Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
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 for
the unexpected, welcomes challenges, who has it together and knows
where she's headed in life. Mostly down to Earth.
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.
A confident decision maker with goals and vision.
If you loved the Muppets and Goonies, enjoy single malts and the
occasional cigar, and still deny ever listening to Ace of Base or
the Cranberries - give a shoutout.
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
Loving my job, working on a 100 year old home, traveling, looking
for something elusive. That 'other half.'
Family always comes first. After that, I'm known for being loyal
and following through.
Strong personal standards - working to always be something I can be
proud of. We are all a work in progress, right?
A vegetarian who happily wears leather. Chew on that for a
I spend a lot of time thinking about:
life purpose, goals, connecting and helping people
Why high heels look amazing yet are vehicles of pure torture by 11
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Yep - this about sums it up!
Yes, I'm 35, never been married, no kids, and am happy with my
career and life in general.
I'm ready to be wowed and open to letting it happen. Looking for a
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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