Friday, April 15, 2016

The Get To Know Me Tag

~Vital Stats~

Name: Denise

Nickname: Shortybear, Nesie

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois


Best Friend: Carol Sanders-1st grade

Award: Politest Girl in the sixth grade

Sport:  Walking

Real holiday: Christmas 

Concert: Donny Osmond


Film: Murphy's Romance  

TV Show: Chicago Fire


Song: Amazing Grace 

Restaurant: Cracker Barrel

Books: Bible, and Devotionals


Feeling: Contented 

Single or Taken: Taken, for 31 years

Eating:  Nothing at this moment

Watching: Nothing at this moment

Wearing:  Blue Jeans, and a green t-shirt


Want children: With all of my heart, tried to conceive for 16 years, but, it just was not meant to be.

Want to be married: Yes, and have been for 31 years.

Careers in mind: House-wife, and momma to my fur baby.

Where you want to live: Wherever my dear hubby is.

~Do you believe in...


Miracles: Definitely!!

Love at first sight: Yes!!

Ghosts: No

Aliens: No

Soul mates: Yes

Heaven: Yes

Hell:  Yes

Kissing on the first date:  No

Yourself:  Sometimes


  1. How nice to meet you and thank you for stopping by our blog! You may not know but the B*A*R* meeting that we are having is close to you (Brown County State Park). There is a blog you can check for information in case you are interested!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

  2. I feel like I know you much better now!

    I like your answer about kissing on the first date. :)

  3. You and I have Chicago, contentment and purple in common. :-)

  4. Amen Denise. I am content to keep my husband of 66 years.

  5. This was a good look at you. If I may I would like to copy this for a post of my own. I will give you the proper credit. May I?

  6. Purple is the colour of royalty!~ Colour is not spelled wrong. I am Canadian, this is how we spell it.♥ Do you know it has been 8 years since we connect through blogging♥ (((((((((((((((hugs)))))))))) I thank God for that♥

  7. Hey, I was partially raised in Chicago...and born in Hammond, In. Always nice to get know friends...smiles and much Blessings to you.

  8. Nice to know a little more about you. : )

  9. Interesting facts! Sweetie and i have also been married for 31 years, and purple is my favorite color. Someone from my church once asked if i ever wore any other color, and i truthfully simply said, no, i don't!

  10. Small world. We're from central Illinois.

  11. Enjoyed learning more about you!

  12. Very interesting! I have two daughters who live south of Chicago.

  13. My favorite color is purple, too! Amazing Grace is one of my favorite hymns.

  14. I love purple too! Contented is a great way to feel, and yes you are so right, home is where the heart is and that's with the one you love!
    from Josie's Journal

  15. Nice to get to know more about you :)

  16. Thanks for letting us get to know you this way! Congratulations on 31 years of marriage. That is so wonderful and impressive. I love that you were the politest girl! Amazing Grace is also a very dear song to me. You're wonderful!