@ We had our daughter in our first year of marriage. On some of the points). Singer recently posted … Part 2, Celebrating Your Progress, a Happiness Strategy. publisher:'12345' I love it. My son and I do similar things, but I like the structure of yours better. I’m glad. Oh so glad there isn’t such thing as fashion gods or looks like we’d both be in for a rocky eternity! Good question. And you seem like a funny guy based on how you introduce yourself here. It would sure make life easier. A sort of parting of the curtains, if you will. Once again (you have a knack for doing this) you brought a tear to my eye and a lump to my throat. (tweet me!) Don’t tell my wife!). So glad we relate on so many levels. This much is true, I am determined and passionate (tunnel-visioned?) It’s very encouraging. Looking forward to your next one @A Bisht Yep, that is my cute little princess. 30. I was engaged to be married to another girl before I met my wife. When Hayley at Winging It With Boys tagged me in to do a 20 Things You Didn’t Know About Me post I jumped at the chance and although I started off on a roll I kind of struggled towards the end. I am a black belt in Tae Kwon Do but my wife and my little daughter routinely kick my ass. 12. Paige | Simple Mindfulness recently posted … 30 Days to Bold. I like playing the blues. It’s a freebie on my sidebar and down there at the end of this post in the box. Who else would I be? Breaking the engagement with the other girl had nothing to do with meeting my wife (though it would have made a great story if it had!). I have to agree with you totally on this one, Galen: My family is tremendously lovely and I love them deeply. It was the most important work I was to do in life (totally agree with you on that!). Email. 53. a 10 year old’s retirement plan i suppose. Everyone has little quirks about them that you don’t really KNOW until you get to reallllllly know someone. Truth is, I never thought of it that way, but I am organized in certain ways and compartments of my life. I’ve started writing 5 different books over the last 25 years or so. As a kid, I was afraid of heights, so I forced myself to walk on top walls and climb trees and move onto precarious branches to challenge my fear. I want to read about the real Irene, the one who does crazy and quirky things:), Yeah, you see, I do “safe” things when I’m happy. You’re inspiring me to write this on my blog too – in fact, I’m going to put that on my to-do list . Galen Pearl recently posted … Like Magic, Only Real. Great post. I had long hair in high school (yep, that’s me in the photo). So lonely being the only person in a family with any taste! What you say is true about organization. i know you since years ken but these facts are new for me Subtitle: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Me And Probably Didn’t Need To Know But I’ll Tell You Anyway. 10 Things You Don't Know about Yourself. I suppose these are the easiest yet the hardest thing to do. 1 Share. 14. The old long-haired photos of me crack me up now. -Ben , As a fellow guitar player to another. I have always known that you are a strange guy, as your sister I can appreciate that. Be gentle. Being your dad has been one of my deepest joys. No DIY, no smart thoughts, no … (4) thanks for reminding me that my feet smelled when I was a kid. The truth be told, I’m just starting to jump start my blog again after quite some time of neglect (life can get busy! , @Michele Thanks! 46. xoxo. I look a bit like a drunk jellyfish with a broken tentacle and a headache when I dance. But I can’t hit the right note with my voice if my life depended on it (I’m glad it doesn’t). 10 Things About Me”. If it’s one that you also visit a lot, you can swap things you found there. Everything you need to know on how to build a niche ecommerce store from scratch! You thought I was going to break that sacred vow of silence! My about page – check it out! I sure have fun teaching them (and imparting little life lessons along the way!). I like money, but money doesn’t fuel me. In fact, English was one of my weaker subjects in school, I’ve exercised or lifted weights at least once a week for the last 15 years (excluding holidays), I knew I wanted to go to Stanford and become an electrical engineer since elementary school, I eat super fast. My favorite? That’s my perfect day (though I don’t have to have the movie. But I love the role! Well, let’s just say I wasn’t genetically blessed in that department, Vishnu! We made it back to California by … 45. I am me! 2852 Brittany Wilbanks With every successful blogger, there is a stalking crowd who takes interest in why you are blogging, what’s your goals, interests, and so on. 36. I had to call my wife over and read it to her too! It contained many of our email exchanges and a written narrative of our story from my point of view. @Banji I slipped #16 in there for emergencies. When I joined the debate team I was really good, and then met someone better than me. You are humour to share 25 things about yourselves. I’m not particularly organized. Hey Little Sister! ), so Google has stopped paying much attention to me and my traffic has died way down, but I hope you come by anyway, even if some of the “old faces” don’t show up in the comments very often these days. I particularly enjoyed #1, 14, and 17. Perhaps all men should seriously consider settling all debates with our partner like adults, in the bedroom, naked. If you did sit in my class, you would need to bring a pillow. I actually thought of you (literally) when I made the confession of my unorganized ways! . If you are on Facebook, you’ve probably seen a viral message being passed around in regards to posting 25 random facts about yourself. And then my daughter made it all so easy. I am reasonably tall (just under 6′). Keep up the good work! Lisa recently posted … Focus on Nothing. Maybe this is why I was so good in the Marine Corps, anything to win. Best wishes to you and your beautiful wife and family. I loved being reminded of your smelly feet, though in reality it’s never very far from my mind… they made a BIG impression! , #4: Yeah, admitting to having big, ugly, hairy-toed feet was hardly my life’s high point, but it is true. I tend to put things down wherever I’m standing or sitting when I don’t want to hold the thing in my hand anymore (instead of walking over to the place it belongs and setting it down there) … and then can hardly ever find it the next time I need it because it’s rarely where it’s supposed to be. #2. Such a good idea. . It’s taken me a long time to get to this point where I’m comfortable being myself in what I write. All of my articles will be about myself or thing I like or my opinions. xo. More often than not, they answer them. (Did you know only 15% of the population is a negative blood type?) Now that I have a daughter, I’ve gained a new listener. Editor’s Note: If you are interested in learning how to start your own business, click here to take my FREE 6 day mini course on ecommerce. When she was unmarried, still living at home, she bought a beautiful box for the family (I believe it was at Christmas) with the instructions that we would write what we liked about other members of the family throughout the week. We sent our daughter (on three different trips) to China, Australia, France, Germany, Spain and Switzerland when she was in high school as part of a program called, People to People Student Ambassadors. But hey, we all have our “things.” Now it’s your turn! When I was 4, I lied and told my parents that I was an expert swimmer. Either fresh or home-made. I used to sell candy and wheel and deal video games for extra money in junior high. My wife is 5 ft. even. I knew I wanted to teach, but also wanted to make a difference in student’s lives. Thanks for sharing all these facts about yourself. 2. Julie @ Being Home says. I bet your version would be great. 48. You’re obviously an amazing dad. I decided to make a list of some slightly random things you probably don’t know about me. Anyway, I love that you jumped right in with your goal of being more open with self here. Yep, I love pizza. I’m thrilled that there are so many similarities between us. Did you wear vans without socks like i did? Let’s just say that she’s easy on the eyes (see photo above–not the ugly foot photo!). And I’m honored to walk this path alongside a person such as you. Anyone else agree with #20? Involves a holiday tradition 3.) Also get to know me in 3’s! I’m an introvert at heart. High five, my friend. We can still be friends despite your disdain for reading. I marvel at your honesty (Again. I bet if you gave Sury more time, he would have come up with a list of thousands of qualities he loves about you! God bless her. I’m always surprised … Everything you need to know on how to grow your ecommerce store to 7 or 8 figures! Aw shucks! I have more I may post again sometime in the who-knows-when future. 17. Black. Amazon Alternatives – 14 Sites Like Amazon To Sell Products Online, 335: Does Luck Or Skill Matter More For Business Success With Steve Chou, Paypal Alternatives For Ecommerce Store Owners, 334: How To Market Your Online Store On YouTube With Eric Bandholz, SMS Marketing – The Ultimate Guide For Online Store Owners, 333: How Long Does It Take To Make Money With Your Business With Steve Chou, When I was in elementary school, I had this one buck tooth which grew practically 90 degrees sideways out of my mouth. So, you were kinda born an enterpreneur, weren’t you? …Especially if it… 1.) She’s a mushroom LOVER! Our daughter married early and had my granddaughter half way into her second year of marriage. I love finding out about yours too and all the clever things you did to teach and guide them into the fine people they are today! One time she forgot to plug in her external hard drive and thought all of her files were gone. I walked her through the process and got it working. Becki said “Hero”… you stand as Hero to many. about the things I care about and work hard to pursue them. 10 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Me. Instead of pretending that I find this practice stupid and childish, I think it’s a great way to get to know some of your friends and acquaintances. If you read Rhyme & Reason often, then you’ll know the more general facts below (wedding, Maybelle etc.) 29. I must have about a hundred videos and pictures of her on my phone which I watch every now and then (I really miss her!). Every year it’s the same: I want my family, pizza, and a good movie. 38. Go you! Determine what’s important in and about life and spend as much time as possible doing those things. I tell that joke to my students every year at some point and have gotten a few laughs, but mostly quiet stares. April 10, 2013 at 7:09 am . Let’s just say we draw attention when we walk down the street hand-in-hand. Glad you had fun with it, Galen! 50 Things You Don’t Know About Me (and would do just fine in life never knowing) 1. Level of difficulty can be raised by insisting on number of letters per word. I would never have believed your’re a grandfather. I never dated in high school because I lacked confidence with girls until my college years. #6 – just take that as a sign of love from your dad. My baby is now a married mom. Well, you never know…! You have always climbed uphill with a smile on your face and a hand out to others. We have … Thanks for the compliment on the wedding proposal. I started studying for the SATs in 4th grade yet I still didn’t do as well as I would have liked. When I look in the mirror, it’s me that I see!” ~ from the unpublished children’s book, I Am Me! So I guess you’re right, you are quite forgetful! 25. 3. I dunno if black goes with gray…I think so…See? Hope you enjoyed this little excursion into the Book of Me. jamie flexman recently posted … 7 reasons why you don’t want to quit your job (and how to ignore them), Just checked out your guitar lessons site and watched your videos. Now that you know literally everything about me, time to spill the beans on your embarrassing secrets! but some points … Still, I’ve never been surfing or snowboarding. As a joke, my friends used to give me tin cans to open with my teeth. Ben recently posted … Get a Little Inspiration! Let’s have a contest to prove me right! They don’t smell anymore. Share. Gandhi has been a moral hero of mine since I was about 17 years old. They make your blog very easy to read. I still own a flip phone (proof of #12). I’ll have to give up my man-card. Now I check my closets. Not much of a post directly pointing at happiness, and yet in another sense it actually is. (tweet me! I am not the story. But you can never tell how it touches someone and when or in what way it will. 18. He knew what you needed to say to win, and like I just said, anything to win. What an awesome post, Ken! Of course. Mostly just improvising. I am always looking forward to new posts. David J. Glad we both outgrew that! April 30, 2012. Here’s 32 things you don’t know about me. And all my kids like mushroom too. Next time I’m in a fight, I’ll have a friend casually forward her a link to my 25 things:). How refreshing. You clearly have a lovely family and you clearly love them. My parents are fluent in German, and when they came back to America, they brought with them a love of skiing, adventure, family, cheese and close friendships after their 5-year stint as engineers abroad. OMI - Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Video Edit) 8. 17. Mique says. I know this’ll sound gruesome but I went crazy with laughter visualizing No.30. One day, we all went to the swimming pool and they wanted to see me swim. In junior high school, I won first place in the Chinese school speech contest. It helped so much. Keep writing and enlightening. I’d love to sit in your class (or closet) and experience you teaching. Rob Willis – 25 things you may not know about me. 24. Tell me one quirky thing about yourself in the comments. Future abandons his signature Auto-Tune to get real with Us by sharing 25 things you might now know about him. I was searching something when i stumbled on this page. As a result, a very profitable side business was born during the 9 months she was pregnant and an entrepreneurship blog soon followed. 19. I’m 6’4”. Terry@ eHarmony Questions says: November 15, 2012 at 5:34 am. But who is the “me” behind the words? Ken: 31. Indeed, I am me. Of course, you are just talking about a particular type of disorganized. Unfortunately, the little monster ruined all my toys rendering them worthless. That led indirectly to my current career as a high school teacher. Its so great to know the person behind the blog, as detailed as this Love your way of writing and enjoyed reading each and every single line. Hi Kaylee! The benefit to being tall now is that I can usually see pretty well over a crowd. I always capitalize the word Mom when referring to mine as a sign of the respect I pay motherhood and because my Mom qualifies for so much of it. She always amazes me with how smart and loving she is and never fails to make me laugh. It was actually a lot of fun to write. I’m a rock/metal guitarist at heart but I do delve into a bit of classic blues rock (think Zeppelin, Eagles etc) and classical from time to time.The video on my guitar tuition homepage sums me up , http://www.bournemouthguitarlessons.co.uk So many kids out there will thank us later (even if we never hear it) for helping lay a foundation that will serve them throughout their lives. li.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? My daughter doesn’t either. I don’t know if I could do a post like this! (function() { This is not a personal blog about Ken Wert. There’s so much more to reveal too! The one who finishes first “wins”. I thoroughly loved this post. Much love and hugs and thanks for such an enjoyable read! I have an incurable sweet tooth. You ROCK!! Thought I’d drop back by and let you know you inspired me to write my own 25 fun facts post. 3) Rhythm. Tagged by Tim Cigelske in his post “Hello, world! Hahaha I had a good laugh at the monkey joke myself. And remember those were just 10 things … I do get a little more quirky from the 11th onwards. On a teacher’s salary, we couldn’t afford lots of things and great experiences, so we chose to give her experiences. My mom is technologically illiterate. I enjoyed so much getting to know you better in this way. Always love to see fun posts like this. Now I’m afraid of walls and trees. I was born without three attributes: 1) A sense of fashion and color coordination. I ran 5 marathons. God bless you. My family is very patient. My wife said yes to my marriage proposal so clearly the book idea worked:) @Jared Thanks buddy. I enjoyed it all. 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I figured I would jump start the week with a fun little survey sharing 25 things you don’t know about me. 28. Shopify Blog – Should I Use WordPress For My Shopify Or BigCommerce Blog? I love you, and thank you for always being there for me. And since no one else is in line for that job, it’s me you get behind the words each week here at MeanttobeHappy. , Okay, all this talk of mushrooms has put a bad taste in my mouth. . Hi Ken, Turns out talent is a prerequisite. I did write a similar post some time back, on 10 things that make me happy, so check my archives under “Introduction” category when have 2 minutes to spare. Myself included. And when you say you aspire for perfection, is evident from your writings. If I can share similarities with the famous and fabulous Vidya, then, well, my life is pointed in the right direction, for sure! It was a very welcomed sight when you first graced these pages. OK, husband ruined the joke…just turned to him and asked why the monkey fell out of the tree and he said “because he was stapled to the fish.” Clearly, he has heard the joke. 50. Time to learn more about your pizza affection by clicking on the post above. “I am me! But just as book jackets provide brief biographic sketches of the author, so it’s reasonable that a reader would like to know the nature of the voice mouthing the words here as well. }); Sign up for my eBook, A Walk Through Happiness and get my monthly newsletter for the same low price of FREE! 10 Things You Don’t Know About Me. I wonder, though, if I’d actually come up with fifty things. Happy Monday! Thanks so much for the comment. I don't know when I'll be able to get rid of my favourite pairs, maybe I'll just keep them forever as deco, or maybe I do want a baby girl after all haha. Hope you love it as much as I think I would have! Oh Steve, I thoroughly enjoyed this post! Love it. But at least I’m well balanced and don’t fall down very easily! . I’ve given you these three bonus factoids because I cheated with #s 39, 46 and 47 and wanted to make sure you got your money’s worth. I’ll bet you have a lot of hidden gems in that baseball card collection of yours. I’m a pretty simple guy with pretty simple culinary taste, Kaylee. My favorite time period is the Founding Era. Too kind, Naveen. 44. My daughter lucked out and got an overabundance of my wife’s pretty genes! I started out with a much longer list and then took a scalpel to it and began cutting back. Yep, I’ve known you from almost the very start of my blogging career, Farouk. But don’t tell my guy friends. – and my Instagram are two glimpses into my life but here is a little more inside scoop on me with 25 things you don’t know about me. If I wrote a 50 things about me post, I’d make it easy on me by simply lifting off some of your points, and that thought felt good (even if I would actually not do it, because I’d at least rephrase them you see). @Irene, Calling me weird eh? And thanks so much. … I’m one of those anti-mushroom kind of guys. You probably do not understand yourself as well as you think you do . One year a student hid in my closet for 45 minutes waiting for me to go home. I’m an introvert at heart. How Long Does It Take To Start An Online Business? ), If you’d like to comment on any part of this confessional, I’d love to read it in the comments below! On the flip side, I rarely reveal personal details about myself in a conversation unless explicitly asked. 52. I have turned down jobs with better pay and career advancements because they didn’t fit into my families schedule. Even though I always write my articles from experience, I find that I reveal very little about my actual personality on this blog. So very moving. For me that day is special as it had a big influence in my life. 48 Unconventional Things I’m Grateful for … that I bet are not on your list! As you can see, these things happen to her on a regular basis. Maybe I should try one for my Birthday but then that would reveal my age, now, wouldn’t it? We just write and hope someone connects with the deeper parts of what’s written. If you don't know me well, you might want to watch this video. If you are on Facebook, you’ve probably seen a viral message being passed around in regards to posting 25 random facts about yourself. Another question that is a little odd but can really tell you a lot about the person. You should buy yourself something nice with the money. Without further ado …. :Z. I’m a really nosey and curious person at heart so I often ask personal questions to people that I barely know. 5. var li = document.createElement('script'); li.type = 'text/javascript'; li.async = true; I’m with my girlfriends. 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