20, 10, 5, now

I saw this over at Whatever I Feel Like, and decided it would be fun:

What were you doing?

20 years ago (May 1987)
Age? 10
Were you in school? Yes, 5th grade.
Where did you work? I did homework.
Where did you live? Tarpon Springs, FL
What were your regular haunts? My best friends house – she lived next door to me.
Did you wear glasses? Yes
Who was your best friend? Melissa Sparks
How many tattoos did you have? None
How many piercings did you have? A hole in each ear
What did you drive? A bike.
Had you been to a real party yet? No.
Heart broken yet? Not even close.
Status on the market? Um…I was 10.

10 years ago (May 1997)
Age? 20
Were you in school? I was attending college in between popping out kids.
Where did you work? I was a stay at home mom.
Where did you live? New Port Richey, FL
What were your regular haunts? My house! (God, was I the most boring 20 year old ever?)
Did you wear glasses? No, contacts.
Who was your best friend? I didn’t have one.
How many tattoos did you have? None.
How many piercings did you have? 3 in my left ear, 2 in my right.
What did you drive? A 1995 Dodge Neon.
Had you been to a real party yet? Hell, yeah.
Heart broken yet? Sho’ nuff.

5 Years Ago (May 2002)
Age? 25
Were you in school? No.
Where did you work? A crappy part time job.
Where did you live? Tarpon Springs, FL
What were your regular haunts? Various places with my husband.
Did you wear glasses? Sometimes.
Who were your best friends? Kristin & Jim
How many tattoos did you have? Nada.
How many piercings did you have? Still 5, but I didn’t use 3.
What did you drive? My first minivan – a Ford.
Had you been to a real party yet? A few times.
Heart broken yet? Yes.
Status on the market? Married.

As of today (May 2007)
Age? 30
Are you in school? No.
Where do you work? A big company that does stuff.
Where do you live? Near-ish Tampa, FL
What are your regular haunts? My house, my office, my kids schools.
Do you wear glasses? Everyday
Who is your best friend? Jim
Do you talk to your old friends? The ones that haven’t moved away…yes
Do you have a crush? No.
How many tattoos do you have? None.
How many piercings do you have? Still the same 5.
What do you drive? A Ford Explorer
Have you been to a real party yet? Now I throw kids birthday parties…
Heart broken yet? Been there, done that.
Status on the market? Married!
Besides ones of the pet variety, any dependents? 3 of ‘em.

One Response to “20, 10, 5, now”

  1. Andreas Bard says:

    Thank you for this one. I needed something to post, so I have published it now too.

    //Andreas