A Q&A: Odd Things About Me

40 odd things about me . . . Please play along! I love reading them. 😊
1. Do you like mustard? Yes but only on hot dogs
2. Choice of carbonated beverage? Pepsi please!
3. Ever traveled to another country? Yes, Canada many times.
4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? No thanks
5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? Hot dogs
6. Favorite Type Of food:
classic comfort food
7. Do you believe in ghosts? Not sure. Probably not. But maybe.
8. What do you drink in the mornings? Water, iced coffee,
cranberry juice
9. Can you do a 100 pushups?
Probably not
10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Spring all the way, except for the
allergy part
11. Favorite hobby? Knitting if only allowed one. Pokemon Go if allowed two.
12. Tattoos? Needles on purpose, hell no!
13. Do you wear glasses? Yes for up close
14. Phobia? Snakes, why is it always snakes???
15. Nickname? None
16. Three drinks you drink?  Water,
Pepsi, iced coffee
17. Biggest Downfall? High
expectations. It’s a set up for disappointment.
18. Rain or Snow? A warm rain
19. Piercings? 3 in ears. 2 in one 1 in the other
20. Age? 57
21. Taken or Single? Married
22. How long taken or single? 34 years
23. Kids? 2
24. Favorite color? Blue, gray, both, either
25. Employed? Self employed
26. Can you whistle? Yes, poorly.
27. Where were you born? The same town
I live in.
28. Brothers or Sisters? Nope
29. Ninjas or Pirates? Ninjas.
They’re stealthy.
30. Surgeries? Yes:
appendectomy, c section, 2 thyroidectomies.
31. Religious? Not
particularly.
32. Shower or Bath? Shower
33. Like gambling?
It’s ok but I don’t do it often at all
34. Are You Loyal? Overly so
35. Broken bones? None
36. How many tv’s in your house? 4
37. Worst pain ever? Grief or labor
38. Do you like to dance? Not really
39. Are your parents still alive? Nope
40. Do you like camping? Only if by
camping you mean a nice hotel with room service.

Thanks to Stitchedroots for sharing this quiz. Feel free to join in either in the comments or on your own blog. Leave a comment so we can read your answers.

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17 Responses to A Q&A: Odd Things About Me

  1. 40 odd things about me . . .
    1. Do you like mustard? Not much
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? None
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Yes, Spain, France, USA, Portugal, Greece, Italy.
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? No thanks
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? No thanks.
    6. Favorite Type Of food: Chocolate or cheese.
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? nope.
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Water, tea.
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? Absolutely not.
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Autumn.
    11. Favorite hobby? Knitting, gardening.
    12. Tattoos? no!
    13. Do you wear glasses? Yes, all the time.
    14. Phobia? Snakes.
    15. Nickname? None
    16. Three drinks you drink? Water, water, or weak black tea.
    17. Biggest Downfall? Depression.
    18. Rain or Snow? A warm rain
    19. Piercings? one in each ear.
    20. Age? 64
    21. Taken or Single? Married
    22. How long taken or single? 29 years.
    23. Kids? 2
    24. Favorite color? Red.
    25. Employed? retired.
    26. Can you whistle? no.
    27. Where were you born? The same town I live in.
    28. Brothers or Sisters? One sister.
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? No.
    30. Surgeries? Yes, 17!
    31. Religious? Absolutely not.
    32. Shower or Bath? Shower
    33. Like gambling? no.
    34. Are You Loyal? Yes.
    35. Broken bones? None
    36. How many tv’s in your house? 1
    37. Worst pain ever? Grief, childbirth, frozen shoulder.
    38. Do you like to dance? Yes.
    39. Are your parents still alive? Mother.
    40. Do you like camping? Absolutely not.

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  2. pammiemk says:

    1. Do you like mustard? Yes. I have 4 different kinds in my fridge now 😆
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? Ginger ale
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Yes, many, and lived in two.
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? Vodka, but rarely.
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? Both! Hot dogs with sauerkraut, relish, and mustard; burgers with bacon and cheese
    6. Favorite Type Of food: so hard to answer. Mexican, Thai, American, Korean
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? No
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Coffee and water
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? All at once? 😆 in a day, sure
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Fall
    11. Favorite hobby? Fiber and paper crafts; volunteering at animal shelters
    12. Tattoos? No
    13. Do you wear glasses? Contacts and reading glasses
    14. Phobia? Heights
    15. Nickname? No
    16. Three drinks you drink? Water, Coffee, tea
    17. Biggest Downfall? Fear of failure.
    18. Rain or Snow? Rain
    19. Piercings? 2 in each ear
    20. Age? 50
    21. Taken or Single? single
    22. How long taken or single? 2 years
    23. Kids? 0
    24. Favorite color? So difficult… green and warm colors in my home. I like to wear black, white, jewel tones
    25. Employed? Professor
    26. Can you whistle? Yes
    27. Where were you born? San Diego
    28. Brothers or Sisters? One sister
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? Ninjas
    30. Surgeries? No
    31. Religious? No
    32. Shower or Bath? Shower
    33. Like gambling? No
    34. Are You Loyal? yes
    35. Broken bones? None
    36. How many tv’s in your house? 0
    37. Worst pain ever? Migraine or broken heart
    38. Do you like to dance? Yes
    39. Are your parents still alive? yes
    40. Do you like camping? Depends where, how long, and with whom. Short duration adventures are cool.

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  4. claire93 says:

    40 odd things about me . . .
    1. Do you like mustard? no
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? unbranded cola
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Germany, Luxembour, Belgium, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Ibiza, Japan, Australia, born & grew up in UK, now live in France.
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? No
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? Neither. I’m gluten free so without the buns . . . I don’t bother
    6. Favorite Type Of food:fresh garden grown vegetables
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? No.
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Coffee
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? No way!
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Autumn & Spring
    11. Favorite hobby? Needlecrafts: xstitch, sewing, knitting, crochet & playing with my dolls.
    12. Tattoos? Yes, 2.
    13. Do you wear glasses? Yes all the time
    14. Phobia? None
    15. Nickname? None
    16. Three drinks you drink? coffee, hot chocolate and sparkling water
    17. Biggest Downfall? easily side-tracked.
    18. Rain or Snow? snow
    19. Piercings? double in both ears but I let them close up years ago
    20. Age? 55
    21. Taken or Single? Married
    22. How long taken or single? 33 years
    23. Kids? 3
    24. Favorite color?Purple
    25. Employed? no
    26. Can you whistle? no.
    27. Where were you born? Kent, England.
    28. Brothers or Sisters? 1 sister
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? Pirates – love Jack Sparrow.
    30. Surgeries? Yes: C-section, knee op and 2 foot ops.
    31. Religious? Not at all.
    32. Shower or Bath? Shower
    33. Like gambling? No
    34. Are You Loyal? yes
    35. Broken bones? Fractured rib
    36. How many tv’s in your house? 1
    37. Worst pain ever? double disk hernia – pain seemed never-ending
    38. Do you like to dance? Yes
    39. Are your parents still alive? Nope
    40. Do you like camping? In caravan yes, but not in tents

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  5. Anne Donovan says:

    40 odd things about me . . .
    1. Do you like mustard? No thanks
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? Lemonade
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Yes, all over EU, USA, Thailand, North Africa and lived in France
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? No thanks
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? Hot dogs
    6. Favorite Type Of food: almost anything
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? No until I meet one
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Tea followed by coffee
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? No way
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Autumn for the colours
    11. Favorite hobby? Knitting if only allowed one. Knitting
    12. Tattoos? No
    13. Do you wear glasses? Yes for up close
    14. Phobia? None
    15. Nickname? Not that I know of
    16. Three drinks you drink? Tea, coffee and wine but not mixed together
    17. Biggest Downfall? Bad choices of partner! Now happily single
    18. Rain or Snow? Snow
    19. Piercings? Ears
    20. Age? 62
    21. Taken or Single? Single
    22. How long taken or single? 5 years
    23. Kids? 2
    24. Favorite color? Turquoise
    25. Employed? Self employed
    26. Can you whistle? Yes, and in tune
    27. Where were you born? Leeds, UK
    28. Brothers or Sisters? 1 brother, 3 sisters
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? Pirates for their sense of adventure and free spirit
    30. Surgeries? Yes, several
    31. Religious? No, I have my own moral code
    32. Shower or Bath? Bath
    33. Like gambling? No, it’s dangerous!
    34. Are You Loyal? Very
    35. Broken bones? None
    36. How many tv’s in your house? 1
    37. Worst pain ever? Childbirth
    38. Do you like to dance? Not really
    39. Are your parents still alive? Yes
    40. Do you like camping? Mmmmm yes but not sure I should at my age!

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  6. chrisknits says:

    Answered on my blog, and we are kind of twins on lots of things!

    Liked by 1 person

  7. I love this. I’m going to do a post.

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  8. callmesly says:

    This was great fun! I posted it on my blog Here

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  9. Fun questions and interesting answers, as always! I’m going to post on this 🙂

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  10. 40 odd things about me . . . I’d normally do a post but sharing here as I’ve limited internet this week
    1. Do you like mustard? Yes but only mild American style mustard on hot dogs
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? Ginger ale
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Yes, lots.
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? Tequila in a frozen margarita
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? Veggie Hot dogs
    6. Favorite Type Of food: Italian…pizza, pasta, gelato all yum!
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? No
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Teapigs Redbush & Honeybush Tea
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? No, probably 2
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Fall/autumn
    11. Favorite hobby? Felting, then knitting…or is it knitting then felting hmmm difficult
    12. Tattoos? No, but maybe one day
    13. Do you wear glasses? Yes for reading
    14. Phobia? Spiders
    15. Nickname? LDP at school
    16. Three drinks you drink? Tea mentioned above, decaf Earl grey tea and ginger ale
    17. Biggest Downfall? My mum doesn’t want me in her life
    18. Rain or Snow? Snow …I love snow
    19. Piercings? 1 in each ear but I don’t wear earring
    20. Age? 47
    21. Taken or Single? Married
    22. How long taken or single? 11 years
    23. Kids? Nope
    24. Favorite color? Purple
    25. Employed? Self employed
    26. Can you whistle? Yes, but on an in breath only
    27. Where were you born? South of England
    28. Brothers or Sisters? 1 sister
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? Pirates
    30. Surgeries? Yes a few
    31. Religious? No
    32. Shower or Bath? Shower
    33. Like gambling? No, I went to Las Vegas and gambled a total of $2 and just saw potential ice cream money being wasted 😂
    34. Are You Loyal? Yes
    35. Broken bones? Nose
    36. How many tv’s in your house? 4
    37. Worst pain ever? Mouth infection
    38. Do you like to dance? Yes I love dancing
    39. Are your parents still alive? Yes
    40. Do you like camping? Yes, but only when it isn’t raining

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  12. 1. Do you like mustard? Only in a honey-mustard combination.
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? Doctor Pepper
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Spain, Russia, New Zealand, China, Sweden, ‘Murica
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? Vodka if I must
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? Cheeseburgers
    6. Favorite Type Of food: Thai
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? Nope
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Black coffee
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? Nope
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Summer
    11. Favorite hobby? Powerlifting
    12. Tattoos? No, but I do want some
    13. Do you wear glasses? No
    14. Phobia? Balloons
    15. Nickname? Hannah spanner fish cake (don’t ask)
    16. Three drinks you drink? Chai, coffee, water
    17. Biggest Downfall? Over-thinking
    18. Rain or Snow? Rain
    19. Piercings? 2 in each ear
    20. Age? 31
    21. Taken or Single? Taken
    22. How long taken or single? 4 months
    23. Kids? Never
    24. Favorite color? Green
    25. Employed? Yup
    26. Can you whistle? A bit
    27. Where were you born? Englandshire
    28. Brothers or Sisters? 1 of each
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? Ninjas
    30. Surgeries? None yet
    31. Religious? Not really
    32. Shower or Bath? Shower
    33. Like gambling? Not that bothered
    34. Are You Loyal? Yes
    35. Broken bones? Little finger
    36. How many tv’s in your house? 1
    37. Worst pain ever? Spraining my knee
    38. Do you like to dance? Yep!
    39. Are your parents still alive? Yes
    40. Do you like camping? No.

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  13. kathyreeves says:

    40 odd things about me . . . These are pretty fun! 
    1. Do you like mustard? Yes
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? Diet Cherry Coke
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Yes, Norway for six months as an exchange student, with a 3 week break to ride the trains everywhere!
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? No thanks
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? Cheeseburgers
    6. Favorite Type Of food: Mexican
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? No
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Coffee, coffee, and coffee
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? Are you serious?!!
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Spring, unless it just snows and snows.
    11. Favorite hobby? Whatever needle I have in my hand at the moment
    12. Tattoos? Not happening!
    13. Do you wear glasses? Yes, trifocals…
    14. Phobia? Dead animals…don’t ask why!
    15. Nickname? None
    16. Three drinks you drink?  Milk, water, coffee
    17. Biggest Downfall? Taking on too much…
    18. Rain or Snow? Snow
    19. Piercings? one in each ear, but I never wear ear rings
    20. Age? 57
    21. Taken or Single? Married
    22. How long taken or single? 31 years in April
    23. Kids? 2
    24. Favorite color? Blue violet
    25. Employed?Piano Teacher
    26. Can you whistle? No
    27. Where were you born? Roseau, MN
    28. Brothers or Sisters? one of each
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? Pirates, just because!
    30. Surgeries? None
    31. Religious? I follow Jesus, but I’m not religious like what most people think of
    32. Shower or Bath? Shower
    33. Like gambling? No, I want a guaranteed win when I spend money.
    34. Are You Loyal? Average
    35. Broken bones? Only cracked
    36. How many tv’s in your house? None!
    37. Worst pain ever? My throat when I had mono…it was extreme and never ending.
    38. Do you like to dance? No
    39. Are your parents still alive? My dad is going to be 91 in December!
    40. Do you like camping? Yes indeed, as long as there are no mosquitoes!

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  15. Stefanie says:

    1. Do you like mustard? Yes, on hot dogs, hamburgers, and sandwiches.
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? 7-up, Sprite, ginger ale, or Coke.
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Just Canada like twice.
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? Probably tequila.
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? Any
    6. Favorite Type Of food: As long as it tastes good
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? Not sure.
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Water
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? H to the no
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Fall & Winter
    11. Favorite hobby? Knitting
    12. Tattoos? None but want some although scared of the pain
    13. Do you wear glasses? Yep, coke bottles
    14. Phobia? Maybe spiders
    15. Nickname? Stef
    16. Three drinks you drink? Water, tea, juice
    17. Biggest Downfall? Hmmm…
    18. Rain or Snow? A warm rain
    19. Piercings? Used to have two in each ear but the upper ones closes and funny enough, the ones I got at 2 years old never close even though I don’t remember to wear earrings
    20. Age? 45
    21. Taken or Single? Married
    22. How long taken or single? 12 years
    23. Kids? 2
    24. Favorite color? Blue, green, purple
    25. Employed? SAHM
    26. Can you whistle? Use to be able to
    27. Where were you born? SF, CA
    28. Brothers or Sisters? One younger
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? Any
    30. Surgeries? Yes: 2 C sections, numerous dental ones
    31. Religious? Not particularly
    32. Shower or Bath? Shower
    33. Like gambling? Not really
    34. Are You Loyal? Overly so
    35. Broken bones? None
    36. How many tv’s in your house? 1
    37. Worst pain ever? Periodontal
    38. Do you like to dance? Yes
    39. Are your parents still alive? Yes
    40. Do you like camping? Not really

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  16. salpal1 says:

    I am late to the party, but here you go!
    1. Do you like mustard? Yes
    2. Choice of carbonated beverage? no bubbles fro me!
    3. Ever traveled to another country? Yes, I have been lucky enough to have done some traveling when I was younger, lately it’s just Canada
    4. Whiskey, Tequila, Vodka? Lemonade, please.
    5. Hot dogs or Cheeseburgers? one of each please, but if I MUST choose, it is a hot dog.
    6. Favorite Type Of food: meat and taters
    7. Do you believe in ghosts? Not sure. Probably not. But maybe. (I like your answer so am not changing it.)
    8. What do you drink in the mornings? Water,decaf coffee
    9. Can you do a 100 pushups? why would I? um no.
    10. Summer, Winter, Spring, Or Fall? Early summer before it is unbearably hot.
    11. Favorite hobby? playing with fiber
    12. Tattoos? You can go ahead of me, thanks.
    13. Do you wear glasses? only if my eyes are open and I want to see.
    14. Phobia? spiders. Snakes.
    15. Nickname? Sal, Nugget.
    16. Three drinks you drink? Water, decaf, lemonade. But you knew that already.
    17. Biggest Downfall? perfectionism
    18. Rain or Snow? I choose sun every time. then rain. You don’t have to shovel rain.
    19. Piercings? traditional – one hole in each ear
    20. Age?60
    21. Taken or Single? Married
    22. How long taken or single? oh, it’s confusing. Taken for 18 years. committed for 10. Married for 6. All to the same person.
    23. Kids? cats only in this house.
    24. Favorite color? Blue
    25. Employed? Yup, looking forward to retirement.
    26. Can you whistle? Yes,but you would ask me to please stop if I did it near you.
    27. Where were you born? at Grace New Haven Hospital in New Haven CT.
    28. Brothers or Sisters? 1 sister, 2 brothers
    29. Ninjas or Pirates? Can I have kittens?
    30. Surgeries? Yes: appendectomy, bone tumor removal (benign!) gastric bypass
    31. Religious? to my mother’s dismay, not really.
    32. Shower or Bath? Shower mostly
    33. Like gambling? Eh.
    34. Are You Loyal? I think so.
    35. Broken bones? Nope
    36. How many tv’s in your house? I was amazed to realize that there are three. One on teh craft room seldom is used, one in the workshop is in the box, and one in the living room that we watch regularly.
    37. Worst pain ever?appendix ready to blow.
    38. Do you like to dance? Sure. Am I good at it? No.
    39. Are your parents still alive? Yes.
    40. Do you like camping? I used to, but there were spiders and snakes. I think Iw ould like RV’ing…

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