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Five Question Friday - 10/15/2010

1. What is your favorite Halloween candy?  For sure my favorite is candy corn.  Nothing but sugar baby!  Ms. Diva will be a little candy corn this year for Harvest Festival.  So, stay tuned for the adorable pictures.  PS - this is my first ever costume sewing endevor.
2. Do you fold your socks?  Nope.  Keeping up with laundry is hard enough.  I used to when I had different types and colors.  Now all of my socks (and hubby's) are just plain white/black footies.  Hubby does have tall socks for work, so his are seperated by footies and tall.
3. What is something that you wish you had been warned about?  I have probably been warned about everything.  Every time I look back on a poor decision or a circumstance I wish wasn't happening, I can see/hear someone giving me their opinion (or warning) about that exact issue.  Either I didn't remember or did it anyways, LOL!  What do they say... hindsight is 20/20.
4. What is the most significant difference between you and your significant other?  I'm from Venus, he's from Mars?  Serisouly, guys just don't think like girls, and who can tell you what really makes them tick.  Definitly not me!
5. What are three words you would use to describe yourself? (And, just for fun...if your significant other is around, ask him/her what 3 words they would use to describe you!!)  Perky (unless I'm not feeling perky), cheerful (ditto to perky), and possibly spunky (I would like to be spunky, part of why I use that as my blog name).


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