Lulu has this meme going, so I am aboard.
1. Five names you go by:
Alasdair, Alax, Al (see a trend here?), Stew, Scraps
2. Three things you are wearing right now:
A diamond earring (the butterfly lady rules!)
A thin layer of dried-up chlorinated water
3. Two things you want very badly at the moment:
No more staph nose!
Another cup of coffee
4. Three people who will probably fill this out:
Wellll: The butterfly lady, better than your average idiot, um, I'm with Lulu. TBA.
5. Two things you did last night:
Made lasagna (super awesome, as always, with lots of basil)
Slept the whole night through with no dogs having to go out (three times in five months!).
6. Two things you ate today:
Tunisian stew (beef, honey, almonds, fennel, caraway, cumin, coriander) and rice
Mint chocolate M&Ms
7. Two people you last talked to on the phone:
The owner of Fritzi the dog
8. Two things you are going to do tomorrow:
Weave a scarf
Swim a couple miles
9. Two longest car rides:
Walla Walla, Wash., to Newmarket, N.H. (off to grad school for the lady!) - 1999
Newmarket to Salem, Ore. (all done!) - 2004
10. Two of your favorite beverages:
Espresso - in the mini mug with a Demerara sugar cube and lemon zest
Single-malt Islay Scotch whisky