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Old 02-13-2008, 09:07 PM   #11
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FOUR THINGS YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT ME

A) Four jobs I have had in my life:
Office Manager (Fed Govt), Executive Assistant (State Govt), Make Up Rep for Mary Kay, Door Hardware Salesperson

B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
Love Actually, Excalibur, Blythe Spirit, Breakfast Club

C) Four places I have lived:
Perth, Perth, Perth and umm, (thinking, thinking), oh that's right, Perth!

D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
Spicks and Specks (Oz Music/Comedy quiz show), Life on Mars, Dr Who, Spooks

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
At a nice restaurant for lunch, asleep in bed, somewhere with more effective airconditioning, in a bigger, newer, flasher house

F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
I'll settle for being alive and healthy and the same for my family and cats. (That counts as four.)

G) Four of my favorite foods:
Sashimi, sang choy bow, lasagne, leg ham in fresh bread sandwich with butter and nothing else.

H) Four of my favorite beverages:
iced coffee with icecream, postmix Coke with a HUGE amount of ice, super cold milk, super cold water

I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Choice (Australian Consumers Group) and that's it.

J) Four of my favorite websites:
www.discusscooking.com Perth Restaurant, Bar and Hotel Guide EatingWA - Perth Restaurants, Perth Restaurant Reviews, Perth Food and Wine Events - Home
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Old 02-13-2008, 09:09 PM   #12
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Old 02-13-2008, 09:16 PM   #13
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FOUR THINGS YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT ME

A) Four jobs I have had in my life:
Math tutor, personnel department secretary at naval base, owner/operator of interior design/decorating business, newspaper editor/writer

B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
Witness, Driving Miss Daisy, Gone With the Wind, Lady and the Tramp

C) Four places I have lived:
Omaha, Nebraska, Arlington, Kentucky, Chisholm/Hibbing,Minnesota, Washington, DC

D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
Antiques Roadshow, Oprah, Assorted Food Network, Tonight Show with Jay Leno

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
Spending time with Buck at the Bavarian Inn & Lodge, with any of our children, with any of our grandchildren, anywhere warm and sunny

F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
My birthday, tasting the first veggies out of this year's garden, our "milestone" wedding anniversary in December, Christmas

G) Four of my favorite foods:
Lobster, chocolate, potato "anything," rare beef

H) Four of my favorite beverages:
Lots of different kinds of booze, a hot cup of chai, an ice cold glass of milk, a frosty mug of "real" A&W rootbeer

I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Bon Appetit, Cook's Illustrated, Southern Living, Draperies & Window Fashions (trade)

J) Four of my favorite websites:
Google, Epicurious, eBay, discusscooking.com
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Old 02-13-2008, 09:18 PM   #14
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FOUR THINGS YOU DONíT KNOW ABOUT ME

A) Four jobs I have had in my life:
Ice cream store manager in H.S., telephone sales for grave plots, secretarial work for about 30 years, sous chef (but I say cook out of respect for those that have graduated from culinary school) at a French-type restaurant

B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
Pretty Woman, It's A Wonderful Life, Voices (who has seen it?), Miracle on 34th Street

C) Four places I have lived:
Cleveland, Ohio; Guam; Newport, Vermont, Hickory, North Carolina

D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
Sad, but I couldn't name 4 actual shows that I ever watch regularly. Everyday Italian, So You Think You Can Dance (because I can't and am amazed by those who can), Dr. Phil, ???

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
St. Marteen, log cabin in the mountains, curled up in bed watching a movie, Leo Hillinger Winery in Austria

F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
Finally, taking a vacation with DH for about 10 days in California, seeing Marge/Dove, learning more about wine from my exceptional boss, ???

G) Four of my favorite foods:
Sushi, seafood (scallops, ahi Tuna), good ol' basil/prosciutto/water-packed mozzarella drizzled in EVOO (can't beat it), black and blue filet mignon

H) Four of my favorite beverages:
White Burgundy (Aligote in particular), Red Burgundy (so deliciously earthy), iced tea, the first cup of coffee in the morning

I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Gourmet, Bon Apetite, Savour, Wine Spectator

J) Four of my favorite websites:
Here, of course, Epicurious, FoodTV, does Google count? I'm a Google girl for sure!
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Old 02-13-2008, 09:20 PM   #15
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FOUR THINGS YOU DONíT KNOW ABOUT ME

A) Four jobs I have had in my life:

Busser, Pharmacy Tech, Server, Teacher

B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
Finding Nemo (2 1/2 year old in my house too!), Gone With the Wind, Grease, Sound of Music

C) Four places I have lived:
Rochester, NY, Pittsburgh, PA, and Dunkirk, NY (sorry only have three)

D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
Grey's Anatomy, Desperate Housewives, Lost, American Idol

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
I don't know that I would rather be anywhere else because I love being at home!! If I were somewhere else I would have to have my kids with me though!

F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
Annual family vacation to Golden Lake, Ontario, Summer Vacation, Shopping in Grove City, PA, Taking my daughter to Sesame Place this summer

G) Four of my favorite foods:
Meatloaf, steak, seafood, chocolate

H) Four of my favorite beverages:
Coffee, Skim Milk, Red Wine, Water

I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Cusine at Home, Simple and Delicious, Parenting

J) Four of my favorite websites:
www.discusscooking.com , Photography Classes Online: Have a photography pro at your side - online, all the time! , www.shelfair.com , Amazon.com: Online Shopping for Electronics, Apparel, Computers, Books, DVDs & more
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Old 02-13-2008, 09:29 PM   #16
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FOUR THINGS YOU DONíT KNOW ABOUT ME

A) Four jobs I have had in my life:
veterinary technician, belly dancer, car saleswoman, typesetter/graphic designer

B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
The Big Chill, Harold & Maude, City of Angels, Dogma

C) Four places I have lived:
San Diego, CA, Pensacola, FL, Franklin, MA, Annapolis, MD

D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
ER, Kitchen Nightmares, 2 1/2 Men, 20/20

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
Port Aransas (Texas), Ireland, Santorini (Greece), Biot (France)

F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
Going to Greece, Painting the outside of my house, My niece's wedding, My son getting his driver's license

G) Four of my favorite foods:
Tiramisu, Orange Beef, Cheese Enchiladas, Mashed Potatoes

H) Four of my favorite beverages:
Coffee, Diet Coke, Iced Tea, Water

I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Style 1900, Cook's Illustrated, PC Magazine, This Old House

J) Four of my favorite websites:
http://www.woot.com/
Passwird.com - Deals and Bargains
Cooking For Engineers - Step by Step Recipes and Food for the Analytically Minded
YouTube - Broadcast Yourself.


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Old 02-13-2008, 09:31 PM   #17
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Oh what the heck...don't normally do these but...

FOUR THINGS YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT ME

A) Four jobs I have had in my life:
Certified (no joke) beer judge, Bartender, Somalier, Sous Chef

B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
Oh Brother Where Art Thou, The Ring, Full Metal Jacket, Happy Gilmore

C) Four places I have lived:
Napa Ca, Raleigh NC, New Jersey, Los Angeles Ca

D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
Paula Deen, Good Eats, At Home Chef, Ghost Hunters

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
Dublin Ireland, Augusta Ga, ummm...that's it.

F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
Leaving NJ, Getting my cookie cook book done, Adding to the site, New car

G) Four of my favorite foods:
Real Fried Chicken, BBQ pork sandwiches with cole slaw on em, Beer (just liquid bread) and of course, cookies.
H) Four of my favorite beverages:
Cheerwine, Guinness, Sleepy Time Tea, Sweet Tea

I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Spring Hill Gardening supply catalog, Chef's Garden catalog. Do those count?

J) Four of my favorite websites:
aneventfulyear.com (of course), pogo.com, discusscooking.com, thebar.com
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Old 02-13-2008, 09:32 PM   #18
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FOUR THINGS YOU DONíT KNOW ABOUT ME

A) Four jobs I have had in my life:
Farm hand, Amusement Park worker, womens shoe salesman, Sales Engineer

B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
The New Guy, Lord of The Rings, The 40 year old Virgin, Bruce Almighty

C) Four places I have lived:
Okoboji IA, Iowa City IA, Evanston IL, Cicero IL
D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
Iron Chef America, CSI, Law & Order, SVU

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
Europe, Thailand, Australia, Scotland (Disclaimer: Me and snakes don't mix, so please inform all snakes to vacate before I arrive).
F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
13th Anniversary and three kids birthdays

G) Four of my favorite foods:
Lobster, Crab, Steak, Beef Panang Curry

H) Four of my favorite beverages:
Midori Sour, Sioux City Root Beer, Coffee, Lipton Green Tea with citrus

I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Smithsonian, National Geographic, Popular Mechanics, Time

J) Four of my favorite websites:
TigerDirect.com Best Deals - Computer Parts, PC Components, Computers & Electronics, www.discusscooking.com, YouTube - Broadcast Yourself., Netflix Online Movie Rentals - Rent DVDs, Classic Films to DVD New Releases
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Old 02-13-2008, 09:47 PM   #19
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FOUR THINGS YOU DONíT KNOW ABOUT ME

A) Four jobs I have had in my life:
Stocker at major toy store, fast food cahsier, hostess, application coordinator

B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
Too many to pick from... Green Mile, Waiting...., Multiplicity, Crimson Tide

C) Four places I have lived:
Oakcliff, Irving, Grapevine, Watauga... all in Texas

D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
Ninja Warrior, Iron Chef, Animal Precinct, Good Eats

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
Spending time with my mom and dad, animal rescue, with hubby, Port Aransas

F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
Vacation in September, getting front lawn landscaped... not much else.

G) Four of my favorite foods:
sushi, pesto anything, mexican, chips and salsa

H) Four of my favorite beverages:
Water, Champange, Club Soda, Buttermilk

I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Aquarium Magazine... letting that subscription run out... no more magazines!

J) Four of my favorite websites:
DC, CNN, MySpace, IMDB

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Old 02-13-2008, 10:01 PM   #20
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After I finished this, I realized that I sound like a very boring person.....
FOUR THINGS YOU DONíT KNOW ABOUT ME


A) Four jobs I have had in my life:
Chambermaid at a tourist hotel, bartender, lobbyist, bureaucrat
B) Four movies I would watch over and over:
Chicago, A Chorus Line, Empire of the Sun, Harold and Maude
C) Four places I have lived:
southern Oregon, England, Portland, OR and Mexico
D) Four TV Shows that I watch:
Don't have US shows here, but I subscribe to The Daily Show through iTunes and watch Bill Moyer's Journal every week through the PBS.org website. I did watch the Superbowl on Mexican television with commentary in espanol. Pretty good.

E) Four places I would rather be right now:
can't think of a single place I'd rather be - maybe taking a bath - we won't have a bathtub until our upstairs addition is finished.

F) Four things I am looking forward to this year:
My son and family visiting from China in June, my daughter visiting next week, my husband finally getting his first social security check in July(!) and working a little harder at celebrating Christmas this year
G) Four of my favorite foods:
creme brulee, fresh fruit, tamales, shrimp
H) Four of my favorite beverages:
coffee, coffee, coffee, coffee
I) Four magazines I subscribe to:
Don't subscribe to any - too hard to get mail here. I do buy National Geographic when I go to the airport, and I subscribe to the New York Times on line.

J) Four of my favorite websites:
Mexconnect.com, Allrecipes.com, Ted.com, Cooksillustrated.com
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