Friday, October 17, 2008

25 Things

I've been tagged in the 25 things meme by Bill West of West in New England.

10 years ago I was....

1. Living in Cincinnati
2. Working as a reference librarian for a college and seminary
3. Working at the National Quartet Convention and other events for the Southern Gospel Music Association
4. Traveling and singing in churches quite a bit on weekends
5. Researching the family history

Five things on today's to-do list
1. Take class to Java City for "Fizz Ed." (done)
2. Work at library book sale (in process)
3. Index issues of Christian Single for Christian Periodical Index (1 issue down)
4. Work on church library's wish list
5. Attend performance of The Secret Garden

Five snacks I enjoy:
1. Fruit
2. Cookies
3. Popcorn
4. Peanuts
5. Chex Snack Mix

Five places I have lived:
1. Amory, Mississippi
2. Cincinnati, Ohio
3. Morristown, Tennessee
4. Nashville, Tennessee
5. Bartlett, Tennessee

Five jobs I've Had
1. Camp counselor
2. Librarian
3. Professor
4. Bookkeeper
5. Director of children's education (at a church)

Now, I'm supposed to tag 5 people. I don't have time to figure out who has been tagged and who hasn't. I think most have already been tagged, so I'm tagging people who read our blogs but don't have one of their own. Just respond in the comments!


Charley "Apple" Grabowski said...

Now that's an original tag! I hope you get some responses.

Anonymous said...

Ok, I'll take you up on this, Lori ;-)

10 years ago, I was ...

1. Living in Rural Hall, North Carolina.
2. Developing mathematical models for the behavior of lipoproteins in nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (i.e., seeing how "cholesterol" dances in the field of a very powerful magnet).
3. Serving on the board of the Association of Professional Genealogists.
4. Taking my first research trip to Barbados.
5. Traveling to drum and bugle corps competitions all over the country.

Five things on today's to-do list:
1. Attend my church's missions conference.
2. Purchase lumber and stakes for a yard-improvement project.
3. Pay a couple of bills.
4. Print out some photos.
5. Work on a client report.

Five snacks I enjoy:
1. Nuts (especially macadamia nuts and pistachios)
2. Hummus (roasted red pepper is my favorite)
3. Cheese (almost any kind)
4. Greek yogurt
5. Scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam (okay, I tried really hard to keep it healthy up to now!)

Five places I have lived:
1. Tobaccoville, North Carolina
2. Rural Hall, North Carolina
3. Micaville, North Carolina
4. Carthage, North Carolina
5. A boat in Biscayne Bay

Five jobs I've had:
1. Editor of a genealogical journal
2. Genealogical researcher
3. Laboratory technician
4. Math tutor
5. Patter writer for a professional magician

Hmmmm. I don't know how a non-blogger is supposed to handle this. If Lori gets her five here, then I tag six through ten!

Lori Thornton said...

I liked your tag, Jeff! Your snacks are making my mouth water! I may have to change some of mine now! I'm really feeling a craving for one of those scones with clotted cream and jam!