40 RANDOM FACTS ABOUT ME

I did this a year ago and now I’m doing 40facts to add to it. I hope you find this at least mildly entertaining.

  1. I am the eldest of four children; I have two younger sisters and one younger brother.
  2. I have a pet dog called Rolfie. He is 8 months old and I’ve had him since he was 2 months old. He hates dog food and strangers. (He is smelling me while I write this.)
  3. I’m not a party person. I’d literally prefer to stay at home than go out, most of the time.
  4. I love make -up, especially eye make-up. *link to post on make-up*
  5. I’ve been blogging for over two years.
  6. I can’t ride a bike.
  7. My first published piece was a poem I wrote when I was 12.
  8. I’ve worked in the government.
  9. Both my parents are lawyers, ministers and authors. My mum is also a councillor in our local council.
  10. I love animated movies.
  11. I love cooking, but I can get extremely cranky if people bother me whilst I’m in my cooking zone.
  12. I’ve been singing in my church choir since I was 9/10
  13. My favourite colour is purple.
  14. RomComs are the best.
  15. I can be quite a loud person if I’m feeling comfortable but I generally hate unnecessary noise.
  16. I love education and learning but hate school.
  17. I got to sleep before 10pm most nights.
  18. I am a born again Christian and I strongly believe in God.
  19. Jesus is my life. My life is Jesus.
  20. I use twitter and Instagram way too much – (@PaulaPaceSetter)
  21. I have a complicated relationship with food.
  22. I let my age limit me in life for a long time.
  23. I find people who are similar to me extremely annoying, but at the same time they usually become my closest friends.
  24. I have poor eyesight and therefore have prescribed glasses that I never really wear.
  25. I love gospel music; it is so uplifting.
  26. I became a YouTuber in Summer 2014.
  27. The only countries I have been to are Nigeria, Belgium, France and Wales, and obviously England, which is where I live.
  28. I can be such a fangirl, but I hide it relatively well.
  29. I’m not great at making friends initially but when I become friends with someone I am also committed to helping them or supporting them. Due to this, I am still friends with people I met 10 years ago.
  30. I usually prefer covers to the original song.
  31. I hate swearing with a passion.
  32. I have strong opinions about certain topics, and I am not easily persuaded.
  33. I hate going to the cinema.
  34. I have more girl friends than guy friends but tend to be closer with my guy friends than girl friends.
  35. I don’t like boybands.
  36. I don’t drink fizzy drinks or alcohol, I only like juice.
  37. Ice cream is my kryptonite.
  38. Young people are my passion and I spend most of my time trying to positively impact young people’s life.
  39. Recently, I’ve decided I want to be a presenter, after presenting a talent show and showcase, as well as a journalist; Benny Bonsu is my inspiration when it comes to journalism and presenting.
  40. I am NOT an outdoorsy person but in Summer 2014 I went to Wales, where I climbed up a waterfall, I climbed inside dark tunnels inside a mountain and came out at the top, I went camping, I went canoeing and I jumped into a freezing lake even though I can’t swim. I literally still can’t believe that I did all of that.

Peace&Love.

Paula ox’

44 RANDOM FACTS ABOUT ME

So I decided to state 44 random things about me and my weird personality and weird life.

1) I’m not a clean freak but I hate when an area is messy. Plus cleaning is a great way to exercise.

2) I’m the biggest Disney kid ever! I’ve always loved Disney Channel and I’ve probably watched every episode of most Disney Channel programs and watched every Disney Channel Original Movie (DCOM).

3) I think more water than the average human because I get thirsty and dehydrated really easily.

4) I think I’m bipolar sometimes because my mood changes uber quickly. I can being so friendly and everything then suddenly want to punch you in the face.

5) I exaggerate all the time. I do this intentionally and unintentionally at different times. But I feel exaggerating makes life more interesting so it’s fine.

6) My favourite colour is purple. I have so many purple things.

7) I hate watching things Live because I dislike adverts. So, I always have things recorded and start watching them  half way through or hours later so I can fast forward the adverts.

8) I love music. Music has always been a big part of my life. I don’t have a favourite genre but I listen to  a lot of Hip Hop, Gospel and pop, generally.

9) I do my nails every couple of days because I get bored of the same style after a while.

10) I love romance books and film because I find romance adorable. I’m just a hopeless romantic.

11) I like mango flavoured things.

12) I’m a strong Christian and I go to church about 4 times a week.

13) I’ve watched every episode of Spongebob Squarepants and Phineas and Ferb so much I could recite them.

14) I literally live off my phone, and I run it like a business.

15) My favourite music artists right now are Deitrick Haddon, Mary Mary and Lecrae.

16) I do more cleaning than exercising.

17) I lose weight then gain weight really quickly.

18) The only song that I’ve ever cried while singing is Through It All by Andrae Crouch. That song cuts deep into me.

19) I would never consider myself shy but when around people I don’t know, I can be very cautious.

20) I have about 5 different emails, all used for different things, e.g. social media, business, work etc.

21) I get bored really easily, which is one of my worst traits.

22) I’ve heard nearly every Kirk Franklin and Mary Mary song ever made.

23) Sometimes I end up liking the soundtrack of a movie more than I actually like the movie itself.

24) I go to sleep late and wake up early. Typical teenager.

25) New Look is my favourite high street clothes store. This is because I love their blazers and shoes, which are fashionable, affordable and good quality.

26) My best friend is Jesus. Now, I know that sounds cheesy but it’s genuinely true.

27) My favorite vocalists are Alicia Keys, Coco Jones, Lauren North, Emeli Sande, Beyonce, Adele, Tamela Mann, Kierra Sheard, Chris Tomlin, Bridget Mendler, Demi Lovato, Ariana Grande, Nathan Sykes, Mariah Carey etc.

28) I’ve always loved the idea of having a job, and ever since the age of 12 I’ve been trying to find a job. Unsuccessful.

29) I get extremely cranky if someone interrupts my sleep and wakes me up.

30) I used to be really sporty when I was younger, but then I grew up and got lazy.

31) I’ve always wanted to be a chef but that dream pretty much died. Then again, never say never. I never know what might happen in the future.

32) I’m not really great at the whole friendship thing; who wants to be my Best Friend?

33) Most of my favourite people live in different countries, far away from me or are much older than me. So yeah, that’s rather annoying.

34) My sister and I are 22 months apart so we are practically twins. She’s probably the closest person to me. She  gets my strange sense of humor and we can genuinely laugh at anything.

35) I could spend hours watching random videos on YouTube because I find YouTubers so hilarious.

36) The best place I’ve ever visited is Paris. It’s amazing. The food, the sites, the people. Gorge.

37) I have many, many MANY pet peeves. I think I hate more things than like. That’s not very good, honestly.

38) I LOVE fashion. I LOVE shopping. I LOVE make up. I LOVE clothes. I’m such a girl.

39) My favourite fruit juice is apple. I prefer apple juice than actually eating an apple.

40) I’m one of those sad people that don’t really like children. It’s weird because I like babies but I just don’t like that stage between toddler and age 14.

41) My favourite boys names are Austin, Leo, Josh (Joshua) and Nathan. My husband shall be named one of these. Compulsory.

42) I hate people coming to my house. Seriously, I’m the worst host ever. It just annoys me. I don’t like people touching my stuff and I worry something would be broken. Also, because I like to wake up late, I HATE people coming to my house before 10am. It’s just unnecessay. I’m ridiculous.

43) I hate tomatoes but I love ketchup.

44) I don’t like fizzy drinks. And I absolutely HATE coke. I prefer juice or even water, any day.

 

There are my 44 facts. 44 is a random number, but I’m random so it was fitting. 

Peace&Love.

Paula ox’