Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I have been retired two years now. I keep busy with family, yard
work, house work (a little) and club activities, and have taken two
great vacations in the last couple of years. I read, metal detect,
work on the computer (I am secretary of the metal detecting club,
frequent contributor to the bulletin for the mineral society and
publicity chair for the succulent society). I am a healthy 66-year
old, and would enjoy sharing my love of the Central Coast with an
equally healthy member of the female persuasion. I like to think of
my self as reasonably intelligent, self-sufficient ( I own my
home), and dependable. I have a poetic soul when inspired by a
friendly muse, and really miss the closeness of an inspiring
What I’m doing with my life
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I am active in a local gem and mineral society, cactus and
succulent society, and the local metal detecting club. I enjoy
working in the yard and doing woodwork and other art projects. I
enjoy the great outdoors every chance I get.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
I am OK at organizing outings (recently planned a tour for the
succulent society), I get by in the kitchen (have been told I am a
good cook), I appreciate good art and music, and I like to cuddle.
I like to challenge myself with the Sunday NY Times Crossword. Have
finished it in under an hour a couple of times.
The first things people usually notice about me
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Interesting question. Don't know that anyone ever came up to me and
said "the first thing I noticed about you was..." So I am still in
the dark on this one. Well, they may have said "nice shirt", or
nice belt buckle"...does that count?
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Christopher Moore is a recent favorite author, along with John
McPhee, Barbara Kingsolver, Janet Evanovich, and a host of others.
I really enjoy action movies. True Lies is one of my all-time
As far as eating, I eat to live (not the other way around).
Whatever is handy is good, but I enjoy Thai, Mexican, Italian and
plain ol' American fare.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Food, water, shelter, clothing and oxygen are necessities, the rest
maybe considered strong desires. Friends, family enjoyable
activities, and good health are among those.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What I am going to do next. But really, I am more a doer than a
thinker. I take my inspiration from Larry the Cable Guy. MJy n ew
motto is "Git 'er done!"
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
No typical Friday nights. Probably getting something done!
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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My favorite color is green. When I get to know you, you can ask me
You should message me if
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You live on the Central Coast within 25 miles of AG, you are a FIT,
frank female 57-67 who is looking for a steady, dependable,
outdoors lovin' kinda' guy. You enjoy hiking, kayaking, camping,
gardening, art, poetry, museums and exploration among other
Who are you looking for?
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