Life status check-in?

I noticed Sarah, founder of the Girl Geekdinners added a post on her facebook. She asked for others to do it because it was an interesting to understand our friends.

So I did a quick copy and filled it in on my facebook.

I decided to add it here and add some comments.

πŸ’ Marriages: 1
πŸ’” Divorces: 1
🍼Children: 0 (Thankfully)
πŸ‘©πŸΌβ€βš•οΈ Surgeries: 3 (Arm burn, Nose and Brain)
βœ’Tattoos: 0 (No chance I count my burn as one massive one)
πŸ‘‚πŸΌPiercings:0 (No bloody way!)
βœ‹πŸΌQuit a job: Yes
🚘What car you drive : None (But I do have my lovely Silverwing 600cc Scooter)
✈️Flown in a plane: Yes (geez luckily dooplr doesn’t exist anymore because I must have been on about 15+ just this year)
🍹Favourite Drink: Espresso Martini or Cosmopolitan (I’m torn between the two, depending on mood)
❀Fallen in love: Yes
πŸš‘Rode in ambulance: Yes (a few times with friends and myself)
🎀Sang karaoke: Yes (and hated it, each time)
❄Ice skating: Yes (still not great but can do it)
πŸ„Been surfing: No (tempted in the past)
🚒Been on a Cruise: No (plus I get seasick easily so it sounds like a nightmare to me)
🏍Rode on a motorcycle: Yes (everyday, not a big deal for me)
🏍Owned a motorcycle: Yes (about 5 in total)
🐴Rode on a horse: Yes (Believe it or not, and not ever again please)
😲Almost died: Yes (#mybrushwithdeath)
πŸ₯Stayed in a hospital: Yes
πŸ‘Favorite fruit: Granny smiths apples
πŸ“²Last phone call: Restaurant in Manchester (I was checking the availability of a table)
πŸ“±Last text: To my partner
🍡️Coffee or Tea: Tea (I love coffee but I can’t drink it like I use to, Tea on the other hand I can drink all day no problem)
πŸ₯§Favourite pie: None! (Hate them, I’m all about the Cornish Pasties)
πŸ•Pizza: Pizza Express’s Padana, which is Goats Cheese, Caremlised red onions, Spinach and Olive oil
🐈 Cat or Dogs: Cats (although I’m allergic to them, they don’t like to bite & chase me like dogs do)
β˜ƒοΈ Favorite Season: Summer (Sometimes its too hot but I prefer it to the cold and wet rain of Spring and Autumn. Also love walking around with just a short sleeve shirt)
β™₯️: Favorite holiday: Tokyo Japan (although crazy and always under threat of eating something which is going to kill me, I did enjoy it a lot)
πŸŠβ€β™‚οΈ: Skinny dipped: Yes

Author: Ianforrester

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