Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am back in Philly after spending the summer living in a tent in
the woods of NW Connecticut where I was working / learning on an
organic farm. In addition to learning the basics of organic farming
I also learned how to milk goats, make cheese, pickles, and
I like to explore new places and learn new things
I like to walk around with no final destination
I love biking- it is my mode of transportation and self
I like to bring my camera along for the journey
I like to read books and magazines outside on a nice day
I like that short period between seasons (summer into fall is my
I live at a co-op, shop at a co-op, and work at a co-op
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Playing pirates outside, making play-dough inside, painting with
dirt, gluing with acorns, building a spaceship, and making apple
cider All this and more with a bunch of 2-6 year olds.
I also volunteer with Neighborhood Bike Works' Earn a Bike Program.
I teach (and learn) about bike repair with middle school
Also taking photos, writing books, knitting blankets, and baking
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Vegan cooking and baking (including my own Challah recipe)
starting a knitting group without knowing how to knit
assembling puppets out of things found around the house
exaggerating and embellishing real life stories to the point that
they border fiction
keeping the USPS afloat with all the snail mail I send
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
My long hair. I am growing it out to donate it. Thinking of cutting
it soon, but have become attached to it. (more like it is attached
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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I am always reading a book or two. Some of my favorite authors are:
Chuck Palahniuk, Max Barry, Douglas Coupland, Truman Capote, Mark
Twain, Frank McCourt, Jonathan Kozol, Dr. Suess, Roald Dahl, and
Shel Silverstein. I also enjoy short stories.
Magazines I subscribe to: The Sun, GOOD, Orion, Wired, and One
Podcasts I listen to while baking / doing the dishes: This American
Life, The Moth, Wiretap, Car Talk, Wait Wait Don't Tell Me, On The
Media, and Radiolab.
Movies: I enjoy going to International House and The Troc.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
photos of family and friends
What I try to keep in my bag at all time:
a knitting project
postcards , pens, and stamps
my current book
$3.99 film camera from Philly Aids Thrift
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What my next adventure will be.......
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Dancing, walking, tree climbing, sledding, biking, singing, drag
show watching, baking, puppet making and drinking.
I guess there is no real 'typical Friday night' for me
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I have a thing for overalls
You should message me if
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If you are in search of a random adventure especially if it
includes biking and tree climbing. If your looking for someone to
cook and bake yummy vegan food with. If you want to teach / learn a
I am thinking of biking to Detroit next summer and looking for
someone to join me for part or all of the ride.
If you like electronic communication
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