Nice to meet you!
ME IN MY OWN WORDS:The organizer because if I didn't, I would be wondering around in a constant state of confusion
ALMA MATER: University of South Carolina
A RANDOM FACT OR TWO: The animals in my house outnumber the people two-to-one
ONE THING I WANT TO DO IN MY LIFE: Travel overseas with my daughter (Update: I got to do this July 2014!)
WHAT I BELIEVE: That fire ants are truly evil
PEOPLE I ADMIRE MOST: Teachers
MY HOMETOWN: Atlanta
IF I WON THE LOTTERY, I'D: Try to help those quiet and often overlooked community needs. Plus, I would hire a cook so I wouldn't have to decide on, shop for, or cook dinner.
Why it's awesome being a Sandlapper ...
A SOUTH CAROLINA SMELL I LOVE: A crisp, fall morning
IF I HAD A TIME-MACHINE, I WOULD: attend the very first USC vs. Clemson football game
MOST HILARIOUS SC LANDMARK: Cars on poles ... what is that all about?
MY PALMETTO STATE TRUTH: Macaroni and cheese is a vegetable
PLACE IN SOUTH CAROLINA I'VE NEVER BEEN: The Big Mo
PLACE IN SC I WANT TO PROTECT: The waterways
FAVORITE SPOT IN SOUTH CAROLINA: A quiet spot on the shore of any SC lake
FAVORITE SC PLANT : Poinsettias
FAVORITE SC ANIMAL: White tailed deer
FAVORITE SC CELEBRITY: Stephen Colbert, of course!
These are a few of my favorite things ...
FAVORITE BOOK: The 1936 edition of Gone with the Wind given to me by my BFF Wendy
FAVORITE MOVIE: It's a Wonderful Life
FAVORITE SONG: Home by Vanessa Carlton
3 THINGS THAT MAKE ME HAPPY: Hugs; watching my daughter dance; all accomplishments big and small
SEVERAL THINGS I ADORE: A clean house, having the windows open, the glass blue bird on my desk that my great-grandmother gave me and SCIWAY!
MY DREAM CAR: One that starts up and runs every time I am in it
A SOUTH I LOVE: The call of a quail
A SMELL I LOVE: Fresh, cut grass
FAVORITE MODE OF TRANSPORTATION: My feet
A GUILTY PLEASURE: A pedicure
FAVORITE SOUTHERN FOOD: Grits with LOTS of cheese
FAVORITE SOUTHERN SAYING: "Bless your heart."
MY TRUE LOVE(S): "Sir", "Bug", "Dixie-Doodle", "Wood-Man", "Jacky-Joe", "Sof-Sof", "Peppery-Pep-Pep", and "Bo-Bo-Too-Big"...when they aren't driving me crazy