Thursday, March 7, 2013

ABC's Of Me

Tomorrow I'm co-hosting Follow Friend Friday link up with GlamHungryMom and ABpetite, so since there will be new people passing through I thought today would be the perfect day for a little get to know me post such as this one.

Also this wasn't my idea,  I got it from Bubbly and Buttercream  whom I just found this week because she is match up for Cara Boxes.  If you haven't ever heard of them you can read about it here.  More on Cara Boxes later!

A is for AGE:  28
B is for BED size:  Queen, would love to have a king
C is for CHORE you hate:  Windows
D is for DOGS:   Not a fan, had them growing up but don't plan on ever getting one of my own.  
E is for ESSENTIAL start to your day:  Depends on the day.  I almost always take my Genesis Pure Energy and Goyin, Can't feel ready for the day until I get a shower, Try to start the morning with working out at least 5x a week
F is for FAVORITE color:  Shades of Pink
G is for GOLD or silver:  Love the look of all the gold trendy jewelry, but wear silver a lot more often
H is for HEIGHT:  5 Feet 5.5
I is for INSTRUMENTS you play:  Absolutely none, never have and probably won't at this point
J is for JOB title:  Part- Time Stay at home mom, soon to be full and Part- Time Office Manager at my hubby's Optometry office
K is for KIDS:  Two boys, Noah 3 years old and Carson 18 Months
L is for LIVE:  In small town central Illinois
M is for MARRIAGE:  Will be 7 years in May
N is for NICKNAMES:  My bf calls me Dirks (my maiden name) but other than that I really don't have any unless you count the many names my 3 year old used like Hippo and Koka.
O is for OVERNIGHT hospital stays:  Only with the births of my boys.
P is for PET PEEVE:  Slow walkers in public places, Smoking when I'm out of state, Laziness
Q is for QUOTES:  I'm not sure on this one.  Went to my pinterest board and here were a few I really like.  "Sometimes on the way to the dream you get lost and find a better one" and "Create a life that feels good on the inside, not one that just looks good on the outside"  
R is for RIGHTY or lefty:  My husband and I are both lefty's
S is for SIBLINGS:  Complicated!  Most of my life 3 sisters and 1 brother.  In my adulthood, I gained two more sisters!  
T is for TIME you wake up:  5:30 to 6
U is for UNIVERSITY you attended:  Western Illinois University
V is for VEGETABLES you dislike:  Brussel sprouts?  
W is for WHAT makes you run late:  My fate every day depends on the cooperation of my boys
X is for XRAYS you've had:  Teeth, Had some after an accident and during my 10 year spell of Chronic hives but not sure what they all were
Y is for YUMMY food:  The things I would love to live off-  Pasta, bread, ice cream, candy, cake and chocolate!  My new health food I found I love this week is Bare Naked Maple Syrup Granola, absolutely love it.  Had it every day for breakfast!
Z is for ZOO animal:  I always like the water animals!

And because every post is better with pictures and my boys are stinking cute!  


  1. Now I know EVERYTHING about you! Your boys are super cute!

  2. LOVE! Love this post, love your blog, and love the pics of your precious family! You are too cute! I'm so glad I found your blog. Hope you have a great weekend, Jen!


    1. Love your blog too! Checked out your house before and afters, love them all. It turned out great, especially love the kitchen! Have a great weekend too Heather!