1. My full legal name is Jacoba Francisca Maria Smulders.
2. My character, Robin, on How I Met Your Mother became a Canadian after the creators discovered I was one and realized how awesome they are.
3. My teen celebrity crush was Zack Morris from Saved by the Bell.
4. I’m a salts, not sweets, kind of girl.
5. I speak French.
6. I always stop at lemonade stands.
7. I love America’s Funniest Home Videos.
8. I’ve never handled a real gun, unlike Robin.
9. My father is Dutch.
10. I have four sisters and three brothers.
11. My favorite movie is The Princess Bride.
12. I am not good at math. Not at all.
13. I was voted Most Respected in high school.
14. I’ve lived in Tokyo, Paris and Milan, Italy.
15. My sister played for the Holland women’s basketball team.
16. I prefer eating pizza and watching a movie at home to dressing up and going out.
17. I’m an avid photographer.
18. I spent a summer semester at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art learning Shakespeare and drinking Guinness.
19. I am the only one who thinks I can do a pretty good Elmo impression.
20. I want(ed) to become a marine biologist.
21. I am a certified PADI diver.
22. I own approximately 30 blazers.
23. I love comic books.
24. I volunteer at my local soup kitchen through St. Joseph’s Center.
25. I secretly wish I were a mermaid.