Thursday, December 31, 2009

Getting to knowww you...

Getting to know allllll about youuuu...
I've seen many a cute survey in the last couple months, and have finally decided to do one :) Comment with your answers or a link to your blog!

1. What is your name and what's your blog name if you have one?
AJ and, appropriately, AJthePurple

2. Where do you live? if you could live anywhere, where would it be?
I live in Austin, Texas. I don't know where I would live if I could live anywhere...I'd probably move around a lot :) I like the idea of living in Seattle, San Francisco, Athens, Denver....

3. Where do you work? What's your job title? Do you love your job?
I work at a private preschool/daycare. I am the Math & Science teacher for the pre-kindergarten classes. It is the first job I've ever truly loved :-)

4. If you could work anywhere or do anything what would it be?
I would love to be a permanent student. I also want to own my own book/game/craft shop and teach classes there! (See my Ultimate Goal post for a depiction!)

5. What are you reading right now?
Number 9 Dream by David Mitchell
Last-Minute Knitted Gifts by Joelle Hoverson
Bakuman by Tsugumi Ohba and drawn by Takeshi Obata

6. What are you listening to?
Lately I've had the Parent Trap soundtrack and Ben Sollee on repeat ♥

7. Guilty pleasures?
singing [really loudly] in the shower [when my husband is there], eating gobs of chocolate

8. Name your TV shows
Currently: The Office, Community, BSG, Dollhouse

9. What are things you do everyday?
floss, hug my hubby, pet my dog, tweet

10. How did you find our blog?
I found this cute survey on Chelseabird's blog

11. What do you like to do for fun?
I like to read, craft, watch movies, draw, explore new places...

12. Do you have a twitter?
Yup! AJthePurple :-)

13. What was your favorite item that you received for Christmas?
I'm gonna have to go with my new Kitchen Aid mixer :D:D:D And the awesome bracelet Alex made me ^_^

14. What's on your bedside table?
Batman clock, painting from my grandmother, Ugly Dolls, and a glass ashtray filled with odds & ends you think that sums me up? ;-)


  1. I've heard such great things about Austin!! I want to take a trip there soon!! And your work anywhere/do anything job of owning a craft shop and teaching classes is amazing!! I was thinking the other day that I wish there was one in my town because I would totally join!

  2. You definitely should :D
    And that's encouraging, thank you!! All the more reason to get it started :)