Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I characterize myself as positive and cheerful. I am well rounded,
in fact on any given day you could categorize me as the:
'Indoorsy' type- puttering around the house in my comfie cozies,
cooking, painting or simply relaxing with a good book or my latest
'Outdoorsy' type- ripping apart my deck, gardening, or tearing
through the wilderness with a backpack and setting up camp.
'Artsy Fartsy' type - painting gigantic canvasses, sewing funky
little objects, weaving necklaces, or refinishing antiques
'Serious smarty pants' type- reading, writing, teaching and/or
On many days I do a combination of the above. I am always looking
to try new things, and this is one new thing I am trying...let's
see if it works ;)
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Life...well, I have a career in an area I feel passionate about,
social justice and political work. I have had many success' in my
work life and experiences to date. I want to focus more on my
social life and look to the future of having my own family and
someone to share in all that life brings...you know that whole
"finding true happiness" thing, focus on healthy living, shifting
gears from all work to more play. I am taking the time to invite
the possibility of expanding my life and sharing it with someone
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Smiling. I am really good at smiling.
The first things people usually notice about me
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My eyes, my hair, and my over all bodaciousness.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: 1984, Oryx and Crake, Book of Negroes, Hunger Games, The
Girl with the Dragon Tattoo...
How about authors? Barbara Kingsolver, Miriam Toews, Bryce
Courtenay, Dave Eggers.
Shows: I watch a lot of British murder mysteries, mini series and
comedies...Waking Dead, Vera, Silk, Lewis, Modern Family, Big Bang
Theory, The Office...
(Just got the Game of Thrones Season One, so feeling like next
rainy day I will start a wee marathon and check that out)
Movies: Bridesmaids (chick version of the Hangover...tears rolling
down my cheeks funny), Hunger Games, Brave Heart, Gone With the
Wind, Alfred Hitchcock films...
Music: Led Zepplin, Modest Mouse, Florence and the Machine, Ben
Harper, Jack Johnson...Nina Simone...I love most music. I avoid
real extremes like death metal and heavy rap. I use to say no to
country, but I have warmed up to it over the years.
Food: I don't like liver, frozen green peas, or raw green peppers.
Pretty good with everything else.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
My french press
My slippers (winter)/flip flops (summer)
My comfy cozy sweater
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What I will do when I get really famous and rich.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Travelling to Vancouver Island to visit family, or kicking back
with friends/wine (not exclusive), relaxing and planning for the
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