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Tuesday, 27 May 2008


I've been tagged by Melissa here's what we are to do - Here are the rules. Tag the ABCs about you. Each player then tags 3 people and posts their names, then goes to their blogs and leaves them a comment, letting them know that they have been tagged and asking them to read your blog.
A -Attached or single: Attached
B- Best Friend: ‘A sewing machine, a sewing machine is a girl’s best friend!’ Remember that song? My best friend is Jennie and my best cyber-friend is Barb.
C-Cake or Pie: Pie – Lemon Meringue, apple, apple & apricot, apple & raspberry…….
D-Day: Every day is good except the days I have to go to the dentist.
E- Essential Item: My washing machine, I remember how horrible it was when I first got married 40 years ago and had to wash by hand, my knuckles were raw.
F- Favorite Color: Blue with Lavender coming a close second.
G-Gummi Bears or Worms: Neither, I don’t often eat sweets but I eat chocolate every day.
H-Home town: Nottingham, England
I- Indulgences: Custard donuts and pork crunch.
J- January or July?: July – the garden still looks good and usually it’s warm and sunny.
K-Kids: Colin, he’s 38, married and still I worry about him!!!
L-Life is incomplete without: my home.
M- Marriage Date: April 6th 1968
N- Number of Siblings: Two sisters and two brothers.
O- Oranges or Apples: Oranges, especially navels or blood oranges.
P- Phobias or Fears: Spiders – I even find it difficult looking at pictures of them.
Q- Quote: ‘Be completely humble and gentle: be patient, bearing with one another in love.’ (Ephesians 4:2) Unfortunately I’m not always like this but strive to be.
R- Reason To Smile: My little dog – he’ll do something really silly or cute and I can’t help but smile. When someone admires something I’ve done or made.
S- Season: Spring, when everything looks new and fresh but also winter, I love to see the trees looking like silhouettes against a misty background.
T- Tag Three: Barb, Lori and Kristine
U- Unknown fact about me: I have a huge, embarrassing mole on my stomach!!!
V- Vegetarian or Oppressor of Animals: Tried being a vegetarian but can’t cope without my meat.
W- Worst Habit: I sometimes wash my hands so often they become red raw and really hurt, can’t stand the thought of germs on my hands – I know it’s silly!
Y-Your favorite food: A good dinner, meat, potatoes, veg and gravy.
Z: Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius.


Kristine said...

Oh Ann!!!
I love your blog!!!!
Thanks for the tag!!! This was fun and I have passed it on!! I'm adding you to my side=bar too! You have sooo many lovely things to read about!!!
have a wonderful day!!!!

melissa sews said...

Thanks for playing along! It's always enlightening to find out those little tidbits about each other. I can totally relate about the hand washing thing - my little one is still in diapers, so I wash my hands alot, until they literally start to crack open. OUCH!!!