Punk Rock Gift Exchange ’08

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1. Why did you join PRGE?
Small swaps make it easier to get to know everyone. Plus I have done this swap before and Sunne always makes it fun.  Also, punk knitting is always fun.

2. What are your five favorite things? (these don’t have to be knit related)
  1.  cooking a good Italian meal (and I’m not even Italian – I’m part Mexican)
  2.  watching the boys play nicely with each other
  3.  playing Tomb Raider on the Playstation
  4.  having a glass of wine with The Chief (aka the husband)
  5.  reading a good book

3. What are your three favorite things that you have made with knitting/crochet?
  1.  Socks (cuff down) – I’ll admit that I like heel turns and the kitchener stitch.
  2.  Dishcloths – Quick and portable.
  3.  Any Harry Potter pattern – I make Ravenclaw items in the movie colors for me.

4. What five things would you love to see in a swap box someday?
  1.  Something to share with the boys and The Chief
  2.  Knit Picks Harmony DPNs
  3.  Knit Picks Chart Keeper
  4.  The Wonderful Wallaby Sweater Pattern
  5.  Any of these really cute tape measures

5. What are your three favorite yarns? What are your three least favorite yarns?
Three Favorite yarns 1.  Noro Kureyon
                                       2.  Lisa Souza
                                       3.  Socks that Rock

Three Least Favorite yarns 1.  anything scratchy
                                                 2.  sparkly novelty yarn
                                                 3.  any yarn that is really splitty when knitted

6. What are your five favorite delicacies?
  1.  cheesecake
  2.  gummy worms
  3.  good Mexican food (this does not mean Taco Bell)
  4.  a good pair of high heels (black, of course)
  5.  banana nut bread

7. What are your three favorite guilty pleasures?
  1.  Starbucks White Chocolate Mocha
  2.  Hand-made soap
  3.  watching Food Network

8. What are the five things you look forward to every week?
  1.  Nascar (Favorite driver is Jeff Burton – 31 car)
  2.  Weekly Sip n’ Stitch at Starbucks
  3.  Ghost Hunters
  4.  Sleeping in on the weekend
  5.  Everday Italian on Food Network

9. What do you collect? 
Anything that has to do with Anceint Egypt, sock yarn, and high heel shoes.  Also anything with a triquetra on it.  Lately my cookbook collection has grown.  I am still mising Everday Italian though.  One day, I plan on getting it.

10. When is your birthday? 
March 14th (Pisces)

11. Do you have any wishlists?

Loopy Ewe Wishlist

My Amazon.com Wish List

12. Do you have any allergies or health related conditions that your pal should know about?
I don’t but the husband is allergic to cats.  Also I really do not care for cigarette smoke.

13. What do you do for work and what do you do for fun?
I work at home trying to keep my sanity around two small boys.  For fun, I read, listen to podcasts and audio books on the Ipod, and do various crafts.  Plus, I play with the boys as they are so full of energy.

14. What would you like your pal to know that is not covered here?
I am a huge Tomb Raider freak. My favorite NFL team is the San Diego Chargers. I used to be in the US Navy and spent most of my service time on board the USS Harry S Truman.  I also love Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, and Charmed.  Also, did I mention that my favorite Nascar driver is Jeff Burton?

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