13 Random Things About Me

Thursday Thirteen

Thursday Thirteen is a weekly meme with a simple theme: each Thursday you blog a list of 13 things. What kind of things? Any kind! Just come up with a list theme and run with it.

 

Brianna’s List:

  1. I must have ice in my drinks. Water, milk, soda. It has to have ice. And it doesn’t matter if it’s the middle of winter – I need my ice!
  2. I don’t drink coffee. I can’t even stand the smell.
  3. I don’t like the smell of leather.
  4. I have yet to break a bone. *knocks on wood*
  5. I easily get car sick so I always drive. Always.
  6. I didn’t realize that I have a Californian accent (or that there even was such a thing) until J9 pointed it out to me with a SNL skit.
  7. I am very particular about things. Some might say that I have OCD.
  8. The only piercing I have that has jewelry in it is my tongue ring.
  9. I am not a gamer. I don’t understand the addiction of playing in a fake reality world but reading fake reality makes total sense to me.
  10. When I go out to a place to eat, I pick the same thing every time.
  11. The only soda I drink is root beer, and only A&W (my first choice) or Mugs.
  12. I am utterly afraid to fly. So afraid that I passed up an opportunity of a lifetime because of my fear. And yes, I’ve flown before, on three separate occasions.
  13. Chocolate is my kryptonite.

 

J9’s List:

  1. My dream job is to be a tea sommelier.
  2. I love Star Wars and Star Trek.
  3. I have a fan dream that Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are soul mates.
  4. I *hate* dogs.
  5. My guilty pleasure meal is a vegan Bocca burger and potato chips.
  6. My favorite video game is Sid Meier's Civilization.
  7. I hate coffee.
  8. I lie and say I'm 5 feet tall.
  9. I hate clothes shopping so my husband buys all my clothes.
  10. Madison Square Garden is my church.
  11. I hope one day to live in San Francisco.
  12. I've never had my own bedroom.
  13. I wanted to be a circus performer when I was a kid.


Tell us a random thing about you. Open-mouthed smile

About Brianna: Supermom by day, naughty reader by night. Addicted to chocolate, Twitter, her iPad, her Kindle, and 99¢ Kindle deals. You can follow Brianna on Twitter, Facebook, Goodreads, and Instagram.

19 comments:

  1. Great lists ladies!!
    Random thing about me: I don't like ketchup, mustard, or ranch dressing.

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    1. Interesting!! I don't like ketchup either.

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    2. Ketchup? Ketchup? I could squeeze ketchup directly into my mouth! What do dip fries in?

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  2. Wonderful list :) Random thing about me: the thumb on my left hand is double jointed

    My T13

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  3. wow great to know you ladies better. I too have certain foods I always order when I eat out

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    1. Thank goodness I'm not the only one! LOL

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    2. You gotta tell us one of your eating out meals then. Tell! :)

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  4. I attended some of the original Star Trek Conventions in New York City and at one of them saw my high school boy friend.

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    1. We go to cons too but thankfully never ran into an ex!

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  5. I don't like to fly either and it has hampered my life. sigh... I missed a trip to Hawaii with my family. I've missed a lot actually. I used to fly all the time. I really don't know what happened. I am just glad to know I am not the only one!

    Angela's Anxious Life

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    1. What happened to me is kids. Once I had my first kid, I couldn't fly. It's took scary, having your life in someone's hands and to be so out of control yourself. I've heard the statistics but it doesn't change anything.

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  6. What an interesting list! I don't like coffee either, but love the smell. And I used to eat the food on my plate one at a time (finish item #1, then item #2, then item #3, etc), until my husband started teasing me. I never even realized I did that until he pointed it out!

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    1. Sounds like you have a bit of OCD, like me :)

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  7. Brianna - same goes for me on your 1 and 10. It's not possible to put enough ice in my drinks. I don't drink any beverages that don't have ice in them. And when you go to a restaurant are you like me when someone can't figure out what to order? I'm like, "How can you not know what you want!!"

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    1. I'm actually kind of envious of people who look at a menu and all the possibilities. I'm such a picky eater, hence the reason I eat the same thing, but how I would love to eat a more varied diet. But I do love that when I go to a restaurant I don't even have to speak my order. The waiter knows.

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  8. I hate clothes shopping as well so I'm sure I will have my boyfriend start doing that for me one day. He is a clothes whore and loves to shop for them. I drag my feet and wait till it is time to move on to the bookstore. :)

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  9. Interesting lists! Random thing about me: I don't like coffee either! Coffee haters unite!

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