Wednesday, November 26, 2008


OK - I was tagged again. It's a totally different one, so I hope it's not too boring...

A-Attached or Single: Attached
B-Best Friend(s): My family
C-Cake or Pie: Pumpkin pie
D-Day of Choice: Sunday - Less stress
E-Essential Item: Shoes with high-ish heels
F-Favorite Color: Clover green. Medium-light hued and gray-toned; not minty or pastel. Used to be the paint color of our main bathroom.
G-Greatest Accomplishment: Marriage and children. Not family related: Renovating a Huge Old House.
H-Hometown: Aloha, Oregon. Pronounced 'a-low-a' and not the way the Hawaiians do it
I-Indulgences: 2 hours alone in a bubble bath with a book.
J-January or July: July-It's warmer.
K-Kids: 4 sons, 3 daughters, ages 5 to 25. With just one husband!
L-Life is incomplete without: Books
M-My Favorite Food: Brownies. The gooeyer, the better, no nuts, powdered sugar on top. Yum!
N-Number of Siblings: Five brothers, no sisters. Very often when I see any one of my brothers, they always ask "so how's my favorite sister?" Ha!
O-Oranges or Apples: Oranges. Sliced, not peeled
P-Phobias: it's not really a phobia; I just prefer not being in small spaces. I will even leave the bathroom door open if no one is around.
Q-Quilts: I love to make them, and I only make them for the people I love
R-Reason to Smile: A son on a mission! Good Friends!
S-Season: I love summers in Oregon. Beautiful, and stays so green through most of the summer
T-Tag: Friends and Family: How about Starting Your Blog with this tag post! All of you who read this and don't have a blog yet, you are tagged! Also, all of my friends/bloggin' buddies: Kayla, Melissa, Candy, Laura, Andrea, Kathy, Amanda, Jade, Ginger, Jennifer, Dani, Michelle, and Mariann.
-Unknown facts about me: The first movie I remember seeing is "The Wizard of Oz" (on TV) The first movie I saw in a theater was the re-release of "Gone With the Wind" when I was 14.
V-Very favorite store(s): Kohl's (style and convenience) Target (variety and convenience) Ross (if I have time to pick through the junk)
W-Worst habit: Saying "Uh huh" when someone in my family says something to me, and not really hearing a word they say
X-X-ray or Ultra Sound: Had 5 baby Ultra Sounds. My first two were surprises. I definitely liked knowing better.
Y-Youthful Nickname - Lou - and Never Ever call me that...
Z-Zodiac: Taurus, although I don't believe in that stuff...


susette said...

Oh i love ♥ that you also have a son on a mission. Me too :)

Pa said...

Loralee - Mitt's proposal for the auto industry has now been posted as a hyperlink on the political scene blog. You have a wonderful family - enjoy the day!

Messy Jess said...

I was tagged with this too but it makes my head hurt to think about the answers... Busy busy girl you are!