Personal Statistics

I had the opportunity to speak at my church yesterday. Before I shared my message, however, I was asked to introduce myself. And so I shared some personal “statistics”. Just a few. But they were so fun to think of that after church I sat down and jotted down a bunch more.

I…
Am 1 of 9 children…7 girls
Elizabeth
ME
Rebekah
Jonathan
Matthew
Michelle
Sarah
Christina
Stephanie

Have 5 favorite colors
Blue
Green
Yellow
Purple
Gold

3 favorite foods
Blueberries
Mushrooms
Chocolate

Have 0 children

Broken 4 bones
Nose
Ribs x2
Toe

Gotten 2 bee stings

Had 3 concussions
Soccer ball to the head
Falling on a skate half pipe
Tripping over a bike rack

Had 7 surgeries
Umbilical hernia
Knees x2
Appendectomy… appendix removal
Cholecystectomy…gal bladder removal
Tonsillectomy… tonsils removal
Wisdom teeth

Owned 1 animal
Fish

Have 1 chronic disease
Celiac Disease

Played 2 high school sports
Volleyball
Soccer

Speak 1 ½ languages
English
½ Spanish

Had 9 jobs/internships
Babysitter
Brighton Girls Camp Counselor
Cashier at the BYU Museum of Art Store
Vocal instructor
Public Health Counselor
Homeless shelter caseworker
Child therapist
Nanny
State Social Worker

Have 2 degrees
BS, Public Health
MS, Social Work

Been in 4 musicals
This Is The Place, 1997…at least I think it was in 1997?
Meet Me In St. Louis, 1998
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, 2008
Footloose, 2012

Lived in 3 states
New York
Utah
Massachusetts

Have stood on 5 continents
N America
S America
Europe
Asia
Africa

Seen 5 of the 7 Wonders of the World
Petra
Taj Mahal
Machu Picchu
Coliseum
Chitzen Izta

Been to 15 countries
United States
Indonesia
Singapore
Mexico
Ethiopia
Italy
Ecuador
Peru
Dominican Republic
Mongolia
Korea
India
Egypt
Jordan
Israel

Been to/through 25-ish of the 50 United States
Alaska
California
Nevada
Idaho
Montana
Wyoming
Utah
Arizona
California
Nebraska
South Dakota
Iowa
Missouri
Ohio
New York
Massachusetts
Minnesota
Illinois
Indiana
Pennsylvania
Florida
Hawaii
New Jersey
Maryland
Virginia

Ridden 5 animals
Horse
Camel
Donkey
Yak
Elephant

Attended 13-ish midnight movie releases
Lord of the Rings x3
Harry Potter x5
Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, Witch, and the Wardrobe
High School Musical #3
Hunger Games
Twilight Saga x2

Play/ed 3 instruments
Piano
Clarinet… a long, long time ago
Voice

Been in 1 pageant
The Hill Cumorah Pageant

Walked in 1 parade
Utah’s Days of 47 parade… as a pioneer

Been stranded on 1 island
Flores, Indonesia

Been to 11 LDS temples
SLC, UT
Bountiful, UT
Draper, UT
Oquirrh, UT
Manti, UT
Timpanogos, UT
Palmyra, NY
Manhattan, NY
Nauvoo, IL
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Have 33-ish cousins

Have 7 ¾ nephews/nieces

Attended 1 Olympics
SLC, 2002

And I have seen way too many live Musicals
Tarzan
Wicked
Scarlet Pimpernel
Zorro
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Grease
Peter Pan
Oliver
In the Heights
Phantom of the Opera
Beauty and the Beast
Guys and Dolls
Les Miserables
The Lion King
Mama Mia
West Side Story
The King and I
High School Musical
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Hello Dolly
No No Nannette
Into the Woods
Footloose
Mary Poppins
Sister Act
The Wizard of Oz
Camelot
Little Shop of Horror
Children of Eden
1776
Damn Yankees
Brigadoon
Fiddler on the Roof
Godspell
Pirates of Penzance
My Fair Lady
South Pacific
Savior of the World
A Christmas Carol
Aida



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