Another Set of Random CUCisms


I logged on to update my blog but came across this one and had to check in again!  πŸ™‚  

Answers in purple are from today, 3/14/16!

Answers in BLUE are from today(12/2/14) Everything else is from August 2009

Here is one of those fun FB lists again! Yay!
Answer the following questions about yourself:

1. What time did you get up this morning?
10:07AM – it’s sunday and jonah is with his dad!
5:03 AM – It’s Tuesday. grrr . . . had to get to the park n ride

5:09 AM – i snoozed once . . . it’s Monday. grrr. had to get to the park n ride, not happy with Metro Houston lately.

2. How do you like your steak?
Medium – ordering medium rare never disappoints me!

Been straight-up ordering medium-rare lately!  

3. What was the last film you saw at the cinema?
the collector – highly recommended-creepy
Gone Girl – with Ben Affleck, it was pretty good! Recommend!

DEAD POOL – ohmigosh, go see this right now, if you haven’t already!

4. What is your favorite TV show?
how i met your mother! and even if it does live in the land of re-runs . . .forever FRIENDS!
The Walking Dead and yes, I still watch re-runs of FRIENDS whenever I am lucky enough to catch them on tv!

The Walking Dead!  Yup, still catching Friends on TBS!

5. If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?
A beach house somewhere on the east coast near lobster traps and clam bakes
A beach house/ beach community pretty much anywhere in the world

Seriously need some beachin’ in my life!

6. What did you have for breakfast?
nothing yet
2 turkey sausage links

1 turkey sausage, 1 piece of peppered bacon (we breakfast-meal plan on sunday nights now)

7. What is your favorite cuisine?
Asian & Cajun – CHECK

I guess,  more specifically, Vietnamese/Thai and southern comfort/Cajun

8. What foods do you dislike?
bean sprouts and cheese! – still true! Although, I am proud of myself for trying more cheeses these days

Still hate those bean sprouts!  and i think i actually like cheeses that are made from goat’s milk.

cookchop9. Favorite Place to Eat?
fu fu’s or le viet
The Cookie Jar πŸ˜‰ My kitchen

Still my kitchen πŸ™‚ 

10. Favorite dressing?
Italian . . . TBH, I don’t eat a lot of salad, but when I do at home, I make my own dressing  balsamic vinaigrette

I have tweaked my vinaigrette a bit.  I now make a ginger orange zest ponzu that I love to use as a dressing!

11.What kind of vehicle do you drive?
BMW 330 ci convertible
Mini Cooper S convertible (Winnie Cooper)

Winnie, Winnie, Winnie!!!

12. What are your favorite clothes?
black tank and boy shorts – black leggings in the winter time!

I have just recently managed to squeeze back into some  jeans from a few years back!  Love that they are loose!!

13. Where would you visit if you had the chance?
vietnam, paris and austrailia – my new phone case (with the Eiffel Tower) is there to remind me to get my butt to PARIS!

Still planning that Paris trip . . . sigh.

14. Cup 1/2 empty or 1/2 full?
1/2 full! duh! DOUBLE DUHH! Keep refilling that baby!

Life is delicious, drink it up and order some more!

15. Where would you want to retire?
see answer #5 – CHECK

I have been thinking that I would really love to live on the west coast, maybe San Diego.

16. Favorite time of day?
my drive home from work
My RIDE home from work

My good morning/good-bye kiss <3

17. Where were you born?
phu quoc, Vietnam – CHECK-DOUBLE CHECK – kind of a silly question to keep repeating!

18. What is your favorite sport to watch?
basketball and jonah playing soccer
Texans Football

ASTROS baby!!!!!!!!!!!!!

19. Who do you think will not tag you back?
doesn’t matter
N/A – not tagging anyone

Only tagging one person, I’ve already gotten his approval. πŸ˜›

20. Person you expect to tag you back first?
lapinsky πŸ™‚
No more lapinsky

Wish I could just erase these answers, but history is history!  No one should be tagging me back.

21. Who are you most curious about their responses to this?
ehhh . . . who cares! The one person I am sending this to! πŸ˜‰

22. Bird watcher?
Still Nope, but we did almost go to an aviary in Pittsburgh ;P

Yeah, does anyone really “bird-watch?”

23. Are you a morning person or a night person?
kinda in the middle – teetering on night

i think Morning is actually more me!

24. Do you have any pets?
used to . . .arby, my yellow lab – miss you Arbs!

Josh and I keep “thinking” that we want a puppy!

25. Any new and exciting news you’d like to share?
my baby boy is now driving!
Lots of exciting opportunities in the near future, standing on the precipice of a dream

Wow, I think the last time I answered these again, I had just submitted my audition video for the Next Food Network Star.  This time, I am auditioning at an open-call in Dallas for Master Chef in April!  :)!!!!  No one will work as hard as you do to make YOUR dreams come true!

26. What did you want to be when you were little?
a rockstar or a hippy artist – STILL TRUE – this one made me laugh!

YUP!  I just proclaimed to Josh last week that we needed to “Start a rock band, STAT!”

27. What is your best childhood memory?
chasing rainbows with my baby sissy
So it was more like chasing rainbows and SMURFS with my baby sister!

Recounted the story of fishing for crawfish in the ditch in front of our apartments using our window screen as a net to a friend the other day!

28. Are you a cat or dog person?
cats are evil and sneaky – SO TRUE

Bad kitty!  Dogs are wonderful!

29. Are you married?
not anymore – still true 

no such luck ;P

30. Always wear your seat belt?
Of course.

YES! But i have a terrible habit of waiting until I have already backed-up out of my driveway and put my car in drive before I grab my belt.

31. Been in a car accident?
once . . . 19 yrs old . . .driving up to state in my honda accord. – CHECK (knock on wood)

Still knocking on that wood!

32. Any pet peeves?
splitting 10s and one word replies – CHECK

Lately, indecisiveness drives me a little bonkers!

33. Favorite Pizza Toppings?
italian sausage – CHECK . . .ooohhh, meatballs on pizza is pretty frikkin good!

Sriracha makes it soooo yummy!

34. Favorite Flower?
white daisies – CHECK, gerber daisies are tied for this honor!

Just-Because flowers are the best!

35. Favorite ice cream?
creole cream cheese from baskin robbins
Lately, I am in love with the tiny serving of chocolate blue bell ice cream

We don’t eat store-bought ice cream anymore.  I make my own and it is fabulous!

36. Favorite fast food restaurant?
popeyes! – CHECK

I still love Popeyes, but the location close to us is super disappointing, so we have not indulged as much!

37. How many times did you fail your driver’s test?
who fails this? – CHECK – FORREAL!

38. From whom did you get your last email?
my friend Debbie
Carole! She sends the best thank you notes!

John.  He sent a confirmation for Josh’s surprise birthday gathering πŸ™‚

39. Which store would you choose to max out your credit card?
lol–probably target
AMAZON.COM – it’s that darn PRIME that pulls me in!!!

Oh, that AMAZON!

40. Do anything spontaneous lately?
adam and i had brunch yesterday at the hobbit!
Finally auditioned for the Next Food Network Star show πŸ™‚ !!!

An impromptu sakebombfriday with our wonderful friends, Claire, David & Sofia in Sugarland!

41. Like your job?
my job rocks!
Being able to work right across the street was sahhhweeet . . . going Downtown, not-so-much :/

I do. but it may be ending soon . . . ready to start writing that new chapter!

42. Broccoli?
blehhh . . is it sauteed with beef? – CHECK

Roasted with some garlic, salt, pepper and Parmesan!  Jonah made this for us once, it was delicious prepared this way!

43. What was your favorite vacation?
swim up black jack at the tropicana in vegas
Lake Tahoe with the FAM last year for Xmas

San Francisco / Sonoma . . . life by the bay wouldn’t be so bad! 

44. Last person you went out to dinner with?
My family who was in town for Thanksgiving

Thai, Phat, the kiddos and Josh at Cajun Kitchen!  The crawfish were spectacular!  The company was the best!

45. What are you listening to right now?
paula dean’s voice on the food network
Ryan Bingham on Spotify

When in Rome, The Promise.  Once an 80s chick, always . . . 

46. What is your favorite color?
yellow – CHECK – Sunflower Yellow

47. How many tattoos do you have?
just a tiny one – CHECK, i think it’s still there.  It’s gotten kinda fuzzy with age.  Need to get it re-touched!

48. How many are you tagging for this quiz?
i dunno


49. What time did you finish this quiz?
10:52 am
9:02 am – it’s been a slow morning

8:40 AM

50. Coffee Drinker?
1 cup a day
Sometimes, 2 cups, but always ICED!

My favorite is something called “Cajeta”  made with goat’s milk, from a quirky, cool place called Antidote in the Heights.

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