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[Written earlier today]

Tagged by Alias Clio at The Other World.

What I was doing ten years ago:
(:::sotto voce::: What a personal question - younger son's tenth birthday is nine months from now. )

Gardening.  April 1998 was the first spring in our current house.  I was also homeschooling 10 yo son and 6 yo daughter.

Five things on my To-Do list today:
1. Make dinner
2. Take a walk
3. Finish laundry
4. Finish watching Dance with Me (The first 3 disks we got from Netflix were either broken or pixellated about 15 minutes from the end)
5.  Keep reorganizing younger son's room

5 Things I would do if I were a billionaire:
1. Get a house in the Blue Ridge mountains
2. Get dear husband to quit his job
3. Take all 5 of us to Europe
4. Parks!  Buy parkland in NC and give it to environmental groups
5. Donate to something helping women and children in need. 

Three of my bad habits:
1.  Wandering the internet
2.  Staying up too late obsessing about things that bother me
3.  Daydreaming

Five places I've lived:
1.  Boston
2.  Detroit
3.  Bynum, NC
4.  Washington, DC
5.  Winston-Salem, NC

Five jobs I've had:

1.  Homeschooling mother
2.  Aerobics Instructor
3.  Insurance Company Statistician
4.  Research Assistant
5.  Programmer

Five books I've recently read:
1.  I'll Be Watching You - Charles de Lint
2.  Ivy Briefs:  True Tales of a Neurotic Law Student - Martha Kimes
3.  Cult of the Amateur:  How Today's Internet is Killing Our Culture - Andrew Keen
4.  An Ex to Grind - Jane Heller
5.  The Big Over Easy:  A Nursery Crime - Jasper Fforde

Five people or communities I'm going to tag:
1. Lemur Reflections (and, everybody else, go do her movie quote game!)
2. Emily
3. Nigel Tangelo
4. Groovy Mom
5. Dear husband


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