June 6, 2013

Hi, My Name is Steph

There are lots of new faces around here and so I figured it might be good to tell you a little bit about myself.  I'm too lazy to write my life story (give me a break, I ran 3 miles tonight) so I'm going to answer these random questions I found on the internet.  If you don't want to read this, I have an "about me" tab that pretty much sums up my existence or you can see the Facts of Me post.
1. Do you like blue cheese? - Can't get enough of it.  I especially like it on veggie burgers.
2. Have you ever smoked a cigarette? - Yep, and I still like them sometimes when I drink too much. (Go ahead & judge.)
3.Do you own a gun? - Nope, they terrify me.
4. What flavor do you add to your drink at Sonic? - We only have one Sonic here and I've never been.
5. Do you get nervous before doctor appointments? - Not really, except the one time I found a lump.
6. Do you like hot-dogs? - I don't eat meat.
7. Favorite Christmas Song? - Homemade Christmas in Kentucky (not sure why, but I love it.)
8. What do you prefer to drink in the morning? - Coffee & protein shake.
9. Can you do push-ups? -  Probably 5... the right way.
10. What’s your favorite meal? - Vegetarian Tacos from Rojo or French Toast or Pizza or Mac & Cheese
11. What’s your favorite piece of jewelry?  My wedding ring.
12. Favorite hobby? - Probably perfecting my lip syncing skills (plus this blog, I like that too.)
13. Do you work with people who idolize you? - Doubt it. I do love my team at work though.
14. Name a trait that you hate about yourself? - I'm pretty anxious and I don't love that.
15. Middle name? - Jill
16. Name 3 thoughts at this moment:  Wondering what my BFF Sam did for her  blog questions, thinking that run was a bad idea because of how sore I will be tomorrow and pizza rolls (they are always there somewhere.)
17. Name 3 things you bought yesterday:  A beer, a wedding card and toilet paper (I'm so exciting.)
18. Name 3 drinks you regularly drink. - Coffee, Smoothies and Wine
19. Current worry right now? - How sore I will be tomorrow after an Insanity workout & a 5k.
20. Current hate right now? - Nicolas Cage (sorry, I can't really get over it.)
21. Favorite place to be?  I have a few: Cape Cod, the shores of Lake Superior, my living room & Okoboji.
22. How did you bring in New Years? - A skiing trip with my family.  We were all asleep by 10:00 PM.

23. Favorite place to go? - VACATION
24. What is your most recurring dream? - I don't really have one.
25. Introvert or extrovert? - Extrovert
26. What color shirt are you wearing? - Black
27. Do you like sleeping on satin sheets? - No 
28. Can you whistle? - Never been able to and it's a little embarrassing
29. Favorite color(s)? - Green
30. Would you be a pirate? - Yes, I love tropical rum drinks and parrots and boating. Done.

31. What songs do you sing in the shower? - It's different every day, but it always include a dance party.
32. Favorite girl’s name? - Nora
33. Favorite boy’s name? - Max (these questions seem weird)
34. Who is your loudest friend?  Myself and my family (we are all loud.)  
35. What’s in your pocket right now?  Bobby pins and a pizza coupon.
36. Last thing that made you laugh?  This video that we watched.
37. Bed sheets as a child?  I think I had Winnie the Pooh first and then when I got a waterbed, I had clouds.
38. Worst injury you’ve ever had? - Broken foot or broken ankle, it sucks when you can't walk.
39. Do you love where you live? - I love Saint Paul and I love Minnesota.
40. How many TV’s are in your house? - We have 2 people in our house, but we own 5 TV's.  Gross.
41. What is your worst habit? - I have the mouth of a sailor.
42. How many dogs do you have?  Two dogs, a Schnauzer & a Rat Terrier/Chihuahua mix.
43. Does someone have a crush on you?  Other than my husband? If there is, I love daisies and tulips.
44. Do you own slippers?  Yes, numerous pairs.
45. What is your favorite book?  The Little Prince or anything written by Khaled Hosseini
46. What is your favorite candy?  Peach Rings and Caramellos
47. What is your favorite sports team?  Baseball - MN Twins, Football - MN Vikings, Hockey - LA Kings, Basketball - MN Timberwolves.  I do love the Red Sox too though...
48. What song do you want played at your funeral? - For a Dancer by Jackson Browne
49. What were you doing at 12 AM last night? - Sleeping
50. What was the first thing you thought of when you woke up this morning? - Rain, rain, go away.

Still here?  You win.  We are now friends forever.



  1. Yessss, friends forever. I agree with SO many of these. It's like you took the words right out of my mouth. Except that whole "Sam" comment, but I'll let that one slide. Just this once.

  2. i think we are twins, like fo real. Plus, I can't whistle either!!

    Can I steal this??

    boppy pins and a pizza coupon. I died.

  3. Friends forever. I love mac and cheese. Also, love going to Cape Cod!

  4. But the blue cheese and the cigg's down. Both disgusting, lady!!! ;)

    I struggle w/ being way too anxious too, hate it!

    I ♥ Pirates too, in fact, I've been one for Halloween 2 of the past 4 years! :)

  5. I could have pretty much written this entire list.

    We also have 5 TVs for 2 people. Ridic.

  6. oh don't mind me, just read every single one and love ya even more. and you've never been to sonic??? what!

  7. Damn girl, Insanity and a 5k? You're awesome. And it was fun getting to know you through these questions. :)
    - Rachel/ With Love, Rachel


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