Crazy 8s

Laura tagged me for this meme last week… it’s easy content to get back into the swing of things, so here goes!

8 Things I’m Passionate About

  1. Recovery from addiction
  2. Good nutrition
  3. Raising my boys up right
  4. Loving my husband
  5. Reading and the education gained from such
  6. Personal growth
  7. Love and laughter
  8. Listening to that quiet, small voice within

8 Things I Want to Do Before I Die

  1. Visit every state in America for at least a few hours each
  2. Travel abroad frequently
  3. Watch my boys get happily married
  4. Hold precious grandbabies in my arms
  5. Swim in the Pacific Ocean
  6. Own a stray dog refuge ranch
  7. Write a memoir
  8. Help as many alcoholics, compulsive overeaters, and codependents as I can find recovery

8 Things I Say Often

  1. Hi, babe!
  2. Hi, honey
  3. I love you
  4. I missed you
  5. How was your day?
  6. Hi, I’m Amy and I’m a compulsive overeater/alcoholic
  7. I know, right?
  8. Gracie-Janey! Who’s the good girl? You’re the good girl. Oh, yes you are. You’re mama’s baby girl, aren’t you?

8 Books I’ve Read Recently

  1. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
  2. The Alchemist by Paolo Coelo
  3. The Witch of Portobello by Paolo Coelo
  4. Floor Sample by Julia Cameron
  5. Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
  6. Invisible Acts of Power by Caroline Myss
  7. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
  8. The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle (reading now)

8 Songs I Could Listen to Over and Over

  1. The Shadow of the Day by Linkin Park
  2. Hey There Delilah by Plain White Ts
  3. Yahweh by U2
  4. Running to Stand Still by U2
  5. Valparaiso by Sting
  6. Saturday in the Park by Chicago
  7. Isn’t She Lovely by Stevie Wonder
  8. Nervous Alibi by The Outfield

8 Things That Attract Me to My Best Friends

  1. Honesty
  2. Integrity
  3. Sense of humor
  4. Recovery
  5. Talent for listening
  6. Unconditional love & acceptance
  7. Intelligence
  8. Kindness

8 People I Think Should Do Crazy 8s

  1. Darla
  2. Cindy
  3. Colleen
  4. Kim
  5. Steph
  6. Marisa
  7. Suni
  8. Jenn

3 Responses to “Crazy 8s”

  1. [...] My friend Amy is finally blogging again, and one of the first things she did was tag me for this Crazy 8’s meme. [...]

  2. Laura says:

    A dog ranch?? Seriously?? I don’t remember you ever mentioning that! :-)

  3. Mr. Fabulous says:

    You don’t want to meet me before you die?

    This is a slap in the face…