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100 FACTS ABOUT ME

100 FACTS ABOUT ME

I've always been the kind of person who doesn't reveal much about oneself {though I have nothing to hide}, it's just how I am. I don't mean to be, I just am. Sooo, I'm going to share 100 facts - yes, 100 - about myself, since I know that I personally love to read these kind of posts. I'm excited for you to get to know me a little better!

1. I LOVE hockey. This isn't by any means a secret, but you should know.
2. I played softball for 12 years. 
3. I hate cheese and refuse to eat anything with cheese in/on/around it {unless I don't know, so don't tell me}. Poutine is an exception.
4. I'm an Aries {April 12th}.
5. I have 2 younger sisters named Hayden and Marin, then my younger brother is named Brennan.
6. I'm obsessed with government and crime shows. Homeland is my favorite!
7. If I see someone wearing an outfit in public that I like, chances are, I'll take a picture of that person's look and later will try and recreate it myself. Totally not creepy.
8. I could put BBQ sauce on everything. 
9. Same with maple syrup.
10. I love the rain and thunderstorms - that is, until I have to go out in it. 
11. I don't really like to eat chocolate unless it's white chocolate.
12. I have a very good memory. Most of the time.
13. My favorite kind of music is either rap or 80s pop.
14. I like my left hand better than my right. Not sure why.
15. After playing softball for 12 years, I can naturally bat left-handed and right-handed with no differences.
16. When I was 14, I dip-dyed my hair red with Kool Aid. It stayed in for 7 months.... Lol.
17. My lock screen is currently a photo of Drake and The Weeknd at the OVO Fest in Toronto, then my home screen is a picture of Snoop Dogg with Brent Burns and Joe Pavelski at the NHL All Star Game in January 2017. 
18. I auditioned to be a "Toys R Us Kid" when I was very young. 
19. I love to read anything by Harlan Coben.
20. I hate taking naps.
21. I'm in a sorority! I'll reveal which one it is post-recruitment if you don't already know. :)
22. Step Brothers is my favorite movie and I quote it daily.
23. I live for Super Man ice cream.
24. I know every single lyric to every song by Prince.
25. I'd like to pursue my career in both Toronto, Ontario and New York City.
26. I'd also like to live in Stockholm, Sweden one day. Maybe sooner than later.
27. I want to retire in Paris.
28. One day soon I'd like to incorporate a YouTube channel for my blog but I don't think I'm interesting enough. And I talk too fast.
29. I don't like driving. I'm a much better passenger.
30. I have 4 ear piercings in my left ear and 3 in my right.
31. My favorite store {that I own nothing from} is Allsaints.
32. I want to travel to Paris completely by myself for 5 days. 
33. If I ever get a tattoo, it'll be a small puzzle piece for my brother, who has autism, or the word "go" as a constant reminder to not hold back on anything. They would both be on one of my fingers on my right hand.
34. I will move somewhere that has weather that feels like fall all year tomorrow. Know any places?
35. I love, love, love airplanes and airports. My favorite feeling in the world is stepping onto a plane.
36. I took Spanish for 11 years and cannot speak the language fluently.
37. I walk very fast.
38. I hate the sound of fingernails on an iPhone screen, so my nails are always short.
39. I'm allergic to espresso. Chai tea it is.
40. I'm also allergic to blackberries. That's it.
41. I always have a deck of cards on me because you never know.
42. Love menswear.
43. I love to read about serial killers and would love to talk to one someday and pick their brain. 
44. My first concert was Maroon 5 when I was 10 or 11.
45. I know what I said about fall weather in #34, but I would move back to Texas in a heart beat.
46. I obsessively check an app on my phone called Flight Aware whenever I see a plane. It's a GPS that tells you where the plane is from, where it's going, and how long it's been in the air. I love it.
47. Shoes are my kryptonite. So are handbags. 
48. I love luggage and I can't wait to buy my next suitcase. This is the one.
49. I seriously overpack every time I travel and I can't help it.
50. I'm a morning person. 
51. I love boating.
52. Cults fascinate me.
53. My fear of spiders is ridiculous. 
54. I love people who are spontaneous and like to go to new places.
55. I hate Microsoft Excel with a passion but it seems to be in the requirements of every internship I look at.
56. My YouTube recommendations are a bunch of videos about life and things like that. I didn't even realize that I watched that many YouTube videos.
57. I love to golf. I use right-handed clubs but I golf left-handed. 
58. I also hold a hockey stick left-handed.
59. When I was 7, my teacher forced me to use my right hand to write because I would switch on and off between my left and right.
60. When I woke up from my knee surgery in 10th grade, I couldn't feel the tip of my tongue for a week. 
61. I have a very vivid imagination, so my dreams are always crazy.
62. I'm a photo hoarder. My camera roll is a mess.
63. I wish I had a Polaroid.
64. I think I'm going to buy a Polaroid.
65. I'm prone to blisters, so new shoes are a blessing and a curse.
66. I believe in soulmates.
67. My parents are my favorite people.
68. I like going to the movies and not bringing any snacks.
69. If I could live anywhere else in the US, it would be NYC or Washington, D.C. 
70. I want to own a house in the Hampton's one day.
71. My dream car is a blacked out Bentley Continental GT. 
72. I cannot parallel park to save my life. I have zero perception.
73. I was once almost impaled with a samurai sword when the blade flew out of the holder while playing real life Fruit Ninja. We ended up using a machete to play.
74. I'm missing 5 teeth according to my orthodontist and dentist. 4 of them are my wisdom teeth and I have no idea where the other one goes?
75. I kind of wish I had gone to school to be a cosmetic dentist. I'm glad I didn't as I typed out that sentence.
76. I hate chemistry. It makes no sense to me.
77. My favorite designer is Saint Laurent.
78. My least favorite designer is Balmain.
79. I prefer low-key brands to bigger brands {not luxury labels}.
80. If I ever had a clothing line, it would be called ___ The Label. I don't know what it would be called yet. Or maybe just my name. I don't know.
81. My favorite teacher to date was my 10th grade English teacher. When I make it to where I want to be one day, she'll be the first I thank.
82. My first and only ticket was for speeding at the airport.
83. I used to play the violin and I hated every minute of it.
84. I really enjoy typing.
85. I'm obsessed with writing my name.
86. I spent so much time and money on One Direction and I'll be front row if {when} they come back. 
87. I have glasses but never wear them unless I'm in class so I squint a lot.
88. My favorite number! :)
89. I love jewelry but rarely switch up what I wear daily.
90. My first term of college, I got addicted to chai teas because I had about 3-4 a day, so when I came back home for break, I went through minor caffeine withdrawals.
91. I could eat spaghetti and sushi every single day.
92. I love to explore abandoned buildings, and thankfully, Detroit has a lot.
93. Speaking of Detroit, this city is on a comeback and I couldn't be happier.
94. I cried at like, every episode of Grey's Anatomy
95. I can't believe I thought of 95 facts about myself. This is what I'm going to show employers when they say "tell me about yourself".
96. I get exactly 8 hours of sleep to the minute almost every night thanks to my internal clock.
97. Taking a calligraphy class is the next activity I want to do.
98. This is the year I was born, 1998.
99. I have names picked out for my future daughters because I want 2 girls. Now that I said that I'll probably have boys.
100. My name was confirmed for my mom for a girl because of the movie Ferris Bueller's Day Off.

And here are the 100 facts about me! Thanks for reading, and I hope this gave you a little more insight of who I am as a person!

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