Monday, June 13, 2011

The ABC's of Me

I picked this up from PUMPKIN DELIGHT,

Age: 64 July 24th. Then, early retirement. So I have to admit to it at least to Social Security.

Bed Size: California King, we will downsize to a Queen when we move, the room isn’t big enough for the King.
Chore you hate: Floors, my feet have to stick to them or company is coming before I do anything.
Dogs: Gwennie and Totem
Essential start of your day: Sitting down after getting the coffee started and getting kisses from Totem and butt wiggles from Gwennie, then Mr. Bankerchick telling me that I make the best coffee!
Favorite Color: Right now it is coral
Gold or silver: Diamonds
Height: 5’ 3”
Instruments I play or have played: Violin in fourth grade, thank goodness mom knew me well and only rented the violin for 3 months.
Job Title: Trainer of twenty somethings, one of the reasons I am retiring, I don’t understand them….?
Kids: Two grown daughters and one lively grandson.
Live: Life one day at a time-In Southern California
Mom’s Name: Norma Jean, Hated Norma, preferred Jeannie
Nickname: Katydid, by my dad who got it from my initials KD.
Overnight hospital stays: With both of my daughters
Pet Peeve: WHINING!
Quote from a movie: “Have fun stormin’ the castle, boys!” The Princess Bride
Right or left handed: Right
Siblings: One brother, seven years younger and balder than me.
Time you wake up: 6:00 am ever since I had children, I have not been able to sleep late. Even after they were grown.
Underwear: Always!
Vegetables you dislike: Okra, No, there is no possible way it can be cooked that would be edible, so shut-up!
What makes you run late? Blogging or playing games on the computer.
X-rays you’ve had done: Mammograms, broken ankle and foot, a pesky pothole, chest, to rule out broken rib. Dental, I have more crowns than anybody put the dentist’s kids through college.
Yummy food you make: Mexican Food
Zoo animal: Koala Bears and Red Pandas. Any baby animal!
Your turn!


  1. I enjoyed reading that and getting to know more about you. :)

  2. or siver - Diamonds!
    I agree 100% even if gold is getting to be more expensive every day!