Sunday, March 11, 2012

11 Random Things About Me

11 Random Things

I was recently tagged by Michele at Apples and Peanut Butter to play this fun little "get to know me" game. 

Here are the rules:

1.  Post these rules.
2.  You must post 11 random things about yourself.
3.  Answer the questions in the post of the person who tagged you.
4.  Create 11 new question for your tagees to answer.
5.  Tag them via Twitter, Facebook, or through your blog.

11 Random Things About Me:
1. My name is Sara.
2. I become a mother at the young age of 19 (and have NEVER regretted it).
3. I have struggled with my weight since about 2003.
4. Sugar cookies w/ frosting are my weakness.
5. My oldest child is now a teenager.
6. I worked at a bank for 5 years & loved it.
7. I have an addiction to thrift stores & garage sales.
8. My home was built in 1938.
9. I drive my chidren 8 miles to school every day so that they do not have to go to a school without their friends.
10. I am terrified of driving in less than perfect weather/road conditions.
11. I love being at home.

Now to answer Michele's 11 questions for me:

1.  How much time do you spend a day blogging? Some days none, most days 30 minutes to an hour.
2.  Beach, or snow? Beach (as long as I don't have to wear a bathing suit!)
3.  What is your ideal date night? Dinner & a movie. I love going to see a movie.
4. What is your decorating style? Shabby chic, eclectic, kinda whatever goes.
5. What kind of camera do you use? I have 2. I have a point & shoot Canon that I love to use & also a DSLR Canon Rebel. It's very nice too, if only I could figure out how to use it ;)
6.  Do you have a hidden talent? Hmmm....not really.
7.  What was your favorite toy growing up? Barbies for sure.
8.  Which household chore do you hate the most? Cleaning bathrooms.
9.  What are your 5 favorite blogs? The Sunny Side Up, The Dalomba Days, J & A and Company, Fox Hollow Cottage, Saving for 6.
10. What is your favorite holiday? Christmas.
11.  What is your favorite movie of all time? National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation. hahaha.

Now I am tagging:
Perfectly Imperfect

And here are my questions for you:

Are you a soap opera watcher?
Can you sew?
What is your favorite time of year?
Are you an only child?
Do you have a best friend?
Do you have a nickname?
Do you scrapbook?
What is your favorite ice cream?
Do you have a Sunday night show you watch?
Are you on facebook?
What is your favorite thrifty find?


  1. New follower from mom to 8 blog. Love that another mama digs thrift store finds and DIY projects as much as I do! I'd love for you to follow my blog at


  2. well thank you for this tag!!! and thanks too for sharing your information..always fun to know more about fellow bloggers! I will answer some things here...I don't watch Tv anymore, but used to watch Gerneral Hospital when Laura and Luke got married! I can sew a button, but my husnamd and daughter are fabulous at sewing. I love summer. i am the youngest of 4 children. My husband is my best friend but I am lucky to have a group od very good girlfriends, I am on Facebook but don't know how it works and this week I got a sugar bowl for my table for .50 that I just love!!!