I love me a survey

A week ago, my awesome buddy,NIkki, linked me in her post to finish this survey. I love me a survey- so I was thrilled!
Here are the “rules”:
#1: You must post these rules.
#2: Each person must post 11 things about themselves on their blog.
#3: Answer the questions the tagger set for you in their post and create 11 new questions for the people you tag to answer.

11 Things About Me

  1. I am double jointed. I can touch my thumb to my forearm, put my legs behind my head, and I even had shoulder problems when swimming in highschool because of it. (I had to kick for weeks!)
  2. I want to go to the summer olympics to see ANY swimming event. Maybe in 2016 haha

     3.     Before becoming a nurse, I worked as a lifeguard and I babysat. That was it haha

     4.     The only time I lived outside of St Louis, was when I went to college at SMS in Sprinfield, MO for a year and a 1/2.  I still see 9 out of the 12 people here (thats me w/ the funny face. Top row, third from the left)

     5.      I left SMS when I found out I was pregnant w/ Andrew, and started nursing school at SIUE. And ended up meeting the best friends are girl could EVER ask for. the F4!

        6.      My family has a farm in Illinois. So I consider myself both a county AND city girl haha

       7.       I went to an ALL GIRL CATHOLIC highschool. But it really was awesome. I loved it! No boys to worry about! (yes there is a boy in this picture. He did NOT go to my school haha. Im the top Right)

         8.      I love being silly. They make the best pictures!

     9.       I was engaged for three years, before I ended the relationship. It was the HARDEST decision I have ever had to make.

    10.      One of my favorite shows is Ghost Adventures, and I had a secret crush on Zak. Until I followed him on twitter. We would not work out 😦 It’s good to know now than later haha

     11.       I love to read! I’ve read Harry Potter MULTIPLE times. I just finished reading the Hunger Games series. Now what???

My answer’s to Nikki’s questions:

  1. What’s your favorite home workout?

P90X is a great workout in a short amount of time

      2.    What type of food do you feel best describes you? Why?

 Ketchup. My family always says “Do you want some fries w/ your ketchup?” haha

      3.    What are some of your staple refrigerator items?

Yogurt, strawberries, spinach wraps, peppers, shredded cheese, and eggs.

yogurt, apple, and cinnamon

     4.      What is the last movie you went to see?

Cars 2 w/ Andrew. Although we mostly have movie nights at home

     5.      If you could have a superpower, what would you want?

I would fly. Even though I’m scared of heights….haha

 

     6.      How would you describe yourself in three words?

compassionate, sarcastic, and honest

     7.    What’s your favorite spice?

Everyone can guess this- Cinnamon. Even people at work know this haha

     8.     Are you still friends with your best friends from when you were growing up?

My best friend are Jill (my cousin) and Kim who I met in preschool (Im on the far left, Jill is in the middle in the silver, and Kim is in the other black dress)

Before our freshman dance

     9.     Would you rather be really hot or really cold?

Hot. I hate being cold! Even though I didn’t turn the heat on in my house till the middle of december haha

     10.   Do you have a favorite piece of artwork? Painting/portrait/sculpture, etc?

I dont have any paintings, but I do love these quote

     11.    What is your favorite sport to watch, if any?

Baseball. I especially love watching the Cardinals

Question for you:

What is your favorite home workout?

How would you describe yourself in three words?

 

Clover Wedding

Over the weekend, I was THRILLED to be apart of my best friends wedding.

My friend Jessica and I meet first in college for nursing school.

Nursing School Graduation 2008

We have been best friends since 2005

When she asked me to be one of her bridesmaids, I was so excited!

So on Friday, my friend Carolyn, Sarah, and I headed for Springfield IL for the wedding of the year!!!

When we arrived, we got some snacks!

And the bride took several people out on the four wheeler. Dont worry, they wore hats to keep their hair all pretty 😉

THEN it was time for the wedding runthrough!And then the rehearsal dinner

It was GREAT being with the girls. I swear it doesnt matter how long we have been apart, we just pick up where we left off.

It was then time for bed!

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Saturday WAS CRRRRAZZZZYYY busy

7am panera bagel and banana

8am Got our hair done (it took 3 hours for 7 people to get their hair done!)

my hair

the bride

 12:00 PICTURE TIME! this was when the photographer took EVERY POSSIBLE combination of pictures. I cant wait to see them!

2:30 Stuff food in face. pasta, veggies and dip, cookies, and fruit. (yep I ate it all. come on I havent eaten since 7! haha)

we also, took a few pics while waiting haha

3:00 WEDDING!!!!! I did cry when I saw my best friend walk down the aisle. I am so excited for her and her husband Matt. They are truely madly in love.

4:00 On the trolley to take pictures at the capital!

Then it was STRAIGHT to the reception!

After some incredible food, speeches, and first dances.

IT WAS TIME FOR ME TO HIT THE DANCE FLOOR!

The girls even made some awesome new friends. The groomsmen had the same sense of humor, and loved to dance. we had a blast!

We also got a little silly with the picture booth….

(yes. In college we called eachother the Fab 4…..just go with it haha)

needless to say I am SO happy for my best friends and her new husband!