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Sunshine blog award, for a second time!

Thanks to susan over at
http://bravelybipolar.com/
for the nomination!
The rules are simple.
Thank the blogger who nominated you…done.
Answer the 11 questions set out by the blogger who nominated you.
Nominate 11 blogs and set out 11 questions to be answered.

So the questions susan asked me were:

  1. Who is your favorite band & why? My favourite band is blue october, or evanessence, their lyrics are awesome and their music really speaks to me.

What is your greatest accomplishment to date? I think my greatest accomplishment to date is staying alive, despite the almost constant suicidal idiation that plagues me.

  1. If you could go anywhere in the world, where would that be? I think I’d love to go to canada, or australia or new zealand.
  2. What is your fondest memory? Qualifying with my 3 guide dogs, it was such a proud day for me.
  3. What is your ideal profession? I’d love to be a therapist or a social worker.
  4. Do you rock out in your car and not care who sees you? I dont drive, so no.
  5. Who is your favorite actor? Robin Williams, hands down!
  6. Tell me one thing you are most proud of yourself. My determination to stay alive and try to survive
  7. What brings you the greatest joy? My dog, and my niece and nephew.
  8. Cat or dog personor other? Definitely a dog person, I’m allergic to cats.
  9. This not a question, but a request. Give at least one person a compliment with a smile.

My compliment goes to all those who’ve helped me so far, especially my psychiatrist dr Barry, my therapist eileen and my friends…your truly amazing and I love you!

And, I nominate everyone who follows me and who blogs, to please take this award, and my questions for you are as follows.
1 Are you a morning person or a night owl?
2 Tea or coffee?
3 How do you think the internet has changed your life?
4 Share a favourite saying of yours?
5 What is your favourite tv show?
6 Do you enjoy any special hobbies?
7 Are you afraid of anything?
8 What makes you really angry?
9 Sun or rain?
10 Who inspires you?
11 Why did you start blogging?

Just for fun, meme

Who was the last person of the opposite sex you laid in a bed with?

Wow its been so long that I cant remember!

Where was the last place you went out to eat?

On Saturday I went to a local coffee place that sells wraps and sandwiches as well as coffee, tea and cold drinks. I had a chicken and cheese rap with chill i sauce on it.

What was the last alcoholic beverage you consumed?

White wine. A lot of it lol.

Which do you prefer – eyes or lips?

Lips. Especially my partners.

Medicine, fine arts, or law?

Medicine. I think it would be interesting to study it.

Best kind of pizza?

The inferno from four star pizza, or the mexican one from dominos.

Is your bedroom window open?

No. I have a house alarm so all my windows have to be closed when its turned on.

What is in store for your future?

Well in sept am starting college. Before that will just enjoy my summer.

Who was the last band you saw live?

Lionel richie. I just saw him yesterday.

Do you take care of your friends while they are sick?

Not usually. But if I could I would.

Any historical figures that you envy?

No not really. Cant think of one.

How many songs are on your iTunes?

Thousands. I’m currently in the process of ripping my entire music collection.

What brand of digital camera do you own?

A canonn. I love my camera.

When was the last time you got a good workout?

Well at the gym it was a few months ago. But I’m trying to do something about that by exercising more.
what store do you go to first?

I enjoy food shopping, or shopping for cds, dvds, etc. I dont really enjoy clothes shopping.

Are you a quitter?

No. I believe you should keep on trying even when things arent looking so positive.

What are two bands or singers that you will always love?

Pink and sarah bareilles

What of the seven deadly sins are you guilty of?

Envy.

20. Did you just have to Google the seven deadly sins to see what they were?

Yes! lol.

Get to know me part 1

1. Whats something about yourself that you hope will never change?

My determination, strength to overcome traumatic events, my ability to keep surviving.

What books have you read thatve had a big influence on you?

The cathy glass books had a huge influence on me. It helped me to read about others going through similar abuse to my own. I also like to read books on trauma, or about did and ptsd.

1. What goals have you recently set for yourself? How are you doing with these goals so far? I recently started a weight loss programme. Im doing great so far except for motivation around exercise. I need to keep working at that. I also started looking for voluntary work. I havent found anything yet though. I also want to start baking. That also hasnt been put in motion yet.

1. What strange habit do you have? I dont really have strange habits. Not that I can think of anyway.

1. What do you think is your best quality? My thoughtfulness, my sense of humour.

1. What fear would you like to overcome? The fear of others rejecting me or judging me for who I am.

1. What person, dead or alive, do you wish you could be more like? My grandfather. He always is so positive even though he is dying.

1. Growing up, what was your favorite childrens story or fairy tale? I dont think I had one. I didnt get read to much or read much until I was in my teens.

1. Whats your favorite poem or saying? Relax, were all crazy, its not a competition.

1. Whats one of your greatest accomplishments? Getting my college degree.

More about me…carol anne

1. I like myself because its important to my healing that I like even love, myself.

2. I’m an expert at socialising.

3. I feel good about all the comments i receive on my blog. I appreciate all you kind people out there.

4. My friends would tell you I am a great listener.

5. My favorite place is….. Disneyworl florda

6. I’m loved by…..my partner, my family, and hopefully my friends.

7. People say I am a good……. writer

8. I’ve been told I have pretty…….hair.

9. I consider myself a good conversation starter.

10. What I enjoy most is….. being with friends and having fun

11. The person I admire most is my partner. She struggles a lot and she always keeps on trying no matter what. She’s an inspiration to me.

12. I have a natural talent for…….snging.

13. Goals for my future are……. try to gain employment and to continue working on my healing.

14. I know I will reach my goals because I am…. resilient and strong.

15. People compliment me about….. my smile and my sociability.

16. I feel good when I….. give to or help others.

17. I’ve been successful at…… making lots of friends, and surviving my childhood.

18. I laugh when I think about…..certain tv shows, like big bang theory, or certain memories with my partner.

19. The traits I admire myself for are:…….. nonjudgmental, generosity, thoughtfulness, and compassion

20. I feel peaceful when I’m listening to the birds sing, when I meditate, and when I think of my angels.

carol anne