The Lord will fulfill His purpose for me; Your love, O Lord, endures forever ~ do not abandon the works of Your hands. Psalms 138:8



I've been tagged...

A long-time friend's daughter, Theresa, living in Montreal tagged me....so here are my responses

What was a doing 10 years ago?
1. Attending my daughter's graduation from high school
2. Just beginning to establish Cranberry Creek
3. Being a youth sponsor at church
4. Enjoying as I watched my kids find their own way in the world

What are five (non-work) things on my to-do list for tomorrow?
1. Attend a breakfast for Mercy Ministries Canada
2. Clean out my office
3. Paint my coffee tables in the family room
4. Clean out the freezer and make some meals with what I find
5. Go downtown at night to see a friend's son at the band on the run contest

Five snacks I enjoy:
1. Melted butter with salted popcorn on top
2. Anything chocolate
3. Grande decaf, breve, sugarfree vanilla, extra hot latte (I'm not high maintenance!?)
4. Fresh baked cookies
5. Icy cold raspberries or strawberries...okay with ice cream

Things I would do if I were a billionaire:
1. Treat my kids/grandkids to a family vacation
2. Share the wealth with our kids
3. Find real needs and meet them
4. Travel the world
5. Have fresh flowers in the house everyday
6. Have a personal massage therapist (preferrable named Thor or Fabian)

Places I’ve lived:
1. 2446 West 13th Ave, Vancouver ( born there/lived for 13 years- good-for-nothing memory)
2. Richmond
3. Burnaby
4. Victoria
5. North Delta
6. Surrey

Jobs I’ve had:
1. Receptionist at Eagle Ford in Burnaby
2. Clerk at Al Mitchell Toyota in New Westminster
3. Office receptionist/clerk at Workmen's Compensation Board (yes-that long ago)
4. Worked at WCB in Victoria, too
5. Sold Avon
6. Cleaned houses
7. Planned and prepared full luncheons and banquets at a senior citizen's rec center
8. Had a part-time catering business with friends
9. Worked as a salesperson for a drapery/blind company
10. Established an interior design company - Josh Designer Group
11. Established Cranberry Creek Baking Co Inc
12. First love and foremost job - wife and mother

4 comments:

jamiedelaine said...

that's a lot of jobs, joanne! :)

carolee said...

What year(s) were you at the Vancouver WCB?

Joanne said...

Shortly after we were married around 1973...worked with the safety inspectors

carolee said...

In the building on 37th Ave? Who knew you were just a block away from my house?!