8 things I am looking forward to - 1. Having our neighbour over for dinner tomorrow night (Her husband is away so we thought it would be nice to invite her round). 2. Spending some time with my Mum (She arrives on Saturday). 3. My Birthday (on Sunday). 4. Seeing Jane and Andrew (Good friends that are over on holiday from Bangkok...I just know it'll be lots of fun and very messy!!). 5. Having a go at painting with watercolours. 6. Finishing the embroidery I am working on. 7. Celebrating the marriage of DJ and Chris. 8. Starting my Masters Course.
8 things I did yesterday - 1. Helped set up the Malmesbury Art Exhibition in the local Abbey. 2. Designed a 'welcome to your new home' card which I am hoping to sell to a card company. 3. Drank lots of tea. 4. Laughed at Chris when he turned up in a tiny courtesy car (his is at the garage getting the dent in the hood fixed. The car really was small and he's 6ft 3!!). 5. Made cheese on toast. 6. Went to the Art Society at our local hall. 7. Learned that one of the women at the Art Society lived in Bangkok for three years and knows someone I know (Small world eh!!). 8. Cried with laughter at the cat. Gai was fast asleep on my mobile phone...it was on vibrate...it went off!! He went from fast asleep to upright and in the middle of the floor in seconds (I've never seen him move so fast) twas very funny!!
8 things I wish I could do - 1. My hair :-). 2. Eat what I want and be thin. 3. Wave a wand and all the cleaning would be done. 4. Travel the world. 5. Encourage everyone to volunteer some of their time to help someone else (the world would be a better place if they did). 6. Get rid of Politicians!! 7. Bring back common sense!! 8. Ban those frilly things that people put over the top of their jam jars (I just don't see the point in them!!)
8 shows I watch - 1. Mock the week. 2. Top Gear. 3. QI. 4. Panorama. 5. Dispatches. 7. Never Mind The Buzzcocks. 8. Star Trek (but that's not through choice!!)
8 Favourite Fruits - 1. Lychee. 2. Mango. 3. Pineapple. 4. Strawberry. 5. Cherries. 6. Bananas. 7. Grapes (well, they go into wine!!). 8. Is chocolate a fruit? No? Oh! :-(.
8 Places I would like to travel - 1. Peru - I would love to visit Machu Picchu. 2. Kathmandu in Nepal. 3. Morocco (I adore the food!!). 4. China - I have always wanted to see the Great Wall. 5. Lhasa in Tibet - home to the Dalai Lama (I'm not religious...I just think it would be interesting!!). 6. Egypt - I would love to visit the Pyramids!! 7. India - Who wouldn't want to go and see the Taj Mahal? 8. Sweden - I would love to see the Northern lights and to spend a night in the Ice Hotel (I don't like being cold so I'm not really sure why I want to do that....I just always have!!)
8 places I have lived - 1. Glasgow. 2. Stration (tiny village in the middle of no-where in Scotland). 3. London. 4. Manchester. 5. Bangkok, Thailand. 6. Malmesbury. 7. Who knows....could be anywhere....could be nextdoor to you (be afraid...be very afraid!!)I'm not going to tag 8 people.....I'm just going to say that if you fancy having a go please do and then let me know when you have :-)