Thursday, September 18, 2008

Eight Things TAG! Enjoy~!

8 Things I am Passionate About:
My family
My faith/religion
Serving other people
Getting healthier and thinner—Getting in Shape
Being an Excellent Teacher
Keeping Current on My Blogging
Being a Great, Super, and Excellent Mother!
Pondering and Studying the Scriptures

8 Words or Phrases I Say Often:
I love you!
You are so cute!
Good job!
Have you done your chores yet?
What do you have for homework?
Let’s go play!
No way!

8 Things I want to do before I Die:
Feel good about Visiting Teaching. Meaning: Have visiting teachers who are my friends and that are life-long ones at that.
See my children grow up to adulthood and reach their goals. Have children who have strong testimonies of the gospel of Jesus Christ and live their lives that way and teach their children to do the same.
Have all my brothers and their families at a reunion where we all get along and have a great time together.
Run a 10K
Go anywhere with girlfriends and have a “girlfriend week-end.”
Earn a Master’s Degree
Build the house of our dreams in a city of our dreams
See Daren reach his full career potential.

8 Things I Have Learned From my Past:
Family and friends are more important than anything in life.
Reading the scriptures everyday really is an important thing. That goes for all gospel principles: tithing, prayer, going to the temple, following the prophet, FHE.
Being organized makes life much more simple and sweet.
Being a good teacher takes work…hard work.
Make every moment count because you don't know when the moments will end.
If it's worth doing, it's worth doing right.
The more you give and serve, the better you feel!
It is better to keep your mouth shut and not say things you will regret. You need to learn to control your temper at an early age.

8) Places I Would Love to Go or See:
Israel—The Holy Land
Fiji, New Zealand, Australia
The Caribbean

8 Things I Currently Need or Want:
A money tree
A make-over for the master
New railing on the front porch before someone hurts themselves
Seven Pine Trees in the backyard to be cut down. They have pine-blight.
A fourth bedroom
A new car. My van has over 200,000 miles on it.
To magically lose some weight and be in shape for the 5K on October 6
To live in an LDS ward where people really cared about each other. Where I felt safe and had some good friends.

8 People I tag: I don’t even know if eight people read my blog! So anyone who wants to can go for it!


Michal said...

oh, ann, your last one made me feel sad. i wish you had that, too.

Big Daddy and Hot Momma said...

I love reading your tags! Tara and I will come help you out with a makeover on your master bedroom. (really Tara will do all the work while I lay around, drink diet coke, and watch her). But it would still be fun!

Cornfields, children and waterballet said...

I am going to take you up on it! You are both like the best girlfriends! SO FUN! Thanks!

Amazed said...

I did your tag...but you know me...attention def. so I had to small it down! Loved ready about your answers.