Survey time!

meeshel's picture

I noticed the blog about low activity on this site and it made me realize that I have been lurking for a while now. So I decided to post something. And since I don't really feel like actually talking about what I've been up to, I decided that I hadn't seen a survey on here for a while and it was time. So here ya go, have fun reading all of the answers - don't be shy lurkers!

1. What are you doing right now?

2. What is going on in the room next to you?

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?

7. Where do you go on vacation?

8. How old are you?

9. Do you have an iphone?

10. Is it raining?

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meeshel's picture
Submitted by meeshel on

unless someone beats me to it by the time I post this...

1. What are you doing right now?
chillin on the couch with my laptop while DS falls asleep next to me

2. What is going on in the room next to you?
SO is working on wires and making them beep

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?
organic turkey dog, fries and fresh mozzarella with cucumbers and avocado

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.
(I can't really think of any for some reason)
Alexi Murdock
Beastie Boys
Beck

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?
2 - 4 times

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
Wanted - it was good

7. Where do you go on vacation?
when we aren't visiting family in PA, we like to go to cape cod

8. How old are you?
31

9. Do you have an iphone?
no but I think I'm open to it since I made it a question in this quiz. if only they were free...

10. Is it raining?
I think so

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1. What are you doing right now?
watching a Richard Pryor Stand up movie on n*tfl*x

2. What is going on in the room next to you?
I'm home alone, so nothing, I don't even think the pups are inside.

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?
A black bean burger with jalapeno and guac

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.
Camera Obscura
Kathleen Hanna
Beth Ditto

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?
everyday actually

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
some "scary" movie and i watched it mostly on fast forward and stopped at parts that looked interesting...

7. Where do you go on vacation?
DP has fam at Myrtle Beach and Austin, TX

8. How old are you?
32

9. Do you have an iphone?
no, DP works at another cell phone company. We've thought about getting one anyway, but they frown on that

10. Is it raining?
NOt right now, but it's raining a lot lately

BeforeDreaming's picture

1. What are you doing right now?
Drinking Kombucha and surfing the 'net.

2. What is going on in the room next to you?
DD is watching "Ghost Adventures" on TV.

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?
Lentils and Rice, Rice cheese, Broccoli.

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.
This Mortal Coil
Chris Pureka
Massive Attack

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?
Every day- yay!

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
Bell, Book, and Candle- one of my faves!

7. Where do you go on vacation?
Cape Cod

8. How old are you?
38

9. Do you have an iphone?
No, but I'd love one. Too pricey with two teens on the same phone plan.

10. Is it raining?
Oh yes (but they've promised sunshine for tomorrow).

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Submitted by weirdmama on

1. What are you doing right now?
trolling the interwebs and having a glass of wine

2. What is going on in the room next to you?
i'm in the living room; our rats are wide awake and running around in their little habitat in the kitchen, and right off the kitchen is our only bedroom where monkeygirl is sleeping soundly (for now)

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?
cheese pizza at the local Sal's (tonight after we went to the movies)

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.
Mates of State, Arcade Fire, Tilly and the Wall

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?
Three. I'm sure i could find time for more but i don't bother; i know that's probably gross, but it's good enough for me.

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
We saw "Up" in 3-d tonight; it was pretty good, although not at all what i expected.

7. Where do you go on vacation?
wherever someone is paying for us to go. i'm not trying to be a douche; we just can't afford vacations unless someone (*my grandparents, mostly) invites us and pays for our expenses. my idea of being "financially independent" includes affording day-to-day living expenses plus travelling occasionally. we're not there yet. :)

8. How old are you?
i turned 29 in march

9. Do you have an iphone?
nope. i mess around with my friends' but they freak me out; the tiny touch screen keyboard is overwhelming.

10. Is it raining?
HA! it's been raining for like 4 days straight but at the moment, it's not. {fingers crossed for a sunny day tomorrow}

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Submitted by weirdmama on

the cape is one of my fave places in the world.... someday when i have a (somewhat-well-paying) job, maybe monkeygirl and i can meet you guys out there for a week. {crossing fingers}

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Submitted by turtle on

I've been lurking. I swear, I don't really have anything interesting enough to write an actual blog post about, it would look like this: whine whine whine. Repeat about 11 billion times. So.....I'm so happy you did a survey.

1. What are you doing right now?
Not sleeping.

2. What is going on in the room next to you?
Nothing. Next to me is a very dark dining room.

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?
Pork chops, Persian onion rice, green beans, rhubarb pie.

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.
John Prine, Iris DeMent, Billy Bragg

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?
3-5. Some of those are baths I take with T. Which I am not so sure should count?

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
I think it was called Adventureland. (they have these matinees on Tuesdays that are for families with babies at a local movie theatre, they turn sound down and leave lights up- it's nice and T. will sleep through most of movie) Amusing and oddly deep in a kind of sneak up on you way.

7. Where do you go on vacation?
Mount Desert Island, Maine.

8. How old are you?
35

9. Do you have an iphone?
No

10. Is it raining?
No. Supposed to rain tonight. I wish it would. My tomato plants wish it would. Also, can I just say, not entirely on topic: a rain barrel won't work if it doesn't rain to fill it up!

Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough. -- Emily Dickinson

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Submitted by mamarebe on

1. What are you doing right now?
My Sat. morning routine...I usually wake up before the kids and catch up on my internet time with a cup of coffee.

2. What is going on in the room next to you?
My SO is reading the paper and the dog is busy stealing shoes.

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?
Mac and cheese and tuna sandwiches.

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.
MIA, Nina Simone, Damian Marley, Alicia Keys

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?
Every day if I want but I usually only shower every other day or so.

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
Once, I loved it. Also, I'm obsessed with the tv show "So you think you can dance"

7. Where do you go on vacation?
Usually FL with my family, this year for the first time we are trying a cabin in Big Sur. It's a big deal because I feel like it is kind of my first real vacation since I've had kids.

8. How old are you?
31

9. Do you have an iphone?
No...too much money, though I do somewhat love them.

10. Is it raining?
No, but gray and foggy.

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Submitted by mnemosyne on

1. What are you doing right now?
Running the dishwasher and dryer, curlers in hair (instead of washing for work) coffee, cruising for a couple yard sales before I work. Honey and 4 kids still in bed--this is worth getting up early for.

2. What is going on in the room next to you?
sleep

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?
Organic steak, baby! And the kids ate burgers (we fed 6 kids last night).

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.
Ani Difranco, Immortal Technique, Eddie Vedder

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?
7. Maybe not every day, maybe 2x at gym.

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
I can't even remember. We've been Watching 'Rescue Me' on hulu, and it is good.

7. Where do you go on vacation?
Most? Probably Cannon Beach, OR, where honey does some work.

8. How old are you?
30

9. Do you have an iphone?
no

10. Is it raining?
for once, no. hot and beautiful.

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1. What are you doing right now?
working

2. What is going on in the room next to you?
tv watching

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner?
tofu stirfry

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands.
david bowie, mary j blige, interpol

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower?
2-5. quick sink wash daily though

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
can't recall the name, some dutch movie and it was very good

7. Where do you go on vacation?
boothbay harbor

8. How old are you?
37

9. Do you have an iphone?
no but gonna get one

10. Is it raining?
noô

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Submitted by hildare on

1. What are you doing right now? surfing the interwebs with a fruit smoothie in hand

2. What is going on in the room next to you? dogs are draped on the couch and the radio is blasting public radio opera (never got around to turning it off but i kind of like it)

3. What did you eat for dinner the last time you ate dinner? big friend dinner party feast: bbq, brunswick stew, tater salad, blueberry cobbler and some avocado/tomato dip with red hot blues chips...

4. Name 3 of your favorite musicians or bands. that's too hard... talking heads, other punk/folk/bluegrassy kinds of music

5. How many times a week are you lucky enough to find time for a shower? i was every other day, but now that i'm pg with an uncooperative everything, every day if not twice :(

6. What was the last movie you watched and was it good?
..zack and ??can't remember.. make a porno. it was really cute, and i did like it.
7. Where do you go on vacation?
HAHAHAHAHA

8. How old are you? 35

9. Do you have an iphone? no. we're very low tech and poor.

10. Is it raining? nope! (and i'm still playing inside on the computer.. shame on me!)

there's no government like NO government!
~hildare

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