I found this random list of 'getting to know you' questions and thought it would be fun to answer. Once I get done, it's your turn. Go do it, or I'll die a depressing death. Or not.
Why were you given your particular name?
My parents were going to name me Kennedy but my grandma absolutely hated President Kennedy, so they named me after my Grandpa Kendall. I have no idea where the random 'h' came from (but I ♥ it).
How many brothers and sisters do you have?
2 sisters and 1 brother
What is your favorite thing to do?
Craft, or go to the dunes, depending on the day
What is your favorite food?
I love food! Food is my favorite, you are right. :) It's easier for me to name foods that I don't like, than my favorite food. But I do love me some cupcakes. And ice cream. And spaghetti, and lasagna, and enchiladas, and Mongolian barbecue, and curry... I don't like seafood. That's about it.
What is your favorite book?
Mr. Popper's Penguins, or the Harry Potter books, or anything by Roald Dahl
What is your favorite candy bar?
This also depends on the day. Lately I've been craving Reese's peanut butter cups.
What is your favorite cookie?
Plain ol' chocolate chip
What is your favorite sport?
What is your favorite kind of music?
I like basically anything, except the 'depressed kid with a guitar' crap, or anything acoustic, or old country. All else is fair game.
What is your favorite song?
Punk asks me this all the time and I can never answer. It all depends on my mood.
What do you want to be when you grow up?
Bahahaha I don't want to grow up! I refuse to grow up! So how am I going to be anything? When I was a kid, I wanted to be a model. That obviously didn't happen.
How many kids do you want when you get married?
Welp, I'm already married with one part-time kid. I don't want any more.
What place you would like to know about?
What the hell kind of question is this? I would like to know about any place where it doesn't snow. Never ask me this question again.
What place would you like to visit?
Australia. The Bahamas. The Canary islands. Alaska. Cabo San Lucas. Florida. Any place where it doesn't snow.
What is your favorite thing about your mom?
She's crazy. And I love her.
What is your favorite thing about your dad?
I'm such a daddy's girl; this is an unfair question. My daddy is my protector. I know if I ever need help, he'll be there for me.
What is your favorite thing about yourself?
Oh, I hate questions like this. Why do you have to torture me so? I guess I would say I love my loyalty to the people I am close to.
Do you like to sing?
I don't like to sing in front of people. But I like to sing by myself in the car.
Do you like to dance?
I love to dance.
Do you like to play a musical instrument?
This question makes me giggle a little, though I'm not sure why! I played a musical instrument when I was younger, and I hated my teacher, which made me hate playing musical instruments. So no.
What musical instruments can you play?
Sax-a-ma-phone (has to be sung in Homer Simpson's voice), clarinet
What is your favorite type of art?
Street art, grafitti mainly
Have you ever seen a broadway musical? Do you like theater?
Yep, and sort of.
Do you like building things?
YES! Oh, I love building things. Any types of things. I love Tinkertoys. And Lincoln Logs. And motors.
What would you like to learn about cars?
Everything! I love cars.
What would you like to teach others about?
Cars! Heehee or really, whatever. I want to teach others how to be more understanding of people around them, even if they are different. And look at yourself before you start making fun of other people.
What are three adjectives which describe you?
Loyal, caring, OCD
How would your friend describe you to someone who has never seen you?
Hrm... I don't know. I hear this a lot: "tall, blonde, skinny"
In five years, what kind of person will you be?
A great one. I don't like this question.
In ten years, what kind of person will you be?
A serial killer? Jeebus people, what kinds of questions are these? I could answer this in a myriad of ways that would scare the pants off of you all but who knows which would be serious.
What do you want to be doing in five years?
Managing Husband's performance shop and making bows for a living
What do you want to be doing in ten years?
See answer above
What are your favorite subjects in school?
Baaaahahahaha school is for suckers. Unless you're Punk, and then stay in school 'til you're 32 and then you can date. Are these questions for 14-year-olds or what?
When you have an hour of free time, what do you like to do?
What is the strangest thing you ever did?
That sentence makes my grammar Nazi cry a little. What is the strangest thing I've ever done? Answer these questions.
What is the strangest food you ever ate?
The strangest food I've ever eaten is probably chicken hearts.
Are you working in your chosen profession?
Oh boy. I plead the fifth.
How many hours a week do you work?
40-45 at my day job, then countless more hours at night depending on the week.
What is your dream job?
Ice cream taste-tester, or roller-coaster tryer-outer :)
What is your retirement plan? What do you plan to do when you stop working?
I want to retire when I have enough money in the bank to travel the country with Husband in the motorhome and never have to worry.
What does your job entail? (For example: Do you often travel for business, work at home or perform dangerous tasks?)
I print stuff. Actually, I don't even print stuff; I tell people what needs to be printed and they print it for me, and then I give it to my customers. Nothing dangerous or overly exciting. I don't travel (thank heaven, I don't like to travel for business). I wish I performed dangerous tasks.