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02 March 2012

50 Things About Me

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This is my 50th post, so I thought I would share a little bit about me with you.

1. I was named after my dads sister.
2. The first play I was ever in was my 3rd grade Christmas pageant, I was a shepherd and I still remember my first line.
3. My hair has been dyed every colour except green and it hasn't always been on purpose.
4. For my 3rd birthday I got a goldfish that I named Silver.
5. I hate confrontation...I'm a lover not a fighter.
6. Ive been acting since I was 15.
7. I was 18 when I had my first kiss.
8. My parents called me Tootse or Tootsie when I was little...my flatmate calls me Tootse now. 
9. I spent a summer semester in London studying English Theatre and absolutely fell in love with the city...11 years later I moved to London.
10. I convinced one of my college roommates to shave her head b/c I really wanted to do it.
11. If I could wear flip flops every day I would.
12. I prefer to drink tea over coffee.
13. I used to think that the song Daydream Believer by the Monkees was about me b/c they sing cheer up sleepy Jean
14. I had braces for 5 years.
15. I am the youngest of 17 grandchildren.
16. I can recite Shakespeare.
17. The first vacation I ever went on was to Ireland, I was only a year old.
18. I can say the alphabet backwards.
19. I am able to give piggyback rides to people who are more than twice my size.
20. I have dual citizenship.
21. I'm not ashamed to say that I sing out aloud and dance alone in my bedroom.
22. The smell of freshly washed laundry is the best smell ever.
23. Ive always wanted a female Rottweiler and I want to name her Andromache after one of the characters in The Trojan Women.
24. I don't eat certain things b/c I don't like the texture of it.
25. I'm attracted to men who have unique talents.
26. When it was my choice to pick the video we were renting, without fail I would pick Beaches, Willy Wonka, Big Business or Steel Magnolias.
27. Ive broken my left wrist 3 times.
28. I took Latin for 4 years and after the 4th year my teacher to told me it would be wise to no longer to take it.
29. I love to knit, although I only know how to make things that are square or rectangular...I make a mean scarf though!
30. When I go out to dinner I have to wash my hands almost immediately after I finish eating.
31. I really enjoy ironing.
32. My mom and I have the same birthmark in the same place.
33. I truly believe that everything happens for a reason.
34. The boys in my 7th grade science class started calling me Jeanie of the Lamp and it stuck all throughout high school.
35. I don't regret waiting.
36. When I was in 6th grade I slapped my teacher across the face b/c he wasn't being fair in extra gym...not my proudest moment.
37. My favorite flowers are gerbera daisies.
38. I want to be a wedding and event planner.
39. I can still recite the first 2 paragraphs of the Gettysburg Address b/c I had to memorize it in 6th grade.
40. I overanalyze everything but am making a conscious effort to curb that.
41. I want a bagpiper to play at my wedding.
42. I used to want to be a prima ballerina...then I got hips and boobs and that dream was shot to hell.
43. One of my biggest pet peeves is when I have a sun burn and people feel it necessary to point it out as if I didn't know.
44. When someone asks me my name and they think I say Jane I correct them by saying, no Jean...like the trousers.
45. I want to be a pirate.
46. I love to buy presents for my friends just b/c something reminded me of them or I was thinking about them.
47. I think that men who can tap dance are sexy.
48. I wish I knew how to rap.
49. I'm addicted to lip balm.
50. Ive been a blond, brunette and a redhead and I can tell you that blonds don't have more fun (no offense.)

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