Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Here's to 2015! This new year holds many great things on the
horizon. Cheers to all!
If you're looking for a tall, dark Amazon with mysterious tattoos,
I think I can give you what you want -- as long as you can handle a
mostly intelligent blonde (is that an oxymoron?) who's always ready
to go on a random road trip, has it together and knows where she's
headed in life.
Sometimes you'll laugh at the things I say or suggest just because
it comes out all wrong.
Someone with zest who 'gets it.'
Someone who is a partner in crime, who knows who he is and has a
vision, yet is kind to others.
Are decisive, innovative. Goal oriented.
If you loved the Muppets and Goonies, enjoy single malts and the
occasional cigar, and still deny ever listening to Ace of Base -
give a shoutout.
Places with character call to me - I know the old bordellos and
speakeasys in town. Let me introduce you.
I love being outside rain or shine. A fav summer activity is
canoeing by tiki torchlight. Festivals and dancing too. How about a
whirl around the floor at Oktoberfest?
I need to learn how to golf (true).
Everyone looks more impressive carrying a big stick and at 5'4" on
a good day, I need every advantage I can get.
Long suffering Indians and Browns fan. It's a birthright,
what can ya say?
I laugh, am fun, and see the irony in situations.
I like to hold hands and cherish the unexpected. I'd like to see
you laugh and smile and relax a little.
Also, I like big mutts and I cannot lie. I've fostered and placed
I'm known for being fiercely loyal and following through.
If you're looking for a socially savvy, tech friendly,
well-networked (professionally), home owning lady, voila!
That was my goal in my 20s...now it's time to live to the
A vegetarian who happily wears leather. Chew on that for a
Yep - this about sums it up!
Bonus points if you roll NPR style :) Yeah. Channeling my inner
Education and personal growth are extremely important.
I work hard to be the best I can be and have goals that I'm working
I'm ready to be wowed. So I'm trying to be open to letting it
happen. Looking for a decent gentleman who is achievement focused
as well. Someone who will equally encourage me as much as I will
Mantra: Act with honor and dignity. What you put out there, comes
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Yes, I'm 34, never been married, no kids, and am happy with my
career and life in general.
I'm active in a couple civic and professional organizations and
love my job. I've returned to dancing, which I love, and am
planning to get into boxing here shortly at Title. Why? Why not?
I guess one could say I'm setting things up for the next phase of
life. Staying current, traveling, being supportive of my family,
moving forward and looking for something elusive. That 'other
half.' In the meantime, it's always good to have fun and meet new
My Spanish is kind of awful... I got us lost in Mexico around 2 in
the morning... but eventually got us back home.
My French is much better, generally with a glass of red in hand.
After 11 years, it better be useful for something!
I've seen some amazing things in the world, from Hungary to Cuba,
but there's more out there. Ever cross the Danube on foot in -5
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Finding new places and different ways to get there.
I'd also like to think I'm good at teaching, but I usually end up
learning more from my students as they teach me.
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Sense of passion and purpose, my eyes.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: I need to add to this, been focusing on trade publications
"Likeonomics" - Rohit Bhargava, Past VP of Ogilvy
"Tell It With a Story" - Paul Smith, P&G
"Damn right I'm from Cleveland!" - Mike Polk
Any other suggestions?
50 Shades was a "fortune cookie" kind of interesting...
Harry Potter was better, I refuse to read the New
Field of Dreams / A League of their Own
Full Metal Jacket
Any of the Muppet Movies
Red / Red II
Shows: More of a netflix kind of thing than appointment
American Dad / Family Guy
Big Bang Theory
Any Roast on Comedy Central
Mumford & Sons
Classic Rock, some oldies
Jazz - especially love live Jazz
Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears
Michael Buble to a degree, he's a bit smarmy but I like old school
John Mayer - mostly see Buble
Erin McCarley - popgun in particular
Christina - mostly just the Candyman album
Bonous Points if you know the following
Enter the Haggis
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Good friends, family & food (all together :)
Something to read
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
purpose, goals, connecting people
Why high heels were purposely created to look amazing yet are
vehicles of pure torture by 11 pm.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Meeting friends, traveling or out for a wine/whiskey tasting. Or
lately, working or grading papers.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I can dance and play an instrument, but can't drive stick. Go
figure. I dress conservatively at work, but have a drawer of
colorful nail polish I can never wear.
I secretly wish I could hack.
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
...you are smart, goal oriented, funny and enjoy life!
...you realize that just "Hi" or "Hello" isn't going to make me
...you understand that just because I/women in general *can* do
most things "all by myself" doesn't necessarily mean I/we want to.
Where's the fun in that? :)
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