1. My favorit meal would consist of lobster and artichokes with fresh hot bread and real butter.

2. I enjoy going to our local Rennassiance Festival.  My favorite part is watching children dance the Maypole dance with the fairies...

3. I am Catholic.

4. I love my home and my yard and it is my favorite place to be.

5. Most of my family live in Italy and Sicily and speak no English and I speak no Italian.  Yet we are getting to know each other through facebook and Google translate.

6. I have a tumor on my brain, most likely benign, but will be getting a hole drilled in my skull for a biopsy next month just to be sure.  I am feeling amazingly calm about all of this, and have named my tumor Bob.

7. My living room and kitchen are decorated in a deep red and a bright yellow...and the kitchen is decorated like a Sicilian peasant kitchen I once saw in a movie...

8. I love herbology and read as much as I can as well as like to forage and dry different plants for cooking and medicinal purposes...I am a beginner and there is so much to learn..

9. When I was born my mother named me Anna Maria but my father filled out the birth certificate to read Mary Anna.

10. My dad, mom, and youngest brother died within months of each other, and I also had 2 miscarriages in that time period....This has profoundly changed me. 

11. I once had an inner locution and the voice of God said, "Trust me".

12.  I have a brother who is half-Japanese, I'm half Italian (Siciilian), and I have 3 nieces who are half Filipino... My paternal Grandmother was Half Native American....

13. I like to sing children's songs and folk songs in the car while driving.

14. On the windowsill of my kitchen I have a statue of a very pregnant Mary. It was made by an artist in a communist country and smuggled into the United States for sale.  I bought it at a monastary gift store.

15. I love hanging out with my kids and my grandson...they are a lot of fun.

16. Pets have a tendency to adopt me.

17. I met my husband while standing guard duty while in the Air Force when I was 18 and he was 20.

18. I once participated in a drum circle and it was one of the best times I have ever had.

19. I have an autoimmune disorder that went undiagnosed for 19 years.

20. In the past, I homeschooled my children.  Next year I will be homeschooling my youngest child after a 3 year break from homeschooling,

21. I loved being pregnant. It was so amazing to feel my children move inside of me, and I somehow felt more "alive".

22. I believe that it is very important to live simply. 

23. I love going to the movie theater by myself.

24. I like spending a lot of time alone, and do not get lonely often.

25.  The invisible world is just as "real" to me as this world and I live in both, if that makes sense.

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