Monday, November 10, 2008

My First Tag

Can you believe it? I've never been "tagged" before on someone's blog, and if I have, I just plain don't remember it... but my friend Janeal tagged me and so I thought "hey, why not? It could be fun... or not." So we'll see. Here goes:

8 Things I am Passionate About:
(note... for those of you who really know me, I am not a passionate person, so let's just say "8 things I really love")
1. My husband (and best friend) Mitch
2. My four children
3.My family- especially my sisters (but my brothers rock too, so do my parents!)
4. My friends
5. Baking- especially at Christmas!
6. Going on vacations
7. The Gospel
8. Decorating cakes and cookies

8 Words or Phrases I say a lot:
1. Holy Moley!
2. freakin
3. oh garbage!
4. no problem
5. Okey Dokey
6. What the crap?
7. I love you
8. What the...!

8 Things I want to do before I die:
1. Go on a cruise with my whole family!
2. Get out of the house we are in
3. Get out of debt
4. Get back to the temple (it's been a while- oops)
5. Take my kids to Disneyworld
6. Serve a mission with Mitch
7. Go back to a Culinary School to be a pastry chef
8. Travel with my hubby

8 things I've learned in my life:
1. Don't say things when you are angry, cool off first before speaking (I'm still working on this one)
2. I can't just eat what I want- it did catch up with me
3. Prayers are answered
4. Trials do happen, it doesn't mean God doesn't love you
5. Stay close to family- they're all you have in the end
6. Lies will always slap you in the face
7. Happiness is contagious
8. Smile, if you don't, everyone always thinks you're in a bad mood!

8 Places or things I would love to see:
1. Conference center at Temple Square and the park on top (I have never seen them!)
2. Italy (again)
3. Alaska (as a cook for my Dad's fishing trips)
4. Broadway Musical "Wicked"
5. Church history sites
6. My kids married in the temple
7. Hawaii (again)
8. Me, at the weight I was when I got married, and Mitch's face when I look like that again!

8 Things I currently need or want:
1. Alone time with Mitch -a date would be nice
2. My nails done
3. Money, Money, Money
4. To lose weight
5. The motivation to lose weight
6. To see my family
7. To be a better singer
8. Another cruise

8 People I Tag:
Whoever wants to do this- it definitely makes you think about things! Kind of fun too, but I think I'll wait a while before doing another one.


The Chandlers said...

okay. nice about not ever being tagged! i just tagged you like 2 weeks ago but whatever.
anyway, i loved reading those. you are so funny. i love your sense of humor.

Toni said...

You are funny! I too want to see wicked. I know that is an odd one that sticks out, but I REALLY want to see it! I cannot believe that you have not been to the conference center! It is very cool (yep, I am bragging a little) I LOVE LOVE LOVE your new pic on your header. Such a cute fam!

Brewertons' Avenue said...

Ok! I loved what you said. I also have to tell you about the HCG diet. I am totally doing it. My friend just did it and she lost 20 pds in 6 weeks. Hope to see you soon. Laura

Lacey and Lindsay said...

I love the new family picture!!! Way cute and modern.

ksujosie said...

good to see you the other day- i run into you more now that i am not in the ward any more....wild!

cathi stanger said...

Wow, that picture was amazing. It did look like Creed in a dress. I had forgotten all about that picture. My little darlings looked so cute at Halloween--even Madely Jo's hair! You are the best parents ever. Love to all the McClellans. GC