Friday, January 18, 2008

Seven sets of eight things

8 things I am passionate about
  1. My son
  2. Protecting the environment
  3. Baking
  4. A clean kitchen
  5. Voting
  6. My family
  7. All things Disney
  8. Nomenclature/car safety

8 things I want to do before I die
  1. See my grandchildren
  2. Go to all the Disney parks
  3. Pay off my student loans
  4. Complete my family tree (including research & supporting documents)
  5. Visit Europe with my son
  6. Own my own home
  7. Not live paycheck to paycheck
  8. Travel the U.S.A. with my son
8 things I say often
  1. "Séamus Henry!"
  2. "Not in the hallway or kitchen" (in reference to the boy driving his cars on the linoleum)
  3. "We do not put anything in the toilet except toilet paper!"
  4. "I can't believe this!"
  5. "I have the caffeine patch. It's my invention. Each patch is the equivalent of 12 cups of coffee. You can stay up for days with no side effects." (Meet the Robinson's)
  6. Eat rocks.
  7. Scoochie over
  8. I hate football.

8 books I have read recently
  1. Raising boys without men
  2. Raising your spirited child
  3. Morning light by Catherine Anderson
  4. The wise woman by Philippa Gregory
  5. Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  6. Mao's Last Dancer by Li Cunxin
  7. Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
  8. Several Nora Robert's and Sherilynn Kenyon books

8 songs I could listen to over and over again
  1. Honestly this should be 8 songs I NEVER want to hear again.
  2. Online by Brad Paisley
  3. When I get where I am going by Brad Paisley
  4. Romeo by Dolly Parton
  5. Miss Otis Regrets by Bette Midler
  6. Landslide by Dixie Chicks
  7. anything John Denver
  8. Celtic instrumental music

8 things that attract me to my best friends
  1. Loyalty
  2. Giving heart
  3. Consistency
  4. Sense of family
  5. Intelligence
  6. joie de vive
  7. sense of humor
  8. ?

8 people who should totally do this meme
  • Honestly don't care if anybody does it. I was just up for a challenge!


  1. Very cool. I'll have to think about this one.

  2. Great list! I can definately relate to almost every thing on your list (except the books, sadly I don't read much right now)