Thursday, March 29, 2007

yes, i do exist

it's been quite a while since i have blogged.
here's a meme to try to get myself back into the swing of things.

7x7 Meme

Seven Things to Do Before I Die:
1. hot air balloon ride
2. see James Taylor live, and up close
3. have babies and grandbabies
4. drive across the country
5. spend some time in Salinas, CA - John Steinbeck land
6. have at least a summer place on a lake in Maine
7. write a book

Seven Things I Cannot Do:
1. enjoy olives
2. sports
3. really speak another language
4. really discipline my cats
5. stop buying yarn
6. swim (i can just about keep my head above water)
7. wrap my head around how things work - like cars & computers & electricity

Seven Things That Attracted Me To (Massachusetts):
1. it's where i went to college
2. it's just about halfway between Connecticut & Maine (where hub's family is and where my family is)
3. town particular: right on the ocean
4. town particular: it's NOT salem or beverly (the other towns with apartments in our price range)
5. apartment particular: cats allowed
6. apartment particular: 2 bedrooms
7. apartment particular: we're getting closer to being next-door neighbors to Chuck & Hannah

Seven Things I Say:
1. "holla!"
2. "well, i cleaned the house today."
3. "hello peanut!"
4. "your mom (something completely inappropriate.....)"
5. "so i found this thing online..."
6. "i think i need to get some yarn"
7. "chooooocolaaaate. pleeeeeeeeease."

Seven Good Books:
1. east of eden - john steinbeck
2. poisonwood bible - barbara kingsolver
3. prayer for owen meany - john irving
4. le petit prince - antoine de saint-exupery
5. blueberries for sal - robert mccloskey
6. anne of green gables - l.m. montgomery
7. pride & prejudice - jane austen

Seven Good Movies:
1. stranger than fiction
2. elizabethtown
3. nanny mcphee
4. all the lord of the rings
5. all the harry potters
6. the hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy
7. anchorman: the legend of ron burgundy

Seven Blogs to Tag:
no tagging from me - but feel free to play!