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Question Meme Fives

Because I have nothing else to write about today without sounding all crabby about having to go ‘back to work’ as in go to ‘The Office’ for eight hours today, I am bringing you a meme that I hijacked from Hammer, who hijacked it from this blogger.

Question Meme (FIVES)

Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
Tending Bar & Swinging On Poles
Drinking Heavily & Abusing Drugs
Abandoning All Of My Personal Morals
Getting Sucked In And Sucked Under The Fantasy
Drowning In The Abyss

Five things on my to-do list today?

Re-Entering Society As A Full Fledged Member
Check Emails
Rating Insurance Accounts
Posting This Blog
Going To Bed Early

Five Places I have traveled?
California
North Carolina
Iowa
Aruba
Bahamas

Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
Rice Crackers
Cheese (mainly white cheddar from VT)
Coffee Ice Cream
(and that’s about it…I don’t have too many snack ‘options’)

Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
Secure My Son’s Future
Quit My Job & Write All Day
Buy My Home
Pay Off All Of My Parents Debt So They Can Retire And Live Stress Free & Comfortably Forever
Buy A Decent Car – And Maybe Even A Fun Weekend Car

Five of my bad habits?
Talking Too Loud & Putting My Foot In My Mouth
Being Lazy
Obsessive Hair Twirling
Obsessively Watching TV
Obsessively Blogging & Commenting

Five places I have lived?
New Jersey
California
North Carolina
Iowa
Florida

Five jobs I’ve had?
Mc Donald’s
Bartender
Stripper
Macy’s Domestic Department
Bath & Body Works

Okay people.

So?

“What’s in Your FIVE???”

Tell me in the comments!!

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  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    – Working in a Cube Farm
    – Exorcist in Reckless Abandon
    – Still struggling to find a fitness program I could stick to
    – Trying to think up a good 13th anniversary gift
    – Trying to catch up to Bill Gates

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    – Buy a lottery ticket
    – Buy snacks
    – Find a new fitness program
    – Try to think up a good 23rd anniversary gift
    – Calculate net worth

    Five Places I have traveled?
    – Black Hills
    – Caribbean (twice)
    – Niagara Falls
    – Inner reaches of my belly button
    – Redmond Washington

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    – popcorn
    – pretzels
    – peanuts
    – potato chips
    – The Wall Street Journal

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    – Fix the health care system. (Ooops. It’s already fixed.)
    – Donate millions of $1 scratchoffs to the homeless
    – Buy a new home gym
    – Buy my wife a mansion for our twenty-fifth anniversary
    – Marvel at how much closer I am to Bill Gates

    Five of my bad habits?
    – Yelling at the TV (mostly the commercials)
    – Commenting on the bad habits of others
    – Giving up on fitness programs
    – Obsessing over anniversary gifts
    – Obsessing over Bill Gates’ worth

    Five places I have lived?
    – California
    – Colorado
    – New York
    – North Carolina
    – Pennsylvania

    Five jobs I’ve had?
    – Warehouse worker
    – Amusement park worker
    – Sewer inspector
    – Shoe salesman
    – Typewriter repairman

  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    Rolling Dough
    Serving Ice Cream
    Going to School
    Wondering about my future
    Wishing for a better life

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    Get up and get out the house.
    Finish editing the magazine.
    Write three blog posts.
    Edit some photos.
    Go to the gym.

    Five Places I have traveled?
    Canada
    Aruba
    St. Martin
    Puerto Rico
    Florida

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    Almonds
    Raisin Bran
    Vanilla Swiss Almond (Ice Cream)
    Bran Muffins
    Nachos

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    Purchase a property for Moms to live in.
    Travel the world.
    Set aside money for the future of my cousins education.
    Purchase a rental property.
    Go back to school.
    Five of my bad habits?

    Five places I have lived?
    East Flatbush
    East New York
    Brownsville
    Crown Heights
    Prospect Heights

  • Arv

    Nice one.. I must do this sometime…

    Have a nice day…

  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    Wiping snotty noses
    Changing diapers
    Entertaining little children
    Going insanely stir crazy because…
    I ran a home day-care and I was near the end of my rope with it

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    Attempt not to be bored while my company has basically come to a (hopefully temporary) grinding halt
    Read lots of blogs
    Comment on blogs
    Listen to CDs
    Go for a long walk at home if it’s not raining

    Five Places I have traveled?
    Texas
    Illinois
    Florida
    Arizona
    Bayfield, Wisconsin & the Apostle Islands

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    Special K Orange Bliss bars
    Vanilla Ice Cream with hot fudge
    Cheese and crackers of any kind
    Cheese popcorn
    Chocolate

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    Pay off all my debt
    Cover all 3 kids college costs
    New house!
    Take care of all my parents’ needs
    TRAVEL!

    Five of my bad habits?
    Procrastination
    Sulking
    Not cooking often enough
    Hitting the snooze too many times
    Disorganization

    Five places I have lived?
    Minnesota
    That’s
    All
    So
    Far

    Five jobs I’ve had?
    Bakery chick
    Video Rental store manager
    Insurance Underwriting Clerk
    Daycare provider
    Student loan account manager

  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    Renovating my house
    Telling my boss I no longer wanted the position he had promoted me to just eight months earlier
    Being a newlywed
    Going into debt
    Getting ready to get pregnant

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    Work on special ed program for my son’s school
    Take my son to occupational therapy
    Buy casino supplies for church festival
    Do laundry
    Run four miles (Done! Yay!)

    Five Places I have traveled?
    France
    England
    Aruba
    Hawaii
    Bahamas

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    Chocolate
    Chips and salsa
    Bananas w/ peanut butter and grape nuts
    Fresh veggies
    Cereal

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    Tell my husband to quit his job
    Travel
    Donate money to our church and school
    Buy my Mom a house
    Move my in-laws closer

    Five of my bad habits?
    Putting my foot in my mouth (me too!)
    Eating anything with sugar
    Picking my cuticles
    Not going to bed early enough
    Blogging (me too!)

    Five places I have lived?
    Ohio
    Ohio
    Ohio
    Ohio
    Ohio

    Five jobs I’ve had?
    Salad girl at a cafeteria
    Retail sales
    Loan Processor
    Operations Manager
    Mom

  • Meleah

    You guys have THE BEST ANSWERS! Keep em commin’ xxoo

  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    Inventing the Internet (someone beat me to it).
    Setting things in motion for climate change.
    Popping the dot-com bubble and thinking about setting my mind on real estate.
    Creating an elaborate scheme to divert pennies a day from world banks so that one day I would be a billionaire.
    Considering World Domination.

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    World Domination.
    Manipulate the foreign exchange rate with China.
    Calculate the effects of a mini-black-hole.
    Collapse the economy of a third-world market.
    Buy eggs.

    Five Places I have traveled?
    The road less traveled as well as four other ones that were quite busy.

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    Bottled water made from the distilled tears of small children.
    Baby bunny brains (but I only like chewing on them like tobacco, then I spit them out).
    Any endangered species mashed into a paste, then spread on a cracker.
    Food I buy with money I take from homeless people.
    Soylent Green

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    If?

    Five of my bad habits?
    Leaving witnesses.
    Using my real name.
    Not finishing something I

  • Much more interesting than mine 😀

  • Meleah

    Greg:
    You are killing me! HA HA HA HA

    Hammer:
    Yours was gopd!

  • Leave it to Greg… LOL

  • I just had to cross-post this one 🙂

  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    Married to a dickhead
    Having panic attacks
    Starving myself because I was unhappy
    Wanting to kill myself and end the pain

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    Take a shower
    Read and comment on my favorite blogs
    Call my best friend
    Spend time with my children and Hubby
    Go to bed early too

    Five Places I have traveled?
    Mexico
    Germany
    France
    New York
    Crazy-ville (My Parents’ house)

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    Schaffenberger Chocolate
    Starbucks Mocca with extra chocolate pump and whipped cream
    Chocolate
    Chocolate
    Chocolate

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    Get my boobs lifted so they aren’t dragging on the floor any more
    Throw a huge party for my family and friends (blogger buddies included 😉
    Buy a Starbucks and give free coffee to everyone
    Fly to Paris Hilton’s house, tell her she’s an idiot and that i have more money than she does, and leave
    Give lots of money to charities

    Five of my bad habits?
    Obsessive Blogging
    Throwing Pitty Parties
    Yelling at Bad Drivers
    Telling Stupid People What To Do
    Procrastinating

    Five places I have lived?
    California
    California
    California
    California
    California

    Five jobs I’ve had?
    Butt Kisser
    Gopher
    Peon
    Corporate Drone
    Mommy

  • Meleah

    Oh My God!!

    I love ALL OF THESE answers from ALL OF YOU.

    This is such a fun post today!

    xxoo

  • aaaah los cincos de meleah. nice. i did.not.know that ohio was five different places. must tell momo thanks for the edumacation. 😉

  • five things..or at least some of them

    five things I was doing 10 years ago

    beating the roads for 336 days that year
    losing weight
    not sleeping
    writing
    bought a new truck

    five things on today’s to do list

    finish my second poetry book
    take the love of my life to a romantic spot
    find the love of my life
    quit smoking
    drink a coke out of a glass bottle

    five places I traveled I will skip to many to list

    Five snacks I am not a snacker so skip

    five things I would do as a billionaire

    get one of those fancy coach motorhomes and travel

    make sure my family was set for life

    buy a ranch in Montana

    start a publishing company for new writers

    buy the Jack Daniels distillery..:)))

    five bad habits

    I get zoned into something and I forget other things
    I won’t throw out anything
    I smoke got to quit that
    I double dip..:))))
    I look grumpy I need to smile more

    the last two I can’t do..I lived in a truck for years.. and that was my job

    there you go young lady…:))

  • Wait, you had to go back to work today? Holy hell does that suck! Sorry.

  • I did this one already but I’m too freaking lazy to link it. I still can’t figure out the snack question. It makes me think of Kindergarten. As far as pole swinging goes, I’ve only done it once. On a party bus at my brother-in-law’s retirement party. Fully clothed. Good thing everybody was drunk?

  • Meleah

    Holly:
    I *Heart* Momo. If she says Ohio is 5 places…Then it is!!

    Michael C:
    Yes. I did. And It Was BRUTAL. I feel like I have been run-down by a very large truck.

    KellyPea:
    Damn. I hate when you drop by on ‘Meme’ days….I like when you come by after I write a REAL POST. Oh well. Your comment is still friggen funny as hell. Thanks darling! xxoo

    Robert:
    You did GOOD! Thanks for sharing with us!

  • Hey! Obsessively Blogging & Commenting isn’t a bad habit… is it? 😉

  • Meleah

    Dawn:
    No way…I think they are GOOD habits! xxoo

  • 10 years ago:

    I was getting pregnant with my 2nd son
    I was working out 5 days a week
    I was signing another year lease on a cockroach infested house
    I was working as an editor from my home
    I was making the decision to put down roots in Houston

    Today’s to-do list:

    -get through the last day of my grandfather’s visit (he’s 95)
    -call the repair people to tell me what to do with my 20+ year old oven that just died
    -pay bills
    -sign a billion forms and pay a lot of money to the school for my son’s spring trip
    -buy an orange cardigan

    Five place I have traveled:

    Norway
    Venice
    Scotland
    England
    Russia

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy:

    Hostess Susie Q’s
    Lipton beef cup o soup
    white castle frozen burgers
    oatmeal with brown sugar and raisins
    cruncheros

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire:

    set up trusts to make my kids wealthy when they are grown up
    donate substantial amounts to causes or organizations I care about
    take care of all the repairs needed on my house and do some updating
    have a great vacation once a year and some long weekends in between
    buy my husband that mini cooper he loves

    Five of my bad habits:

    Eating until I am full
    hating exercise
    being way too obsessive/compulsive about cleanliness
    staying up too late every night
    never taking time for myself

    Five places I have lived:

    Michigan
    Pennsylvania
    New Hampshire
    Massachusettes
    Texas

    Five Jobs:

    assistant manager of a clothing store
    sandwich maker at a Bagel shop
    commercial loan coordinator at a bank
    editor
    selling jewelry in a department store

  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    Hating High School
    Going to church
    Crushing on boys that didn’t know I existed
    Hating my brother
    Wishing I was grown

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    Resume those pesky bus lessons
    Wash the dishes
    Get laid
    Catching up on blogs and comments
    Finish updating my WP theme

    Five Places I have traveled?
    Mexico
    San Francisco
    Sacramento, CA
    San Diego
    The bathroom

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    Chocolate
    Cookies
    Pie
    Ice cream

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    Pay off all my debt
    Help out my family and friends
    Donate to a church/charity
    Start my own college and scholarship program
    Travel around the world

    Five of my bad habits?
    Biting the skin around my nails
    Being extremely lazy
    Over analyzing EVERYTHING
    Never checking voicemail or returning calls or emails
    Wasting time

    Five places I have lived?
    California

    Five jobs I’ve had?
    Transportation Security Officer
    Distribution Coordinator for an entertainment data research company
    Store clerk for a store specializing in the metaphysical
    Office grunt
    Theatre usher/ticket-taker (for the Los Angeles Philharmonic, opera, plays, etc)

  • Are you moderating comments now? If you aren’t then mine aren’t coming through 🙁

  • Meleah

    Jillian:

    Hey sweety…..I have NO IDEA why your comments were awaiting moderation. I have heavy anti-spam protection. It just saves your comment for me to approve it. Which obviously I did, and I will always ‘approve’ YOUR comments.

    BTW: I am the worst with
    Over analyzing EVERYTHING & Never checking voicemail or returning calls or emails. People get pissed off at me. I never call people back.

    xxoo

  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    working
    living a double life
    Abandoning All Of My Personal Morals*****
    getting in debt
    playing guitar

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    take a bath
    clean up the house
    get ready for tomorrow = find clothes
    reread my post again that will appear tomorrow
    read a book

    Five Places I have traveled?
    France
    North Carolina
    Jamaica
    Switzerland
    Austria

    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    Cookies
    cheese cake
    Coffee Ice Cream – yeah meleah, i love it too
    carrot cake
    whiskey cake

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    photocopy my butt
    Quit My Job & Write All Day
    Buy a Home
    travel
    help family

    Five of my bad habits?
    putting things off
    trusting my heart
    okay this one is hard
    okay this one is hard
    i know i have bad habits

    Five places I have lived?
    New Jersey

    Five jobs I’ve had?
    law firm
    insurance company
    county job
    law firm

  • Five things you were doing 10 years ago?
    Studying Computer Programing
    Wasn’t too sure about what I was going to do
    Trying to get over my ex (the ‘relationship’ lasted for a few more months)
    Playing hours & hours of FIFA 95 with my cousins
    Spending a lot of time with my dog

    Five things on my to-do list today?
    Go to work and train my new batch of inductees
    Spend time with those wonderful people I call my friends at work
    Try to get through the day
    Find a place I can spend an inexpensive vacation in
    Come home and watch downloaded episodes of Friends to keep me smiling

    Five places I have traveled?
    The UK (when I was too young to remember)
    Madhya Pradesh
    Bangalore
    Never been out of my state much, so that’s it
    Five snacks or treats I enjoy?
    Lays (any flavour)
    Blueberry Muffins
    Chocolate Cookies
    Onion Baji
    Mixture (its a local thing)

    Five things I would do if I were a billionaire?
    Retire
    Buy A Palatial Mansion
    Become Hugh Hefner’s Replacement
    Set Up An All Woman’s Wrestling League
    Buy A Big Black Jet with a bedroom in it

    Five of my bad habits?
    Forgetting Some Important Mails (after spending 5 hours in getting the content required)
    Overeating & then Eating too little
    Feeling Down Due To Silly Things
    Being Online Way Too Much
    Falling For Girls I Shouldn’t Be Falling For

    Five places I have lived?
    Kuwait City, Kuwait
    Thrikkakara
    Bangalore
    Calicut
    Kacherippady (currently)

    Five jobs I’ve had?
    Wholesale Tea Business (with my dad)
    Manager of an Internet Cafe
    Tele-Marketer
    Call Center Executive/Supervisor
    Trainer

  • Meleah

    You guys are The Best for playing with me

    These answers are all so fantastic!! (and FUNNY)

    xxoo

    🙂

  • 5 things I was doing 10 Years Ago
    – I bought my first house (the one I still live in)
    – I was promoted at work
    – I worked
    – I worked
    – I worked
    (I became a workoholic… and barely saw the light of day outside of the office for a few years – my biggest regret)

    5 things on Today’s to do list.
    – try and find a replacement oven door after shattering the previous one whilst cleaning it at the weekend
    – go to work
    – Fill the car up with petrol (Gas)
    – Cook dinner (Slow cooked lamb shank)
    – Have a nice cup of tea whilst reading Meleah’s wonderful blog!!!!

    5 things I enjoy to eat
    – Creme Brulee
    – Oven roasted Sea Bass
    – Lobster
    – Oysters
    – Any Chinese/Thai/Japanese food

    5 Places I have travelled to
    The Amazon, Brazil
    Marakkesh, Morocco
    Vancouver, Canada
    New York, USA
    Auschwtiz, Poland

    5 Things I would do if I were a Billionaire
    – Make sure that my parents and my sisters were comfortable for the rest of their lives
    – Donate to the two hospitals that looked after me during my childhood
    – Travel the world
    – Learn how to use a camera properly
    – Place a “Would like to meet” advert in every paper in the world… then I might have a chance of meeting “Miss Right” …lol!

    5 Bad Habits
    – I go very very quiet if I am unhappy
    – I eat too much when I am bored
    – I daydream
    – I can be quite lazy when it comes to housework
    – I am a starter but not always a finisher

    5 Places I have lived
    – In hospital (well, I spent an awful lot of time there)
    – In a tent (most vacations between the age of 1 and 14)
    – In Stratford Upon Avon (Shakespeares birth town and my birth town)
    – In Swindon, Witshire, England (My current abode)
    – In cuckoo land (my head spends most of it’s time in the clouds…lol!)

    5 Jobs I have held
    – Gamekeeper (Shooting on a local farm whilst I was at college)
    – Chimney Sweep (Another part time job, whilst at college…LOL!)
    – DIY Store Assistant (Yet another part time job, whilst at college)
    – Morgue Assistant (Work Experience whilst at school…. I wanted to be like Quincy when I was little)
    – HR Manager (Current occupation)

    well, now you really are getting to know the real Graham….LOL!!

    loadsaluv xxoo

  • by the way… I LOVE your answers to your 5 lists…. they simply confirm that you are the most wonderful person……

    xxoo

  • Meleah

    Aww….thanks Graham! You are too good to me! xxoo

    LOVED YOUR FIVE

  • EDDIE

    TEN YEARS AGO I WAS RUNNING THROUGH LIKE A COURT JESTER , LICKING MY WOUNDS SO THEY DID NOT FESTER. ENOUGH SAID!!!! TO DO – WAKEUP EAT WORK PLAY PISS AND SHIT PLACES– ARUBA AND THE WHOLE EASTERN SEABOARD EXCEPT GEORGIA (new years sking new hamp to bike week florida ye-ha) SNACKS- JALEPENO KETTLE CHIPS ICE CREAM COOKIES DONUTS (ok to many to list bad bad bad) BILLIONARE- WOULD NOT WANT TO BE ONE BUT IF I WAS TRAVEL TRAVEL TRAVEL ( also help the needy people along the roads less traveled) BAD HABITS – EVERYTHING I DO IS A BAD HABBIT LIVED ONLY JERSEY AND AS FOR JOBS I HAVE WORKED FOR MY – SELF EXCEPT ( when younger paper route , lawn bus. pulled mower behind bike . plaza skating rink first real and only job sears automotive) STILL DONT KNOW I I WANT AND THATS THE BEAUTY OF IT PEACE EDDIE

  • i liked the article …

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