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Sunday, May 4, 2008

Woo Hoo I've been tagged!

This should be interesting, and I hope the people I tag respond :)

A. Post the rules
B. Answer all the questions about yourself
C. After you are done posting, tag 5 people

1. What were you doing 10 years ago?
Holy cow 10 years ago I was 17 and to be honest that was the hardest part of my life, but also sent me on a journey of getting closer to our Heavenly Father. I was bouncing around different foster homes because my father had died suddenly from a massive heart attack and my mother disowned me. I had applied to BYU with high hopes of getting in and I did! I was Vice President at my High School and I was on the basketball Team.

2. Five things on your to do list today:
- Eat food :)
-Go for a walk with the family
-Check all my buddies blogs
-Write in my journal
-Wash the dishes after dinner

3. Snacks I enjoy:
-String cheese
-Whole wheat crackers
-Peanut butter toast

4. What would I do if suddenly I were a billionaire?
-Set up some high yield return accounts for retirement and my kids mission/college
-Buy a home in a safe neighborhood in Los Angeles
-Do some "Big Gives" for local shelters, at risk schools and pet shelters
-Donate to Humanitarian Aid
-Help my friends and family

5. 3 bad habits:
-Not hanging up my jacket, I often put it on a chair.
-I pull the covers off of Josh almost every night because I twist and turn way too much.
-I have way too many computer windows/programs open at one time!! Angelique can sympathize with me :)

6. 5 places I've lived:
-Arleta, CA
-North Hollywood, CA
-Littleton, CO
-Provo, UT
-Glendora, CA

7. 5 jobs I've had:
-Christmas tree lot helper
-Technical Director for KBYU Television
-DVD Author
-Web Developer

8. 5 things people don't know about me:
-I was in the Muslim club in High School (wanted to start a Mormon club, but I was told no so I went to the club with the closest moral values)
-I listen to Christmas music all year round (drives Josh crazy)
-My Birth Mother is Latin
-Been held up at gun point
-I played basketball at Josh's high school several times, but never met him till I graduated College

I'm Tagging:
-Kirsten Evans


Nick and Kirsten said...

it'll take me some time, but don't worry...i'll follow through
by the way, surprisingly, i knew quite a few of those! (i guess that's what happens when you live together for a year!)
love you and miss you

Tricia said...

Great post, Jen. I didn't know so much about you--but I can add that you make a mean banana bread. :)

How are things going for you and Josh in CA?

Becca said...

That is so cool about the Muslim club, but sucks about the anti-Mormon club.

Are you still a web developer at home? Thanks for tagging. I was tagged a month ago, but maybe I'll encourage Ivan to post his tag... (actually that is a good idea) hopefully it will happen this week.

Megan said...


Leith said...

Thanks for putting me on the top of your list. I'll do it! I just have to remember to do it.

Love you babe, and your Muslim influences.

meet the dunlops!! said...

word. my husband is from littleton colorado...he went to thunder ridge high...how long were you there for?

Brittney Paul said...

wow...the muslim club, huh? Cool!! Thanks for the comment on my blog-we would love to have you gus over for a bbq...just let me know what your schedule looks like!

susie harty said...

I didn't know that you were VP at Granada. Well, I talked to Perla last week and she told me that you had moved to Cali. Maybe we will see you this summer.