Things You Might Not Know About Me

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  1. I was adopted when I was 4 months old.
  2. My grandpa nicknamed me “Plugger.”  I don’t know why.
  3. I used to be a very good tree climber.
  4. My best childhood friend was Tim.
  5. For 6 years, I lived in a flower shop.
  6. When I was 4 I tried to fly.  It didn’t work.
  7. I was good at skipping school when I was a junior. I was bored.
  8. I went half-time to high school when I was a senior, and half-time to college. Not quite as boring.
  9. I pulled the fire alarm in second grade.   I didn’t get caught.
  10. I spent a summer working at a Girl Scout camp in Traverse City, Michigan with my friend Linda (Barney, as we called her).
  11. I spent two summers at the National Music Camp at Interlochen.
  12. Bill Cosby is very nice.  I met him at the State Fair in August 1974.
  13. I have gone up in a hot air balloon.
  14. I met Oral Roberts when my parents let me fly to Tulsa to stay a week at ORU.
  15. I know how to sail and canoe.
  16. I taught my husband how to sail after we bought a small boat.
  17. Selling a small boat will pay for a sliding glass door.
  18. My first car was also my husband’s first car, but not at the same time.
  19. My grandma took me to New York City to get my prom dress.
  20. My mom ended up sewing my prom dress anyway.
  21. I love being in musicals.  I love singing songs from musicals.  Look out!
  22. I taught at the very first AQS show in Paducah.AmericasPictorialQuilts
  23. I can find my name in the Library of Congress and have my  own number in the Dewey Decimal System!
  24. I know how to knit.
  25. I cannot water ski.  I have tried.  

26-50 will have to come later. 

Stay tuned!