Wednesday, October 3, 2007

Getting to know me.......

I was tagged by my South African friend Gill from Gills Jottings...... so here goes........

1) What I was doing ten years ago:
1997......... hmmmmm..... I was teaching Grade 0 at my church's Preschool.
2.)Five years ago:
2002........yes....... I was managing an exclusive Bed & Breakfast establishment in Sandton, Johannesburg.
3) One year ago:
2006....... Homeschooling my beautiful children.
4.) Yesterday:
Tuesday ........ Schooling, grocery shopping, and celebrating(with Hubby), the bond approval of our new home!!! YEAH!
5.) 5 snacks I enjoy:
Biltong, Hummus dip,anything cheesy,pineapple and naartjies.
6.) 5 Things I would do if I suddenly had $100 million:
Buy my domestic helper/maid a house, invest a big amount for my kids education(Varsity), buy a house in New Zealand( just in case of nuclear war!!!), take my kids on an "around the world" trip and have my droopy parts repositioned!!!!! teehee
7.) 5 locations I would like to run away to:
Cape Town, Mauritius, Tortola(yes Cath I would love to visit you!), Surrey and the Drakensburg.
8.) 5 bad habits I have:
Chewing my cheeks, leaving the milk out, spending too much time on my blog, spending to much time on FaceBook and running up the telephone bill!!!!!
9.) 5 things I like doing:
Anything crafty, spending time with my Hubby and kids, growing in and dissecting the Word, singing to God and teaching my children.
10.) 5 TV shows I like:
I am not a TV watcher!
11.) 5 things I hate doing:
Ironing, cleaning, tidying, filing and cooking. (I have a maid thank goodness!)
12.) 5 Biggest joys of the moment:
moving back home to Natal, homeschooling my littlest, experiencing the beginnings of 'teenagedom" with my eldest son, seeing Hubby thrive in his working environment and laughing with my middle son..... the comic!

Life is SO good!



Stacy said...

Half a world away but plenty of things in common!

And your new home looks beautiful --- reminds me of California where I grew up. Congratulations.

meNmykids said...

Beautiful house, I'm sure you'll love it there. I have a lot of your same likes, interesting to learn other people.

Gill said...

So glad you did the meme! Surrey is also on my "go to" list, my best-friend lives there and I love the area.

Lori (MiryClay) said...

First of all, CONGRATULATIONS on your new home! It is beautiful. Can I come live with you? LOL. I was cracking up when you said if you won 100 mil. you would have things lifted. Shoot girlfriend, you look so young.