In the 5th grade, I was on the cheerleading squad but dropped out because I wanted to play with my best friend. She had once attended my school but moved across town in which I rarely got to see her. I don’t know why, but I still feel guilty about that choice.
I enjoy attending Renaissance Fairs and Shakespearean Festivals.
Fur Elise reminds me of a boy I use to have a crush on in the 2nd grade…and 3rd grade… and 4th grade… and 5th grade... One never forgets their first crush!
Lonesome Dove and Disney’s Little Mermaid were my favorite movies when I was a teen.
I love thunderstorms. I enjoy looking out my picture windows and watching them roll in!
I have four wonderful nephews who keep me on my toes! Joey and I share a love of music. Devon is my football star. Nate is my smart whiz-kid who cracks me up with his jokes and wit. And, Scott T. makes me smile and laugh, especially when he reads to me!
I cannot drive long distances without a travel buddy. As a child, my mother would tell me that if I fell asleep in the car when we traveled that we would be closer to our destination when I woke. This worked! However, since I spent much of my childhood traveling around the United States, my… Continue reading 100 Fun Facts About Me – Fun Fact #66
I created the poem Casting Away while sitting on the rocks under the Blue Water Bridges. There was an older gentleman casting his line into the mouth of Lake Huron that day, and he reminded me of my own grandfather who owns a bait shop south of Harbor Beach, Michigan.
I hate tomatoes, but I love ketchup and spaghetti sauce. I will even puree tomatoes for my chili!