FYI - Tracey Ross

(Eve, Passions)

Favorite actor: Ben Masters (Julian) and Gary Oldman.

Favorite actress: Renee Zellweger.

Favorite movie: Gone With the Wind.

Favorite TV shows: Passions and The Office (BBC).

Favorite authors: Ayn Rand and Charles Dickens.

If I could keep only one household appliance, it would be: blender

Currently reading: State of Fear, by Michael Crichton.

Favorite book: Little Women, by Louisa Mae Alcott.

Favorite food: Thanksgiving dinner.

Least favorite food: porridge.

Favorite comfort food: ice cream

Favorite comfort food: penne pasta

Greatest achievement: giving birth at home.

Cause I most believe in: laissez-faire capitalism

If I had one wish: I'd have a photographic memory and could remember everything I'd ever read.

What I treasure most: my relationship with my son.

First thing I do when I wake up in the morning: take off my makeup.

Last thing I do before I go to bed: think about taking off my makeup.

Most embarrassing moment: I mistook someone's wife for his mother. Trust me, there's no way out of that one!

Biggest regret: not having more children.

Something that makes me see red: bullies.

If I could live anywhere, it would be: 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

What I dislike most about my appearance: too short waist and too long arms and feet.

Greatest love: my son, Bryce (17).

Quality I like most in a mate: kindness.

What I would title my autobiography: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.

Person I would choose to play me in a movie about my life: Jada Pinkett Smith.

Best one word or short phrase that describes me: loves to laugh.

Favorite place in my home: my front porch.

Bad habit I wish I could break: my sweet tooth.

If I were a cartoon character I'd be: Tweety.

My epitaph: "Here lies a woman who made an honest go of it and did rather well considering all of her defects."