Tuesday, January 19, 2010

tag. you're it!...

Chanz over at Life, Through my eyes tagged me with this great, and great looking award! Go check out her stories...it's a good read.

The 'rules' with this award is to answer the following questions, and add one more question to the roll before tagging others.

What a wonderful way to learn more about your favorite followers?


Thanks Chanz!

So here goes! Information that you really didn't want, or need to know, but now do.

1. What is your current obsession?
Organizing. Spring cleaning has come early for me this year.

2. What are you wearing today?
As if this is a surprise. Black turtleneck, Levi's and black boots.

3. What’s for dinner?
I'm eating out tonight...Sushi sounds good.

4. What’s the last thing you bought?
Chocolate covered strawberries.

5. What are you listening to right now?
My dog snoring.

6. What do you think about the person who tagged you?
It's interesting to read Chanz's posts. Over there on the other side of the world, it's neat to see how ours views merge.

7. If you could have a house totally paid for, fully furnished anywhere in the world, where would you like it to be?
In the Abacos, which is one of the small Bahamian Islands. Beautiful, Peaceful and unpopulated.

8. What are your must-have pieces for summer?
White tee and flip flops.

9. If you could go anywhere in the world for the next hour, where would you go?
Machu Pichu

10. Which language do you want to learn?
Spanish. I hate that people have to translate for me when on warm weather vacations.

11. What’s your favourite quote?
Time is your most valuable commodity. ~ My dad.

12. Who do you want to meet right now?
Johnny Depp. Or Christopher Walken.

13. What is your favourite colour?

14. Give us 3 styling tips that work for you.
Lipstick, always. Mascara, a must. And never underestimate the power of hair products!

15. What is your dream job?
Movie Continuity Supervisor. I'm always picking out errors between takes. I'd love that job. I'd be good at it too.

16. What’s your favorite magazine?

17. If you had $100 now, what would you spend it on?
Another cashmere sweater. Hopefully on sale.

18. What do you consider a fashion faux pas?
Too many accessories.

19. Who according to you is the most over-rated style icon?
Victoria Beckham

20. What kind of haircut do you prefer?
choppy. I hate helmet head.

21. What are you going to do after this?
Put some laundry in.

22. What are your favourite movies?
Recently, The Invention of Lying. Overall, Out of Africa, the Big Blue and Orlando .

23. What inspires you?

24. What do your friends call you most commonly?

25. Would you prefer coffee or tea?
Martini. Dirty. Oh, I mean coffee.

26. What do you do when you are feeling low or terribly depressed?
I stay in bed.

27. What makes you go wild?
You really don't want to know...:-)

28. Which other blogs do you love visiting?
Geez. ALL of them!

29. Favorite Dessert/Sweet?
Grand Marnier souffle from the Ritz.

30. How many tabs are turned on in your browser right now?
6. I've two computers on.

31. Favorite Season?
Winter. I love the snow. (and turtlenecks)

32. If I come to your house now, what would u cook for me?
Whatever your little heart desires. I just went to the grocery so I'm stocked up!

33. What is the right way to avoid people who purposefully hurt you?
I don't engage.

34. What are you afraid of the most?
Complete and total darkness. (too many scary movies still running in my head)

35. When you looked at yourself in the mirror today, what was the first thing you thought?
I need to make a hair cut appointment.

36. What brings a smile on your face instantly?
Thoughts of my Boo.

37. A word that you say a lot?

38. What would you do if you were made President for one day?
There is no way I would accept that job, even for a day.

39. What is that one thing that keeps you going?

Rules for those who are tagged: Respond and rework – answer these questions on your blog, replace one question that you dislike with a question of your own, and add one more question to the list. Then tag eight or ten other new set of people.

One more question? Oiy~!

40. What's word drives you crazy when you hear it?
(for me it's 'anyways'. It's ANYWAY. No 's'. I hear that ALL the time and it isn't even a word! Drives me insane...)

Let's see now, whom to tag...

Who's 'It'?

These guys are. They've all been around (most at least) from the beginning. But it's always good to know more about them...
Yes, you're welcome.

1. Indigo @ IndigoWrath

2. Matthew @ AbodeOneThree

6. Maureen @ Island Roar

8. JennyMac @ Let's Have a Cocktail

9. Ron @ Vent

10. JenJen @ Jen's Voices

NOTE: ALL my followers are great, but these are some that I want to see how they answer the questions. But please! If you want to do this little questionnaire, feel free to pick it up and pass it on! The more the merrier!

Have a great day!


  1. Likedd reading your answers! I want to meet Johnny Depp too!

  2. I'd never want to be president either. I like these questions... I mentioned something similar on my past post; a writing assignement, really.

    Try and write about yourself 20 years ago. Who you were, what were your thoughts etc. Describe yourself in great detail, so a reader would know exactly who you were.

    Your answers may surprise you!

    Great post! Fun, fun!

  3. You know what brings a smile to myself?? Clicking on your site and finding you have a new post! And a dirty martini...

  4. GAH!!! You know how I l-0-v-e work.

    Thanks for this Nancy! I loved your answer--Martini, Dirty....

  5. Enjoyed this one! Might steal the quiz....


  6. back slowly away from Mr. Depp... he's mine!

    I thought I was the only person in the world who enjoyed The Invention Of Lying. Nicely done!

  7. Hey Nancy! Thank you for the award! It's been my pleasure, believe me x Indigo

  8. Congrats on your award. I enjoyed reading your answers...

  9. Hey Nancy!

    First, congrats on the award!

    I LOVE this one!

    And the more I read of you, the more I see we have in common. There are so many of your answers that I would share exacty the same thing.

    Winter, chocolate covered strawberries, black, Johnny Depp, Machu Pichu, and lastly....TURTLENECKS!!

    And I agree...Victoria Beckam - WTF?

    Thanks for passing this on, dear lady!


  10. These question lists are always so much fun.haha

  11. two thumbs up on the dirty martini! I love the fact you want to learn Spanish and that you love dogs. AnywayS.. (just kidding). Thank you for sharing!

  12. Oooh, an award! Thanks Nancy. I will make sure I do your questions when I pass it on. :)

  13. Great post, I like the quiz

    Feel free to check out my blog as well.


  14. Christopher Walken is PHENOMENAL. Turtlenecks are AWESOME. Out of Africa is AMAZING (actually, I need to read the book). Nancy's is the most FANTASTIC blog out there. :o) (Now I just have to remember not to say that to anyone else, hehe.)

  15. Love your list..and ditto on Posh. AND I get to pick what you cook for dinner. When is the dinner party, Nancy? :)

    Thanks for including me in the list.

  16. Welp, I did your survey, I hope you enjoyed the answers...especially the very nice one about you! lol

    the people I tagged, like refused to play along! Obviously survey's are NOT popular among my readers! lol

    Thanks for thinking of me! xoxo ~hl~ {www.hoscorners.blogspot.com}

  17. Enjoyed reading your answers!!!

  18. Hey doll!

    Fabulous post, as always! And you included me in your game of tag! I'm honored and thrilled! And I'm in such good company!

    Thank you, my dear! I don't think I could ever beat your witty, snarky answers though!

  19. I wholeheartedly agree with you that pants are not a must-have in the summer.

  20. Loved your answers.

    I can't wait to see what the winners have for answers.

    Congrats on your award!

  21. Your answers were cool Nance. Congrats on your award. Cheers!

  22. Hmmm, I'll have to check how many blogs I've used and "s" in "anyway," as I do so interchangeably...to drive you crazy.

  23. Interesting questions.....interesting answers!

  24. Always cool getting to know people. I might have to steal this one.


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