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Tagged By Lindsey


And since I love Lindsey...


5 things on my to do list:
  • never ending laundry
  • pay bills
  • register Max for t-ball
  • make dentist appointments
  • read LOST spoilers


10 things i enjoy:

  • watching my tv shows, and talking about LOST to anyone else who watches it
  • watching a Jazz game on Friday night while enjoying Cafe Rio, with Aaron
  • Girls Night Out
  • beautiful weather, especially when I am enjoying it in Newport
  • pedicures
  • Sunday dinners with my family
  • a clean house (but not cleaning the house)
  • SHOPPING
  • hanging out with the Romines
  • the cookies n' cream shake from Chic-Fil-A... and diet coke (but not together)


Suddenly A Billionaire:
Assuming I've already paid tithing...
  • I would donate half of it to Cancer Research (cause I really need for there to be an immediate cure for this crappy disease).
  • prepay for all 5 of our kids missions and college, and take the family back to this place, and also to this place.
  • get a new Toyota Sequoia (because I love my "stupid SR5" so much- an inside joke I'll have to share with ya'll someday)
  • develop a neighborhood full of cul-de-sacs and give all of my friends and family a free lot so we can all live by each other
  • build my dream house, and then save the rest for a rainy day.


5 jobs I have had:
  • Bite Me Cookies
  • Hostess with the mostess at Brick Oven
  • Seller of fine jewelry at Zales
  • Partner Liaison at Franklin Covey (part time, from home)
  • Mom and wife- every minute of every day


5 things most people don't know about me:

  • that my life is an open book and everyone knows pretty much everything there is to know about me
  • I was born with a permanent dimple in my right thigh
  • I throw up at the drop of a hat- cars, cruise ships, dirty diapers, watching someone spit toothpaste into the bathroom sink... it's all bad news for me
  • I love to golf, but I'm a horrible golfer
  • I can't wait to be summoned to jury duty


5 people I tag...

Comments

Amanda Jane said…
I thought I would have to be the only one crazy enough to want to serve on a jury. I like traffic school, too. no joke.
Anonymous said…
I love your "Tag" information! I felt bad I didn't get a chance to meet you while I was in Utah. You had just left Kelly's before Noah and I arrived!

I love to golf too...although I'm terrible. :)
Anonymous said…
Wow...we made the Top 10 list! I'm so honored to be mentioned. But, why can't we be higher on the list? I was expecting maybe a 3-4, not 9. Just kidding...we love hanging out with you guys too, of course! Thanks again for the party...you rock!
-JOEY ROMINE
Katie said…
Can we come live in your "cul-de-sac neighborhood"? Can we also come with you to Hawaii and St. Thomas? That'd be lovely!
Rachie said…
Jury Duty! You are loco...
mrs. r said…
loved every minute. you are a good sport!
Eliza said…
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Eliza said…
I HEART jury duty too!!
the 84RKR said…
you and stephanie remind me a lot of each other. well, i think i'm all caught up on the mccaleb family now. i've always thought of you guys as one of the cool families from 1st ward. hope all is well
p.s. i love LOST like a pregnant woman loves her bump.
You're looking forward to getting a summoned to jury duty? I guess you either belong in loco your side or your husbands family side. :-)

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