A – Age: 38 …. that still hurts.
B – Bed size: Full.
C – Chore you hate: laundry.
D – Dogs’ name: No dogs, cats. Pippin and Screech.
E – Essential start your day item: Water.
F – Favorite color: Green.
G – Gold or Silver: Silver.
H – Height: 6’1″
I – Instruments you play(ed): Organ (hush!) and voice.
J – Job title: Desktop Publisher. But I prefer Graphic Designer. Sounds sexier.
K – Kid(s): Just the furry ones.
L – Living arrangements: You mean you haven’t been reading my blog and/or listening to my whining about my moving situation? Get on the ball already! 🙂
M – Mom’s name: Jill. Used to be spelled “Gille” but she changed the spelling when she turned 18.
N- Nicknames: Ricko, Champ (my Dad’s nickname), Ricker, Ricardo, Ricky (used to be my main name until 6th grade).
O – Overnight hospital stay other than birth: I had some kind of weird stomach crampy problem in around 7th grade, then I had my tonsils removed and upper palate reconstructed in 2003, then my horrid kidney stone episode of 2007.
P – Pet Peeve: Moronic drivers. And in a city like Chicago, there are TONS of them.
Q – Quote from a movie: “Meat loaf, meat loaf, double-beet loaf. I HATE MEAT LOAF!” -A Christmas Story.
R – Right or left handed: Right.
S – Siblings: One younger sister- Beth.
T – Time you wake up: After about 3 snooze button hits.
U- Underwear: Almost always briefs.
V – Vegetable you dislike: Mushrooms, olives.
W – Ways you run late: There are too many to even mention. I wake up and I’m late. It’s just how I roll.
X – X-rays you’ve had: There aren’t enough words in the English language to descirbe all the X-Rays, CT Scans, MRIs, Bone Scans and everything in between I’ve had.
Y – Yummy food you make: I will gladly admit that I am a pretty good cook, but I come by it honestly– Mom, Dad, Nana… they were all great cooks. I make my own meatballs, homemade pasta (sometimes) and other Italian goodies pretty darn well. But, despite my favorite movie quote, I do make a mean meat loaf as well… and I LOVE meat loaf!
Z – Zoo favorite: Panda bears.