Sunday, September 25, 2016


Been married-- No
Been divorced-- No
Fell in love-- Yes...those 5 1/2 years in the '80s
Gone on a blind date-- Yes
Skipped school-- Does a personal day while teaching count?
Watched someone give birth- No
Watched someone die-- No
Been to Canada-- Yes
Ridden in an ambulance-- Yes, during a mock disaster
Been to Hawaii-- Yes
Been to Europe-- No
Been to Washington D.C.-- Yes
Been to Nashville-- No
Visited Florida-- Yes
Visited Mexico-- Yes
Seen the Grand Canyon in person- Yes
Flown in a helicopter-- No
Been on a cruise-- Yes
Served on a jury-- Yes, 3 times...once as foreman
Been in a movie-- No
Danced in the rain-- Yes
Been to Los Angeles-- Yes
Been to New York City--Yes
Played/Sang in a band-- Yes, AFHS Band.  A band's a band!
Sang karaoke-- Yes
Laughed so much you cried- Yes
Laughed so hard you peed-- No
Caught a snowflake on your tongue-- Yes
Had children-- Does 1,000 students count?
Had a pet(s)-- Yes
Been sledding on a big hill- Yes
Been downhill skiing-- No
Been water skiing-- Yes
Rode on a motorcycle-- Yes
Traveled to all 50 states-No
Jumped out of a plane-- No
Been to a drive-in movie-- Yes
Rode a camel-- No
Rode a Horse-- Yes
Been on TV-- Yes
Been in the newspaper-- Yes
Stayed in the Hospital-- Yes
Donated blood-- Yes
Gotten a piercing-- Yes
Gotten a tattoo-- No
Driven a stick shift vehicle-- Broomstick?
Been scuba diving--No
Been snorkeling-- Yes
Rode in the back of a police car- No
Got a speeding ticket-- Yes
Broken a bone---Yes
Gotten stitches-- Yes
Traveled Alone-- Yes
Fired a gun-- Yes
Hold your finger down to copy and then paste onto your status . Change your answers.

I'm genuinely curious to read other peoples' (if they fill it out).
Four names I go by:
1. Ann
2. Aunt Ann
3. Miss Mitchell
4. Annie

Four places I've lived
1. American Fork, Utah
2. American Fork, Utah (condo across town)
3. St. George, Utah (2 homes, 3 dorm rooms)
4. Provo, Utah (apartment)

Four things I love to watch on TV:
1. Dancing With The Stars
2. House Hunters
3. Utah Jazz games
4. Everybody Loves Raymond

Four places I have visited:
1. Disneyland & Disney World
2. Alaska
3. Caribbean Islands
4. New York City

Four hobbies you like:
1.  Utah Jazz games
2.  BYU football games
3.  US History trips
4.  Travel

Four things I love to eat:
1. Steak
2. Mushrooms
3. Omlets
4. Chicken

Favorite drink:
1. Caffeine Free Diet Coke
2. Diet Coke
3. Milk
4. Ice Water 

Now here is what you're supposed to do. Please don't spoil the fun.... copy and paste this in your status and update it with your responses. To copy this, just hold your finger down on this text, and it will highlight this entire post. Select copy, then go to your status, tap in the message, Have some fun!

Put a 😃 by the states you have been to. The average is 8 for Americans. How do you match up? Put ❤️ where you have lived.
Here's my report:  (Doing this on computer, so *** instead.  I'll leave the smiles if they were already there.

Alaska 😊

Arizona ***

California ***❤️
Connecticut ***
Florida 😊
Idaho 😃
Illinois 😊
Kentucky *** 
Maryland 😀
Massachusetts 😃
Michigan ***
Minnesota 😊
Montana *** 
Nevada ***
New Hampshire
New Jersey ***
New Mexico😃
New York 😃
North Carolina 😊
North Dakota 
Ohio ***
Pennsylvania 😃
Rhode Island ***
South Carolina 😊
South Dakota 
Texas 😃
Utah ❤️
Virginia 😃
Washington, D.C.😃
West Virginia 😊
Wisconsin ***
Wyoming 😃

Now, copy and paste into your status! Remove the symbols that do not apply to you and put in your own.

It's your SENIOR year of high school! The longer ago it was, the more fun the answers will be. (Oh goodness, here goes...)
The year was: 1976
-Did you know your spouse: No 
-Did you car pool to school? No.  Bus my sophomore year.

My mom took me junior and senior years for 0 period band.  Bus home.
-What kind of car did you drive? My moms car . . . rarely
-What kind of car do you have now? Chevy Cobalt
-Friday nights? Football and basketball games
-What kind of job did you have in high school: none, but I was a Candystriper at the AF Hospital
-What kind of job do you have now? Stay at Home Aunt...after teaching 5th grade for 33 years
-Were you a party animal? No.
-Were you a cheerleader? No
-Were you athletic? Pretty good at volleyball
-Were you in choir? Nope.  Band
-Who was/were your favorite high school teacher? Stan Reid and Jay Allen,

my BFF's brother.
Where did you go for lunch?  Lunchroom.  Closed campus.
-Where did you sit for lunch? With my friends
-What was your school's full name? American Fork High School
-What was your school mascot? Caveman

-What are/were your school's colors? Red and White
-If you could, would you go back and do it again? Nope
-What extra curricular activities were you involved in?  Marching Band, Spanish Club, Chess Club,

Debate Team, National Honor Society
-Did you go on any school outings?  Debate Team:  Meets in Cedar City and Ogden.
Band:  Reno, Lake Tahoe, Seattle, Spokane, Parowan, 
Fiesta Bowl football game in Mesa, Arizona
-Did you have fun at prom? I was a total loser, then and now!  Went to Sadie Hawkins

my sophomore year with Scott Blood, and a New Year's Eve party with him.
Never dated.  Not then.  Not college.  Spent 5 1/2 years with the love of my life
from 1983-1989, (best dates were 3 to Disney World and 8 to Disneyland),
who dumped me for a married woman close to my mom's age.
Yup.  Still a loser!
-Do you still talk to the person you went to prom with? Didn't go
-Are you planning on going to your next reunion? I went this last summer.  #40
-Are you still in contact with people from school? Yes

Copy and paste. And then type your answers instead of mine. Let's hear your story

1. Are you named after someone? Yes  Frances is for my dad's father, Francis.  
Ann is for my dad's grandma, Annie Elizabeth Larsen Pearson Nielson.
(My mom wanted to name me Robyn Michelle!)
2. When is the last time you cried? Saturday, when the Cubs won to go to
their first World Series in 71 years!
3. Do you like your handwriting? 
I used to.  It's getting worse, the older I get.
4. What is your favorite lunch meat?
5. Do you have kids?
No.  But, I've taught 1,000 kids!
6. If you were another person, would you be friends with you?
7. Do you use sarcasm? Yes
8. Do you still have your tonsils?
9. Would you bungee jump?
10. What is your favorite cereal?
Raisin Bran
11. Do you untie your shoes when you take them off ?
12. Do you think you are a strong person?
13. What is your favorite ice cream? 
Sea Salt Caramel
14. What is the first thing you notice about people?
15. Red or pink?
16. What is the thing you like least about yourself?
17. What color pants and shoes are you wearing right now?
Grey skirt, black shoes
18. What was the last thing you ate?  Ham
19. What are you listening to right now?
Giada's Halloween cooking show
20. If you were a crayon, what color would you be? Yellow
21. Favorite scent: 
Fall scents from Bath & Body Works
22. Who was the last person you spoke to on the phone? Laurel
23. Favorite sport to watch?
Utah Jazz Basketball, BYU Football
24. Real hair color?
25. Eye color?
26. Do you wear contacts?
27. Favorite food to eat?
Steak & Mushrooms
28. Scary movies or happy endings?
Happy endings
29. Last movie in a Theatre?
33. What book are you currently reading?
"Nameless" by my student, Jennifer Eldredge Jenkins
Doctrine & Covenants
35. What is on your mouse pad?
Nothing.  It's a MacBook no mouse pad
36. What is the last TV program you watched?
Full House
37. Rolling Stones or The Beatles?
The Beatles
38. What is the farthest you traveled?
Caribbean Islands of Bahamas, Jamaica, and Grand Cayman
40. Do you have a special talent?
Being an aunt!
41. Where were you born?
St. George, Utah
Your turn! Copy, paste.

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