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Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Wednesday Hodgepodge

1. What's something people might ask you for help with?
Watching  Carina every once in a while is one thing.  Sometimes I'm asked for advise and sometimes just to listen to someone who needs to vent or to speak ideas out loud as they try to make decisions.

2. What's something you might ask someone else for help with?
Listening and letting me vent.  Also, asking for help with computer issues and problems.

3. Did your family take summer vacations when you were a child? If so, where did you go? If you're a parent, did/do you plan summer vacations with your own family? Did/do they resemble those you took as a child?
When we were little most of our vacations were on Christmas Break and we went to Florida to visit relatives.  We did take vacations with our girls in the summer.  We went to NC quite a few times.  My parents had a vacation home there.  We also did Gatlinburg and Disney, of course.

4. Pool-lake-ocean...which one is most appealing to you on a hot summer day?
If it's really, really hot, then probably a pool.  But I really, want to be by the ocean and enjoy the breezes and the waves.

5. Have you ever justified using the expression, 'you gotta be cruel to be kind'? Was it really necessary or were you rationalizing?
Never really heard that saying before.  But I do believe sometimes you have to be tough, not necessarily cruel, to be kind.

6. The Journal of Psychology recently mentioned the results of a survey identifying the ten most hated foods as-liver, lima beans, mayonnaise, mushrooms, eggs, okra, beets, brussel sprouts, tuna, and gelatin. Of those foods, how many do you actually hate? Anything you'd add to the list?
Liver, lima beans, okra, brussel sprouts.  Yuck!!!

7. What's your favorite book or movie set in a beach or lake town?
Lake House with Sandra Bullock is a favorite.
Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants has beautiful beach scenery when they are in Greece!  I so want to go there.

8. Insert your own random thought here.
 All this talk about beach houses, etc.  How about something like this?  I think I could be very happy here.


  1. Oh yes, Santorini!! It is gorgeous, with all those white rooftops! Hubs wants to take some kind of exotic tropical trip for our 30th anniversary next year. We'll see...I'm kinda rooting for Italy which is not tropical, but is very romantic and not as far to travel : )

  2. Watching that movie made me want to go there, too. And, with Greece's economy, now would be a great time to go!

  3. Beautiful last picture - yes, I'd quite like to be there! :)

  4. You're the first one who answered beach. I probably should have clarified my response ... if I'm going to swim, then yes I prefer a pool. But really I'd rather be by the ocean than in a pool. ;-)

    Do you need a roomie at that beach house? ;-)

  5. Oh, I had forgotten all the movies set in Italy/Greece that are by the beach. Such beautiful scenery! I love how clean the beach feels in pictures...can't say it smells that way, though! ;)

  6. Oh, yes! I think I could be very happy in that beach house, too! What a life :)

  7. I haven't seen that movie. I do like Sandra Bullock though so will look for it.

  8. I will have to rent The Lake House. Sandra Bullock is one of my favorite actresses. Who wouldn't like that beach house?!

  9. I really loved The Lake House! Great movie. I always think of you when I think of Disney. : )

  10. Look at us both saying Lake House... great minds! :)

    Yeah... I could spend some time there at that house...

  11. Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants was such a cute movie! I want to go to Greece too. Hopefully next year for my 50th bd. Me and two of my friends are going to try and go. Hope you get to go someday.

  12. That beach house looks delightful! I'll come there anytime!

  13. Great house! want a roommate? I've never seen Lake House so I guess I should rent it.

  14. Never heard of Lake House, but I like Sandra Bullock in most things. Maybe I'll check it out. I am with you on the answer to Qu. 2 !

  15. That house looks like the perfect spot! I say yum to everything on the yuck list! lol..

  16. We agree on the yuck list except the brussel sprouts. I used to hate them but since I can not eat corn anymore, I had to come up with some different vegs. We tried the Green Giant Frozen Steam Fresh Brussel Sprouts, you make them in the microwave. We really like those with black pepper on them. Good stuff! Enjoyed your answers!
    until next time...nel

  17. It is funny when my kids were little we visited relatives too - and now my kids go on vacations!!!!!!!!!!!!! lol
    And I like that beach house.


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