since i’m in the middle of cleaning the house to make it photo-appropriate (yes, the sun came out), i thought i’d entertain you with a survey.  man, i remember the old days, getting these surveys in mass emails, then filling them out and copying it to everyone…

Do you sleep with your closet doors open or closed? closed, because tanigawa is afraid of zombies coming out.

Do you take the shampoos and conditioner bottles from hotel? yes!  i even raid the maid’s cart for more goodies before checkout.

Do you sleep with your sheets tucked in or out? tucked in.  i liken myself to a burrito!

Have you ever stolen a street sign before? yep!  and the cops got called…

Do you like to use post-it notes? if the post-its in china were more sticky, i’d use them.

Do you cut out coupons but then never use them? i use an app on my phone; no more cutting!

Would you rather be attacked by a big bear or a swarm of a bees? well, i’d likely survive the swarm of bees!

Do you have freckles? in the summer, i get a few across my nose.

Do you always smile for pictures? not all the time  😛

What is your biggest pet peeve? staring.  i really hate people staring at me.  i usually confront them or stare back and make awful faces.

Do you ever count your steps when you walk? i count the steps when i’m walking upstairs.

Have you ever peed in the woods? yes.  and alleys and other places…

What about pooped in the woods? nope nope nope.

Do you ever dance even if theres no music playing? of course! 

Do you chew your pens and pencils? yeah, especially pencils.

How many people have you slept with this week? uh, two.  my cat and tanigawa.

What size is your bed? i’m not sure… it’s king + or something.  absolutely massive!

What is your Song of the week? hitori janai by ken hirai  ❤

Is it okay for guys to wear pink? absolutely!

Do you still watch cartoons? if i didn’t watch cartoons, i’d be a sad little lady.

Whats your least favorite movie? i really, really did not like avatar.

Where would you bury hidden treasure if you had some? seriously, it wouldn’t matter where i buried it, because i’d forget the location almost immediately.

What do you drink with dinner? water, bitter needle tea, or sometimes a cold beer  😉

What do you dip a chicken nugget in? korean sweet & sour sauce.

What is your favorite food? what, i can only pick one?  let’s go with sashimi!

What movies could you watch over and over and still love? my neighbour totoro.

Last person you kissed/kissed you? the cat just licked my nose and eyelids.  does that count?

Were you ever a boy/girl scout? i was, until i failed at selling cookies.

Would you ever strip or pose nude in a magazine? sure, but i don’t know if people would buy it.

When was the last time you wrote a letter to someone on paper? i wrote my uncle bill a wedding invitation  🙂

Can you change the oil on a car? no.

Ever gotten a speeding ticket? i’ve cried my way out of three!

Ran out of gas? no, thank goodness.  i’m very anal about a full tank.

Favorite kind of sandwich? avocado, tomatoes, and bacon on homemade bread.

Best thing to eat for breakfast? coffee, in huge amounts.

What is your usual bedtime? 11:30, usually.

Are you lazy? no.

When you were a kid, what did you dress up as for Halloween? a tiger, sailor moon, queen serenity, sailor venus, a prostitute…

What is your Chinese astrological sign? i am a wood ox.

How many languages can you speak? three.  four if you count latin, i guess.

Do you have any magazine subscriptions? no, it creates too much paper waste.

Which are better legos or lincoln logs? LEGO all the way, my friend.

Are you stubborn? to a fault.

Who is better…Leno or Letterman? i like the daily show…

Ever watch soap operas? yes!  i watch loads of chinese and korean soap operas, if i get the time to sit down in front of the telly.

Afraid of heights? yes.  i shudder thinking about ferris wheels…

Sing in the car? damn right!

Dance in the shower? i don’t dance in the shower, i sing!

Dance in the car? noooo, it’s too distracting.

Ever used a gun? no, but i have shot a crossbow.

Last time you got a portrait taken by a photographer? two years ago  🙂

Do you think musicals are cheesy? i love musicals!

Is Christmas stressful? only because i can’t go to canada to be with family during the holiday.

Ever eat a pierogi? i can even make ’em!

Favorite type of fruit pie? i like my mum’s blueberry pie.

Occupations you wanted to be when you were a kid? translator, ballet dancer, CEO…

Do you believe in ghosts? i not only believe in ghosts, the concept scares me so much that i get gooseflesh just thinking about it.

Ever have a Deja-vu feeling? it happens a lot!

Take a vitamin daily? yep… i take riboflavin and B12 (i have deficiences in both), fish oil, and a calcium softgel.

Wear slippers? currently wearing magenta winnie the pooh slippers!

Wear a bath robe? i would, if i had one.

What do you wear to bed? hello kitty sweatpants and a tank top.

First concert? barenaked ladies in nashville, tennessee.

Wal-Mart, Target or Kmart? target!

Nike or Adidas? i prefer nike.

Cheetos Or Fritos? cheetos.  the spicy ones.

Peanuts or Sunflower seeds? almonds???

Ever hear of the group Tres Bien? nope…

Ever take dance lessons? i took salsa dancing with my mum, in 2004.

Is there a profession you picture your future spouse doing? i have a spouse, and he’ll likely be doing some kind of international business down the road…

Can you curl your tongue? yep!

Ever won a spelling bee? i could, probably!

Have you ever cried because you were so happy? i sometimes laugh until i cry.

Own any record albums? no.

Own a record player? well, if i did, i wouldn’t have anything to play on it.

Regularly burn incense? yes!  i love the rose-scented stuff i can get…

Ever been in love? i AM in love!

Who would you like to see in concert? maybe ken hirai or girls generation.

What was the last concert you saw? SARSfest in toronto, ontario.

Hot tea or cold tea? both!

Tea or coffee? coffee.

Sugar or snickerdoodles? i don’t like sweets much.

Can you swim well? yes, very well.

Can you hold your breath without holding your nose? yep.

Are you patient? i try to be, but usually i’m not.

DJ or band, at a wedding? DJ?  i’m not sure.

Ever won a contest? i won a covergirl contest, and got a denim jacket, a huge goodie-bag of makeup, and a cellphone.

Ever have plastic surgery? i don’t need it!

Which are better black or green olives? green olives… mmmmm

Can you knit or crochet? i can cross-stitch embroider.

Best room for a fireplace? the living room!

Do you want to get married? gosh, i AM married!

If married, how long have you been married? four months  😀

Who was your HS crush? i don’t remember.

Do you cry and throw a fit until you get your own way? no, i usually go silent.

Do you have kids? i will in, say, five years or so.  no rush.

Do you want kids? yes.  i want two.

Whats your favorite color? pink or blue.

Do you miss anyone right now? i miss my mom and my younger brother loads.