Wednesday, June 27, 2012

The Girl Behind The Blog

5ohwifey

I absolutely LOVE when bloggers "vlog"... it's a fab way to get to know someone better.
Seriously, how often to you visit a blog and think "I wonder what she's like in real life!?"
There's just something special about hearing someone's voice... it's so "them."

HOWEVER, I'm not a fan of posting blogs because a) I have no idea how to edit it to make me look better {haha!} and b) I get really nervous when I have to speak in public... and let's face it... this is going to be on the world wide web forever!!

But, I did it!
5OhWifey hosts a great linkup and I jumped at the chance!



So...
I probably said "ummmmm" like way too many times,
and I should NOT be wearing horizontal stripes on camera....
AND I think I made a lot of weird faces.

But it was fun.
I'll probably do it again. Ha!

And for the record... as for home decor style... right now I'd say "eclectic" & "mish-mased" and if you're wondering what kind of music I love... well, MOST of it really.  I love everything from the The Beatles to Justin Bieber, Johnny Cash & Loretta Lynn to Adele, KISS to Rancid.... the only thing I'm not crazy about is "new country" and anything too "heavy."

Other pet peeves... dirty laundry on the floor & rude people on the phone.
And guilty pleasures... Diet Dr. Pepper, pedicures & old musicals!



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25 comments

  1. Great Vlog! Pineapple mango ice cream float?!?!?! Where do you get that? It sounds delicious!!
    xo

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  2. Yay Lena!! Loved it. So sweet and your accent is the cutest! ;)

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  3. Loved your vlog! I think I would die if there was a pineapple mango float place near me! Sounds delish!

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  4. haha, yep, totally identify with your style! love that wall color =)

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  5. It's nice to meet you! I love your accent.

    My fashion style tends to be the same as yours, haha. I just put on whatever I feel like wearing when I wake up.

    That pineapple mango ice cream float sounds delicious.

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  6. Nice to "meet" you!
    I thought you did a great job vlogging :)

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  7. LOVE your vlog girl! And seriously you are rocking that Jacket! Omgsh pinapple mango ice cream? I'm there. There is a place in town that has this delicious mango tea and its soooo good!

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  8. So fun! It's fun to put a voice with the blog! Great job Lena!
    Ashley:)

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  9. You are such a good speaker! And pineapple float? Sign me up. I think you should have one today!! :)
    Thanks for linking up!!!

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  10. loved hearing your voice! :) and your style is super cute...you look presh in this video!! :)

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  11. i found you through the vlog - i don't have one ... but i do work at an insurance company too!!! :) good to meet you!

    - jennifer.

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  12. That paint color in the room is fabulous! I get a lot of fashion tips from other bloggers too!

    www.mommymandymusings.com

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  13. OMG that float sounds amazing - now I want one and I don't even really know what it is!

    Love how you described your style - that's how I am too - mixing it up, and can do two completely polar opposite outfits on two different days.

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  14. Awesome Lena!! I loved hearing you... And Love those green walls!! My older daughter's room used to painted that color!

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  15. Lena, you are so ADORABLE!!! LOVED your vlog!! Way to go!!!!

    Tomorrow is going to be a HOT one.. so make sure to go grab a pineapple mango ice-cream float!! That sounds delicious!

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  16. Great job lady. It's always great to get that first vlog under your belt.

    And I didn't notice an accent. Maybe I just can't tell a Canadian accent when I hear one. People tell me I have one. I think they are crazy.

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  17. I love it so much! You are EXACTLY like I pictured you, voice and ALL! :) What a super fun link-up, I may have to join!

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  18. That was so great!!! I love your accent! Do more of them for sure. You're so cute. =)))

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  19. awww. loved watching you in "real time." i love this!! im totally like you as far as fashion.. some days im rock and roll, some days eclectic, some days, 80's some days preppy..whatever i feel like and whatever fits me that day.. haha

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  20. You are adorable! I love your striped jacket, adore the green wall behind you - amazing. And I think what you said about your pet peeve is SO true.. I feel the same way. I'm excited to read your blog more :)

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  21. Man, I would hate to live in a small town (not saying you should hate where you live). I work in a little salon full of gossip and everyone being in everyone's business and it drives me nuts. I can only imagine what you deal with. Ugh! New follower. Hope we can be pals. :)

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  22. Yay for Johnny Cash! I had a kitchen painted that EXACT lime green! I wish I had tons of money and could buy a plane ticket to meet you for reals. I want to see what else we have in common!

    I started my old blog (SmittenQueen) while working my 3 year stint at State Farm. Yay insurance!

    Psht. If you didn't say 'Umm' so many times I'd be totally jealous you mastered the VLOG so quickly! :)

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