Interstellar Adventures

June 24, 2005

100 (plus) posts

Filed under: Uncategorized — by InterstellarLass @ 5:03 pm

Recently I have noticed that several people have reached 100 posts on their blog. I never realized that I hit this milestone until they made note of it on their own blogs. Evidently, there is a ‘100 Things’ pseudo-ritual of some sort related. Well, I’m a little behind then (he he, I wish) so, I sat down and tried to think of 100 interesting things about me. I found 100 things, but I don’t know how interesting they are.

100 Things about me

1) I was born November 30
2) In Houston, TX
3) I’m a Sagittarius
4) My 30th birthday was the best one ever
5) I have wonderful friends
6) They like me even though I’m a little crazy
7) My favorite ice cream is…hey, all ice cream is good
8) I love to read
9) I also knit
10) I like participating in sports
11) Watching sports on TV is mostly boring
12) I’m training for a marathon
13) Even though I bought good running shoes, I still am getting bruised toenails
14) I keep my toenails painted at all times for this reason
15) Right now my toenails are painted blue
16) I have a toe-ring that I’ve worn for over 10 years
17) I never take it off
18) Except when I had surgery
19) My second toe is longer than my big toe
20) My mom always used to make fun of my toes
21) She also used to make fun of my big feet
22) My feet got bigger each time I was pregnant
23) I have two children
24) My son is 10
25) My daughter is 6
26) They are the most beautiful children in the world
27) They are the most intelligent children in the world
28) Yes, I’m biased, but hey, it’s my blog
29) I’m in the process of getting a divorce
30) It wasn’t my idea
31) But now I’m OK with it
32) I have a degree in English
33) My concentration was in British Literature
34) I’m a business analyst
35) My job has nothing to do with my degree
36) My ears are double-pierced
37) I wear a pair of diamond studs at all times
38) I got these from my mom and dad for my 18th birthday
39) My dad is really my step-dad
40) My bio dad lives in Missouri
41) My mom is divorced from my step-dad now, too
42) I’m a good ‘ol American Mutt
43) My mom’s side of the family can trace back to the Mayflower
44) My bio-dad’s side of the family can trace back to the Revolutionary War
45) My great, great, great-grandmother was a Cherokee Indian
46) That makes me just 1/32 American Indian
47) I’ve never been to an Indian Reservation
48) I love the Discovery Channel
49) And The Learning Channel
50) I hate reality shows
51) I took ballet for 12 years
52) I don’t get to dance much now
53) I’d like to take ballroom dancing lessons
54) Because I secretly watch ballroom dancing competitions on PBS
55) Even though the girls wear too much makeup, have too fake tans, and cheesy costumes
56) I’m afraid of swimming in water if I can’t see my feet
57) Because my uncle made me watch Jaws when I was 5
58) The same uncle gave me a sip of beer (I thought it was soda)
59) On my mom’s side, I have three uncles
60) They are 6’6″, 6’8″ and 6’9″
61) I wanted to be 5’10”
62) I only made it to 5’8″
63) My sister is taller than me and it irks me
64) My step dad is a doctor
65) I would have gone to med school, but I don’t like needles and cutting people
66) I did take Anatomy and Physiology in high school
67) We dissected a cat during one semester; it was cool
68) I was on the swim team in high school
69) I swam the butterfly and backstroke
70) I hate my nose
71) I like my eyes and my neck
72) I never liked my name
73) I’ve only ever broken one bone in my body
74) I fell down some stairs
75) No, I wasn’t drunk
76) Then I drove my stick-shift car home; it was painful
77) I tried out for cheerleader in Jr. High
78) I never made the team
79) I played the trombone in band
80) This is probably why I didn’t make cheerleader
81) My step-dad, bio-dad, first boyfriend and soon-to-be-ex all share the same first name
82) Perhaps this is a sign that I should never date anyone with that name ever again
83) I never studied in high school and I was still an A Honor student
84) I often wonder how well I could have done in school if I really would have studied
85) My ‘first love’ was from England
86) He was very hot, and he had an accent, which made him even hotter
87) I had my wisdom teeth removed when I was 18
88) I actually liked high school
89) I went to my 10 year reunion
90) By myself, because my soon-to-be-ex wouldn’t go with me
91) Sometimes I feel like I need to cry, so I’ll rent ‘Beaches’
92) I don’t like scary movies
93) I used to work in a movie theater
94) We got to see movies for free
95) I saw 60 over movies in one year
96) Now I never go to the movies
97) I’m not allergic to anything
98) Since I started getting flu shots 4 years ago, I don’t get as often
99) My kids are always sick with something, but never at the same time
100) I want to travel the world before I die

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8 Comments »

  1. Okay- here is what we have in common
    4
    5
    6
    10
    14
    23
    24 (daughter though)
    25
    26
    36
    41
    88

    Happy 100, you interesting chic you:-)

    Comment by MommaK — June 24, 2005 @ 9:01 pm |Reply

  2. I’m wondering, what is that name?

    Comment by Eric — June 24, 2005 @ 9:19 pm |Reply

  3. i dunno if i have reached the milestone, i wasn’t aware of this major accomplishment, though with my old blog that no one has access to, im sure i have. i started this new one cuz blogspot is cooler than xanga.

    7-so true!!!!
    8
    35-im still trying to understand how this works…
    36-me too
    37-i wish
    45-my great great grandmother-cherokee, and my great great grandpa-apache…on the other side
    47-me neither
    56-DONT watch Open Water, you might go to the coast and cry wolf, hehe
    62-you are still tall!!! at 5’4′ im secretly glad that my sis is shorter than me though
    72-im sure your name is beautiful, but so is interstellar lass
    81-that’s slightly insane
    83-yep, and then in college, i had to learn how to study for reals
    100-definitely! that is ultimately my dream as well

    Comment by Crys — June 24, 2005 @ 9:24 pm |Reply

  4. I obviously missed the 100 post milestone about 250 posts ago. Oh well.

    Comment by FTS — June 24, 2005 @ 10:26 pm |Reply

  5. Yeah, what’s the name you don’t like? Or how about this, what name would you prefer to have? 🙂

    Comment by Indigo — June 25, 2005 @ 9:09 am |Reply

  6. Good list. I don’t think I’ve ever done that list.

    My second toe is longer than my big toe, too.

    Toe rings are cute. So are ankle bracelets!

    Comment by Bone — June 25, 2005 @ 11:45 am |Reply

  7. Having a second toe bigger than the first toe means you are of Scotch/Irish or other Northern British Isle descent.

    Seriously, I have it and so do my kids and I’m definitely Scotch/Irish. I’ve looked it up before.

    Comment by Barry — June 28, 2005 @ 1:05 pm |Reply

  8. I was an English major in college too. I enjoyed all the reading even though having this degree (B.A.) hasn’t helped me out all that much.
    Also, my 2nd toe is longer than my big toe. Hubby says I have “monkey toes.”

    Comment by UziCue — October 21, 2005 @ 4:00 pm |Reply


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