Friday, May 27, 2011

30 Day Blog Challenge: Day 1

Day 01 — A recent picture and 15 facts about you


At work today... And you can see my new hair here!

1- I have three kids. They're my everything.
2- I'm married to my best friend. We don't have the perfect relationship by far, but we balance each other out well. :)
3- Tattoos are my passion. I have 15 of them so far.
4- As well as music. Almost any kind.
5- I'm not fake. What you see is what you get. Take it or leave it.
6- My family is amazing. They are the glue that keeps me together.
7- My friends are pretty great too. I don't know where I'd be without them.
8- I tattooed a heart on my hubby. And it started an addiction. I want to be a tattoo artist some day!
9- I'm very outspoken. I may come off as a bitch because of this, but so be it.
10- I can get a little redneck at times. Especially if alcohol is involved or you really make me mad. I guess that's the Shifflett in me.
11- I've lost three people who were very close to me in the past year. It still kills me inside and I still cry about it almost every day. I don't think it will ever get easier.
12- On my days off, there's nothing I'd rather do than be with my kids.
13- I work full-time at nTelos as a Customer Care Rep. Some people don't like the job, but I really don't mind it. I make it through the day with lots of laughter. :)
14- Good Charlotte is my favorite band. I have their "GC" logo tattooed on my ribs and "Motivate Me" from one of their songs on my foot.
15- I love the sound of a tattoo gun and the smell of green soap. Have I mentioned I am addicted to tattoos?

9 comments:

  1. I'm sorry for your loss. I lost two family members in a matter of three months, twelve years later I still miss them but all of the memories are still there.

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  2. Hugs Mamma. It may never get easier, but the crying will not happen so often as days go on.

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  3. Is this something I can do with you? Did you link up somewhere? (I'm still a little new to blogging).

    I am sorry about your losses. I had something very similar happen to me in a year's time, 3 years ago. It never gets "easier" but you do adjust. I will pray for you.

    I also LOVE tattoos! I only have 5 now, but have 2 or 3 planned out. my next will be a rib piece. :)

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  4. I hope the pain gets better.You have all the love and support from your friends and family and from from your extended family on blogville as well :)
    Tattos.Meet fellow tattoo addict.I have only two so far..but I have plans for manyyy more :)G'luck on being one.If I could be as good in free hand or sketching thatwould be a career option I'd love to choose.
    xx

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  5. Just browsing some of the blog hop blogs and I wanted to say hi! I will follow you as well. We also have a Facebook fan page at http://www.facebook.com/aiasdotca that you should check out! We always like and follow back, just leave us a note <3

    Monika @ Aias Dot Ca
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  6. I love getting to know you! This is my first time on your blog and what a perfect day to show up!

    I'm far too chicken to get a tattoo so I'll let you keep racking them up! I love not only your hair but your work place! You've got so much warmth and happiness! I have white walls and a picture from the Office Space staff. Boo!

    Have a fabulous weekend!

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  7. Thanks for all the lovely comments, ladies! :)

    The pain of their loss is getting a little easier, but now we're coming up on the one year anniversary of the day my Papa left us... so, that's going to be pretty hard! :(

    As for the 30 Day Blog Challenge, I actually saw it on Google and can't find a link up for it... lol.

    And thanks for the comment about my workplace! :) I try to surround myself with things I love (like my kids!) to make my day a lot happier! :) lol!

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