On Her Flying Trapeze

Saturday, June 10, 2006

The Meme’n Weekend

d hearts kWhen I downloaded the photos from the trip so far, I found this little piece of artwork, created by Daniel to make me swoon. It worked. It also reminded me of the shmoopy meme JD tagged me for a while back:

Two for Togetherness

Two things you compliment your husband on while in his presence:
1. His eyes.
2. His sweetness.
Two compliments you make about your spouse to your friends:
1. He is a genius.
2. He is amazingly patient with me.
Two traits you married him/her for:
1. His amazing white T-shirt collection
2. He remembered my name
3. His amazing human-spell-checker skills
Two days you cherished the most with your husband being together:
1. The day I looked like a piece of cheese.
2. The night we decided to get married. We were kneeling across from each other holding hands late at night. I didn’t want him to leave my apartment and go home. “What are we going to do about this?” I asked. He had a good answer
(Of course our wedding day and the birth of our children were kind of nice too.)
Two material things you could give your husband if you just inherited a fortune:
1. The saxophone of his dreams, complete with personal recording studio
2. All the photography equipment he could ever dream of, complete with Mac G-5 to edit the photos.
Two things you would miss the most if she/he left for two weeks:
1. His calming influence. I know it’s hard to imagine, but I’m a bit of a spaz.
2. His toes in bed with me
Two thoughts that crossed your mind when you first met/saw your spouse:
1. “This skinny white guy speaks Chinese? This, I must see.”
2. “I could marry him.” This is true. I have documented proof.
Two favorite dates:
1. Valentine’s Day lunch at the Space Needle
2. Trip to the local Pottery Painting shop to make the You Are Special plate
Two funny odd things you love:
1. Seriously, none of it seems odd anymore.
Two places you have lived with your spouse:
1. Provo, UT
2. Puget Sound, WA
Two favorite vacations:
1. Cape May, NJ – beach vacation/family reunion
2. Christmas 2005 when we got to see everyone from both of our families


While I'm at it, I think I'll play along with Cheerios on My Butt over at Children and Cheerios on the Loose.

Turn On's and Off's


What is your favorite word?
Cheese

What is your least favorite word?
That I can say on this blog? MOMMY! – when said with a shrieking whine

What turns you on spiritually,creatively,emotionally?
spiritually – music or silence
creatively – clean and organized space
emotionally – service, music, my children

What turns you off?
WHINING and rudeness

What's your favorite curse word?
For the LOVE!

What sound or noise do you love to hear?
Dan’s key in the front door lock as he comes home from work.

What sound or noise do you hate?
Okay, I think I’ll get in trouble if I say WHINING one more time. So… um… persistent whining, accompanied by pulling on the hem of my clothes.

What profession other than your own would you like to attempt?
Documentary film director or museum designer/curator.

What profession would you not like to do?
Massage therapist

If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say at the pearly gates?
SWEET! Welcome. Well done.

11 Comments:

Blogger Cmommy said...

I LOVE the last answer....yeah, "Sweet" is totally good! :-)C

6/09/2006 9:03 PM

 
Anonymous Adam and Lisa said...

love you daring.
fun post

6/09/2006 9:05 PM

 
Blogger Cheerio's on my butt? said...

OOH! My name was put on one of the more popular blogs! I'm soo fired up! :) Thanks for doing the Meme. I gotta do that togetherness one. I keep seeing it and it's cool. I like your favorite word! Ha! cheese. you're funny! I really enjoyed the two for togetherness. Sweet.

6/10/2006 5:24 AM

 
Blogger The Flip Flop Mamma! said...

I did 3 meme's in a row the other day, you should go check them out...cuz ya know, you don't have anything better to do , I'm sure. hehehe.

6/10/2006 9:02 AM

 
Anonymous HolyMama! said...

really? museum curator? my sis is one of those, and i think it sounds kinda boring. i mean, not for her. but that's interesting that you like the idea. except not at a kids' museum because you know... whining!

6/10/2006 4:02 PM

 
Blogger No Cool Story said...

What sound or noise do you love to hear?
Dan’s key in the front door lock as he comes home from work.


AWWWWW, I loved that! :)

6/10/2006 9:30 PM

 
Blogger Heather said...

What great memes!!! I know what you mean about the whining. I can't STAND it. There is nothing that drives me crazier!

6/10/2006 11:31 PM

 
Blogger Jeana said...

What, not one word about amazing Whopper super powers? BTW, it just occurred to me to ask...that's the Whopper candy, right? Not the burgers? Because that really could turn into a super-coronary.

6/12/2006 7:15 AM

 
Blogger Nicole said...

when I move to Gig Harbor next month we totally have to have lunch!!

6/12/2006 3:57 PM

 
Blogger Daring Young Dad said...

"Two funny odd things you love:
1. Seriously, none of it seems odd anymore."


I'm full of oddities, but one can become accustomed to them. :)

6/12/2006 4:01 PM

 
Anonymous Jd said...

Thanks for playing!! Gotta love the meme! you have taught me well.

6/16/2006 11:28 PM

 

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