am I the only non-girly one around??

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Crazy4Chicks, Jan 31, 2008.

  1. Crazy4Chicks

    Crazy4Chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 20, 2007
    Glendale, AZ
    I was posting earlier that I love to go fishing , bait my hook,clean my own fish etc....

    And I realize that I am not very girly -

    I dont wear makeup very often

    I love a pair of jeans - I will not wear a dress unless someone hog ties me and makes me where it

    I dont spend alot of time or money fussing on my hair - I normally let it grow long enough to donate it to the locks of love foundation

    I dont do the bubble bath thing -

    I guess the only thing girly I do is I love to get my nails done - just so I can put on a pair of work gloves and put up a fence and build a chicken coop

    am I the only non-girly here??

    Julie
     
  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Well, you're more girly than I am I guess since I've never had my nails done in my life and haven't even bought a bottle of nail polish in 30+ years!! I've always been a tomboy.
     
  3. KKluckers

    KKluckers Time Out

    Sep 4, 2007
    I've always been called a tom boy, but I am Tommy girl(DH name [​IMG] ). Love to be outdoors and think it is a big waste to get all dolled up. I think that is why the husbands friends like me so much. I can out shoot and out fish most of them. [​IMG] They sure find it impressive.
     
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  4. wegotchickens

    wegotchickens DownSouth D'Uccles & Silkies

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    No.
    I also don't wear make-up except for dress-up times.
    I usually wear jeans, often wear flannel over my tank top, but do get all fancied up sometimes.
    I don't do my nails, except to trim them and slop some clear polish every now and then.
    I only color my hair because I got tired of listening to my kids laugh at the gray hair that THEY brought upon me!
    I played the drums all through high school and college; no girlie flute or clarinet even after Mom begged...
    I was usually rock-climbing & rapelling with the guys on weekends.
    I worked building theatre sets for several years, and would build a coop except DH won't let me. Offering to was what motivated him to build me one!

    No, you are not alone. I've never been a girlie girl...
     
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  5. stephys_fluffybutts

    stephys_fluffybutts Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am girly. But I like to roll around in chicken poo. ITS FUN!!!
     
  6. unionwirewoman

    unionwirewoman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Let's see........hunt every year, fish as much as I can , fix my own truck , I'm a Union app. wireman , rode bulls for 10yrs , too much to list .....so you're not alone .[​IMG]
     
  7. okiechick57

    okiechick57 Chillin' With My Peeps

    NON GIRLIES UNITE [​IMG]
    I dont wear makeup...do my hair..or nails.......I would rather be outside mowing,weedeating,chainsawing ,brush hogging...... YEAH.......would rather fight than switch [​IMG]
    When I worked I DID all those girlie things..........but see no reason to have to clean dirt and wood chips and grass and chicken poop and duck poop out from underneath perty nails.......mind you.....if I had ANYTHING in my life that warranted perty.....I would do it.....but I dont....so I dont [​IMG]
    I am aiming for a head of long gray hair in a bun kinda look....well I have the long hair but alas.......hardly any gray , noone in my family grays fast......well hardly anyone... but I will have a bun non the less and be in wranglers ![​IMG] OH and I do drive a truck only......just no fishin.....find it boring ~[​IMG]
     
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  8. okiechick57

    okiechick57 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I wonder if ANY other girlie or non girlie can top the riding bull thing !
     
  9. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    I think you'll find you have lots of company here.
     
  10. Parson's Wife

    Parson's Wife Blessed Abundantly

    Jan 22, 2008
    Arkansas
    Well, I'm very girlie... I always wear dresses, always like to look nice, whether in the chicken pen, or in church, I love to fish, I bait my own hook, clean (sometimes, why do that if you have someone that will?) I go hunting (when I have a chance, photography) love to ride horses, love the farm life, I'm a pretty good hand at milking, roping and I'm a pretty good shot w/ rifle or 22 handgun (Love skeet shooting). I take great pride in being able to be sufficient outdoors or in...I love to garden, plants, flowers...I love to decorate the house, church, cakes, and sew (not expert, but passable) & quilt...and I try to do as much as possible outdoors as in. I love my life. I love my family. I love being a woman, and I love, absolutely love, being a mother. I will also add that I have a pretty good selection of jean skirts...which may be similar to your jeans...[​IMG] but prefer pretty lightweight dresses in the summer with the humidity...very girlie...and I like to think," femimine"...it's not a bad thing...nor does it take effort really...nor a lot of "primping"!
     
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