Favorites (the list they ask the Survivor candidates)

  1. Colors Purple, Red
    Scents Cinnamon, vanilla, campfires
    Flowers Tulips
    Board Games Scrabble, Yahtzee, Trivial Pursuit
    Video Games No favorite Sports to Play Swimming
    Sports Teams Steelers, USC Trojans, Penn State Nittany Lions
    Outdoor Activities Going to the beach, hiking
    TV Shows Law & Order: CI, Monk, Sopranos, Weeds, Survivor
    Movies Shawshank Redemption, Grease
    Actors Vincent D'Onofrio, Morgan Freeman, George Clooney
    Actresses Meryl Streep, Edie Falco
    Music 70s
    Magazines Money, Taste of Home
    Books/Authors Too many favorite books to consider them favorites. Favored authors James Michener, Sue Grafton, Elizabeth George
    Cereals Oatmeal, Honey Bunches of Oats with Strawberries or Peaches, Cheerios
    Fruits Strawberries, Peaches, Nectarines, Oranges
    Snack Foods Pretzels, Popcorn
    Cookies Chocolate Chip
    Candy Bars Take 5
    Alcoholic Drinks Strawberry Daiquiris, Lemon Drops
    Non-Alcoholic Bottled Water, Diet Coke, Crystal Light Lemonade
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  3. by   Tweety
    Colors Blue, black
    Scents: Lavender, real lavender not manufactured
    Flowers: Rose
    Board Games:Trivial Pursuit
    Video Games: none
    Sports Teams: none
    Outdoor Activities: reading, yoga, bowling, internet
    TV Shows: American Idol, Grey's Anatomy
    Movies: Titanic, Gone With the Wind
    Actors: none
    Actresses: none
    Music: pop/dance
    Magazines: Entertainment Weekly, Vegetarian Times
    Books/Authors: Little known gay male fiction writers. Fav. nonfiction writer is the late Paul Monette
    Cereals: none
    Fruits: Mango
    Snack Foods: Doritoes, ice cream
    Cookies Chocolate Chip
    Candy Bars: Baby Ruth
    Alcoholic Drinks: don't drink
    Non-Alcoholic: water, coffee, green tea, V-8, pomegranite juice, real cranberry juice (not sweet, Just Cranberry)
  4. by   missninaRN
    Colors Red, Aqua, Tiffany box blue
    Scents Thunderstorms, bread or cake in the oven
    Flowers Hollyhocks, ranunculus, Shirley poppies, sweet peas, old roses
    Board Games Trivial Pursuit, The Game of Life (from childhood)
    Video Games I'm terrible at all of them, but I like to watch my son play Dance Dance Revolution
    Sports to Play I'm terrible at these too, but I love to swim
    Sports Teams None
    Outdoor Activities Walking, hiking-especially in the woods, gardening
    TV Shows The Office, ER, My Name is Earl, Lost
    Movies To Kill a Mockingbird, A Christmas Story, The Apostle, O Brother Where Art Thou
    Actors Robert Duvall, Alan Rickman, Anthony Hopkins
    Actresses Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore
    Music Classical, Jazz, Aretha Franklin, Cold Play, Switchfoot, Bonnie Raitt, James Taylor, Sting, mountain music (like the O Brother soundtrack), and stuff my kids have introduced to me like The Shins
    Magazines Real Simple, Domino
    Books/Authors Books: To Kill a Mockingbird, Divine Secrets of the YaYa Sisterhood, Rebecca, A Prayer for Owen Meaney Authors: Willa Cather, Agatha Christie, John Irving, John Grisham
    Cereals Strawberry Fields from Kashi
    Snack Foods Pretzels, Fruit, Hummus on wheat crackers
    Cookies Homemade Tollhouse-slightly underbaked and chilled
    Candy Bars Reese's Peanut Butter Cups
    Alcoholic Drinks N/A
    Non-Alcoholic Bottled water, Coca Cola
    Last edit by missninaRN on Sep 15, '06
  5. by   donsterRN
    Colors Blues, Greens, some darker reds
    Scents Burberry Cologne, Apple pie
    Flowers Lilacs, Roses
    Board Games Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit
    Video Games PacMan
    Sports to Play Walking
    Sports Teams I only follow NASCAR, so Tony Stewart, Mark Martin
    Outdoor Activities Antique Fairs, Small town festivals
    TV Shows City Confidential, American Justice, L&O, House Hunters
    Movies To Kill a Mockingbird, Priscilla:Queen of the Desert, Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?
    Actors Gregory Peck, Hugh Grant, Julian McMahon
    Actresses Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, Julia Roberts
    Music 80's dance, NRG
    Magazines Traditional Home, Architectural Digest, Nursing 2006
    Books/Authors Fried Green Tomatoes, To Kill A Mockingbird, anything by Mary Higgins Clark and John Saul
    Cereals Frosted Mini Wheats, Corn Flakes, Raisin Bran
    Fruits Oranges and grapefruit, apples
    Snack Foods Chips and salsa, sharp cheddar cheese, Ruffles chips
    Cookies Oreos
    Candy Bars 3 Musketeers
    Alcoholic Drinks Corona w/ lime, Tanqueray gin martini
    Non-Alcoholic Sweet tea, lemonade
  6. by   Altra
    Colors Green, Red, Purple
    Scents Roses, dinner in the oven
    Flowers Tulips
    Board Games Scrabble
    Video Games Tetris
    Sports to Play softball, volleyball, miniature golf
    Sports Teams Steelers, Boston Red Sox, my hometown high school teams
    Outdoor Activities church & small town festivals, cookouts, walking
    TV Shows Survivor, Sopranos, Star Trek reruns, and news
    Movies Blues Brothers, Moonstruck, Bull Durham
    Actors George Clooney, Paul Newman, Kevin Costner, Morgan Freeman
    Actresses Meryl Streep, Olympia Dukakis, Julia Roberts
    Music 70s, 80s, Motown
    Magazines Time, Journal of Emergency Nursing, various home & garden publications
    Authors Susan Issacs, Maeve Binchy
    Cereals Frosted Mini Wheats, Apple Cinammon Cheerios, Cream of Wheat
    Fruits Apples, Peaches
    Snack Foods Chips and salsa, Cheezits
    Cookies Oreos
    Candy Bars Milky Way
    Alcoholic Drinks Margaritas, Rum & Diet Coke
    Non-Alcoholic Diet Coke, Water
  7. by   weetziebat
    Colors: Forest green, burgundy, dark ivory.

    Scents: fresh mowed grass, fresh earth after a rain, puppy breath, and 'Angel' perfume.

    Flowers: Frangapani, jasmine, white roses, honeysuckle, hydrangeas.

    Board Games: Trivial Pursuit

    Video Games: none

    Sports to Play: me? LOL. None.

    Sports Teams: Sri Lankan and Pakistani cricket teams, Saudi soccer team.

    Outdoor Activities: Walking, beachcombing, visiting old cemeteries.

    TV Shows: Jeopardy and news shows, like 60 Minutes.

    Movies: 'Hideous Kinky'

    Actors: none

    Actresses: Kate Winslet

    Music: Oldies but goodies from the 60's, 70's and 80's. Rod Stewart, Brian Adams, Michael Bolton, Kirstie McColl and Indian bhangra music.

    Magazines: Utne Reader, Smithsonian, Science of Mind.

    Books/Authors: Books:Anything by my favorite authors, as well as 'The Prophet', 'Women and the Blues', and poetry.
    Authors: Geoffrey Moorhouse, George Anderson, Dave Barry, Bill Bryson.

    Cereals: Oatmeal, Creme of Wheat

    Fruits: mango, peaches, grapefruit, strawberries.

    Snack Foods: Dry roasted, lightly salted cashews.

    Cookies: Shortbread

    Candy Bars: Reese's Peanut Butter Cups

    Alcoholic Drinks: Michelob Ultra Beer, Sake, Chartruese

    Non-Alcoholic: Mixed fruit juice, mango juice, passionfruit juice, Pepsi
  8. by   compassion1
    Colors-lavender, blue, green
    Scents-lilac, pumpkin pie, fresh ripe melon, lily of the valley, freshly baked bread
    Flowers-lilac, peonies, carnations
    Board Games-Trivial Pursuit, Monopoly
    Video Games-none
    Sports to play-God musta left that gene out
    Sport teams-see above- if pressed, I guess its the women UConn Huskys
    Outdoor Activities-walking the beach, flea markets, fairs, tag sales
    TV Shows-CSI and CSI Miami, Monk, News/weather, several on the Christian channel
    Movies-The American President, Exodus, The Greatest Story Ever Told
    Actors-Mel Gibson, Paul Newman, Michael Douglas, Will Smith
    Actresses-Julia Roberts, Sandra Bullock
    Music-Christian-hymns and contemporary, 60's, 70's and 80's, mood and early rock
    Magazines-gotta think about that. Don't read many.
    Books/Authors-Bible-people inspired by God, Nora Roberts/JD Robb books, Mercedes Lackey books
    Cereals-Honey Nut Cheerios, Oatmeal
    Fruits-grapes, cherries, plums, nectarines, Gala apples, tangelos
    Snack Foods-cheese and crackers, Cheetos Cheese Puffs, hot buttered popcorn, Cherry Garcia ice cream
    Cookies-Oreo, Toll House (fresh baked), Chips Ahoy, shortbread
    Candy Bars-Reese's Peanut Butter Cup, Hershey milk chocolate, Snickers
    Alcoholic Drinks-nope- don't do it.
    Non-Alcoholic drinks-Pepsi, water (but not our tap water!), cranberry juice, vanilla milkshake, tea-hot or iced
    Last edit by compassion1 on Sep 18, '06
  9. by   bethin
    Colors Blue, Red
    Scents rain, vanilla
    Flowers tulips
    Board Games Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit
    Video Games I don't do video games
    Sports to Play I don't play sports
    Sports Teams IU, Notre Dame, Indianpolis Colts
    Outdoor Activities walking
    TV Shows Prison Break, Grey's Anatomy, Anthony Bourdain:No Reservations
    Movies Bridget Jones' Diary, The Bourne Identity, The Bourne Supremacy
    Actors Wentworth Miller, George Clooney, Matt Damon
    Actresses Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep
    Music 60's and 70's, The Beatles, CCR, Pink Floyd, AC/DC
    Magazines National Geographic, The Smithsonian
    Books/Authors "Night", "To Kill a Mockingbird", Janet Evanovich, "Fiasco"
    Cereals I don't eat cereal. B-fast is toast
    Fruits Peaches, bananas
    Snack Foods I don't snack
    Cookies Cake Cookies - take a cake mix and add white chocolate chips
    Candy Bars Snickers
    Alcoholic Drinks Sex on the Beach, Martini with 2 olives, vodka straight up
    Non Alcoholic Drinks water, tea, lemonaide