100 Things You Might Not Know About Me

From September 26, 2007

  1. I’ve been in Girl Scouts since 1991.
  2. I earned my Gold Award in 2003.
  3. I’ve been to 47+ music concerts in my life.
  4. I am Catholic.
  5. I have 238 CDs.
  6. The last concert I went to was Justin Timberlake, and it was awesome.
  7. The last time I saw Relient K in concert I got hit in the face by Jon Schneck’s pick.
  8. I love Chocolate Labs.
  9. One of my favorite places to be is Wisconsin.
  10. I’m thinking about living in Arkansas.
  11. I want to work at an architecture firm in marketing or wherever they will have me.
  12. I am debating about getting my Master’s of Architecture degree.
  13. I had the biggest crush on Chris Kirkpatrick, from *NSYNC, and still find him absolutely adorable when I see him on something.
  14. I also dig Joey Fatone.
  15. My dream job is to write about architecture.
  16. I find many buildings sexy. Only people who are into architecture will understand.
  17. I want to go back to Europe and see everything I didn’t get to see.
  18. I am in love with watching ABC News with Charles Gibson.
  19. Watching the news is my obsession, to a point.
  20. I find The New York Times boring, except it has great stories about architecture.
  21. I have a new cousin, no name for him yet.
  22. I read my Bible pretty much every night.
  23. My cousin asked me to be her confirmation sponsor, and that makes me so happy.
  24. I want to go to grad school, but I don’t know what for.
  25. When I graduate, I will have both a Bachelor’s of Science and a Bachelor’s of Art degree.
  26. I have a younger brother, but we don’t really talk to each other.
  27. I want to have a family one day.
  28. I love God.
  29. I think the Jewish Museum by Daniel Libeskind in Berlin is a hott building.
  30. I think the Memorial to the Murdered Jews by Peter Eisenman is pretty sexy too, and the Reichstag Dome by Norman Foster.
  31. I don’t think I could pick a favorite book because I’ve read so many.
  32. I do think my favorite children’s book is “I’ll Love You Forever,” which one of the 2nd grade teachers at my school read to our class, way back then.
  33. I am still upset about “American Dreams” being cancelled in 2005.
  34. I have this strange obsession with seeing every movie that Mandy Moore is in, in the theater.
  35. My favorite place in Rome is the forum.
  36. I almost cried the last time I saw St. Peter’s. What an amazing thing to see as a Catholic.
  37. I have been blessed tremendously in the opportunities God has granted me, and those that I have accepted to partake in.
  38. I think the first movie I saw in the theater was “The Little Mermaid,” but who really remembers?
  39. I’ve gone to school with two people who’ve been on “Barney”; Lauren King and Michael Krost.
  40. I still don’t see why people think “Barney” is so horrible.
  41. I want to see Croatia and am disappointed that I didn’t make it when I was so close this spring.
  42. I wrote so many letters to my Grandmother, and she to me. I miss her still.
  43. I’m starting to find football somewhat interesting, but don’t tell anyone.
  44. I used to play baseball and basketball with my brother all of the time.
  45. I was actually pretty good at baseball.
  46. I played one season of soccer and it sucked.
  47. I despise the song “YMCA” because of the years I spent at the YMCA.
  48. I’ve known my best friend for 10 years now.
  49. I love the new Chips Ahoy commercials.  They crack me up.
  50. I am German, Dutch, French, English and Croatian.
  51. I learned that I enjoy cooking and baking.
  52. I love cold weather.
  53. I want to live in Milwaukee, Chicago, Northwest Arkansas, Atlanta and Dallas.
  54. I’m open to working anywhere once I graduate.  Preferably the Midwest though.
  55. I find cows to be cute and adorable.
  56. I like motorcycles.
  57. I want a Dodge Rumble Bee.  Don’t ask.
  58. I like trucks and SUVs in general.
  59. I love the show Big Brother, but I also enjoy other “reality” shows.
  60. I want the rest of “Boy Meets World” to be on DVD.
  61. In general I’m addicted to TV.
  62. I think it might be interesting to own a Labradoodle.
  63. I get crushes pretty easily, but right now I am crushless.
  64. I’m stumped with what else to write.
  65. My all-time favorite song is “Don’t Worry Baby” by The Beach Boys.
  66. My favorite Disney movie is “Tarzan.”
  67. I love “The Grinch” Soundtrack.
  68. I love fall.
  69. I like Arkansas because it has four seasons and it’s beautiful.
  70. I think it might be interesting to wait until I am married to have my first kiss.
  71. I don’t believe in living with a member of the opposite sex unless you are related.
  72. I think the University internet is a pain in the bum.
  73. I am looking forward to the new Relient K Christmas CD, “Let it Snow Baby … Let it Reindeer.”
  74. I looked forward to being confirmed in the Catholic Church.
  75. My first Christian concert, CD and band I met was SONICFLOOd in July 2000.
  76. I’ve been to four *NSYNC concerts.
  77. I think it’s cool that I will have two degrees when I graduate.
  78. I loved Chicago.
  79. I play favorites with my dogs.  Bucky is my baby.
  80. I still have €45 left over from my four months in Italy.
  81. I have cubital and carpal-tunnel syndromes, both of which are not so pleasant.
  82. I don’t know what to watch on TV tonight.
  83. I’ve read the book “The Giver” by Lois Lowry several times.
  84. I love books that are true diaries or accounts of life, especially those of Holocaust survivors.
  85. The last CD I bought was Audio Adrenaline “Live from Hawaii”.
  86. I think Good Morning America is a much better show than The Today Show.
  87. The clocks in my room are slightly off.
  88. I’m not so sure about this show “Kid Nation”. It’s slightly disturbing.
  89. I’m thinking this is taking a long time.
  90. I have a Justin Timberlake poster on the back of my door.
  91. I think all of the guys who were in “American Dreams” are very cute.
  92. I am “homesick” for Roma.
  93. I am not a phone person.
  94. This has taken me an hour and a half to do with interruptions.
  95. I love to take photos of buildings, because they don’t move.
  96. I love the Midwestern accent.
  97. I like clean sheets.
  98. I used to write *NSYNC fiction.
  99. I love to write, but haven’t written for pleasure in a couple of years.
  100. I like to go to bed early and get up early.