Without further ado…
A. Age: 24
B. Bed size: Queen for a OHEMA.
C. Chore you dislike: Cleaning the bathroom. But I do it any because I hate dirty bathrooms.
D. Dogs: I wish!
E. Essential start to your day: Breakfast, yoga, cycling, mixtapes. Specifically John Legend X The Roots “The Fire”
F. Favorite color: Lavender and Carolina blue for my sorors!
G. Gold or silver: Ghanaian gold. All the realist gold is from Africa!
H. Height: 5’4.5” But when I have my heels on, 6 feet! This always pops in my head when I say 6 foot.
I. Instruments you play(ed): Saxophone. I thought I was going to be a jazz great. I am still great a jazz….listening to it that is…
J. Job title: U.S. Diplomat in Training. Whoohoo! Well, until then graduate, I am a graduate student for now. But I am also a budding fashion icon and lover of all things fitness.
K. Kids: My shoes and books are my kids.
L. Live: D-town (stand up, well not really) but I also travel between in DC and Chicago quite frequently.
M. Mom’s name: Millie! Ah-millie, She’s a young money millionaire…
N. Nicknames: K$ (thanks to my freshman year college roommate), OHEMA (thanks to my soror), Kathy, Kat… Some older women who couldn’t remember my name called me Carole after asking my name 20 times.
O. Overnight hospital stays: I had a serious infection when I was younger.
P. Pet peeves: People who don’t spell out the whole word when typing, Ghanaians who leave out pronouns out of sentences, people who aren’t racially sensitive, when people sniff their buggers up their nose instead of blowing them out, when I go the gym and people get weights that are too large for them, so instead of putting the weight down gently, they slam it down!
Q. Quote from a movie:
Alan Garner: Do you know if the hotel is pager friendly?
Lisa: What do you mean?
Alan Garner: I’m not getting a sig’ on my beeper.
Lisa: I’m not sure.
Alan Garner: Is there a payphone bank? Buncha payphones? Business.
Lisa: Umm, there’s a phone in your room…
Alan Garner: That’ll work.
Dashiki: My name is Dashiki. That’s Swahili for “doggy-style.” — Don’t Be a Menance to South Centraol While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
R. Righty or lefty: Righty
S. Siblings: Max, Eunice, Irene
T. Time you wake up: Weekdays Between 530am and 630am, Weekends 7 am
U. Underwear: I like granny panties, but sometimes I like cute ones. Meh, judge if you want.
V. Vegetables you don’t like: What?! I seriously love them all! Who doesn’t like veggies?
W. What makes you run late: Double checking my purse. I have to check if I forgot my keys or my ipod! I can’t even live without them!
X. X-rays you’ve had: Teeth, that is all.
Y. Yummy food you make: Err-thang. It might not always be pretty but it is always tasty.
Z. Zoo animal favorites: I hate the thought of zoos. Petting farms? I can get down with ‘em!
Me at a snake petting zoo called “Serpents du Congo” outside of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. I went twice, I loved it that much!
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