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Hello, the day is here. Another year older and another year wiser. It’s my birthday and today I am sharing 10 things you might not know about me. The kids helped me put together this list. Oh, and guess what? I have another GIVEAWAY today on the blog!
How do you feel about birthdays? I love them! And I tend to celebrate all month-long which is why I am going to continue to do these giveaways all the way through the end of January. They will sporadically sprinkled throughout upcoming blog posts so you have to READ the posts to discover them. Tricky aren’t I? 🙂
10 Things You Don’t Know About Me (via the kids)
- Mom graduated from the University of North Texas with a BSED
- Her plan was to be a drill team director but after teaching high school for 2 years she decided to get a job in the business world
- Tanya was the Assistant Director of the Dallas Mavericks Dancers and helped charter the dance team in 1989
- While serving as Assistant Director she met Paula Abdul backstage and has a super cool picture with her – very 90’s!
- She has two beautiful grandchildren who call her Tita
- Mom lived in Germany when she was in elementary school and she is bi-lingual
- In 1992, she took a dance team to Barcelona, Spain to perform at special venues for the Olympics
- Tanya wasn’t always a blogger. She was a teacher, ran a division in voice collection to help with voice activation in car phones (which is now voice recognition), was the Executive Director of the Dallas Film Society, Produced the Dallas International Film Festival for several years and volunteered in numerous non-profit organizations helping them raise significant funds
- She started her own non-profit consulting company called Tanya Foster Consulting, Through that she helps non-profit organizations plan and implement their events
- She LOVES blogging, its her dream job and you probably know the rest…
GiVEAWAY: I’m giving away a $500 gift certificate to Chico’s to one lucky winner! To enter – 1) Leave a comment on today’s blog post and answer this question: Which one of these 10 things surprises you the most? 2) LIKE my Facebook page and leave a comment on there. BONUS: Leave a comment on this Instagram picture telling me how you like to celebrate your birthday. Good Luck!
THANK YOU for all of your support, well wishes and for taking the time to subscribe to this blog and follow me on social media. And I absolutely LOVE getting to see you at the film screenings. How about PHANTOM THREAD? I’m still thinking about it. It opens today in theaters – go see it!
Happy weekend. Happy Birthday to all the Capricorns. Happy everything! xoxo- Tanya
P.S. The GIVEAWAYS are extremely popular and take me a while to verify. All winners will always be announced on the blog. Please be patient.
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photo: Audrie Dollins