ABC’s of Erica
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A – Age: 44
B – Bed size: Queen
C – Chore you hate: All of them!
D – Dog’s name: Jenna
E – Essential start your day item? 300mg Wellbutrin, lol.
F – Favorite color(s): Ugh! I hate this question! Earth tones or pinks & purples.
G – Gold or Silver: Gold, baybee!
H – Height: 5′ 2.5″ (And that 1/2″ is IMPORTANT!)
I – Instruments you play: The radio, the iPod.
J – Job title: Full-time mom, sample knitta
K – Kid(s): Thing One (10 1/2), Thing Two (8), Baby Paul (waitin’ for me in Heaven, would have been 5yo July 12, 2009)
L – Living Arrangement(s): Happy family of 4 + 1 dog + 1 hermit crab + 33 miles of yarn
M – Mom’s name: Ella
N – Nicknames: Schmerica, Marcie, Mom, Mommy, Mama, Poop, Rics, Sweet Pea
O – Overnight hospital stay other than birth: Most recent = hysterectomy in 2006, earlier = my worst bout of pneumonia as a kid (1st or 2nd grade) in an oxygen tent and everything
P – Pet Peeve: Too many to mention, unfortunately
R – Right or left handed: Right, right, baybee!
S – Siblings: 1 brother (stillborn in 1969, waitin’ for me in Heaven), 1 sister (6.5 years younger than I am)
T – Time you wake up: Welllll…the alarm goes off at 6:30 M-F, but I get UP somewhere between then and 7:20. Sundays (unless we’re teaching one of the kids’ classes), 7:30. Saturday, as late as I can manage!
U- Underwear: Yes, I’m in favor of underwear.
V – Vegetable you dislike: Okra
W – Ways you run late: When I have unrealistic ideas about what I can get done before I have to leave the house
X – X-rays you’ve had: Ugh. Lots: sinuses, chest, when I sprained my ankle, when I broke my foot, when I broke my ankle, when I first started seeing the chiropractor
Y – Yummy food you make: I’m a pretty good baker, though I don’t bake much any more.
Z – Zoo favorite: Gorillas & lions. I could sit by the gorilla exhibit for hours & watch.