I've Been Tagged

Last night, I was tagged by Alex of Geek on the Brink. Here are my answers to the tag questions and the bloggers that I'm going to tag.

4 Things in My Handbag
  • Chapstick (always!)
  • Cell Phone
  • Inhaler
  • Wallet (and that's it--I travel lightly)
4 Things In/On My Desk

  • A stack of uncorrected papers
  • A picture of my husband and I on our wedding day
  • A Buddha jar which holds sharpened pencils for all
  • A candy jar for anyone who needs a little sugar uplift
4 Favorite Things in My Bedroom
  • My new turquoise quilt
  • A bedside table filled with books
  • Earplugs (light sleeper)
  • My dog's favorite spot--His little bed
4 Things I've Always Wanted to Do  (But Haven't Yet)
  • Travel abroad
  • Visit every state in the US (I've been to 38...12 left to go!)
  • Learn to speak Spanish
  • Write a book (YA, of course!)
4 Things I Enjoy Very Much At the Moment
  • My new Keen shoes
  • My stack of new books ordered for my classroom shelves
  • Gelato
  • My new students
4 Songs I Can't Get Out of My Head
  • "Africa" by Toto
  • "Fly Above" by Kandi (This has more to do with the impending season of The Real Housewives of Atlanta than anything)
  • "Dynamite" by Taio Cruz (a little too catchy...)
  • "Mushaboom" by Feist
4 Things You Don't Know About Me
  • I have been to hundreds of concerts/ shows
  • I collect salt and pepper shakers and Pez dispensers
  • I love Zumba
  • I got a new pair of glasses for the first time in 10 years. They'll be here next week. I'm going to look very smart soon.
4 Bloggers I'm tagging (I made up categories but you don't have to)