100 Questions

Accio Padfoot (and isn’t that just the dream?  c’mere Sirius!) posted a Q&A, and I couldn’t resist trying it out myself.  Plus I couldn’t think of anything else to write about today.  Win/win!

Do you take the shampoo or conditioner bottles from hotels?
Yes, of course.  They make for perfect travel-sized shower necessities the next time I fly somewhere!

Have you ever stolen a street sign before?
I haven’t, but I HAVE taken a picture that made it LOOK like I stole a street sign.


Do you like to use post-it notes?
Yeah, sure, but I like having a notebook handy better.

Do you cut out coupons but never use them?
No.  All my coupons are of the online variety.

Would you rather be attacked by a bear or bees?
Bees!  My God, who would choose to be attacked by a bear!?   Continue reading

Lord of the Rings Tag

When I saw that If We Shadows Have Offended posted this tag, I gasped out loud and immediately knew I had to do it here, since Lord of the Rings always reduces me to becoming a slavering fanatic.  Let’s go!

1. When did you first discover The Lord Of The Rings?

This is a little embarrassing for my nerd persona, but I read them in, like, 6th grade and only liked them.  I didn’t read them very thoroughly either, because I thought Aragorn wound up with Eowyn and was SUPER confused when Movie Aragorn started getting romantic with Movie Arwen (in my defense, Book Arwen barely exists).

I first EMOTIONALLY discovered The Lord of the Rings when my brother invited 7th grade me and one of my guy friends to see it with all of Roy’s high school friends.  Roy was trying to set us up, but little did he know I would leave the theater in love–with a story, not a boy.

#storyofmylife   Continue reading