Sunday, August 26, 2007

Angie tagged me and I loved reading her cool life and intersting life. Mines not so much so this ones for the kids.

4 jobs I've had

1. Water Aerobic Instructor

2. Utah Fruit Seller - (Still Selling)

3. Piano Teacher

4. Researcher for Shopping Mall Project

Movies I can watch over and over

1. Sense and Sensibility

2. Everafter

3. Pride and Prejudice (any version)

4. Little Women (any version)

4 Places I have lived

1. Canton, Ohio

2. Moreno Valley, Ca

3. Auburn, Wa

4. Concord, Ca

4 Guilty Pleasures


1. I really don't feel guilty, justified yes, but not guilty

2. I enjoy going to the movies any time, with any body

3. Date nights a couple of times a week with Billy Boy

4. My bed, great video, clean-quiet house, warm chocolate chip cookies, cold milk and my red pillow.

Places I have been on vacation

1.Caribbean Islands (about 7 to 10 on cruises)

2. Caracas, Venezuela

3. Hawaii

4. Santo Tomas, Mexico

4 Favorite Foods

1. Cafe Rio sweet pork salad

2. Paradise Coconut CC Cookie

3. Kona Grill Avocado Egg Roll

4. Chipotle carnitas salad

5. Blue Bunny Coconut Macaroon Ice cream

6. Gecko Grill/Cravings sweet shrimp taco

7. Oregano's Pablo Picasso Salad and Bazookie

8. In and Out Burger, Gorilla style

9. ZieTehas jalapeno pasta with chicken

10. Pei Wei's Mongolian Beef with brown Rice

Oh - we were only suppose to do 4, sorry, my bad.

4 websites I visit

1. phoenix

2. Mine (and your) friends blogs

3. Weight

4. Sloan photography (he did Danis pictures and he's amazing)

4 Places I'd rather be right now

1. On the beach with my family and friends

2. At a cabin with family and friends

3. At my house or yours with family and friends

Im not hard to please if I have everyone with me.

4. Anywhere with Bill (even traffic school, home teaching or Lowes)

4 Books you love

1. My scriptures

2. The ultimate gift

3. The message

4. Anything that can hold my attention and doesn't take more than an hour to read - Im a fair-weather reader.

4 things you would like to know how to do

1. make everyone feel loved like Bill does

2. to teach my girls reach their full potential

3. Loose weight/stop eating out every other day!

4. To play the violin

4 neglected body parts

1. the whole stomach area

2. R.S. arms

3. Feet over-used and neglected

4. Brain - wait, what was the question? I rest my case.

4 things that you worry about

1. Paying off our home so that we can go on a mission when Tess is graduated.

2. Learning and serving with all that I have. Im too lazy lately.

3. Health and safety of everyone I love/Bill having a heart attack, care accident, skin cancer - he goes like the energizer bunny, but I worry about his batteries.

4. Our next president and our nation

4 happy moments

1. Being all together with my family hanging and or playing games

2. Watching our girls do anything they love to do.

3. Danica and Brennons Sealing.

4. Christmas with the WHOLE family

4 things you want to do this year or in the future

1. Find more time to read the scriptures/meditate and pray

2. Get back into all my pre-Tessa clothes (12 more lbs)

3. Get all our debts paid off (including our home)

4. Teach all my girls a musical instrument

4 people I'm tagging

1. Paula Gardner
2. Bethany Gardner
3. Koe Truschke - get going!
4. Michelle Bradley - did I already tag you another time?


Kristal Mulder said...

gosh dang, how comes I never get tagged. It's like Erica said, only popular people get tagged!
I liked reading yours though. I agreed with about 90% of them.

Jacie said...

I think you and Bill are BOTH good at making people feel loved!

mommyx5 said...

Soooooo Fun!! I always love learning more about people:):)

Vonda said...

I think you get tagged a ton, so I left you alone this time. You just did one with Jen.

Jacie - you know bill has the "loving feeling" but Im working on it.

Jamie, Jacie and Shmeet - Your it! (tagged)

Call Me Starla said...

The other night you inspired me to get more into blogging. Look for my response to your "tag" on my new blog.

Kristal Mulder said...

Um, ok, I've been tagged twice all year, but ok. What did I do with Jen???

I don't know about this second hand tagging and you have that loving feeling, it's not gone, gone gone, noooowooo.
Um, I just ate 5 points worth of choclate chip cookie...HELP ME!!!!


Okay, I loved all of your answers. I always crack up when I read your stuff. We both must love food cause we have a lot of the same favorites. Way to go on the weight loss..I'm jealous!:)

Russ and Debbie said...

I have the recipe for the cafe rio salad. If you don't have it and want it I will email it to you.


  • 4/12 Shayna - I said "I really want to buy that table but I dont know where I would put it" (been buying used furniture that I want to redo and its been cluttering up the garage. Shayna said in her sweet inocent voice "you can put it in the garage?"
  • 4/12 - Tessa "Mom, you know what I dont like about mornings? - the sun!"
  • 4/12 - Shayna got her braces a couple of weeks ago and her teeth are starting to go together and she said "Im gonna miss my gap" and she was seriously sad - she wont get to squirt water through her teeth.
  • 3/12 Breea again..... "Mom, I thought it was Lack toesintolerant and I was lacking the toesintolerant, until I read the label"
  • 3/12 Breea was talking about college and she said "In my siriculum (curriculum), I have to take physicology (psychology)"
  • 3/12 - Tessa said - I want to take the "long cut" (instead of the short cut)
  • 3/12 When tucking Shayna and Tessa in Shayna said "You dont have to worry, I set out all your clothes for school tomorrow" - Very Shayna
  • 11/10 When Kayla was little she should always cover her eyes when we went by a graveyard.
  • 4/10 Dont want to forget that Shayna calls the pools water fall a waderfoddle. She also called Aunt Kay, Uncle Kay??? McKenna got grandpa mixed up when she was little and called him "Bunka"
  • 3/10 For some reason, our family forgets the rules to Mexican rummy, shang hi and ALOT of card games, so last Sunday we just delt cards and everyone played whatever rule they wanted. The game lasted about 4 minutes, but we all won!
  • 2/10 I was going to work in Tessas class and she said "Mom, what if you mess up" and I told her I would try not to, but the next thing I know she is asking me if I will pray with her and ask Heavenly Father to help me not mess up. She prayed, and I didnt mess up! (all papers were copied a colated correctly)
  • 3/10 McKenna saying what she liked about Brennon on his Birthday "I like your style and your swager"
  • 12/09 Tessa went to the girls play and said "Willy wonka is hot"
  • 12/09 Kayla has a slight ring worm problem and if you try to hug her she says "OK, but your gonna get all wormy"
  • 12/09 Tessa has been adding Sophia in every prayer including the blessing and this is what she says "Please bless that Sophia will feel better in no time" and her blessing tonight was "Please bless that none of the kids singing on the truck will fall out" - Shes a great prayer
  • 12/09 Tessa said "Mom, I think Im on Santas Bad list" I said "probably not, why are you worried about it?" Tessa "I really dont like coal"
  • 02/09 I asked McKenna if she had taken a shower and she said "I took one, but it didnt work"
  • 11/08 Shayna said "I wish we could have quads like the Poulsens and Jensens, but were too unrich"
  • 10/08 I was bringing Breea home from school and she asked "Can I do my jobs tomorrow? I asked why and she said "If you were to take all the headaches in the world and put them together - thats my headache" DRAMA
  • 10/08 Tessa hands me the camera as we are walking out the door and says "You better take this in case I do something cute"
  • 9/08 Shayna was about 5 and she was giving dad a message and he said "thats a deep tissue message" she said "hold on" and left and came back with toilet paper and stuffed it down his shirt and said "I want to give you a deep tissue message"
  • 8/08 Tessa after hearing some of Kaylas guy friends talk has picked up a new saying "Girls are the devil" - nice.
  • 8/08 As I was carpooling I asked Bailee who she wanted to marry, she said Dallin. Shayna said "Well he is cute mom, no offense"
  • Kayla - She says almost on a daily basis "This will be the last time........" Whether its someone moving, leaving on a mission, the last two weeks before graduation, etc.....
  • Brennon - Whenever he does something he knows we dont like or accidently steps on a toe or runs into someone, he just puts his hand up, smiles and says "high five" You gotta love it
  • Danica - Classic saying "Asians are geneous's"
  • Tessa - 6/08 At the doctors office he was looking in her sore ear and noticed there was still a stitch left in her eyebrow and proceeded to take it out while I was holding her down. She screamed really loud, looked at the doctor and said "I am NOT loving this"
  • Shayna 4/08 She came running in the house, grabed a dress and started heading back out the door to go to Nathaniels baptism. I said "Hey, come back we have to do your hair" She said "No, I dont want to be pretty for Nathaniel" Sure enough, when Bailee and Taryn came over they had their hair perfectly curled, cutest dresses and their shoes matched their dresses (unlike Shaynas)
  • McKenna 4/08 - I had the best dream last night. Mom: What about? McKenna: Snickerdoodles.
  • McKenna and Brennon - 4/08 McKenna: I want to put light blue hightlights in my hair like Klowd 9 - Brennon: I want Lypo.
  • Breea - 4/08 (In a very dramatic manner) "My coach almost killed us today, a few of us threw up, some passed out, she wanted to kill us. I almost threw up."
  • Tessa - 4/08 Talking to Grandma said "The Easter Monster leaves me lipstick under my pillow"
  • Shayna = 4/08 Kayla called from a show but couldnt talk. She said she would call at intermission. Shayna heard me say this and said "Kaylas in her mission?"
  • McKenna - 4/08 "Mom your not fashionable, but you can grow into fashion. It just takes about a month"
  • Kayla - 4/08 Mom said "Its crazy how I have two batches of girls, the older set and the younger" Kayla - "Im glad we could be your test batch"
  • Tessa 4/08 "Brodey - Lets get this party started"
  • Shayna 3/08 I asked her what she did at the gym daycare center she said "I just cleaned things and organized them"
  • Breea 3/08 While saying a prayer at Grandma and Grandpa Hatchs, she says "Bless the Hatchs". Her grandparents were wondering if she even knew she was their granddaughter.
  • McKenna 2/08 Mom, dont buy meat or sugar, Im turning vetrenarian.
  • Tessa 2/08 Mom: Tessa, your such a good girl. Tessa: I dont say stupid or do bad sings.
  • Tessa 1/08 - She was getting chewed on by the puppy and she was half-laughing saying "Are you evil or not evil?"
  • Shayna (6 years old) - She was mesaging dads back and he said "little harder, I need a deep tissue rub" So she went into the bathroom and got a handfull of toilet paper and stuffed down his shirt (deep tissue)
  • Shayna, 11/12/07 Mom: Shayna, say your prayers and thank Heavenly Father for all your blessings. Shayna (super tired): Thats so much. Do I have to thank him for ALL of them right now?
  • Some of our favorite word to call each other when gas is passed: POOPER MCGOOPER, FARTER MCGARTER, FLUFFER MCGUFFER, CRAPPER MCGRAPPER, AND TOOTER MCGOOTER
  • Danica (2) Yepadottado
  • Tessa (3) "Mom, I luz you and you luz me - weez luverz"
  • Tessa (3) - "Youz fweekn naughty" Mom "Who taught you that?" Tess "yo mom" (Thanks older sisters)
  • Breea 3 years - We have lots of gerds in our famie.
  • Tessa 2 years - Yoooz funny!
  • Tessa would often take off her shoes at church and when we asked her why she kept taking them off she said "my feet are grumpy". I guess it was better than Shayna at that age not wearing underwear to church (many times) We finally had to start doing panty checks before church.
  • Tessa (3) thirteen, fourteen, five-teen
  • McKenna (10 in a couple of weeks) - Mom, please let me go in with you. Mom - why. Mckenna - I saw a sign that said "criminal on the loose" Mom - I promise not to go in, I'll just talk to her at the door. McKenna - Im gonna roll down my window and watch you *tears bubbling up in her eyes. Mom to friend - Is there a sign that says "criminal on the loose" in your neighborhood? Friend - No, just "crime watch" neighborhood sign.
  • Kip, Kip, Kurray!
  • Tessa said "Can you take my brain off" and I asked her why, and she said "Its really so tight" 8/9/07
  • "sorry your such a looser" *pointer finger used as a puppet - McKenna (5)
  • Grandma Guttery was showing Shayna (4) a picture of me pregnant with her and Grandma said "Thats you inside your mamas belly" and Shayna said "She ate me?"
  • I need some Wotion on my Weggs - Tessa 3
  • Guess what guys? If you put the milk back in the refrigerator it will stay cold. - Kayla 17
  • Kayla - 4/08 Mom said "Its crazy how I have two batches of girls, the older set and the younger" Kayla - "Im glad we could be your test batch"