"I think that I can sing like Mariah Carey in the car ..lol"
Kandy Huckaby (Ross)
What did you do last night?
I went to cheer-leading meeting for my daughter and then ran to catch the last part of my son's football practice.
What do you usually eat for breakfast?
A muffin and a diet coke.
How many hours a night do you sleep?
What is your favorite hour of the day/night and why is it your favorite?
5 am when my husband leaves to work...then I have the entire bed to myself.
Where do you live now?
I still live here...it's actually a great place to raise your kids.
Why did you move there?
Never moved away.
Do you like living there? Explain.
Its a comfort zone for me...Whenever we travel, I love to come back home...crazy...huh? Maybe one day, I will move away.
What did you do in the years right after high school?
I married the love of my life (and he still is today) Billy... Started working right off...I'm addicted to work...now that's sick.
Tell us about your family? Kids? Spouses? Lovers? Partners? Divorces?
Oh...wow...There's so much about my husband and kids that I adore...My husband Billy is my best friend...Married, going on 20yrs...My kids are my life...I have a beautiful daughter named Krista, she just entered High School...I'm so proud of her...A great student, cheerleader and my little performer...My son is my comedian...he makes me laugh on a daily basis...He just entered into Jr. High...and girls calling constantly...(I'm a little worried about that)...I'm so blessed with my family...God knew exactly what he was doing with my life.
Do you have a job outside of your home?
Yes...I love working...I took sometime off when my kids were little...I've been working for Pacific Bell then to Sbc which is now AT&T for the last 8years ...Too many company mergers....
Do you like your job?
A little stressful at times...But, I love going to work, it keeps me busy.
Is it the job you thought you would have when you were back in High School and you contemplated the future?
NO...I always thought I would work in the Fashion Industry...I still love fashion...I just love to buy it now.
If you could have any job in the world what would it be?
That's easy...Fashion buyer.
What was your happiest day last year?
I had 2 great days last year...My daughter performed the National Anthem at the Rabobank Convention Center...in front of 2000 people...and My son winning a Supercross for Ama series...I was a proud Mother.
What is your biggest regret from the last 20 years?
No regrets. Everything happens for reason. It builds character.
Do you miss high school? What things do you miss about it?
I miss the innocence of that time. It was a great learning experience.
What is one of your favorite memories from high school?
There were so many. My favorite memories would have to be with my cheer squad. It was alot of fun...We were all pretty close...and did some crazy things. Not alot of drama.
What is one of your worst memories from high school?
Fighting with boyfriends...eew...
Who were your best friends in high school?
I had some great ones...Sherry Martin, SophiaValles, Jamie Barnes, Laura Stangland and Kristine Kohn...and my childhood friend Tonya Abernathy.
Have you kept in touch with them?
With Sherry most definitely...We talk daily. Our families are very close. She is what a friend is all about...Laura and I see each other...or bump into each other...she looks amazing...and Jamie hasn't aged at all. Tonya calls me and I think she prays for me alot...
How is your life different than the life you thought you would have after high school?
Its better then I expected...I've been blessed
Who was your favorite teacher?
OMG!! That's easy, Mr.Reese and Mr.Mercado...I had the biggest crush on them.
What was the biggest life lesson you learned in high school?
Never take nothing for granted...
Who was your favorite pop music band in high school?
Billy Idol...Sophia and I had a huge crush on him.
Why do you want to attend a high school reunion?
Just to catch up with some old friends.
Why do you NOT want to attend a high school reunion?
I want to go.
Are you nervous about attending your high school reunion? Explain.
Not nervous.. Anxious about seeing some dear friends.
Do you like answering these questions?
Do you have any tattoos? What are they?
What is your favorite food?
Are your parents still alive? How are they doing?
Yes, they are and doing great.
Are you happy with the way you look these days? Please explain.
I don't think anyone is ever really happy with they look...But, I'm content.
If you won the lottery what would you do with the money?
I would invest in real estate.
Are you religious? Spiritual? Agnostic? Is there a God?
I'm very spiritual...and yes, there is a God.
What do you watch on TV?
Grey's Anatomy (my favorite)...Life According to Jim...
What are your all-time favorite movies?
Oh. WOW. I guess Forest Gump. I love Tom Hanks.
In what ways have you changed the most from high school?
I'm more practical...and Health is so important to me. No longer do I take anything for granted.
In what ways are you the same from high school?
...I'm still sensitive...I can cry over the smallest things.
Tell us about three of your happiest experiences since leaving high school.
The birth of two my kids...and marrying my husband.
What do you like most about yourself?
I'm just easy going...simple.
What would you most like to change?
Being too sensitive.
Do you talk on your cellphone while driving?
Tell us something that very few people know about you.
I think that I can sing like Mariah Carey in the car ..lol
What would you like to happen at the reunion? What would leave you satisfied? What do you NOT want to happen at the reunion?
...I have no expectations...I hope everyone just enjoys themselves.
Did you enjoy answering these questions?
Of course...anything for you Ronnie.
Tell us something interesting about yourself that wasn't covered in the above questions...
I think you covered it all.