Wednesday, October 19, 2011

My ABCs: An introduction

Creativity creds to Evey of for this super fun introduction meme:

Hi! For those of you who may be new to my blog, or to the PFT Team on etsy, here's a super-fun intro to learn a few fun facts about me.

Age: 46
Bed size: King (see Height)
Chore that you hate: that’s a full-on tie between cleaning the coffee maker and taking out the trash.
Dogs: Two Yorkshire Terriers: Reeses and Snickers – they just make me happy!
Essential start to your day: one cup of coffee and a mini bagel with honey – to stay as sweet as I can be.
Favorite color: Amethyst, Azure Blue, Granny Smith Green and Peridot
Gold or Silver: Silver is probably my favorite, but I’m liking brass, too.
Height: 5'9”, and my aunt says that I’m still legs from the armpits on down!
Instruments you play: piano, flute, drums and sing like a bird!
Job title: Project Manager for IBM (23 years), co-owner of Bella the Bead.
Kids: two teenage daughters, they are strong, smart and beautiful!
Live: North of Atlanta in Johns Creek, GA.
Mother’s name: Bonnie
Nicknames: Hoolio in college (you really do not want the details on that one, but it sounds Mexican and so are margaritas….enough said.), and Bella
Overnight hospital stays: just one night for each darling baby girl.
Pet peeves: rudeness (please be kind to everyone), being late for anything, and waste.
Quote from a movie: “You is kind.  You is smart.  You is important.” –Aibileen to Mae Mobley, The Help, 2011 (GO SEE THIS MOVIE!)
Right or left handed: right.
Siblings: one older brother, one younger brother – yup – not only am I the only girl, I’m the middle child!
Underwear: yes.
Vegetable you hate: collards and rhubarb
What makes you run late: nothing (see Pet peeves)
X-Rays you’ve had: teeth, back
Yummy food that you make: chili, chocolate chip cookies, chicken enchiladas.
Zoo animal: peacocks!!

What are the ABCs of you?

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Bella The Bead GIVEAWAY!!!!

My friend Kelsey of Smitten By A Promise is hosting a giveaway for me at

Please stop by and register to win this fabulous pair of earrings: