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Wednesday, March 28, 2007

100 Things...

It seems like a lot of my friends and family are coming up with these lists of 100 random things about them. I am going to take the challenge to see if I even know 100 things about myself. Here goes:

1. My given name is Jill Suzanne Elam
2. I am 32 years old
3. I was born at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, TX
4. It is the same hospital where I had Scarlett
5. I had Wonder Woman underoos
6. In kindergarten I had to sit under the teacher's desk for pretending to squirt glue at someone
7. I never got in trouble again in Elementary school
8. Except in 4th grade when I had to write my name on the board for talking
9. Fourth grade was also the first time I got a valentine from a boy- a card and a velvet rose
10. I am not a picky eater
11. I hate listening to other people eat
12. I also hate hearing people smack/pop their gum
13. My favorite food is Chinese
14. My favorite TV show of all time is I Love Lucy
15. I don't have a favorite color
16. I played the flute in 6th and 7th grade
17. I quit in 8th grade so that I could take dance lessons
18. In high school I was one of three girls who made the dance team as a sophomore
19. On a dance team trip I got food poisoning and had to sleep with the dance team director
20. I later found out it wasn't food poisoning...I am allergic to oysters
21. I love going on vacation
22. My favorite place to go is anywhere with a beach
23. I do not like to unpack after vacation
24. I love getting manicures and pedicures
25. I do not like other people's feet and freak out when feet touch me
26. I am not a morning person
27. I still sleep in every morning until around 8:30
28. Because I am not a morning person, I can get up, shower, and get out the door in 45 minutes just so I can have a few extra minutes in bed
29. If I don't have to shower I can get out the door in 20 min.
30. I love coffee with creamer and Splenda every morning
31. I don't know how to make coffee
32. I do know how to mow and edge the lawn, but will be sore for a week if I have to do it
33. I have only lived in San Antonio and Lubbock
34. I don't wear contacts/glasses
35. I am not good at driving a standard car and could only do it in a severe case of emergency
36. I am a worrier
37. After lots of prayer, I am improving on that
38. I talk to my mom almost every day
39. I see my sister at least 4 times a week
40. I am not an animal person
41. The older I get, the less I like crowds
42. I am afraid of heights
43. Growing up, I always wanted to be a teacher and a mom
44. Becoming a mom has made me a slight germaphobe
45. I love watching movies
46. I eat ice cream almost every night
47. I love Magic Shell
48. Summer is my favorite season
49. I met Brody on a blind date
50. I love to organize and clean things out
51. I am a decent cook
52. I would love to take cooking classes
53. My birthday is March 12, 1975
54. I have a bad habit of playing with my hair
55. I had jaw surgery the summer before my freshman year in high school
56. I was hospitalized in college for a kidney infection
57. Because I'm a hypochondriac, I thought I had HIV from getting a tattoo
58. I have a tattoo
59. I also have a wild imagination
60. Besides my jaw surgery, I have never broken a bone
61. I didn't get chicken pox until the 6th grade
62. I can waste hours on the computer
63. I love taking pictures, but am not very good at it
64. When I was young, I loved going to Camp Bandina
65. My favorite chips are Cheetos
66. I am afraid of gecko lizards
67. I do not like to sweep/mop
68. I don't always make my bed when I get up in the morning
69. I am always behind on my ironing
70. I have watched Days of Our Lives since high school
71. My first car was a 1983 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme
72. I skipped school a few times in high school so that my friends and I could go out to breakfast
73. I got caught by my dad who came up to school
74. I never sneaked out of the house
75. I have a guilty conscious and cannot tell a lie
76. Because of that, I would always confess to going to parties in HS
77. I was much more wild in college
78. After college I became more of a homebody
79. I loved my first apartment and living by myself
80. I love playing board games
81. I am not a fan of exercising
82. I love a clean car
83. I love having my back scratched
84. Growing up, I was close to my cousins on my mom's side
85. I failed my driver's test the first time because my mom's car died during parallel parking
86. I am a list maker
87. My wedding anniversary is December 29, 2001
88. I didn't cry at my wedding until we discovered someone had broken in and stolen all of the purses
89. Brody and I went to the Bahamas on our honeymoon
90. It rained the entire time
91. On the plane ride home, I sat directly in front of my ex-boyfriend right before meeting Brody
92. I don't like any type of cobbler dessert
93. I have been in two car accidents, both in the rain
94. I was baptized when I was 15
95. I shave my legs every day...all the way up
96. I have awesome siblings that I love dearly
97. My parents are my heroes
98. My husband is the perfect match for me
99. My daughter is a daily reminder of God's love
100. I love being pregnant


Jaime said... did it! Good list. Some of the things, I didn't even know. Keep up the good blogging. Ha ha. :-)

myra said...

I didn't know we had that much in common. Maybe some of it is being a first born?

BTW Scarlett is so beautiful!

Don and Lisa Osborn said...

Hi Jill,

I just found your blog! Welcome to the world of blogging.

I had fun reading your list and laughed out loud on a couple of them.