PA Moed tagged me for this alphabet meme (thanks Patty)
accent: London, with some Brummie, and a bit of whoever I’m speaking to.
booze: Ooh, yes please!! (If I’m pushed I’ll go for red wine)
chore I hate: Ironing anything with stripes (it gives me a migraine)
dogs/cats: Not since the cat I inherited (left behind when I bought a house) was killed by “nazi foxes”.
essential electronics: Computer, camera, phone, voice recorder, mp3 player… bit of a gadget girl.
favorite perfume/cologne: Not really a perfume person, but sometimes I wear Fragonard – it reminds me of a great holiday and a visit to the perfumier.
gold/silver: Silver by choice – gold makes my ears bleed.
hometown: Eltham, London. Home of EE Nesbit and Bob Hope.
insomnia: More often than I’d like.
job title: Web coordinater.
kids: None, but I am joint guardian of a “fantastic collection of dinosaurs”
living arrangements: Flat in central Amsterdam with a view of water.
most admired trait: in others– enjoying life; in myself–idealism
number of sexual partners: Enough, thanks.
overnight hospital stays: None
phobia: Fear of heights. That’s why I’ll never be a proper climber 😦
quote: “I rejoice in life for its own sake. Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I’ve got to hold up for the moment and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.” George Bernard Shaw.
religion: Lapsed catholic
siblings: 2 brothers. I’m the sandwich.
time I usually wake up: 7.30, later on a weekend.
unusual talent: I can use the dvorak keyboard.
vegetable I refuse to eat: Have issues with beetroot
worst habit: Worrying
x-rays: Not keen.
yummy foods I make: mushroom risotto, alsation onion tart, veggie toad in the hole.
zodiac sign: Sagittarius
I’m tagging drowned books