I was tagged in 100 truths blogger tag by Kate who blogs at Kate at thin ice. I haven’t done one of these before so I thought i’d give it ago!

The Basics

1 What’s your name?

Rachel

2 Any nicknames or aliases?

Raquel – like the only fools and horses series. My dad started that.

3 Your gender?

Female

4 Your star sign?

I’m on the cusp of cancer and leo

5 How old are you?

Between 35 and 40

6 Your relationship status?

Married

7 Any children?

Two girls

8 Any pets?

No

9 Any tattoos or piercings?

Navel, nose and ear piercings, I have 7 tattoos. Both shoulders, both wrists, back, stomach and ankle.

10 What do you like about yourself?

Oooo this is difficult erm….. My feet. I look after them well and always have painted toes.

11 What do you dislike about yourself?

My hair mainly because it is very thin. I have to keep my hair short.

12 Righty or lefty?

Right mostly but I eat with my left.

 

Lasts

13 The last thing you drank:

A cup of tea

14 The last thing you ate:

Rice, chicken kiev, sweetcorn and peas.

15 Your last phone call:

To my eldest daughter

16 Your last text message:

To a friend of mine.

17 Your last email:

To a PR company.

18 The last song you listened to:

East 17 stay another day on the radio.

19 The last book you read:

Russell Brands Recovery book.

20 The last time you cried:

Talking to my Headteacher about how fed up I was with my back pain.

21 The last blog you read:

By a blogger called Gemma Louise on a gift guide of Indulgent pamper treats.

22 The last person you spoke to:

My husband about the washing.

23 The last place you visited:

My daughter’s primary school to collect her.

24 Your last holiday abroad:

Spain in August 2017. It was fantastic. There was 24 was us!

 

Have you ever?

25 Have you ever gotten back with an ex?

Yep, big mistake!

26 Have you ever been cheated on?

Yes.

27 Have you ever cheated on someone?

Yes.

28 Have you ever lost someone special to you?

My Nan and Grandad. I miss them so much.

29 Have you ever been so drunk you threw up?

Yes.

30 Have you ever fallen out of love with someone?

No.

31 Have you ever met someone who changed you?

Yes, my husband. He pulled me out of a dark place.

32 Have you ever been in a situation where you found out who your real friends are?

Yes a long time ago when I was in my teens.

33 Have you ever kissed someone you probably shouldn’t have?

Yep.

34 Have you ever found out people were talking about you behind your back?

Yes, when I found out who my true friends were.

35 Have you ever broken someone’s heart?

Yes.

36 Have you ever kissed a stranger?

No.

37 Have you ever had your own heart broken?

No.

38 Have you ever had sex on the first date?

Yes. – With my hubby (Just want to add that bit).

39 Have you ever been arrested?

No.

40 Have you ever been attracted to someone that isn’t the gender you usually find attractive?

No.

41 Have you ever done something you regret?

Plenty of times. I still do.

42 Have you ever had a threesome?

No.

43 Have you ever embarrassed yourself in public?

Always!

44 Have you ever misjudged someone?

Yes.

 

Your Beliefs and Opinions

45 Do you believe in God?

I believe in Angels and Spirits so I must do.

46 Do you believe in yourself?

No.

47 Do you believe in Santa Claus?

No.

48 Do you believe in ghosts?

Yes. I have seen plenty of them.

49 Do you believe in aliens?

Yes.

50 Do you believe in miracles?

Yes.

51 Do you believe in the power of positive thinking?

Yes.

52 Do you believe in love at first sight?

Yes.

53 Can money make you happy?

Tricky one. Yes, depending how you spend it and if you stay grounded.

54 Would you describe yourself as a feminist?

No.

55 Are you pro-life or pro-choice?

Hmmmmm I don’t know.

56 Do you have strong political beliefs?

No.

57 Do you have strong religious beliefs?

No not really.

58 What do you think the most important thing you can give a child is?

Love, nurture, security.

 

Right Now

59 Are you eating anything right now?

No.

60 Are you drinking anything right now?

Tea.

61 What are you listening to right now?

The TV.

62 What are you thinking about right now?

Completing this tag

63 What are you waiting for right now?

Bedtime!!

64 What are you most excited about right now?

Going to sleep lol! oh and Christmas!

65 What’s your pet hate right now?

I don’t hate anything right now.

66 What’s your favourite thing right now?

Tea.

67 If you weren’t answering these questions, what would you be doing right now?

Watching the TV programme I am currently listening to.

 

Firsts

68 Your first best friend:

Lorraine.

69 Your first kiss:

Matthew when I was about 9 or 10?

70 Your first celebrity crush:

Declan Donnelly! You know from Ant and Dec in the PJ and Duncan days.

71 Your first holiday:

To the Isle of Wight with my family when I was a child.

72 Your first pet:

Dog

73 Your first regret:

Erm, from what I can remember it’s not listening to my mum when she told me to stop jumping over the kitchen step because I will hurt myself. I didn’t listen, I fell over and broke one of my fingers.

74 Your first job:

In a stable yard working with horses.

75: Your first childhood memory:

Staying at my (then best friends house) for my first ever sleep over and her mum giving me a kiss on the cheek goodnight like I was one of her children). I remember feeling a little sad that it wasn’t my mum.

Which would you choose?

76 Love or money?

Love.

77 Twitter or Facebook?

Twitter.

78 Hook up or relationship?

Relationship.

79 Dogs or cats?

Dogs.

80 Coffee or tea?

Depends. First thing in the morning is a coffee. Then it’s tea all day.

81 Beer or wine?

Neither.

82 Sweet or savoury?

oooooo…..sweet

83 Introvert or extrovert?

Introvert.

84 Vampires or werewolves?

Vampires.

85 Seaside or countryside?

Countryside.

86 Summer or winter?

Winter. I prefer winter clothes.

87 Books or movies

Books.

88 Horror or comedy#

Comedy.

 

A few random questions to finish on

89 Do you wish you could change your past?

Erm, no. I don’t have a great past but it’s made me who I am today. I may not have met my hubby or had my kids if I changed it.

90 What’s your dream job?

Testing beds for sleep. Can you imagine getting paid to sleep 🙂

91 What’s your guilty pleasure?

Chocolate cake.

92 What are you afraid of?

Snakes.

93 What was the first thing you wanted to be when you grew up?

A horse riding instructor.

94 If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

To fly.

95 If you could change anything about your life what would it be?

To not need to take my anxiety medication every day.

96 Would you want immortality?

Yes. That is why I chose vampires over werewolves.

97 If you could interview anyone alive or dead who would you choose?

My Grandad who died when I was in my teens. He was such a mysterious person.

98 Would you say you are happy?

Yes I am.

99 What one piece of advice would you give to yourself at age eighteen?

Make sure you get a contact number for my best friend who joined the army. Before he was due to travel he went off the visit his mum in Scotland. Mobile phones where only just out then though. I moved while he was with his mum so we lost contact. I can’t even remember his surname to google his name.

100 Where would you like to be in five years’ time?

Living in a nice big 4 bedroom house in quiet town with my family happily and healthy. My job would be earning as a pro blogger but testing beds to sleep in as a side line 🙂

I am not nominating anyone in particular. If you feel like you want to do this then just copy and paste the questions below!

HOW TO JOIN IN

Just follow the simple rules below.

RULES

1 Thank the person who nominated you and link back to their blog

2 Answer the questions honestly (skip any you don’t feel comfortable answering)

3 Tag 10-20 bloggers to take part (let them know on social media) – if you want to.

4 Post the questions without your answers at the bottom of your post so that they are easy to copy and paste for the people you tag

Enjoy!

Grab the questions below if you would like to take part:

The Basics

1 What’s your name?

2 Any nicknames or aliases?

3 Your gender?

4 Your star sign?

5 How old are you?

6 Your relationship status?

7 Any children?

8 Any pets?

9 Any tattoos or piercings?

10 What do you like about yourself?

11 What do you dislike about yourself?

12 Righty or lefty?

 

Lasts

13 The last thing you drank:

14 The last thing you ate:

15 Your last phone call:

16 Your last text message:

17 Your last email:

18 The last song you listened to:

19 The last book you read:

20 The last time you cried:

21 The last blog you read:

22 The last person you spoke to:

23 The last place you visited:

24 Your last holiday abroad:

 

Have you ever?

25 Have you ever gotten back with an ex?

26 Have you ever been cheated on?

27 Have you ever cheated on someone?

28 Have you ever lost someone special to you?

29 Have you ever been so drunk you threw up?

30 Have you ever fallen out of love with someone?

31 Have you ever met someone who changed you?

32 Have you ever been in a situation where you found out who your real friends are?

33 Have you ever kissed someone you probably shouldn’t have?

34 Have you ever found out people were talking about you behind your back?

35 Have you ever broken someone’s heart?

36 Have you ever kissed a stranger?

37 Have you ever had your own heart broken?

38 Have you ever had sex on the first date?

39 Have you ever been arrested?

40 Have you ever been attracted to someone that isn’t the gender you usually find attractive?

41 Have you ever done something you regret?

42 Have you ever had a threesome?

43 Have you ever embarrassed yourself in public?

44 Have you ever misjudged someone?

 

Your Beliefs and Opinions

45 Do you believe in God?

46 Do you believe in yourself?

47 Do you believe in Santa Claus?

48 Do you believe in ghosts?

49 Do you believe in aliens?

50 Do you believe in miracles?

51 Do you believe in the power of positive thinking?

52 Do you believe in love at first sight?

53 Can money make you happy?

54 Would you describe yourself as a feminist?

55 Are you pro-life or pro-choice?

56 Do you have strong political beliefs?

57 Do you have strong religious beliefs?

58 What do you think the most important thing you can give a child is?

 

Right Now

59 Are you eating anything right now?

60 Are you drinking anything right now?

61 What are you listening to right now?

62 What are you thinking about right now?

63 What are you waiting for right now?

64 What are you most excited about right now?

65 What’s your pet hate right now?

66 What’s your favourite thing right now?

67 If you weren’t answering these questions, what would you be doing right now?

 

Firsts

68 Your first best friend:

69 Your first kiss:

70 Your first celebrity crush:

71 Your first holiday:

72 Your first pet:

73 Your first regret:

74 Your first job:

75: Your first childhood memory:

 

Which would you choose?

76 Love or money?

77 Twitter or Facebook?

78 Hook up or relationship?

79 Dogs or cats?

80 Coffee or tea?

81 Beer or wine?

82 Sweet or savoury?

83 Introvert or extrovert?

84 Vampires or werewolves?

85 Seaside or countryside?

86 Summer or winter?

87 Books or movies

88 Horror or comedy

 

A few random questions to finish on

89 Do you wish you could change your past?

90 What’s your dream job?

91 What’s your guilty pleasure?

92 What are you afraid of?

93 What was the first thing you wanted to be when you grew up?

94 If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

95 If you could change anything about your life what would it be?

96 Would you want immortality?

97 If you could interview anyone alive or dead who would you choose?

98 Would you say you are happy?

99 What one piece of advice would you give to yourself at age eighteen?

100 Where would you like to be in five years’ time?

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