i’m stepping out of my comfort zone today. i wanted to do a fun, slightly more personal post. this was actually a little bit harder to do than I thought it would be; who knew it would be difficult to list random things about yourself! here’s what I came up with…
i wanted to be an art teacher when i grew up.
growing up, i had no idea what i wanted to do when i was older. and then i started high school and signed up for my first art class. i loved everything about it, so much, that i knew that i wanted to teach it when i grew up.
i write poetry.
only when i’m sad; it feels better to get the things i’m thinking of out on paper. and i never let anyone read it.
my middle name is JoNette, after my great-grandmother’s name Nettie Jo.
i love that my name means so much to our family. my great-grandma was an incredible woman.
i love skiing in the mountains with my dad. they’re some of my favorite memories growing up.
we started going together when i was in middle school when he’d always be the first to join me on our school trips. it’s one of my favorite things that he has taught me to do.
i’m allergic to orange juice.
it’s probably a good thing that i don’t like the taste, but i sure do miss having it in some of my cocktails.
i’m always cold.
if i could always walk around with a heated blanket, i would.
i sleep walk. and sleep talk. all the time.
growing up, my mom had to put bells on the doors because i would always try to walk outside.
my biggest fears include fish and clowns.
both super creepy and i avoid getting near them at all costs.
i’m afraid of deep water that i cant see in because 1. fish and 2. when i was younger my swim teacher was missing one of her toes because she claimed an alligator ate it off and swore and it would happen to me if i didn’t swim faster.
i legitimately despise that woman. and her missing toe.
i refuse to eat the last bite of any sandwich. weird? i know.
i think it has to do with my OCD, but i just cant bring myself to do it.