YAY- I've made it to my 100th Post! Thanks to everyone who visits my blog!
So - here is 100 things about me. I hope you like it and learn more about me.
1. I was born on March 24, 1980 in Plainfield, NJ.
2. I was born 8 weeks early and weighed only 4 pounds 2 ounces.
3. I was only 12 hours old when I went on my 1st helicopter ride.
4. I used to be a lifeguard and swim instructor.
5. I worked at Old Navy & Banana Republic in high school.
6. I went to an all girls catholic high school.
7. Danielle & Heather (from New Mommy Rant) and I plegded the sorority Theta Phi Alpha our freshman year in college.
8. I graduated Monmouth University with a BA in Communication: Radio & TV.
9. I graduated Monmouth University with a Masters in Teaching!
10. My favorite color is pink.
11. I have a mom - Laurie & a brother - Chris.
12. I haven't seen my Dad in 12 years!
13. I love "Breyers" Vanilla Bean Ice Cream.
14. and Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream.
15. I love Turkey Tacos
16. anything Italian.
17. and salad.
18. Danielle (from New Mommy Rant) & I lived together for 3 years.
19. I have been to Disney World 10 times.
20. I love watching bad reality TV.
21. Grey's Anatomy is currently my favorite show.
22. Beverly Hills 90210 is my favorite show of all time.
23. I LOVE Jennie Garth.
24. In high school I spent 2 weeks traveling through Spain.
25. I've been to Aruba
26. the Bahamas
27. and Bermuda.
28. My 1st car was a 92 purple Saturn SC2.
29. My 2nd car was a 2000 Black 4 door Explorer XLT
30. Now I drive a 2007 red honda civic EX.
31. I've been in 5 weddings.
32. I shave my legs every time I take a shower - I hate having stubble on my legs.
33. I teach kindergarten.
34. I have lived in New Jersey all of my life.
35. I would love to move out of state - to somewhere warm.
36. Emily Giffin is my favorite author!
37. I don't go anywhere with out my sunglasses(even on rainy days) and Orbitz Bubblemint Gum.
38. I used to intern at VH1 in New York City.
39. I was in NYC at the time of 9-11.
40. I was stuck in NYC during 9-11 for over 10 hours all alone.
41. I bartended for 6 years. That's where I started dating my Boyfriend Brian - he was the owner!
42. Brian and I will be together for 7 years on October 2nd!
43. I hate when people ask me "when are you getting engaged or married?"
44. I LOVE Coach purses!
45. and Fendi purses.
46. and Gucci purses.
47. I REALLY want a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes
48. and a pair of Manolo's.
49. I "HEART" Sex and the City. I used to watch the DVD's over and over every night before I went to bed for 2 years straight!
50. I LOVE my birthday.
51. I LOVE Christmas!
52. I hate getting presents - it makes me feel uncomfortable!
53. I LOVE giving other people presents!
54. I love watching TMZ at 6:30 PM.
55. Jeopardy at 7 PM.
56. and Wheel of Fortune at 7:30 PM.
57. My favorite nail polish is Black Satin by Chanel!
58. Surprisingly I love to go camping with my friends; something about being out in the woods.
59. I hate to be sung to on my Birthday.
60. I love taking overnight trips to Atlantic City.
61. While in AC I like to play a game called Super Jackpot Party.
62. When I stay in hotels I LOVE to get room service.
63. My alcoholic drink of choice is orange vodka with cranberry juice and a splash of club soda with extra fresh lime.
64. I also love to drink champagne!
65. So far (knock on wood) I have only got 2 speeding tickets;1 for going 3 MPH over the speed limit (and the jerk took my PBA card away) and 1 for going 10 mph over the speed limit. I had to pay $450.00 for the 2nd ticket so I didn't get any points on my license... Boy was I pissed!!
66. I cry at sappy TV commericals.
67. I used to want 3 or 4 children. Now that I've been teaching I tell Brian: let's start with 1 and see how it goes!
68. I've always wanted to travel to Hawaii and see all of the islands.
69. Arizona is the closest I've gotten to the West Coast, I really want to go to California.
70. I drink coffee with french vanilla creamer.
71. I like Duncin Donuts SOOO much better than Starbucks.
72. I'm 5 foot (almost) 3 inches tall.
73. I love to sing all of the Johnny Cash songs from
"Walk The Line!"
74. I have Sirius Satellite Radio - I love to listen to Howard Stern. I also love to watch him on HowardTV. He may be crude - but he's brutally honest and I love that!
75. I have been to the Body Worlds Exhibit - seeing the bodies was creepy, but very interesting.
76. I love Oprah & Ellen - when i get home from work early I have a difficult time picking who to watch at 4. Lately Ellen has been winning.. She makes me laugh!
77. I put Cayenne Pepper on everything I eat. I like things soooo spicy & hot that my eyes water. I'm starting to think I'm ruining my tastebuds because I always find that my food is just not spicy enough!
78. Growing up I had 3 cats.
79. Now I love Dogs. I've had 2, Jax and Belle - both Britney Spaniels.
80. I played Field Hockey in High School - I was captain of my team.
81. Cooking is my passion and very theraputic for me. I love to try new recipes and ideas!
82. I love fruit; especially blackberries, raspberries, and strawberries.
83. I really enjoying going for rides on Brian's motorcycle.
84. When I was 17 and started driving I didn't know I had to get an oil change on my car(no one ever mentioned that to me) so I drove for 5 months without one.
85. One day when I cashed my paycheck i didn't realize until after I got home that the bank had given me too much money in my envelope. Well karma's a bitch cause that night I fell down the stairs and got a flat tire.
86. I love surprises!
87. When I was 15 I got sick from drinking Guiness! I soooo learned my lesson.
88. I'm a really great matchmaker. I set up 2 of my friends with their hubby/hubby to be!
89. I have blue eyes.
90. I have worn contacts since I was in the 6th Grade.
91. I had my tonsils out when I was 21! It really sucked.. I didn't eat anything for 2 1/2 weeks and I lost 20 pounds!
92. I gained all of the weight back as soon as I started eating again.
93. I have 3 tattoos. 1 on my foot, 1 on my back, and 1 on my stomach.. And my belly button pierced! My mom hates them all!
94. I want to get 2 of my tattoos removed.
95. Eventhoug I love my birthday - I hate getting older! Turning 28 was tough for me!
96. Even in the summer I love to sleep with multiple blankets.
97. I am the happiest when all of my friends and I are together.
98. My favorite thing to do is relax on the couch with my boyfriend and watch a movie and have dinner!
99. I wear a size 6 or 6 1/2 shoe.
100. The Rocky movies are probaly my favorite movies of all time! I cried during all of them!
101. I'm happy you've just finished reading 100 things about me!