Hi, I’m Jamie! {50 Random Facts About Me}

 

I love hearing little tidbits about people, especially if they aren’t very well known! I don’t write a lot about me personally so I thought it might be interesting to share some fun facts today. So here we go, in no particular order.

 

The Facts:

  1. I was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta.
  2. I have a degree in Interior Design.
  3. My drink is an extra hot grande decaf skinny vanilla latte. (Whew!)
  4. I went swimming with whale sharks in the Mayan Riviera.
  5. I want a house on the beach so bad.
  6. I relish time by myself.
  7. My mom has been a Tim Horton’s franchisee for 30 years but I’ve never had a job there. I tried to help once but have never been asked back, haha!
  8. I’m married to my high school sweetheart., we’ve been together for 20 years.
  9. I once woke up with a moth fluttering in my shirt and it was pretty much the scariest thing ever.
  10. I go to the midway just to eat corn dogs and caramel apples.
  11. I really enjoy kids stuff like zoos, animated movies and theme parks.
  12. I have lists everywhere, notebooks full of them. 
  13. I loved designing showhomes, I even did a couple of Lottery Homes.
  14. I am a bit obsessed with murder and kidnapping. (Shows and books about it not doing it.)
  15. I don’t like small spaces. Those indoor playgrounds are my nightmare, all those tunnels!
  16. I find painting very soothing. (Walls, not canvases.)
  17. I am a Kijiji junkie.
  18. I would love to design my own home from scratch. It would probably take me 10 years to finalize the plans though.
  19. I am very lucky to have a husband that supports all of my wild ideas and DIY projects.
  20. I love being a SAHM.
  21. I once dropped a DQ Blizzard while bike riding and didn’t ride a bike again for 20 years.
  22. I am obsessed with pink.
  23. ‘Parenthood’ and ‘Criminal Minds’ are my two favourite old shows.
  24. ‘This Is Us’ and ‘Code Black’ are my two favourite new shows.
  25. I’ve yet to find the perfect jeans.
  26. I only wear heels to weddings and Christmas parties. Even then they don’t last very long.
  27. I long to tour to the Greek Islands.
  28. My son gets way more haircuts than I do.
  29. I hate paying full price.
  30. I find ‘Superstore’ and ‘The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ highly amusing.
  31. I live in the hood and love it.
  32. I have no desire to have another baby.
  33. I didn’t plan on staying home after my son was born.
  34. I can’t seem to put away the clean laundry.
  35. I sleep with a mask and earplugs.
  36. I wish I could win the lottery so my husband could stay home with us.
  37. I will be renovating and redoing my house forever, it’s an addiction!
  38. I prefer baking over cooking. For eating too. 😉
  39. I think flowers are a waste of money.
  40. My house either looks like a showroom or a bomb went off. There’s no in between.
  41. I don’t wear perfume.
  42. I think I would make a great wedding planner but I don’t want to work weekends.
  43. I’m never late. Well 99% of the time.
  44. I’ve never broken any bones.
  45. I don’t enjoy vegetables.
  46. I love country music and Taylor Swift.
  47. I played the trumpet in junior high.
  48. I have one tatoo.
  49. I wanted to be a marine biologist when I was young.
  50. I burned my hand while making pizza in a toaster oven and I quickly peeled the melted cheese from my hand. Wrong, that was skin. OUCH!!! 

 

I’d love to get to know you better too! Please leave a fun fact or two about yourself in the comments. 

 

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