Saturday, February 14, 2009

♥ Valentines

This is kind of like the 25 things - except there are pre-decided questions and it's about you and your spouse or significant other, not just you.

♥ What are your middle names?
John Ashley & Betty Jane.

♥ How long have you been together?
almost 23 years...married 21.

♥ How long did you know each other before you started dating?
about a month.

♥ Who asked who out?
John asked me to the homecoming football game & dance.

♥ How old are each of you?
He 39, me 37

♥ Whose siblings do/ did you see the most?
Mine! Always have.

♥ Do you have any children together?
Two beautiful girls.

♥ What about pets?
Reeses, our dog. Ben, our cat.

♥ Which situation is the hardest on you as a couple?
Having an empty nest!!!

♥ Did you go to the same school?
Yes. High School

♥ Are you from the same home town?

♥ Who is the smartest?
When it comes to fixing things John is smarter for sure.....I can spell better. I say we balance each other out with the smarts. Actually, we have teased that our girls sucked it out of us 'cause they are so smart.

♥ Who is the most sensitive?
Oh me for sure!!!

♥ Where do you eat out most as a couple?
If we are too tired to venture out of town we eat at El Canaveral or Colton's. In the big city we eat at Bene Vita or Flying Fish.

♥ Where is the furthest you two have traveled together as a couple?
Tijuana, Mexico

♥ Who has the worst temper?
Probably me!

♥ Who does the cooking?
We both do! We both love to cook!

♥ Who is more social?
We are both pretty social people.

♥Who is the neat Freak?
We both are! We are both a little OCD in this department.

♥ Who is the more stubborn?
We are equally stubborn.

♥ Who hogs the bed?'s the little 7 pound dog who sleeps in the middle who hogs it!

♥ Who wakes up earlier?
Me....I am an early bird and he is a night owl.

♥ Where was your first date?
At the homecoming football game and dance in 1986.

♥ Who has the bigger family?
ME, I have 4 brother's and 4 sister's. He has 1 sister.

♥ Do you get flowers often?
I would say a few times a year!

♥ How do you spend the holidays?
Christmas & Thanksgiving are always at my parents!

♥ Who is more jealous?
I am.

♥ How long did it take to get serious?
after much pressure from john....yes he was pushy....about a month.

♥ Who eats more?
John for sure!!

♥ Who does/ did the laundry?
John does all the laundry Monday-Friday. I do the laundry on the weekend.

♥ Who’s better with the computer?
We both are.

♥ Who drives when you are together?
Always him! It´s a man thing!

So that´s us!

Come on, play along - inquiring minds want to know! ;-) Just copy this post into your own notes & change the answers!


Betty said...

This was so interesting! I´m glad you did it too.
You have 4 brother´s and 4 sister´s!!?? I never knew that. When do you see each other?? That is so great. Where do they all live?

Happy Valentine´s Day!

P.S. Don´t forget to mail me your address!

Sandy Toes said...

How cute! Happy Heart Day! He does the laundry MON-FRI???Wow..what is left on the weekend???smile!
-sandy toe

natalie said...

I got your package! It is SO great! & I was so excited, haha! :) & thank you for the granola... you know me so well :) Love you!

& have a Happy VDay!

April said...

Hey Betty~
Happy Valentine's Day!!! You and your hubby are so cute together! You look like you're still in high school! A man who cooks??? Does it get any better than that...I think NOT!

Enjoy your day!♥

Oh, and you've been tagged by me!

Anonymous said...

"equally stubborn" lol!

happy Valentine's Day!

Joy in the Burbs... said...

My husband thinks he has to drive us everywhere too. :)
Fun to read.


Heather said...

Thanks for sharing! I love learning more about my bloggy friends :)

I cannot believe you are only two years older than me and have an empty nest! While I have this crazy four year old screaming in the background at this very moment.

He's wondering if he can come over and play with your dog...

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Susie said...

What a great meme!

heathersister said...

Cute post.

Wow. 4 brothers and 4 sisters. I have new respect for you pistol packing mama.

Anonymous said...

I'm totally doing this!!!!

Melody said...

Fun stuff!