My 100th Post!

I can’t believe it! This is my 100th post! I am so excited to participate in this blogging tradition and share 100 things about me! Since my blog is mostly about my organizing obsession this will give you a chance to learn some other wacky facts about me and believe me there are many…lol.

  1. I love traditions
  2. I love to laugh
  3. until I cry
  4. Usually at the most inappropriate times
  5. I love to make others laugh
  6. I’ll do almost anything to make someone laugh
  7. I love the Lord
  8. I’ve watched Regis & Kelly everyday for 15 years
  9. I have hair issues
  10. I wish I didn’t
  11. I have three great kids
  12. I’m a Big Brother fanatic
  13. I prefer showers to baths
  14. with hot hot water
  15. I can fall asleep at the drop of a hat
  16. I don’t deal well with chaos
  17. I’m a control freak
  18. but I try not to be
  19. I’m not competitive at all
  20. except when I’m playing the sport of curling
  21. and then I like to win
  22. I want to be a Professional Organizer
  23. I married my highschool sweetheart
  24. in Hawaii
  25. and haven’t been back since
  26. He still makes me laugh
  27. I adore chocolate
  28. but I use to hate it
  29. I am a leftie
  30. I am the oldest of three
  31. I am blessed to have many best friends
  32. I love them all for different reasons
  33. I hate large crowds
  34. I love to be silly
  35. I love to dance
  36. I love to dance silly
  37. I can’t sing
  38. but I wish I could
  39. I wore braces in highschool
  40. I have cereal every morning for breakfast
  41. I can’t just eat one chip
  42. my favorite kind is Ketchup
  43. I hate green peppers
  44. I don’t travel well
  45. I have blue eyes
  46. so do all my kids
  47. I hate to clean
  48. but I love to organize
  49. I love massages
  50. I’m not crazy about pedicures
  51. I check my email constantly
  52. I’m scared of confrontation
  53. I love to read
  54. I’m addicted to sugar
  55. I sleep very soundly
  56. I hate to cook and bake
  57. because I suck at both
  58. I don’t hold a grudge
  59. or give the silent treatment
  60. I love meeting new people
  61. I worked as a waitress in college
  62. and loved it
  63. I love to have everything planned out
  64. but I wish I could be more spontaneous
  65. I am the most loyal friend you’ll ever have
  66. I want to be on TV and be a superstar
  67. I can’t stand stuck up people
  68. I’m rarely serious
  69. I’ll dance by myself on a dance floor
  70. I like to label most everything
  71. I love to use my crockpot all year round
  72. I say hi to everyone
  73. I’m a germaphobic
  74. I’m not a coffee drinker
  75. I love to play games
  76. I love the game Uno
  77. but I can’t stand Candyland
  78. I wish there were more pictures of me
  79. I can sleep anywhere
  80. I think the Take Home Chef is hot
  81. I love a bargain!
  82. My favorite season is Spring
  83. I’m not a collector of anything
  84. except maybe cooking magazines
  85. and hair products!
  86. I’ve been sucked into blogworld
  87. I manage all my finances on Quicken
  88. I drive what some call a Loser Cruiser
  89. but I love it!
  90. My favorite fragrance is Bodyshop Satsuma
  91. I don’t enjoy gardening
  92. I love to shop
  93. but I hate shopping malls
  94. I’ve never done drugs
  95. I draw hearts and color them in when I talk on the phone
  96. I HATE cats ~ they freak me out!
  97. I love smiley faces
  98. I’ve never broken a bone
  99. or had major surgery
  100. I have a nice bum (LOL…not really but just wanted to see if you were still with me…he he!)

Well there you have it. Now you know more about me than you probably ever wanted to know. It’s hard to think that I’ll ever make it to my 200th post…..I’m sure I’ll run out of things to write about long before then…..but you just never know right?! Now here’s hoping all my “fans” come out of the woodwork to congratulate me on this momentus occassion…come on…please say hi….just this once…wouldn’t it be great to have 100 comments to go with 100 posts…he he….oh I forgot to tell you I’m a dreamer too!

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73 Responses to My 100th Post!

  1. 1
    Jenny says

    That was a great list! With all the walking and how fit you look I bet you do have a great bum!LOL!
    I thought you were a talented singer? I did know you got “mauied?” in Hawaii. I bet that was romantic!
    Thanks for sharing…I might do a 100 things about me list…the sad thing is I’ve done so many of these, I think that most people know it all!!

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    Betty says

    What a great list. Way to go reaching your 100th Post. I say keep aiming for the 200th post. We will keep reading as we learn how to organize from you. You seem like a really great person.

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    Sue says

    Hey Laura, Congrats on your 100th post and getting me hooked. You have a great hubby, from the little I know of him and you have three great happy kids as well. You also have great parents whose house we are really enjoying lol. Way to go again. Keep up the good work girl. Sue H

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    Jaime says

    Congrats on your first 100 posts! I just started reading your blog in the last few weeks– love it! I’m hoping some of your organizing passion will rub off on me. I can definitely use it!

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    ~Velda says

    Cool list! We have 47 things in common (but not the last one LOL) That was fun! Congrats on your 100th post!!

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    Katrina says

    How wonderful to get to know you better! Congratulations on your 100th post!!

    I am slightly jealous that you are one of those people who can fall asleep easily (it takes me, but I guess I’ll let it go since you share my appreciation for chocolate and my lack of appreciation for housework. :)

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    Anonymous says

    What a great list! That was awesome – however I noticed that you never said one thing about what great parents you have and what terrific siblings – maybe that will be on your 200th post!


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    Jenmomof4 says

    Laura, Congrats. I hope that some day I can have 100 posts. I can dream big too!! haha. Love coming to your site. Jennifer

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    Anonymous says

    That was a great list Laura, I feel like I know so much more about you :)

    I check my email constantly too LOL
    I also can’t eat just one chip and I DO love ketchup ones.

    I’m just shocked that you don’t like coffee *GASP* LOL

    Have a great day :)

  10. 10
    warpie says

    Here’s comment #10 :) I like #s 51 and 100 Laura :)

  11. 11
    mom of 2 says

    Congrats on 100!!! That is awesome!!!

    It was so nice to find out more about you…and yes I made it all the way to 100…made me giggle!!

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    Anonymous says

    Oh this is fun! CONGRATULATIONS! I loved hearing all about you! I laughed about the dancing and silly dancing. And you don’t travel well? Does that mean you get carsick or you just hate traveling?

    Thanks for the Candyland reminder. Just before having children, we played it with friends, and boy was it never-ending! Whenever someone almost won, they got sent to a gooey candy swamp! We kept saying we couldn’t imagine little children playing without fighting, and wondered how we did. I’m going to get the game out & teach the boys! :>

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    April says

    Ok wow Laura,
    I loved that. I can’t wait to do mine. We have so much in common. Mostly that I think I might leave my high school sweetheart husband if I ever met the Take Home Chef!!! Congrats. Since I am new to your blog it was nice to get to know you a little better.

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    Susanne says

    Congrats on your 100! LOL to #100. Yes I was still reading and you got me there for a second! Favorite chip is ketchup! Girl we need to have a chat! You don’t like coffee, we need to have another chat! :vD

    You sound like a great person to know in real life!

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    Annie says

    Very good Laura…and you were even honest!!

    And yes folks I’ve even seen her dance by herself on the dance floor!!

  16. 16
    Sue says

    I was here yesterday for the holiday recipes! Just wanted to stop back in and say congratulations on 100 posts.
    You have so many good ideas on your site!

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    Anonymous says

    This I just absolutely loved……all of it. Cant wait for 200…..enjoyed getting to know you a little better,

  18. 18
    Domestic Goddess says

    Wow. Congrats on the big blogging milestone!

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    Jada says

    I enjoyed reading your 100th post! I, too, think the Take Home Chef is hot! :::Swoon:::

    I have 6 more posts until I reach 100!

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    Laughter and Lighthouses! says

    Way to go friend! 100 already?? WOW! And yes folks I can attest to this gal being funny – she is one of my dear friends…………..she has a contagious laugh and actually looks happy all the time(hmmmm, what you up to?) She has one of the most beautiful smiles I know – I feel blessed to know her! Keep blogging —- you wouldn’t want to dissappoint your fans…….would you?

  21. 21
    Anonymous says

    Congrats Sis!! Loved the list

  22. 22
    Gail says

    Good list, nice to read a bit about you! Congrats on your posts.
    And you are almost a 1/4 of the way to getting your comments too!

  23. 23
    sherry says

    YAY! Congrats to you! And thanks for leaving me a comment at my blog!

    Which pasta recipe did you want? The one for the chicken penne pasta? Or the sausage, pepper, and cabbage sauce?

    Happy 100!

    (but how can you hate cats? lol)


  24. 24
    Stephanie says

    Congrats on making it to “100”. I am a lurker, but do enjoy your tips and encouragement.


  25. 25
    Julie Julie Bo Boolie says

    Congratulations on your 100th’s as inspirational as all your other ones!!!

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    Stephanie says

    I, too, am another Stephanie lurker who appreciates your organizing and recipe ideas.

    I must say, I don’t know what Ketchup chips are…are they a kind of potato chip?

    Oh, and let us know how you liked this week’s recipes. I’m curious about the chowder.

    Steph in San Antonio

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    Anonymous says

    Okay,I’ll crawl out of the woodwork and say hi to congratulate you on your 100th post! I somehow came across your blog a couple of weeks ago and love it (I have visited everyday since). I seriously did not think there was another person in this world that liked to purge and organize like I do! :) I totally relate with your blog. Hope you keep it up!!!

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    Tajma says

    Hey Laura
    great list I was totally shocked about the dancing alone thing I never would have guessed it but I guess if people have witnessed this act of craziness then I will beleive it. Talk to ya soon.

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    Lisa S says

    Ok, so it isn’t the 100th comment, but a delurker at any rate. I so enjoy reading your posts and love the (relatively) new look, btw.

    Congratulations on 100 posts! Wowsers!

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    Anonymous says

    Yo Yo BIG Sista! Love your list and your blog in general.
    Too everyone out there I can vouch for my sister, her list is true and acurate – hey I would even say Laura dances like Elaine on Seinfield, but that’s only when she’s dancing seriously.
    Love your anonymous brother…

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    org junkie says

    Honey I get motion sickness pretty bad…no fun at all!
    Akkk….Stephanie you need to email me with your address and I’ll send you some ketchup chips…you haven’t lived until you’ve tried them….soooo good!!! Right Susanne…he he.
    I thank you all for your comments. I really enjoyed them…they so made my day!!!!!! Except of course for the one that says I dance like Elaine…don’t believe it for a second!!!!! He’s just jealous of my moves…lol.

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    Barb says

    Congratulations on 100 posts. I’m sure you’ll reach 200 in no time.

    My husband and I would both tell you that our very favorite event when we watch the Olympics is the curling. And I’m a sucker for cooking magazines, too. Love them.

    This is a great list. It was really fun to read all this about you.

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    The Flip Flop Mamma! says

    OMGosh! We have soooo much in common! Seriously, I’d write it all down, but i’m too lazy to go find a pen!! But, for real, we have like 90% of your list in common!

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    Jennifer says

    Awesome list!! I’m glad to know of your comedic powers as well. Unleash them on us someday. And you really are a Candadian, eh? Ketchup potato chips? Curling? That list was fun to read.

    Since you wish there were more pics of you, you should grace us all with a picture–put the face to the name and the organizing prowess.

  35. 35
    Mrs.T says

    Congratulations, Laura! Keep up the good work! Thanks for hosting Menu Plan Monday — it’s a great help to me.

    God bless,

  36. 36
    Annie says

    Oh and I was going to say that once you meet Dixie Cat you may have to change your mind about cats….well maybe!!

  37. 37
    Judi says

    What a great list!!! We are alike in SO many ways! I love your blog! :)

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    Anonymous says

    Love #79…and you collect containers and smiley face stuff. I miiss you you!

  39. 39
    org junkie says

    Hey Sarah, miss you too! I used to collect smiley stuff for my office at work…now I don’t have an office at work so no more smiley faces…I miss it sometimes.

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    Katherine@Raising Five says

    Congrats on your 100th post! Sheesh, has it been that long already? You are a busy bee! I think you should have put “I deal well with large omnivores invading my back yard.” What poise! Have a great day from a fellow lefty – I’m hoping that if I hang around you long enough, you will open up the side of my brain that controls the organizing function!

  41. 41
    Shalee says

    100 already! Oh what a fun list. And there were many things on the list that I kept saying “Me too!”

    You and Susanne need to move to Kansas , so we can get into all sorts of trouble! (And so you can organize my life… come on, I’ll make it worth your while with all the biscuits and gravy, apple pie and games you could ever want.)

    Hey, it was worth a shot.

  42. 42
    Magi says

    Congratulations on reaching 100. I just did mine this week, too. I have to say how impressed I am that you already have 42 comments. I have six. LOL

  43. 43
    Honey says

    I’m glad I checked through the responses — I was really hoping you did dance like Elaine. SO FUNNY! I have brothers too. They keep me young! :)
    P.S. I saw your Bookworm’s blog and mentioned some of my favorites from when I was her age.

  44. 44
    Kelli in the Mirror says

    A Loser cruiser? Is that a PT cruiser, or something else entirely?

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    org junkie says

    You know I was waiting for someone to ask me what a loser cruiser was…lol…that’s what some call the mini van…I happen to love mine though and wonder how I ever lived without it!

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    Overwhelmed! says

    So this is your 100th post, nice! I had to laugh when I got to the last one that said you have a nice bum. :) My 21 month old calls his bottom a bum. :)

    Thanks for making a point to participate in my Hooray for 100 link exchange! I do appreciate it!

    I hope you get your 100 comments!

  47. 47
    Tirzah says

    This is a really great list, it got me thinking about what I’d put on my own. I just found your blog, today—it inspired me to clean and organize my kids’ room. Thanks!!`

  48. 48
    Anonymous says

    Loved your list – we seem to have a lot in common.

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    chloe says

    great list – I really enjoy your blog! thanks for the big 100!

  50. 50
    Aimee says

    LOL!! I have a nice bum too… glad to see that you can admit to that one. :)

  51. 51
    annie says

    I just finished my 100th. It was fun to read these things about you. We have quite a bit in common.

  52. 52
    Kara says

    WOOHOO! good job reaching 100 :D

  53. 53
    JennaG says

    You just might make it past a hundred comments. I’m a leftie and the oldest of three too!

  54. 54
    Carrie says

    My 100 Things list was too morbid, so I deleted it and instead gave out a link where folks could go get over 100 ebooks for free. I’m either a rebel or a scaredycat, lol.

  55. 55
    jana says

    Congratulations on your 100th post!

  56. 56
    Kim says

    That was a great list! You cracked me up at 100! Congrats on such a great blog. You provide such awesome info for everyone.

  57. 57
    Beth/Mom2TwoVikings says

    Congratulations! I wasn’t paying attention and hadn’t been out in the blogging world long enough to know about this tradition so when I hit 100, I missed it! LOL Now, I’m at 240+ so I guess I’ll wait ’til 300?! *wink* Could I come up with (or would any one CARE) if I listed 300 things! LOL

  58. 58
    Kili @ Live Each Moment says

    HAHAHA. I got stuck at #47 and #48. That cracks me up. My husband tells me the same thing. He’ll catch me organizing and say “I thought you were cleaning…” and I’ll tell him I am. He says I never like to clean, but I like to organize..

    Ok off to read your other 50…

  59. 59
    Kili @ Live Each Moment says

    I also label everything, and I am TOO planned, and not spontaneous enough! I enjoyed reading your 100. It hink I need to do another 100th post on my blog!

    And yes I read all 100, and saw the bum comment!

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    Komal says

    This is a great website.

    I am 7 months pregnant and I want to get my home organized before the baby arrives.
    Since I live in downtown Honolulu, I can only afford a 1-bedroom apartment. But I am determined to keep it organized and set an example that my child could follow.

  61. 61
    Nikki says

    From one fellow organiser to another, congratulations on your 100th post. Just thought I would help you try to reach 100 comments!

  62. 62
    Anonymous says

    Hey congrats on this site I will try to follow in your organization skills ……..Best Wishes


  63. 63
    Anonymous says

    I just found your blog last week, so the 100 list got me caught up fast! Just wanted to help you reach 100 comments……..but could use organization tips for homeschooling 4 kids!!


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    Amparo says

    I was looking for a answer to Polly Pocket…my daughter is getting wrapped up in them…and before it becomes a nightmare i needed an organizing tip. The answer was this site! Way to go on the 100th! I will be here waiting to see the 200th! :)

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    Lynda says

    I loved reading your 100 things! In many ways you sound a lot like me. I’m thinking of taking up blogging so I can do my 100 things about me! Love your site, it’s fun, and fresh and has lots of great ideas. Thanks for taking the time to blog and for sharing yourself with us.

  66. 66
    Jeni says

    Here I was, thinking we could be friends, and then I got to #96.


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    Mrs. F says

    I just posted my 100th post/100 things about me list last week. What a great occasion that was. So congrats (even though this was well over a year ago, LOL)!!!!!

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    Beth says

    Hee hee – these are wonderful! I’m not sure I could ever come up with 100 things about me, guess I should start my list now, huh?

    I’ve had great fun and motivation in my organizing since I found your site. Thanks so much for doin’ what ya do!

  69. 69
    Julie says

    The Take Home Chef is hot! You crack me up. Thanks for sharing all about you!!!

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    Jennifer says

    you might get those 100 comments one day! we can all dream! I love this list, it’s like reading about myself. except I Love Cats! we have three!

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    Georgia says

    Hi! Just leaving a comment because you asked. You are very organized! Your blog puts me to shame. :) A friend mentioned you so I came over to check it out.

    I want to visit BC some day (random fact).

    We were missionaries in Africa and now live in West Texas…
    And I may try to organize my house this summer “with you” before school starts again. :( (sad for school).
    Thanks for blogging!
    (I’ve gotten sucked in too!)

  72. 72
    Teresa says

    Ok, so I may be a couple years late, but I just found your site and I LOVE IT! I’ve been reading it for two days! : ) I really loved your “how many uses” post. That was great. I too, loved the towel idea.

    Now I have one for you. I bought a lazy susan a year or so ago and at the time I had a great idea. Now I have forgotten what that idea was. Do you suppose it was to organize things in my pantry, because the pantry shelves are very deep and the two doors are trifold so they cover 1/2 of the shelves?

    I hope more people stop on by to visit your excellent 100 list and I am sure you will get your 100th post! Keep up the excellent work ~ I really enjoy reading all the awesome ideas.

    Oh, one last thing, I am also a lefty, hate cats, love containers and have them everywhere (empty) so that is why I am here, ready to start filling up all my neat containers! lol : )

  73. 73
    Minnie says

    I love your list too. I’m looking forward to catching up on your blog.


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