Photography from our private collection.
I was tagged by rdl to do the A-Z meme, so here are a few random facts about me and my life.
A - accent: Awwww…bless your heart, honey. Let’s see – as I sit on the veranda drinking my lemonade, I guess I can admit to a bit of a southern drawl.
B - booze: white zinfandel; sparkling white wines; Margarita: on the rocks with salted rim, and frozen with strawberries and sugared rim
C - chore I hate: I don’t like chores, so I don’t do them! ;)
D - dogs/cats: none at the moment – Sheltie and Terrier went to "pupppy heaven" at ages 18 and 15, respectively. :( Miss them very much and will be puppy parents again one day.
E - essential electronics: computer, cell phone and charger
F - favorite perfume/cologne: Carolina Herrera 212
G - gold/silver: gold most often, but occasionally silver
H - hometown: Atlanta, GA
I - insomnia: yes
J - job title: “the happy gardener” but once a social worker and even earlier an English teacher
K - kids: none
L - living arrangements: in a house with my man, surrounded by lush gardens, birds, squirrels, deer, and raccoons - with an occasional nearby bear sighting in spring.
M - most admired trait: sensitivity
N - number of sexual partners: married
O - overnight hospital stays: one at age 3
P - phobia: snakes, shots, germs – anti-bacterial wipes after shopping carts!
Q - quote: Be the change you want to see in the world ~ Mahatma Gandhi
R - religion: none – eastern philosophy
S - siblings: one sister
T - time I usually wake up: depends on what time I go to bed – I usually sleep in 4 hour intervals.
U - unusual talent: beautiful gift wrapping
V - vegetable I refuse to eat: none – I even like rutabagas now!
W - worst habit: interrupting people!
X - x-rays: lumbar, left hip, left leg
Y - yummy foods I make: rum cake, home-made veggie soup, spoon cornbread, curried chicken salad
Z - zodiac sign: Virgo