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Have you ever wondered what it might be like to vacation like the rich and famous? How about renting your own private island for a week or two. I found an article that lists ten of the most desirable island paradise vacation spots.
If you would like to check out the article, here it is: 10 Most Incredible Private Islands On Earth
This Saturday’s guest blogger is my friend Lusy Aaltje. Her blog is called The Sunset Girl. Lusy’s site is filled with her stunning photography and her thought provoking posts! Come back in two days for a sensational guest post.
THREE SCREEN NAMES YOU HAVE HAD:
THREE PHYSICAL THINGS YOU LIKE ABOUT YOURSELF:
3. Nether Region.
THREE PHYSICAL THINGS YOU DON’T LIKE ABOUT YOURSELF:
1. Don’t have rock hard abs.
2. Chest Hair.
THREE FAVORITE WEBSITES (NON BLOG)
2. Food Network.
3. NFL Colts page.
THREE BLOGGERS YOU WOULD LIKE TO MEET
1. All the Bloggers Who Left Comments On My Site (Cheating, I Know)!
2. William Shatner.
3. Anderson Cooper or Julie Powell.William Shatner.
THREE THINGS THAT SCARE YOU:
2. Newspaper Hitting the Door Every Morning.
THREE OF YOUR EVERYDAY ESSENTIALS:
THREE THINGS YOU ARE WEARING NOW:
1. Left Sock.
2. Right Sock.
THREE OF YOUR FAVORITE BANDS OR MUSICAL ARTISTS:
3. Kelly Clarkson
THREE OF YOUR FAVORITE SONGS (RIGHT NOW):
1. Party In The USA – Miley Cyrus (don’t judge)
2. Hold On – Yolanda Adams (heard at Iron Cook American)
3. Glitter – Pink
THREE THINGS YOU WANT IN A RELATIONSHIP:
THREE PHYSICAL THINGS ABOUT THE FEMALE SEX THAT APPEAL TO YOU:
1. Long Hair
2. The Way They Look In Bikinis
THREE OF YOUR FAVORITE HOBBIES:
3. TV and Movies
THREE THINGS YOU WANT TO DO REALLY BADLY RIGHT NOW:
1. Full Body Massage
2. Take a Ride In The Space Shuttle
3. Be President for a Day
THREE CAREERS YOU’RE CONSIDERING/YOU’VE CONSIDERED:
3. School Teacher
THREE PLACES YOU WANT TO GO ON VACATION:
THREE THINGS YOU WANT TO DO BEFORE YOU DIE:
1. Attend a Super Bowl with my Family
2. Rent an Island for a Vacation
3. Leave Some Kind of Positive Mark on Humanity
THREE WAYS THAT YOU ARE STEREOTYPICALLY A MAN:
1. Love Sports!
2. LOVE Women (Thank You God!).
3. Don’t Always Lift the Toilet Seat.
THREE WAYS THAT YOU ARE NOT STEREOTYPICALLY A MAN:
1. I Get Manicures and Pedicures
2. I Don’t Play any Sports.
3. Breast Size Doesn’t Matter To Me – Go With What You’ve Got!
ANY LAST WORDS?: Thanks for giving me a day to fill in my commitment to post everyday this month!
Sent in by (and these are her words), “a faithful reader who has never left a comment and someone whom it is possible you know. And no, I’m not your wife”!
B L A C K H I S T O R Y M O N T H N U G G E T O F T H E D A Y
Martin Luther King, Jr.
First, here is the ‘Right Off the Top of my Head’ facts and what follows is a survey I filled out years ago. Both are more or less not so interesting.
Didn’t learn to drive until I was 18.
Give to charity but not for medical reasons.
I think women are sexiest with wet hair (right out of a pool).
I’ve never cursed except for repeating in my head what I’ve heard someone else say.
I pick out that extra white piece in the egg white before cooking.
I would like to be a world famous photographer.
When I’m scared (like almost getting hit by a car), I can feel the adrenaline being released in my body.
I decided when I started this blog no photos of me, friends or family. Some of what I write about is very personal.
I’m not homophobic, I just feel homosexuality is wrong.
I think George Lopez has the best late night show. I would like to see Arsenio Hall as a guest.
I’m fascinated by both the micro and macro universes.
I like to read the newspaper.
I am addicted to technology. If I’m not on the computer, I’m on the cellphone or watching TV or a movie, or have my iPod on.
I don’t admit to having a middle name.
I think public hot tubs are full of germs.
I hate reality TV (see an upcoming post)!
I want nothing more than to marry April. <— Put that at the top of the list.
I like walking in the rain naked.
Carrot cake and apple pies are my favorite desserts.
I like the sound of a Spanish guitar but I love the sound a piano makes.
Tickling drives me crazy and I hate it yet I love to tickle others.
I always make housekeeping take away my comforter and get a new clean one when I stay at a hotel.
This is a question and answer, ‘Get To Know Me Survey’ I found and distributed while I was a member of TagWorld. I thought it might be fun to do over again and post it here. If you have any questions after you read it, just ask.
|Rap or Country||Neither|
|Being cold or being hot||Hot|
|Ever had to use leaves for toilet paper||No|
|Mike Tyson’s or Michael Jackson’s voice||Jackson|
|Strangest dream||I could fly|
|Current desktop wallpaper||April and I|
|Bath or shower||Shower|
|Happy and poor or unhappy and rich||Happy and poor|
|Favorite movie||The Sound of Music|
|Vanilla, chocolate or strawberry||Edy’s Strawberry|
|Favorite toy||Remote to my flatscreen TV|
|Do your feet smell bad||No|
|Best personality trait||Empathetic|
|Evolution or Creation||On the fence|
|Know a victim of rape||Several|
|Historic event you’d like to witness||Birth of Christ|
|Microsoft or Apple||Both|
|DVD or Blu-Ray||Both|
|Favorite Spanish word||Caliente|
|Italian or Chinese food||Italian|
|Rent or own pornography||Rented|
|Font you use most often||Tahoma|
|Browser of choice||Firefox|
|Blues Clues: Steve or Joe||Steve|
|How many countries visited||Six|
|Like to have lunch with||President Obama|
|Athlete’s endorsement check you’d like||Peyton Manning’s|
|Fireman or Policeman||Neither|
|Sun or Moon||Moon|
|First thing to pop into your mind – snow||shovel|
|Language you’d like to speak||Portuguese|
|Speed of light||Almost 190,000 miles/second|
|Gold or silver||Gold|
|Write poetry or lyrics||I’ve written both|
|Beach or Mountain||For fun beach, photography mountains|
|Ever been an AOL member||Yes|
|Do you sweat||Yes|
|First president of USA||Washington|
|Pro Iraq War or Anti Iraq War||I agree with the reasoning behind it|
|Hug your pillow at night||Used to when I was younger|
|Amusement park ride||Rollercoaster|
|Person you hugged last||April|
|Stevie Wonder or Steven Tyler||Wonder|
|Favorite body part in the opposite sex||Lips|
|Pick your nose||Everybody touches that area|
|Ever helped a suicidal friend||Yes|
|BET or MTV||Neither|
|Bare, glasses or contacts||Bare|
|Favorite quote||Check my quote page|
|ABC or CBS||CBS has NCIS|
|Least favorable personality trait||Procrastinate|
|Most money in the bank at one time||600,000|
|I can impersonate||Mad scientist on Bugs Bunny cartoon|
|Favorite dance||I can’t dance|
|Have you ever kissed yourself||Yes, my biceps|
|Roman mythology or Greek mythology||They’re both stupid|
|Current movie in DVD player||Let The Right One In|
|Favorite song||Pretty Wings, Maxwell|
|Superhero power you want||Invisibility|
|An award you want to win||Nobel Peace Prize|
|Fondest memory||Can’t say…|
|Serious or funny||I’m seriously funny|
|Iron Chef or Iron Chef America||Iron Chef|
|Dream that always crosses your mind||Anything about Leigh|
|Favorite salad dressing||Bleu Cheese|
|Been on national or local television||Yes|
|Ever shave downstairs||Still do|
|Know a victim of abuse||Yes|
|First thing to pop into your mind – California||Here I come.|
|Favorite actor||Mark Harmon|
|One year ago I||Was a year younger|
|Last website visited|
|Spaghetti or lasagna||Lasagna|
|Do you have or want kids
||Would like 3
|Black and White or Color||Color|
|Singin’ in The Rain or Sound of Music||Sound of Music|
|In an elevator you think||Who is watching me|
|Song you know all the lyrics to||Stranger In Moscow|
|Time you usually go to bed||Midnight|
|Believe in Angels||Yes|
|Do you trust the government||No|
|Cats or Dogs||Fish|
|Drink of choice||Water|
|Outlook or Outlook Express||Thunderbird|
|A Looney Tune character||Bugs Bunny|
|Winter Olympics or Summer Olympics||Winter|
|Light sleeper or sound sleeper||Light|
|Person you kissed last||April|
|Bite your nails||No|
|SciFi channel or Discovery channel||It’s SyFy now|
|Children or no children||No children|
|Clean a fish||Yes|
|Pepsi or Coke||Both for different reasons|
|Eminem song you hate||All of them|
|Perfume or cologne||Cologne|
|First thing to pop into your mind – Sunday||Easy like|
|TinyToons or Jimmy Neutron||Jimmy Neutron|
|Digital or film||Both|
|Sucked your thumb||Never|
|Last time you vomited||Two years ago|
|Know a cancer survivor||Yes|
|Pee while showering||Yes|
|Day in your life you’d repeat||A special Valentine’s Day|
|Circle, square, rectangle or triangle||Triangle|
|Ever tempted to kiss a stranger||Yes|
|How many pillows on your bed||4|
|Ever pop someone’s zit for them||No|
|Pie or cake||Apple pie, carrot cake|
|Believe in interracial love||Yes|
|Cell phone provider||Verizon|
|Go-getter or procrastinator||Both|
|Donated to a charity||Yes|
|Been naked in public/outside||Yes|
|Nickname in elementary school||TB|
|Pro-Abortion or Anti-Abortion||Strongly anti|
|Cried on the first day of school||Don’t remember|
|Falsify a legal document||I can’t recall doing that|
|Favorite card game||Strip poker|
|Read or write||Write|
|Turkey or chicken||Chicken|
|Age you started walking||Less than one|
|Twin, double, queen or king||King|
|Movie most like your life||Groundhog Day|
|Last movie seen in theater||This Is It|
|Favorite TV show||24 and or NCIS|
|Imaginary friend(s)||Never had|
|Bookmarks you’d be ashamed of
|Word you most often misspell||Guarantee|
|Toothpaste you use||Colgate|
|Believe in God, (his name)||Yes, I guess, God|
|First time you lost money – how much||20.00|
|Coffee or tea||Tea|
|First kiss was with||I’ll say Jaclyn|
|Five years ago I||Was 25|
|Cash or Credit||Cash|
|Pick someone else’s nose||Actually yes|
|Does Paris Hilton get too much press||She doesn’t deserve any|
|Favorite 25 cent word||Onomatopoeia|
|McDonald’s or Burger King||McDonald’s fries, BK burger
|Time you should go to bed||11:00|
|Left handed or right handed||Ambidextrous|
|Greatest human landmark||Petronas Towers|
|Lose weight or gain weight||Gain|
|Ever need emergency surgery||No|
|Spin the bottle or 20 questions||Truth or Dare|
|Laughed so hard you peed yourself||No|
|Richard Pryor or Eddie Murphy||Richard|
|Should we have found Bin Laden by now||Yes|
|Ever cry all night||No|
|Candles in your bedroom||No|
|X-Files or Supernatural||X-Files|
|To what extent are you prejudice||I hate smokers|
|Be in a movie with||Ellen Page, Gabrielle Union|
|Thanksgiving dinner or Christmas dinner||Christmas|
|Website you visit the most||WordPress|
|Do you trust big business||Not anymore|
|Most money in your pockets at one time||5000.00|
|Masturbate or abstain||Masturbate|
|Believe in Satan||No|
|Favorite actress||Cote de Pablo|
|First credit card||Visa|
|Soap opera character just like you||Don’t watch soaps|
|Oprah or Ellen||Oprah|
|A smurf character||Don’t know any|
|Last time you were in a physical fight||Never|
|Bedroom or kitchen||Kitchen|
|TV Land or Nick At Nite||Neither|
|First thing to pop into your mind – Jessica||Simpson|
|Last carbonated beverage drank||Squirt|
|Ever Googled yourself||Yes|
|Cosmic universe or Microscopic universe||Microscopic|
|Candy bar or gum||Gum|
|Greatest natural wonder||Angel Falls|
|Ever use a racial slur to someone’s face||No|
|Sport you like to play||Golf|
|Time spent sitting on the John||Until I’m done|
|Undies or no undies||No undies|
|Originals better than sequels||Not often|
|Artist you like cause your parents liked||Prince|
|Wheel of Fortune of Jeopardy||Jeopardy|
|Month of your birth||December|
|Emeril Lagasse or Bobby Flay||Emeril|
|Your first words||Show me the money|
|Favorite board game||Scattergories|
|How many states been to||16|
|Munsters or Addams Family||Addams|
|Bad case of giggles or gas||Giggles|
|Would you take a trip to the Moon||Yes|
|MySpace or TagWorld|
|How often you change your sheets||Every week|
|First thing to pop into your mind – Dr.||Jay|
|Ten years ago I||Was in college|
|Boxers, briefs, bikinis or thongs||Boxers|
|Last person you emailed on TagWorld||N/A|
|Best friend’s name||April|
|Who is your dream date||Cote de Pablo|
|Planet you’d like to visit||Mars|
|Do when you are bored||Write poems|
|What you are wearing right now||Sweat socks|
|Favorite weekend activity||Travel and cooking|
|Sleep in the nude||Since I was 10|
|Like walking in the rain||Yes|
|Marry for love or money||Love|
|Ever try drugs||No|
|Have a birthmark, where||Yes, right palm|
|Like getting your picture taken||No|
|Believe in extraterrestrial life||No|
|Had premarital sex||Yes|
|Favorite Dr. Who incarnation||Tom Baker|
|Make up one law||Outlaw abortion|
|Favorite travel destination||The land of sleep|
|Why don’t you like to read||I do|
|Favorite sports team||Colts|
|Clean or messy room||Clean|
|Credit card you use most||AmEx|
|Fictional place you’d visit|| Starfleet Command
|Favorite T-shirt slogan|| Shirt Happens
|Die before or after spouse||Before|
|Sexually active or celibate||Celibate|
|Best Janet Jackson song||Let’s Wait Awhile|
|Chocolate or candy||Chocolate|
I hope you weren’t too bored and perhaps even learned a few things about me…