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The Pig

Here is the only picture in existance of me in Arizona…

Yes. That is my cousin’s pet pig. Yes he is an indoor outdoor pig, no he doesn’t smell bad, and yes he bit my hand trying to get that carrot

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Ok actually I guess it’s the grand canyon state. But so far I’ve seen alot more cactus then grand canyon. P.S. for those who didn’t know? I’m in Mesa staying with my moms cousin for a while working at her husbands orthodontist office… working is a loose term, perhaps standing around wishing I could do stuff would be better. So far I have learned…

120 degrees? Completely possible. I thought I knew hot before, turns out I never even met the guy
sometimes you can be so hot that getting in the pool just makes you feel gross
Little boys can actually be terrorists and when working together can actually tie you to a chair
Saying “Nice to meet you”  to someone you’ve never seen in your life just isn’t good enough for some people, the may prefer “Wow your teeth are really crooked Kelli, we’ll have to get braces on you right away”
Mesa Arizona is sortof like a little annex of Utah… complete with tons of 8 kids families and children with BOM names all over the place
My cousins husband thinks I’m a so sheltered or whatever that I can’t even identify a saguaro cactus. WRONG sir my mother is a plant genius and I’m pretty sure even people on the east coast know what those are

:) Also these people have a pet pig… snoop hog I can’t tell you how weird I think that is. and they treat it like a baby and it sleeps in the house, so weird. Anyways I think tomorrow I am going to try to cook an egg on the street just to see if it can really be done, I’ve wanted to try that since I was a little kid.

Also let the hunt for The filthy 5, the worlds worst park commence!

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So today I was looking at the for rent stuff in mesa arizona just to see what the price ranges are cause I am considering dental hygiene school down there. Craigslist is a great palce to find things and housing is no exception to this rule. It just may not be the sort of housing you are expecting. Here are a few of my favorite ads straight from Phoenix Arizona where apparently the creepers all live:

Fan of American Idol? Here’s ONE even better – Try out for Roommate Idol!
Millions are sure to apply, so get in line early. Instead of a record contract at the end, you get a fabulous new roommate – me!
Room for rent – private bathroom, private garage – all just for you! Recently renovated 999 square foot condo in South Scottsdale showcases granite countertops, new appliances, new carpet and the best roommate in the Valley. Me? 30 yo old professional female, works M-F, enjoys working out and hanging out with friends. No drugs, no drama (except for the kind once found on My So Called Life!) please! You – preferably female non smoker, grad student or professional, with great taste in roommates, able to pay the $500 rent plus utilities on a monthly basis (novel idea for some out there it seems) and a love of 90210 a real plus! Call or e-mail me if interested – you won’t be disappointed!
If you make it through the first round of try-outs, get ready for the vote-off show – ten finalists will make it and one will earn the right to move in with me!
Immediate availability, One month’s rent security deposit required, all rights reserved.

This girl really wants to show of her personality apparently. Besides having to “earn the right” to live with someone sound pretty crappy. Also this girl has like 5 ads put different ways in one she says “let St Valentine guide you into a new home”

have a spare room to rent. LADIES ONLY PLEASE. Nice home in NW Phoenix. High Speed Internet and cable access all utilities included. I live by myself am single and good looking. Would like to have a female roommate in good shape and willing to trade favors in exchange for rent. Please include a picture with your response.

AHHHH DON’T DO IT GIRLS!! Besides I hate it when boys are just like “I’m good looking”.

if you are looking to save some $$$$ or get away from a bad situation, i am willing to share my 1br apt with you at no cost. no need to pay for anything. you must be clean d&d free , feminine, OPEN MINDED & NO DRAMA. Tell me about situation & send pics, no pics no reply…

  creep
   

So really He is offering to get you out of a bad situation and into a worse one…

Free Looking for NUDIST female ROOMMATE

Need help in my nice home. I have reduced my rent from $400 with reductions for cooking, cleaning and shopping. Why am I offering this? I had 6 heart surgeries and I little stamina. I offer 1st week trial to see if we both like the living arrangement. Responsible person wanted to share a 2 bedroom (2000 sq ft) furnished house in south Chandler (YOUR bedroom is 18 x 18). Non-smoker, non-drug user.. 57″ TV in the main living area. Smaller one in YOUR room. Just me and the cat in it. I am respectful of the privacy of others. Looking for someone who will assist with cooking and cleaning. Want someone to share my home with. I want a friend and companion too.
Hahaha. I like that he only mentions the nudest thing in the title

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This is Where I Am

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Yeah that’s my front yard. including the about 2 feet of snow. lovely. Also apparently my family is just red neck enough to plant our Christmas tree out in front in our snow bank. CLASSY.

This Is where I should be.
Arizona neighborhood

 

With perhaps a bit less house clone-age going on. Ahh Arizona sounds nice right now. Someday I will live there. 

I also wouldn’t mind being back here:hawaii sunset

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Maybe. haha Jk. but I am leaving to Lake Powell for a week. to say that I am thrilled is an understatement. But I’ll be back, with maybe even some pictures. who knows. And I am taking the turtle that I tube the river on, so that should be exciting. I’m really looking forward to watching my family members wither up and die without cell phone service, Brents a gonner for sure. AND I’m Staying in Arizona tonight. cool right??  Awesome possum, WHooo hooo

Dont Forget me. :D

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OK. So road trip  2008 to St George Utah WHOOO HOOOO obviously this is going to be awesome. and an excellent first road trip because the way its set up our parent s are all like “well ok, that seems safe* so here is goes, what excites me most. no order

  • The music. the 5 cd’s we made plus anything else we want.
  • Singing at the top of our lungs.
  • Getting out of the cold to go to the warm.
  • The shopping!! YES I am going to spend more then I ought to.
  • Driving. We love to drive. sometimes we just drive around. now we actually have a destination.
  • Freedom to do pretty much whatever we want. no one Else’s plans.
  • Arizona. we will at least see it.
  • staying at my cousins house and playing her awesome games.

Its going to be AWESOME. We were made for this sortof thing

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  • It is warm there
  • There is no Daylight saving time
  • It is the only state that has the letter Z in it
  • It is a four corners state
  • The 6th largest state
  • Location of the Grand canyon
  • Location of part of Lake Powell
  • They have a pro football team the Arizona cardinals
  • They have pro basketball the Phoenix suns
  • they have pro baseball the Arizona Diamond backs
  • They have a pro la cross team the Arizona sting (PS that is awesome.)
  • they have a pro hockey team, the Arizona Coyotes (also they have like 10 minor hockey teams, apparently hockey is big there…. who knew?
  • home to the oldest rivalry in the NCAA (I am sure this is an opinion but who am I to decide?)
  • Psycho was filmed there
  • Michelle branch, Stevie Nicks, the lead guy from linkin park, and jordin sparks are from Arizona
  • Sandra day O’Connor is from Arizona
  • David spade is form Arizona
  • they call the Area around Phoenix the valley of the sun and that is awesome
  • They have a lot of cactus
  • they have the largest strand of ponderosa pine
  • their Flag is not impossible to color
  • You can tint your windows as dark as you want.
  • Their women’s basketball team (The Mercury) won the championship and is featured on the Wheaties box.
  • Jimmy Eat World and Scary kids scaring kids are from Arizona.

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