Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I am a Santa Monica native who has recently returned to LA after 10
years in NYC.
I would rather talk about useless/random facts than myself (the
steel beam on top of the Empire State Building is not an antenna,
but was meant for docking Zeppelins)....or food. If you bring up
food, I will nerd out about it. I like people with opinions,
reading, scotch, IPA's, and large dogs. Nobody has ever called me
boring. Most importantly, I have never had a cavity and have
Instagram is @noithan.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
After college I went into finance and worked as an investment
banker before leaving to pursue my passion for food. I am now a
chef who has cooked in Michelin stared restaurants all over the
world and learned that getting yelled at in languages you don't
fully understand is absolutely terrifying. I recently started at an
amazing restaurant in Venice and am insanely happy there (you can
try and guess which one!).
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Going on random adventures
Throwing dinner parties
Dancing like that Dad who is trying to be cool in front of their
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Books: I really enjoy reading books on social statistics (using
statistical models to explain human behavior in society). Cook
books pretty much dominate all of my reading.
Shows: History Channel, Discovery Channel and Arrested
Music: 80s pop and 90s hardcore rap.
Food: Everything but iceberg lettuce.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
...and my NY Rangers season tickets. (Will be changed to Kings
tickets now that I am in Los Angeles)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
What would Oprah do?
How do I get Rachel Maddow's haircut?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
When I was a kid I had a rat tail. (My mom made me do it. She
thought it was cute.)
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You enjoy when Adele says Thank You at award shows ("Fank
You always dress up for Halloween.
You are willing to be my test subject for all of my cooking
creations (it won't get too crazy).
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