ABCs

Self indulgent and all, but I have an hour to kill before dinner, and this is way more entertaining than laundry. Had to after I saw it at Misguided Me.

A – Advocate For: Providing help for the malaria situation in Africa, child sponsorship, proper spelling and grammar, animals

B – Best Feature: My knack for finding new UK music and TV when they’re very much not available to the colonies

C – Could do without: People kicking the backs of chairs in concerts and movies

D – Dreams & Desires: Be able to speak in public without HUGE amounts of nervousness and shaking

E – Essential items: BBC radio, Rose Kitten, Sweet, at least 3 cups of tea a day

F – Favourite pastime: Singing songs off musicals when nobody’s home

G – Good at: Pretending I have straight hair, decorating cupcakes, finding typos

H – Have never tried: Smoking

I – If I Had a Million Dollars: Pay off debt, travel to India, Italy, Sweden and all the other countries I want to visit, go volunteer in Africa for a month, buy a house, and maybe get a nose job

J – Junkie For: British chocolate, BBC radio, X Factor

K – Kindred Spirit: Kyla

L – Little Known Fact: I listen to a lot of Scandinavian power metal, and I did Jiu-Jitsu for years

M – Memorable Moment: The Muse concert in London, singing along with 70,000 other people

N – Never Again Will I: Try and bleach my own hair

O – Occasional Indulgence: Expensive tea

P – Profession: Part graphic designer, part advertising purchaser, part health and safety chair, part facilitator, but full time nerd

Q – Quote: “A lot of people say there’s a fine line between genius and insanity. I don’t think there’s a fine line, I actually think there’s a yawning gulf. You see some poor bugger scuffling up the road with balloons tied to his ears, he’s not going home to invent a rocket, is he?” – Bill Bailey

R – Reason to Smile: A cat to cuddle, and to occasionally push along the carpet while she paddles along

S – Sorry About: My younger self’s naivety

T – Things That Are Worrying You Right Now: When the investigation on my bank account hacking is going to be finished and when I’ll get my $1000 back

U – Uninterested In: Office politics

V – Very Scared Of: Losing those I love, things with tentacles

W – Worst Habits: Worrying about things I can’t control, knuckle-cracking

X – X Marks My Ideal Vacation Spot: Anywhere with sunny skies, blue water and a steady +27 degrees

Y – Yummiest Desert: Butterscotch Angel Delight

Z – Zodiac Sign: Gemini, just about

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7 comments

  1. what is X Factor? Book? TV? Movie? I’m intrigued!

    Wholeheartedly agree with you on the people who kick the backs of chairs during movies, concerts and even during airline flights. I know it’s cramped quarters but it really bothers me.

    1. Oh it’s basically the UK version of American Idol except it’s really good ’cause they separate them into groups; each judge gets either the Under 25 girls, Under 25 guys, Over 25s or Bands and they kind of rival each other in the competition – dreadfully compelling TV!! lol I have the whole office on it at lunch hour! 🙂

      And yes! Planes are the worst for that!!

    1. A BUNCH of people in the city got hit with a big debit card fraud scam over the last week… people getting access card numbers and PINs and transferring the info to Montreal and making fraudulent purchases… 😦 v. scary!

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