Barbie Roper.. I have heard every joke there is about my name! I am a Barbara but no one ever calls me that! I grew up in Oregon and went to college at Whitworth University in Spokane, WA. I have a BA in psychology and a MA in Elem Ed. I went back to school to be a teacher after working with kids with behavior issues. My husband hates taking pictures hence none of him on here but my other love Kaden loves it! I have taught kindergarten at the same school for the last 10 years! It is great place to work! We have one dog coco and two cats!
Kaden and I in the car waiting until his practice started!
Turned out to be a cute picture!
Our sweet doggy Coco! Giving a bath to K?? ewww!
At the Braves Game! He loved watching BIG baseball!
Our snowman... with his junk in the trunk! Ha!
Now for the Q & A
Q: What would you be doing if you weren’t a teacher?
A: I don't know! Crafty stuff....
Q: What are your hobbies?
A: Reading, reading and reading! I love to read, create stuff and play with Kaden..and some retail therapy once in awhile! Playing on the computer!
Q: When you were little, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A: I wanted to be like my dad a psychologist! or a rock star! Ha!
Q: What are your guilty pleasures?
A: CHOCOLATE! I love it.. brownies, chocolate chip cookies or Lindor Chocolates okay any will do! I also love Starbucks Coffee!
Q: What is your biggest fear?!
A: Spiders... yucky! My dog is terrified of fans and obsessively looks at them during the day!
Q: When you’re on vacation, where do you like to go?
A: Tropical... I love the beach, ocean and sand! I really love Hawaii because my husband and I meet there!
Q: What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
A: Laugh! It really is the best medicine!
Q: What do you value most in others?
A: Honesty, Sense of Humor..
Q: If you could choose one of your personality traits to pass down to your kids, what would it be?
A: Being able to laugh at anything... even when it isn't suppose to be funny!
Q: If you could have lunch with anyone in the world….living or dead…who would it be?
A: My friends... I don't see them that much living in NC and they are in OR or WA! I would also love spending time with my mom! Just don't see her enough!
Now tell us one random thing about yourself:
I have lived in California, Oregon and Washington!
I met my husband in a bar in Hawaii while I was on vacation! (in
P.S I do not fish but the blog with fishing is my brothers! He takes the most beautiful pictures of his fly fishing and catches!