Jun 19, 2013

Ten Things You May Not Know About Me

Want to get to know me a little better?  Read on and enjoy!

**(Warning...there is a slightly disturbing picture of a bruise coming up.)**

1)  I had open heart surgery when I was six.  I have an 8 inch scar that goes down my chest that used to make me very self-conscious.  I barely even notice it now.

2) Chocolate makes me sneeze.

3) I get VERY nervous about speaking to a group of adults.  But speaking to a room (or an auditorium) full of kids is a piece of cake.

4) I have a Bachelor's degree in biology, and I minored in chemistry and French.  I also have a Master's degree in Zoo & Aquarium Leadership.

5)  Mosquitoes love me, and I hate them. Seriously. What good are they?  I wish I could rid the world of mosquitoes.

6)  If I were to choose another career path, I would be a microbiologist.

7)  I don't want kids.

8)  I played pitcher for our coed zoo softball team until I stopped a line drive with my leg. I don't pitch anymore. (This picture was taken a few days later.) I still have a slight indentation in my thigh.

9)  One of my favorite experiences at a zoo was being spit on by a walrus. (It whistled at me too!)

10)  In high school, I was interrogated by a police officer for lawn gnomes that had gone missing around town. (I may or may not have been involved.)

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1 comment:

  1. Wow, that is a crazy bruise.
    I have a surgical scar on my stomach that makes me really self conscious, and I can't wait to get to the point were it doesn't bother me. Any tips?