September 08, 2009

Let's Get to Know Each Other!

Scarlett Style tagged her readers to take this survey. What fun to get to know such creative people!

1. What time did you get up this morning? Had to meet w/my gardner this morning, so later than usual - 7:15am
2. How do you like your steak? I have steak maybe once every 6-months, but a filet mignon and very rare.
3. What was the last film you saw at the cinema? Time Traveler's Wife
4. What is your favorite TV show? HGTV House Hunters and Privileged (that may be off the air this season...)
5. If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be? In Paris
6. What did you have for breakfast? Fage 0% yogurt with berries and banana and very strong Peets Coffee (brewed at home)
7. What is your favorite cuisine? Salads and Vegetarian dishes - Organic; love veggie dishes
8. What foods do you dislike? Fatty or greasy foods

9. Favorite place to eat? Enjoyed Del Frisco's in NYC, locally - Roppongi in La Jolla
10. Favorite dressing? Balsamic vinegar
11. What kind of vehicle do you drive? Lexus RX300, Infiniti G35S, Pruis Hybrid
12. What are your favorite clothes? Classic, tailored, with a little edge
13. Where would you visit if you had the chance? Ireland is my next planned trip
14. Cup 1/2 empty or 1/2 full? ½ full
15. Where would you want to retire? Hope to spend 1/2 time in Europe and 1/2 time on Martha's Vineyard or similar place with great ambiance.

16. Favorite time of day? Early mornings or late evenings
17. Where were you born? Los Angeles, United States of America.
18. What is your favorite sport to watch? None, ggggrrrr Gymnastics.

19. Who do you think will not tag you back? Not sure... hopefully someone will!
20. Person you expect to tag you back first? Not sure
21. Who are you most curious about their responses to this? Everyone, I look forward to learning more about people who have such incredible, creative blogs.
22. Bird watcher? Yes, I've tried to create a garden to attract them. I have many hummingbird (they are playful! One flew into the garage and then back out to the flowers!)
23. Are you a morning person or a night person? When I didn't have to get up at 5:00am, I liked to write, study, clean at night best, so I suppose naturally a night person (however, now I'm just exhausted!).
24. Do you have any pets? Yes! 3 angora bunnies: 11-year old Tealle Wooley (a Jersey Wooley); 7-year old Madelaine (a Jersey Wooley-Hotot); and 10-month old Lyonn (a Lionhead).

25. Any new and exciting news you'd like to share? I'm always looking for opportunities for promotions in my company. I hope to get more into the fraud aspects of analyst work this coming year.
26. What did you want to be when you were little? a pilot and veterinarian
27. What is your best childhood memory? hhhmmmm I remember a Friday where I had completed a huge class project-I still remember the sence of relief and 'freedom' I felt that I would have for the next 2-days

28. Are you a cat or dog person? hmmmm, I would say dog, because I would like a running companion
29. Are you married? Engaged for 3-years..we're happy this way at this point...;-)
30. Always wear your seat belt? Yes.
31. Been in a car accident? Yes, I was hit on 2 different occations, both on the back bumpers.
32. Any pet peeves? Where to start?! (just kidding) People without manners or propriety.
33. Favorite Pizza Toppings? Mushies, oregano, eggplant
34. Favorite Flower? Tulip and Hydrangia
35. Favorite ice cream? Taro or apple ff yogurt
36. Favorite fast food restaurant? Not a fast food fan, but I would say In-N-Out about every 6 months.

37. How many times did you fail your driver's test? None.
38. From whom did you get your last email? Officemate/collegue
39. Which store would you choose to max out your credit card? Bloomies and Nordstrom for shoes
40. Do anything spontaneous lately? Went for a 3 hour run at the beach

41. Like your job? yes
42. Broccoli? Yes! Sauteed with garlic (left crunchy). Great in salads
43. What was your favorite vacation? Three years ago in CT and of course 2 weeks in Paris.
44. Last person you went out to dinner with? My fiance.
45. What are you listening to right now? I listened to Cold Play driving to the office today.
46. What is your favorite color? I'm really loving the pale robin's egg blue for decorating; pink of course; and black clothing.

47. How many tattoos do you have? none
48. How many are you tagging for this quiz? All bloggers!
49. What time did you finish this quiz? 12:25pm
50. Coffee drinker? Yes, full bodied bold. I have to admit that I'm a horrible coffee snob!

I tag everyone who reads this! Please leave a comment with a link to your blog if you do it!!


Headbands and Hand Bags said...

Very fun list to read! I am with you on so many things, especially your flower pick, I love hydrangea!

K.C. said...

What a fun way to get to know each other. I think I'll do in on my own blog in a few days! I agree with so many of your points: particularly decorating with Robin's Egg blue, favorite flowers, and a nice Del frisco's meal, yum!

Anonymous said...

Fun! I might do this tonight too!! :)