Monday, February 16, 2009

My list of 25 things!

Yes, I am joining the facebook bandwagon of a popular trend..the list of 25!

Here it goes, maybe 25, maybe more...

1. I love the Lord.

2. I love passionate people.

3. I almost went to art school (medical illustrations) but I went to nursing school instead; and, yes, I am happy with my choice.

4. I lived in a tent for 3 months, waking up to the Collegiate Peaks of Buena Vista Colorado.

5. I was a river rafting guide for Browns Canyon on the Arkansas River.

(Absolutely loved it, could probably never do it again)

6. I have had 3 boyfriends, 2 fiances, and ONE husband. ( All of which I am in good standing with, except one)

7. I love diet Coke.

8. I met my best friend and husband my senior year of college.

9. I took care of a large female patient who found her chapstick in her abdominal folds during a bed bath. (lost for THREE days)

10. I lived on a boat for 9 months in Shelter Island San Diego.

Long live the 'Flying Bridge'.

11. I love dark chocolate.

12. I have hitch hiked and was picked up by cowboys. (Thank you Lord for your protection)

13. I believe in a pre-tribulation rapture.

14. I did love James Dean for a short time in my life.

15. I was a camp nurse for the Head-Injury Camp in Breckenridge, CO for a week. I accidentally dropped Spencer's glass eyeball into the sink while cleaning it...I did grab it and clean it.

16. I have struggled with depression. (and pray to never again)

17. I tried to name my son Maxwell. (guess who won) Then I tried a second time..(guess who won)

18. I hiked the Grand Canyon on spring break with 3 girlfriends in college.

19. I have 3 scars on my abdomen; appendectomy, c-section and mole removal.

20. I lied when I applied at Nick's Garden Center for a job. I said I knew everything there was to know about flowers, and I spent the night at the library.

21. Deep down, I have a crush on older men...George Bush, Dave Ramsey, Bill O'Reily...

22. I worked as a gas station attendant across from a prison. (the prison is the white building)

Yes, I had binoculars to spy on the prisoners who were outside)

23. Yes, I deeply miss my Red 1989 Jeep Wrangler.

24. I have watched my roommate in college, and best friend, file a wart off of her knee with an emery board.

25. I love my parents and siblings.

26. My first car was a 1981 Honda Accord hatchback that had been parked next to an office building FIRE. The entire side was melted plastic!

If you are reading this, let me know if I have forgotten a good one...I can always add more!


  1. You have led a very diverse life. By the way #9 is disgustingly hilarious!

  2. wOw! That's quite a list with some incredible photos! Thanks for sharing...
    iN jOy,