In honor of our Birthday Girl I will be sharing with you
28 (random) Facts about our Nan!
In no particular order.....
Nan hates beans
She doesn' really like spicy foods. One day she tried some salsa & went screaming around the room for some water. The salsa jar said "Mild" on it.
She was an only child for 10 years
Nan wrote an article featured in the Deseret News our senior year of high school
She can make a cube of butter into the shape of a pine cone (family secret)
Nan can remember dates you tell her your birthday and 10 years later she can still remember it
She can play the violin & piano (and teaches as well)
She can transpose music for the violin into the viola....it came in handy 'cause I was too lazy to figure it out myself
Drove a car that we lovingly called "The Butt Pirate" (the gas was located in the back ;)
Went to our first "big-girl" concert together "The Backstreet Boys: Back Street's Back Tour"
Has major literary wit (as our loyal readers you know what I mean)
Can do a great English accent - it's very believable
She is very honest. (which makes me fess up too)
She has great taste in clothes. When I went to NY the summer of our senior year half of my suitcase was her clothes
She is a great partner in crime: need to "jog" past your crushes house multiple times? She's your gal. Need your crushes locker combination so you can look inside? She's got the connections
Huge TV fan of: Gilmore Girls, Alias, Everybody Loves Raymond, Mash, The Office & Psych
Her middle name is "Bug"
She survived middle school gym
Both cried at the end of : Titanic, Beaches & the ER episode when George Clooney left
She's a hooker....in the yarn & needles sense of the word
Adores Audrey Hepburn
Aspires to be a writer & will be a total success at it!
Finds the humor in British Comedies (Allo! Allo!, Keeping Up Appearances)
Her nickname, Nan, was discovered by watching Circle of Friends (she in no way resembles the trollop that has that name, but I liked the sound of it and from then on Nancy became Nan)
If you say: "Poodle", "Legends of the Fall T-shirt" &" Fills the entire square" she will start laughing
Is a very good actress, she starred in "Kool-Aid Therapy", "Shopping for the Eaton Social"
& "Teaching a Prince to Dance"
Gives great advice & wisdom...and is a good listener....and has a great sense of humor....
I could seriously do more than 28 things.
I recently read quote: A best friend is someone with whom you can be sincere
This fits Nan to a "T"...or an "N"
Happy Birthday Nan I hope that you get every single wish you wish on your birthday cake!!