Friday, April 11, 2008

~ 100th POST!! Time for a giveaway! ~

***** EDITED TO ADD *****

This is my 100th post! Having a finance degree, I went back and checked and double checked to make sure this was INDEED my 100th post! SO, in celebration, I'm going to list 100 things about me AND I'm having a giveaway! This is the perfect time for all you stalkers out there to post a comment! Bloggers LOVE comments ~ it lets you know people are reading our blog!!

100 things about me:

  1. My full name is Natalie Nicole Brock

  2. I was born on October 16, 1975

  3. I have a twin sister that is 4 minutes older than me

  4. and a little brother that is 9 yrs younger than me

  5. I graduated college after only 3 1/2 yrs of enrollment

  6. and now hold a bachelor's degree in Finance and with

  7. a minor in Economics and

  8. I need neither for the job I currently have.

  9. I was married to Chad Brock on 12/8/02 in FABULOUS Las Vegas

  10. we have 2 children

  11. Kennedy, who is 5 1/2

  12. and Cameron, who is 3

  13. My favorite food is Chick-fil-A

  14. and I drink a Coke at LEAST 3x a day (working on this)

  15. I prefer fountain coke over any other but ice cold can coke will do

  16. I am a realist - very much so - just ask my husband

  17. but I love thinking positively and praying for a positive future

  18. I attend The Crossing Church

  19. and sing on the worship team

  20. and I am a soprano

  21. I love country music (even before I met my husband)

  22. and I love top 40 and Christian music too

  23. I have terrible eyesight - which has now been corrected with Lasik

  24. and an Implantable Contact Lens

  25. I am left handed and my sister is right handed - we are mirror twins

  26. I have 2 nieces

  27. I am a car hog - I would trade every 6 mths if I could

  28. My favorite scent is anything orange

  29. My 3 favorite stores are white house/black market, bebe and arden b

  30. I love Wood Wick candles

  31. and Cracker Barrell

  32. and plug ins

  33. and Japanese Cherry Blossom Lotion

  34. I am in dire need of Tupperware

  35. and steak knives

  36. I own a gun

  37. several of them

  38. and not afraid to shoot them

  39. really, I'm not

  40. I am scared to death of birds

  41. reptiles

  42. lizards

  43. and rodents

  44. I've never really been past the Mississippi River, except briefly when we got married

  45. I really want to go to Hawaii and California

  46. I lived in Georgia,

  47. Maryland,

  48. Tennessee

  49. and Florida ~ Tampa is my favorite

  50. I love to do yard work (most of the time)

  51. and I love to work on the computer

  52. I have an awesome awesome job

  53. that I love love

  54. I have awesome parents

  55. that live 4 miles from my sister :(

  56. and a 'little' brother that lives a little bit aways

57. but they all live too far away from me

58. or do I live too far away from them?

59. I am a giver

60. and I love to give little gifts and such to my friends

61. just to let them know I'm thinking about them

62. I have met several country music stars, including:

63. Tim & Faith

64. Toby Keith

65. Brooks & Dunn

66. Rascal Flatts

67. Amy Grant & Vince Gill

68. and my favorite, Trisha Yearwood

69. I shave my legs every day

70. and totally believe in botox

71. and any potion that will make me look younger

72. I love having a swimming pool

73. but I never get in it

74. but my kids will be in it the entire summer

75. I am 5' 8" tall and

76. I couldn't tell you what my natural hair color is!

77. I love decorating on a budget

78. because I love to save money

79. but will splurge on the occasional outfit

80. I have some of the BEST friends a girl could ask for

81. and I try to tell them that all the time.

82. I attend a bible study every week

83. because I want to grow spiritually so

84. I can teach my children about God's love

85. and all the joy it can bring!

86. I love to do yardwork

87. but I hate to be hot and sweaty

88. I love to take pictures

89. and make home made cards

90. I love caramel apple ciders from Starbucks

91. and jelly belly jelly beans

92. My favorite movie is "Crash"

93. but I also love "Walk the Line"

94. and "Man in the Moon"

95. I am a GIRLY GIRL

96. but I don't mind getting a little dirty

97. I absolutely LOVE reality television

98. except for "The Bachelor" ~ that show needs to stop

99. I only need 5 hrs sleep to truly function

100. and I'm DONE! WOO HOO!!

101. Since I listed "I like to work in the yard twice" I am adding that my shoe size is 8 as another FACT! :)

Now that you made it through this entire list ~ time to see what you can win!

a cute set of chandelier notecards (pink and green, OF COURSE), a magnetic notepad, a set of teeny tiny note cards (PERFECT for that little lunch box love note), bag of JELLY BELLY jelly beans, and 4 CDS (all are new - but some may have been opened b/c I downloaded them to my computer). They are both releases from Little Big Town, and 2 Clint Black CDs. If you don't like country music and you win this, then give them away or sell them on ebay! HA!!

To enter: simply leave a comment and tell me what city/state you are living in! One entry per person please and should be pretty easy since only 5 people read this blog! FAMILY is eligible to win -- yes, only because I NEVER get to win ANYTHING from Chad's station and well, those rules don't apply here! I will choose the winner by

Contest will end Sunday, April 13, 2008 at MIDNIGHT EST! GOOD LUCK!!


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Leslie (Lester) Woods said...

i forgot to leave a comment. So here it still haven't added my blog to your list of blogs that you read. Well, maybe you don't read it. Oh well! Hope you are doing well. I ran across a picture of you when you were in the hospital with Cameron. Man, i can't believe how big the kids have gotten!!!

smyrna, tn

laralee13 said...

My first response,and I have to let you know you really only gave 99 things about yourself since you mentioned yardwork x2. So here's one I thought of, you have a way of making people laugh at the silliest things!!! LOVE YOU MEAN IT!!!!!

Ber said...

You are so cute. I hope you and the family are doing well.

strotti said...

You forgot to say that you are a fabulous friend to your fabulous friends! I am blessed to call you my friend and you are one of my greatest gifts from God!

To be a rule follower...I live in Lithia Florida 33547

Anonymous said...

~Jerri, Lakeland, FL

shar files said...

Happy 100! Houston,Texas

Holly said...

Burns TN Ya'll!

Mom from Marietta said...

Mom from Marietta hopes she has finally remembered her password. Any chance of memory drugs in that free-basket giveaway?

MGK said...

Coming out of lurkdom to say hola! I found your blog by way of Kim Wheeler's blog. You're pretty stinkin' funny! Congrats on the 100th post!

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Kim said...

Hey monkey-head, pick me!!!

Rach said...

Me me me!! I want it! Very cool 100th post by the way!!
Nashville, TN

Anonymous said...

You so keep me sane! Every time I read this, I am crying laughing! I love you! Pam

Oh yeah . . . Riverview, FL (but you have to say it Reevervuuu to really fit in!)

Anissa Mayhew said...

I love your list! I love every chance to get to know you better.

and Kennedy STILL made my day! She rocks!!!!

SO, regarding the LIST

1. I have never heard of implantable contact lenses, you are so high tech

2. Dtto on the white house/black market, I adore that place!

3. I am burning Japanese Cherry Blossom scented oil in my little warmer RIGHT this second

4. My mother sells tupperware, as a hobby more than anything else, she is an addict. Plus they have a phenom knife set. ;)

5. Apparently you are the friend I need to take with me to AL for wildlife protection.

6. I'm going to lean in real close and rub against you, just because you've touched Tim, Toby, Rascal Flatts....I'm rolling in a pit of jealousy right now.

7. If you tell my kids you have a pool, they will be in it all summer too!

8. You make me laugh and keep it real, my friend!


Erin said...

Happy 100 Natalie, there are still 1000 more GREAT things about you, you know you are always my favorite you are my wedding "LIFE SAVOR" and my start to fame on carrier, I need you back when ever you are ready to come book some deals again. You will always be very special in my book. Lots of Love from me to you.