I’ve been tagged for the 25 Random Facts Tag by Amani – thank you lovely!
1) I have an irrational fear of carousels – they scare the shit out of me!
2) I won’t open a packet of crisps upside down for fear of badluck.
3) When I was a kid I was addicted to Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. So much so that Dad taped over the film so he wouldn’t have to watch it again!
4) When I was a child, Michael Buerk was my fancy man! Or so I’ve been told – whenever he presented th lunchtime news I would sit in front if the telly and not move until he’d finished!
5) Public speaking scares me – gives me cold sweats I can tell you!
6) I’m not a fashionable person but I really love watching the Top Model series. Currently watching ANTM series 21 – I’m totally loving Shei’s hairdo!
7) I once had pink hair, and purple hair. And yes whilst at my current job!
8) Speaking of fashion, my look is jeans, Jurassic Park t-shirt and Mark Webber hoodie accompanied by my latest Skechers shoes.
9) If I had more time I would love to cook more.
10) I’m the first to admit that my parking skills are bad!
11) I will also admit that my mental arithmetic is shocking! (Just because I’m an accountant doesn’t mean I can count!
12) I still have my childhood teddies – Pwgin, Pwgina and Peter.
13) Whilst we’re on the subject of languages – I’m bilingual with Welsh being my first language.
14) I have two beautiful girls!
15) And I can categorically say that they are more than enough! There is ok way I’m going through childbirth and that newborn phase ever again!
16) I’m not a celebrity stalker but I have met a few – I may have mentioned that I met a certain Tom Hanks? And Mark Webber (twice), Stephen Gately, Robert Lindsay, Pam Ferris, The League of Gentlemen…
17) I grew up with my Taid, Dad and my dog Jimmy Jones.
18) We’ve been living in our house for over 4 years and we’ve still not put any photos up!
19) I’m a hoarder – hate throwing anything out!
20) I have have an attic full of Carebears still boxed and unopened. Shame they’re not the 80s versions!
21) I did French A Level (got an A grade!) but haven’t spoken it since.
22) I’ve not read a book in over a year and a half.
23) I don’t like water in my eyes!
24) I wear glasses because I can’t see without them. I’m actually short sighted but if truth be told I’m as blind as a bat!
25) I still own and wear t-shirts I had from my school days. Told you I’m a hoarder!
I’m not tagging anyone specific since I keep tagging the same people! So I tag you lovely readers – please let me know if you participate! 🙂