My Life So Far (according to this survey, that is)

I think it’s about time to take stock of my life so far and reminisce. I’m using this survey as my default reference for my past interests and life. Present answers in bold italics this time.

September 21, 2005
JUNE 4, 2008
January 12, 2010

1. What is your full name?
Tanya Cerina Valenzuela Cinco
TANYA CERINA VALENZUELA CINCO
Tanya Cerina Valenzuela Cinco

2. What color pants are you wearing?

black pinstripe
BLACK
blue jeans

3. What are you listening to right now?

ahhh..phone conversation from the other cubicle, Aqua’s Turn Back Time (old school! haha)
APOLOGIZE BY TIMBALAND AND SHOCK VALUE
She & Him

4. What was the last thing you ate?

mentos cool chews
LAY’S POTATO CHIPS
oatmeal

5. Do you wish on a star?

hmmm..come to think of it, no.
NOPE.
I still don’t.

6. If you were a crayon, what color would you be?

silver!
HMMM… YELLOW. SOMETHING CHEERY. =)
still a bright, cheery yellow

7. How is the weather right now?

perfect! not too hot, and not rainy. (but it’s damn cold here in the office)
BACK TO SUMMER WEATHER!
not rainy, not humid, not too hot. In short, the perfect weather.

8. Who is the last person you spoke to on the phone?

hmm..some credit card offering person
MIKEY, ABOUT HIS FUTILE SEARCH FOR A BANANA. HAHA
Momsy. Asking if I wore her black bangles to work (I did!).

9. Do you like the person who sent this to you?

i actually, got this from kelay’s blog..hehehe and yup! me likes her!
I’M JUST REHASHING THIS SURVEY. HEHE BUT KELAY’S STILL COOL.
Ditto.

10. How old are you today?

tsktsktsk..22!
SILVER YEAR, BAYBEE! 25. (I PROMISED MYSELF I WOULDN’T FEEL BAD FOR BEING OLDER THIS TIME.)
26 going on 27. WOW. It boggles the mind.

11. Favorite drink?

right now, C2 apple flavor
CAFFEINE. (THAT INCLUDES COFFEE DRINKS AND COKE! WOOT.)
Still hands-down, caffeine. But I am cutting back on coffee and especially softdrinks.

12. Favorite sport to play?

swimming forever! and i’m currently addicted to badminton
STILL SWIMMING. BADMINTON, NOT SO MUCH. =) BASKETBALL (SHOOTING ONLY) AT TIMEZONE. HEHE
swimming, running

13. Hair color?

black, but who says it has to stay that way? :p
BLACK, DYED DARK BROWN (WHICH REMINDS ME, I NEED TO RETOUCH MY ROOTS)
black, dyed a dark, reddish brown, which I’m planning to change to something lighter.

14. Do you wear contacts?

can’t live without it!
YEP, BUT I CAN LIVE WITHOUT IT NOW. I SOMETIMES FORCE MYSELF TO WEAR GLASSES TO REST MY EYES.
yup.

15. Do you have any siblings?

Yup
YUP.
yes.

16. Favorite month?

hmmm..december and march

JUNE, DECEMBER AND MARCH
June, December, March and January (
’cause it’s one party after another)!

17. Favorite food?

chocolates!
TOO MANY. I’M TRYING TO CUT BACK ON SWEETS, SO DAPAT HINDI CHOCOLATES. HEHE
steak. sashimi. oh joy. chocolates.

18. What was the last movie you saw?

hmm..di ko natapos, One Missed Call 2 (hehe), yung complete..umm..fudge i can’t remember!
21 – COOL FILM!
The Rebound!

19. Favorite day of the year?

christmas!
CHRISTMAS =)
Christmas 🙂

20. What do you do to vent anger?

hmmm..i write, i break off a pencil, i eat, i bitch..depends on how mad i am actually
I WRITE, I RANT AND BITCH AND WHINE TO SHARKBOY (THANK YOU! *mwah*), THIS TIME I LOSE MY APPETITE WHEN I’M INIS, SO I DON’T EAT, I JUST DRINK STRONG COFFEE.
I write, blog, rant to Sharkboy and go on a shopping spree.

21. What were your favorite toys as a child?

barbie dolls!
BARBIE DOLLS WITH THEIR ACCESSORIES AND CLOTHES. I LOVE CHOOSING OUTFITS FOR THEM. MY BARBIE DOLL USED TO CHANGE CLOTHES 5 TIMES IN A DAY!
Barbie dolls, My Secret Places, My Little Twin Stars

22. Summer or winter?

summer, definitely!
SUMMER SUNSHINE
Summer

23. Hugs or kisses?

eep, depends kung kanino galing! hehe:p
BOTH. =)
Big glompy hugs >:D<

24. Chocolate or vanilla?

Chocolate! tinatanong pa ba yan?
CHOCOLATE!
Chocolate

25. Who is the friend you have had the longest?

ummm..c bom2 yata eh! (since grade 2?)
YEP. BOM2! OR CHIARA? HMMM…
This is getting boring, it doesn’t change, okay?

26. What did you do last night?

nanuod ng TV, naligo, natulog
MCDO WITH MIKE, WENT HOME, WATCHED A BIT FRENCH OPEN, WORKED A BIT, DOZED OFF.
Had Pepper Lunch dinner with Mike, finally, went home, exercised, had a bad case of hiccups, and slept deeply.

27. Plain, buttered or salted popcorn?

Buttered.
EXTRA-BUTTERED
buttered

28. Favorite car?

nissan exalta
MAZDA 6!!!
a Mini Cooper

29. Favorite flower?

daisies! (kasi sabi ni meg ryan, they look so happy!)
DAISIES DAISIES DAISIES
daisies, forget-me-nots (they’re so photogenic!)

30. Number of keys on your key ring?

i am crazy. i do not have housekeys, or any other key for that matter.
I HAVE KEYS NOW!!! 4 KEYS IN MY KEYRING.
my home key ring has 4 keys, my office key ring has 3 keys

31. How many years at your current job?

2 months and 10 days..
OOOOOH. ERR.. 8 MONTHS on the 10th.
1 year and 6 months (this is a record, folks)

32. Favorite day of the week?

Wednesday (which is today! wooohooo!)
FRIDAY I’M IN LOVE! =)
Fridays and Saturdays

33. What did you do on your last birthday?

ah masaya yan! halos sabay sa grad ko, so paartay! hehe
WENT TO WORK, HALF-DAY ‘CAUSE IT WAS HOLY WEDNESDAY, THEN HAD A MOVIE AND DINNER DATE WITH SHARKBOY =) THEN WENT HOME TO MY FAMILY AND OPENED MY GIFTS. YEY.
went to work, church, then went home for a  sushi dinner party with my family and Sharkboy.

34. How many states have you lived in?
1?
EMF.
meh.

35. How many cities have you lived in?

does still being in my mom’s womb count? if yes, umm..3! ay wait lived in a boarding house pa pala nung college, kaya..4?
THREE (INCLUDING COLLEGE). I’M DISCOUNTING THAT SILLY “IN MY MOTHER’S WOMB” QUESTION.
the same.

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When I start missing someone, I answer blog surveys

1. WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE?
Tanya Roberts

2. WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU CRIED?
oh… hmmm… I don’t remember. 2 or 3 weeks ago?
Oh wait. I cried watching ‘Tayong Dalawa’ last week. Kill me now.
3. DO YOU LIKE YOUR HANDWRITNG?
sometimes.

4. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE LUNCH MEAL?
hmmm… that really depends on my mood.

5. DO YOU HAVE KID(s)?
nopes.

6. IF YOU WERE ANOTHER PERSON, WOULD YOU BE FRIENDS WITH YOU?
why not?

7. DO YOU USE SARCASM?
oh yeah.

8. DO YOU STILL HAVE YOUR TONSILS?
yes

9. WOULD YOU BUNGEE JUMP?
I think, yes. But it would have to be an impulsive decision, ’cause I’d probably back out after FIVE minutes of agreeing. hihi

10. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CEREAL?
honey stars

11. DO YOU UNTIE YOUR SHOES WHEN YOU TAKE THEM OFF?
yup

13. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE ICE CREAM?
Dark Chocolate with real choco bits

14. WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU NOTICE ABOUT PEOPLE?
their faces. and height! (’cause more often than not, I have to look up at them!)

15. RED OR PINK?
PEEEEENK!

16. WHAT IS YOUR LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT YOURSELF?
my height. i’m too small 😦

17. WHO DO YOU MISS THE MOST?
Ima 😦

18. DO YOU WANT EVERYONE TO COMPLETE THIS LIST?
it won’t ruin my day if that’s what you’re asking

19. WHAT COLOR OF PANTS AND SHOES ARE YOU WEARING?
blue jeans, black heels

21. WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO RIGHT NOW?
some R&B song

22. WHAT COLOR CRAYON ARE YOU?
yellow 😀

23. FAVORITE SCENTS?
peppermint, coffee beans, and the beach

24. WHO WAS THE LAST PERSON YOU TALKED TO ON THE PHONE?
Michael.

25. HOW DO YOU KNOW THE PERSON WHO SENT THIS TO YOU?
she’s my sister

26. FAVORITE SPORTS TO WATCH?
Basketball and Tennis

27. HAIR COLOR?
black, dyed dark brown

28. EYE COLOR?
dark brown

29. DO YOU WEAR CONTACTS?
Clear lenses, ’cause I’m legally blind without them.

30. FAVORITE FOODS?
japanese, chocolates

31. SCARY MOVIES OR HAPPY ENDINGS?
happy endings

32. LAST MOVIE YOU WATCHED?
In the theater – Ice Age 3
On TV – 13 Going on 30

33. WHAT COLOR SHIRT ARE YOU WEARING?
faded old rose/salmon (it’s a very vague color!)

34. SUMMER OR WINTER?
Summerrrrr

35. HUGS OR KISSES?
Bear HUGS

37. DESCRIBE YOUR PENCIL CUP.
purple Eeyore mug Sharkboy got for me from Singapore

38. FAVORITE ARTIST(s)?
excuse me, are these ART artists? or MUSIC artists?
‘Cause that would be too many to list

39. WHAT BOOK ARE YOU READING NOW?
Haruki Murakami’s Dance Dance Dance

40. WHAT IS ON YOUR MOUSE PAD?
I don’t have one in the office.
At home, it’s a cutesy little green errr… thing.

41. WHAT DID YOU WATCH ON TV LAST NIGHT?
Tayong Dalawa and 13 Going on 30.

42. FAVORITE SOUND(S).
old songs

43. ROLLING STONES OR BEATLES
BEATLES BEATLES BEATLES

44. WHERE IS THE FARTHEST PLACE YOU HAVE BEEN IN YOUR OWN COUNTRY?
Umm… Cebu?

45. DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL TALENT?
I can… hold my breath longer than others :p (WHUT)

46. WHERE WERE YOU BORN?
Lourdes Hospital Sta. Mesa Philippines.

47. FAVORITE PIECE OF JEWELRY?
my silver ring, which mommy gave to me, and was originally my great grandma’s.

48. HOW DID YOU MEET YOUR SIGNIFICANT OTHER.
one fine day, we were introduced to each other as co-workers.
then we became friends, then the rest is history.  ❤

Past-Forward

Hihihihi =)

I thought of going back to the first ever survey I answered on my blogs, and found this. I went ahead and answered it again, just to compare how I changed in the almost three years since I first answered that survey. My present answers in ALL CAPS. 😀

September 21, 2005
JUNE 4, 2008

1. What is your full name?
Tanya Cerina Valenzuela Cinco
TANYA CERINA VALENZUELA CINCO

2. What color pants are you wearing?

black pinstripe
BLACK

3. What are you listening to right now?

ahhh..phone conversation from the other cubicle, Aqua’s Turn Back Time (old school! haha)
APOLOGIZE BY TIMBALAND AND SHOCK VALUE

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Breakfast is made for surveys

Found this survey somewhere (I can’t remember from whom, sorry). Hehe. I’m stealing!

ANO SASABIHIN MO KAPAG SINABI SAYO ITO NG IYONG:

KAIBIGAN
1. Hoy! ‘Wag ka nga masyado mag ingay!
* HAHAHAHA!

2. Bilihan mo nga ako ng pagkain sa cafeteria.
* sige, bilhan mo rin ako

3. Crush ko yung bf/gf mo ngayon.
* Talaga? Ako rin eh!

4. Ang boring mo kasama.
* Ang boring mo kasi eh.

5. Pakopya naman ng assignment sa math.
* Game. Pero kinopya ko lang din ‘to ha?

CRUSH
1. Ang cute mo naman.
* Nyorks. *kilig*

2. Pautang naman.
* Ang jologs mo naman. *kilig*

3. Crush ko yung bestfriend mo.
* Shet. Bakit?

4. Pwede ba makuha yung cellphone # mo?
* Ang corny naman ng paghingi mo. *kilig*

ENEMY
1. Mas maganda ako sayo!
* BWAHAHAHAHA! Insecure ka.

2. Yuck! Ang baba ng grades mo sa math.
* Competitive ka rin, no?

3. Ano? sabunutan na lang?
* SURELY!

4. Ang baduy mo manamit.
* Ikaw ‘siyana!

5. Kami na ng ex mo.
* Past is past. I’ve moved on.

PARENTS
1. Hindi ka lalabas ng bahay.
* Kahit mall? hehehe

2. Hindi ka na makikipagkita sa mga friends mo.
* why not?

3. Hindi ka na papasok sa school.
* tapos na po ako mag-school

4. Pupunta ka na dito sa America.
* nasa America kayo?

5. Bakit may love letter ka sa bag?
* Heeheehee. We’re just friends!

TEACHER
1. Cleaners ka nang 1 month.
* Nooooooooooooo!

2. Hindi ka papasok hanggang wala ang parents mo.
* What’s the point?

3. Mag sa-summer ka.
* Nyah!

4. Bagsak ka sa 2 subject.
* Nyah ulit!

5. Ililipat kita ng section.
* Dun sa section ng crush ko ha?

To a ‘T’

Ayoko na ng angst. So… it’s survey time! Wee! =)

Use the first letter of your name to answer each of the following.They have to be real places, names, and things. Nothing made up! Try to use different answers if the person who answered the survey before you had the same initial letter. You CAN’T use your name for the boy/girl name question.

Your name: Tanya
Four words: Trip, TV, Tales, Tarnish
State/Country: Tennessee
Boy Name:
Timothy
Girl Name:
Tricia
Occupation: Tourist Guide
Word that describes you the best:
Twenty-something (haha)
Something you can wear: T-shirt!
Something found in a kitchen: Tinapay :p
Name one object that is so valuable to you: Transportation (?)
Something you shout: T*ng*** naman eh!
Something you do at school:
Talk
Name of a friend: Ten-ten
Name of an animal: Tarantula
Name of a drink: Tequila
Name of a holiday: Thanksgiving
Name a subject in school:
Theology
Name of a cousin: Therese
Name of a fast food chain: Tokyo Tokyo
Name of a person you’re crushing or had a crush on: Troy Montero! Hahaha before he became too beefy and un-famous. hehe
Name of a food you like:
Talaba (oysters)
Name of a food you do not like:
Taro drinks
Name of a kid’s toy:
Transformers
Name of a flowering plant: Tulip
Name of a shopping mall:
Trinoma
Name of a person you like:
Teresa (sister ko! Haha)
Name of a person you dislike: Too many! Haha. Kidding.
Name of place in your school: Trees – what? It had a loooot of trees! haha
Name of an object in front of you:
Telephone