Saturday, 14 July 2007

*I've Been Tagged*




*Jennifer from Buttercups & Roses* has very kindly tagged me, thank you!


So here are 8 Random things about me!

1. I'm vegetarian but allergic to mushrooms! (I love mushrooms ~ but I just can't eat them, or anything that has had mushrooms in it or on it, however tiny. I once picked a few off a pizza ~ but no, was still incredibly ill!!!) So eating out can be an incredible chore for me!

2. I have 2 older sisters, one 10 years older and one almost 13 years older ~ I have 4 nieces, the oldest being 24 and and the youngest being 15, and so I am closer in age to my oldest niece than I am to either one of my sisters.

3. I don't like coffee ~ never have, never will! But love coffee centred chocolates!!!

4. I adore *Calvin & Hobbes!* They make me *giggle* so much and they are both such cutie patooties!

5. My husband and I were married in a 'secret' wedding Christmas Eve morning 2004 ~ we didn't tell anyone we were doing it apart from 2 friends that we took as our witnesses! (James proposed to me Christmas Day 2003).

6. I have done a course in Crystal Healing and I'm also a Reiki Master!

7. I love the Sea! I mean I really love the sea, I can just sit and stare and stare and listen to the waves and never get fed up ~ EVER! (Well I actually do this in the countryside too!!!! I love Nature!!!!)

8. I am completely nutty about *The Wicker Man* (The Edward Woodward version that is)! I love the film, I have the soundtrack, I have the book and I'm completely insane about it! There is nothing better to cheer one up than singing along to 'The Landlords Daughter' loudly!!!!

9. I sing 'little songs' a lot ~ and I mean a lot, and not 'proper songs' just little songs I make up ~ about anything, random things, things that I'm doing, if I'm happy, if I'm sad, anytime I will probably have a little ditty about it!

10.I used to have very long bright blonde hair ~ I now have a short brown choppy bob!!!



Ok, so now I have to find another 8 people to tag!
Boy, I think this will be a job! I will try my best!
Hey if you haven't been tagged yet, leave a message here and I will tag you!!!

*Happy Saturday Everyone*

16 comments:

  1. Alison, I absolutely love deckchairs and the sea. It was such a lovely surprise to see your photo a moment ago. My friend is staying with us this week. She does Crystal Healing and is doing her Reiki Masters!! Small world!
    Sue

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  2. Hi Alison, Thankyou for finding my Blog and leaving a comment.Thanks for tagging me too,but what do I have to do ?(panic).I know I have to write a list of "interesting" titbits about myself but what do I do then?Love your Blog by the way,you're making me hungry with all your baking malarkey!!

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  3. Sue I love deckchairs and the seaside too, I took this photo on a sunny morning at Weston-Super-Mare a couple of years ago!

    Rubyred, I've left you a message on your blog! Looking forward to finding out more about you!

    Love
    Alison
    x

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  4. Haha! I am another Wicker man fan! Love that film- I am always watching it, and I bought it on DVD! It's so folksy and whimsical!! Think Tom also quite likes Britt too....!!!

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  5. *Tee hee* Sophie, how fab!!!
    How great is it to watch over and over again? There are so many funny little 'looks' & 'scenes' that I can just laugh at again and again! Oh and the songs, what about those songs!!! *Giggle*
    Glad you are a fellow Wicker Man fan!
    Love Alison x

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  6. Enjoyed reading your facts. Shame about the mushrooms, I just love 'em. The Wicker Man is an awesome film, weird and surreal but all part of the charm. lol. I have it on DVD too.

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  7. Great to find out more about you! I love the sea and coffee centred chocolates (actually any flavour chocolate will do!). Hope you're having a good weekend
    Kim x

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  8. Hi Alison,

    I share your love of the sea - I could sit and watch the waves for hours.

    I see that you live in Darlington. I used to live in Thornaby many, many years ago! Small world.

    Thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment on my blog. Yours is lovely and I will call again soon!

    Marie x

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  9. I Love the sea and the countryside, I live about 2 mins from the beach and 5 mins from open countryside, I do find the sea far more magical and mesmerising though...
    What a pain with the mushrooms, I dont eat cheese or cream, so I struggle in restaurants, it must be a real nightmare for you!:)
    Jennifer.x

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  10. Oh the sea is wonderful I love the deckchairs picture. I love to read the random facts about people They are always so interesting

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  11. The sea is my sole.
    I used to live by the sea when I was growing up, and spent many hours watching the waves. Miss it loads!!

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  12. Hi, Alison!

    I'm so glad that you found my blog :) I had to laugh whilst reading your profile because I, too, love shabby chic, am a vegetarian, love fairies, and also am a Sagittarius. My husband and I also are always making up random songs, mostly to sing to our dogs, lol.
    Now, I *don't* particularly like the sea, so I guess that saves me wondering if we were separated at birth :)

    Have a lovely day, and please do visit Tallulah House again as I plan to post photos!

    Kimberley

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  13. i am another long standing veggie who HATES mushrooms - like little slugs on a plate - yuk.
    the sea is also a must for me - we are moving near to it in a few weeks and i cannot wait - like you i could sit for hours just watching and listening.
    love your blog.
    tracy x

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  14. What fun to learn things about each other! I lived by the sea (Cape Town) most of my life & I do missit & the mountains too, but living in the countryside is wonderful too.

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  15. Thanks for tagging me - I don't usually do these memes but I thought what the heck, so I've done it. It's not easy thinking of 8 random things!

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Love Alison
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