Today (May 9) is military spouse appreciation day and I’m writing to you to tell you how much I really appreciate what you do for your family, your husband’s unit and our country! Thank you for your sacrifice and patriotism!
I found a bunch of free stuff–check out the links:
Hope these things are helpful to you. Remember, if and when you go back stateside, ask the vender if they have a military discount. It could save you tons of money! (Usually 10-15%!) You’ll just need your ID card handy!
Household 6 is military talk for the one in charge of the house. The commanders in units are referred to as (fill-in-the-blank) 6. My husband is referred to as BullDawg 6. It’s basically is a way of identifying someone without using their name (Gee, I hope I’m not breaking OPSEC–if I am, let me know!)
Apple juice or orange juice? Orange juice, pulp free
Are you a morning or night person? Morning
Which do you prefer, sweet or salty foods? It really depends on the mood
Ninjas or pirates? Pirates…Johnny Depp is yummy!
Ninjas vs pirates, discuss. Well, ninjas have special abilities, like the ability to be quiet and stealthy, but pirates have brains and I will always prefer brains to quiet.
Autobots or Decepticons? LOL! Autobots!
What was your favorite childhood television program? When I was a young lass, I preferred to watch Bugs Bunny and the Roadrunner, but as I aged, I preferred to watch Pinky and the Brain and Animaniacs.
Are you a collector of anything? Well, my husband is collecting Swarovski crystal for me and I collect movies. I also collect dust and keys.
If you could be any animal, what would you be? A homosapien.
If you could have any superpower, what would it be? To be a vampire, without the need to suck blood. (I just like the outfits)
What is usually your first thought when you wake up? Shut up dog! Let me sleep!
What do you usually think about right before falling asleep? There are usually no thoughts in my head! (This applies all day everyday!)
What’s your favorite color? Red
What’s your favorite animal? I like most animals.
Do you believe in extraterrestrials or life on other planets? Sure, I believe in myself…lol! I was born in Roswell, NM, you do the math.
Do you believe in ghosts? Sure, I guess.
Ever been addicted to a video/computer game? Which one(s)? Yes, The Sims 2, and soon Sims 3 will hit the market. You can imagine my husband’s disapproval for that right now!
You’re given 1 million dollars, what do you spend it on? I would probably start my own restaurant and start writing my first novel.
Have any bad habits? Sure. I spend way too much time on the computer and I smoke (which I am going to quit!)
Which bad habits, if any, drive you crazy? It’s not so much that they drive me crazy, it’s that they drive my husband crazy!
List 3 of your best personality traits: That I’m kind, smart and just a little bit weird.
List 3 of your worst personality traits: That I always wake up cranky, that I’m lazy and sometimes I talk too much.
Have any celebrity crushes? Ross, from Friends (not David Schwimmer–although he is cute!). In high school, I was going to marry Luke Perry.
List 1 thing you wish you could change about yourself: I wish..
Any tattoos or piercings? I have one small tattoo on my chest and I had a belly button piercing until about a week ago. I had to get rid of it because I got the jewelry caught on the laundry basket and it hurt so much that I had to take it out. I just left it out.
What’s the first thing you notice in the opposite sex? I’m married, I don’t notice the opposite sex anymore.
What personality traits do you look for in a partner? Well, when I was looking, it wasn’t so much for personality traits as I was: taller than me, older than me, gainfully employed and a college graduate. My husband says, “Yes, you had low standards”
What personality traits do you dislike in other people? I don’t dislike most people, but I don’t care for people that are snobs and stuck up.
Are you mostly a clean or messy person? I am a pack-rat!
Do you see yourself getting married in the next 5 years? I am married!
If you could live anywhere in the world, where would you live? I want to live in New York or Seattle.
If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would you go? I want to visit Egypt.
List 5 goals on your life’s to-do list: Write a novel and get it published, adopt a child or two. Yup, that’s pretty much it!
Name 1 regret you have: I have no regrets. I learned something from every experience that I’ve had.
Name 1 thing you miss about being a kid: Nap time.
Name 1 thing you love about being an adult: I can make my own rules and I can go to bed when I want to!
What’s your favorite song of the moment?
What’s your favorite song of all time?
What’s your favorite thing to do on a Saturday night? I don’t know. Usually spend time with my husband. We get precious little time together, so as long as we’re together, it doesn’t really matter!
What’s your favorite thing to do on a Sunday afternoon? Have a late breakfast.
Have any hidden talents? hidden talents? I don’t think so!
You’re about to walk the green mile, what do you have as your last meal? What would I have done that would cause me to have to walk the Green Mile?
What would be your dream job? To be a writer for a daily newspaper or a magazine.
Which would you rather have, 100 million dollars or true love? I already have my true love, so gimme the money!
If you could have 3 wishes granted, what would they be? To be less dorky and more popular, that I could eat all the carbs that I want and not gain weight and to be accepted into the most prestigious graduate school. (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Ever wish you were born the opposite sex? If so, why? I generally don’t wish that I was a boy, but I could do without my monthly! LOL
Name 1 thing not many people know about you: I’m pretty much an open book. Sometimes, though, I like to think about my memories.
If you HAD to change your name, what would you change it to? I would gladly change my name. I have a porn star name! What would I change it to? I don’t know. I’m fond of the name Amanda or Victoria.
Do you believe in the afterlife? Yes, I do.
On the topic of abortion, how do you feel about cookies? come again?