What did you do last night?
I WAS SICK IN BED WITH A TERRIBLE HEAD COLD..BUT GETTING BETTER BY THE MINUTE.
What do you usually eat for breakfast?
1 POACHED EGG AND A PIECE OF SOURDOUGH TOAST...SOMETIMES IT'S LEFT OVER PIZZA ...LOL
How many hours a night do you sleep?
ABOUT 5 AT THE MOST..NOT MANY..I DON'T NEED A LOT.
What is your favorite hour of the day/night and why is it your favorite?
4P.M. ...IT'S HAPPY HOUR SOMEWHERE!!!
Where do you live now?
IN BAKERSFIELD..MOVED TO VENTURA AND PISMO FOR A BIT BUT EVENTUALLY CAME BACK HERE FOR WORK..I PLAN TO GO BACK.
Why did you move there?
I LIVED WITH SOMEONE AND THE SURFING IN VENTURA WAS AWESOME !!!
Do you like living there? Explain
YES, I PLAN TO GO BACK ...MAYBE NEXT SUMMER.
What did you do in the years right after high school?
BECAME A MOMMY AND A WIFE.
Tell us about your family? Kids? Spouses? Lovers? Partners? Divorces?
I WAS MARRIED AND HAD FOUR KIDS BY THE TIME I WAS 22...I HAVE A 19 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER , MIRANDA,WORKS AS A BANK TELLER FOR WELLS FARGO, THAT IS MARRIED TO A SPECIAL FORCES SEARGANT IN THE ARMY..THEY HAVE A 7 1/2 MONTH OLD DAUGHTER MADDISON.. SHE LIVES HERE WHILE HE IS ON DEPLOYMENT TO AFGHANISTAN , I HAVE 17 YEAR OLD TWIN SONS, AARON AND ADAM THAT ARE JUNIORS AT NORTH HIGH.AND MY YOUNGEST DAUGHTER MICAELA DROWNED WITH HER FATHER IN THE KERN RIVER ON THE 4TH OF JULY IN 1998, SHE WAS 7 YEARS OLD THEN, WOULD BE 16 THIS YEAR......STAY AWAY FROM THE RIVER !!! I WAS MARRIED AND DIVORCED SINCE THEN...BUT I DON'T GIVE UP...I HAVE RAISED THEM ALONE AND DONE A PRETTY GOOD JOB...LOL
Do you have a job outside of your home?
I WORK AS EXTRA HELP FOR THE COUNTY FOR THE WASTE MANAGEMENT DEPT (THE DUMP)..AND AM WAITING FOR RESULTS FROM THE TEST FOR THE COUNTY ROADS DEPT.
Do you like your job?
I LOVE IT !!! IT IS AN OUTSIDE JOB, I'M NOT MUCH ON PANTYHOSE AND DRESSES SO IT WORKS FOR ME..I WAS A BANK TELLER FOR RABOBANK... AND I LIKE THIS BETTER
Is it the job you thought you would have when you were back in High School and you contemplated the future?
NO, I THOUGHT I WOULD BE A HAIRDRESSER, BUT THEN AGAIN SO DID MY DAUGHTER..FUNNY HOW THOSE THINGS WORK.
If you could have any job in the world what would it be?
TRAVELING ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD.
What was your happiest day last year?
BECOMING A GRANDMA.
What is your biggest regret from the last 20 years?
NOT GOING TO COLLEGE TO MAKE A BETTER LIFE FOR MY KIDS.
Do you miss high school? What things do you miss about it?
I MISS NOT BEING RESPONSIBLE FOR ANYONE BUT ME..NOT HAVING TO PAY BILLS.
What is one of your favorite memories from high school?
DITCHING SCHOOL WITH PAM MC COY AND GOING UP THE CANYON ON HER TRAIL BIKE AND RUNNING OUT OF GAS AND HAVING TO ASK FOR A RIDE HOME SO WE WOULDNT BE LATE FOR CLASS...IT WAS CLASSIC...I THINK ABOUT IT EVERY TIME I GO INTO THE CANYON...
What is one of your worst memories from high school?
HAVING SOMEONE COME UP BEHIND ME AND GRAB MY HAIR AND SLAM ME INTO THE LOCKERS..IT ALMOST KNOCKED ME OUT..THEY WERE LAUGHING..I NEVER SAW WHO DID IT..
Who were your best friends in high school?
PAM MC COY, ROBERT CARBONE (MY BOYFRIEND) , AND ROBERT MILLER
Have you kept in touch with them?
I SAW ROBERT AND PAM YEARS AGO, AND ROBERT A LONG TIME AGO..HE WAS THERE WHEN I REALLY NEEDED HIM..EVEN THOUGH I WRECKED HIS HUGE FREAKIN CAR INTO A CEMENT LIGHT POST AT BURGER KING AND I GOT OUT AND RAN BECAUSE I THOUGHT HE WOULD GET MAD (HE JUST LAUGHED).
How is your life different than the life you thought you would have after high school?
I THOUGHT I WOULD GET MARRIED AND MOVE AWAY..THINGS CHANGE WHEN YOU ARE OLDER..ITS CHEAPER TO STAY HERE IN BAKO...
Who was your favorite teacher?
MR. LAPP, THE CHOIR TEACHER
What was the biggest life lesson you learned in high school?
THAT YOU SHOULDNT HATE THE SPOILED PEOPLE BECAUSE THEY ALL TURN OUT NORMAL WHEN THEY GROW UP...MOST OF THEM....LOL
Who was your favorite pop music band in high school?
MADONNA AND FOREIGNER (I KNOW THEY AREN'T POP)
Why do you want to attend a high school reunion?
I AM LOOKING FORWARD TO IT.
Why do you NOT want to attend a high school reunion?
NO REASON NOT TO...
Are you nervous about attending your high school reunion? Explain.
NO, I'M LOOKING FORWARD TO IT...GETTING TO SEE EVERY ONE AGAIN....
Do you like answering these questions?
ITS OK..BRINGS UP MEMORIES...SOME BAD SOME GOOD..
Do you have any tattoos? What are they?
YES, A TRIBAL SUNSET ON MY LOWER BACK
What is your favorite food?
Are your parents still alive? How are they doing?
THEY ARE ALIVE AND GETTING DIVORCED...ITS A GOOD THING ...TRUST ME...
Are you happy with the way you look these days? Please explain.
YES, VERY HAPPY WITH MY LOOKS!!!
If you won the lottery what would you do with the money?
HELP OUT ALL MY FRIENDS, PAY BACK EVERYONE FROM THE PAST, AND MOVE OUT OF TOWN ...MAYBE COASTAL OR THE MOUNTAINS.
Are you religious? Spiritual? Agnostic? Is there a God?
SPIRITUAL..I BELIEVE IN GOD
What do you watch on TV?
I DON'T WATCH MUCH, BUT I WOULD SAY FOOD NETWORK, I LOVE TO COOK !!! OR CSI OR ANY DETECTIVE SHOWS...I LOVE 'EM...
What are your all-time favorite movies?
PRETTY WOMAN, DIRTY DANCING, LITTLE MERMAID
In what ways have you changed the most from high school?
I'M NOT SHY ANYMORE...AND I DON'T LET PEOPLE PUSH ME AROUND...
In what ways are you the same from high school?
I'M STILL THE SAME FUNNY AND CRAZY PERSON....PEOPLE JUST NEVER TOOK THE TIME TO SEE IT....TOO BAD FOR THEM...
Tell us about three of your happiest experiences since leaving high school.
THE BIRTH OF MY 4 KIDS. MY GETTING BACK ON MY FEET AFTER MY DAUGHTERS DEATH. MY GRANDDAUGHTERS BIRTH.
What do you like most about yourself?
I AM SELF CONFIDENT, FUNNY, HAVE A GREAT SENSE OF HUMOR, AND I LOVE TO LAUGH...AND ABOVE ALL ELSE..I'M A GOOD MOM.
What would you most like to change?
I WOULD LIKE TO HAVE A BETTER JOB THAT AFFORDS ME TO SPOIL MY KIDS MORE...
Do you talk on your cellphone while driving?
YES, BUT I TRY TO PULL OVER WHEN I CAN.
Tell us something that very few people know about you.
I'M AMBIDEXTROUS, AND I ALPHEBETIZE MY SPICES.
What would you like to happen at the reunion? What would leave you satisfied? What do you NOT want to happen at the reunion?
I WANT TO GET IN TOUCH WITH FRIENDS THAT I'VE MISSED, I DON'T WANT DRAMA, AND I WOULD BE SATISFIED IF I LEFT WITH A SMILE AND PHONE NUMBERS OF FRIENDS...
Did you enjoy answering these questions?
THEY WEREN'T TOO BAD...
Tell us something interesting about yourself that wasn't covered in the above questions.
UMMM, I'M PRETTY MUCH INTERESTING ALL THE TIME, YOU JUST NEED TO TAKE THE TO FIND THAT OUT FOR YOURSELF....