Thursday, 11 December 2008

One Sweet Blog Award

And my final blog catch-up...

Thank you so much to Lee at Solstice Dreamer for nominating me for this award. I'm late picking up on it but hugely grateful!

I have to list seven things in a number of different categories.

7 things to do before I die
  1. Watch a tennis match at Wimbledon
  2. See the Rubinoos live
  3. Learn to crochet
  4. Get Herbert to let me stroke him (he now comes in the house to visit but is still too wary to let me get close enough to touch)
  5. Visit the amazing Goddess temples in Malta
  6. Write and publish a book
  7. Plant more trees

7 things I do now

  1. Sing along with the radio
  2. Luxuriate in the bath
  3. Make jam
  4. Blow a kiss to the New Moon when I first see Her
  5. Make my own compost
  6. Make soup
  7. Enjoy Sudoku

7 things I can't do

  1. Play a musical instrument
  2. Tango
  3. Make a souffle
  4. Abide Jeremy Clarkson
  5. Ice skate
  6. Sneeze quietly
  7. Understand cricket

7 things I find attractive in the opposite sex

  1. Kindness
  2. Nice eyes
  3. A sense of humour
  4. Intelligence
  5. A social conscience
  6. A nice smile
  7. Honesty

7 things I say most often

  1. "S***!"
  2. "C'mon girls!" (to the cats)
  3. "Take care!" (when parting from someone or finishing up a telephone call)
  4. A vast selection of expletives other than "s***!" - I am someone who does believe in swearing
  5. "D'you know what I mean?"
  6. "Brilliant!!!!"
  7. "Hiya!"

7 celebs I most admire

  1. Joss Whedon
  2. Bruce Springsteen
  3. Maya Angelou
  4. Stephen Fry
  5. Susan Sarandon
  6. Errr....

7 favourite foods

  1. Prawns
  2. Spaghetti & home made tomato sauce
  3. Cashew Nuts
  4. Moules Mariniere with crusty bread
  5. Chocolate
  6. Hot Bakewell Tart & Cream at the Owl & the Pussycat Tearooms in Laugharne, Carmarthenshire
  7. Lemon tart or my Mum's Lemon Flummery (like a tangy lemon mousse - to die for!)

As I've already done a lot of nominating in the last couple of posts, for this one I'm going to just say I nominate everyone on my 'Family, Friends and Favourites' blog roll, and if you read this and would like to join in - well, consider yourself nominated too!


Loraine said...

Malta is definitely on my list, too- what a beautiful, sacred place.

Jopan said...

love the new picture up top. there are some good things about winter. :) although bring on the sunshine! my windowsills are sagging under the weight of so many plantpots.