Monday, January 14, 2013

Spotlight 2013: Whitney

Whitney, age 8

Do you have a hobby?  Yes.  Art. I also enjoy playing with Noami.

What do you like about school?  Art.  I also like lunch and recess and math.

What don’t you like about school?  How long and sometimes boring it is.  How many reviews we do.

Five things that make you happy:  Lollipops, pie, cake, cookies, and Caroline.

If you could meet any character from a book, who would it be?  Hermione Granger because she’s so smart.

What is the silliest thing you’ve ever done?  Get in a tickle fight with Ria and Landyn when they were at my house playing.

Would you like to play a musical instrument?  Yes.  The trumpet and violin.

What kind of job would you like to have?  Professional gymnast or professional artist.

If you could have a pet, what would it be?  A chinchilla or a gentle, relaxing dog.

What’s the most important thing that you do?  Go to church.

What’s the best dessert in the whole world?  Three-layer brownies.

Nickname?  Whitster. Brandon used to call me Boo.

What kind of car would you like to drive?  A red Ferrari.

What’s the coolest place you’ve ever visited?  Mount Rushmore

What’s the most exciting adventure you’ve ever had?  Exploring huge playgrounds I’ve never been to.

Have you ever won anything?  A warhead from Ria’s fake carnival.  And I’ve won a ribbon from the Reflections Contest two times.

One thing you’re really good at:  Art and gymnastics.

One thing you wish you were better at:  Sewing.

What scares you most?  Big grandpa caterpillars that dance.

If you had a million dollars, what would you buy first?  The collectible snow queen Lalaloopsy.

Favorite animal?  Chinchilla

Favorite snack?  Fruit roll-ups

Favorite TV show?  Gravity Falls

Favorite place:  The Clay Center

Favorite vegetable?  Celery?  I don’t really have a favorite vegetable, but I kind of like celery.

Favorite place to eat out?  Golden Corral

favorite meal?  Navajo tacos

favorite season?  Winter because it’s so snowy sometimes and I love the snow.

favorite song?  "Girl on Fire" by Alicia Keys

favorite game?  Zooreeka

Favorite sport?  Gymnastics

Favorite book?  Harry Potter 3

Favorite candy?  Butterscotch candies

Favorite color?  Magenta

Favorite movie?  Pee Wee Herman’s Big Adventure


  1. Please tell me that picture of the caterpillar is not real. It's not right?

  2. Natalie--Whitney wishes that were a fake caterpillar. Nope. Totally real. No photoshopping involved. We've seen two of them in our backyard. And they dance. I think they're awesome. The girls are terrified of them.

  3. ummmm... i think whitney likes gymnastics.

  4. A red Ferrari, lollipops, art, gymnastics, church and Pee Wee all rolled into one darling girl.

  5. She's growing up so fast! What an accomplished, smart young lady.

  6. That picture of the caterpillar is awesome! And I'm happy to see Whit's refelctions picture, she did great!