Tuesday, February 10, 2009

25 Random Things About Gerard

1. I love all Boston Sports teams.

2. I used to play shortstop in little league.

3. I work at a warehouse, the same place since I got out of high school.

4. I was Catholic before I married Karen.

5. No one ever thought I'd ever get married.

6. I like yard work, especially growing flowers.

7. I have a pen pal in Boston who I lost contact with but who tracked me down through something Karen put the Internet.

8. I like to shop.

9. I like to clean and like everything to be neat.

10. I like animals, even stuffed ones.

11. I used to have a bird but it died shortly after I got married.

12. Other than watching sports, my favorite TV shows are The Bachelor, Seinfeld, The Waltons and Little House on the Prairie.

13. I admire Joni Erikson Tada.

14. I love to read non-fiction books.

15. I like knowing what's going on in the world.

16. I enjoy working out.

17. I want to go to Fenway Park for a Red Sox game some day.

18. I would also like to go to an Ohio State football game one day.

19. My parents both died before I got married. I wish they would have been able to meet Karen.

20. I used to be fat in high school and was always teased.

21. My favorite sport to watch is hockey. Love those Bruins!!

22. I would like to have a dog one day so I could take it to the park and play with it and take it for long walks.

23. I have lots of sport team hats and jackets.

24. I am a cookie monster--never met a cookie I didn't like.

25. I like routine and am an organized person.


Daisy said...

I like watching The Bachelor, too! We recorded last night's episode to watch tonight because it is on too late for me.

ps: Thank you both for the beautiful birthday card! I loved it.

Anonymous said...

You sound like a very nice person Gerard, take care and tell Karen Hi.

Lynne Campbell said...

You have an award!


Anonymous said...

Thanks for sharing this peak into your life, Gerard. Little House on the Prairie has been one of my favorite shows too. When you have some free time, could you stop by my house and do some of that #9?

Karen and Gerard said...

Daisy--Ha, ha, we recorded The Bachelor too last night because it was on so late! Interesting that you watch it too.

Jude--Thanks! i try to be nice to everyone.

Lynne--Thanks for the award! I'll post it when I get a chance.

Cindy--Sorry Cindy, no free time here. By the way, I didn't mention it my post, but I have a House on the Prairie doll collection, a book about Laura Ingalls Wilder and a Christmas House on the Prairie video.

BeadedTail said...

I enjoyed learning more about you Gerard! Anyone who likes animals and cookies is most certainly a wonderful person!

Susan Cook said...

Great to read some facts about you Gerard. I love Boston too. Esp. Red Sox! I've been to about 3 games at Fenway. And I think I may be going this year in May! I'm so excited! Go Sox!

Anonymous said...

Beaded Tail--thanks for the compliment!

Sue--Nice to meet another Red Sox fan! I am going to get the baseball package for DirectTV so I can watch all their games! I have quite a few books about them too.

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