11.09.2006


Thirteen Things About Me



1. I am madly in love with my wonderful husband. We celebrated our 20th anniversary this year. It's been an amazing adventure and I look forward to many more years of fun and excitement together!

2. I love being a mom. Even though my boys present me with numerous challenges, I love them immensely and wouldn't trade being their mom for anything.

3. I have been a born-again believer in Jesus Christ since March 18, 1990. I accepted Jesus at Calvary Chapel Nederland (a tiny little church in the mountains in Colorado).

4. I am addicted to Dr. Pepper.

5. I have a continual internal battle going on between my organized, AR side and my lazy, procrastinating side. I have to laugh when people think I am organized and have things together. I try very much to be like that, but then my LP side likes to throw that all out the window. I'm forever seeking balance . . . but I only see it as I go flying wildly past it on my way to the other end of the spectrum.

6. I am a Scrabble junkie - along with my Mom and sister. Of course, it's hard to be a Scrabble junkie all by yourself - it's pretty boring.

7. I am a former night owl. I used to be able to live (quite successfully) on just a few hours of sleep a night. However, as I've gotten older, my body disagrees and requests more sleep. If I don't comply, I have to pay the price. At first I felt ripped off by not having as many waking hours in my day to accomplish whatever I thought I needed to do. I've learned to get over it and at least attempt to get a good night's sleep.

8. I would love to be a photographer and a writer. I don't do too bad with a camera, but would love to learn more. I'm not even sure why I want to write, but I just like to. Probably because I love words, I love to read, and I'm a closet editor of everything (of course, now that I've said that, someone will be kind enough to point out my errors, no doubt! LOL!).

9. My favorite food is Mexican.

10. I am a recovering control freak.

11. Most every morning for breakfast I have an iced chai latte and a brown sugar mini bagel (toasted with butter).

12. I am miles behind on scrapbooking, but now that I have a dedicated space, I am able to get more done than I used to.

13. I just entered the digital age last week when I got my very first digital camera! But that still doesn't mean I'll be giving up film any time soon.



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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

hmmm....I guess i am a recovering control freak too:)
Happy New Year!

Dianne said...

Thanks, Tina! I enjoyed your pix of the groovy NYE disco party! Our family didn't dance, but we had friends over, played games, ate too much, laughed even more, and watched fireworks on the top of Pikes Peak.

Blessings to you in 2007!

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