriting? Yep! It looks like a cross between my dad's (sharp, messy) handwriting and my mom's (smooth, well-shaped) handwriting.
4. What is your favourite lunch meat? Oven-roasted turkey :)
5. Do you have any kids? I have two hilarious children, ages 5 and 2.

6. If you were another person, would you be friends? Probably.
7. Do you use sarcasm? Definitely.
8. Do you still have your tonsils? Never had them removed, so yep.
9. Would you bungee jump? No. Noooo. Uh-uh. No way.
10. What is your favourite cereal? French Toast Crunch. 
11. Do you untie your shoes when you take them off? No... I untie them while muttering to myself about how I should have untied them when I took them off, as I am about to put them on.
12. Do you think you're strong? I have birthed two babies without pain relief. I'm Wonder Woman.
And so are you :)
13. What is your favourite ice cream flavour? Coffee.
14. What is the first thing you notice about people? Their expression.
15. Red or pink? Pink, please!
16. What is the least favourite thing you like about yourself? I don't really like my upper arms. Except that they help me lift my babies and carry things so I guess I like them okay.
17. What colour pants and shoes are you wearing right now? I'm barefoot and wearing grey and black leggings.
18. What was the last thing you ate? I tasted the peanut butter cookies I made for the kids' snack.
19. What are you listening to right now? My son watching his current favorite movie (Wall-E).
actual footage of me in the morning before coffee.
20. If you were a crayon, what colour would you be? Black and purple marble. 
21. Favourite smell? Vanilla and nag champa.
22. Who was the last person you talked to? My son...
23. Favourite sport to watch? If I have to watch a sport - hockey. #stereotypical
24. Hair colour that's real? My natural hair is light brown with blonde high lights. I have it at my roots right now, it's okay (the rest of my hair is purple. Or shaved off.)
25. Do you wear contacts? No, I'd like to try the fancy colored ones some day. I do wear glasses though.
26. Favourite food? Mexican food. Or avocados. 
27. Scary movies or happy endings? Happy endings.
28. Last movie you watched? What We Do In The Shadows. Hilarious
29. What colour shirt are you wearing? Grey t-shirt that says "but first, COFFEE" on it.
this shirt. but this wasn't taken today.
30. Summer or winter? Summer. Which is why I live in Hawaii.
31. Hugs or kisses? Hugs, in general. Kisses from my Beloved.
32. Favourite sweet food? Brownies. And ice cream. 
33. What book are you currently reading? I just finished "A Hat Full Of Sky" last night and haven't started anything else yet.
34. What is on your mouse pad? I don't have one.
35. What did you last watch on TV? Most of an episode of Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell on Netflix.
36. Favourite sound? I don't think I have one particular favorite sound.
37. Rolling Stones or Beatles? The Stones.
38. What is the farthest you have traveled? Here, I suppose. (Honolulu, Hawaii)
39. Do you have a special talent? I can remember all kinds of random weird facts.
40. Where were you born? Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. 


  1. Yahoo! Thanks for participating!

  2. Good answer on 12 :D
    What we do in the shadows is the kind of movie I still think about even if it's months since I saw it; and laughs! xD

  3. There is a Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell series? Wow, I need to check that out...^^