A: Attached or single – Married to a boy from Skye I met at school!
B: Best friend – Can I say my husband?! Actually I’m lucky to have best friends from my school days and later life too.
C: Cake or pie – It has to be cake, of the rich chocolate variety.
D: Day of choice – Saturdays. I love Saturdays – lazy fun, no expectations and usually a spontaneous expedition materialises.
E: Essential item – Like Melissa, it too is my iPhone. Couldn’t live without it – for photos, instagram, twitter, pinterest, phone calls texting, Kindle, entertaining the little one in emergencies…
F: Favorite color – Hazy sunset colours.
G: Gummy bears or worms – Yuck. Never was into winegums of any description.
H: Hometown – Um, although I didn’t arrive there until I was 13, it has to be Edinburgh. (Translate: no obvious answer to that one!)
I: Favorite indulgence – Alpen muesli. Don’t ask. Hangover from my pregnancy.
J: January or July – July! My sunny birthday month. 🙂
K: Kids – Guilty of stealing more of Melissa’s words here – one miracle child!
L: Life isn’t complete without… – Hopes and dreams.
M: Marriage date – 24th August 2012
N: Number of handbags – In constant flux.
O: Oranges or apples – Oranges with salami, apple with brie.
P: Phobias – Overhead lights and closed doors. Is that weird??
Q: Quotes – “One of the secrets of life is continuous small treats.” Iris Murdoch.
R: Reason to smile – My son Gus and cat Hodge both fast asleep on top of me.
S: Season of choice – Springtime when all the wildflowers are blooming.
T: Tag 5 people – Joanna, Maria, Toni Caroline, Vaida, Maddie.
U: Unknown fact about me – I’ve read a lot of sci-fi.
V: Vegetable – Anything steamed plus butter.
W: Worst habit – Immediately turning off overhead lights and opening closed doors on entering a room. 😉
X: X-ray or ultrasound – Neither, ideally. Although seeing the curve of Gus’s spine via ultrasound was one of the most amazing moments when I was pregnant.
Y: Your favorite food – Italian, of course!
Z: Zodiac sign – Cancer (married to a Taurus, mother to a Gemini!).