Tuesday, May 12, 2009

To keep you entertained

I am aware that I have not kept up with the blog. It has been a busy week here in the Brinkman family and I plan on telling you all about it. Till then enjoy this silly survey about me.
1.High heels or boots? uggs!! but since we live in TX and it's never cold, then I would say heels

2. What time did you get up this morning? alarm clock is set for 7:30am, we don't get up till 8:30am.
4. What was the last film you saw at the cinema?
Star Trek! It was awesome!
5. What is your favorite TV show?
So You Think You Can Dance?, Grey's, and 24
6. What do you usually have for breakfast?
Depends on my mood. Today I chose Apple Jacks. A fine decision!
7. What is your middle name?
8. What food do you dislike?
9. What is your favorite song at the moment?
What Can I do (but love you): Joy Williams
10. Favorite sandwich?
Jimmy Johns #12: Beach Club, easy on the sprouts and no cucumbers
11. What characteristic do you despise?
12. Clothing?
sun dresses
13. If you could go anywhere in the world on vacation? Hawaii, Germany, Italy, and France

14. Are you an organized person?
depends on what it is. I am very organized with my scrapbooking materials but not so much with my makeup
15. Where would you like to retire to?
Wherever my family is
16. What was your most recent memorable birthday?
I can't remember what I did last year
17. What are you going to do when you finish this?
clean, lay out, and read
18. Furthest place you are sending this?
IL, but if the Campell's read this then Hawaii
19. Person you expect to send it back first?
Leslee? Molly? V? Chelsea?
20.When is your birthday? July 15

21. Morning person or a night person?
22. What is your shoe size?
8 or 8 1/2
23. Pets?
7 fish
24. Any new and exciting news you'd like to share?
I got a job on Monday. I am a pre-school teacher at Redeemer Lutheran School!!
25. What did you want to be when you were little? a teacher...I always knew what I wanted to do.
God put the desire in my heart and I followed it!
27. What is your favorite flower? bright colored roses
28. What is a day on the calendar you are looking forward to? June 17th! Our Germany trip!!

29. What was the last thing you ate? ham and cheese sandwich
31. Do you wish on stars? nope
32. If you were a crayon, what color would you be?
33. How is the weather right now?
hot hot hot
34. Last person you spoke to on the phone?
35. Favorite soft drink?
shirley temple, does that count?
36. Favorite restaurant?
too many to choose one. Thai Chile in San Antonio
37. Hair color? dark brown, but i hope to change it to light brown!! :)
38. What was your favorite toy as a child?
my cabbage patch baby doll
39. Summer or winter?
40. Chocolate or vanilla?
41. Coffee or tea?
sweet tea!
42. Do you want your friends to do this also?
43. When was the last time you cried?
hmm it's been a stressful week.
44. What is under your bed?
books, weights, and binders
45. What did you do last night? went to small group and then made rice crispies

47. Salty or sweet?
Both, together. white chocolate covered pretzels!! my favorite!!!!
48. How many keys on your key ring? 6
49. How many years at your current job?
will start in August!!
50. Favorite day of the week?
51. Positive or negative?
52. How many people will you send this to?
whoever reads the blog
53. How many will respond?
I hope at least one person
54. Do you like finding out all this stuff about your friends? of course!!!


  1. Congrats on the job Christine!!!

  2. 7 fish??? did you get more?

  3. Congratulation on the new job!! Jake had told me you got it, and I totally forgot to congratulate you! So exciting...what a blessing :) And how nice that you have the entire summer to relax before work life begins!

    And I'm so going to do this for a blog post because I'm blank on posts right now...

  4. Hey Christine -
    Congratulations on getting that teaching job. What a blessing! I am very proud of you. Eric told me about the circumstances of your interview and the fact that you prevailed over a candidate that had it locked up with more education and experience! How awesome!

    Love, Chris


  6. Congrats again on the job. By the way, you sent this much further than Hawaii -- it went all the way to Germany! 5,000 miles :)