ABC's of Paula - Two Ellie

Paula from Two Ellie is my lovely guest today and she's sharing her ABC's with us.  Her style is always spot on and I find her blog to be such a breath of fresh air.  I love it so!  Did you know her home was recently published?  You can see her beautiful home and read all about it here.  I know, amazing right?! 


Age: 30
Best vacation:  After every vacation I am likely to say it was the best, but it normally has to do with the beach.
Chore you hate:  emptying the dishwasher
Dogs or cats:  dog, a Pekingese, he is incredibly annoying but cute as a button
Essential start of your day:  making the bed


Favorite flower:  it's a toss up between tulips, peonies, and English roses
Greatest film:  I wish I had something deep, but 'It's Complicated' I could watch over and over


Height:  5'3 on a good day
Instruments (you play or have played):  I am musically challenged, but I love to listen.
Job you’d love to have:  I would love to own a shop. The type changes daily though.
Kids:  Ellie (5) and KJ (4)


Live:  Birmingham, AL
Mom's name : Sara
Nickname:  Mama Pajama, ha
Overnight hospital stays:  a few and never pleasant, well actually I suppose having my babies was a good thing
Pet Peeve:  Rude people
Quote:  I have so many, but this one struck my fancy as of late...

Right or left handed:  right but can do most with my left too.
Siblings:  2 sisters and they are much younger than I.
Time you wake up:  7:30 on a good day
University attended:  University of Montevallo
Vegetables you dislike:  haven't met one. As long as it is cooked properly that is.
What makes you run late:  I have two children, ha!
X-rays you've had:  too many to count
Yummy food you make: Gluten Free chocolate chip cookies.  It took awhile to find one I liked.  You can get the recipe here.


Zoo animal: can't pick one, I find them all to be quite fascinating.
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Don't you just love Paula?!  And, is it strange that I buy Nancy Meyers movies so I can look at the homes over and over again?  I do love the movies too, but the interiors are always so stunning! 

Thank you again, Paula!  Loved having you here today.  xo

Marianne SimonABC's