If you drink coffee (and make it yourself) do you use a French Press, regular filter basket coffee maker, Espresso Machine, Percolator? None of the above. I drink it, but don’t make my own.
How do you scent yourself? Do you layer soaps, moisturizers, etc. or do you go straight to slathering your bod with BPAL? Straight BPAL
Do you/how do you scent your world? Candles, incense, diffusers, potpourri? None of the above? None of the above.
BPAL is such a scent-ual experience. What are your other tactile, aural, or olfactory pleasures? I like soft fuzzy things, music, petting my puppies and kitties, and sniffing BPAL
How do people feel about receiving baked goods/kits to make said goods? Or other cooking items? Would you enjoy oil or vinegar flavored with herbs grown at home? Strange and exotic spices with recipes to try? Cookies made with carnation petals? As long as it’s not overly spicy, I’m game.
What are your pet's names, and what are they named for? Giant Baby the St. Bernard is named so because when we got him he was 6 mos old and already tall enough to drink out of the bathroom sink. Yodel the St. Bernard is named so because he’s very vocal. Kitty the Russian Blue cat is named so because that’s what people started calling her. I vetoed Whore of Babylon. And Mrs. P the tubby tabby came with that name.
Who here is a complete, over the top, Alice In Wonderland fanatic? Oooh! Meeee! Meeee! I am!!
Are you a Trekkie? If so, which series do you prefer? Do you have a favorite character? I <3 TNG. Data and Wesley Crusher are my favorites. Wesley was my first celebrity crush.
Do you have phobias? Bugs (specifically spiders) and horses.
How do you like your mix CDs? Random? Stuff you know you'll like? I prefer classic rock but I’d be happy with anything. Possible exception: a CD made up of rap, country, and worship music. ::shudder::
Would you rather get food or jewellery? Yes please
Do you like children's toys, such as jacks, those little things you tilt around to get the ball in the right hold (wtf are those called?), the aforementioned caplet dinosaurs, cap guns, etc?: Why yes, I am five. How did you know?
English candy/tea/marmite or other stuff that you love and can't easily get outside of England? I don’t know ):
Fanfic as a gift* - yay or nay? Your fandom? Slash preferences?*well, a virtual gift obviously. You know what I mean. I don’t know ):
Any beaders here? Need beading supplies? I’m trying to teach myself how to make chain mail. I could always use more and pretty jump rings
Do you like making up your SW packages around a theme, or prefer to mix it all up? I’ve only done one round before but it was kind of random and mixed up
Band-aids: do you like the fun and funky ones? Pretty ones (:
What's the scariest thing that's ever happened to you? When I almost died falling off my bike
What is everyone's favorite Halloween song?! I like monster mash and elvira
How many of mah fellow witchies play video games? Platform? Do you like used games? I have a sega genesis from the 90’s. used games are all that you can get for it now
What kind of music (genres, please) do you like? Classic rock
Have any of you ever received a book from a Witchy and loved it so much you ended up buying a copy for a later Witchee? nope
What kinds of eye shadows do we all like? All kinds and bright colors!
Do you like lip balm? If so, do you like tinted, glossy, sparkly, pearly or just plain lip balm? NO! nonononono my lips are nudists.
What are some of the SW gifts/finds from past rounds (or you can just name a gift in general that you found for someone if this is your first round!) that you are the most proud of in terms of your sleuthing skills? A really pretty book? My favorite gift from last round (and my witchees favorite) was one I made for her.
And, secondly, what is something you've been searching for but just can't find? Ummm… I got nothing ):
Do you knit/crochet? Do you need any supplies? Nope, I don’t have the skillz
Who here has an etsy shop? not me, but if I get good at chain mail I might sell it
What are your two favorite etsy shops? I haven’t known about etsy long enough to have a favorite
Are you active on any other boards/forums? If so please specify where and your username there. nope
What would you tell yourself 6 months in the past about 2008 so far? DAUPHIN ONLY!!
If you had one minute of fame, what would you do/say in the spotlight? LEFT HANDERS WILL ONE DAY RULE THE WOOOORLD! No seriously, I have no idea
Robots versus zombies: who wins? Pirates!
What would zombie say? Braaaains nomnomnom
Where are a few of your favorite places? My bed, a good field, wherever I am when I’m camping
Out of curiosity, all the fall babies who are celebrating their birthdays during the round - who are you, and when is your bday? I’s a spring baby
What is one (only one) object that you collect, that totally goes against your personality or beliefs? Bpal. I’m not really girly like that.
Are you a soap addict? Anything you like to avoid in soaps (goat's milk, lye, dyes, etc...) or any particular scents you like or brands you want to try? I’m not a big fan of lotion. I don’t like how it makes my hands feel.
Do you like kilts and would you wear one? Sure!
BoiWitches? Question for you both.....Hath any of thou own a Kilt? I’z not a boiwitch
What's your favorite book? Oh goodness I have too many to name.
What size socks do you wear? How about hat size? Both normal I guess. I look good in hats.
Do you read comics? Which ones do you love and which can't you stand? I read a webcomic called Head Trip. That’s about it
Symbols that are meaningful to me? 7 pointed star, pentacle.
By nature are you a morning lark or a night owl? Night owl by far
What's your favorite type of music to hear live, rather than recorded? I like my music both ways
What is your favorite autumnal-seasonal drink? Mmmm apple cider
Crossword puzzles? Other pencil puzzles? <3 <3 <3 <3
Favorite artist? I don’t know
Favorite poet? Ummmm I don’t know that one either
Halloween. Do you like it kooky or creepy? A little of both
Reserved or Raunchy? Lecherous broad!
Earth, Wind, Fire or Water? Fire by sign, water by favorite
Tea or Coffee in the morning? Orange juice
Fruity snacks or chocolate? Chewy fruity
Would you accept art? Yes I would!
Antiques or Brand New? Either or
What keywords do you use when searching for items for yourself on Etsy? It depends on my mood at the time
Are there any of y'all who are allergic/sensitive to having natural fibers on your skin? Not that I’m aware of, but wool makes me itch
What was your favorite ghost/scary/campfire story growing up? I don’t remember
Bugs? Do you like 'em or not? Not so much. I’m afeard of bugs
i haz no imp storage. do you? This was my question (:
If you have a garden/planter box, what do you grow? I haz no plants
What incense scents do you prefer? I haven’t used incense in a long time. But I wouldn’t be opposed to it
Do you decorate for Halloween? What sort of decorations? Dress up for Halloween? I live with my mom so I can’t decorate, but I do dress up!
Bats, cats, skeletons, monsters, vampires, witches or what other ghoulies do you prefer? Yes please! All of the above!
Do you like horror flicks? Oh yes yes yes
Who here prefers stylus and ink to ballpoint? Anyone invested time and effort into calligraphy or proper Victorian writing? I want to learn soooo bad. And I’ve always been kind of queer for pens
What about stationery? Need some? What styles do you like? I don’t really have a preference
What is one item that you've wanted forever, could have afforded, but have never gotten and why (haven't you gotten it!)? wiiiiii didn’t get it because I bought bpal and liquor instead
What Halloween scent are you most looking forward to? I really want sticky pillowcase
Tattoos! Do you have em? Do you want em? Whatcha got or getting? I have three two on my back (musical symbols and the faerie of inspiration) and one on my ankle (hearts) I want an Alice one too
Reduce - REUSE - recycle. Do others feel the same? Indeed
What is your favorite crafting supply? Jump rings and wire
Weigh in...Are you right or left-handed? Lefty all the way!!
Any period of time that you love? victorian
What's your favorite part about Fall? Leaves, cooler weather, sweaters, smells
Do you like office/school supplies? If so, what is your favorites? Oh goodness yes. I’ve always had a thing for pens
What's your favorite Halloween candy? Peanut butter cup pumpkins, all forms of candy corn
Will you be participating NaNoWriMo? If so, is there anything you'd like to have for that? I am no kind of writer
Where does everyone like shop for witching goodness? Borders, a.c. moore, and michaels
What is your favorite pumpkin goodness? pie