Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Getting to Know Lauren B

Lauren B (2)

Lauren B (1)

My name is: Lauren B

My favorite dinner is: Southwest Chicken Chili or Pizza

My favorite dessert is: Cookie dough when I'm not prego, but right now chocolate cupcakes

My favorite flower is: Orange Roses

My favorite hobby is: Reading and Music

My favorite restaurant is: Gecko Grill in AZ

A game I like to play is: Uno, only for the thrill of giving my husband a chance at winning

The music I listen to most is: Jimmy Eat World or Coldplay

My favorite thing to buy is: Probably food because I'm very hungry right now

A book I highly recommend is: The Percy Jackson series is a fun read

A movie I watch over and over is: The Young Victoria

A smell that makes me pause is: Baking bread

The city I would most like to visit is: Paris, France

My favorite thing to do on a date is: Frisbee Golf

The best vacation I ever had was: A road trip to California with my best girlfriend. Only because it happened on 6-6-06 and our big white Astro Van with the license plate "Girls" broke down in the middle of the LA freeway. Long story short, we survived and got to ride some roller coasters at Magic Mountain.

If you could be any fictional character, who would you choose? Giselle, so I can make all my clothes out of curtains and have talking animals clean my house

If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Quilting or competitive eating

What chore do you absolutely hate doing? Planning "what's for dinner."

When you have 30 minutes of free-time, how do you pass the time? Sleep, zzzzz...

What do you think is your very best feature or characteristic? My hair is really soft?

What is the "thing" you are most grateful for? The bad times, to make the goods ones really worth it

What is your dream vacation? Anywhere with a beach.

What's the coolest thing you've ever done? Win a bowling championship with the only all girls team. Well, 2nd place at least.

How did you meet your husband? How did he propose? Break. The. Fast. He tried to get me to hike Timp at night to see the sunrise. Romantic, right? Well, I very much dislike hiking, but we ended up on the wrong trail anyways, so I was saved.

The best thing about being married is: Having someone I'm not afraid to be my true self with and vice versa

What do you and your husband like to do together? Play games, frisbee, and bike riding

What would be your perfect day? A summer day in the sun, swimming and eating otter pops

What was the best advice you got/would give on marriage? Be willing to change and forgive

What story does your family always tell about you? When I split my head open as a little girl, I told my grandma on the way to the ER, "I don't want to die!"