Thursday, May 31, 2007

Ravelry and Memeing

Shortly after the old laptop died, I received my invitation to Ravelry. (Great timing, huh?) Well now that I've had a few days with my new computer I've gotten quite a few of my projects up on Ravelry - I'm Stariel there too if you want to check them out. :)

Also, I was cruely tagged for a meme. ;)

Seven Random Things About Me:

1. I listen to my iPod (or music on my laptop at home) pretty much constantly.

2. I have suddenly developed a fondness for pink in the last year or so.

3. Although I'm very organized (yarn spreadsheet anyone?, alphabetized books) I am also messy.

4. I own a multitude of black band t-shirts, many from concerts I have attended. So many, in fact, that when helping me pack for moving my friends commented on how many there were - and there were still a bunch left in the closet! I don't wear them all that much anymore, but for about 11 years of my life I wore one almost every day.

5. I plan to move back to the west coast... someday.

6. I have an obsession with keeping 20 emails or less in my inbox, and meticulously label (see, organized!) the others and archive them in Gmail.

7. I kind of want to be in a band, but I don't play an instrument.

I'm not tagging anyone, but if you see this and want to do it then consider yourself tagged. :)

Listening to: Passenger ~ Deftones, Trapped Inside ~ Brave, A Story At Three ~ A.F.I.

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Anonymous mote said...

Ravelry is pretty neat - I'm scarletmote on there =)

8:18 PM  
Blogger Amanda said...

See, you *are* my "sibling". I'm the same way about email. Liking pink is pretty recent for me, too - although I definitely do like it more than you, now (I won't tell about the pink and gray yarn). I have band fantasies, too - I have filled in as a singer a couple of times, and I play a little bass. I REALLY want to play drums. J plays guitar. Really, you SURE about not coming to DC??? :P

6:00 AM  
Blogger Batty said...

I hear you on 2, 3 and 4! I recently had a t-shirt avalanche. the other thing I have a problem with is flannel nightgowns. Fuzzy!

8:19 AM  
Blogger gourdongirl said...

Never heard of Ravelry! Interesting meme. Now I've tagged you for an other one......wWhats in your purse/bag?

2:13 PM  

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