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Saturday, February 07, 2009

'husband meme'

renee did this husband meme. i thought it was cute, actually there are two of them. so because i felt like doing an 'easy' post this morning....here goes nothing...play along if you'd like...and let me know if you do!! ;0)

Husband Tag

1. Where did you meet? sweetheart hop dance (although he 'noticed' me at the grocery store first i guess...he was just too shy to 'meet' me...)

2. How long did you date before you got married? exactally four and a half years (to the day) i was in high school yet people! that's what took 'so' long

3. How long have you been married? little over five years...wow!! ptl.

4. What does he do that surprises you? it actually surprised me a bit that he was so 'on board' with this cloth diapering stuff. he doesn't mind doing it at all. i'm so thankful for such a easy-going guy!!

5. What is your favorite feature of his? i love his eyes and his smile

6. What is your favorite quality of his? that he is sensitive...he was the first boy i've ever seen cry, and he wasn't ashamed about it...

7. Does he have a nickname for you? he is the only person i allow to call me mandie, he also calls me bunny i don't even know how that started

8. What is his favorite color? red

9. What is his favorite food? he loves my cheesy hashbrowns...it's about the only 'good' thing i can make...but after i actually ASKED him he says stroganoff...yuck i don't like it...so he doesn't get it. :0)

10. What is his favorite sport? he doesn't really care too much about sports

11. When and where was your first kiss? june 1999. in his car. apparently he was just looking at me and i thought he wanted to kiss...so i kissed him. he tells me i totally surprised him by that...but he was totally fine with it. lol.

12. What is your favorite thing to do as a couple? i love just laying in bed and talking with him and laughing together...that's my most favorite thing...

13. Do you have any children? well this question is kind of obvious...umm yeah. we have four beautiful babies here on earth...and one in heaven that i can't wait to meet one day...

14. Does he have a hidden talent? hmmm...not really...he's really good at fixing most everything...but that talent isn't hidden

15. How old is he? 28

16. Who said I love you first? he did. he always said i like you. i like you a lot. and one night after that it was i love you.

17. What’s his favorite type of music? christian or oldies

18. What do you admire most about him? he works so very hard to provide for us and that he can fix most everything. and i love watching him be a daddy to our babies...

19. Do you think he will read this? most likely not, he doesn't read my blog...that i know of!!


1. He’s sitting in front of the TV: What is on the screen? right now? hannah montana. lol. he watches pretty much everything. doesn't really care too much, and even though he may not want you all to know this...he's been watching the bachelor a lot this season and is in to it more than I am!!

2. You’re out to eat. What kind of dressing does he get on his salad? French

3. What is one food he doesn’t like? bbq sauce

4. You go out to the bar. What does he order? we don't go to the bar. but it'd be a mountain dew if we did

5. Where did he go to high school? chilton high school

6. What size shoe does he wear? 10 or 10 1/2 depends

7. If he was to collect anything, what would it be? tractors

8. What is his favorite type of sandwich? ham and cheese

9. What would the Husband eat every day if he could? i don't think he'd like eating the same food everyday

10. What is his favorite cereal? something really boring without sugar...he was serious deprived as a child and not allowed sugar ceral!! poor kid. his favorite is the corn chex cereal. i'm so not making that up!!

11. What would he never wear? sandals or flip flops. the guy wears socks and shoes to the beach! :0) lol.

12. What is his favorite sports team? doesn't care

13. Who is his best friend? ME! ;o)...really it is...i asked!

14. What is something you do that he wishes you wouldn’t do? nag. geesh. i'm regretting asking him now...

15. How many states has he lived in? just one. even the same city too!

16. What is his heritage? german and irish

17. You bake him a cake for his birthday; what kind is it? angel food...or none...like this year. which he is now reminding me of AGAIN!

18. Did he play sports in high school? cross country and wrestling and football

19. What could he spend hours doing? staring at me. :0) i made that one up. here's the second one...sitting in a tractor in a field, with me in it....and then he can do both. he he he he....

ohhhh that was fun!! play along. come on! have a happy saturday and sunday too...because i don't think i'll be back til monday!! :0)

9 loving words from you.:

Jill (Sneaky Momma) said...

What a fun meme! I loved hearing about your early days as a couple. :)

-stephanie- said...

it's nice to know about your hubby a little bit more.

Love your new header. happy, happy children you have. Especially when ChuckECheese is involved. :o)

He And Me + 3 said...

Cute...loved getting to know your husband this way. My husband reads my blog every night. Can't sneak anything in on my blog:)

-stephanie- said...

Oh, and I played the husband game.

Ethan, Zach, and Emma's Mom said...

That was fun! I'll have to try that this week, I'm always good for a meme. ;-)

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3 Bay B Chicks said...

New blog design! I love it. I have been wondering when you would reveal a bit of something new to your friends in the blog world.

And your husband meme? Absolutely darling. You two are most certainly the perfect match for one another.


ermispartyof5 said...

Love the "get to know the husband more" post! I might do that. You both sound like a great couple.
What part of Wisconsin are your from? You mentioned your 3 or 4 hours away so Im assuming Milwaukee or Madison area?

Have a great Sunday!

Stephanie RN BSN (to be!) said...

Hi, I found your blog from "Hoping for our own Peanut" and thought I'd stop in and say hi! Your kids are adorable!

Stephanie in Indiana