Wednesday, February 29, 2012


Holy blog! This 11 things tag is going around like crazy! I am sure you have all seen it by now. If not here it is. Thanks to Ms. Castillo at Mi Todo for tagging me!

Here are the rules:

There are five rules:
1. Post these rules.
2. Post a photo of yourself and 11 random things.
3. Answer the questions set for you in the original post.
4. Create 11 new questions and tag people to answer them.
5. Go to their blog/twitter and tell them you've tagged them.

11 Random Things
1. I am a really good cook.
2. I have the complexion of a ginger.
3. More tone deaf than anyone you ever met.
4. I really really want a garden.
5. Almost as badly as I want a puppy.
6. I have fallen in love with blogging. Like obsessed.
7. Nobody in my family except my Husband knows about my blog.
8. Im not the get down on the floor and play kinda mom.
9. More like a read books to eachother all day kinda mom.
10. I laugh really loud. I am known far and wide for it.
11. I can't wear pajama pants without socks. Drives me nuts.
Ericas Questions
1. If you could only listen to 5 songs for the rest of your life, which songs would they be?
This is probably one of the most difficult questions for me to answer. Right off the top of my head: Bush-Glycerin, Flogging Molly-If I ever leave this world alive, Fleetwood Mac-Sarah, Ingrid Michaelson-Sort of, Gaslight Anthem-Meet me by the rivers edge

2. If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go?

3. What is one of your favorite childhood memories?
Climbing trees and bonfires

4. If you were to get a new/your first tattoo, what would it be of?
My first tatoo may be either my sons name (Henry), Mt Ranier, or a picture of my grandma

5. Were you in any clubs in high school? Are you still interested in the same things?
Cross country running and cheerleading, I run every now and then. Every once in a while I make an attempt to get serious with it and I never follow thru.

6. What is your favorite smell?
Fresh cut grass. I don't know

7. Do you believe in ghosts? Why?
Kinda. More like spirits. It doesn't really freak me out or anything. More peaceful than anything.

8. If you could change one thing about your body would you change anything? What would it be?
I want to (WILL) be skinny again.

9. What fictional character (movie, t.v. show, or book) do you most relate to?
Jess from New Girl. I am the dork with no shame.

10. If you could meet any famous person from the past or present, who would it be?
Celine Dion.....I have wanted to since I was a little girl. Don't judge.

11. Why did you start blogging?
I was looking for breastfeeding advice right after I had Henry and I stumbled across the blogoshphere. Naturally, having no mom friends, I joined in.

My Questions

1. Who is your blog "idol"?
2. What is your favorite fashion trend right now?
3. What is a trend you can't stand?
4. Total number of kids you want?
5. What is something that you love about the way you look?
6. Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
7. Favorite Flower?
8. Favorite Pandora station?
9. What was your first car?
10. What did you last eat?
11. How has blogging effected your life?

I tag.....

the queen of parenting momto8
The goddess of DIY Sam from My latest Obsession
one of my new faves Mondays with Mac

Have fun guys : )  


  1. The picture of you in your wedding dress is beautiful.

  2. hey..thanks for the tag!! it is so nice to "know" you!! I am so out of the culture loop I can't even answer some of these questions!! I live in my own little bubble and don't even pay attention to trends! But I do love this blogging stuff..I am learning a, crafts, shopping..I think it is fun! i always thought 5 would be a nice # of children to have...proves again that God is smarter than me..I would not have even know the joy I was missing!!
    You look beautiful on your wedding day!!

    1. Thank you so much. I used to think four was a good number but now Im not so sure : )

  3. New follower from Bloggy Moms! It was great getting to know you in this post. I want a puppy too but can't because we are renting. I agree with the above posts. I love that wedding picture.

    1. Same here! My landlord wants an outrageous deposit so I we are gonna wait. Probably best till the babe is older too! : )

  4. i really want a puppy too! Love the photo of you in your wedding dress at the beach, pretty!

  5. Thank-you. I am truly honored to be a new fave!

    Your family doesn't know about your blog? Would you be upset if they found it?

  6. awe, shucks...I didn't realize that you'd already done an 11 things post before I tagged you in mine!! Oh, wrote awesome questions. way better than mine!